Muni Frequency Guide

The following table lists weekday service frequencies for all Muni rail lines and bus routes.

See also:

For Muni route, schedule, fare and accessible services information anytime, visit 511 schedules or call 311.

Frequencies are approximate for the time of day indicated. The “First Trip” and “Last Trip” provide approximate departure times from the terminals. Some service may be available before and after these hours.

Muni Metro subway stations are open weekdays 5 am-1 am, Saturdays 6 am-1 am and Sundays 8 am-1 am. When stations are closed, use buses on surface streets. Transfer may be required.

Owl Service – Owl lines operate every 30 minutes. For details on service from 1 am to 5 am, refer to Owl Map, see the individual routes, or call 311.

Weekday Service Frequencies

All times are approximate. The 76X does not run on weekdays. Owl routes and 24-hour routes operate every 30 minutes between 1 and 5 am.

Line / Route Number

Rail Line / Bus Route Name

First Trip

8 am

12 pm

5 pm

8 pm

After 10 pm

Last Trip

PM

Powell-Mason Cable Car

6:40 am

10

8

8

8

8

1:00 am

PH

Powell-Hyde Cable Car

6:10 am

10

8

8

8

8

12:50 am

C

California Street Cable Car

6:20 am

6

8

8

12

12

12:30 am

E

Embarcadero

10:10 am

-

20

20

-

-

6:00 pm

F

Market & Wharves

5:50 am

6

7

6

10

15

1:20 am

J

Church

5:10 am

9

10

9

15

20

12:10 am

K

Ingleside

4:40 am

8

10

8

15

20

12:20 am

L

Taraval

24 hrs

9

10

9

15

20

24 hrs

L – Owl service (approx. 1-5 am) varies from regular route. See Owl Service map or the route description tab on the L Owl Route page for details.

M

Ocean View

4:50 am

9

10

9

15

20

12:10 am

N

Judah

24 hrs

7

10

8

15

15

24 hrs 

N – Owl service (approx. 1-5 am) varies from regular route. See Owl Service map or the route description tab on the N Owl Route page for details.

NX

Judah Express

8

-

10

-

-

NX – Peak-direction service only. Inbound: 6:30-9:00 am. Outbound: 4:00-7:00 pm.

T

Third Street

4:40 am

8

10

8

15

20

12:10 am

1

California East of Presidio Ave

5:20 am

3

5

3

10

20

12:20 am

1

California West of Presidio Ave

4:40 am

6

5

6

10

20

12:20 am

1AX

California A Express

10

-

15

-

-

1AX – Peak-direction service only. Inbound: 6:45-10 am. Outbound: 4:05-7:00 pm.

1BX

California B Express
(Weekday service only)

7

-

15

-

-

1BX – Peak-direction service only. Inbound: 6:45-10 am. Outbound: 4:05-7:00 pm.

East of Presidio Ave

Clement

6:30 am

8

20

8

-

-

7:10 pm

West of Presidio Ave

Clement

6:50 am

15

20

15

-

-

7:10 pm

3

Jackson

6:30 am

15

20

15

20

30

11:30 pm

5

Fulton

24 hrs

9

10

10

15

20

24 hrs

5 – Weekday 7 am-7:00 pm operates between Transbay Terminal and 8th Ave. Use 5R for service to La Playa during these times.

5 – Owl service (approx. 1-5 am) varies from regular route. See Owl Service map or the route description tab on the 5 Route page for details.

5R

Fulton Rapid

7:00 am

4

8

6

-

-

6:50 pm

6

Haight-Parnassus

6:20 am

10

12

10

20

20

12:20 am

7

Haight Noriega

6:15 am

10

12

10

20

20

12:10 am

7R

Haight Noriega Rapid

10

-

10

-

-

7R – Limited stop service in weekday peak direction on section between Van Ness and Masonic. 6:45-8:30 am. Outbound: 4:00-6:00 pm.

7X

Noriega Express

8

-

10

-

-

7X – Peak-direction service only. Inbound: 6:25-8:30 am. Outbound: 3:50-6:15 pm.

8

Bayshore

8:30 am

8

8

-

15

15

12:10 am

8 –  During commute hours, only operates in reverse-commute direction. See 8AX and 8BX for commute-direction service.

8AX

Bayshore A Express

6

-

7

-

-

8AX – Peak-direction service only. Inbound: 6:30-10:30 am. Outbound: 3:30-6:50 pm.

8BX

Bayshore B Express

7

-

7

-

-

8BX – Peak-direction service only. Inbound: 6:30-9:30 am. Outbound: 3:30-6:30 pm.

9

San Bruno

6:00 am

12

12

12

15

20

12:10 am

9 – Service to Sunnydale & McLaren Park on weekends and on weekday evenings. When 9R is in service, the 9 terminates at Bayshore & Visitacion.

9R

San Bruno Rapid

6:20 am

8

8

8

-

-

5:50 pm

10

Townsend

6:00 am

15

15

15

20

30

11:45 pm

12

Folsom-Pacific

6:10 am

15

15

15

20

30

11:30 pm

14 North of Lowell

Mission

24 hrs

8

9

8

10

12

24 hrs

14 South of Lowell

Mission

24 hrs

15

9

15

10

12

24 hrs

14R

Mission Rapid

6:50 am

8

8

8

-

-

6:00 pm

14X

Mission Express

8

-

9

-

-

14X – Peak-direction service only. 6:20-10:05 am. Outbound: 3:00-6:40 pm.

18

46th Ave

5:40 am

20

20

20

20

30

Midnight

19

Polk

5:20 am

15

15

15

20

30

12:45 am

21

Hayes

5:40 am

8

12

9

20

30

11:50 pm

22

Fillmore

24 hrs

8

9

7

15

15

24 hrs

23

Monterey

5:45 am

20

20

20

30

30

11:30 pm

24

Divisadero

24 hrs

9

9

9

15

20

24 hrs

24  – Owl service (approx. 1-5 am) varies from regular route. See Owl Service map or the route description tab on the 24 Route page for details.

25

Treasure Island

24 hrs

10

20

15

20

20

24 hrs

27

Bryant

5:50 am

15

15

15

20

30

12:30 am

28

19th Avenue

5:20 am

10

10

10

20

20

12:20 am

28R

19th Avenue Rapid

7:00 am

10

10

10

-

-

7:00 pm

28R  – Weekday service only.

29

Sunset

5:40 am

10

12

12

20

20

12:10 am

30 East of Van Ness

Stockton

5:30 am

8

4

4

15

20

12:30 am

30 West of Van Ness

Stockton

5:30 am

8

12

12

15

20

12:20 am

30X

Marina Express

6

-

10

-

-

30X – Peak-direction service only. 6:05-9:50 am. Outbound: 3:40-7:00 pm.

31

Balboa

5:30 am

12

15

12

20

20

Midnight

31AX

Balboa A Express

10

-

12

-

-

31AX – Peak-direction service only. 6:50-9:05 am. Outbound: 4:05-7:00 pm.

31BX

Balboa B Express

10

-

15

-

-

31BX – Peak-direction service only. 6:40-9:05 am. Outbound: 4:05-7:00 pm.

33

Ashbury-18th St

6:00 am

15

15

15

20

30

12:30 am

35

Eureka

7:20 am

25

25

15

25

25

11:00 pm

36

Teresita

6:15 am

30

30

30

30

30

10:50 pm

36 – After 9 pm, service (drop-off only) to Myra & Dalewood by passenger request to operator.

37

Corbett

6:15 am

15

20

15

30

30

11:10 pm

37 – Eastbound stops (drop-off only) on Park Hill and Buena Vista East by passenger request to operator.

38 East of 33rd Ave

Geary

24 hrs

8

8

8

8

8

24 hrs

38 West of 33rd Ave

Geary

24 hrs

15

15

15

15

15

24 hrs

38R

Geary Rapid

6:40 am

4

6

5

-

-

8:00 pm

38AX

Geary A Express

10

-

15

-

-

38AX – Peak-direction service only. Inbound: 6:50-9:05 am. Outbound: 4:00-7:00 pm.

38BX

Geary B Express

10

-

15

-

-

38BX – Peak-direction service only. Inbound: 6:45-9:05 am. Outbound: 4:05-7:00 pm.

39

Coit

9:20 am

-

20

20

-

-

7:00 pm

41

Union

5:30 am

5

-

8

-

-

41 - Inbound: 5:00-9:30 am, 4:10-6:40 pm. Outbound: 5:30- 8:50 am, 3:40-7:20 pm

43

Masonic

5:15 am

9

12

10

20

20

12:30 am

44

O'Shaughnessy

24 hrs

10

12

8

15

20

24 hrs

44  – Owl service (approx. 1-5 am) varies from regular route. See Owl Service map or the route description tab on the 44 Route page for details.

45

Union - Stockton

6:20 am

8

12

12

15

20

12:20 am

47

Van Ness

6:00 am

8

9

8

12

20

12:40 am

48

Quintara - 24th St

24 hrs

10

15

12

20

30

24 hrs

48 – Service between West Portal Station and Great Highway & Rivera operates weekdays 6:30-9 am and 3-6:30 pm. 
48 – ​Service (drop-off only) on Fountain loop by passenger request to operator.
48 – Owl service (approx. 1-5 am) varies from regular route. See Owl Service map or the route description tab on the 48 Route page for details.

49

Van Ness - Mission

5:40 am

8

9

8

12

20

12:10 am

52

Excelsior

6:20 am

20

30

20

30

30

11:00 pm

54

Felton

5:50 am

20

20

20

30

30

12:10 am

55

16th Street

6:00 am

15

15

15

20

20

Midnight

56

Rutland

7:20 am

30

30

30

30

-

9:00 pm

57

Parkmerced

6:00 am

20

20

20

20

20

11:00 pm

66

Quintara

6:00 am

20

20

20

30

30

11:00 pm

67

Bernal Heights

6:10 am

20

20

20

20

20

11:00 pm

81X

Caltrain Express

Service scheduled to Caltrain arrivals.

81X – Peak-direction service only. Inbound: 6:40 am to 9:00 am. No outbound service

82X

Levi Plaza Express

15

-

15

-

-

82X – Peak-direction service only. Inbound: 6:10-9:10 am. Outbound: 3:50-6:00 pm.

83X

Midtown Express

20

-

15

-

-

83X – Both directions: 7:10-10:20 am, 4:00-7:50 pm.

88

BART Shuttle

20

-

20

-

-

88 – Peak-direction service only. Inbound: 6:40-8:30 am. Outbound: 4:10-6:30 pm

90

San Bruno Owl

1:10 am

-

-

-

-

4:40 am

91

Owl

12:30 am

-

-

-

-

-

4:10 am