Maps & Directions

Winds can be strong in the afternoon- we suggest you arrive before 2pm if possible, especially if you are docking on the west side with a larger vessel.

Directions by Land


Take BART to the Embarcadero Station. Go upstairs and cross The Embarcadero to the Ferry Building
In front of the Ferry Building, take the “F” line trolley to PIER 39 Marina.
Note: The “F” line trolley comes to Fisherman’s Wharf from Castro/Market for Bart riders. Call (888) 500-INFO or 511 on your mobile phone.


PIER 39 Marina is easily accessible from all points in San Francisco via public transportation. The Muni buses that serve the PIER are #47, 8x, and 39. We are very accessible. For specific route information, please call the San Francisco Municipal Railway at (415) 673-6864 or visit

If you are using a GPS Navigation System, input: 2 Beach Street, San Francisco, CA 94133


Take the Bay Bridge to San Francisco. Stay to the left after Treasure Island. Take the first exit which is the Main Street/Embarcadero Exit. At the bottom of the off-ramp, turn right at Harrison, go three blocks to The Embarcadero. Turn left and follow the street one-and-one-half miles. PIER 39 will be on the right side of the street.


Take Highway 101 North and follow the signs to the Bay Bridge. Take the 4th Street exit and veer left on to Bryant Street. Follow Bryant to The Embarcadero. Turn left on to the Embarcadero and go approximately one-and-one-half miles. PIER 39 Marina will be on the right side of the street.


Take Highway 101 South and cross the Golden Gate Bridge. Take the Lombard Street exit. Follow Lombard Street approximately two miles. Turn left on Van Ness Avenue. Turn right on Bay Street. Follow Bay to The Embarcadero. Turn left on The Embarcadero. You will see PIER 39 Marina on the right side of the street.


The PIER 39 Marina Garage is located directly across the street from PIER 39 Marina. Limited Validation is available at any full-service restaurant when dining. Long term tenants are eligible to apply for discounted parking privileges at the garage.

NOTE TO VENDORS: Licensed and insured vendors who have submitted their insurance and are on file with the marina office (mechanics, divers, yacht maintenance crews, etc) may buy WEEKDAY discounted parking passes from the Marina Office. There are no parking passes available for weekends, and weekday passes will not work on the weekend.