Passengers may cancel their reservation without obligation, provided they contact Catalina Express at least 24 hours prior to departure and obtain a cancellation number. Passengers who do not show up on the day of travel will be charged the full amount of the round-trip fare.
Alcoholic Beverages - "Zero Tolerance"
ABC Regulations provide that no persons may drink alcoholic beverages aboard vessels unless the on-board snack bar licensee has served them. U.S. Coast Guard enforces a “zero-tolerance” policy regarding illegal drugs on all passenger vessels.
Terms And Conditions
Prices, schedules and terms subject to change without notice in conformance with California Public Utilities Commission Regulations. Round trip fares include $5 island wharfage fare per person round trip. Fares are subject to fuel and/or security surcharge. Holiday and holiday weekend schedules may vary, call for information. Catalina Express accepts no responsibility for lost or stolen tickets or any cancellations due to adverse weather conditions or circumstances beyond our control.
The Passenger and/or Ticketholder (“Passenger”) AGREES TO ACCEPT AND BE BOUND BY THE FOLLOWING TERMS AND CONDITIONS, including those Terms and Conditions found at www.CatalinaExpress.com, all of which are expressly incorporated herein. THESE TERMS AFFECT YOUR RIGHTS TO SUE, THE GOVERNING LAW, THE FORUM, AND JURISDICTION. Catalina Channel Express, Inc. (“CCE”) reserves the right to refuse service to anyone and to cancel or change service, including vessel departure and arrival times, without prior notice or compensation.
The Passenger warrants and agrees that he/she cannot pursue legal suit, action or proceeding (“claim”) against CCE (including its parent, subsidiaries, affiliates, contractors, vessels, agents, crew or employees) on his/her own behalf or on the behalf of others for loss of life, bodily injury or property damage unless written notice of such claim is received by CCE at its corporate office within six (6) calendar months from the date of loss. Claims for loss or damage to personal property shall be limited to $250 per adult ticket and $125 per child ticket. Any and all claims against CCE must be initiated one (1) calendar year from the date of loss.
It is further AGREED THAT ALL DISPUTES AND MATTERS, WHATSOEVER, ARISING UNDER OR IN CONNECTION WITH THIS PASSENGER TICKET CONTRACT SHALL BE DECIDED BY JAMS (JUDICIAL ARBITRATION AND MEDIATION SERVICES) PURSUANT TO ITS COMPREHENSIVE ARBITRATION RULES. PASSENGER EXPRESSLY WAIVES THE RIGHT TO A TRIAL BY JURY AND ANY RIGHT TO BRING OR PARTICIPATE IN A CLASS ACTION, EITHER AS A CLASS REPRESENTATIVE OR CLASS MEMBER, INCLUDING ANY RIGHT TO CLASS ARBITRATION OR THE CONSOLIDATION OF INDIVIDUAL ARBITRATIONS. THIS PROVISION SHALL NOT PRECLUDE THE PARTIES FROM SEEKING PROVISIONAL REMEDIES IN AID OF ARBITRATION FROM A CALIFORNIA COURT HAVING JURISDICTION. THE LAWS OF GENERAL MARITIME LAW SHALL APPLY, OR, IF INAPPLICABLE, THE LAWS OF THE STATE OF CALIFORNIA. NOTHING HEREIN SHALL BE READ TO DEPRIVE CCE OF THE RIGHT TO CLAIM LIMITATION OF LIABILITY OR ANY OTHER DEFENSES AVAILABLE UNDER GENERAL MARITIME LAW. IF ANY TERM OF THIS AGREEMENT IS DEEMED UNENFORCEABLE, THE REMAINDER SHALL BE IN FULL FORCE AND EFFECT.