BALBOA ISLAND FERRY

  • Engineering District : Los Angeles
  • TSO Series Number : TS-5 Transportation Lines on the Atlantic Gulf and Pacific Coasts
  • Principal Commodity List : PASSENGERS AND AUTOMOBILES
  • Area of Operation : NEWPORT HARBOR; NEWPORT BEACH, CA; BALBOA BEACH AREA IN HARBOR WITH LANDINGS AT PALM STREET (BALBOA PENINSULA) & AGATE AVENUE (BALBOA ISLAND)
  • Vessels
    • Specialized Carrier : 3
    • Vessels List : ADMIRAL, CAPTAIN, COMMODORE
  • Address
    410 SOUTH BAY FRONT BALBOA ISLAND CA 92662-1042
  • Contact
    • Phone : 949-673-1070
410 SOUTH BAY FRONT BALBOA ISLAND CA 92662-1042

Managed Vessels

ADMIRAL

  • Type : Ferry
  • Construction : Wood

CAPTAIN

  • Type : Ferry
  • Construction : Wood

COMMODORE

  • Type : Ferry
  • Construction : Wood

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