511: Better, more frequent service coming April 23 3 weeks ago More...

This April 23 we’re rolling out our fourth round of service improvements in just over a year. City-wide, nearly 20 lines will get more frequent service, eight lines will see expanded service hours, two lines will make new connections to BART, and two new Owl routes are launching!

More Frequent Service

Line

Frequency Change

All Muni Metro

Increasing weekend service, trains arrive every 10 minutes on
Saturday and every 12 minutes on Sunday

1 California

Increasing commute frequency from every 7 minutes to every 6 minutes

2 Clement/3 Jackson

Increasing commute frequency on Sutter Street to every 5 minutes

6 Haight-Parnassus

Increasing late night frequency from service every 30 minutes to every  20 minutes

7 Haight-Noriega

Increasing late night frequency from service every 30 minutes to every  20 minutes

10 Townsend

Increasing all day frequency from service every 20 minutes to every 15 minutes

12 Folsom

Increasing all day frequency from service every 20 minutes to every 15 minutes

28R 19th Ave Rapid

Increasing mid-day frequency from service every 12 minutes to every  10 minutes (now all day 10 minute service)

28 19th Ave

Increasing mid-day frequency from service every 12 minutes to every 10 minutes 

31 Balboa

Increasing PM commute frequency from service every 12 minutes to every  10 minutes

35 Eureka

Increasing commute frequency from service every 30 minutes to every 25 minutes in the morning and every 15 minutes in the evening

37 Corbett

Increasing evening commute frequency from service every 20 minutes to every 15 minutes

47 Van Ness

Increase commute frequency from service every 10 minutes to every 7.5 minutes

25 Treasure Island

Increasing All Nighter frequency from service every 45 minutes to every 30 minutes

New Owl Routes Launching!

Brand new Owl (All Nighter) service is proposed to launch for portions of the 44 O'Shaughnessy and the 48 Quintara-24th Street. Service will run every 30 minutes between the following destinations:

  • 44 Owl from Glen Park BART to the Bayview
  • 48 Owl from Noe Valley to 3rd Street

Please note service will technically begin at 1AM on April 24, 2016.

Learn more about the new Owl service, including opportunities to provide public comment at the MTA Board of Directors meeting on April 19. 

Expanding Service Hours

  • 28R 19th Ave Rapid – Monday through Friday Rapid service from 7AM to 7PM
  • Richmond Expresses – Service extended to 7PM on 1AX, 1BX, 31AX, 31BX
  • 30X Marina-Express—Service extended to 7pm, bigger buses on the line, plus stop consolidation along Chestnut Street to speed up the commute as part of the 30 Stockton Transit Priority Project
  • 57 Parkmerced – Weekday service to begin at 5AM
  • E Embarcadero – New weekday service from 10AM to 7PM

Improving Route Alignments


28R-19th Avenue Rapid


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The 28R-19th Avenue Rapid bus provides weekday daytime rapid service between the Excelsior and the Inner Richmond districts via the Sunset District.

Inbound

From Geneva & Mission to California & 6th: Via Geneva, left on 280 on-ramp (South), right on San Jose Ave. off-ramp, San Jose Avenue, right on Sagamore, left on Alemany, right on Arch St, left on Brotherhood Way, right on Junipero Serra Blvd./Hwy 1 (North), left on 19th, Cross Over Dr, left on Park Presidio Bypass Dr, Park Presidio Blvd, left on SR 1 (North), right on California to terminal at 6th Avenue.

Rapid stops: Geneva and Mission, Alemany and Arch, Balboa Park BART, 19th Ave and Holloway, 19th Ave and Winston, 19th Ave and Taraval, 19th Ave and Quintara, 19th Ave and Judah, Park Presidio and Fulton, Park Presidio and Geary, California and 12th Ave, California and 6th Avenue.

Outbound

From California & 6th to Geneva & Mission: Via California, right on 3rd Ave,  right on Cornwall, right on 4th Ave, left on California, left on Park Presidio Blvd, Park Presidio Bypass Dr, Cross Over Dr, 19th Ave, right on Junipero Serra, right on Brotherhood Way (East) via cloverleaf off-ramp, right on Arch St, left on Alemany Blvd, left on 280 Fwy on-ramp (North), exit Geneva Ave off-ramp, right on Geneva Ave, right on Mission (last stop).

Alternate route for freeway congestion: Via regular route to Alemany Blvd, left on San Jose Blvd, right on Geneva Ave, right on Mission (last stop).

Rapid stops: California and 6th Ave, Park Presidio and California, Park Presidio and Geary, Park Presidio and Fulton, 19th Ave and Judah, 19th Ave and Quintara, 19th Ave and Taraval, 19th Ave and Winston, 19th Ave and Holloway, Arch & Alemany, Balboa Park BART, Mission and Geneva.

Rapid stop change for freeway congestion: The stop at Balboa Park BART will be replaced by a stop on San Jose Blvd at Geneva, southeast corner.

Regular Service: See 28 Route.

Owl Service: See 91 Route.

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