Catalina Express 1-800-481-3470
Catalina is easily accessible by boat with the Catalina Express providing the most dependable daily service from its ports in San Pedro, Long Beach and Dana Point. The Long Beach Landing terminal has the fullest schedule, giving you more flexibility for your arrival and departure.
Catalina Flyer 1-949-673-5245
The Catalina Flyer operates out of Newport Harbor and makes one trip per day. Leaves daily at 9am from the Balboa Pavilion arriving Avalon at 10:15am. Leaves Avalon at 4:30 pm daily, arriving back at the Balboa Pavilion at 5:45pm. Newport is an easy starting point for Orange County residents. Go to web site for winter deals and special group rates.
Marina del Rey Flyer 1-310-305-7250
Operates out of Fisherman’s Village in Marina del Rey. Check website for scheduled departures.
Island Express Helicopter 1-800-228-2566
By far the fastest way to get to Catalina; an Island Express Helicopter ride is just a quick 15 minute ride over the channel. Departing regularly from Long Beach near the Queen Mary and from San Pedro.
Need transportation from the airport to the ports? Call a shuttle to pick you up and drop you off.