There are 2 ways to get from West Hollywood to Santa Catalina Island by bus, tram or ferry

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Line 4 bus, tram, ferry  •  5 h 11 min

  1. Take the line 4 bus from Santa Monica / Fairfax to Hill / 8th 4
  2. Take the tram from 7th Street / Metro Center Station - Metro Blue & Expo Lines to Downtown Long Beach Station
  3. Take the ferry from Long Beach to Avalon

$41 - $44

1 alternative option

Line 4 bus, line 60 bus, line 9455 bus, ferry  •  5 h 17 min

  1. Take the line 4 bus from Santa Monica / Fairfax to Sunset / Figueroa 4 / ...
  2. Take the line 60 bus from Figueroa / Sunset to 7th / Decatur 60
  3. Take the line 9455 bus from Los Angeles, Ca to Long Beach, Ca
  4. Take the ferry from Long Beach to Avalon

$51 - $66

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from West Hollywood to Santa Catalina Island is to line 4 bus and tram and ferry which costs $40 - $45 and takes 5 h 11 min.

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The quickest way to get from West Hollywood to Santa Catalina Island is to line 4 bus and tram and ferry which costs $40 - $45 and takes 5 h 11 min.

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The distance between West Hollywood and Santa Catalina Island is 49 miles.

The best way to get from West Hollywood to Santa Catalina Island without a car is to line 4 bus and tram and ferry which takes 5 h 11 min and costs $40 - $45.

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It takes approximately 5 h 11 min to get from West Hollywood to Santa Catalina Island, including transfers.

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There are 13+ hotels available in Santa Catalina Island. Prices start at $160 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from West Hollywood to Santa Catalina Island.
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  • Distance: 49.2 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 11 min

What companies run services between West Hollywood, CA, USA and Santa Catalina Island, CA, USA?

There is no direct connection from West Hollywood to Avalon. However, you can take the line 4 bus to Hill / 8th, take the walk to 7th Street / Metro Center Station - Metro Blue & Expo Lines, take the tram to Downtown Long Beach Station, take the walk to Long Beach, then take the ferry to Avalon. Alternatively, you can take a vehicle from West Hollywood to Avalon via Sunset / Figueroa, Figueroa / Sunset, 7th / Decatur, Los Angeles, Ca, Long Beach, Ca, L.B. Blvd. & 15Th Sw, First & Shelter G S, and Long Beach in around 5 h 17 min.

Train operators
Metro Los Angeles
Website
metro.net
Tram from 7th Street / Metro Center Station - Metro Blue & Expo Lines to Downtown Long Beach Station
Ave. Duration
58 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
metro.net
Bus operators
Metro Los Angeles
Website
metro.net
Bus from Santa Monica / Fairfax to Hill / 8th
Ave. Duration
58 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Schedules at
metro.net
Bus from Santa Monica / Fairfax to Sunset / Figueroa
Ave. Duration
46 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Schedules at
metro.net
Bus from Figueroa / Sunset to 7th / Decatur
Ave. Duration
22 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Schedules at
metro.net
Greyhound USA

Greyhound is a leading bus company based in Dallas, Texas, serving over 3800 destinations across North America, Mexico and Canada. Greyhound carries around 18 million passengers a year who travel 5.4 billion miles (8.6 billion km) a year on their fleet of around 1700 vehicles. For travel flexibility, you can board or get off a Greyhound bus at official Greyhound stations, partner stations and curbside stops. There are around 230 Greyhound stations across the US where you can both catch your bus and buy tickets, that are also available on the official website and via the mobile app.

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Contact Details
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Los Angeles, Ca to Long Beach, Ca
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$9 - $19
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$9 - $13
Flexible
$15 - $19
Ferry operators
Catalina Express
Catalina Tours
Website
catalinatours.net
Ferry from Long Beach to Avalon
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$40
Schedules at
catalinatours.net

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