arrow-down arrow-left arrow-right arrow-up play-button plus tab-indicator dots close menu search facebook google-plus instagram pinterest rss twitter youtube rss-two heart Check FeaturedBadge linkedin minus apps placeholder linkedin

Waterfront Shuttle

Hop on and off with an all day pass!

Hop on board the Waterfront Shuttle for a quick tour of the Embarcadero or use the shuttle daily to get from point A to point B along San Diego's Embarcadero!

Runs Seasonally From Memorial Day Through Labor Day

The Waterfront Shuffle will make eight stops along Harbor Drive and run on a loop that takes approximately 20 minutes. Stops include:

Not only a great way to get around between hotels and attractions along San Diego's Embarcadero, the Waterfront Shuttle is also a great way to tour the bay and see the sights along the way. Provided by the Port of San Diego and Ace Parking, all shuttles are CNG (compressed natural gas) vehicles and ADA (Americans with Disabilities Act) compliant.

Tickets, Hours, Timing

The shuttle fare is $3 per rider for an all-day pass. Tickets can be purchased at Sheraton San Diego Hotel, Maritime Museum of San Diego, Urban Beach House at The Headquarters, Manchester Grand Hyatt and Marriott Springhill Suites/Residence Inn Bayfront, as well as from the Waterfront Shuttle drivers.

The Port and Ace Parking have teamed up to offer discounted rides on the Waterfront Shuttle all summer long. Riders who park at the San Diego Convention Center or Hilton Bayfront Ace Parking garages will get a discounted shuttle ticket for $1 per person when they show their parking receipt and up to four people can get this rate with one parking receipt. This will allow riders to explore the waterfront all day with unlimited shuttle rides from the South Embarcadero to Harbor Island.

Shuttle Hours:

  • Sunday-Thursday: 10:00 AM to 8:00 PM
  • Friday-Saturday: 10:00 AM to 10:00 PM

Strollers and pets are allowed on the shuttle but bikes are not permitted. 

Shuttle parking is available at the Hilton San Diego Bayfront and the San Diego Convention Center.

Note: Luggage is discouraged and riding the shuttle to the Airport (or Sheraton Airport stop) is not appropriate.

Purchase your ticket and hop on board for a quick tour of the Embarcadero or use the shuttle daily to get from point A to point B anywhere along the Embarcadero during your stay in San Diego!

Find a place to stay

Book online or call 1-800-350-6205 to speak with a local expert

Related Articles and Features

Deals just for you

Whale Watching

$13 Whale Watching Cruise Special During Migration (Save $23)

Davey's Locker Whale Watching & Sportsfishing
Valid: Jan 28 - ongoing

Enjoy 2.5 hour whale watching cruises with multiple times daily to choose from. Departing from Newport Beach view gray whales on their migration along with finback whales, minke whales, humpback...

Accommodation

Linger longer

Days Inn San Diego Hotel Circle Near SeaWorld
Valid: Dec 13, 2018 - ongoing

Linger longer and save big at Days Inn San Diego Hotel Circle Near SeaWorld! Book our Linger Longer package for 3 nights and receive 15% off! Stay 4 nights and receive 20% off and half-off...

Action Sports

$5 off for all Cruise Passengers

San Diego Legion Rugby
Valid: Apr 7, 2019

This offer is for any cruise passenger visiting San Diego on April 7th that would like to experince the fastest growing sport in America. Come see one of San Diego's most successful professional...

Events to check out

Event

San Diego Crew Classic

Apr 6 - Apr 7, 2019

Regarded as the first major regatta of the year, the San Diego Crew Classic brings together thousands of athletes from more than 100 universities, clubs and high school programs across the United...

Event

Port of San Diego's Day at the Docks

Apr 14, 2019

This is the 40th year the San Diego Sportfishing Council has sponsored its special showcase of San Diego sportfishing. We hope you'll take this opportunity to join us and discover a bit more of what...

Event

La Jolla Half Marathon & Shores 5K

Apr 28, 2019

The La Jolla Half Marathon is one of America's most picturesque and beautiful point-to-point races. Starting at the Del Mar Fairgrounds, the course follows a scenic coastal route before reaching the...

Stay in touch

Sign up to receive the latest news, events, and updates about San Diego. Our monthly and weekly newsletters will keep you informed about the latest and greatest happenings in the destination.

Sign Up

Visitor planning guide

For the ultimate guide to planning your San Diego vacation, view and download the San Diego Visitor Planning Guide, packed with useful information that will help you plan the perfect San Diego getaway.

Read More

Partners

Explore

Plan

Stay

Follow Us

Language:

English | Change Language

Select your country or region

China FlagChinaGermany FlagGermanyGreat Britain FlagGreat BritainJapan FlagJapanMexico FlagMexicoKorea FlagKoreaSwitzerland FlagSwitzerlandBrazil FlagBrazilFrance FlagFranceAustralia FlagAustraliaCanada FlagCanada USA

Or use Google Translate

Afrikaans Albanian Arabic Belarusian Bulgarian Catalan Croatian Czech Danish Deutsch Español Estonian Filipino Finnish Francais Galician Greek Haitian-Creole Hebrew Hindi Hungarian Icelandic Indonesian Irish Italian Japanese Korean Latvian Lithuanian Macedonian Malay Maltese Nederlands Norwegian Persian Polish Portuguese Romanian Russian Serbian Slovak Slovenian Swahili Swedish Telugu Thai Turkish Ukranian Vietnamese Welsh Yiddish