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Come for a Visit

Getting to Catalina Island

Whether you're traveling by water or air, it's all part of the adventure.

Overhead view of Catalina Island

A Scenic Helicopter Ride

A 15-minute helicopter ride to Catalina Island is all that stands between you and paradise. IEX Helicopters offers per-seat-pricing on helicopter rides to Catalina Island from Orange County, Long Beach, San Pedro, and Burbank, 364 days a year. They also offer island tours.

IEX Helicopters

Sailings from Newport Beach

The Catalina Flyer is the largest passenger-carrying catamaran on the West Coast! It features an expansive sundeck, full-service lounges and large windows from which to take in the views of the Pacific Ocean.

Catalina Flyer

Sailings from San Pedro, Long Beach & Dana Point

Catalina Island is just an hour away with year-round boat transportation and up to 30 departures daily. Catalina Express' fleet of eight fast, modern boats make for a quick, easy and fun getaway.

Catalina Express