Reconnecting the City with the Waterfront

The Piers join the Ferry Building and Pier 1 as well as a plethora of businesses and restaurants within the Financial District and Ferry Building, including the Ferry Plaza Farmer’s Market. The Piers are easily accessible by all modes of transit, including auto, ferry services, Muni’s historic rail, BART and bus. Parking is conveniently located at Pier 3 and across the street at the Embarcadero and Washington Street.

Directions from the North Bay

  • Exit Golden Gate Bridge
  • Turn right at Van Ness Ave
  • Turn left at Broadway St
  • Turn right at The Embarcadero
  • Take the 1st left onto Washington St

Directions from the South Bay

  • Exit 280 at King St
  • Continue onto King St
  • Merge onto The Embarcadero

Ways to get to The Piers

By Water Taxi:

Soon to arrive, a water taxi service will be provided from Pier 1 ½ offering water service around the Bay.

By Boat:

The Piers offer free public berthing at Pier 1 ½ for up to three hours while visiting The Piers or The Ferry Building Waterfront Area.

Ferry Building Waterfront Area

  • Ferry Building Waterfront Area
  • The Piers
  • Points of Interest

  • Chaya Brasserie


    132 The Embarcadero
    San Francisco, CA 94105
    Tel:   (415) 777-8688

  • Epic Roasthouse


    369 The Embarcadero
    San Francisco, CA 94105
    Tel:   (415) 369-9955

  • Farmers Market


    1 Ferry Building
    San Francisco, CA 94111
    Tel:   (415) 291-3276

  • Gott’s Roadside


    1 Ferry Building
    San Francisco, CA 94105
    Tel:   (866) 328-3663

  • Hotel Griffon


    155 Steuart Street
    San Francisco, CA 94105
    Tel:   (415) 495-2100

  • Hotel Vitale


    8 Mission Street
    San Francisco, CA 94105
    Tel:   (415) 278-3700

  • La Mar


    Pier 1 1/2, The Embarcadero
    San Francisco, CA 94111
    Tel:   (415) 397-8880

  • Market Bar

    1 Ferry Building # 36
    San Francisco, CA 94111
    Tel:   (415) 434-1100

  • Ozumo Japanese Restaurant


    161 Steuart Street
    San Francisco, CA 94105
    Tel:   (415) 882-1330

  • Slanted Door


    1 Ferry Building
    San Francisco, CA 94111
    Tel:   (415) 861-8032

  • The Plant


    Pier 3, The Embarcadero
    San Francisco, CA 94111
    Tel:   (415) 984-1973

  • Waterbar


    399 The Embarcadero
    San Francisco, CA 94105
    Tel:   (415) 284-9922

  • Waterfront Restaurant


    Pier 7, The Embarcadero
    San Francisco, CA 94111
    Tel:   (415) 391-2696