The Mission is one of the most transit rich neighborhoods in San Francisco. We strongly encourage biking, walking, or taking public transportation to get to Carnaval San Francisco when possible.


Bike Rack is located at 23rd and Treat Ave


Public Transportation
Driving directions



Map of Parade Route and Festival Location

Download a PDF of this map.





There are BART stations at 16th and Mission as well as 24th and Mission. Mission St. is on the Parade route. See map above.
To get to the Festival, please walk to Harrison St. See map above.



Route 22, 33 & 55 on 16th St. Route 48 on 24th St.
Sunday route changes are shown in the next section.




Sunday MUNI changes:
Some Buses are rerouted on Sunday. BART is unaffected.








Saturday & Sunday – The Festival site (Harrison Street from 16th to 24th) is closed to car traffic. (See Our Map)
Sunday – The Parade route and Staging area is closed to car traffic (See Our Map)


By following the directions below you will end up at the North (16th St) or South (24th St) entrance of the Festival. Street parking will be limited, so you may want to consider parking in a garage. Here are three of your options, you can see their locations on our map (Download Map):
16th & Hoff Garage
Mission-Bartlett Garage (at 21st St)
SF General Hospital Garage




From the south via 101N:
From 101N take the Cesar Chavez St/Potrero St exit. Follow signs to Cesar Chavez St and Turn right at Harrison St.




From the north via 101S:
From 101S take the Harrison St Exit and continue for about 0.3 miles.




From the north via 80S:
From 80S take the Civic Center Exit and merge onto Harrison St. Follow Harrison St for about 0.7 miles.