Archive : Catalina Express

June 2023

Two men hiking on Catalina Island

The Two Towns of Catalina Island

Just off the coast of California lies your next Island escape on Catalina. Whether you dream of a luxurious stay or an outdoor adventure, the charming towns of Avalon and Two Harbors offer a getaway that’s perfect for everyone.

A street with parked golf carts in Avalon.

Getting Around Catalina Island

Besides traveling on foot, you can also experience the Island through different modes of transportation including golf carts and a speed boat. Explore Catalina at your own pace as you enjoy this unique destination.

Daily Boat Trips To Catalina Island

Discover paradise on Catalina Island with daily ferry trips to and from the island. More than one million travelers choose Catalina Island as their getaway each year and Catalina Express' large fleet of boats make the trip in about an hour, operating every day, year round from three mainland ports - Long Beach, San Pedro and Dana Point.

Escape To Catalina Island

Leave the hustle and bustle of the "mainland" behind. Catalina Island is the perfect place to take a break from the demands of daily life. With so many activities to choose from, your visit to Catalina Island can be adventure-packed or filled with rest and relaxation. With its year round Mediterranean climate, it's the ideal place to enjoy ocean air and sunshine.