Nothing represents San Francisco like the sight of an iconic cable car rolling along picturesque streets in the city. Experience a part of San Francisco history when you climb aboard one of the historic cable cars and explore the city like generations before you have. Three main lines - Powell-Hyde, Powell-Mason and California - serve most major areas of downtown San Francisco. You can hop at Union Square - just steps away from Mystic Hotel. Climb aboard at at nearby stop and enjoy the scenery.
A single-ride cable car ticket is $7, but 1-, 3- and 7-day Passports are $21, $31 & $40. Passports give you access to Cable Cars, Muni, and Metro.
6:00 a.m. to 12:30 a.m daily. Special holiday hours.
Cable Car Museum
Hop On/Hop Off Access
Cable Car Charters
Can I charter a cable car?
San Francisco's historic cable cars and streetcars are available for private charter! Cable cars have a maximum capacity of 35-40 guests, making them an ideal option for unique small- to medium-sized group events. To book your private cable car, visit the website and get ready to plan an unforgettable event.
Where can I Hop on the Cable Cars?
There are many stops where you can get on the Cable Cars, including Union Square, just a few blocks from Mystic Hotel. The Cable car route maps are available for downloading at www.sfmta.com/maps. You can also pick them up at various visitor centers throughout the city, as well as transit headquarters and offices.