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Harbor Water Taxi

May contain:  water taxi, Never Late, Photo Credit to Mark Woodward
Photo Courtesy of Mark Woodward

The free, inner-harbor water taxi, Never Late,  will operate between 11:00 AM – 6:00 PM, on summer weekends and holidays through Labor Day.

In addition to weekend service, the water taxi will operate on Thursday evenings during the Crow's Nest beach barbecues from 5 PM to 9 PM.

Passengers may be picked up and dropped off at the following locations:

  • X-­1 Gate
  • AA Dock
  • Launch Ramp


Please see the map below for all water taxi pick-up and drop-off locations in the harbor. Visitor parking is available for water taxi passengers in the north harbor near X Dock.

Map of Santa Cruz Harbor water taxi pick-up and drop-off locations