Directions to Golden Gate Park

The Conservatory is a favorite San Francisco attraction.
The Conservatory is a favorite San Francisco attraction.

The directions to Golden Gate Park make it easy to find this beautiful park and museum area in central San Francisco. For a printable version of these directions, use the special PDF version. Park maps are available detailing the park's attractions.

Directions to Golden Gate Park

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Golden Gate Park Location

  • Northern Boundary: Fulton Street
  • Southern Boundary: Lincoln Way
  • Western Boundary: Great Highway
  • Eastern Boundary: Stanyan Street

From the San Francisco Airport

(Estimated drive time: About 25 minutes)

  • Exit the airport by following signs to highway US-101N
  • Merge onto US-101N toward San Francisco
  • Merge onto I-380W using the ramp to I-280/San Bruno
  • Merge onto I-280N toward San Francisco (watch for signs to 19th Avenue/CA-1)
  • Keep left to take CA-1N using exit 49B toward 19th Avenue/Golden Gate Bridge
  • Make a slight left onto 19th Avenue/CA-1N
  • Continue to follow CA-1N
  • Turn right onto Fulton Street to Golden Gate Park

From the Oakland Airport

(Estimated drive time: About 40 minutes)

  • Exit the airport by driving southeast on Airport Drive
  • Follow Airport Drive as it becomes 98th Avenue
  • Take 98th Avenue driving east
  • Merge onto I-880N using the ramp to Downtown Oakland
  • Continue on CA-880N (watch for signs to I-80/San Francisco)
  • Merge onto I-80W. Take the exit on the left to the San Francisco/Oakland Bay Bridge to San Francisco
  • Merge onto US-101N/Central Freeway toward the Golden Gate Bridge
  • US-101N/Central Freeway becomes Octavia Blvd
  • Turn left onto Fell Street
  • Follow Fell Street to enter the east end of the Golden Gate Park on John F Kennedy Drive

From Golden Gate Bridge

(Estimated drive time: About 10 minutes)

  • From the Golden Gate Bridge toll plaza go South on US-101
  • Exit onto CA-1S towards 19th Avenue/Golden Gate Park (becomes Park Presidio Blvd.)
  • CA-1S turns right into Golden Gate Park

From Fisherman's Wharf

(Estimated drive time: About 15 minutes)

  • Leave Fisherman's Wharf by going west on North Point Street toward Jones Street
  • Turn left onto Van Ness Avenue
  • Turn right onto Geary Blvd
  • Turn left onto Stanyan Street
  • Turn right onto Fulton Street

From Union Square

(Estimated drive time: About 10 minutes)

  • Go west on Geary Street toward Mason Street
  • Geary Street becomes Geary Blvd
  • Turn left onto Stanyan Street
  • Turn right onto Fulton Street

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Directions to Golden Gate Park