Take the Ferry to Giants Games

San Francisco Bay Ferry is the best way to get to San Francisco Giants games. We have service options for all remaining home games this season for passengers coming from Alameda, Oakland and Vallejo. Check out the following pages for details on service for specific routes:

>> Details on the Oracle Park Ferry (Oakland & Alameda) route
>> Details on the Oracle Park Ferry (Vallejo) route

For many games, direct ferry service to or from Oracle Park is offered. Reservations are required for direct ballpark service. Learn more and buy advance tickets at the links above.

For games in which there is no direct service, we have details on using regular ferry service to get to the game. Learn more at the links above.

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New this season, San Francisco Bay Ferry provides the free Ballpark Short Hop for weekend afternoon games. Learn more below.

Free Ballpark Short Hop

San Francisco Bay Ferry now provides a free Ballpark Short Hop for weekend afternoon games. This short hop provides a great new connection to Oracle Park for all San Francisco Bay Ferry routes serving the Downtown San Francisco Ferry Terminal on weekends (Oakland & Alameda, Richmond and Vallejo).

The Ballpark Short Hop is completely free for the 2021 season.

The Ballpark Short Hop operates on timed departures listed below. Boarding the Ballpark Short Hop is on a first come, first served basis.

Getting to the Ballpark

These trips connect to the Ballpark Short Hop. Ride one of the departures to Downtown S.F. and transfer to the Ballpark Short Hop at Gate (closest to the Ferry Building).

  • OAKLAND: 11:15 AM
  • MAIN ST. ALAMEDA (ON THE OAKLAND & ALAMEDA ROUTE): 11:00 AM
  • RICHMOND: 12:00 PM
  • VALLEJO: 10:20 AM, 11:40 AM

Here's the schedule for the Ballpark Short Hop headed to Oracle Park.

Depart Downtown S.F. | GATE E Arrive Oracle Park
11:50 AM 12:05 PM
12:40 PM 12:55 PM

Leaving the Ballpark

Starting in September 2021, the Ballpark Short Hop post-game schedule has changed. Going forward, the Ballpark Short Hop will leave Oracle Park twice: 20 minutes after the last out and about an hour after the last out.

Here are the connecting transbay trips for which the post-game Ballpark Short Hop connects. Just get off the Short Hop and transfer to the right gate to meet your ferry home.

  • OAKLAND & ALAMEDA (GATE G): 4:45 PM, 6:00 PM
  • RICHMOND (GATE F): 6:00 PM
  • VALLEJO (GATE E): 5:05 PM, 5:35 PM

We have later departures on all three routes, as well. See the full schedule on our Routes & Schedules page.


Questions? Call 707-643-3779 or email customerservice@sanfranciscobayferry.com.