Better, more frequent service coming April 23!

This April 23 we’re rolling out our fourth round of service improvements in just over a year. City-wide, 17 lines will get more frequent service, 10 lines will see expanded service hours, two lines will make new connections to BART, and two new Owl routes are launching!

More Frequent Service

Line Frequency Change
All Muni Metro Increasing weekend service, trains arrive every 10 minutes on
Saturday and every 12 minutes on Sunday
1 California Increasing commute frequency from every 7 minutes to every 6 minutes
2 Clement Increasing commute frequency on Sutter Street to every 5 minutes
6 Haight-Parnassus Increasing late night frequency from service every 30 minutes to every  20 minutes
7 Haight-Noriega Increasing late night frequency from service every 30 minutes to every  20 minutes
10 Townsend Increasing all day frequency from service every 20 minutes to every 15 minutes
12 Folsom Increasing all day frequency from service every 20 minutes to every 15 minutes
28R 19th Ave Rapid Increasing mid-day frequency from service every 12 minutes to every  10 minutes (now all day 10 minute service)
28 19th Ave Increasing mid-day frequency from service every 12 minutes to every 10 minutes (now all day 10 minute service)
31 Balboa Increasing PM commute frequency from service every 12 minutes to every  10 minutes
35 Eureka Increasing commute frequency from service every 30 minutes to every 25 minutes in the morning and every 15 minutes in the evening
37 Corbett Increasing evening commute frequency from service every 20 minutes to every 15 minutes
47 Van Ness Increase commute frequency from service every 10 minutes to every 7.5 minutes
25 Treasure Island Increasing All Nighter frequency from service every 45 minutes to every 30 minutes

New Owl Routes Launching!

Brand new Owl (All Nighter) service will launch for portions of the 44 O’Shaughnessy and the 48 Quintara-24th Street. Service will run every 30 minutes between the following destinations:

  • 44 Owl from Glen Park BART to the Bayview
  • 48 Owl from Noe Valley to 3rd Street

Please note service will technically begin at 1AM on April 24, 2016.

Learn more about the new Owl service, including opportunities to provide public comment at the MTA Board of Directors meeting on April 19.

Expanding Service Hours

  • 28R 19th Ave Rapid – Monday through Friday Rapid service from 7AM to 7PM
  • Richmond Expresses – Service extended to 7PM on 1AX, 1BX, 31AX, 31BX, 38AX & 38BX
  • 30X Marina-Express—Service extended to 7pm, bigger buses on the line, plus stop consolidation along Chestnut Street to speed up the commute as part of the 30 Stockton Transit Priority Project
  • 57 Parkmerced – Weekday service to begin at 5AM
  • E Embarcadero – New weekday service from 10AM to 7PM

Improving Route Alignments

  • 2 Clement: New electric short line service to California and Presidio
  • 14R Mission Rapid: Extended to Daly City BART all day
  • 18 46th Ave: Outbound route turning from Sloat onto Skyline (currently using Sunset)
  • 28R 19th Ave Rapid: Connecting the Inner Richmond to Balboa Park BART and Mission at Geneva
  • 35 Eureka: Extended to Glen Park BART