Free Laguna Beach Trolley

Free Laguna Beach Trolley

Non-Summer Season Routes (September 5, 2023 – June 28, 2024)

Coastal Route 

Free trolley service on Coast Highway between North Laguna/ Heisler Park, downtown, South Laguna/ Mission Hospital and Ritz Carlton in Dana Point.  Hours:  Monday-Thursday from 7:30 a.m. to 6 p.m.; Friday from 7:30 a.m. to 10 p.m.; Saturday from 9 a.m. to 10 p.m.; Sunday from 9 a.m. to 7 p.m.  Frequency: Every 20-30 minutes.

Canyon Route (Currently Not Running)

Park for free at Lot 16 (1900 Laguna Canyon Road) and ride a free trolley to downtown every Saturday and Sunday from 9 a.m. to 7 p.m.  Frequency: Every 30 minutes.  Note: Lot 16 is closed to the public Monday-Friday starting Sept. 5, 2023. 

Track trolley status in real-time by downloading the Laguna Beach Trolley app or clicking here. 

Winter Express Route (November 18 - December 17, 2023)


Now you can enjoy all Laguna Beach has to offer without the driving and parking hassles. The Laguna Beach Winter Express trolley service makes a loop beginning at a parking lot located at 16355 Laguna Canyon Road in Irvine, near the I-405/SR-133 interchange. 

Enjoy a scenic, open-air ride along Laguna Canyon Road, with stops at the Sawdust Art Festival and in downtown Laguna Beach, where you can connect to Laguna Beach Trolley service along Coast Highway in both directions, providing access to dozens of shopping and foodie destinations throughout Laguna Beach.  

Winter Express trolley service operates every 30 minutes, leaving Irvine at :00 and :30 each hour, every Saturday and Sunday from November 18 to December 17 and on Friday, November 24, during the hours listed below.  Best of all, parking and the trolley ride are both FREE!   

Laguna Beach App for Parking + Trolley Tracker

The Laguna Beach Parking App will help you find a parking spot in Laguna Beach. Enter your destination, and the app will show you the closest available parking. You pay for parking at most City parking lots and meters using the app on your smartphone!

The Laguna Beach Trolley Tracker app works in real time so you know when your trolley will arrive.

Frequently Asked Questions

  • What are the hours of the trolley?

    During Summer Months (June 30 - Labor Day)

    Monday - Thursday: 9:30 a.m. to 8:30 p.m.
    Fridays: 9:30 a.m. to 11:30 p.m.
    Saturdays: 9:30 a.m. to 11:30 p.m.
    Sundays: 9:30 a.m. to 6 p.m.