Golden Gate Transit and Golden Gate Ferry accept cash value for all fares. Adult customers automatically receive discounts when they use Clipper instead of cash on Golden Gate Transit and Ferry. When you use cash value on a Youth, Senior or RTC Clipper card, Clipper automatically grants any applicable discounts. For a complete list of fares, visit Golden Gate Transit and Ferry.

Minimum Balance

You must have a minimum cash value balance of $4.70 on your Clipper card to ride Golden Gate Ferry.

Limited-use Tickets

You also can purchase limited-use tickets from ticket machines at the Sausalito, Larkspur and San Francisco ferry terminals for use on Golden Gate Ferry (excluding AT&T Park service). Tickets are available in one-way and round-trip denominations for adult, youth or senior/disabled fares. Tickets can be used only on Golden Gate Ferry and do not provide transfer discounts. Visit Golden Gate Ferry for more information about limited-use tickets.

Transfers

Clipper automatically calculates free or discounted transfers when you transfer between Golden Gate Transit, Golden Gate Ferry and other transit services that accept Clipper.

When transferring to a Golden Gate Transit bus, Clipper deducts the maximum possible fare when you tag on, but credits the appropriate amount back when you tag off at the end of your ride as long as you complete your ride within 3 hours when traveling in a single county or 4 hours when traveling between counties.

Within Marin County and Golden Gate Transit

Local riders receive free one-way transfers between all Golden Gate Transit and Marin Transit routes within Marin County.

To Golden Gate Transit from other transit agencies

If you are traveling from:

You may be eligible for discounted transfers on select Golden Gate Transit routes:

AC Transit (local routes)

$2 discount for adults and $1 discount for youth, senior and disabled

Muni (bus or light rail, using cash value or a monthly pass)

50-cent discount for adults and 25-cent discount for youth, senior and disabled

Petaluma Transit

$1.50 discount for adults and 75-cent discount for youth, senior and disabled

Santa Rosa CityBus

$1.50 discount for adults and 75-cent discount for youth, senior and disabled

SMART

$1.50 discount for adults and 75-cent discount for youth, senior and disabled

SolTrans

$2 discount for adult and $1 discount for youth, senior and disabled

Sonoma County Transit

$1.50 discount for adults and 75-cent discount for youth, senior and disabled

WestCAT (local routes)

$1 discount for adults and 50-cent discount for youth, senior and disabled

To Golden Gate Ferry from other transit agencies

Adult customers receive a 50-cent discount, and youth, senior and disabled customers receive a 25-cent discount when transferring from Muni to Golden Gate Ferry within 3 hours. (The discount is available to customers who use cash value or a monthly pass on Muni.)

To transfer to transit agencies that do not accept Clipper, you will need to ask the driver for a paper transfer.


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