Transbay Tube

Toward the Transbay Tube in San Francisco. (Wikimedia Commons)

Seismic Work Will Cause Delays On Overnight BART Transbay Service

Starting Tuesday night, BART passengers who travel through the transbay tube after 10 p.m. on Tuesdays, Wednesdays and Thursdays will face delays of up to 20 minutes because of earthquake safety work, a transit agency spokeswoman said.


Commuters pack into a BART train. (Justin Sullivan/ Getty Images)

BART Delayed After Reports Of Haze In Transbay Tube

BART trains resumed normal service Monday night about an hour after a haze spotted in the Transbay Tube caused major BART delays while inspectors investigated, a BART spokeswoman said.


Toward the Transbay Tube in San Francisco. (Wikimedia Commons)

BART To Begin Retrofit In Transbay Tube, Late-night Riders Should Expect Delays

BART will begin a retrofit project in the Transbay tube this weekend that will cause delays for late-night riders for the next several weeks.


Toward the Transbay Tube in San Francisco. (Wikimedia Commons)

BART Delays Transbay Tube Work To Accommodate 49ers Fans

BART is delaying work in the Transbay Tube tonight to accommodate an increased passenger load following Saturday’s San Francisco 49ers game.


Fire damage near the West Oakland BART Station (CBS)

Arson Confirmed In Oakland Fire That Shut Down Transbay BART Service

Federal authorities have confirmed that arson was to blame for a fire that shut down Bay Area Rapid Transit train service into and out of San Francisco earlier this month.


Fire damage near the West Oakland BART Station (CBS)

Feds Called In To Investigate Oakland Fire That Shut Transbay BART

Agents arrived on Wednesday. less than a week after the fire near the West Oakland BART station.


Fire damage near the West Oakland BART Station (CBS)

3 Sought In 3-Alarm Fire That Damaged West Oakland BART Tracks

Police are trying to determine whether a fire near a Bay Area Rapid Transit station that shut down train service between San Francisco and Oakland was intentionally set.


K.J. Choi of South Korea plays a bunker shot on the second hole during the first round of the 112th U.S. Open at The Olympic Club on June 14, 2012 in San Francisco, California. (Ezra Shaw/Getty Images)

BART Shutdown Strands U.S. Open Ticket Holders

It took many East Bay golf fans hours to get to the Olympic Club for the start of the U.S. Open Thursday because of the early morning fire that forced Bay Area Rapid Transit to shut down the Transbay Tube.


Bay Area Rapid Transit riders wait for buses after fire damage shut down service in the agency's Transbay tube.

3-Alarm Oakland Fire Shuts Transbay BART Service

Bay Area Rapid Transit’s Transbay Tube between Oakland and San Francisco was shut down Thursday due to a three-alarm fire at a construction site near the West Oakland BART station, officials said.


AC Transit Bus

Limited Alternatives During Transbay Tube Shutdown

BART officials were holding out hope that some service would be restored by Thursday afternoon, but a spokesperson advised commuters traveling between Oakland and San Francisco to find an alternate route of travel, specifically car, bus or ferry.