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Nearby airports Santa Catalina Island

Los Angeles (LAX)  •  4h 8m

$48 - $52

Santa Ana (SNA)  •  1h 31m

$69 - $75

San Diego (SAN)  •  7h 1m

$57 - $84

Burbank (BUR)  •  4h 38m

$46 - $51

Long Beach (LGB)  •  3h 37m

$40 - $43

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Travel from Nearby-Airports to Santa-Catalina-Island

How to get from Nearby airports to Santa Catalina Island?

There is no direct connection from Los Angeles (LAX) to Avalon. However, you can take the bus to Downtown Long Beach Station, take the walk to 1st Street Station, take the tram to Downtown Long Beach Station, take the walk to Long Beach, then take the ferry to Avalon. Alternatively, Catalina Tours operates a ferry from Santa Ana (SNA) to Avalon once daily. Tickets cost $35 and the journey takes 1h 15m.

How to get from Nearby airports to Santa Catalina Island

ModeDurationPrice
From Tom Bradley Int’l Terminal bus to Downtown Long Beach Station, walk to 1st Street Station, tram to Downtown Long Beach Station, walk to Long Beach, then ferry to Avalon.4h 8m$51
From Santa Ana (SNA) taxi to Newport Beach, CA then ferry to Avalon.1h 31m$75
From Lindbergh Field & Terminal 1 line 992 bus to Broadway & State St, walk to San Diego, Ca, bus to Long Beach, Ca, walk to Anaheim Street Station, tram to Downtown Long Beach Station, walk to Long Beach, then ferry to Avalon.7h 1m$74
From Burbank Airport – South train to L. A. Union Station station, walk to Union Station - Metro Red & Purple Lines, subway to 7th Street / Metro Center Station - Metro Red & Purple Lines, walk to 7th Street / Metro Center Station - Metro Blue & Expo Lines, tram to Downtown Long Beach Station, walk to Long Beach, then ferry to Avalon.4h 38m$50
From Spring & Redondo Nw line 131 bus to Wardlow Station Bay 2, walk to Wardlow Station, tram to Downtown Long Beach Station, walk to Long Beach, then ferry to Avalon.3h 37m$43

How long does it take to get from Nearby airports to Santa Catalina Island?

It takes approximately 4h 8m to get from Nearby airports to Santa Catalina Island, including transfers.

Operators from Nearby airports to Santa Catalina Island

OperatorPhoneWebsite
LAX FlyAway(714) 507-1170 / (310) 834-1002LAX FlyAway
Metro Los AngelesMetro Los Angeles
Catalina ExpressCatalina Express
Catalina ToursCatalina Tours
San Diego Metro Transit+1 619-233-3004San Diego Metro Transit
Greyhound USA+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222Greyhound USA
Metrolink Trains(800) 371-LINK (5465)Metrolink Trains
Long Beach TransitLong Beach Transit