511 has you covered when you need hands-free, voice-responsive traveler information. By calling 511, you have access to many of 511's Bay Area transportation resources. Please note, the 511 SF Bay Alexa skill has been discontinued as of December 18th. For more information, visit our Changes to 511 FAQ's.
511's most popular traveler information resources, real-time transit departure times and real-time traffic conditions are available by calling 511 and asking for "Departure Times" or "Traffic Conditions". The 511 Phone system has many other useful resources, including Freeway Assist, Carpool and Vanpool information, Express Lanes information, transfers to all Bay Area transit paratransit agencies, and much more. Click below to learn more.