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BART - Bay Area Rapid Transit

San Francisco BART

The Bay Area Rapid Transit (BART) trains serve 45 stations in San Francisco and surrounding cities of Berkeley, Oakland and Richmond in the counties of Alameda, Contra Costa and San Mateo. BART also operates a route to San Francisco International Airport.

BART Service Hours

Weekdays 4:00 am - Midnight
Saturday 6:00 am - Midnight
Sunday 8:00 am - Midnight

BART Frequency of Service

On weekdays trains run every 15 minutes.
Nights, weekends and holidays trains run every 20 minutes.

BART Fares and Tickets

BART fares are based on how far you travel. Children 4 and under ride free, but everyone else must have a valid ticket to ride the BART.
Use the BART Fare Calculator to determine the fare to your destination.

BART Ticket machines located at BART stations accept debit/credit cards, and cash

BART Holiday Hours

BART operates Weekdays 4:00 am - Midnight, Saturdays 6:00 am - Midnight and Sundays 8:00 am - Midnight except as follows:

Holiday Schedule
New Year's Day Sunday (8:00 am - Midnight)
Martin Luther King, Jr. Day Saturday (6:00 am - Midnight)
President's Day Saturday (6:00 am - Midnight)
Memorial Day Sunday (8:00 am - Midnight)
Independence Day Sunday (8:00 am - Midnight)
Labor Day Sunday (8:00 am - Midnight)
Thanksgiving Day Sunday (8:00 am - Midnight)
Christmas Day Sunday (8:00 am - Midnight)

BART System Train Lines

Blue Line

The Blue Line route travels between Dublin/Pleasanton - San Francisco - Daly City

Yellow Line

The Yellow Line route travels between Pittsburg/Bay Point - San Francisco - San Francisco International Airport (extended to Millbrae in the evenings and weekends)

Orange Line

The Orange Line route travels between Richmond - Fremont

Red Line

The Red Line route travels between Richmond - San Francisco - Millbrae (Richmond - Daly City on Mondays - Fridays before 9pm.)

Green Line

The Green Line route travels between Fremont - San Francisco - Daly City

Weekly or monthly passes are not available on BART
BART discount tickets are only sold through the mail and at selected retail vendors throughout the Bay Area.

BART Map San Francisco

San Francisco Attractions

SF BART Stations

  • 12th St. Oakland City Center
    16th St. Mission (SF)
    19th St. Oakland
    24th St. Mission (SF)
    Ashby (Berkeley)
    Balboa Park (SF)
    Bay Fair (San Leandro)
    Castro Valley
    Civic Center / UN Plaza
  • Colma
    Daly City
    Downtown Berkeley
    Dublin / Pleasanton
    El Cerrito del Norte
    El Cerrito Plaza
    Embarcadero (SF)
    Fruitvale (Oakland)
  • Glen Park (SF)
    Lake Merritt (Oakland)
    MacArthur (Oakland)
    Montgomery St. (SF)
    North Berkeley
    North Concord / Martinez
    Oakland Int'l Airport
  • Orinda
    Pittsburg / Bay Point
    Pleasant Hill / Contra Costa Centre
    Powell St. (SF)
    Rockridge (Oakland)
    San Bruno
  • San Francisco Int'l Airport
    San Leandro
    South Hayward
    South San Francisco
    Union City
    Walnut Creek
    West Dublin / Pleasanton
    West Oakland

Traveling to or from San Francisco International Airport (SFO) and Oakland International Airport (OAK)?

Taking BART from San Francisco International Airport

Taking BART from Oakland International Airport

BART Connections

BART to Muni Connection

When you transfer from BART to Muni, Muni Metro light rail, or historic streetcars within an hour of using your adult Clipper card, you will automatically receive a 50-cent discount.

BART to Caltrain Connection at Millbrae Station

BART riders can transfer to Caltrain at the Millbrae Intermodal Station for destinations the Peninsula and south to San Jose and Gilroy.

Separate tickets are required to ride the Caltrain service and can be purchased at the Millbrae Station. More Information

BART to Capitol Corridor / AMTRAK Connection

BART riders can transfer to Amtrak trains at the Richmond and Coliseum Stations for travel north, south and east. More information (800)872-7245;

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