The Academy is conveniently located within 10 minutes of four MUNI bus and Metro lines, listed below in order of nearest to farthest from our main entrance. Go green, ride MUNI!
- 44 O'Shaughnessy: Stops directly in front of the Academy (northbound) and across from the Academy at the de Young Museum (southbound).
- 5 Fulton: Stops at Fulton St./8th Ave. at the north entrance to the park. A 5-minute walk to the Academy.
- 7 Haight: Stops at Lincoln Way/9th Ave. at the south entrance to the park. A 7-minute walk to the Academy.
- N Judah Metro: Stops at 9th Ave./Irving St. a block from the entrance to the park. A 10-minute walk to the Academy. Note: Buses are substituted for Metro light-rail trains on all lines until further notice. Routes are minimally affected.
The Golden Gate Park Shuttle is a free option for travel within the park, and has a stop directly in front of the Academy. While JFK Dr. is closed to traffic, it operates daily, 9 am–6 pm, between McLaren Lodge and Transverse Dr.