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Historic Streetcars

Market Street to Fisherman's Wharf, San Francisco, CA
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A wonderful ride to discover the San Francisco Waterfront in style

Most of the tramways have a stop in front of the Embarcadero Building and the one going towards the... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Gamine1949
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Gujan-Mestras, France
Get a Muni passs and ride the Streetcars!

The Streetcars are vintage refurbished carriages from around the world. I like the F line starting... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
lovetotravel92630
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Orange County
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Restored street cars run on tracks up and down the Market Street Railway.
  • Excellent57%
  • Very good33%
  • Average7%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“f line” (42 reviews)
“down market” (27 reviews)
“ferry building” (40 reviews)
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Market Street to Fisherman's Wharf, San Francisco, CA
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Reviewed 3 days ago

Most of the tramways have a stop in front of the Embarcadero Building and the one going towards the harbour and marina is particularly scenic.

Thank Gamine1949
Reviewed 1 week ago

The Streetcars are vintage refurbished carriages from around the world. I like the F line starting at Fisherman's Wharf and you can take it all the way to the Castro District and points in between. For the Street cars and especially the Cable Cars which...More

Thank lovetotravel92630
Reviewed 1 week ago

First when I saw the streetcars I dint know what it was but so let us try. Easy to join and special late in the day there is not many people onboard.. Join on the Fishermens wharf and it was relax. The design is amazing.

Thank kmittag
Reviewed 1 week ago

Once we got the knack of it, the buses and streetcars became our preferred mode of travel. You buy a ticket (NOTE, you need cash if you don't have the special card) when you board and it allows you a certain amount of time to...More

Thank Janet B
Reviewed 1 week ago

These are a great, but too few of them lead to many crowded situations especially along the water front to and fro from Fishersmen's Wharf and the Ferry Building.

Thank MickD415
Reviewed 1 week ago

Love these older street cars. Have exact change, An easy and affordable way to get around town. They have a senior rate.

Thank jane s
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

A taste of the old days, complete with all the sights and sounds, travelling in these original street cars. Pity they were so crowded at times.

Thank Andrew Q
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We did several journeys on San Francisco's historical street cars. They are cheap and a convenient way to get around the city. They come in various colours and styles. The fleet comes from old retired fleet restored and is sourced from around the world. There...More

Thank tommomelbourne
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I rode streetcars and Trolley buses many years ago in Birmingham, als. The great thing about the historic streetcars of San Francisco is that these are are pragmatic museum pieces that satisfy a real purpose, transportation in central San Francisco and along the lively Embarcadero....More

Thank Jmc5606903
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Line F goes from the Castro down Market Street to the cruise terminal and then along Fisherman’s wharf- it is a great alternative to the cable card ( or a substitute when these are out of order). Streetcars - trams on my side of the...More

Thank theflyingdoctor
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