SF Ferry Building

Visiting the Ferry Building



The Ferry Building Marketplace is located along the Embarcadero at the foot of Market Street. It is the center of a transit hub that connects all of San Francisco’s neighborhoods and the surrounding bay communities. The marketplace is accessible by MUNI, BART and Ferry Boat. The historic trolley cars (Line F Market) stop directly in front of the Ferry Building.

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General Hours

Monday-Friday 7am – 8pm

Saturday 7am – 8pm

Sunday 7am – 8pm

Hours for individual businesses may vary. Please check merchant’s page for specific hours.

Transportation & Parking

Getting to the Ferry Building is easy. For more information and directions, visit our parking and transportation page.

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Frequently Asked Questions

  • Do you have a Lost & Found?
  • Yes we do. It is in our Office Lobby located on the first floor, on the Embarcadero side of the building, between the historic stairs and the North Arcade shops.

    The direct phone number for our Lost & Found is 415-983-8007.

    We hope you find what you are looking for.

  • Do you have a Ferry Building gift card?
  • Unfortunately, we do not offer a gift card since the merchants are individual businesses and they do not have the same Point of Sale systems. Maybe one day!

  • What are the hours of the Ferry Building Marketplace?
  • The building opens at 7am and closes at 10pm, but the shops in the marketplace have their own hours. There are over 50 shops and the hours vary, but generally they open at 10am and close at 7pm, Mondays through Fridays; open at 9am and close at 6pm on Saturdays; and open at 11am and close at 5pm on Sundays.

    Please check the individual merchant listings for specific times, days and phone numbers.

  • Where do you park when visiting the Ferry Building?
  • Preferred parking location for the Ferry Building is at the Washington & Embarcadero Lot. Additional public parking can be found in lots along the Embarcadero and open, metered street parking.