Directions & Parking

The Independent is located at:
628 Divisadero Street, San Francisco, CA 94117

The Independent prides itself on our sustainable practices, so we strongly encourage all patrons to carpool and use public transit to get to The Independent. 

FROM NORTH OF SF (via 101)

  • Take 101 South over the Golden Gate Bridge ($6 toll)
  • Follow signs to Lombard Street
  • Turn right on Divisadero Street heading south
  • Follow Divisadero, cross Geary, continue on Divisadero
  • Club is on the left between Grove and Hayes

FROM SOUTH OF SF (via 101 or 280)

  • Drive north on 101
  • Follow 101 into San Francisco
  • Take the Mission ST. exit towards the Octavia / Fell ST. offramp
  • Turn Left on Fell Street
  • Right on Divisadero heading north
  • The Independent is on Divisadero between Hayes and Grove, on the right 


  • Drive west on I-80
  • Take 80 over the Oakland Bay Bridge ($4 toll)
  • Follow signs to 101 North/Golden Gate Bridge
  • Exit at Octavia Boulevard/Fell St
  • Continue over Market Street
  • Turn Left on Fell Street
  • Turn Right on Divisadero heading north
  • Club is on the right between Hayes and Grove


The Independent is conveniently located near three bus stops with service from the 24, 21, and 5 MUNI lines all within 4 blocks from the venue. Please visit to map out your journey using MUNI.

By Bike

For those arriving by bike, The Independent sits along “The Wiggle” heading east and west across San Francisco. Bay Wheels, San Francisco’s bike sharing system, also has stations to park your bike less than one block from the venue.


If you have good karma, then free parking is plentiful around The Independent! On most nights, however, it’s difficult to find street parking so we suggest either walking, biking, taking public transportation or paying for parking at a nearby lot. Search for lots and availability using the website here. Good luck!