Travel options for:
Nearby airports Santa Catalina Island
  • Los Angeles (LAX)

    $48 - $52
    1. Tom Bradley Int’l Terminal

      59 min - hourly

      $8 - $11

    2. Downtown Long Beach Station

      0 min - 748 feet

    3. Long Beach Blvd & 3Rd St Sw

      2 min - every 30 minutes - line 46

      $2

    4. First & Shelter B N

      16 min - 4487 feet

    5. Long Beach

      1 h 45 min - every 4 hours

      $37 - $40

  • San Diego (SAN)

    $68 - $106
    1. Washington St Station

      4 min - every 30 minutes

      $3

    2. Old Town Transit Center

      0 min - 222 feet

    3. San Diego Old Town

      1 h 22 min - 4 times a day

      $26 - $55

    4. San Juan Capistrano Amtrak

      0 min - 386 feet

    5. Camino Capistrano-Ortega

      13 min - hourly - line 91

      $2 - $7

    6. Pacific Coast-Dana Point

      12 min - 3513 feet

    7. Dana Point

      1 h 30 min - 3 times a day

      $38 - $41

  • Santa Ana (SNA)

    $69 - $75
    1. Santa Ana (SNA)

      16 min - 10 miles

      $30 - $40

    2. Newport Beach, CA

      1 h 15 min - once daily

      $35

  • Long Beach (LGB)

    $64 - $72
    1. Long Beach (LGB)

      12 min - 7.6 miles

      $26 - $32

    2. Long Beach

      1 h 45 min - every 4 hours

      $37 - $40

  • Burbank (BUR)

    $48 - $53
    1. Burbank-Bob Hope Airport

      24 min - 4 times a day

      $5 - $7

    2. L. A. Union Station station

      0 min - 280 feet

    3. Union Station - Metro Red &

      5 min - every 30 minutes

      $2

    4. 7th Street / Metro Center

      0 min - 42 feet

    5. 7th Street / Metro Center

      55 min - hourly

      $2

    6. 1st Street Station

      0 min - 554 feet

    7. Long Beach Blvd & 3Rd St Sw

      2 min - every 30 minutes - line 46

      $2

    8. First & Shelter B N

      16 min - 4487 feet

    9. Long Beach

      1 h 45 min - every 4 hours

      $37 - $40

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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 Long Beach Blvd & 3Rd St Sw, take the line 46 bus to First & Shelter B N, take the walk to Long Beach, then take the ferry to Avalon. Alternatively, you can take a vehicle from San Diego (SAN) to Avalon via Old Town Transit Center, San Diego Old Town Transportation Center Amtrak, San Juan Capistrano Amtrak, Camino Capistrano-Ortega, Pacific Coast-Dana Point Harbor, and Dana Point in around 5 h 48 min.

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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 Long Beach Blvd & 3Rd St Sw, line 46 bus to First & Shelter B N, walk to Long Beach, then ferry to Avalon.4 h 6 min$51
From Washington St Station tram to Old Town Transit Center, walk to San Diego Old Town Transportation Center Amtrak, train to San Juan Capistrano Amtrak, walk to Camino Capistrano-Ortega, line 91 bus to Pacific Coast-Dana Point Harbor, walk to Dana Point, then ferry to Avalon.5 h 48 min$87
From Santa Ana (SNA) taxi to Newport Beach, CA then ferry to Avalon.1 h 31 min$75
From Long Beach (LGB) taxi to Long Beach then ferry to Avalon.1 h 57 min$71
From Burbank-Bob Hope Airport station 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 1st Street Station, walk to Long Beach Blvd & 3Rd St Sw, line 46 bus to First & Shelter B N, walk to Long Beach, then ferry to Avalon.5 h 2 min$52

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

It takes approximately 4 h 6 min to get from Nearby airports to Santa Catalina Island, including transfers.

Operators from Nearby airports to Santa Catalina Island

OperatorPhoneWebsite
LAX FlyAwayLAX FlyAway
Long Beach TransitLong Beach Transit
Catalina ExpressCatalina Express
San Diego Metro Transit+1 619-233-3004San Diego Metro Transit
Amtrak+1 1-800-872-7245Amtrak
OCTA+1 714-560-6282OCTA
Catalina ToursCatalina Tours
Metrolink Trains(800) 371-LINK (5465)Metrolink Trains
Metro Los AngelesMetro Los Angeles