San Francisco Bay Ferry https://sanfranciscobayferry.com/ en Information on the New Pier 41 Short Hop Ferry https://sanfranciscobayferry.com/news/pier-41-short-hop-information <span class="field field--name-title field--type-string field--label-hidden">Information on the New Pier 41 Short Hop Ferry</span> <span class="field field--name-uid field--type-entity-reference field--label-hidden"><span lang="" about="/staff/45" typeof="schema:Person" property="schema:name" datatype="">tomhall</span></span> <span class="field field--name-created field--type-created field--label-hidden">Fri, 07/02/2021 - 14:05</span> Fri, 02 Jul 2021 21:05:39 +0000 tomhall 327 at https://sanfranciscobayferry.com Everything You Need to Know About the New Alameda Seaplane Ferry Route https://sanfranciscobayferry.com/news/everything-you-need-know-about-new-alameda-seaplane-ferry-route <span class="field field--name-title field--type-string field--label-hidden">Everything You Need to Know About the New Alameda Seaplane Ferry Route</span> <span class="field field--name-uid field--type-entity-reference field--label-hidden"><span lang="" about="/staff/45" typeof="schema:Person" property="schema:name" datatype="">tomhall</span></span> <span class="field field--name-created field--type-created field--label-hidden">Sun, 06/27/2021 - 09:24</span> Sun, 27 Jun 2021 16:24:21 +0000 tomhall 324 at https://sanfranciscobayferry.com New Gate Assignments in Effect at Downtown S.F. Terminal https://sanfranciscobayferry.com/news/downtown-san-francisco-gate-changes-july-2021 <span class="field field--name-title field--type-string field--label-hidden">New Gate Assignments in Effect at Downtown S.F. Terminal</span> <span class="field field--name-uid field--type-entity-reference field--label-hidden"><span lang="" about="/staff/45" typeof="schema:Person" property="schema:name" datatype="">tomhall</span></span> <span class="field field--name-created field--type-created field--label-hidden">Tue, 06/22/2021 - 12:54</span> <div class="clearfix text-formatted field field--name-body field--type-text-with-summary field--label-hidden field__item"><p><a href="https://sanfranciscobayferry.com/ferry-schedule-release-july-2021">San Francisco Bay Ferry will relaunch its service on July 1</a>, enhancing the schedule in Vallejo and Richmond, resuming service for Harbor Bay, launching the new Alameda Seaplane route and revamping the Oakland &amp; Alameda route to offer direct Oakland commute service to San Francisco. Weekend ferries on the Vallejo, Richmond and Oakland &amp; Alameda routes will be back on July 3, and Oracle Park ferry service will be in swing. <a href="https://sanfranciscobayferry.com/new-ferry-fares-july-2021">Did we mention that fares will be lower for the next year</a>, as well?</p> <p>This relaunch will also mean gate changes at the Downtown San Francisco Ferry Terminal, effective July 1.</p> <p>Here are the new gate assignments effective July 1. Note that all San Francisco Bay Ferry service in Downtown San Francisco will now occur at the gates south of the Ferry Building.</p> <h2>Weekday (Monday through Friday) Gate Assignments</h2> <ul><li><strong>Alameda Seaplane:</strong> Gate F</li> <li><strong>Harbor Bay:</strong> Gate F</li> <li><strong>Oakland &amp; Alameda:</strong> Gate G</li> <li><strong>Richmond:</strong> Gate E</li> <li><strong>Vallejo:</strong> Gate E</li> </ul><h2>Weekend (Saturday/Sunday) Gate Assignments</h2> <ul><li><strong>Oakland &amp; Alameda:</strong> Gate G</li> <li><strong>Pier 41 Short Hop:</strong> Gate F before 4 p.m.; Gate E after 4 p.m.</li> <li><strong>Richmond:</strong> Gate F</li> <li><strong>Vallejo:</strong> Gate E</li> </ul><p>Here's the new queuing map that will be in effect on July 1.</p> <img alt="Downtown San Francisco Ferry Terminal Queuing Map" data-entity-type="file" data-entity-uuid="208268cf-f5bd-4635-8099-331d7d5a8a94" src="/files/inline-images/WETA_2021_SF_Queuing_800x450.png" class="align-center" /><p><br /> Vallejo ferry service has historically operated out of Gate B on the north side of the Ferry Building. Beginning July 1, Vallejo ferry riders will disembark and board the ferry at Gate E on the south side of the Ferry Building every day of the week. Gate B will no longer be used for Vallejo ferry service as of July 1.</p> <p>This map shows where Gate E is in relation to Gate B.</p> <img alt="Downtown San Francisco Ferry Terminal Gate Map" data-entity-type="file" data-entity-uuid="7258e2ea-4a33-4c70-8ee2-2aa86bf930fa" src="/files/inline-images/Gate%20Map.jpg" class="align-center" /><p><br /> Please note that Richmond passengers will use Gate E on weekdays and Gate F on weekends.</p> <p>Guest assistance representatives will be on hand at the Downtown San Francisco Ferry Terminal to help passengers find their queues and gates during this transition.</p> <p>Questions? Email <a href="mailto:customerservice@sanfranciscobayferry.com">customerservice@sanfranciscobayferry.com</a> or ask a crew member.</p> </div> Tue, 22 Jun 2021 19:54:26 +0000 tomhall 321 at https://sanfranciscobayferry.com Take the Ferry to Giants Games in 2021 https://sanfranciscobayferry.com/giants-ferry-oracle-park-vallejo-oakland-alameda-2021 <span class="field field--name-title field--type-string field--label-hidden">Take the Ferry to Giants Games in 2021</span> <span class="field field--name-uid field--type-entity-reference field--label-hidden"><span lang="" about="/staff/45" typeof="schema:Person" property="schema:name" datatype="">tomhall</span></span> <span class="field field--name-created field--type-created field--label-hidden">Fri, 06/11/2021 - 11:18</span> Fri, 11 Jun 2021 18:18:22 +0000 tomhall 318 at https://sanfranciscobayferry.com San Francisco Bay Ferry Eases Social Distancing https://sanfranciscobayferry.com/news/covid19-ferries-social-distancing-eased <span class="field field--name-title field--type-string field--label-hidden">San Francisco Bay Ferry Eases Social Distancing</span> <span class="field field--name-uid field--type-entity-reference field--label-hidden"><span lang="" about="/staff/45" typeof="schema:Person" property="schema:name" datatype="">tomhall</span></span> <span class="field field--name-created field--type-created field--label-hidden">Tue, 05/25/2021 - 09:47</span> <div class="clearfix text-formatted field field--name-body field--type-text-with-summary field--label-hidden field__item"><p>Effective Wednesday, May 26, 2021, San Francisco Bay Ferry lowered social distancing requirements on board its vessels from six feet to three feet in accordance with guidance from public health officials. This allows significantly higher maximum capacity on board all ferries and reduce the risk of passengers being left behind. With this move, ferries will have a maximum capacity of roughly 50 percent the total number of seats onboard.</p> <p>Tape will be removed from ferry seats this week. Passengers should find seats at least three feet away from passengers already seated. WETA, the agency that provides San Francisco Bay Ferry service, will continue to <a href="https://sanfranciscobayferry.com/news/ferry-ridership-data-covid19">post seat availability charts on its website</a> every week.</p> <p>Masks remain required on board San Francisco Bay Ferry in accordance with federal rules requiring face coverings on public transit.</p> <p>The federal rules provide exceptions for passengers under two years old and when passengers are eating, drinking or taking medication for brief periods of time, provided the mask is worn in between bites and sips. Learn more at <a href="/covid19"><strong>sfbf.mobi/covid19</strong></a>.</p> <p>Enhanced cleaning remains in effect on the ferries. Restrooms with sinks and hand sanitizer dispensers are available on all vessels. The snack bar currently remains closed.</p> <p>San Francisco Bay Ferry will significantly enhance service and temporarily lower fares on July 1. New schedules have been posted at <strong><a href="/new-schedules">sfbf.mobi/new-schedules</a></strong>.</p> <p>Thank you for riding San Francisco Bay Ferry, the best way to cross the Bay.</p> </div> Tue, 25 May 2021 16:47:21 +0000 tomhall 316 at https://sanfranciscobayferry.com Get 80% Off Lyft Rides to the Vallejo Ferry https://sanfranciscobayferry.com/news/get-80-lyft-rides-vallejo-ferry <span class="field field--name-title field--type-string field--label-hidden">Get 80% Off Lyft Rides to the Vallejo Ferry</span> <span class="field field--name-uid field--type-entity-reference field--label-hidden"><span lang="" about="/staff/45" typeof="schema:Person" property="schema:name" datatype="">tomhall</span></span> <span class="field field--name-created field--type-created field--label-hidden">Fri, 05/21/2021 - 08:58</span> Fri, 21 May 2021 15:58:23 +0000 tomhall 314 at https://sanfranciscobayferry.com New Ferry Schedules Released, Effective July 1 https://sanfranciscobayferry.com/news/new-ferry-schedules-released-effective-july-1 <span class="field field--name-title field--type-string field--label-hidden">New Ferry Schedules Released, Effective July 1</span> <span class="field field--name-uid field--type-entity-reference field--label-hidden"><span lang="" about="/staff/45" typeof="schema:Person" property="schema:name" datatype="">tomhall</span></span> <span class="field field--name-created field--type-created field--label-hidden">Wed, 05/19/2021 - 12:58</span> Wed, 19 May 2021 19:58:44 +0000 tomhall 312 at https://sanfranciscobayferry.com Clipper Is Now Available on Your iPhone or Android https://sanfranciscobayferry.com/news/clipper-on-your-phone-ferry <span class="field field--name-title field--type-string field--label-hidden">Clipper Is Now Available on Your iPhone or Android</span> <span class="field field--name-uid field--type-entity-reference field--label-hidden"><span lang="" about="/staff/45" typeof="schema:Person" property="schema:name" datatype="">tomhall</span></span> <span class="field field--name-created field--type-created field--label-hidden">Fri, 04/16/2021 - 10:33</span> <div class="clearfix text-formatted field field--name-body field--type-text-with-summary field--label-hidden field__item"><img alt="Clipper On Your Phone" data-entity-type="file" data-entity-uuid="ed3e33a6-57ff-4a95-9354-a0a069ecf8ca" src="/files/inline-images/COYP-1.jpg" class="align-center" /><p> </p> <p>Clipper, the Bay Area's universal transit fare payment tool, has now launched its payment app and integration with iPhone, Apple Watches and Android devices. You can now set up your Clipper account on your smartphone, add funds on the go and tag on and off when riding transit through Apple Wallet or Google Pay.</p> <p>When using the Clipper app or a Clipper card on San Francisco Bay Ferry, be sure to tag on when boarding the ferry and tag off when exiting to ensure you are charged the correct fare.</p> <p><a href="https://www.clippercard.com/ClipperWeb/pay-with-phone">Learn more and find a link to app at the Clipper website</a>.</p> </div> Fri, 16 Apr 2021 17:33:49 +0000 tomhall 306 at https://sanfranciscobayferry.com WETA Adopts Core Principles to Guide Ferry System Recovery https://sanfranciscobayferry.com/news/weta-adopts-core-principles-guide-ferry-system-recovery <span class="field field--name-title field--type-string field--label-hidden">WETA Adopts Core Principles to Guide Ferry System Recovery</span> <span class="field field--name-uid field--type-entity-reference field--label-hidden"><span lang="" about="/staff/45" typeof="schema:Person" property="schema:name" datatype="">tomhall</span></span> <span class="field field--name-created field--type-created field--label-hidden">Thu, 02/04/2021 - 15:35</span> Thu, 04 Feb 2021 23:35:26 +0000 tomhall 287 at https://sanfranciscobayferry.com Redwood City Ferry Project Moves to Next Step https://sanfranciscobayferry.com/news/redwood-city-feasibility-study-2021 <span class="field field--name-title field--type-string field--label-hidden">Redwood City Ferry Project Moves to Next Step</span> <span class="field field--name-uid field--type-entity-reference field--label-hidden"><span lang="" about="/staff/45" typeof="schema:Person" property="schema:name" datatype="">tomhall</span></span> <span class="field field--name-created field--type-created field--label-hidden">Tue, 01/26/2021 - 15:17</span> Tue, 26 Jan 2021 23:17:20 +0000 tomhall 283 at https://sanfranciscobayferry.com