Location & Hours


The Shoreway Transfer Station is OPEN to normal operating hours. Due to the current Shelter-in-Place Orders given by San Mateo County’s Health Officer, the Shoreway Public Recycling Center remains CLOSED to the public until further notice

Transfer Station

All site employees and visitors will be required to use masks/face-coverings and observe all local mandated social distancing measures while on site.

The Transfer Station is used for the unloading and transfer of solid waste, construction and demolition (C&D) debris, and organics. Public entrance to the Transfer Station is through Gate 1. Click here for list of current rates.

Address: 333 Shoreway Road, San Carlos, CA 94070 – Use Gate #1

Phone: (650) 802-8355

Public Hours of Operation:
Monday – Friday: 6:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m.
Saturday and Sunday: 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. 
Closed on Thanksgiving, Christmas and New Year’s Day