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A green Presidio GO Shuttle with the Golden Gate Bridge in the background.

Getting To and Around the Park

There are many ways to arrive at and explore the park.

Whether you walk, bike, bus, or drive, there’s a path for you to and around the Presidio.

The Presidio national park site is located at the northern tip of San Francisco next to the Golden Gate Bridge. It’s easier than you think to get to the park using the free Presidio GO Shuttle or public transit.

Once here, you can explore miles of nature trails, take the Presidio GO Shuttle around the park, or pick up a bike share or bike rental. If driving is a must, you can find ample paid parking near many Presidio destinations.

Getting to the Presidio

The Presidio

Map of the Presidio

By Public Transit

You can find convenient public transit options to travel to the Presidio from all around the Bay Area.

By Presidio GO Shuttle

This free shuttle offers a route from downtown San Francisco to the Presidio. It connects at Presidio Transit Center to a second shuttle route that takes you to popular destinations around the park. 

Biking in the Presidio

Get to the Presidio on two wheels using our network of bike routes. With trails, Shared Streets, and bike lanes, there is a route for all types of riders.

Parking in the Presidio

Hourly and daily paid parking is available at lots near the Presidio Visitor Center as well as many other destinations throughout the park. Visit the Presidio maps page to see major destinations. Parking fees are used to operate and maintain the Presidio – thank you!

Contact Transportation Services

If you have questions about transportation, email us at

A sign reading Presidio Transit Center. Photo by Myleen Hollero.