San Francisco Bay Ferry Service for 2017 Giants Games

March 1, 2017

San Francisco Bay Ferry service to AT&T Park for Giants games resumes on Thursday, March 30, 2017 Ball Park ferry service is provided from Vallejo, Alameda Main Street, and Oakland Jack London Square. Fans are encouraged to purchase ferry tickets in advance online at http://bit.ly/sfbferry Advanced online ticket purchase, guarantees a place on the ballpark service […]

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Notice of WETA Board of Directors Meeting, Thursday, March 2, 2017

February 25, 2017

Water Emergency Transportation Authority Notice of Board of Directors Meeting  The next San Francisco Bay Area Water Emergency Transportation Authority Board of Directors meeting will be held on Thursday, March 2 at 1:15 p.m. at Pier 1, Port of San Francisco, San Francisco, CA.  A Board of Directors Workshop will be held at 1:30 p.m. or immediately following […]

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Press Release – Golden Gate Ferry Cleared to Begin Tiburon-San Francisco Ferry Service March 6, 2017

February 24, 2017

For the first time in forty years, Golden Gate Ferry will expand its Marin County service area. Golden Gate Ferry currently serves passengers from the Larkspur Ferry Terminal and the Sausalito Landing. Beginning on Monday, March 6th, 2017, Golden Gate Ferry will begin commute service from Tiburon. In 2015, Blue & Gold Fleet began discussions with Golden Gate Ferry about […]

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Storm Debris Affects Ferry Operations

February 16, 2017

Alameda/Oakland/South San Francisco/San Francisco & Vallejo Riders: A message from San Francisco Bay Ferry Recent storms have washed an unprecedented amount of debris into the San Francisco Bay. On 4 occasions, debris has damaged vessel propellers resulting in  delays and service cancellations. And on numerous occasions, debris has been sucked into water-jet propulsion systems requiring […]

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Presidents’ Day weekend and holiday Schedule changes

February 16, 2017

ALAMEDA/OAKLAND/SAN FRANCISCO Over the three day Presidents’ Day weekend and holiday, Saturday, Sunday and Monday, February 18, 19, and 20,  the Alameda/Oakland ferry will operate on a special schedule providing 8 round trips per day.  Schedule details are at http://bit.ly/sfbfpres17 HARBOR BAY/SAN FRANCISCO There is no Harbor Bay Ferry service on Presidents’ Day, Monday, February 20. […]

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A message from Alameda / Oakland / San Francisco ferry service

February 15, 2017

The Alameda/Oakland service has had a number of service delays, departure cancelations and vessel changes over the last week. The underlying cause of these changes is that two of our primary vessels are off line due to damage caused by debris in the bay or to boat mechanical problems. We anticipate being in a position […]

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Notice of WETA Board of Directors Meeting, Thursday, February 16, 2017

February 10, 2017

Notice of Board of Directors Meeting The next San Francisco Bay Area Water Emergency Transportation Authority Board of Directors meeting will be held on Thursday, February 16 at 4:30 p.m. at Craneway Skyway & Conference Center, 1414 Harbour Way South, Richmond, CA 94804. The meeting agenda and full Board packet are now available for download on […]

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Joint statement concerning Tiburon commuter ferry service discussions

February 10, 2017

Representatives from Golden Gate Ferry, Blue & Gold Fleet, and the Angel Island Tiburon Ferry met for two hours at Tiburon City Hall Thursday morning to discuss safety and operational issues at the Tiburon Ferry landing. The discussion was very productive and helped to clear up past misunderstandings. The parties are all committed to bringing […]

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Weather Impacts to Golden Gate Bridge, Bus, and Ferry

February 7, 2017

CURRENT WEATHER IMPACTS TO GOLDEN GATE BRIDGE, BUS, AND FERRY. BRIDGE: There are 50-60 mph wind gusts on the Bridge. Sidewalks closed. Don’t try to bike today! Traffic moving slowly across the span. Workers will not be working on the span. BUS: The following locations are closed or inaccessible: Manzanita park and ride, due to […]

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Public meetings set for proposed 5-year Golden Gate Transit & Golden Gate Ferry fare program

February 6, 2017

The Golden Gate Bridge, Highway and Transportation District has a new five-year fare plan proposal to increase fares for ferry, bus, and para-transit services to help address a five-year projected deficit of $51 million. This fare plan continues past practice of adopting fare changes in a five year package. It differs from earlier five-year fare […]

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