Jet Express

Travel to Put-in-Bay in quickly and smoothly with Jet Express Ferry. The best ferry service to the island, the Jet Express offers high speed travel directly to the heart of downtown Put-in-Bay. They also provide the only late night ferry service on the island so you can take in all the things to do in Put-in-Bay.

The Jet Express Ferry Details

The ferry is designed exclusively for passengers and light freight. Passengers can board in from several mainland docks including Port Clinton, Sandusky, or Cedar Point, OH. They also offer inter-island service to Kelly’s Island. Purchase an Island Hopper ticket for $50 to easily travel between islands for a fun day trip.

This attractive vessel travels at 42 miles per hour making it the fastest way to Put-in-Bay. Children under five travel free. Reservations are available for the Port Clinton since it it often the most popular. It is highly recommended you make a reservation on Saturdays. Other ports offer sales at the ticket booth.

Port Clinton is also home to the Jetbar. Start off your vacation right with a cocktail or glass of wine before heading to Put-in-Bay.

Round Trip Jet Express Fares from Port Clinton

● Adults: $24
● Youth (12-16): $15
● Child (6-11): $6

Special Packages

Jet Express makes travel to and on the island a breeze with their special package deals. Golf carts are the preferred mode of transportation on South Bass Island. Purchase a package that includes ferry fare and all-day golf cart rental

● Jet and Cart for 2: $100
● Rental for 4: $165
● Jet and Cart for Families: $125

Why Jet Express?

The Jet Express offers passengers a quick and comfortable mode of transportation. The dual hulled catamaran easily traverses the waters of Lake Erie. Overall the ride is quite smooth due to the ferry’s specialized design.

The interior of the ferry is air-conditioned and well-appointed. For those wanting a view, the upper deck gives way to expansive views of the surrounding area. Passengers can see nearly all of the Lake Erie Islands and on clear days, the Canadian Islands are visible in the distance. The top deck is outdoors, the best place to catch a few rays and soak in the lake breezes.

Put-in-Bay is famous for its exciting nightlife. Day trippers can enjoy an evening of dining and drinking on the island at such spots as The Keys and Mr. Ed’s Bar and Grille. Easily return home with Jet Express late night. The last ferry runs at 12:00 am.

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

Jet Express Discounts

With every paid ticket, passengers also 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.

Jet Express gift certificates including an all season pass for $415 make great presents for those planning an amazing vacation to Put-in-Bay.

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