Getting Around Catalina Island

It’s easy to get around Catalina Island. Both Avalon and Two Harbors are easily accessible by foot. It’s fun to meander around the city streets and take in the sights and sounds of these quaint villages.

In Avalon, most residents get around by golf cart. Golf carts are available for rent on an hourly or daily basis. There is also an Avalon trolley operated by Catalina Transportation. The trolley circles around Avalon twice an hour. There are one ride and all day fares available. Taxi service is available from the Catalina Island ferry terminal, as well as the the taxi stand, located on the corner of Crescent Avenue and Metropole Avenue, to all areas of Avalon.

The Santa Catalina Island Company offers free transportation to Descanso Beach, which includes a stop at the Casino, on a regular daily basis. The bus departs from the Via Casino arch at the beginning of Casino Way.

Shore boats are available in both Avalon and Two Harbors.

To travel between Two Harbors and Avalon, or to access inland camping spots, we offer the Catalina Safari Bus.

Catalina Safari Bus

The Safari bus links the City of Avalon with Two Harbors, including stops at Little Harbor, Airport-in-the-Sky and the trail head for Black Jack. The Safari Bus is a quick and easy way to navigate Catalina Island for visitors and campers alike. Passengers are allotted 2 items per trip on the Safari Bus. To get the seasonal schedule please call 310.510.4205.

One Way Bus Fares* Adult Child (ages 2-11)
Avalon to Airport/Black Jack $10 $10
Avalon to Two Harbors $32 $26
Two Harbors to Airport/Little Harbor $22 $16
Little Harbor to Airport/Black Jack $22 $16

*Prices subject to change

Catalina Transportation Services

Catalina Transportation Services offers a full line of transportation including taxi/shuttle service, Speciality vehicle rentals, room service, and deliveries: 310.510.0025