Routes & Schedules

Alameda Seaplane Alameda Seaplane

Weekday commute service between Seaplane Lagoon in Alameda and Downtown San Francisco. This route should be used by Alameda riders traveling weekdays before 9:30 a.m. See the Oakland & Alameda route for midday and weekend service for Alameda.

Harbor Bay Harbor Bay

Weekday service between Harbor Bay and Downtown San Francisco with limited midday departures. The Harbor Bay Ferry Terminal is located on Bay Farm Island in the City of Alameda. This is also a good option for commuters from San Leandro.

Oakland & Alameda Oakland_Alameda

Daily service between Oakland, Main Street Alameda and Downtown San Francisco. This is the best option for travelers from Oakland, Berkeley and northern Alameda County. This is also the best option for Alameda Island residents traveling outside the morning weekday commute window.

Richmond Richmond

Daily service between Richmond and Downtown San Francisco. This is the best option for riders in Contra Costa County.

South San Francisco SSF

Weekday commute service between Oakland, Main Street Alameda and South San Francisco. This route is a good option for East Bay residents who work in South San Francisco and Oyster Point.


Daily service between Vallejo and Downtown San Francisco with select trips to Mare Island. This is the ferry route for passengers from Solano and Napa counties.

Seasonal Sports Routes

San Francisco Bay Ferry offers service connecting Vallejo, Alameda and Oakland to Oracle Park for Giants home games and service connecting Alameda and Oakland to Chase Center for Warriors games.

Short Hop Routes

Alameda Short Hop 

The Alameda Short Hop connects Main Street Alameda and Oakland via a 10-minute trip across the Oakland Estuary on weekdays. This is a great option for Alamedans who are commuting to or visiting Oakland.

Pier 41 Short Hop

The Pier 41 Short Hop connects Downtown San Francisco to the Pier 41 Marine Terminal on weekends only. Note that most passengers riding to Pier 41 will need to transfer in Downtown S.F.

Other Bay Area Ferry Routes

See below for links to information on Bay Area ferry service not operated by San Francisco Bay Ferry.

Treasure Island Ferry Service

Larkspur | Sausalito | Tiburon | Angel Island - Golden Gate Ferry

Alcatraz Ferry Service