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There is 1 way to get from Santa Catalina Island to Laguna Beach by ferry or bus

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Ferry, line 1 bus  •  2 h 27 min

  1. Take the ferry from Avalon to Dana Point
  2. Take the line 1 bus from Pacific Coast-Del Obispo to Coast-Laguna 1

$40 - $48

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The cheapest way to get from Santa Catalina Island to Laguna Beach is to ferry and line 1 bus which costs $40 - $50 and takes 2 h 27 min.

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The quickest way to get from Santa Catalina Island to Laguna Beach is to ferry and line 1 bus which costs $40 - $50 and takes 2 h 27 min.

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The distance between Santa Catalina Island and Laguna Beach is 38 miles.

The best way to get from Santa Catalina Island to Laguna Beach without a car is to ferry and line 1 bus which takes 2 h 27 min and costs $40 - $50.

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It takes approximately 2 h 27 min to get from Santa Catalina Island to Laguna Beach, including transfers.

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There are 498+ hotels available in Laguna Beach. Prices start at $93 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Santa Catalina Island to Laguna Beach.
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  • Distance: 38.4 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 27 min

What companies run services between Santa Catalina Island, CA, USA and Laguna Beach, CA, USA?

There is no direct connection from Avalon to Laguna Beach. However, you can take the ferry to Dana Point, take the walk to Pacific Coast-Del Obispo, then take the line 1 bus to Coast-Laguna.

Bus operators
OCTA
Phone
+1 714-560-6282
Website
octa.net
Bus from Pacific Coast-Del Obispo to Coast-Laguna
Ave. Duration
28 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $7
Schedules at
octa.net
Ferry operators
Catalina Express
Catalina Tours
Website
catalinatours.net
Ferry from Avalon to Dana Point
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$41
Schedules at
catalinatours.net

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