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San Francisco Bay Ferry Vallejo Service

289 Mare Island Way, Vallejo, CA 94590-5801
+1 707-643-3779
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A Pleasant Ride to the Other Side

The Vallejo-SF Ferry is a smart choice for so many reasons. If you are coming from SF, the visit to... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
E6659BYkarena
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Vallejo, United States
Great way across the bay

Relax, enjoy the views or work on board, avoids traffic, tolls, parking hassles in the city. A... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
robgriffith5365
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Auburn, California
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  • Average3%
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“giants game” (17 reviews)
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289 Mare Island Way, Vallejo, CA 94590-5801
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+1 707-643-3779
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"giants game"
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"san francisco"
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"relaxing ride"
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"finding a place to park"
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"mare island"
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"always on time"
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"clipper card"
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"angel island"
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"att park"
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"fisherman's wharf"
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"hour trip"
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Reviewed 4 days ago

The Vallejo-SF Ferry is a smart choice for so many reasons. If you are coming from SF, the visit to Vallejo is a nice, relaxing change as Vallejo has a peaceful waterfront and downtown with a lot of sites both old (i.e. historical museums, etc)...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Relax, enjoy the views or work on board, avoids traffic, tolls, parking hassles in the city. A good place to do informal team building in transit

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We had made reservations for ferry and the game. We arrived at ferry one half hour before departure. Parking was easy and close to ferry terminal. Ferry departed at 11:00 AM for a 12:45 PM game. There is a bar and snacks available on ferry....More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Love taking this ferry into San Francisco. Just wish they would bring back more of the service times they had when we first moved to the area. It's really a bummer you can't take the ferry into the city for dinner, because the ferries don't...More

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Reviewed 22 April 2018

And much less expensive - and you really see the great expanse of the bay – the surrounding hillsides, cruise past Alcatraz and the East Brother Light House B&B, views of the Golden Gate Bridge, an oil refinery, and an old naval shipyard, and much...More

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Reviewed 9 April 2018 via mobile

This is the second time I’ve taken the San Francisco ferry from the ferry building to Vallejo. It is a very well organized clean and comfortable mode of transportation. As a senior citizen I paid $7.10 for the one hour ferry ride. It does stop...More

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Reviewed 2 April 2018

I live in San Francisco but work in Vallejo.I was without my car for a few days so I used to Ferry to get back to San Francisco. The service was great. Not driving and fighting the traffic I was able to relax and have...More

1  Thank kentcarr
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Reviewed 25 March 2018 via mobile

Picked up the ferry on Mare Island and sailed downtown. Great views, good WiFi and a bar! You can sit outside or inside and it’s a rather enjoyable trip downtown.

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Reviewed 10 March 2018

Rode in mid February the 8:30AM from Vallejo to the San Francisco ferry building on the Embarcadero in SF. We scoped it out the day before, bought senior round trip tickets about $14 each, checked out the parking and were told due to the time...More

1  Thank Jeremy H
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Reviewed 3 March 2018

Best commute, to get to San Francisco. Free WiFi. Snack bar and drinks. Safest way to get to the City. Last departure from San Francisco, around 7:00pm. Check schedule for time.

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Carolyn H
24 May 2018|
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Response from John G | Reviewed this property |
Take the ferry for $20.00 to San Francisco and uber from the pier. Much cheaper
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jj53snowbird
20 May 2018|
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Response from Jeremy H | Reviewed this property |
I considered this for a cruise in February. After checking out the long term parking costs I felt it was a possible option. However I was worried about safety as we were on a road trip and there would be lots of luggage and... More
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