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A City of Oakland project offering fast, free connections from BART, San Francisco Bay Ferry, Amtrak and Capitol Corridor to downtown Oakland offices, restaurants, local shops, social services and entertainment venues.

image of the Free Broadway Shuttle bus

Beginning Friday, August 25, 2017, the Broadway Shuttle hours of operation will change to:
Monday-Friday 7am-10pm

To read the media release on the change to the hours of operation, please click here.

The 27th Street Stop is out of service until Late 2018; the final north-bound stop for the Night Service (Blue route) will be 25th Street.

Now Running until 10pm Mon-Thurs and 1am on Fri & Sat Nights!

Board the Shuttle wherever you see a sign with the green Broadway Shuttle bus icon.

All Broadway Shuttle vehicles are wheelchair accessible and include passenger lifts.

Hours of Operation
Monday-Thursday 7am-10pm
Friday 7am-1am
Saturday 6pm-1am
To read the release on the change in hours of operation, please click here.

Day Service (Orange route)
Mondays-Fridays 7am-7pm between Embarcadero West (Jack London Square) and Grand Avenue. Shuttles run every 10 minutes during commute hours and lunchtime; every 12-15 minutes other times.

Night Service (Blue route)
Mondays-Thursdays 7pm-10pm, Fridays 7pm-1am & Saturdays 6pm-1am between Embarcadero West (Jack London Square) and 25th Street. Shuttles run every 12 minutes.

Routes and Stops
Click here to view a detailed route and street map
Click here to view list of stops along the shuttle’s route
•Click route diagram below to view a larger version

Monday-Friday 7am-7pm to Jack London Square or to Grand Avenue

Monday-Thursday 7pm-10pm to Jack London Square or to 25th Street

Friday 7pm-1am & Saturday 6pm-1am to Jack London Square or to 25th Street

If you need transit options outside of the Broadway Shuttle's regular service hours, visit for trip planning assistance.

The Broadway Shuttle does not operate on the following holidays:
  • New Year’s Day
  • Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Day
  • Presidents' Day
  • Memorial Day
  • Independence Day
  • Labor Day
  • Thanksgiving
  • Christmas
When is the Next Shuttle Coming?
Find Arrival Predictions at

Downtown Restaurant & Nightlife Guide
Click here to begin exploring the restaurants, bars, clubs, wine tasting rooms, farmers' markets and other venues along the shuttle route.

Fast, Free Transit Connections
The Broadway Shuttle connects to BART, the San Francisco Bay Ferry, Amtrak, Capitol Corridor and AC Transit. For more transit info, visit

Stay Up-To-Date
Join us on or and click here to sign up for Broadway Shuttle email alerts.

Neighborhoods Served
Click here to learn more about the commercial neighborhoods along the shuttle route.

Call (510) 891-7142 or visit

Lost & Found
Use AC Transit's online form to report a lost item on the B Shuttle.

Free B Shuttle Materials
Call (510) 444-CITY to pick up copies of the brochure with shuttle map, info card with route diagram, restaurant guide with wine tasting rooms or shuttle poster.

In the News
East Bay Express
Oakland North
Oakland Tribune
San Francisco Chronicle

The Broadway Shuttle is a program of the City of Oakland's Economic & Workforce Development Department made possible through generous support from the following:

In association with: