Map & Directions
City Lights Bookstore
261 Columbus Avenue at Broadway (North Beach)
San Francisco, California 94133
Tel (415) 362-8193
Open daily from 12 to 8pm.
BY BUS: Take the 8X (to Kearny and Pacific, then walk one block up Columbus to Broadway), or take the 30 Stockton or 45 Union/Stockton (to Stockton & Broadway, then walk two blocks east to Columbus).
BY BART or MUNI Underground: the closest stop is Montgomery Street station. You can transfer to the 8X or the 30 Stockton bus lines (catch them on Kearny St.), or it’s an easy walk (head north, approximately ten blocks, no hills).
PARKING: Street parking at meters or on residential neighborhood blocks (2 hour limit, enforced regularly). Public garages located nearby at Portsmouth Square Garage, 733 Kearny St. (between Washington and Clay) and North Beach Garage, 735 Vallejo St. (between Stockton and Powell).