June 12, 2014

Opera at the Ballpark Returns - Saturday, July 5, 2014!
Ride the 6:00 pm Golden Gate Larkspur Ferry Trip to AT&T Park for Opera at the Ballpark


Relax onboard Golden Gate Ferry for the hour-long trip to AT&T Park to enjoy a free simulcast of San Francisco Opera's production of Verdi's La Traviata. The ferry trip departs the Larkspur Ferry Terminal at 6:00pm and returns 30 minutes after the conclusion of the performance.

The simulcast lasts about 3 hours, with two intermissions, and features English subtitles on the ballparkā€™s high definition screens. AT&T Park concessions will be open. For more Opera at the Ballpark details, visit http://sfopera.com/Season-Tickets/Opera-at-the-Ballpark-Registration-2014.aspx.


  • $11.50 one-way/$23 round trip, per person. See important notes below.
  • Children 5 and under ride FREE (limit 2 per fare-paying adult). See important notes below.
  • No other discounts apply.

Ferry Tickets

Advance purchase is required. Ferry tickets to Opera at the Ballpark are NOT available at GGF terminals.

  • Buy Online Now. See important notes below.
  • Buy Over the Phone: 1-877-473-4849 (hours: 9am - 9pm)

Note: These ferry tickets to Opera at the Ballpark are NOT refundable. They can be used, however, on regular Larkspur Ferry service on the day of the event (Saturday, July 5, 2014) only. Clipper cards are NOT accepted on this service.

Then choose how you want to receive your Ferry tickets:

  • Print Tickets @ Home
  • Mailed to your Home ($2 fee applies) Not available within 10 days of event

Important Notes - PLEASE READ

  • We are using the same ticketing system as we do for our Giants Ferry service. Be sure to purchase tickets for the JULY 5 event (see screenshot at right). All other dates shown in the monthly calendars are for ball games.
  • Tickets are sold separately for the trip TO AT&T PARK and the trip TO LARKSPUR. If you are traveling in both directions, you'll need to add both "events" to your cart. See screenshot at right - "Vessel departs 6:00 PM" is for the trip TO AT&T PARK and "Vessel departs 30mins after end of performance" is for the return trip TO LARKSPUR. Click the "T" to purchase; select ticket quantity on next page.
  • Children 5 & under do not need a ticket to ride. If you'll be traveling with children 5 & under, please e-mail GiantsFerryKids@goldengate.org after you've purchase ferry tickets with "OPERA AT THE BALLPARK, JULY 5" in SUBJECT line, and your full name and address, direction(s) of travel, and the number of children in the BODY of the email.

Departure Times

  • Ferry departs Larkspur at 6:00 pm. Travel time is 60 minutes. The ferry docks right outside AT&T Park's center field entrance
  • Ferry departs AT&T Park promptly 30 minutes after the conclusion of the simulcast


Parking at the Larkspur Terminal is free on weekends. Drivers are advised to use extra CAUTION when driving in the Ferry Terminal parking lot

Security Advisories

  1. Passengers may NOT bring the following items on board the ferry or into AT&T Park: weapons or security-sensitive objects, open containers (alcoholic or non-alcoholic), alcoholic beverages, hard-sided coolers, and briefcases/diaper bags/purses/ backpacks/bags larger than 16"x16"x8".
  2. The following additional items are NOT allowed into ATT&T Park: laser pointers, air-powered noise makers, non-alcoholic beer or wine, glass bottles/metal cans, animals except certified service dogs and service dogs in training.
  3. Passengers may NOT leave items unattended on the ferry.
  4. For the safe management of passengers and crew, Golden Gate Ferry will suspend the sale of alcoholic beverages 20 minutes prior to arrival in Larkspur.

Trip Planning Assistance

For trip planning assistance, call 511 (say "Golden Gate Transit," then "operator" to bypass recorded messages)/TDD 711. The Golden Gate Customer Service Center is open weekdays, except holidays, from 7am to 6pm.