Airport Shuttle to Catalina Island
Los Angeles International Airport (LAX):
Karmel Shuttle Service is a door to door airport shuttle service that does not loop the airports for additional passengers to pick-up and does not make multiple stops along the way (max. 1 additional stop for residential service and max. 3 stops for hotel transfers). Reservations are required. Make a reservation by clicking the discount link here or call Karmel Shuttle’s reservations department toll free at 1-888-995-7433 or 714-670-3480 (mention promo code “CATVR” at the time of reservations). Karmel also offers: Towncars, limousines, 24 passenger mini-coaches and 47 to 55 passenger full size coaches.
VIP Express 888-511-4847 | offers nonstop service between LAX and the Long Beach and San Pedro ports.
Yellow Cab Taxis 562-421-7180
Long Beach Airport:
310-421-7180 | Take a cab to one of the Long Beach cross-channel services.
John Wayne Airport in Orange County:
Several ground transportation options are available from John Wayne Airport, from taxis and shuttle services to limousines, including Karmel Shuttle. Karmel Shuttle (see above, 1-888-995-7433) offers van, sedan, bus, and limousine service. Call 24 hours or for rates and reservations.
L.A. Bus Station or Union Station:
The Blue Line lightrail runs to the Transit Mall on First Street in Long Beach. Transfer to the free Long Beach Downtown Runabout (Route C) for a ride to the Queen Mary, which is next to the Catalina Express boats and the Island Express heliport. Runabout Route C cruises between the downtown Transit Mall and the Queen Mary cross the bay from 5:30 am until midnight, seven days a week.
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