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A Red & White Fleet ferry boat on San Francisco Bay. (Ezra Shaw/Getty Images)

Commuter Ferry Service On The Bay Likely To Expand For Trips From Richmond To San Francisco

Bay Area commuter ferry service will likely be expanding in the coming years with Richmond a likely candidate as the next place to offer service to San Francisco.

07/11/2014

Larkspur Ferry

Cost Of Golden Gate Transit Bus, Ferry Goes Up

Fares to cross the Golden Gate from Marin and Sonoma Counties to San Francisco and back have gone up as of Tuesday.

07/01/2014

Golden Gate Transit bus

Golden Gate Transit Fares Going Up

Golden Gate Ferry and Golden Gate Transit regional bus fares are increasing 5 percent on Tuesday.

06/30/2014

A catamaran boat outfitted with a 40 foot tall rigid WingSail has been sailing Bay Area ferry routes to test the novel idea of using wind assistance to help propel ferry vessels of the future - reducing fuel use and air pollution.

Prototype Wind-Powered Ferry Technology Could Lead To Greener SF Bay Transportation

A prototype wind-powered ferry boat being developed on the San Francisco Bay could eventually lead to bay transportation that uses less fuel and produces fewer greenhouse gases.

05/01/2014

A boat cruises under a bank of fog near the Golden Gate Bridge in San Francisco. (Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Facebook Joins Google In Providing Worker Commute Ferry On San Francisco Bay

Following in the footsteps of Google, Facebook is now shuttling workers to the South Bay via luxury catamaran.

02/13/2014

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

Tourism Hit in Aftermath of Terror Attacks

Free Rides Mean Very Happy New Year: Your Guide To Getting Home

Happy New Year 2014! Now, how do you get home? Transit areas across the Bay Area are offering extended hours and even some free services to get you home safely after ringing in the new year Tuesday night and Wednesday morning.

12/31/2013

Commuters wait in line at the ferry terminal at Jack London Square in Oakland, October 18, 2013. (CBS)

BART Riders Scramble For Commute Alternatives During Strike

Commuters scrambled for alternatives to get to work Friday morning as Bay Area Rapid Transit workers went on strike following an impasse in labor negotiations.

10/18/2013

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Bay Bridge Closure Survival Guide

The long-awaited changeover from the old eastern span of the Bay Bridge to the newly-constructed suspension will force a 5-day closure leading up the anticipated September 3 opening. The Bay Bridge will be closed from 8 p.m. Wednesday evening, August 28, through 5 a.m. Tuesday morning. So what alternatives to commuters have over Labor Day weekend?

08/20/2013

Commuters line up as they wait to board an AC Transit bus on July 1, 2013 in Oakland. (Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Contingency Plans In The Works For Possible August BART Strike

Bay Area transportation leaders have been drawing up contingency plans in case Bay Area Rapid Transit workers walk off the job again on August 4.

07/25/2013

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