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Cruise Schedule

2016/17 Sailing Schedule
The Red and White Fleet® offers up to 17 daily departures for its cruises of San Francisco Bay. Please check for specific departure times in our sailing schedule listed below. Simply look up the cruise you are interested in and reference the departure times in the proper seasonal column.

Mar 26 – May 25May 26 – Sept 5Sept 6 – Nov 5Nov 6 – Mar 26
Golden Gate Bay Cruise
$30 Adults
$20 Youths
1-Hour Duration
9:15 AM
10:00 AM10:00 AM10:00 AM10:00 AM
10:30 AM10:30 AM10:30 AM10:45 AM
11:15 AM11:15 AM11:15 AM11:15 AM
11:45 AM11:45 AM11:45 AM
1:10 PM1:10 PM1:10 PM1:10 PM
1:40 PM 1:40 PM 1:40 PM 1:40 PM
2:30 PM2:30 PM2:30 PM2:30 PM
3:00 PM3:00 PM3:00 PM3:00 PM
3:45 PM3:45 PM3:45 PM3:45 PM
4:15 PM
5:00 PM5:00 PM5:00 PM
6:15 PM
Bridge to Bridge Cruise
$38 Adults
$26 Youths
90-Min Duration
12:30 PM12:30 PM12:30 PM12:00 PM
2:15 PM2:15 PM2:15 PM
4:15 PM4:00 PM4:15 PM4:15 PM
5:45 PM
California Sunset Cruise
$64 Adults
$44 Youths
2-Hour Duration
6:00 PM
7:00 PM6:00 PM5:30 PM

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Our cruise tours of San Francisco Bay take visitors to San Francisco’s biggest landmarks and premier attractions, including the beautiful Golden Gate Bridge and around notorious Alcatraz Island. Red and WhiteSM boat cruises of San Francisco Bay not only are spectacular, but also a convenient way for visitors to discover the many famous sights of the City by the Bay in a relaxing and classic way.

During each cruise, which lasts approximately one to two hours depending on the itinerary, guests will be able to visually explore this beautiful area of northern California. Our friendly crew members ensure every cruise experience is one to remember. Take photos from the comfort of our boats and indulge in the best way to get around the bay area.

All of our cruises are ideal for individuals, couples, families and groups. Whether you choose the Golden Gate Bay CruiseSM, Bridge to Bridge CruiseSM, California Sunset CruiseSM or any combination of cruises, you’ll be entertained from beginning to end. All ages love to learn, especially in such a relaxing atmosphere.

Booking your cruise with the Red and White FleetSM is simple. You can book your cruise online without the service fees charged by other providers! You can also contact us at (415) 673-2900 and place your order over the phone. If you’d rather visit us in person, our address is Pier 43½, Fisherman’s Wharf, Taylor St. and Embarcadero.

What Secrets of San Francisco Will You Uncover When You Cruise With the Red and White FleetSM?

To whet your appetite for your cruising adventure that departs from San Francisco’s bay, take a look at the following trivia related to the region:

  • San Francisco’s original name was “Yerba Buena”.
  • Amazingly, the Golden Gate and Oakland Bay bridges were constructed during the Depression.
  • The Golden Gate Bridge was originally supposed to be black and yellow. Somehow, no one got around to changing the color!
  • Al Capone was known to play the banjo when he was incarcerated on Alcatraz.
  • Chinese fortune cookies were reportedly first made by a creative Japanese cook in San Francisco.
  • Want some coffee? San Francisco is the place to head for java. There are tons of coffee shops on every block.
  • San Francisco’s cable cars aren’t just cool — they are the only movable National Historic Monuments!

Want to learn more? Book your cruising adventure today with the Red and White FleetSM. You’ll be introduced — or perhaps re-introduced — to the American city that boasts famous hometown natives including photographer Ansel Adams, dancer Isadora Duncan, filmmaker Francis Ford Coppola, actor Danny Glover, singer Jerry Garcia and poet Robert Front.

You’ll never forget your moments sailing on a Red and White FleetSM vessel. Book your cruise today and experience the beauty of this historic city.