E.g., 02/07/2016
E.g., 02/07/2016
(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.


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

SAFARI BUS SCHEDULE 
 (November 1st - March 26th)
 
Monday thru Sunday
Two Harbors 12:00pm - Little Harbor 12:30pm - Airport 1:00pm - Avalon 2:00pm
Avalon 11:00am - Airport 12:00pm - Little Harbor 12:30pm - Two Harbors 1:00pm
 
SAFARI BUS SCHEDULE
(March 27th - May 17th)
 
Monday thru Thursday  
Two Harbors 12:00pm - Little Harbor 12:30pm - Airport 1:00pm - Avalon 2:00pm
Avalon 11:00am - Airport 12:00pm - Little Harbor 12:30pm - Two Harbors 1:00pm
Two Harbors 4:30pm - Little Harbor 5:00pm - Two Harbors 5:30pm
 
Friday thru Sunday
Two Harbors 9:00am - Little Harbor 9:30am - Two Harbors 10:00am
Two Harbors 10:30am - Little Harbor 11:00am - Airport 12:00pm - Avalon 12:30pm
Avalon 10:00am - Airport 10:30am - Little Harbor 11:00am - Two Harbors 11:30am
Two Harbors 12:00pm - Little Harbor 12:30pm - Two Harbors 1:00pm
Two Harbors 4:30pm - Little Harbor 5:00pm - Airport 5:30pm - Avalon 6:00pm
Avalon 4:00pm - Airport 4:30pm - Little Harbor 5:00pm - Two Harbors 5:30am
Two Harbors 5:30pm - Little Harbor 6:00pm - Two Harbors 6:30pm (Saturday & Sunday Only)
Two Harbors 9:00pm - Little Harbor 9:30pm - Two Harbors 10:00pm (Friday Only)
 

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
 
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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