E.g., 07/05/2015
E.g., 07/05/2015
(310) 510-4205

Transportation Around Santa Catalina Island

The Safari Bus links the City of Avalon with the village of Two Harbors, including stops at Little Harbor, Airport in the Sky, and the trailhead for Black Jack Junction. The Safari Bus is a quick and easy way to navigate Santa Catalina Island and runs daily throughout the summer months.
 
In Avalon, purchase and pick up pre-paid tickets at any Discovery Tours ticket booth. Buses depart from the southeast corner of Island Tour Plaza.
 
In Two Harbors, purchase and pick up pre-paid tickets at the Visitor Services office at the foot of the Isthmus Pier.
 

May 18, 2015 - October 18, 2015 Schedule

Reservations required at least 1 hour in advance during the winter season.

Two Harbors to Little Harbor -  9:00 am, 10:30 am 12 pm, 2 pm, 4:30 pm, 5:30 pm, 9 pm (Friday only)
Little Harbor to Two Harbors - 9:30 am, 11 am, 12:30 pm, 2:30 pm, 6 pm, 9:30 pm (Friday only)
 
Little Harbor to Airport  - 11:00 am, 5pm
Airport to Avalon 12:00 pm, 5:30 pm
 
Avalon to Airport - 10 am, 4 pm
Airport to Little Harbor - 10:30 am, 4:30 pm
 

2015 Rates

One Way Bus Fares between: Adult Child
Avalon to Airport or Black Jack $16.00 $13.00
Avalon and Two Harbors $57.00 $42.00
Two Harbors to Little Harbor $25.00 $16.00
Little Harbor to Airport $16.00 $13.00
Little Harbor to Black Jack $32.00 $26.00
Two Harbors to Airport $38.00 $29.00
Two Harbors to BlackJack $57.00 $42.00
Little Harbor to Avalon $32.00 $26.00
* Child: Ages 2-11
 
Bags and Gear Policies:
* Each passenger is allowed one lap bag--must be safe to hold during travel.
* In addition to the allotted one lap bag, each passenger is allowed up 2 more items no larger than 37x23x23 and weighing no more than 30 pounds each. 
If you are traveling with more gear you can pay for additional bag tags or charter a gear haul. Call 310-510-4205 to charter a gear haul.
 
Additional Luggage
$6 Each One Way
$20 Each One Way for Extra Large or Extra Heavy (Coolers, totes, large duffel bags, etc.)
$145 One Way for Pick Up Truck Gear Haul
$165 One Way for Medium Flatbed Truck Gear Haul
$185 One Way for Large Flatbed Truck Gear Haul

2015 Bus Pass Information

Two Harbors 2015 Bus Pass is valid for travel between Two Harbors and Little Harbor only.  Guests must present their bus pass to the driver upon pick-up. Each bus ride credit is counted as a one way trip between Two Harbors and Little Harbor for one person. Bus pass is NOT limited to one person--groups of two or more may use a single pass as it is based on credits used. Walk-up pass holders are subject to space available only and only when the bus is running. Reservations are highly recommended. Pass expires upon camping check-out date.

Pass #1 $95 Good for up to 4 one way ride credits
Pass #2 $140 Good for up to 6 one way ride credits
Pass #3 $185 Good for up to 8 one way ride credits
Pass #4 $230 Good for up to 10 one way ride credits
Pass #5 $275 Good for up to 12 one way ride credits
To get a schedule and purchase tickets in Two Harbors, visit the Visitor Services office, located at the foot of Isthmus Pier. For reservations, call 310-510-4205.

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Disclaimer: 

*Please note that this pass does not allow you to travel to Avalon, Airport-in-the-Sky or Black Jack Campground. Pass is non-replaceable. Must purchase at the Two Harbors Visitor Center, not available online.

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