Tour Options

We Are The Official Provider Of Alcatraz Island Tour Tickets

As the official concessioner to the National Park Service, Alcatraz City Cruises offers in-depth visits to Alcatraz. Your visit includes round-trip transportation to the Island and outdoor National Park access.

Tour Options Overview

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Day Tour
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Night Tour
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Behind The Scenes Tour
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Alcatraz & Angel Island Tour
2.5 hours3 hours4.5 hours5.5 hours
Round Trip Ferry to Alcatraz
(15 minutes 1-way)
Round Trip Ferry to Alcatraz
(15 minutes 1-way)
Round Trip Ferry to Alcatraz
(15 minutes 1-way)
Round Trip Ferry to Alcatraz
(15 minutes 1-way)
-Special Tour ActivitiesSpecial Tour Activities-
On-Board NarrationIntimate experience with 20 or fewer guests
Guided TourExclusive Behind The Scenes guided tour
Exclusive access to areas not available to the public
Angel Island Tram Tour
Family Packs are available **
Ages 12 and up only
$25.00 - $41.00$28.60 - $48.30Due to health & safety restrictions, this tour is currently unavailable.
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Pertinent Information

When To Buy Tickets
Tickets are available for purchase thru the start of 2021.


At Alcatraz City Cruises, our guests’ well-being is our number one priority. We have proudly implemented new COVID-19 procedures to keep everyone safe & healthy.

Age Policy
Adult- 18-61 / Junior- 12-17 / Senior- 62+ / Child- 5-11 / Toddler 4 and under are Free

Minors under the age of 18 are not allowed to tour Alcatraz Island without the accompaniment of an adult.

Family Packs
Family Packs are available for Day Tours only. The Family Pack includes 2 Adult and 2 Child (ages 5-11) tour tickets.

Group Tours
If booking a group of 20 or more people, please contact the Alcatraz City Cruises Group Services Department at 415.438.8361; or e-mail [email protected]

Ticket Price

Please refer to our Fee Breakout FAQ for complete overview of Alcatraz Island ticket prices.

Alcatraz Island Named #1 Landmark in the U.S.

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