Tickets to Alcatraz
Access to Alcatraz is by ferry service operated by Alcatraz Cruises, LLC, a concession of the National Park Service. No private craft can dock at Alcatraz Island.
There is no separate entrance fee for the island - America the Beautiful/Senior/Access passes do not apply to the charge for the ferry service.
To purchase tickets in advance (strongly recommended as Alcatraz frequently sells out) contact , their website is www.alcatrazcruises.com. The Alcatraz ferry departs from Pier 33, located on The Embarcadero near the intersection of Bay Street.