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The Triumphant, a catamaran being used to ferry Google workers between San Francisco and Redwood City. (All-American Marine/YouTube)

Google Testing Ferry Service For Workers From E. Bay To Silicon Valley

Google workers who live in the East Bay can now make the commute to the company’s Silicon Valley campus by sea.

02/03/2014

The Triumphant, a catamaran being used to ferry Google workers between San Francisco and Redwood City. (All-American Marine/YouTube)

Google Launches Private SF Bay Ferry Service To Shuttle Workers

Just as Bay Area high-tech firms such as Google have been using private shuttle buses to transport their workers to their jobs, Google is taking it to another level with its own ferry service on San Francisco Bay.

01/07/2014

Riders pack a San Francisco Bay Ferry, July 1, 2013. (CBS)

Increased Ferry Service Available For Bay Bridge Closure

The Bay Bridge is closing Wednesday night and San Francisco Ferry boat operators said they are increasing service beginning first thing Thursday morning and continuing through the Labor Day weekend.

08/27/2013

Golden Gate Ferry

KCBS Cover Story: Ferry Service Will Ramp Up If BART Strike Occurs

SAN FRANCISCO (KCBS) – As negotiations are ongoing and the stalemate continues between Bay Area Rapid Transit officials and its labor unions, commuters are having to plan ahead for a possible strike. During the early […]

07/31/2013

Riders pack a San Francisco Bay Ferry, July 1, 2013. (CBS)

Ridership Spikes On Bay Ferries Because Of BART Strike

The San Francisco Bay Ferry saw three times its normal ridership at Jack London Square in Oakland Monday morning because of the BART strike, a ferry spokesman said.

07/01/2013

AC Transit Bus

Charter Buses, Extended HOV Lane Hours Provided During BART Strike

Although BART trains weren’t running, BART provided 58 charter buses to carry people between the El Cerrito del Norte, Walnut Creek, Dublin-Pleasanton and Fremont stations to a spot near the San Francisco Transbay Terminal.

07/01/2013

(Water Emergency Transportation Authority)

New San Francisco Bay Ferry Service Launches

The Bay Area’s newest ferry service began carrying commuters between the East Bay and the Peninsula Monday, according to the San Francisco Water Emergency Transportation Authority.

06/04/2012

Larkspur Ferry

New Ferry Line To Serve South San Francisco Commuters

Commuters on both sides of San Francisco Bay will have another option to get across the bay when a new ferry route begins running Monday.

06/03/2012

Larkspur Ferry

Years Of Fare Hikes Likely Coming To North Bay Ferries

The Golden Gate Bridge District is well on its way to increasing fares 5% on its ferries come July. But transit experts have said that riders will feel the real pinch several years down the road.

03/22/2012

Larkspur Ferry

Golden Gate Ferry Service Canceled Friday Over Strike Threat

The Golden Gate Bridge District has decided to cancel all of its ferry routes Friday in response to a planned strike by ticket agents.

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