The Catalina Express is a passenger ferry services that operates scheduled passenger service between Avalon and Two Harbors on Santa Catalina Island and San Pedro, Long Beach and Dana Point on the California mainland. Catalina Express has various ports that are located in Long Beach, San Pedro, and Dana Point, and they all go to Santa Catalina Island.
The Catalina Express runs throughout the entire year, and it runs up to thirty trips a Day. This ferry service has been running for over thirty years now. The Catalina Express was founded in the year of 1981. The founders of this company include Doug Bombard, Greg Bombard, and Tom Rutter. There has been over 17 million passengers on Catalina Express over the past thirty years. The company began with only one vessel, but now the company runs over eight high-speed vessels. Each vessel has the ability to carry about 500 visitors per trip across the channel.