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San Francisco Marathon: September 19, 2021

The annual running of the San Francisco Marathon will take place on Sunday, September 19, 2021. The first wave of runners for the full marathon will depart from Mission Street & The Embarcadero at 5:30 a.m. The finish line festival at Embarcadero Plaza will end at 12:30 p.m. The race will go through several neighborhoods throughout the City. A map of the race course is available on the SF Marathon website. Download the PDF map.

Streets will be closed and many Muni routes and lines will be subject to reroutes or delays at various times throughout the race. Stops in affected areas will be missed. Expect delays throughout the City. Reroutes are shown on this page, but are complicated. If you are planning to take any of these Muni lines on the morning of the race, please contact the San Francisco 311 Customer Service Center, open 24/7, for alternate stop information.

Muni Service Changes

The information shown is subject to change without notice. All ending times depend on when streets are clear.

Temporary Service Changes by Line or Route
Line or Route Starting Times Summary of Change
N Owl 12 to 5 a.m.
  • To Caltrain, reroute will be from Steuart & Mission, right on Mission, left on 2nd St, right on Brannan to the regular route.
    • Alternate Stop Locations
      • Embarcadero & Townsend
      • Steuart & Mission
  • To Ocean Beach, leaving Caltrain, reroute will continue on Townsend, left on 2nd St, right on Folsom, left on Main, left on Market to the regular route.
    • Alternate Stop Locations
      • Townsend & Fifth (terminal)
      • Market & Battery
L Owl 12 to 5 a.m.
  • To Fishmerman's Wharf, reroute will be from Steuart & Mission, right on Mission, right on 3rd St to Kearny, left on Columbus, right on Powell, left on Bay to last stop at Bay & Jones.
  • To Zoo, from Bay & Jones reroute will be west on Bay, left on Columbus, right on Montgomery, right on Market to the regular route.
    • No Alternate Stop Locations, use other transit options in area of reroute
Early Morning N Bus 5 a.m.

Reroute near Haight Ashbury

  • To Caltrain, reroute will be from Carl & Cole, left on Cole, left on Frederick, right on Kezar to JFK, to northbound Stanyan, right on Hayes, right on Steiner, left on Duboce to the regular route.
    • Alternate Stop Locations
      • Carl & Cole
      • Duboce & Church
  • To Ocean Beach, reroute will be from Duboce & Steiner, right on Steiner, left on Hayes, left on Stanyan, right on JFK to Kezar to Lincoln, left on 7th St, right on Irving to the regular route.
    • Alternate Stop Locations
      • Duboce & Church
      • Ninth & Irving

Reroute near the Caltrain Depot 

  • To Caltrain, reroute will be from Steuart & Mission, right on Mission, left on 2nd St, right on Branan to the regular route.
    • Alternate Stop Locations
      • Market & Steuart
  • To Ocean Beach, leaving Caltrain, reroute will continue on Townsend, left on 2nd St, right on Folsom, left on Main, left on Market to the regular route.
    • Alternate Stop Locations
      • Townsend & Fifth (terminal)
      • Market & Battery
Early Morning T Bus 5 a.m.
  • To Sunnydale, reroute will be from Steuart & Mission, right on Mission, left on 2nd St, right on Townsend, left on 4th St to the regular route.
    • Alternate Stop Locations
      • ​​​​​​​Market & Steuart
      • Fourth & King
  • To Castro, reroute will be from 4th St & King, right on King, left on 3rd St, right on Folsom, left on Main, left on Market to the regular route.
    • Alternate Stop Locations
      • ​​​​​​​Fourth & King
      • Market & Battery
7 Haight/Noriega 5 a.m.
  • To Downtown, reroute will be from Lincoln & Kezar, left on Kezar, right on JFK to northbound Stanyan, right on Hayes, right on Laguna, left on Haight to the regular route.
    • Alternate Stop Locations
      • ​​​​​​​Lincoln Way & Third Avenue
      • Haight & Gough
      • Along Hayes St. (at 21 Hayes Route stops)
  • To Ocean Beach, reroute will be from Haight & Laguna, right on Laguna, left on Hayes, left on Stanyan, right on Fell to JFK Dr, left on Kezar Dr, right on Lincoln to the regular route.
    • Alternate Stop Locations
      • ​​​​​​​Haight & Gough
      • Lincoln Way & Fifth Avenue
      • Along Hayes St. (at 21 Hayes Route stops)
19 Polk 5 a.m.
  • To Fisherman's Wharf, reroute will be from Polk & Francisco, left on Francisco, right on Van Ness, right on Bay to last stop.
  • To Hunters Point, reroute will be from east on Bay, right in Polk to the regular route. 
    • Alternate Stop Location (to Hunters Point only)
      • ​​​​​​​Polk & Francisco
22 Fillmore 5 a.m.
  • To The Marina, reroute will be from 16th & 7th Sts, right on 7th St, left on Townsend, right on Division, right on 11th St, left on Folsom, right on 17th St, right on Church to the regular route.
    • Alternate Stop Locations
      • ​​​​​​​16th & Owen
      • Church & Market
  • To Mission Bay, reroute will be from Church & 16th St, continue on Church, left on 17th St, left on Folsom, right on Division, left on Townsend, right on 7th St, left on 16th St to the regular route.
    • Alternate Stop Locations
      • ​​​​​​​Church & 16th
      • 16th & Owen
24 Divisadero 5 a.m.
  • To Pacific Heights, reroute will be from Castro & Duboce, right on Duboce, left on Steiner, left on Fell, right on Divisadero to the regular route.
    • Alternate Stop Locations
      • ​​​​​​​Castro & Duboce
      • Divisadero & Hayes
  • To Bayview, reroute will be from Divisadero & Oak, left on Oak, right on Steiner, right on Duboce, left on Castro to the regular route.
    • Alternate Stop Locations
      • ​​​​​​​Divisadero & Hayes
      • Castro & 14th
27 Bryant 5 a.m.
  • To Russian Hill, reroute will be from Bryant & 16th St, continue on Bryant, left on 11th St, right on Folsom to the regular route.
  • To The Mission, reroute will be from Folsom & 13th St, left on 13th St, right on Bryant to the regular route.
    • Alternate Stop Locations (both directions)
      • ​​​​​​​​​​​​​​Bryant & 16th
      • Folsom & 11th
28 19th Avenue 5 a.m.
  • To Van Ness Ave, reroute will be from Van Ness & Bay, east on Bay to last stop.​​​​​​​
  • To Daly City BART, reroute will be from Bay & Polk, south on Polk, right on Francisco, left on Van Ness to the regular route.
    • Alternate Stop Location (to Daly City BART only)
      • ​​​​​​​Van Ness & Chestnut
29 Sunset 7 a.m.
  • To The Presidio, reroute will be to 25th Ave, then right on California, left on 24th, left on Lake, left on 25th to temporary layover.
  • Temporary terminal: 25th Ave & California
30 Stockton (Long) 5 a.m.
  • To The Presidio, reroute will be from North Point & Polk, left on Polk, right on Francisco, left on Van Ness, right on Chestnut, right on Broderick, right on Jefferson, right on Divisadero to the last stop at Divisadero & Beach. 
    • Alternate Stop Locations
      • ​​​​​​​North Point & Larkin
      • Van Ness & Chestnut
  • To Caltrain, reroute will be from southbound Divisadero (at Beach), left on Chestnut, left on Van Ness, right on Bay, left on Polk, right on North Point to the regular route.
    • Alternate Stop Locations
      • ​​​​​​​Van Ness & Chestnut
      • North Point & Larkin
30 Stockton (Short) 5 a.m.
  • To Fort Mason, reroute will be from North Point & Polk, left on Polk, right on Francisco, right on Van Ness, right on Bay to last stop on Bay & Polk.
  • To Caltrain, reroute will be from Bay & Polk, north on Polk, right on North Point to the regular route.
    • Alternate Stop Location
      • ​​​​​​​North Point & Polk
33 Ashbury/18th 5 a.m.
  • To Inner Richmond, reroute will be from Potrero & Mariposa, left on Mariposa, left on Harrison, right on 18th to Mission and resume regular route until Ashbury & Frederick. Then from Ashbury & Frederick via left on Frederick, continue to Lincoln, right on Kezar, right on JFK, stay in right lane, use cloverleaf for northbound Stanyan to the regular route.
    • Alternate Stop Locations (between Potrero & Mariposa and Ashbury & Frederick)​​​​​​​
      • ​​​​​​​Potrero & 19th
      • 18th & Mission
    • Alternate Stop Locations (between Ashbury & Frederick and Stanyan)
      • ​​​​​​​Ashbury & Frederick
      • Stanyan & Hayes
  • To General Hospital, reroute will be from Stanyan & JFK, right on JFK, left on Kezar, right on Lincoln, left on 7th St, left on Irving, left on Arguello, right on Frederick, right on Ashbury to regular route until 18th St & Mission. Then from Mission & 18th St continue on 18th St, left on Harrison, right on Mariposa, right on Potrero to the regular route.
    • Alternate Stop Locations (between Stanyan & JFK and Ashbury & Frederick)
      • Stanyan & Hayes
      • Ashbury & Frederick
    • Alternate Stop Locations (between 18th & Mission and Potrero & Mariposa)
      • 18th & Valenica
      • Potrero & Mariposa
37 Corbett 5 a.m.
  • To The Haight, reroute will be from Cole & Waller, right on Waller, right on Masonic, right on Frederick, right on Ashbury, left on Waller, left on Stanyan to last stop.
  • To Twin Peaks, reroute will be from Stanyan & Waller, south on Stanyan, left on Frederick, left on Masonic, left on Waller, left on Cole to the regular route.
    • Alternate Stop Location (to Twin Peaks only)
      • Cole & Frederick
39 Coit 9 a.m.
  • To Coit Tower, reroute will be from Pier 39, left on Stockton, left on Beach, left on Powell to the regular route.
    • Alternate Stop Locations
      • ​​​​​​​North Point & Stockton (terminal)
      • Powell & North Point
43 Masonic 5 a.m.
  • To The Marina, reroute will be from Judah & 7th Ave,  north on 7th Ave, right on Lincoln, left on Kezar, JFK, Fell, left on Masonic to regular route.
  • To The Excelsior, reroute will be from Masonic & Fell, west on right on Fell to JFK Dr, left on Kezar, right on Lincoln, left on 7th Ave, right on Judah to the regular route.
    • Alternate Stop Locations (both directions)
      • ​​​​​​​Judah & Seventh Avenue
      • Masonic & Hayes
44 O’Shaughnessy 5 a.m.
  • To The Richmond, reroute will be from 9th Ave & Lincoln, right on Lincoln, left on Kezar, right on JFK, left on Stanyan, left on Fulton, right on 8th Ave to regular route.
  • To Hunters Point, reroute will be from 8th Ave & Fulton, left on Fulton, right on Stanyan, right on JFK, left on Kezar, right on Lincoln, left on 9th Ave to the regular route.
    • Alternate Stop Locations (both directions)
      • Ninth Avenue & Lincoln Way
      • Eighth Avenue & Fulton
49 Van Ness/Mission (Long) 5 a.m.
  • To North Beach, reroute will be from Van Ness & Francisco, right on Francisco, left on Polk, right on North Point to last stop at North Point & Mason.
    • Alternate Stop Locations
      • ​​​​​​​Van Ness & Chestnut
      • North Point & Polk
      • North Point & Mason (temporary terminal)
  • To City College, reroute will be from from North Point & Mason, east on North Point, right on Powell, right on Bay, right on Mason, left on North Point, left on Polk, right on Francisco, left on Van Ness to the regular route.
    • Alternate Stop Locations
      • ​​​​​​​North Point & Mason (temporary terminal)
      • North Point & Larkin
      • Van Ness & Chestnut
49 Van Ness/Mission (Short) 5 a.m.
  • To Fort Mason, reroute will be from Van Ness & Francisco, right on Francisco, left on Polk, left on Bay to last stop at Bay & Van Ness.
  • To City College, reroute will be from Bay & Van Ness, south on Van Ness to the regular route.
55 Dogpatch 6:30 a.m.
  • To 16th St Mission BART, reroute will be from 20th St & Connecticut, continue west on 20th St, left on Rhode Island, right on 23rd St, right on Potrero, left on Mariposa, right on Harrison, left on 17th St, right on Mission.
  • To Dogpatch, reroute will be from northbound Mission, right on 14th St, right on South Van Ness, left on 17th St, right on Harrison, left on 23rd St, left on De Haro, right on 20th St to the regular route.
    • Alternate Stop Locations (both directions)
      • ​​​​​​​20th & Missouri
      • 16th & Mission
66 Quintara 8 a.m.
  • To The Haight, reroute will be from Cole & Waller, left on Waller, left on Stanyan to temporary terminal at Stanyan & Waller.
  • To Parkside, reroute will be from Stanyan & Waller, south on Stanyan, left on Frederick, right on Cole to the regular route.
    • Alternate Stop Location (both directions)
      • ​​​​​​​Cole & Carl
Powell/Hyde Bus 7 a.m.
  • To Market Street, reroute will be from Hyde & Beach, right on Beach, right on Columbus, right on Leavenworth, right on North Point, left on Hyde to the regular route.

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Note: These routes may experience delays as they cross the race course.

  • F Market & Wharves
  • 1 California
  • 9 San Bruno
  • 12 Folsom/Pacific
  • 14 Mission
  • 14R Mission Rapid
  • 15 Bayview Hunters Point Express
  • 19 Polk
  • 31 Balboa
  • 38 Geary
  • 38R Geary Rapid
  • 49 Van Ness/Mission
  • N Judah
  • KT Ingleside/Third
  • K Bus
  • L Bus
  • M Bus

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