The coastal location of San Diego makes for exploring the region by waterways a fun and refreshing change. There are a number of ferries and water taxis that take you from San Diego Harbor to surrounding areas like Coronado, Harbor Island and Shelter Island.
This passenger ferry, owned and operated by Flagship Cruises, runs regularly across San Diego Bay, between the Broadway Pier and the Convention Center in downtown San Diego and the Coronado Ferry Landing. A 15 minute ride takes you one way, and is one of the most efficient modes of transportation while providing gorgeous views of the downtown skyline and the Coronado Bridge.
San Diego Water Taxi offers on-call transportation services in San Diego Bay. Service runs between Harbor Island, Shelter Island, Downtown and Coronado, where you can relax and enjoy the scenery and beautiful downtown skylines from the water. Hop serenely from place to place conveniently from your hotel to nearby shopping centers and restaurants.
Browse the articles and listings below to learn more about getting around San Diego via its waterways!