Schedule & Fares : Catalina Express

Schedule & Fares

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Fast Fleet to Catalina Island

Reservations Recommended

Catalina Express continues to operate round-trip service to Catalina Island from our Long Beach , Dana Point and San Pedro terminal daily. 

For current schedule availability and a preview of additional departures, please visit our reservation system by selecting your date of travel and clicking “Book Now”.

To learn more about Catalina Island, please visit the Love Catalina (Catalina Island Authority Tourism) website.

THIS SCHEDULE IS INTENDED FOR INFORMATIONAL USE ONLY AND ARE SUBJECT TO CHANGE.  Catalina Express reserves the right to change the schedule without notice. Holiday and weekend schedule may vary. Catalina Express accepts no responsibility for lost or stole tickets or any cancellations due to adverse weather conditions or circumstances beyond our control.

 

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new sailings are always being added. see reservations for full list of departures

Please Select Boat Schedule and Port from the Drop Down Menu.
 

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Departs Sun Mon Tues Wed Thu Fri Sat
 6:15 a.m.              
 8:30 a.m.              
 10:00 a.m.              
12:15 p.m.              
2:00 p.m.              
4:15 p.m.              
5:45 p.m.              
7:55 p.m.              
Holiday and holiday weekend schedules may vary, call for information.  Complete, printable version of the schedule, click here.
 

 

Departs Sun Mon Tues Wed Thu Fri Sat
 6:15 a.m.              
 8:30 a.m.              
 10:00 a.m.              
12:15 p.m.              
2:00 p.m.              
4:15 p.m.              
5:45 p.m.              
7:55 p.m.              
Holiday and holiday weekend schedules may vary, call for information.  Complete, printable version of the schedule, click here.

Due to fuel increasing over 100% this past year, the California Public Utilities Commission has approved Resolution TL-19139, which is a fuel surcharge for over 20 ferry operators across California including Catalina Express. Catalina Express has been greatly impacted by the cost of fuel and will implement a fare adjustment as indicated in the fare charts. Catalina Express has been greatly impacted by the cost of fuel and will implement a fare adjustment as indicated in the fare charts.

Long Beach / Avalon & San Pedro / Avalon Fares

Ticket Type Round Trip Fare Island Wharfage Fee & Tax** Total Round Trip Fare
Adult (12-54 yrs) $ 77.00 $ 6.50 $ 83.50
Senior (55+ yrs) $ 70.00 $ 6.50 $ 76.50
Child (2-11 yrs)* $ 61.50 $ 6.50 $ 68.00
Infant (under 2 yrs)* $ 0.00 $ 6.50 $ 6.50
Bikes/surfboards $ 7.00 $ 0.00 $ 7.00
Captains Lounge Upgrade $ 120.00 $ 0.00 $ 120.00
Commodore Lounge Upgrade $ 40.00 $ 0.00 $ 40.00
*Children under 7 years must be accompanied by an adult. One-way tickets and upgrades are available. All schedules, fares and taxes are subject to change in accordance with the California Public Utilities Commission, including a fuel surcharge. **Round-trip tickets include $6.50 Island wharfage fee and tax which entails $3.50 from Long Beach / San Pedro to Avalon and $3.00 from Avalon to Long Beach / San Pedro. One-way tickets will be charged the applicable Island wharfage fee and tax.

San Pedro / Two Harbors Fares

Ticket Type Round Trip Fare Island Wharfage Fee & Tax** Total Round Trip Fare
Adult (12-54 yrs) $ 77.00 $ 6.00 $ 83.00
Senior (55+ yrs) $ 70.00 $ 6.00 $ 76.00
Child (2-11 yrs)* $ 61.50 $ 6.00 $ 67.50
Infant (under 2 yrs)* $ 0.00 $ 6.00 $ 6.00
Bikes/surfboards $ 7.00 $ 0.00 $ 7.00
Captains Lounge Upgrade $ 120.00 $ 0.00 $ 120.00
Commodore Lounge Upgrade $ 40.00 $ 0.00 $ 40.00
*Children under 7 years must be accompanied by an adult. One-way tickets and upgrades are available. All schedules, fares and taxes are subject to change in accordance with the California Public Utilities Commission, including a fuel surcharge. **Round-trip tickets include $6.00 Island wharfage fee per Two Harbors passenger. One-way tickets will be charged the applicable Island wharfage fee.

Dana Point / Avalon Fares

Ticket Type Round Trip Fare Island Wharfage Fee & Tax** Total Round Trip Fare
Adult (12-54 yrs) $ 81.00 $ 6.50 $ 87.50
Senior (55+ yrs) $ 74.00 $ 6.50 $ 80.50
Child (2-11 yrs)* $ 65.00 $ 6.50 $ 71.50
Infant (under 2 yrs)* $ 0.00 $ 6.50 $ 6.50
Bikes/surfboards $ 7.00 $ 0.00 $ 7.00
Captains Lounge Upgrade $ 160.00 $ 0.00 $ 160.00
*Children under 7 years must be accompanied by an adult. One-way tickets and upgrades are available. All schedules, fares and taxes are subject to change in accordance with the California Public Utilities Commission, including a fuel surcharge. **Round-trip tickets include $6.50 Island wharfage fee and tax which entails $3.50 from Dana Point to Avalon and $3.00 from Avalon to Dana Point. One-way tickets will be charged the applicable Island wharfage fee and tax.
ADDITIONAL INFORMATION:    Baggage Guidelines   |   Travel Policies, Terms & Conditions

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.