The Ferry Building Marketplace is located along the Embarcadero at the foot of Market Street. It is the center of a transit hub that connects all of San Francisco’s neighborhoods and the surrounding bay communities. The marketplace is accessible by MUNI, BART and Ferry Boat. The historic trolley cars (Line F Market) stop directly in front of the Ferry Building.
Visiting the Ferry Building
OVERVIEW & HOURS
Transportation & Parking
Getting to the Ferry Building is easy. For more information and directions, visit our parking and transportation page.Let's go
Frequently Asked Questions
- What are the winter holiday hours of the Ferry Building Marketplace?
On Sunday December 25 in observance of the Christmas holiday, all of the shops and the building itself will be closed. On New Year’s Eve and New Years Day, the building and the shops will be open, but with shortened hours. The FARMERS MARKETS will be running on regular schedule for the next two weeks.
- What are the hours of the Ferry Building Marketplace?
The building opens at 7am and closes at 10pm, but the shops in the marketplace have their own hours. There are over 50 shops and the hours vary, but generally they open at 10am and close at 7pm, Mondays through Fridays; open at 9am and close at 6pm on Saturdays; and open at 11am and close at 5pm on Sundays.
Please check the individual merchant listings for specific times, days and phone numbers.
- Where do you park when visiting the Ferry Building?
Preferred parking location for the Ferry Building is at the Washington & Embarcadero Lot. Additional public parking can be found in lots along the Embarcadero and open, metered street parking.
- Where is handicapped parking and access located?
Handicapped parking is located in the parking lots that serve the Ferry Building. For easy access, customers may also drop off handicapped passengers directly in front of the building along the two curb-cuts, and then park the in the approved lots to avoid being towed at the owners’ expense. For details, view the parking and transportation page.