September 2016

Golden Gate Ferry: M.V. Napa going out of service for about a month – trips operated by M.V. Del Norte

September 27, 2016

On Friday, September 30, the 450-passenger M.V. Napa will be going out of service for about a month to have its main engines overhauled and for other required maintenance. The Napa will be replaced with the 400-passenger M.V. Del Norte. Since the Del Norte carries 50 fewer passengers, we recommend that Larkspur Ferry customers arrive […]

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Blue & Gold Announces Immediate Immediate Schedule Change For Tiburon Ferry

September 21, 2016

This just in from Blue & Gold Fleet!   http://alerts.blueandgoldfleet.com/ ——- Due to many recent late departures and arrivals some of you have asked us to adjust the Tiburon commute schedule. We have taken this input to heart. The attached schedule will go into effect on Thursday September 22nd and continue until the transfer of service […]

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In wake of troubled service, ferry system orders three new boats for $62M

September 21, 2016

According to the San Francisco Business Times: The Water Emergency Transportation Authority [ed. WETA] has awarded a $62.1 million contract for three new high-speed passenger ferry boats to “address capacity issues” on its Vallejo to San Francisco route, which has been troubled in recent months by frequent mechanical breakdowns. I just wonder if they will […]

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Golden Gate Ferry fall schedules take effect Monday, Sept. 26, 2016

September 14, 2016

Golden Gate Ferry will adjust its schedules for the Fall/Winter season effective Monday, Sept. 26, 2016. Schedules are modified several times a year to reflect seasonal changes in ridership. For Larkspur Ferry, the weekday 11:40 am Larkspur-SF and 12:25 pm SF-Larkspur trips will be eliminated. The Larkspur Ferry weekend schedule will remain unchanged. For Sausalito […]

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SF Giants day game on Wed., Sept. 14, 2016

September 13, 2016

On Wednesday, September 14, 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 or from the Ferry Building. Please be aware that regular Larkspur Ferry service may experience crowds on the 11:10 […]

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Golden Gate Ferry to assume Tiburon Ferry Service

September 9, 2016

The following is a notice from the Blue & Gold Fleets regarding their Tiburon Ferry service and the sale of the ferry Zelinski. You can read the on-line posting here. ZELINSKY Update To Our Valued Tiburon Customers; I want to take this opportunity to update our commute riders on the Tiburon service, and the status […]

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