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Bay Bridge Closure

The Bay Bridge will be closed over Labor Day weekend in order to take the original East Span out of service and open the new East Span to traffic.

The closure will begin at 8 p.m. Wednesday, Aug. 28. The new span is scheduled open at 5 a.m. Tuesday, Sept. 3.

    >>Bay Bridge closure fact sheet

    >>Check map of your commute

The latest that the bridge will reopen is 5 a.m. Tuesday, but it could open sooner. Receive breaking news alerts regarding the status of the Bay Bridge closure and the scheduled opening of the new East Span.
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WATCH: NBC Bay Area's Scott Budman take a drive in search of the fastest alternative routes to taking the Bay Bridge

MAP: SF I-80 Access (
MAP: Oakland detours (
MAP: Alternate bridges and routes

BART: Will run on a 24-hour basis throughout the closure. Overnight trains will run on an hourly basis. 

Other transit links & resources:
AC Transit
Capitol Corridor
Golden Gate Ferry
Golden Gate Transit
San Francisco Bay Ferry

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