Get Around

Get Around section- Bay Bridge photo

511 is your one-stop source for getting around the San Francisco Bay Area. With 511, you can:

  • plan your commute or leisure trip,
  • find your best options for getting to the airport,
  • check current traffic conditions or bus departure times,
  • get started carpooling,
  • and much more.

Check before you head out or call 511 if you're already on your way. You can even personalize 511; sign up for MY 511 to save your favorite trips and get e-mail or text message alerts.


Current and Future Driving Times

Find out how long it will take to get to your destination – now, or in the future. Use 511 Driving Times to calculate your current driving time NOW, or estimate your driving time in advance to plan an upcoming trip.


Plan Your Transit Trip – It's Easy!

Use the interactive 511 Transit Trip Planner to generate step-by-step instructions for traveling on public transportation including an itinerary with schedules, fares, time estimates, and interactive maps.

Popular Destinations- cable car photo

Popular Destinations

Find interesting and fun places to visit around the Bay Area using public transportation. Get information and transit directions to popular destinations, such as:

  • museums
  • sports & events
  • sights & attractions
  • major airports, and more

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