Ferry Service

Ferry Service

Travel to Put-in-Bay in style with Jet Express. The best ferry service to the island, the Jet Express offers high speed travel directly to the downtown docks. This also includes late night ferry service.

The ferry is designed primarily for passengers and light freight. Passengers board in downtown Port Clinton, Sandusky, or Cedar Point, OH. They also offer inter-island service to Kelly’s Island.

An attractive vessel, is travels at 42 miles per hour making it the faster way to Put-in-Bay. Children under five travel free.

Why Choose Jet Express?

The Jet Express offers passengers a quick and stylish mode of transportation. The dual hulled catamaran easily navigates the waters of Lake Erie. Overall the ride is quite smooth due to this specialized design.

The interior of the ferry is air-conditioned and comfortable. For those desiring a view, the upper deck gives way to expansive sights of the surrounding area. Passengers can see nearly all of the Lake Erie Islands. On clear days, the Canadian Islands are visible in the distance.

Put-in-Bay is well known for its exciting nightlife. Day trippers can enjoy a night on the island and easily return home with Jet Express late night. The last ferry runs until 12:00 am. Daytime service resumes at various times depending on the dock.

Each mainland port offers various parking options. Port Clinton includes a long term lot and Sandusky has free parking during the day. Make sure to check the parking before planning your trip.

Jet Express Discounts

With every paid ticket, passengers receive a value packed coupon sheet. This includes savings for some of the best of Put-in-Bay. Look for $5 off golf cart rentals and mopeds. There are also Kids Eat Free coupons, and amazing discounts on restaurants and attractions.

The Jet Express now offers tickets online. Simply visit their website and purchase yours today


David A: “Professional and the service is great. The scenery well on this boat is awesome, very comfortable and safe ride. I have used this service multiple times when I get don’t have my boat with me. I recommend this place to everyone.”

Mike L: “Excellent sailing to Put in Bay.”