San Francisco Cruise Terminal Information

Last updated on July 20th, 2022 at 11:11 am

The port of San Francisco has two cruise terminals: 

James R. Herman Cruise Terminal – Pier 27, The Embarcadero, San Francisco, CA 94111.

Pier 35  – 1510 The Embarcadero N, San Francisco 91433 (at Bay Street)

Located close to shopping, restaurants and the iconic Fisherman’s Wharf, this is the ideal location for cruise passengers who want to get a true taste of San Francisco life.
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Cruises from San Francisco

The following cruise lines and ships depart from San Francisco, which is the starting point for cruises to Alaska, Mexico, Hawaii, the Panama Canal and the Pacific coast:

Princess Cruises – Ruby Princess, Caribbean Princess 
Carnival Cruises – Carnival Miracle

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San Francisco Cruise Parking
San Francisco Hotels Near Cruise Port

Weather In San Francisco

Opposite to what one would think, the summer months are the coldest and dampest in San Francisco, with temperatures barely topping 70 degrees F (21C) due to the fog and breeze that rolls in off the bay. Once September comes, the temperatures rise and the sun comes out, but you’ll still welcome a jacket in the evening.

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