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Bay to Breakers Setup: Saturday, May 20, 2023

Service Affected
Weekend Traffic and Transit Advisory
Neighborhoods Affected
Route(s) Affected

Event Summary

Beginning this Saturday, May 20, streets will be closed and Muni will reroute buses in preparation of the Bay to Breakers race to setup the start and finish line areas.

Starting Line Area Street Closures

The following streets will be closed from starting at 7 p.m.

    • Main, between Mission and Folsom
    • Howard, between Embarcadero and Beale
    • Steuart, southeast of Mission 
    • Spear, between Mission and Folsom

    Finish Line Area Street Closures

    Closures from Saturday 7 p.m. until Sunday 4 p.m.

    • Lincoln: westbound, between Great Highway and 48th
    • Lincoln: eastbound, between Great Highway and La Playa
    • Fulton: westbound, between Great Highway and 47th
    • Fulton: eastbound, between Great Highway and 48th
    • La Playa: between Cabrillo and Fulton

    Closures from Saturday at 9 p.m. to Sunday at 4 p.m.

    • Great Highway: between Sloat and JFK
    • Multiple entrances to Golden Gate Park for the race period

    Muni Reroutes

    The 12 Folsom/Pacific and 18 46th Ave. routes will be temporary rerouted until the end of service Saturday, while the 5 Fulton may experience minor delays in the downtown area.

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    Temporary Service Changes by Route and Direction

    Route / Direction Start Time Missed Stops Alternate Stops
    12 Folsom/Pacific
    to Nob Hill
    6:30 p.m.
    12 Folsom/Pacific
    to The Mission
    6:30 p.m.

    18 46th Avenue
    to Outer Richmond

    8:30 p.m.

    18 46th Avenue
    to Stonestown

    8:30 p.m.

    Race Day Service Impacts and Express Service Information

    The race will impact regular Muni service all day Sunday with multiple reroutes in place. Additionally, there will be extra service provided before and after the event. Please visit the Bay to Breakers Race Day Travel & Transit Update page for more information.