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Getting to SHC
The La Salle Campus is located at 1055 Ellis between Franklin and Gough, and the De Paul Campus is at 1100 Ellis on the corner of Ellis and Gough, directly behind Saint Mary’s Cathedral.
Sacred Heart Cathedral Preparatory
1055 Ellis Street
San Francisco, California, 94109
One of the major benefits of our location in the heart of the city is easy access to public transportation. Our campus is easily reached via MUNI and BART.
Use the Google Maps transit planner for the most detailed instructions.
The following MUNI bus lines will get you to SHC:
47 Van Ness
BART: Civic Center Station
From Marin: South on Golden Gate Bridge, follow signs to Lombard Street. East on Lombard to Gough, right onto Gough heading south. Entrance for parking at the Cathedral is on Gough.
From the East Bay: West on Bay Bridge, follow signs to 9th St./Civic Center. Go north on 9th, using one of the two right lanes. After you cross Market, 9th becomes Larkin St. Remain on Larkin (stay in left lane) and turn left on Ellis (approx. 8 blocks up Larkin). Continue on Ellis, cross Gough and turn into the driveway leading to the Cathedral parking lot (driveway is immediately after the De Paul campus).
From the Peninsula-via 101: Follow signs to 9th St./Civic Center. Go north on 9th, using one of the two right lanes. After you cross Market, 9th becomes Larkin St. Remain on Larkin (stay in left lane) and turn left on Ellis (approx. 8 blocks up Larkin). Continue on Ellis, cross Gough and turn into the driveway leading to the Cathedral parking lot (driveway is immediately after the De Paul Campus).
From the Peninsula-via 280: Take San Jose Avenue exit. Proceed north on San Jose Ave. San Jose Ave. turns into Guerrero. Continue north on Guerrero St. Turn right onto Market St. Turn left onto Franklin. Turn left onto Ellis and proceed as above. Or take Highway 280 and merge at the Army Street Interchange onto Highway 101. Follow the directions for Highway 101.
SHC is an urban campus. Metered, hourly street parking is available to visitors, but please be aware of time limits and restrictions concerning area permits. St. Mary’s Cathedral parking lot is often available to visitors attending evening and weekend events, but space is limited. Below is a list of nearby parking garages that assist with visitor overflow.
1660 Geary Boulevard at Webster Street, 415.921.2793
Civic Center Plaza Garage
McAllister Street between Polk and Larkin Streets, 415.863.1537