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On New Year’s Day, all transit agencies serving Contra Costa County will be on Sunday or Holiday schedules, except for County Connection which will have no service. On New Year’s Eve, BART will run until 3am.

Free Transit: AC Transit & Muni will be offering free travel from 8pm New Year’s Eve until 5am the following morning. During the complimentary service, there is no need to tag your Clipper card.

Special Note Regarding BART: San Francisco-bound Pittsburg/Bay Point and Richmond trains will not stop at Embarcadero Station after 8pm on New Year’s Eve. 

After the San Francisco fireworks show is over, passengers bound for Pittsburg/Bay Point and Richmond are encouraged to use Montgomery Street Station. Trains on these lines will not stop at Embarcadero Station on their way out of San Francisco. For more information, see the bottom of this post.

Click any link below for additional schedule information.

New Year’s Eve (December 31)

All transit agencies will operate on their normal Sunday schedules. See above for information on extended BART hours and free travel on AC Transit & Muni.

New Year’s Day (January 1)

Additional Information on New Year’s Eve BART Service:

To minimize platform overcrowding at Embarcadero, Montgomery, and West Oakland, beginning at 8pm, trains will skip stops into and out of San Francisco as follows:

Going into San Francisco after 8pm:
  • Pittsburg/Bay Point and Richmond line trains heading into San Francisco will not stop at Embarcadero Station. Exit at Montgomery Street Station for the fireworks show.
  • Dublin/Pleasanton and So. Fremont/Warm Springs line trains will not stop at Montgomery Street Station. Exit at Embarcadero Station for the fireworks show.
  • Millbrae and Daly City trains will stop at all stations in San Francisco.
After the fireworks end:
  • Pittsburg/Bay Point and Richmond line trains will not stop at Embarcadero Station. Use Montgomery Street Station to catch these trains.
  • Dublin/ Pleasanton and So. Fremont/Warm Springs line trains will not stop at Montgomery Street Station. Use Embarcadero Station to catch these trains.
  • Dublin/Pleasanton and So. Fremont/Warm Springs line trains will not stop at West Oakland. The first East Bay stop is Lake Merritt Station. You will need to change to a SF-bound train if you need to return to West Oakland.
  • Millbrae and Daly City passengers should use Montgomery Street Station.