Travel from San-Francisco to Santa-Catalina-Island

How to get from San Francisco to Santa Catalina Island?

There is no direct connection from San Francisco to Santa Catalina Island. However, you can take the BART to Coliseum, take the BART to Oakland airport, fly to Long Beach, take the line 111 bus to First & Shelter C N, take the walk to Long Beach, then take the ferry to Santa Catalina Island. Alternatively, you can take the BART to San Francisco airport, fly to Long Beach, take the line 111 bus to First & Shelter C N, take the walk to Long Beach, then take the ferry to Santa Catalina Island.

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How to get from San Francisco to Santa Catalina Island

ModeDurationPrice
From Civic Center/UN Plaza BART to Coliseum, BART to Oakland airport, fly to Long Beach airport, line 111 bus to First & Shelter C N, walk to Long Beach, then ferry to Santa Catalina Island.6 h 20 min$173
From Civic Center/UN Plaza BART to San Francisco airport, fly to Long Beach airport, line 111 bus to First & Shelter C N, walk to Long Beach, then ferry to Santa Catalina Island.6 h 15 min$189
From Civic Center/UN Plaza BART to Coliseum, BART to Oakland airport, fly to Los Angeles airport, bus to Long Beach Blvd & 3Rd St Sw, line 46 bus to First & Shelter B N, walk to Long Beach, then ferry to Santa Catalina Island.6 h 49 min$162
From Civic Center/UN Plaza BART to San Francisco airport, fly to Santa Ana airport, line 178 bus to Fairview-Arlington, bus to Newport Beach, CA, then ferry to Santa Catalina Island.7 h 41 min$250
From Civic Center/UN Plaza BART to Coliseum, BART to Oakland airport, fly to Santa Ana airport, line 178 bus to Fairview-Arlington, bus to Newport Beach, CA, then ferry to Santa Catalina Island.7 h 45 min$284
From Civic Center/UN Plaza BART to Coliseum, BART to Oakland airport, fly to Burbank airport, train to Union Station - Metro Red & Purple Lines, subway to 7th Street / Metro Center Station - Metro Blue & Expo Lines, tram to Pacific & Ocean Nw, line 121 bus to Long Beach, then ferry to Santa Catalina Island.8 h 17 min$283
From San Francisco, CA bus to Hill / College, line 81 bus to 7th / Broadway, line 60 bus to Ocean & Elm Nw, line 121 bus to Long Beach, then ferry to Avalon.12 h 31 min$100
From Civic Center/UN Plaza BART to Oakland, CA, bus to Los Angeles, CA, line 5702 Amtrak Thruway to Long Beach Blvd & 6Th Sw, line 51 bus to First & Shelter G S, walk to Long Beach, then ferry to Avalon.13 h 14 min$80
From Market St & South Van Ness Ave bus to San Francisco, CA, bus to 7th / Decatur, line 60 bus to First & Shelter B N, line 121 bus to Long Beach, then ferry to Avalon.13 h 33 min$86
From Civic Center/UN Plaza BART to Lake Merritt, walk to Oakland Jack London Square Station, train to Los Angeles Union Station Amtrak, walk to Los Angeles, CA, Amtrak Thruway to San Pedro, CA, walk to San Pedro Berth 95, then ferry to Two Harbors.18 h 13 min

How long does it take to get from San Francisco to Santa Catalina Island?

It takes approximately 6 hours 20 minutes to get from San Francisco to Santa Catalina Island, including transfers.

Operators from San Francisco to Santa Catalina Island

OperatorPhoneWebsite
BARTBART
JetBlue AirwaysJetBlue Airways
Southwest AirlinesSouthwest Airlines
Long Beach TransitLong Beach Transit
Catalina ExpressCatalina Express
Spirit AirlinesSpirit Airlines
DeltaDelta
LAX FlyAwayLAX FlyAway
United AirlinesUnited Airlines
Alaska Airlines, Inc.Alaska Airlines, Inc.
Orange County TransportationOrange County Transportation
Catalina ToursCatalina Tours
JetSuiteXJetSuiteX
Metrolink TrainsMetrolink Trains
Metro Los AngelesMetro Los Angeles
Xe Do Hoang Transportation+1 408-729-7885 / +1-888-834-9336Xe Do Hoang Transportation
Megabus877-462-6342Megabus
Amtrak+1 1-800-872-7245Amtrak
San Francisco Municipal Transportation AgencySan Francisco Municipal Transportation Agency
Greyhound USA+1 214-849-8100Greyhound USA