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July 4th Muni Service

Wednesday, July 4, 2018 - 12:00am to Thursday, July 5, 2018 - 12:00am

On Wednesday, July 4, 2018, Muni will operate on a Sunday schedule. Several North Beach routes will also be rerouted around the viewing areas for the fireworks show.

This page contains information on Sunday schedules and reroutes. For information on Extra Service, visit the July 4th Extra Service Alert page.

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Sunday Schedule

Muni will run on a Sunday schedule on July 4, Independence Day.

The following bus routes will not run:

NX, 1AX, 1BX, 5R, 8AX, 8BX, 9R, 14X, 28R, 31AX, 31BX, 38AX, 38BX, 41, 81X, 82X, 83X, 88.

The 76X Marin Headlands Express will run.

Supplemental school-day service will not run.

All other bus routes and rail lines will use the Sunday schedule. The Muni Metro will open at 8 a.m. instead of 5 a.m.

Some routes will be impacted. See the Muni Reroutes section for more information.

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Muni Reroutes

Several Muni lines and routes will be rerouted around the fireworks viewing area until the end of service. Many routes will switchback--changing from inbound to outbound--before they reach the event area. The table below summarizes the changes to each route and when each line or route starts it reroute. Note that some reroutes will change at 3 p.m. or 8:30 p.m.

Temporary Service Changes by Line/Route and Direction
Line/Route
and Direction
Start Time Summary of Change
F Market & Wharves 3 p.m. Swithback will begin at Bay Street.
For service to Castro, board at Embarcadero & Bay.
F Market & Wharves 8:30 p.m. Service will be on Market Street only.
For service to Castro, board at Market & Drumm.
8 Bayshore 3 p.m.

Swithback will begin at Bay Street.
For service to Visitacion Valley and City College, board at Powell & Lombard.

19 Polk 3 p.m. Swithback will begin at Greenwich Street.
For service to Hunters Point, board at Polk & Francisco.
28 19th Avenue 5 a.m.

Reroute will be along Laguna, Bay, Polk, Francisco, Van Ness and Chesnut.
Temporary layover will be at Bay & Polk.
For service to Daly City BART, board at Van Ness & Chestnut.

30 Stockton 3 p.m. Reroute will be along Union and Van Ness.
For service to downtown, board at Chestnut & Van Ness or Stockton & Columbus.
For service to the Marina, board at Stockton & Columbus or Chestnut & Laguna.
39 Coit 3 p.m.

Swithback will begin at Bay Street.
For service to Coit Tower, board at Powell & Bay or Powell & Lombard.

47 Van Ness 

3 p.m.

Swithback will begin at Chestnut Street.
For service to Caltrain, board at Van Ness & Chestnut.

49 Van Ness/Mission

6 a.m. Swithback will begin at Chestnut Street.
For service to City College, board at Van Ness & Chestnut.
90 San Bruno Owl 1 a.m. Swithback will begin at North Point Street.
For service to Visitacion Valley, board at Van Ness & Chestnut.
Powell/Mason Cable Car 2 p.m.

The Cable Car will be replaced with a bus.
Switchback will begin at Filbert.
For service to downtown, board at Mason & Filbert.

Powell/Hyde Cable Car 2 p.m. The Cable Car will be replaced with a bus.
Switchback will begin at Union.
For service to downtown, board at Hyde & Lombard.

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Notes

The E Embarcadero will be replaced with a bus starting at 2 p.m. Please visit the July 4th Extra Service Alert page for more information. 

The California Cable Car will be replaced with a bus starting at 2 p.m.

The 27 Bryant may have to reroute due to informal fireworks displays in the evening. If this is necessary, the reroutes will be:

  • Inbound to Downtown: On York, between 20th and 18th streets
  • Outbound to The Mission: On Florida, between 18th and 20th streets

The 43 Masonic may experience delays due to crowds starting at 7 p.m.

The 76X Marin Headlands Express may have to reroute if the Park Ranger Service implements traffic control measures. If this is necessary, the following stops will be missed:

  • Outbound to Marin Headlands
    • Alexander Dr & Conzelman Rd
    • Conzelman Rd & Kirby Cove
    • Conzelman Rd & McCullough Rd
    • McCullough Rd & Bunker Rd

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Event Map

Muni Reroutes for the July 4th Holiday.

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