Private Richmond-SF commuter shuttle

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This is a private page for use by members of Tideline’s Richmond-SF private commuter shuttle only. You can become a member of the Richmond-SF private commuter shuttle group by purchasing a pass. Private service is limited to pre-purchased ticket holders only; no walk-on purchases allowed.

Tideline commuter shuttle Richmond-SF

The relaxing way to commute between Richmond and San Francisco. Boats depart from Richmond Marina Bay and San Francisco Pier 1.5. Enjoy free WiFi, beverage service and flat screen TVs onboard for only $11/trip. Boat has a maximum capacity of 40 people so buy your pass now before they’re sold out!

Richmond-SF schedule

Each one-way trip takes 35 minutes, including boarding and disembarking. Boarding begins 10 minutes prior to departure time; this allows us to stay on schedule. Additional departure and return times might be added based on demand. We reserve the right to cancel routes with no confirmed passengers.


6:30 am Depart Richmond
7:05 am Arrive San Francisco
7:10 am Depart San Francisco
7:50 am Arrive Richmond
8:00 am Depart Richmond
8:40 am Arrive San Francisco
8:45 am Depart San Francisco
9:30 am Arrive Richmond


4:30 pm Depart Richmond
5:10 pm Arrive San Francisco
5:20 pm Depart San Francisco
5:55 pm Arrive Richmond
6:00 pm Depart Richmond
6:35 pm Arrive San Francisco
6:40 pm Depart San Francisco
7:20 pm Arrive Richmond

How it works

Monthly pass

Buy a convenient monthly pass for $340 ($440 value)

Monthly pass holders will not be required to make daily reservations

Buy monthly pass

Daily pass

Step 1: Buy a 6-pack pass for $66

Buy daily pass

Step 2: Reserve seats on your desired routes and times

  • Passes valid Monday through Friday for Richmond-SF service only.
  • Monthly passes are only valid for the month stated on the pass. 6-pack passes purchased directly from Tideline expire 30 days from purchase date.
  • Passes are non-transferable and cannot be shared.
  • Passes are nonrefundable unless a route is canceled at Tideline’s discretion due to weather conditions.
  • Service is limited to pre-purchased ticket holders only; no walk-on purchases allowed at this time.
  • Specific times selected by monthly pass holders are guaranteed. If you need to change your preselected time, you may board at your new time, but we ask that you email to let us know.
  • Daily pass holders must reserve their seats at least 24 hours in advance of departure time to guarantee their spot.
  • We reserve the right to cancel a route if there are no confirmed passengers.

Use your commuter benefits

Tideline accepts check and debit payments from Bay Area Commuter Benefit Program providers such as Benefit Resource, Inc., Commuter Benefit Solutions, Navia, WageWorks and many more.

Bay Area Commuter Benefits Program provider Benefit Resource, Inc.

Bay Area Commuter Benefits Program provider Commuter Benefit Solutions

Bay Area Commuter Benefits Program provider Navia

About Tideline

Tideline is an official Port of San Francisco water transportation service offering public and private commuter service, Bay cruises and private charter trips around the San Francisco Bay. Founded by local Marin County residents, Tideline is committed to serving our community and its visitors while respecting the environment.

Tideline Marine Group: 475 Gate 5 Road, Suite 218, Sausalito, CA 94965