San Francisco funicular California (61)

City: San Francisco (United States).
Route length: 2.2 km (1.4 miles).
Driving time: 11 min.

Track gauge: 1067 mm.
Opened: 1890.
Closed: April 15, 2020 because of COVID-19.
Reopened: August 2, 2021.

Existing tram lines in San Francisco

Tram line: J Church, K Ingleside, M Ocean View, N Judah and T Third Street.
Funicular: California (61), Powell/Hyde (60) and Powell/Mason (59).
Tourist line: F-Market & Wharves.

Disused tram lines in San Francisco

Tram line: L Taraval.
Party line: S Shuttle.
Tourist line: E-Embarcadero Steetcar.

The line is operated by

San Francisco Cable Cars

Final destinations

California & Drumm
California & Van Ness

San Francisco tram line California (61) on California Street

San Francisco tram line California (61) on California Street
Photographer: Courtesy Pan American Airways.
Publisher: Smith Novelty Company.
Postcard: San Francisco funicular California (61) at the terminus California & Van Ness

Postcard: San Francisco funicular California (61) at the terminus California & Van Ness
Photographer: Henrik Boye.
Publisher: W:H: Blechkarten Factory.
San Francisco tram line California (61) on California Street (1930)

San Francisco tram line California (61) on California Street (1930)
Photographer: ulstein bild.
Publisher: Atlas Verlag.
Date: 1930.
San Francisco cable car 59 on tram line California (61) in the intersection California Street/Powell Street (1994)
San Francisco cable car 54 on tram line California (61) on California Street (2009)
San Francisco cable car 52 on tram line California (61) on California Street (2009)
San Francisco cable car 56 on funicular California (61) on California Street (2010)
San Francisco cable car 56 on funicular California (61) in the intersection California Street/Grant Ave, seen from the side (2010)
San Francisco cable car 56 on funicular California (61) in the intersection California Street/Grant Ave (2010)
San Francisco cable car 50 on funicular California (61) on California Street, seen from behind (2010)
San Francisco cable car 50 on funicular California (61) on California Street (2010)
San Francisco cable car 50 on funicular California (61) in the intersection California Street/Grant Ave (2010)
San Francisco cable car 54 on funicular California (61) on California Street (2010)
San Francisco cable car 52 on funicular California (61) on California Street (2010)
San Francisco cable car 49 on funicular California (61) on California Street (2010)

San Francisco Cable Cars
User: japanairlinesjp.
Language: English.
Date: April 2012.
San Francisco cable car 60 on tram line California (61) in the intersection California Street/Davis Street (2016)

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See also

Photos from San Francisco Cable Cars
Line: San Francisco funicular Powell/Mason (59)
Links about trams in San Francisco
Museum: San Francisco Railway Museum
Company: San Francisco Cable Cars
Videos about trams in San Francisco

Last updated: Marz 30, 2022.

© 2004-2022: Henrik Boye

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