There are 7 ways to get from Powell Street Station to Pier 39 by bus, cable car, tram, taxi, towncar, foot or bike

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Line 8 bus  •  26 min

  1. Take the line 8 bus from Kearny St & Geary St to Bay St & Midway St 8 / ...

$3

6 alternative options

Cable car  •  29 min

  1. Take the cable car from Powell St & Market St to Columbus Ave & Chestnut St Pm

$3

Tram  •  29 min

  1. Take the tram from Market St & 5th St to The Embarcadero & Stockton St F / ...

$3

Taxi  •  4 min

  1. Take a taxi from Powell Street Station to Pier 39 2.3 miles

$16 - $20

Uber  •  4 min

  1. Take an Uber from Powell Street Station to Pier 39 2.3 miles

$6 - $9

Walk  •  40 min

  1. Walk from Powell Street Station to Pier 39 2.1 miles

Bikeshare  •  27 min

  1. Cycle from Powell St Bart Station (Market St At 5Th St) to The Embarcadero At Sansome St 2.2 miles

Questions & Answers

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Kearny St & Geary St and arriving at Bay St & Midway St. Services depart every five minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 12 min.

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The distance between Powell Street Station and Pier 39 is 2 miles.

The best way to get from Powell Street Station to Pier 39 without a car is to line 8 bus which takes 26 min and costs .

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The line 8 bus from Kearny St & Geary St to Bay St & Midway St takes 12 min including transfers and departs every five minutes.

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Powell Street Station to Pier 39 bus services, operated by San Francisco Municipal Transportation Agency, depart from Kearny St & Geary St station.

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Powell Street Station to Pier 39 bus services, operated by San Francisco Municipal Transportation Agency, arrive at Bay St & Midway St station.

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There are 603+ hotels available in Pier 39. Prices start at $114 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Powell Street Station to Pier 39.
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  • Distance: 1.8 miles
  • Duration: 26 min

What companies run services between Powell Street Station, CA, USA and Pier 39, CA, USA?

San Francisco Municipal Transportation Agency operates a bus from Powell Street Station to Pier 39 every 5 minutes. Tickets cost $3 and the journey takes 12 min.

Train operators
San Francisco Municipal Transportation Agency
Website
sfmta.com
Cable car from Powell St & Market St to Columbus Ave & Chestnut St
Ave. Duration
16 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
sfmta.com
Tram from Market St & 5th St to The Embarcadero & Stockton St
Ave. Duration
27 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
sfmta.com
Bus operators
San Francisco Municipal Transportation Agency
Website
sfmta.com
Bus from Kearny St & Geary St to Bay St & Midway St
Ave. Duration
12 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
sfmta.com
Other operators
Uber San Francisco Bay Area
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Powell Street Station to Pier 39
Ave. Duration
4 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$6 - $9
Signup at
uber.com
Assist
$6 - $9
UberX
$6 - $9
WAV
$6 - $9
UberXL
$8 - $9
Select
$10 - $13
Black
$13
Black SUV
$22
Ford GoBike
Phone
+1 855-480-2453
Website
fordgobike.com
Bike from Powell St Bart Station (Market St At 5Th St) to The Embarcadero At Sansome St
Ave. Duration
16 min
Frequency
On demand
More information at
fordgobike.com
Taxi from Powell Street Station to Pier 39
Ave. Duration
4 min
Estimated price
$16 - $20
SF Green Cab
Phone
+1 415-626-4733
Website
greencabsf.com
https://www.sfmta.com/
Website
sfmta.com
Yellow Cab
Phone
+1 415.333.3333
Website
yellowcabsf.com
Taxi Bay Area
Phone
+1 408-541-1515
Website
taxibayarea.com

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