Elevator Outage Options and Accessible Path for 12th St. Oakland City Center Station

Elevator Outage Options

IF 11th STREET/CONVENTION CENTER STREET ELEVATOR IS OUT OF SERVICE AND RIDER IS:

  • ARRIVING FROM THE STREET (rider cannot enter station)

    • Rider should take the 14th Street/Ogawa Plaza elevator. If the 14th Street/Ogawa Plaza elevator is also out of service, rider could take AC Transit to another station or request a Mitigation Trip. 19th St. Oakland is 0.3 miles walking/rolling.

  • ARRIVING FROM THE PLATFORM (rider cannot exit station) 

    • Rider should take the 14th Street/Ogawa Plaza elevator. If the 14th Street/Ogawa Plaza elevator is also out of service, rider could take AC Transit from another station or request a Mitigation Trip. 19th St. Oakland is 0.3 miles walking/rolling.

IF 14th STREET/OGAWA PLAZA ELEVATOR IS OUT OF SERVICE AND RIDER IS:

  • ARRIVING FROM THE STREET (rider cannot enter station) 

    • Rider should take the 11th Street /Convention Center elevator. If the 11th Street/Convention Center elevator is also out of service, rider could take AC Transit to another station or request a Mitigation Trip. 19th St. Oakland is 0.3 miles walking/rolling.

  • ARRIVING FROM THE PLATFORM (rider cannot exit station)

    • Rider should take the 11th Street/Convention Center elevator. If the 11th Street/Convention Center elevator is also out of service, rider could take AC Transit from another station or request a Mitigation Trip. 19th St. Oakland is 0.3 miles walking/rolling.

IF PLATFORM ELEVATOR IS OUT OF SERVICE AND RIDER IS:

  • ARRIVING FROM THE STREET (rider cannot access trains)

    • Rider should take AC Transit to another BART station. The closest station is 19th St. Oakland. If either of the elevators at 19th St. Oakland are also out of service, rider could take AC Transit to another station or request a Mitigation Trip.

  • ARRIVING FROM THE PLATFORM (rider cannot exit platform)

    • Rider should continue on BART to another station and take AC Transit to destination. The closest station is 19th St. Oakland. If either of the elevators at 19th St. Oakland is also out of service, rider could take AC Transit from another station or request a Mitigation Trip.

Entering the 12th St. Oakland City Center Station

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There are three levels below the street at 12th St. Oakland City Center Station. The first level is the concourse. The second level is the Upper Level (UL) platform. The third level is the Lower Level (LL) platform.

Two separate elevators are needed to get from the street to the train platform.

There are two separate elevators from the street to the concourse between 11th and 12th Street on Broadway and between 14th and 15th Street on Broadway.

Either street elevator will take you to the concourse level outside the paid area. Press "C" for concourse level.

When entering the concourse, you will be between 11th St and 12th Street. Travel approximately 90 feet to your left to reach the train platform elevator that is located outside the paid area. The train platform elevator buttons are labeled "C" for Concourse, Upper Level (UL) platform for the Pittsburg/Bay Point, Richmond bound trains, and Lower Level (UL) platform for the Berryessa/North San José and San Francisco bound trains.

The second elevator is located between 14th and 15th Street on Broadway. Walk to the opposite end of the concourse to reach the train platform elevator.

Exiting the 12th St. Oakland City Center Station

The train platforms at the 12th Street Oakland Station are located two and three levels below the street.

Two separate elevators are needed to get from the train platform to the street.

Exiting from Pittsburg/Bay Point, Richmond bound trains, you will be on the Upper Level (UL). The elevator will be towards the rear of the train at the far end of the platform. Press “C” for the concourse level.

Exiting from Berryessa/North San José and San Francisco bound trains, you will be on the Lower Level (LL). The elevator will be towards the front of the train at the far end of the platform. Press “C” for concourse level.

On the concourse level, between 11th and 12th Street on Broadway, exit the train platform elevator and travel approximately 60 feet to your right outside the paid area to the street elevator. Press “S” for street level.

There is another street elevator located on the opposite end of the concourse between 14th and 15th Street on Broadway.

12th St Oakland station accessible path