Posted November 19, 2014

Golden Gate Bus Schedule Changes
Effective December 14 & 15, 2014

(información en español)

On Sunday, December 14 and Monday, December 15, Golden Gate Transit (GGT) will adjust service schedules to improve system efficiency and service delivery.

The service adjustment with the biggest impact to customers is the replacement of Route 80 with additional service on Route 70 and Route 101. Customers can get more information about this change and trip planning assistance HERE.

Routes 4, 18, 24, 27, 38, 40, 42, 54, 56, 70, 72X, 74, 92, 93, 101, 101X:

Schedules adjusted up to six minutes to improve connections and running times. Click for new timetables.

Route 4:

  • One southbound and one northbound trip will be added.
  • Southbound trips departing E. Blithedale & Tower at 5:52 am, 6:48 am, and 7:42 am will be extended to 8th & Folsom.
  • Three northbound trips will begin at Folsom & 7th departing at 3:40 pm, 4:40 pm, and 5:40 pm.
  • Southbound trips after 9:00 am will travel on North Point Street in San Francisco, not Beach Street.
  • Other trip times adjusted.
  • Click for new timetables.

Route 24:

  • Two southbound and two northbound trips will be added.
  • Southbound trips departing Sir Francis Drake Blvd & Olema at 6:03 am, 6:52 am, and 7:45 am will be extended to 8th & Folsom.
  • Four northbound trips will begin at Folsom & 7th departing at 3:20 pm, 4:20 pm, 5:20 pm, and 6:20 pm.
  • Other trip times adjusted.
  • Click for new timetables.

Route 27:

  • Southbound trips after 9:00 am will travel on North Point Street in San Francisco, not Beach Street.
  • Click for new timetables.

Route 35:

  • Route will NO LONGER serve Andersen Drive. Alternate service is available on Route 29 on weekdays and on Route 42 on weekends (from Bellam Blvd).
  • Click for new timetables.

Route 36:

Route 37:

  • New FREE Ferry shuttle will operate between the Smith Ranch Park & Ride lot and the Larkspur Terminal during morning and afternoon commutes, with additional stops at the Terra Linda/Freitas Parkway and North San Pedro bus pads.
  • Click for more information.
  • Click for new timetables.

Route 54:

  • One southbound and one northbound trip will be added.
  • Southbound trips departing Novato GGT at 5:11 am, 6:10 am, 6:51 am, and 7:48 am will be extended to 8th & Folsom.
  • Four northbound trips will begin at Folsom & 7th departing at 3:00 pm, 4:00 pm, 5:00 pm, and 6:00 pm.
  • Other trip times adjusted.
  • Click for new timetables.

Route 56:

  • All trips will operate via the Broadway Tunnel and will NO LONGER serve the Levi’s Plaza and Fisherman’s Wharf areas. Alternate service to/from these areas is available by transferring to/from any Financial District commute route (except Route 72X) at the GGB Toll Plaza or Richardson & Francisco.
  • Click for new timetables.

Route 58:

Route 70:

Route 76:

  • will run on a detour in Petaluma and will no longer serve two SOUTHBOUND stops. The stop on East Washington at Maria Drive and the stop on McDowell at McNeil Drive will not be served during the detour, but alternate stops are nearby.
  • During the detour, southbound buses will turn left from East Washington onto Maria Drive and serve the stop on Maria Drive at Creekside (currently a Petaluma Transit bus stop), and then stop at the Eastside Transit Center at Washington Square (next to Safeway) on Maria Drive. Buses will turn left onto McDowell and continue normal routing.
  • Northbound stops will be unaffected.
  • Detour is in effect until further notice.

Route 80:

Route 91:

  • Route will be ELIMINATED. For alternate service to 8th & Folsom in the morning and from Folsom & 7th in the afternoon, see Routes 4, 24, and 54 for select trips extended to these stops. Alternate service to these areas is also available on Routes 92 and 93.

Route 93:

Route 101:


More Information

For new schedules or trip planning assistance, pick up the Winter 2014/2015 Transit Guide on your bus or ferry, visit our Schedules Page, or call 511 (say “Golden Gate Transit,” then “operator” to bypass recorded messages)/TDD 711.

The Golden Gate Customer Service Center is open weekdays from 7am to 6pm. The Customer Service Center will be CLOSED on Thanksgiving, Christmas, and New Year's days, and open from 7am to 11am and 1pm to 5pm on Christmas Eve, Wednesday, December 24.