September 3, 2013

Golden Gate Bridge Traffic and Golden Gate Ferry Ridership During Bay Bridge Closure 2013

Note: All figures are preliminary and not audited.

Golden Gate Bridge  |  Golden Gate LARKSPUR Ferry  |  Golden Gate SAUSALITO Ferry

Golden Gate Bridge

SOUTHBOUND TRAFFIC, LABOR DAY WEEKEND 2013 vs. 2012

 
2013
2012
# Vehicles
(+/-)
%
(+/-)
Friday
62,732
52,764
9,968
+18.89%
Saturday
57,754
46,247
11,507
+24.88%
Sunday
62,020
47,481
14,539
+30.62%
Monday
62,821
49,368
13,453
+27.25%
TOTALS
245,327
195,860
49,467
+25.41%

SOUTHBOUND TRAFFIC (4AM-8AM), THURSDAY THROUGH SUNDAY

Southbound
Thu.,
Aug. 29
Fri.,
Aug. 30
Sat.,
Aug. 31

Sun.,
Sept. 1

4am to 8am TOTAL
14,647
11,720
4,552
3,373
 
35% increase in traffic as compared to the previous Thursday
21% increase in traffic as compared to the previous Friday

53% increase in traffic as compared to the previous Saturday

62% increase in traffic as compared to the previous Sunday

Golden Gate LARKSPUR Ferry

THURSDAY & FRIDAY (Larkspur to San Francisco)

Trip
Thu.,
Aug. 29
Thu.,
Aug. 22
Diff.
Fri.,
Aug. 30
Fri.,
Aug. 23
Diff.
5:45am
242
175
+67
202
180
+22
6:35am
448

277

+177
358
245
+113
7:00am
448
304
+144
330
292
+38
7:30am
448
326
+122
334
271
+63
7:50am
409
404
+5
328
317
+11
8:20am
330
434
-104
305
391
-86
8:40am (added)
64
n/a
+64
n/a
n/a
n/a
9:15am
188
244
-56
211
232
-21
11:00pm (added Friday only)
--
--
--
2
n/a
+2
TOTALS
2,577
2,164
+413
2,068
1,928
+142

THURSDAY & FRIDAY (San Francisco to Larkspur)

Trip
Thu.,
Aug. 29
Thu.,
Aug. 22
Diff.
Fri.,
Aug. 30
Fri.,
Aug. 23
Diff.
3:00pm
247
255
-8
448
316
+132
3:35pm
264
190
+74
448
241
+207
4:10pm (added TH & F)
245
n/a
+245
308
n/a
+308
4:25pm
296
377
-81
216
414
-198
5:00pm
448
448
0
392
371
+21
5:20pm
314
290
+24
204
236
-32
5:55pm
448
438
+10
320
343
-23
6:25pm
352
325
+27
238
253
-15
6:45pm (added TH)
11
n/a
+11
n/a
n/a
n/a
7:20pm
228
234
-6
181
154
+27
12:00am (added F)
n/a
n/a
n/a
21
n/a
+21
TOTALS
2,853
2,557
+296
2,776
2,328
+448

SATURDAY & SUNDAY (Larkspur to San Francisco)

Trip
Sat.,
Aug. 31
Sat.,
Aug. 24
Diff.
Sun.,
Sep. 1
Sun.,
Aug. 25
Diff.
9:40am
382
346
+36
312
395
-83
11:40am
477
331
+146
484
309
+175
1:40pm
300
203
+97
180
149
+31
3:30pm (added)
86
n/a
+86
108
n/a
+108
4:45pm
296
296
0
244
234
+10
6:00pm (added)
77
n/a
+77
72
n/a
+72
9:15pm (added)
53
n/a
+53
37
n/a
+37
11:00pm (added)
7
n/a
+7
8
n/a
+8
TOTALS
1,678
1,176
+502
1,445
1,087
+358

SATURDAY & SUNDAY (San Francisco to Larkspur)

Trip
Sat.,
Aug. 31
Sat.,
Aug. 24
Diff.
Sun.,
Sep. 1
Sun.,
Aug. 25
Diff.
12:40pm
334
181
+153
151
342
-191
3:45pm
311
284
+27
324
270
+54
5:00pm (added)
182
n/a
+182
188
n/a
+188
6:25pm
243
235
+8
282
369
-87
7:25pm
181
132
+49
121
75
+46
8:30pm (added)
118
n/a
+118
87
n/a
+87
10:00pm (added)
62
n/a
+62
78
n/a
+78
12:00am (added)
29
n/a
+29
55
n/a
+55
TOTALS
1,460
832
+628
1,286
1,056
+230

Golden Gate SAUSALITO Ferry:

NOTE: Several trips between Sausalito and San Francisco were cancelled to help manage passenger loads and departures which were delayed.

SATURDAY & SUNDAY (Sausalito to San Francisco)

Trip
Sat.,
Aug. 31
Sat.,
Aug. 24
Diff.
Sun.,
Sep. 1
Sun.,
Aug. 25
Diff.
11:20am
237
205
+32
60
119
-59
12:45pm
149
190
-41
Canc.
183
-183
1:15pm (added)
39
n/a
+39
102
n/a
+102
2:10pm
401
435
-34
309
275
+34
2:35pm
255
230
+25
272
138
+134
3:50pm
567
383
+184
392
315
+77
4:15pm
350
208
+142
411
216
+195
5:35pm
600
401
+199
600
335
+265
6:00pm
400
284
+116
535
210
+325
6:45pm (added)
230
n/a
+230
220
n/a
+220
7:30pm
376
216
+160
271
166
+105
TOTALS
3,604
2,552
+1,052
3,112
1,957
+1,155

SATURDAY & SUNDAY (San Francisco to Sausalito)

Trip
Sat.,
Aug. 31
Sat.,
Aug. 24
Diff.
Sun.,
Sep. 1
Sun.,
Aug. 25
Diff.
10:40am
342
207
+135
495
210
+285
12:00pm
509
203
+306
399
316
+83
12:30pm (added)
171
n/a
+171
270
n/a
+270
1:25pm
351
264
+87
Canc.
201
-201
1:55pm (added)
112
n/a
+112
495
n/a
+495
2:50pm
342
181
+161
216
161
+55
3:25pm
111
57
+54
105
66
+39
4:40pm
134
115
+19
137
119
+18
5:05pm
65
39
+26
35
39
-4
6:00pm (added)
21
n/a
+21
27
n/a
+27
6:45pm
68
76
-8
39
66
-27
TOTALS
2,226
1,142
+1,084
2,218
1,178
+1,040