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Welcome to Put-in-Bay, an island in the middle of Lake Erie where golf carts are allowed on roads and is only accessible to the public by ferry. Located just a short drive away from Cleveland, the island sees hundreds of thousands of visitors heading there each year.  The best way to get around the island and see all it has to offer is a Put-in-Bay Golf Cart Rental. As soon as you hop off one of the ferries you will see just how different the island is than the mainland. It is The Key West of the North!

Put-in-Bay Golf Cart Depot

Put-in-Bay Golf Cart Depot Gas Carts BOOK ONLINE to reserve a Golf Cart Depot cart before your trip or call 419-800-2278 with any questions!   Put-in-Bay Golf Cart Depot with 4 and 6 person golf carts are your best choice for overnight and weekend or all week long rentals. Moreover, we have a newer fleet…

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489 Catawba Avenue
Put-in-Bay, Ohio 43456

Put in Bay Golf Cart Center

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272 Delaware Ave., Put-In-Bay, OH 43456

Island Club Golf Cart Rentals

Island Club Golf Carts PLEASE NOTE: Golf Carts are for rent to Island Club guests only! The Put-in-Bay Golf Cart Depot is our recommendation if you are just coming for the day, or staying elsewhere. You can reach them at 419-800-2278 or visit them online! Island Club Rentals offer private golf cart rentals specifically to…

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1480 Put-in-Bay Rd., Put-in-Bay, Ohio 43456

Put-in-Bay Condo Golf Carts

PLEASE NOTE: Golf Carts are for rent to Put-in-Bay Condos guests only! The Put-in-Bay Golf Cart Depot is our recommendation if you are just coming for the day, or staying elsewhere. You can reach them at 419-800-2278 or visit them online! Put-in-Bay Condo Golf Carts BOOK A CART NOW! The Put-in-Bay Condos are the most…

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1240 Tri-Motor Dr, Put-In-Bay, OH 43456, USA

Our Put-in-Bay passenger golf carts are fully licensed motor vehicles in the State of Ohio and are available during the warmer summer months of the year. We have high-quality brand-new Yamaha golf carts as well as EZ-go Club Car Golf Carts that rent out hourly, daily, and overnight. With more than 9 miles of paved and mostly flat roadways, riding a golf cart is a fun and easy way to explore the many things to do in Put-in-Bay and the rest of South Bass Island.

This way you can hit up all the Put-in-Bay restaurants, bars, and shops at your own pace! Call one of the recommended companies below and book your cart before you get on a Put-in-Bay ferry! 2, 4, 6, and 8 person carts are available at various golf rental locations on the island. Just Google Put-in-Bay, Ohio 43456 to find what you need.

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Our 2-person electric carts are a fun and quick way for couples to cruise the island for the day, following all State of Ohio traffic laws. Much more fun than a bike rental. If you’re bringing the kids, our 4 passenger electric carts will be a big hit also. For more get up and go, get a gas-powered cart to explore and get back and forth from downtown to your Put-in-Bay hotels or home rentals.

Our carts are super safe with retractable seat belts to keep your precious cargo safe and secure. Total relaxation with this smooth and quiet ride. All Put-in-Bay Golf Cart Depot carts power comes locally by Crown Battery, Fremont, Ohio.

Book Your Golf Cart Today!

The Golf Cart Depot is on the corner of Catawba and Delaware Ave in the heart of downtown Put-In-Bay island.  Moreover, it is just a short walk from the Put-in-Bay Ferry Dock. Golf Cart Coupons are available.  Also, many of the best Put-In-Bay Attractions are nearby.  So, the fun is within close reach. With all Put-in-Bay hotels and Put-in-Bay restaurants being within a short golf car ride, this is the preferred method transportation on the island.

Both the Island Club Golf Carts and the Put-in-Bay Condos Golf Carts are located at their respective lodging locations. When you visit Put in Bay, there’s no end to the fun and excitement that you can have, especially on a golf cart.

Keep in mind that rates may change with weekend and weekday rentals. Reservations are Ideal and you may BOOK NOW online by visiting or Call 419-767-2278 for more details and information.

Frequently Asked Golf Cart Rental Questions

Are hourly golf cart rentals available on the island?

Hourly golf cart rentals are available during the Put-in-Bay tourist season. 4 person carts rent for $12.00 an hour. Meanwhile, 6 person carts are $18.00 an hour. There is no extra fee or charges for gasoline. See all the sights including the Perry Family Fun Center!

How old do you have to be to rent a golf cart at Put-in-Bay?

To rent a golf cart in Put-in-Bay you must be 18 years of age.  All renters must have a valid driver’s license with them at all times. Parents may ride with their children who have drivers permits or licenses as long as they assume all liability and responsibility.

How much is an overnight golf cart rental at Put-in-Bay?

Overnight rentals on Put-in-Bay Ohio differ between each golf cart company.  The Golf Cart Depot offers 4 person overnight rentals for $90.00. For a 6 person golf cart, an overnight rental will cost $115.00. You can shop around but all carts will be about the same price and the most important factor is the integrity of the company that you rent from.

Are the Golf Carts on Put-in-Bay electric or gas powered?

There are a few places where electric golf carts are available however the majority of the island’s golf carts are gas powered carts. Gas golf carts run a little faster and won’t run out of gas whereas electric golf carts lose their charge much quicker. You will all types of carts on the island including EZ Go and Yamaha golf carts. Either way, enjoy your cruise in the Lake Erie Islands.

Are Put-in-Bay golf carts street legal vehicles?

Yes! All golf carts rented on the island must pass a thorough inspection by the police department at the start of the season. All carts are licensed motor vehicles so all traffic laws must me followed. Carts are required to not exceed 15 MPH on island roads. All carts have working taillights and turn signals as well as headlamps for the night time. Seat belts are mandatory on all carts and Ohio law requires their use. And don’t forget, just because you can be on the street, it doesn’t mean you should. Take a taxi to avoid an expensive DUI.

Can I bring my own golf cart to Put-in-Bay?

Bringing your own golf cart to Put-in-Bay is allowed if your golf cart is legally licensed and registered. You must pass a police inspection and get registered on the island.  It cannot be registered in Cleveland or any other city. Any vehicle brought to Put-in-Bay without proper registration will result in hefty fines and possible jail time.

Can you take a golf cart to Put-in-Bay? 

Prior to use, all golf carts on South Bass Island must undergo inspection by the Police Department and be issued a Put-in-Bay golf cart license plate. Non-compliant carts are not permitted for use on the island.

It’s important to note that all golf carts on the island are considered licensed motor vehicles and must adhere to traffic laws and regulations, just like any other vehicle in Ohio. This includes drivers possessing a valid driver’s license and properly using seat belts and turn signals. If you’re looking to rent a golf cart, there are several reputable Put-in-Bay golf cart rental agencies available across the island. Book your golf cart rental now for a convenient and enjoyable island experience!

Can kids ride in golf carts in Put-in-Bay?

Kids are permitted to ride on golf carts in Put-in-Bay. However, to operate a golf cart, you must be at least 18 years old and hold a valid driver’s license. It’s important to note that each golf cart is considered a licensed motor vehicle, and therefore, seat belts must be worn at all times, and all traffic laws must be followed.

When visiting Put-in-Bay, renting a golf cart is the preferred and popular mode of transportation on the island. Golf cart rental agencies can be found at convenient locations such as the Miller Ferry, Jet Express, and downtown Put-in-Bay. Many hotels and condos in Put-in-Bay also offer overnight golf cart rentals for added convenience. Don’t miss out, book your golf cart rental now for a seamless and enjoyable island experience!

Did You Know?

Gas powered golf carts on South Bass Island get more than 35 miles per gallon and good pick up!

Other Put-in-Bay Golf Cart Rental Agencies

Bird’s Nest Resort Golf Carts

Brand new this year Bird’s Nest Resort has golf carts! Bird’s Nest is owned by a local islander of over a decade, and their family ties to the island go back even farther than that. Bird’s Nest has been completely renovated by this new owner of the last 3 years and they continue to make the resort better every single day! They’ve got an awesome team of dedicated staff to take care of you!

E’s Put-in-Bay Golf Carts

E’s Golf Carts are owned the same family that owns and operates the Miller Ferry. Conveniently located within walking distance of the Miller Ferry dock on Langram Rd, E’s golf carts are a great option for those coming up for the day. They offer day rentals, hourly rates and more!

Village Carts

Village Carts is located in downtown Put-in-Bay and in walking distance of the Jet Express dock. These carts are offered by the hour and by the day. Unfortunately, overnight rentals are not offered at Village Carts. If the Put-in-Bay Golf Cart Depot is sold out, these carts are a good alternative. Maybe a bike rental?

A&B Golf Cart Rental

A&B Golf Cart Rentals is located on Toledo Ave. Rental rates at A&B cart rentals may differ between weekends and weekdays similar to other rental companies. Their golf carts require a $200 credit card damage deposit for large events like Bash on the Bay and busy weekends. The only carts available for rent come in the 4 person size.

Island Bike & Cart Rentals

Island Bike & Cart Rentals are conveniently located in two island hotspots. Their main location can be found at the Miller Ferry dock. 2, 4, and 6 person golf carts are available by for hourly and daily rentals. In addition, overnight rentals are available if you plan to stay a few days. Their other location at the Jet Express dock offers the same array of carts for the same rates. Guests cannot return golf carts to a different location they were originally rented from.

Delaware Carts

Delaware Carts are located right next to Mr Eds Bar & Grille and MIST Swim Up Bar. They provide four person and six person passenger golf carts.

Erie Island Carts

Erie Island Carts are located just a short walk away from the Miller Ferry dock on Langram Rd. They have 2,4, 6 and 8 person golf carts available to accommodate groups of all sizes. Ask for a Put-in-Bay map or a Put-in-Bay island guide to plan your trip around the island.

Resort & Hotel Golf Cart Rentals

Other Hotels & Resorts offer onsite golf cart rentals exclusively to guests staying at their Put-in-Bay lodging locations in Put-in-Bay, OH 43456. These carts are available, like all other rentals, hourly and daily. The golf carts are gas powered and are filled up between rentals.

Island Club Golf Carts

Some the best golf carts on the island are the Island Club golf carts. The great thing about these carts are you can rent them along with your home rental if you are stay at the Island Club. They also deliver your Island Club car to you house making pick up and return super easy. This allows you to once on the island to move at your own pace. The Island Club is found at 1490 Put-In-Bay Rd, Put-In-Bay, OH 43456. Book Now!