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#3 North Monroe St.
Port Clinton, OH 43452 419-732-2800 800-245-1538

Getting to Put-in-Bay has never been faster or more stylish! Check out The Jet Express when planning your next trip to Put-in-Bay. With high-speed service, this vessel is primarily designed for passengers and light freight. This ferry departs from downtown Port Clinton Ohio and Sandusky Ohio and travels at 40 miles per hour. The Jet Express is the only ferry to offer late-night weekend service from Put-in-Bay. So if you’re planning a night on the island, the Jet Express is the way to go!


Traveling via Jet Express is perfect for a day trip with family or a night out with friends. Children under 5 ride for free, and you can check the schedule to make sure your plans align with what the ferry offers. The ferry drops passengers off in the heart of Put-in-Bay, where you can easily access restaurants, attractions and shopping. If you are leaving from Port Clinton, you have access to the JetBar - a waterfront watering hole with great views of the lake and sunset. It is also available for private parties!

On your voyage into Put-in-Bay, you can see nearly all of the Lake Erie islands, as well as some Canadian Islands. You can expect multiple seating options on the dual-hulled catamaran. Getting kissed by the sun on the upper deck is a wonderful way to enjoy the expansive views, nice breeze, and open air. Riding in the air-conditioned main cabin is an easy way to travel. Not planning to stay overnight? The ferry’s late night service begins at 12:15 AM and allows you to experience the nightlife!

A few amenities include:

  • Guaranteed seats when you purchase tickets online
  • Coolers, food and beverages are permitted on the boat (consumption of alcoholic beverages is not allowed)
  • Discounts available for AAA, Military, AARP and Golden Buckeye members
  • Taxi service, bike and golf cart rentals are available at the dock and other nearby locations
  • Restrooms available at both docks and on the boat

So check out Jet Express when considering how you’ll travel into Put-in-Bay. Then, make sure to book your LODGING resource page to book your stay once you're here!