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Groups are invited to explore Alcatraz Island all year round. Nonetheless, owing to considerations regarding safety and capacity constraints, it’s essential for groups to make specific arrangements when booking their tickets.

Tour & Travel Operators
Elevate your group’s experience to an unforgettable level. Find out why combining Alcatraz with commercial travel activities is the premier choice.

Community Groups
Bring together your corporate team, church group, sports team, or social club at Alcatraz Island. Immerse, interact, and be amazed at Alcatraz Island.

Family Groups
Sharing unforgettable experiences with your family at Alcatraz Island is an unmatched thrill. Discover more about making reservations for Family Groups.

Educational Groups
Transform your school group visit into a learning adventure. Find out more about the educational group experiences offered by Alcatraz City Cruises.

Special Needs Groups
For groups in need of special and mobility assistance.

Senior Groups
Find out why Senior groups are selecting Alcatraz City Cruises for their upcoming adventure.

Pertinent Information

  • Groups are required to have one adult leader (aged 21 or over) for every nine youths under 18 years of age. Youths must always be under the supervision of an adult chaperone.

  • Please note, the Night Tour of Alcatraz has a limited visitor capacity each evening. For group bookings of the Night Tours, kindly reach out to the Group Services Department directly to request an information form. You can contact them at

  • It’s important to note that independently guided tours are not permitted on Alcatraz Island. Only tours conducted by the National Park Service are allowed. Nevertheless, groups are encouraged to engage in the Cellhouse audio tour and partake in the regular park programs offered on the island.

  • To facilitate group reservations, it’s necessary to complete an application process. Please allow up to 30 days for the review of your application. Upon approval, you will be granted the authorization to make group reservations.

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Alcatraz Experience

Dare to visit Alcatraz Island

The terms and conditions of sale are as follows: Tickets are nominative and must be presented with an identity document when boarding. To ensure the best travel experience, it is recommended that you arrive at least 30 minutes before the ferry departs. The exclusive concessionaire for Alcatraz Island is the Hornblower Group. is owned and operated by tour operator Fabulous Operator Ltd. When you book tickets on, you ask to Fabulous Operator Ltd to purchase tickets from the Hornblower Group concessionaire at the regular price for you to travel to Alcatraz Island. The service you purchase on is booking tickets through the concessionaire Hornblower Group, charged as a commission. These commissions are already added to the price of tickets sold by the Hornblower Group. Please note that you have the option of purchasing Alcatraz Island tickets directly from the concessionaire, The Hornblower Group, without going through our ticket purchasing service at You can buy the tickets to Hornblower on this website. Please note that Fabulous Operator Ltd is not responsible for providing the ferry transport service. Fabulous Operator Ltd sells a ticket purchasing service allowing travelers access to Alcatraz Island. The conditions of use and safety rules on board the ferry are governed by the exclusive concessionaire, the Hornblower Group, and must be observed by all passengers. As a tour operator, it is essential for us to cover our operating expenses. Therefore, we retain a fee of ten dollars (10$) per ticket for cancellations. This retention helps us maintain the quality of our services and ensure an exceptional experience for all our customers. Cancellation must be made at least 72 hours before the scheduled date of your visit. If you fail to comply with this deadline, it will unfortunately not be possible to obtain a refund with the Hornblower Group . We encourage you to consider this condition when planning your visit.

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