Merritt College Transportation Survey

July 25, 2016

A student at Merritt College College is conducting an important survey of transportation options as it pertains to commuting to school and or work. Please participate. If we get enough responses we will report the results here. Transportation Survey Thank you. The Staff At SF Ferry Riders

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Fleet Week Schedule (short version)

October 4, 2012

Friday, October 5, 2012 8 am Interagency Softball at Moscone Field 9-4 Pier 80 Ships Tours 9-5 Weapons Display at Alameda, near USS Hornet free,open to public 12 -1 US Navy Band concert at Jack London Square,honoring the veterans of the East Bay. This event is free and open to the public 12pm USMC 1st […]

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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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Baylink Rider has a Question about Monthly Passes

June 28, 2012

A Baylink passenger sent us this question. Does anyone have an answer for them? I only ride the 80 BayLink from Del Norte to Vallejo – one way. It is not economical for me to purchase the monthly pass. What alternatives are offered to obtain ridership under these circumstances that DO NOT EXPIRE as was […]

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San Francisco Ferry Riders Now Supports Twitter Logins

February 11, 2012

Hey gang! Want to post on SF Ferry Riders but don’t want to create yet another account with another password to remember? Well now you can log-in using your Twitter account. This is new code so if you have problems, just use the contact form to send me the sad details (please include browser type […]

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San Francisco Ferry Riders Now Supports Facebook Logins

February 11, 2012

That’s right. We finally upgraded the site and you can now log-in using your FaceBook account. This is new code so if you have any trouble please send an email to and tell us what version of which web browser you were using and what problem you encountered. Thanks!

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SF Ferry Riders Store Now Open for Business

October 2, 2010

Yes boys and girls! Just in time for Christmas! It is the San Francisco Ferry Riders very own store hosted by Just click on the Get Gear link at the top of every page, or go directly to the store by visiting We have created a store filled with fun and useful items […]

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August 24, 2010

So I got a very nice and  polite email from someone today who wanted to know if the ferry schedule for the Giants games had changed for today. This despite the fact that I have been as diligent as possible in posting all updates from GGT and had a posting about this specific topic posted […]

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Transbay Terminal moves this Saturday – Aug 7

August 5, 2010

The Transbay Terminal is moving this weekend. The attached PDF file has all the details. Transbay Terminal Information

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Overview Of Ferries

June 11, 2010

Author: Rolf Karlsen Since antiquity, man has encountered streams and rivers barring his path and has found ways to cross them. Some of the time, with time, manpower, and material available, he was able to build bridges. If it wasn’t possible to make them for whatever reason, he found other means of surmounting the obstacle. […]

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