Bus Shuttle Service to Harbor Island begins at 6pm from the Port parking adjacent to the Port Administration building at 3165 Pacific Highway (Click for Google Map). You will be dropped off at the Harbor Police parking lot off the Rental Car Access Road across from the Sheraton Hotel on Harbor Island Drive. From this drop off and pick up location you can walk to the bay on Harbor Island. Click to download Shuttle Pickup and Drop Off locations PDF file
After the show, the bus shuttle service will pick you up at this same location in the Harbor Police parking lot off the Rental Car Access Road. Please be patient as the buses will fill up rapidly but will be making round trips to your car at the Port parking lot off Pacific Highway until 11pm. Click to download Shuttle Pickup and Drop Off locations PDF file
Parking along San Diego Bay fills up quickly and Shelter Island is usually full by 1 p.m. Last year, Shelter Island was closed to incoming traffic at 1 p.m. It is expected to close at about the same time this year. Harbor Island usually fills up by 5 p.m. Once all parking is taken there, the Harbor Police will close it.
San Diego’s trolley and bus lines are among the best in the country. Web site
The North County Transit District operates the Coaster train, which brings travelers from Oceanside, Carlsbad, Encinitas, Solana Beach, Sorrento Valley, and Old Town right to a few blocks from the Embarcadero. www.gonctd.com
The train station is only a few blocks from the Embarcadero. The Pacific Surfliner route goes up the California coast – they also offer routes covering the entire U.S. – and train travel is a breeze. www.amtrak.com