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Free Rides!

No need for a car on Coronado Island!

Getting around Coronado Island is easier than ever. Between the Free Summer Shuttles that loop Coronado and the new door to door on-demand electric carts called the Island Express.

The Island Express is free to the community and visitors alike. It features six electric five-passenger vehicles providing service to Coronado Village and two electric 10-passenger vans serving Loews Coronado Bay Resort and the Coronado Cays. Riders must be at least 18 years old unless accompanied by an adult.

To schedule a ride, download the app, call, or hail a ride

  • Download the Ride Circuit app from Google Play or the Apple App Store, select your location in Coronado, and enter a pick-up and drop -off locations, or
  • Call for a ride at 619-675-7438 to schedule a ride, or
  • Hail or flag down a ride; drivers must have a safe, accessible, and legal space to pull over and pick you up.

Service Hours

  • Sunday: 10 am – 9 pm
  • Monday: 10 am – 9 pm
  • Tuesday: 10 am – 9 pm
  • Wednesday: 10 am – 9 pm
  • Thursday: 10 am – 9 pm
  • Friday: 9 am – 10 pm
  • Saturday: 9 am – 10 pm

The Free Summer Shuttles is back for its 11th year. Every 15 minutes, a free shuttle arrives at bus stops throughout the island. It travels as far south as the Coronado Shores/Community Center to the Coronado Ferry Landing (along San Diego Bay.)

The shuttles loop Coronado Island 7 days a week from 9am to 8pm. Get for info HERE.