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 Plaza.
In Two Harbors, purchase and pick up pre-paid tickets at the Visitor Services office at the foot of the Isthmus Pier. There is a $3 per bag handling fee when traveling on the Safari Bus.
If you are traveling with more than one or two pieces of gear call 310-510-4205 to charter a gear haul.
For reservations, please call
|One Way Bus Fares between:||Adult||Child|
|Avalon to Airport or Black Jack||$10.00||$10.00|
|Two Harbors to Airport||$22.00||$16.00|
|Two Harbors to Little Harbor||$22.00||$16.00|
|Little Harbor to Airport||$22.00||$ 16.00|
|Little Harbor to Black Jack||$22.00||$16.00|
|Avalon and Two Harbors||$32.00||$26.00|
Bus Pass Information
Our new Bus Pass is valid for 2 adults to travel between Two Harbors and Little Harbor on scheduled runs only. Guests receive a laminated bus pass that they will need to present to the driver. Reservations are highly recommended. If guests using the Pass do not have a reservation, travel is based space available.
|Bus Pass Rates|
A roundtrip fair for 2 adults on the Safari Bus is $88 so it is wise to purchase the $100 pass which offers unlimited trips back and forth from Little Harbor to Two Harbors.
*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.