Alcatraz Ferry Schedule
Alcatraz Island is a popular tourist destination, offering visitors a chance to explore the island’s rich history and natural beauty.
From daily guided tours to a variety of special events, Alcatraz has something for everyone.
However, the only way to access this one-of-a-kind iconic site in the United States is to take a ferry service from Pier 33.
It happens to be the most convenient way to get to Alcatraz island.
Ferries depart every 30 minutes from Pier 33 to Alcatraz prison. Learn how to reach Alcatraz from Pier 33.
Depending on the time of your visit, the ferry trips are divided into an early bird, day, night, and behind-the-scenes experiences.
Here you can find the times of departures for the ferry service to Alcatraz Island, located in San Francisco Bay:
|Tours||Summer timings||Winter timings|
|Early Bird||8.45 am||8.45 am|
|Day||Every 30 minutes from 9 am till 3.50 pm||Every 30 minutes from 9 am till 1.35 pm|
|Night||6 pm and 6.30 pm||4 pm and 5 pm|
|Behind the scenes||4:20 pm, 4:50 pm||2 pm, 2.30 pm|
|Angel Island||9.30 am, 9.40 am||–|
The well-known Alcatraz Island Day Tour offers round-trip ferry service from Pier 33, audio excursions, as well as access to the jail and other locations on the island.
The ticket prices for the Alcatraz ferry tour depend on the kind of tour you select and the age of the visitors:
|Early Bird||$22 to $108|
|Day||$22 to $108|
|Night||$25 to $43|
|Behind the scenes||$83 to $88|
|Angel Island||$69 to $70|
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