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Last trips on the city’s light rail lines just got pushed back a bit.
The San Francisco Municipal Transportation Agency will extend the hours of operation for its light rail lines to “better align with BART service,” according to a news release.
Starting Saturday, Oct. 2, Muni Metro service will be extended to run until midnight on weekdays and Saturdays due to an increase in demand.
Last trips on the KT Ingleside-Third, M Oceanview and N Judah will depart from neighborhood stops between 11:30 and 11:50 p.m. enter the subway by midnight.
The new Muni Metro hours will be:
- Weekdays from 6 a.m. to 12 a.m.
- Saturdays from 8 a.m. – 12 a.m.
- Sundays from 8 a.m. – 10 p.m.
The lines were shut down during the pandemic and have slowly been restored, sometimes in fits and starts.
The J Church light rail line’s hours of operation will be extended to midnight and will have frequency improvements to match the other metro routes.
On weekdays, the frequency will be increased from every 12 minutes to every 10 minutes. On weekends, the frequency will be increased from every 15 minutes to every12 minutes.
Muni Metro Bus and Owl Service
Late night Muni Metro buses on the KT, M and N lines will continue to operate along the light rail from 9 p.m. to 12 a.m.
Owl service on these three routes will continue to run from 12 a.m. to 5 a.m.
For more information about the service changes, visit www.sfmta.com/servicechanges for details.