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RocketBoat is no longer available on the San Francisco Explorer Pass, but there are still 34 other San Francisco attractions to choose from!
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This attraction is closed for the season.

RocketBoat tickets

Gate Prices Adult $26.00
Child (3-12) $21.00

Calling all thrill seekers…Climb aboard RocketBoat for the ultimate high speed adventure -- on San Francisco Bay. Get blown away as you hold on for the most exhilarating ride of your life. Stunning views and a classic Rock ‘n Roll soundtrack add to the 30-minutes of fun. Never the same ride twice. RocketBoat is a BLAST!

Have a blast on the San Francisco Bay with Blue & Gold Fleet’s high-speed adventure cruise! RocketBoat is the ultimate aquatic thrill ride that splashes you around San Francisco Bay, letting you take in the sights and attractions on a fast, furious, and super-fun cruise that you’ll never forget. It’s part cruise, part thrill-ride, and RocketBoat will give you an adrenaline-pumping rush. Please note that riders should be free from high blood pressure, heart, back and neck problems, osteoporosis, motion sickness or any condition that could be aggravated by a high-speed ride. Expectant mothers should not ride Rocket Boat, and children must be 40” tall to ride. Any child under 12 must be accompanied by an adult. Get ready to get wet in San Francisco Bay!

The San Francisco Explorer Pass is the best choice for maximum savings and flexibility. Choose to use your pass for RocketBoat tickets, then look to the list of other top attractions for your other Explorer Pass admission choices!

Getting In

Proceed to the Yellow Ticket Booth on the westside of Pier 39 (between Pier 39 and Pier 41), present your admission pass to any ticket window for cruise ticket. Be sure to get your admission pass back from the staff as you will need it to access your other attractions.


August 28 - October 28, 2018: Thursday - Monday at 12:15 pm, 1:00 pm, 1:45 pm, 3:15 pm, 4:00 pm, 5:00 pm, and 6:00 pm. Will not operate on Tuesday and Wednesday.

Last day for the Rocket Boat season is October 28th!

Please check for the most up-to-date hours of operation.




Cruises may not operate during inclement weather.

Safety warning: passengers should be in good health and free from high blood pressure, heart, back or neck problems, osteoporosis, motion sickness, or other conditions that could be aggravated by this adventure. Expectant mothers and children under 3 years old should not ride RocketBoat.

Children must be 40 inches tall to ride. Children under 12 years old must be accompanied by an adult. Guests must transfer from their wheelchair or Electric Convenience Vehicle to RocketBoat by themselves or with assistance by members of their party to experience this attraction. Enter through the standard queue where crew member will assist you. Service animals may not accompany guests on this attraction.

Guests may get very wet on this attraction. RocketBoat is not responsible for lost or damaged personal property.


Ticket Booth on West side of PIER 39 (between Pier 39 & Pier 41)
San Francisco, CA

Driving Directions

Entering the city from either the Golden Gate Bridge or the Bay Bridge, follow signs to Fisherman's Wharf and PIER 39. Parking is available at the PIER 39 parking garage.

Public Transportation

F-Line to PIER 39

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