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San Francisco funicular Powell/Mason (59)

City: San Francisco (United States).
Route length: 2.7 km (1.7 miles).
Driving time: 15 min.

Track gauge: 1067 mm.
Opened: 1888.
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

Stops

Powell & Market
Taylor & Bay

Postcard: San Francisco cable car 519 on funicular Powell/Mason (59) at the terminus Powell & Market
Postcard: San Francisco cable car 15 on funicular Powell/Mason (59) on Hyde Street
Poster: San Francisco cable car 527 on funicular Powell/Mason (59) in front of San Francisco Cable Car Museum (1997)
San Francisco cable car 4 on funicular Powell/Mason (59) on Mason Street (2009)
Shop street tram: San Francisco funicular Powell/Mason (59) outside Peking Restaurant, Ringkøbing Harbor, seen from the side (2009)
Shop street tram: San Francisco funicular Powell/Mason (59) outside Peking Restaurant, Ringkøbing Harbor, seen from behind (2009)
Shop street tram: San Francisco funicular Powell/Mason (59) outside Peking Restaurant, Ringkøbing Harbor, front view (2009)
Shop street tram: San Francisco funicular Powell/Mason (59) in front of Peking Restaurant, Ringkøbing Havn (2009)
San Francisco cable car 21 on funicular Powell/Mason (59) in the intersection Taylor Street/Francisco Street (2010)
San Francisco cable car 11 on funicular Powell/Mason (59) on Taylor St (2010)
San Francisco cable car 11 on funicular Powell/Mason (59) at the terminus Taylor & Bay seen from the side (2010)
San Francisco cable car 11 on funicular Powell/Mason (59) at the terminus Taylor & Bay (2010)
San Francisco cable car 11 on funicular Powell/Mason (59) at the terminus Powell & Market (2010)
San Francisco cable car 18 on funicular Powell/Mason (59) on Powell Street (2010)
San Francisco cable car 14 on funicular Powell/Mason (59) on Powell Street (2010)
San Francisco cable car 9 on funicular Powell/Mason (59) on Powell Street (2010)
San Francisco cable car 25 on funicular Powell/Mason (59) on Powell Street, seen from the side (2010)
San Francisco cable car 20 on funicular Powell/Mason (59) on Powell Street (2010)
San Francisco cable car 19 on funicular Powell/Mason (59) on Powell Street (2010)
San Francisco cable car 14 on funicular Powell/Mason (59) on Mason Street (2010)
San Francisco cable car 12 on funicular Powell/Mason (59) on Powell Street (2010)
San Francisco cable car 12 on funicular Powell/Mason (59) at the terminus Powell & Market (2010)
San Francisco cable car 25 on funicular Powell/Mason (59) on Powell Street (2010)
San Francisco cable car 24 on funicular Powell/Mason (59) at the terminus Powell & Market (2010)
San Francisco cable car 21 on funicular Powell/Mason (59) on Powell Street, front view (2010)
San Francisco, CA PCC Trolley Cars

San Francisco, CA PCC Trolley Cars
YouTube name: gdg9.
Language: English.
Date: December 1, 2010.
San Francisco Cable Cars

San Francisco Cable Cars
YouTube name: japanairlinesjp.
Language: English.
Date: April 2012.
San Francisco Cable Car - Complete Ride on Powell-Hyde line

San Francisco Cable Car - Complete Ride on Powell-Hyde line
YouTube name: Curious2travel.
Language: English.
Date: October 2, 2014.
Postcard: San Francisco funicular Powell/Mason (59) in the intersection Jackson St/Mason St (2016)
San Francisco cable car 18 on funicular Powell/Mason (59) at the terminus Powell & Market (2019)
San Francisco cable car 15 on funicular Powell/Mason (59) on Powell Street (2019)

San Francisco cable car 15 on funicular Powell/Mason (59) on Powell Street (2019)
Photographer: Silas Boye Nissen.
Date: December 8, 2019.
San Francisco cable car 19 on funicular Powell/Mason (59) at the terminus Powell & Market (2019)
San Francisco cable car 17 on funicular Powell/Mason (59) at the terminus Powell & Market (2019)
San Francisco cable car 7 on funicular Powell/Mason (59) on Mason St (2021)

San Francisco cable car 7 on funicular Powell/Mason (59) on Mason St (2021)
Photographer: Silas Boye Nissen.
Date: August 2, 2021.
San Francisco cable car 7 on funicular Powell/Mason (59) at the terminus Taylor & Bay (2021)
San Francisco cable car 15 on funicular Powell/Mason (59) at the terminus Taylor & Bay (2021)
San Francisco cable car 1 on funicular Powell/Mason (59) at the terminus Taylor & Bay (2021)
San Francisco cable car 1 on funicular Powell/Mason (59) at the terminus Taylor & Bay (2022)

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See also

Photos from San Francisco Cable Cars
Line: San Francisco funicular California (61)
Links about trams in San Francisco
Museum: San Francisco Railway Museum
Company: Muni Metro
Videos about trams in San Francisco

Last updated: November 5, 2022.

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