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Bringing Your Bike

Bicycles are welcome on board all Golden Gate Ferry vessels on a first-come, first-served basis.

The following exceptions apply:

  • Maximum bicycle capacities noted below can vary by vessel class and operating conditions including passenger loads.
  • Electric bikes are NOT permitted aboard Golden Gate Ferry vessels.
  • Folding bikes are permitted. They must be stowed under a seat or in another location deemed safe by onboard crew and are not allowed to be stowed using the bike racks reserved for regular, non-folding bicycles. They should be stowed in an appropriate carry-on bag.

Sausalito Ferry: A Spaulding class vessel with a capacity of up to 750 passengers provides service on this route and can accommodate bicycles. NOTE: There's a high volume of bicycles in Sausalito during the summer and other busy months, bicycles are boarded on a first-come, first-served basis.

Larkspur Ferry: High-speed catamaran class vessels provide service on weekdays and a high-capacity Spaulding class vessel or a high-speed catamaran is used on weekends. Catamarans can accommodate 30 to 40 bikes; Spaulding vessels can accommodate up to 100 bikes. There is secure bike storage inside the Larkspur Terminal paid waiting area for up to 80 bikes. Bike racks outside the waiting area can accommodate up to 60 bikes.

Tiburon Ferry: Vessel assignment on this route varies, with accommodation for 30 to 40 bicycles.

High-speed catamaran, M.V. Del Norte
High-capacity Spaulding, M.S. Marin
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