Some people say that getting to Put-in-Bay is half the fun of their vacation getaway. We like to think that most of your fun is found here, but you still need to get here anyway. Whether you drive, fly, or take a boat... we want you to arrive safely and comfortably.
- Island Map
- Jet Express Ferry
The Jet Express is the fastest way to Put-in-Bay. It arrives right downtown, a short 5 minute walk from Ashley's Island House. Guests enjoy a fast and scenic trip across the water from Port clinton or Sandusky. Check the Jet website for rates and schedules.
- Miller Ferry
The Miller Ferry arrives on the back end of the island and is the only vehicle ferry servicing the island. Lines can be long on peak weekend arrival/departure timeframes, so plan ahead. There are numerous free lighted parking lots on the mainland to park your car. Check the Miller website for rates and schedules.
- 3W2 Airport
The Put-in-Bay Airport is open for arrivals and departures from dawn to dusk. Our runways are not lit and no departures are permitted after dusk. On arrival, we recommend a taxi to get to our Guesthouse, as it is a very long walk. Check their website for pilot details and FAA information.
During the season, taxis can be found 24/7 on the island. Whether you need a quick trip to/from the ferry or a comfortable right back from downtown if it rains, you can almost always find a taxi van going by within a minute or two. The average rate is about $3 per person, plus tip.
- Golf Carts
Golf carts are the primary choice of transportation on Put-in-Bay. The unofficial estimate for number of golf carts on the island is over 800. There are many sizes to choose from depending on your transportation needs including 4-, 6-, and 8-person carts. The average rate is around $70 for a daily rental.
- Put-in-Bay Travel Resources
- Put-in-Bay Reservations