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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.

Alcatraz 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 hours Masaa 3 4.5 hours 5.5 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 Activities Special Tour Activities -
On-Board Narration Intimate experience with 20 or fewer guests
Guided Tour Exclusive 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 - $48.30 Due 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.

SafeCruise

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.

in 2015 & 2018 by TripAdvisor Reviews

Alcatraz Tours FAQs

Is Alcatraz open for tours?

Yes it is! Alcatraz tours with City Experiences are one of the most popular attractions in San Francisco, offering visitors a chance to explore this historic island and learn more about its rich history. Whether you’re looking for Alcatraz tickets or just want to tour the island on your own, there are plenty of ways to enjoy this unique destination.

How long is the Alcatraz tour?

The Alcatraz tour typically lasts around 2 hours, although the exact duration will depend on the type of tour you choose. Some options include a self-guided audio tour that gives you the freedom to explore at your own pace, while others offer more in-depth guided tours with knowledgeable guides who can provide insight into the history and architecture of Alcatraz Island.

Can you tour Alcatraz?

Yes! Alcatraz tours are available year-round, and there are several different tour options to choose from. Whether you’re looking for a self-guided audio tour or an in-depth guided tour, there are plenty of ways to explore this historic island with City Experiences.

What is the cost of an Alcatraz tour?

Alcatraz tour prices vary depending on the type of tour you choose. Self-guided audio tours start at $41 per person. Family packs are also available! Alcatraz ticket specials are also available for children, juniors and seniors.

What is the best time of year to visit Alcatraz?

There is no definitive “best time” to visit Alcatraz, as the weather and crowds can vary depending on the time of year. However, some visitors may prefer to avoid the busy summer tourist season when Alcatraz tickets are typically in high demand. If you’re planning a trip during this time, be sure to book your tickets well in advance as this is one of the most popular attractions at City Experiences!

What is the best way to get to Alcatraz?

The best (and only way!) to get to Alcatraz Island is with City Experiences. Several different Alcatraz tours are available for purchase online. Check them out today!

Is the Alcatraz tour worth it?

Absolutely! Alcatraz is one of the most popular attractions in San Francisco, and it offers a fascinating glimpse into the island’s rich history and architecture. Whether you’re looking for an exciting day trip or simply want to see this unique destination, the Alcatraz tour is definitely worth it.

Are dogs allowed on Alcatraz tours?

Unfortunately, dogs are not permitted on Alcatraz tours. This is due to a number of safety and health restrictions that have been put in place. To learn more about service animals on Alcatraz Tours, please visit this link.

How early to arrive for the Alcatraz tour?

It’s always a good idea to arrive at least an hour early for your Alcatraz tour, especially if you’re visiting during the busy summer season. Be sure to leave plenty of time to account for any unexpected delays or transportation issues. Remember that it is also important to be respectful of fellow visitors!

Where to buy Alcatraz Tickets?

You can purchase Alcatraz tickets online through City Experiences. Our website offers a wide range of tours and activities for visitors exploring San Francisco and the surrounding area, including popular attractions like Alcatraz Island. Simply visit our website to learn more and book your tickets today! City Experiences is the official provider of tickets to Alcatraz Island.

Are Alcatraz tickets refundable?

Our tickets are fully refundable up until 72 hours prior to the departure time, or 24 hours if ticket assurance has been purchased. Within these timeframes, tickets can also rescheduled, but that is based on availability. Refunds can be processed via the Manage My Booking portal.

What if I miss my Alcatraz tour?

If you miss your Alcatraz tour, we will do our best to accommodate you on the next available tour. However, we cannot guarantee that tickets will be available. Be sure to arrive at least an hour early to avoid any delays or transportation issues.