Transbay Tube

BART Station

BART Touts Quieter Transbay Tube After Repairs, Some Riders Beg To Differ

BART issued a press release Thursday, saying repairs made during the Transbay Tube shutdown earlier this month reduced noise on the tracks. But passengers are questioning if the tube is really quieter.

08/13/2015

BART Train on Elevated Track (Getty Images)

BART Transbay Service Open Again; Board Revisits Building Second Tube

BART trains are back in service between Oakland and San Francisco after the Transbay Tube was shut down for the weekend.

08/03/2015

SF Bay Ferry (credit: Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Ferry Ridership Nearly Doubles During BART’s Weekend Transbay Tube Closure

Ridership on the San Francisco Bay Ferry nearly doubled on Saturday between Oakland, Alameda and San Francisco, ferry officials said.

08/02/2015

BART Station

BART Closing Transbay Tube During First Weekend In August, Labor Day Weekend For Repairs

People who rely on BART to travel between San Francisco and the Peninsula to the East Bay will have to find alternate ways across the bay later this summer. The transit agency will close the Transbay tube for repairs during the first weekend in August and over Labor Day weekend.

07/21/2015

Entrance to a BART station in downtown San Francisco. (Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

BART Transbay Service Delayed 20 Minutes For Maintenance

BART trains through the Transbay Tube are delayed over 20 minutes in the East Bay and San Francisco directions Monday afternoon because maintenance crews needed to take a measurement, a BART spokesman said.

07/06/2015

(Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

BART Needs To Shut Transbay Tube For 5 Days, Likely Over Labor Day Weekend

BART has announced major closures this summer, likely over Labor Day Weekend, for critical track maintenance that will close the Transbay Tube for five days.

06/08/2015

BART is studying a plan to install a second transbay tube. (Source: SFCTA)

Second BART Tunnel Under Bay Allowing 24-Hour Service Gets Renewed Attention

With the San Francisco Bay Area economy booming, a plan to build a second tube for BART trains under San Francisco Bay is getting renewed attention.

02/02/2015

The West Oakland BART station. (Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Residual Delays And Packed BART Trains After Small Fire Reported Near Embarcadero Station In San Francisco

BART is single-tracking into and out of San Francisco as they try to resolve the problem.

12/03/2014

A big rig crash knocks out power at the Port of Oakland. (CBS SF)

BART Service Restored After Big Rig Crashes Into Oakland Power Pole

A truck plows into a power pole at the Port of Oakland near 7th and Maritime Streets.

05/20/2014

(Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

BART: Minor Delays This Weekend As Work Crews Continue Repairs

BART work crews continued on Saturday to repair equipment that failed on Friday during the morning commute causing major system-wide delays.

04/05/2014

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