The Flyer San Francisco in San Francisco, CA

Pier 39San Francisco, CA 93144
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Fly over San Francisco in this live-action, motion simulator ride. The Flyer combines computer-generated imagery with stunning special effects to simulate the feeling of flying. You’ll zoom through the angles of Lombard Street and soar high over the Golden Gate Bridge, all from the second level of Pier 39 above Hard Rock Cafe. Sit back, relax, and get ready to fly through San Francisco.

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Good To Know

from Ashley, one of our San Francisco Travel Experts
  • Open from 10:00 am to 8:00 pm.
  • The show lasts about 20 minutes, including the pre-show.
  • Located on Pier 39 next to Aquarium of the Bay and above Hard Rock Café San Francisco
  • Features visuals of notable San Francisco landmarks and neighborhoods.


from The FLYER San Francisco
The Flyer—San Francisco combines motion seats, live-action, and computer-generated 3D imagery to simulate flight, and in-theater special effects create a sweeping experience for all your senses! Launch over the Golden Gate Bridge, barrel down Coit Tower, zoom through Lombard Street and Chinatown, and soar through the Redwood National Forest. Located on the second level of historic PIER 39, above the Hard Rock Cafe.

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Frequently Asked Questions about The FLYER San Francisco

What is the minimum height to ride The Flyer – San Francisco?
You must be 40” or taller to ride.

I am, or might be, pregnant. Can I ride The Flyer?
We do not recommend you ride if you’re pregnant, but any seat is adjustable to restrict motion if needed.

Are there any age restrictions?
You can ride The Flyer—San Francisco at any age as long as the minimum height requirements are met.

Can my child ride The Flyer – San Francisco without me?
Yes, children are welcome to ride on their own.

Is The Flyer – San Francisco safe for someone with a medical condition?
We do not recommend riding The Flyer-San Francisco with a heart condition, epilepsy, or other severe medical conditions.

I experience motion sickness. Can I ride The Flyer – San Francisco?
We do not recommend The Flyer—San Francisco for those who experience motion sickness or vertigo

Is The Flyer – San Francisco handicap accessible?
Yes. Those who are unable to transfer from a wheelchair may still experience The Flyer—San Francisco’s 3D video without the motion seat. The theater is located on the second level above the Hard Rock Cafe and is accessible by elevators.