Catalina Island is accessible via public boat transportation. Journeys take just over 1 hour and are available from five mainland ports in Southern California.
Catalina Express offers the most boats and departure times. They operate from Long Beach, San Pedro (seasonal) and Dana Point.
Tel: (800) 995-4386
Catalina Flyer offers seasonal service from Newport Beach. Limited schedule.
Tel: (800) 830-7744