South San Francisco / San Francisco Mid-day

One-Way Fares

Weekday service between South San Francisco and San Francisco effective beginning July 1, 2017. Learn more.


Adult $8.30
Adult Clipper Card $7.60
Youth (5-18 years) $4.10
Seniors (65+ yrs), Disabled 1 $4.10
Children under 5 (when accompanied by an adult) FREE
School Groups2 $2.70
Short Hop3 $1.60
Short Hop Senior, Disabled 3 $0.80

1Seniors, persons with disabilities and Medicare cardholders may ride at a discount if they hold a Youth, Senior, or RTC Clipper Card, a Regional Transit Connection Discount Card, Medicare card, Department of Motor Vehicles Disabled Parking Placard Registration, or proof of age 65 or older. To request an RTC Discount Card application, visit the 511 website or call (415) 705-8291.
2 Price per teacher, student or chaperone. To qualify, school groups must call (415) 705-8214.
3 One-way between Oakland and Alameda.

Purchasing Tickets

  • Purchase tickets onboard the ferry at time of departure
  • We accept cash, checks, VISA, MasterCard, American Express, Discover and Commuter Check.
  • Tickets may only be used on the ferry route for which they were originally purchased.
  • Transferring to or from MUNI using your Clipper Card? Adult San Francisco Bay Ferry passengers using Clipper receive a $0.50 transfer discount when transferring between the ferry and MUNI. The discount is provided both to and from the ferry.
  • Not valid for AT&T Park service.
  • Fares subject to change.


The South San Francisco service accepts Clipper Cards.

Clipper Card

Tag On. Tag Off.

1. Tag on by touching your card to the reader at the terminal entry gates.
2. Tag off at the card reader at your destination. Tagging off ensures you are not overcharged for your fare.

Learn more on our Clipper FAQ page.