Transportation - San Francisco VA Health Care System
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San Francisco VA Health Care System



The San Francisco VA Medical Center offers several transportation options for eligible Veterans and employees. These services operate Monday - Friday.

San Francisco VAMC Transport System 

This system is operated by San Francisco VAMC staff and provides service to and from: Eureka VA Clinic, Ukiah VA Clinic, Santa Rosa VA Clinic, Downtown Clinic, San Bruno VA Clinic and UCSF/Parnassus. For questions, please call (415) 221-4810 x2-2258 or x2-6310.  Download the schedule here.


Volunteer Transport Network (operated by DAV Transportation Network)

The Volunteer Transport Network provides services from Santa Rosa, Fort Bragg, Mendocino, and various other rural locations throughout the northern counties that parallel the Highway 101 corridor. Learn more.  For questions, please call the DAV Transportation Coordinator Hannah Arabadjis at (415) 379-5612 or (877) 487-2838 (press 25612 when prompted).

Clearlake Bus Route 10 Service (operated by Lake County Transit) 

Bus Route 10 provides services Monday-Friday from Lower Lake and around Clearlake city area and includes stops at the Clearlake VA Clinic. Click here to view schedule.  For Clearlake patients who need to travel to SFVAMC: Bus Route 10 also goes to the Santa Rosa VA Clinic where you can meet up with the 101 Northbound and Southbound shuttles to SFVAMC.

TransMETRO Transportation 

TransMETRO is a free bus service between the Medical Center and various transportation hubs in San Francisco, the Golden Gate Bridge and the Daly City BART. It operates from 5:15 - 9:35 a.m. and 2:40 - 6:20 p.m. Learn more.

Mendocino Shuttle 

This shuttle runs between the Medicino County SS Office at 825 S. Franklin St., Fort Bragg and the Ukiah VA Clinic on Monday and Wednesday only. For information about the shuttle call DAV at (415) 221-4810, ext. 2-5612.

VA Shuttle to UCSF (operated by San Francisco VA Medical Center)

This shuttle runs from 7:35 a.m. to 5:05 p.m. It departs every 35 minutes from the SFVAMC in front of Bldg. 203. It departs from UCSF at 5 minutes after the hour from the UCSF pick up and drop off point, located adjacent to 401 Parnassus Ave, just east of the Muni bus stop. For questions about the SFVAMC Shuttle, please call (415) 221-4810 x2-2258.

UCSF Shuttle (operated by UCSF Transportation Service)

This shuttle runs between 6:35 a.m. and 7:05 p.m. Monday through Friday. It departs from the SFVAMC in front of Bldg. 203, and departs from UCSF adjacent to 401 Parnassus Ave, just east of the Muni bus stop. Schedules are available at the UCSF website here. Questions about this shuttle should be directed to UCSF Transportation Service at (415) 476-4646 or email:
or   In addition, general inquiries can be directed to:

Other Transportation Programs:

VA Northern California Health Care System - Shuttle Bus Schedule

VA Palo Alto Health Care System - Interfacility Shuttle Schedule