Sausalito Ferry

Sausalito Ferry, operated by Golden Gate Ferry, provides weekday, weekend, and select holiday passenger ferry service between Sausalito, CA, and the San Francisco Ferry Building (Gate B).

Schedule

Sausalito to San Francisco

Ferry service from Sausalito to San Francisco begins at 7:00 AM Monday through Friday. The last departure is at 6:45 PM.

On weekends and holidays, the first departure out of Sausalito is 11:20 AM and the last departure is at 7:15 PM.

Weekday Schedule

Depart SausalitoArrive Downtown S.F. | Gate B
7:00 AM7:30 AM
8:10 AM8:40 AM
10:35 AM11:05 AM
1:40 PM2:10 PM
3:15 PM3:45 PM
5:00 PM5:30 PM
6:45 PM7:15 PM
Weekday Sausalito to San Francisco Ferry Schedule

Weekend & Holiday Schedule

Depart SausalitoArrive Downtown S.F. | Gate B
11:20 AM11:50 AM
1:35 PM2:05 PM
3:25 PM3:55 PM
5:15 PM5:45 PM
7:15 PM7:45 PM
Weekend & Holiday Sausalito to San Francisco Ferry Schedule

San Francisco to Sausalito

When traveling by ferry from San Francisco to Sausalito on weekdays, the first departure is at 7:35 AM and the last departure out is 5:45 PM.

On weekends and holidays, the first departure out of the San Francisco Ferry Building (Gate B) is 10:35 AM and the last departure is 6:30 PM.

Weekday Schedule

Depart Downtown S.F. | Gate BArrive Sausalito
7:35 AM8:05 AM
9:25 AM10:25 AM
12:20 PM12:50 PM
2:25 PM2:55 PM
4:00 PM4:30 PM
5:45 PM6:15 PM
Weekday San Francisco to Sausalito Ferry Schedule

Weekend & Holiday Schedule

Depart Downtown S.F. | Gate BArrive Sausalito
10:35 AM11:05 AM
12:05 PM12:35 PM
2:20 PM2:50 PM
4:20 PM4:50 PM
6:30 PM7:00 PM
Weekend & Holiday San Francisco to Sausalito Ferry Schedule

Terminal

The Sausalito ferry terminal, also known as the Sausalito ferry landing, is a historic site. It has a long history dating back to 1868 when the Sausalito Land and Ferry Company began running ferry service between Sausalito and San Francisco. Passenger ferry service was discontinued on February 28, 1941, before Golden Gate Ferries restarted the ferry service to San Francisco, along with bus service to the terminal, on August 15, 1970. Finally, a new, modern ferry dock was constructed in 1996.

Address

The Sausalito ferry terminal is located at Humboldt and Anchor Streets in downtown Sausalito.

Directions

You can get to the Sausalito ferry terminal by bus, car, or walking.

By Bus

Golden Gate Transit and Marin Transit both provide bus service to the Sausalito ferry terminal.

If traveling by Golden Gate Transit, the following bus route drops off at Bridgeway and El Portal near the terminal.

  • Route 130: San Rafael – San Francisco

If traveling by Marin Transit, the following bus routes stop at Bay St and Bridgeway near the terminal.

  • Route 17: Downtown San Rafael – Sausalito
  • Route 17X: Downtown San Rafael – Sausalito
  • Route 61: Sausalito – Bolinas
  • Route 61M: Sausalito – Bolinas
  • Route 617: Sausalito – Tamalpais HS

By Walking

If you are staying in Sausalito and want to know how to get to the ferry terminal, you just need to get yourself to Bridgeway. Depending on where you are in Sausalito, you’ll need to walk north or south on Bridgeway and you’ll end up at the ferry landing.

Amenities

The following amenities and features are available at, or near, the ferry terminal.

  • Bicycle parking zones in downtown Sausalito
  • Public restrooms near the terminal
  • Public parking lots adjacent to the terminal
  • Wheelchair accessible

Parking

There are five public parking lots located in the city that are within walking distance of the Sausalito ferry terminal. Four paid public parking lots and a fifth lot that offers free, short-term parking.

Map of downtown Sausalito public parking lots near the Sausalito Ferry
Map of downtown Sausalito public parking lots near the Sausalito Ferry

Lot Locations

Lot #1

Lot #1 is located at Anchor St and Humboldt Ave, Sausalito, CA 94965.

Lot #2

Lot #2 is located at 50-98 Humboldt Ave, Sausalito, CA 94965.

Lot #3

Lot #3 is located at Humboldt Ave and Bay St, Sausalito, CA 94965.

Lot #4

Lot #4 is located at Ensign St, Sausalito, CA 94965.

Lot #5

Lot #5 is located at 300 Locust St, Sausalito, CA 94965.

Rates and Hours

Summer Parking Rates and Hours

May 1 through September 30 each year

LotHours Of OperationRate Per HourMaximum Per Day
Lot #17:00 a.m. to 10:00 p.m.$4.00 per Hour$40.00 Max. per Day
Lot #27:00 a.m. to 10:00 p.m.$4.00 per Hour$40.00 Max. per Day
Lot #37:00 a.m. to 10:00 p.m.$3.00 per Hour$30.00 Max. per Day
Lot #47:00 a.m. to 10:00 p.m.$2.00 per Hour$25.00 Max. per Day

Winter Parking Rates and Hours

October 1 through April 30 each year

LotHours Of OperationRate Per HourMaximum Per Day
Lot #17:00 a.m. to 10:00 p.m.$3.00 per Hour$25.00 Max. per Day
Lot #27:00 a.m. to 10:00 p.m.$3.00 per Hour$25.00 Max. per Day
Lot #38:00 a.m. to 10:00 p.m.$2.00 per Hour$25.00 Max. per Day
Lot #48:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m.$1.00 per Hour$5.00 Max. per Day

Discounts

Sausalito Residents

If you are a resident of Sausalito and live within Sausalito City Limits, you are eligible to apply for a Resident Parking Passcard.

The Resident Parking Passcard allows you up to three hours of free parking in the downtown parking lots.

Commuters

If you commute to and/or from Sausalito you are eligible to apply for a Daily Parking Card.

The Daily Parking Card allows you to purchase all-day parking for a reduced rate in parking lots #3 and #4.

Contact Information

If you have any questions or need more information regarding parking in downtown Sausalito near the ferry you may direct them to the Sausalito Parking Authority at (415) 289-4116 or parking@sausalito.gov.