GETTING AROUND LONG BEACH
Take advantage of the city’s public transportation services available both on land and water! The Passport Shuttle offers service to major Long Beach attractions and is free throughout several stops in the downtown cultural spots. During summer months, you can also hail water taxis, the Aquabus and the Aqualink, with services between the Queen Mary and Alamitos Bay Landing. All shuttles and water taxis are bicycle friendly.
Foot Friendly Streets
With its seaside walkways and waterfront marinas, Long Beach has set the standard for “walkability” and is an ideal spot for strollers and bikers alike. Within conveniently close proximity, you will find first-class accommodations, shopping, numerous entertainment options and more than 100 restaurants within an eight-block area.
Long Beach, California is quickly pedaling its way to becoming one of the Most Bicycle-Friendly Cities in America. Ranked as one of the Top 25 Best Bike Cities in America by Bicycling Magazine, Long Beach welcomes cyclists to explore our unconventional city with more than 100 miles of bike routes, a scenic beachfront bike path, and our upcoming innovative Bike Share program. Also offered is the Bikestation, the first facility of its kind in the U.S., located on the First Street Transit Mall, and offers attended indoor bicycle parking (free during regular business hours) as well as professional repair services.
More information is available here.
The Long Beach Convention & Entertainment Center has more than 4,000 parking spaces around the Center in three parking garages and one ground level parking lot. Rates may vary by event and are in effect seven days a week. Check with your event manager for current rates. The Terrace Theater Parking Garage is generally open for theater events and has 800 parking spaces. The Arena Parking Garage is open for conventions, tradeshows and Arena events and has 1,460 spaces. The Promenade Parking Garage is open for conventions, tradeshows and special events and has 350 spaces. The Main Parking Lot along Shoreline Drive has 1,500 spaces.
Parking is $10 per car per entry to any of the Center’s lots.