How can I get around San Francisco if I don't own a car?
Whether you are a San Francisco resident or are just visiting for a few days, here are some resources to help you get around town in a sustainable way!
Plan your trips using transit, biking, or walking
- Use NextBus to find out when the next bus, streetcar, or train will arrive near you.
- 511.org offers real-time transit departures and can help you plan a local or regional trip.
Biking & Walking
- Use the San Francisco Bike Map and Walking Guide (PDF) to get there by bike or foot.
- Rent a bike to get around town.
Buy a Transit Card
Share a Ride
Why own when you can borrow and save? Plus, then you’ll have more time to enjoy your extra cash and newfound freedom. San Francisco is leading the way with a number of car sharing options. Check them out and start sharing today.
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