San Francisco Central Subway
The 1.7-mile, four-station Central Subway brings faster, more efficient transit to San Francisco’s fast growing and densely populated southeast neighborhoods.
- San Francisco, California, USA
- 2015 Outstanding Transportation Project of the Year by the American Society of Civil Engineers – San Francisco Section
- 2020 INNOVATIVE AND CONTRIBUTING UNDERGROUND SPACES – UNION SQUARE/MARKET STREET STATION - INTERNATIONAL TUNNELING ASSOCIATION (ITA)
- 2020 PROJECT OF THE YEAR ($50-$500M) - CHINATOWN-ROSE PAK STATION - INTERNATIONAL TUNNELING ASSOCIATION (ITA)
The Central Subway has begun transforming north-south public transportation in San Francisco giving users faster rail transit to the core of the City’s commercial districts from the transit-dependent communities in Chinatown and along the Third Street corridor, along with better service to BART, Caltrain and our major sports venues.
Central Subway Travel Time7 minutes 7 minutes
Current Bus Travel Time20 minutes 20 minutes
Length1.7 miles 1.7 miles
New Stations4 4
Passengers per Train250 250
Projected Daily Ridership43,700 43,700