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Ten-Day Bus Substitution for Cable Car Lines on Powell and Mason Starting May 2, 2019

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In support of the Cable Car Gearbox Rehabilitation Project, the Powell/Mason Cable Car will be temporarily substituted by a shuttle bus and the Powell/Hyde Cable Car will switchback--changing direction from inbound to outbound--at Washington & Powell.

From downtown, the first bus stop is at Ellis & Powell. From North Beach, the first stop is at Taylor & Francisco.

Transfer between the Powell/Hyde line and the Powell/Mason at Washington & Powell.


The Powell/Mason bus will charge regular bus fare and the Powell/Hyde Cable Car line will charge regular Cable Car fares. Visit the Fares page for information on payment options.

Bus Substitution and Cable Car Map

Map of Powell Mason Bus Substitution and Powell Hyde Cable Car Switchback