How to Ride

Step-by-step guides
Muni customers wait in line at a bus stop along Market St during the morning commute | June 27, 2012

How to Ride Buses

Our fleet of Muni buses and trolley coaches run virtually everywhere, and help you get where you need to go as quickly as possible.

Muni LRV heads outbound on the Third Street Rail Line along the Embarcadero | December 1, 2010  | 101201_LRV_188.jpg

How to Ride Light Rail

Our light rail routes run below and above ground, branching out to major points citywide. Find out more about riding Muni Metro light rail trains, including descriptions of above-ground stops and underground stations.

Cable Car 25 making it's way up Russian Hill on the Powell & Hyde Line | May 15, 2012 | 120516_503_CC_Web.jpg

How to Ride Cable Cars

When you think of San Francisco, it's hard not to think of the city's world-famous cable cars. These rolling historic landmarks have endured for over a hundred years and are iconic symbols of our city's past, present and future. Climb aboard for a uniquely San Francisco experience!

1940's Los Angeles Railway Streetcar 1052 heads into downtown San Francisco along Market Street on Muni's Centennial | December 28, 2012 | 121228_Muni100_005.jpg

How to Ride Historic Streetcars

Our diverse and extensive international fleet of historic streetcars is a true source of pride for us at the SFMTA. Hop on the international or domestic streetcar of your choice, or take the next one that arrives at your stop. We've provided some tips that will help expedite the boarding process and make your ride a fun and memorable experience.

Wheelchair Passenger Exiting Muni Hybrid Bus | March 18, 2013 | 130318_092_Hybrid_Web.jpg

Accessibility on Muni

We are dedicated to providing accessible ridership for everyone in San Francisco. Find out more about 24/7 access to Muni vehicles and accessible Bay Area transit connections.

A dog in the arms of an owner or guardian, riding a bus

Animals on Muni

Here's how to bring your pet or service animal along on Muni.

Give up your seat on crowded rides

Safety and Good Conduct

Muni is a big public transportation system, providing service to thousands of people every day. It's important to stay safe and treat our fellow customers with kindness and respect.

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