August 2012

San Francisco Bay Ferry – M/V Solano Vallejo Service Update for Friday

August 31, 2012

The repairs to remedy the coolant leak on the M/V Solano are proving much more involved than originally thought and with the M/V Vallejo undergoing a gearbox over-haul the following service is scheduled for Friday (8/31/12) afternoon/evening. The M/V Intintoli will complete the 3:10p from Fisherman’s Wharf and the 3:30p and 6:00pm SFFB departures, along […]

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San Francisco Bay Ferry Bus Substitutions for Fri. 8/31/12 Evening

August 31, 2012

We will have the following Bus Substitutions for the evening/afternoon of Friday (8/31/12): One Sol-Trans Bus for the 3:20pm Vallejo departure Two Sol-Trans & One Coach 21 Bus for the 4:30pm SFFB departure One Coach 21 Bus for the 4:05pm from Vallejo Three Coach 21 Buses for the 5:15pm from the SFFB We are cautiously […]

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Revised – Bus Substitutions for Friday 8/31/12

August 31, 2012

An update from San Francisco Bay Ferry – Vallejo: ———————————————– Due to the gearbox issues on the M/V Vallejo and the coolant leak repairs taking place on the M/V Solano, Bus Substitutions for Friday 8/31/12 are as follows: 6:30am Vallejo departure – Three Sol-Trans Buses 7:35am SFFB departure – One Sol-Trans Bus 7:00am Vallejo departure […]

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Giants Ferry departure time change, Sun., September 9

August 30, 2012

On Sunday, September 9, due to the SF Giants game time change, the Giants Ferry will depart the Golden Gate Larkspur Ferry Terminal at 3:15 pm. For complete Giants Ferry details, including info on reservations and tickets, please visit www.goldengate.org or call 511 (say “Golden Gate Transit,” then “operator” to bypass recorded messages)/TDD 711.

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UPDATED: Bus Substitutions for San Francisco Bay Ferry – 8/30 and 8/31

August 30, 2012

All kinds of happenings here … UPDATE 2: We are continuing to work on the M/V Solano’s coolant leak: however, she will not be able to run tomorrow morning (Fri. 8/31). Three Sol-Trans buses will complete the 6:30 am Vallejo departure and one Sol-Trans bus will complete the 7:35 am SFFB departure. — UPDATE 1: […]

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Golden Gate Transit and Golden Gate Ferry service schedules for Labor Day weekend

August 27, 2012

Over the upcoming Labor Day weekend, Saturday through Monday, September 1-3, Golden Gate Transit Bus and Ferry will operate the following schedules: GG TRANSIT BUS will operate weekend/holiday schedules GG LARKSPUR FERRY will operate weekend/holiday schedules w/ 1 added trip from Larkspur each morning @ 9:00am GG SAUSALITO FERRY will operate extra service all weekend […]

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Giants Ferry departure time changed to 6:15pm for Thu., Aug. 23, 2012

August 22, 2012

Due to mechanical issues, the Giants Ferry departure time from Larkspur for tomorrow, Thursday, August 23, has changed to 6:15pm. Golden Gate Ferry apologizes for any inconvenience. For complete ferry schedule information, please visit www.goldengate.org or call 511 (say “Golden Gate Transit,” then “operator” to bypass recorded messages)/TDD 711.

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Giants Ferry departure time change, Sun., August 26 2012

August 20, 2012

On Sunday, August 26, due to the SF Giants game time change, the Giants Ferry will depart the Golden Gate Larkspur Ferry Terminal at 3:15pm. For complete Giants Ferry details, including info on reservations and tickets, please visit www.goldengate.org or call 511 (say “Golden Gate Transit,” then “operator” to bypass recorded messages)/TDD 711.

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Giants day game announcement for Wednesday, August 15

August 13, 2012

On Wednesday, August 15, the SF Giants will play a day game at AT&T Park. While the Giants Ferry operates directly to/from the ballpark, some Giants fans may choose to ride regular Larkspur Ferry service to the Ferry Building and walk to the game. Please be aware that regular Larkspur Ferry service may experience crowds […]

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Editorial – It’s Time for Golden Gate Transit to Up Their Game!

August 11, 2012

For years now Golden Gate Transit has been crying poor mouth and constantly upping fees while cutting costs (mostly wages) at every possible turn. And, as far as anyone can tell, their claims are valid. Costs are up for everything these days and most major transit operations don’t fare much better. But in the case […]

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