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Paving The Way For Transportation To The Island


Everyone can access and enjoy Alcatraz Island!

Accessible Amenities

Numerous options to comfortably experience Alcatraz from parking to exhibits to ferries.

First step to visit Alcatraz Island, you will need to purchase tickets from Alcatraz Cruises.  

Pier 33 Alcatraz Landing and all Alcatraz Cruises boats are fully accessible, in addition to many areas on Alcatraz Island with the use of the S.E.A.T. (Sustainable Easy Access Transport) Tram.  Assisted listening devices, audio described opportunities, tactile models, large font type and Braille audio tour scripts enable everyone to enjoy the rich history and stories exhibited throughout Alcatraz Landing and on Alcatraz Island.

Accessible Parking

Know your parking options and drop-off areas before you arrive

S.E.A.T Transportation

S.E.A.T. Tram info and schedule for visitors with mobility issues on the Island

Pier 33 Alcatraz Landing

Accessibility info for Alcatraz Landing, prior to boarding the ferry to Alcatraz Island

On the Island

Accessibility info as you move about the Island enjoying tours and programs

Assisted Listening Devices

Where and how to obtain Assisted Listening Devices for Alcatraz Landing and Alcatraz Island

American Sign Language Interpretation

Request a Sign Language interpreter through the National Park Service

Service Animals

Review the type of Service Animal permitted by the National Park Service.

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