Put-in-Bay Ferries and Interisland Transportation
Put-in-Bay & Sonny S Boatline
The Sonny S Boatline provides water transportation from Put-in-Bay to Middle Bass Island. This passenger only vessel is a great link between the sister islands of South Bass and Middle Bass Islands. The Put-in-Bay dock of the sonny-S is located adjacent to the Boardwalk Restaurant, alongside the Village of Put-in-Bay A Dock. This prime departure location is great for families visting Put-in-Bay via the Jet-Express to explore Middle Bass during their visit. The Sonny S drops off passengers in front of Lonz Winery and the new Middle Bass Island State Park and Marina.
Currently, construction is underway with the large marina, camp sites and other developments to the grounds. Upon completion, Middle Bass Island State Park will be a wonderful opportunity for boaters to explore the Island. Also, boaters will be able to easily access Put-in-Bay and other Lake Erie Islands. The Sonny-S has been providing safe and reliable roundtrip ferry service between Put-in-Bay and Middle Bass Island for many years. The relaxing journey across Lake Erie and the unscathed beauty of Middle Bass Island make for a Lake Erie destination that must be seen. While vacationing on Put-in-Bay, be sure to consider a day trip to Middle Bass via the Sonny-S.
Put-in-Bay & Good Times Island Cruises
Good Times Island Cruises offers a leisurely voyage to Put-in-Bay and Kelley's Island. Based out of Sandusky, Ohio Good Times has several different options for your Put-in-Bay adventure. Their primary vessel, Goodtime I, can accomodate 355 passengers and is approved by the U.S. Coast Guard. An island hopping tour offered includes spectacular views of Cedar Point, Johnson's Island and the Marblehead Lighthouse enroute to Put-in-Bay and Kelley's Island. Passengers can immerse themselves in the natural beauty of Lake Erie atop the open air deck.
This cruise begins boarding at 9 a.m and concludes around 6:30, with 3 and a half hours spent sightseeing on Put-in-Bay. This island hopping cruise has a relaxed pace and great for families to explore the Lake Erie Islands. For a more adult-oriented cruise Goodtime offers their Friday night voyage. These trips range from Labor Day and Memorial Day, and offer service from Sandusky to Kelley's Island. Additionally, groups, parties and fundraisers can charter the Goodtime I for their own Put-in-Bay and Lake Erie Islands adventure. The picturesque setting and tranquil environment make Good Times Island Cruises a fun way to expolore Put-in-Bay.
Put-in-Bay & Jet Express
The Jet Express
The Jet Express 2
The Jet Express 3
The Jet Express - Experience the Ride
Save Money...Experience More... Get Downtown Faster...
The Jet Express offers the Lowest Fares per Mile, Exclusive Sight-Seeing Routes and the only Direct Downtown Service!...All with High-Speed Comfort, Convenience and Excitement!
EXPERIENCE MORE THAN JUST AN ORDINDARY FERRY BOAT RIDE...
Let your Lake Erie Island adventure begin onboard the modern, high-speed ferry Jet Express... where our goal is to provide you with an exciting vacation experience! Ride the Jet Express to enjoy a thrilling lake voyage and a chance to view all 12 of the U.S. islands plus several Canadian islands. Begin your journey aboard the Jet Express and make getting there half the fun!
DESIGNED FOR PASSENGER COMFORT & LUXURY...
Enjoy our outside upper deck where you can take in fresh Lake Erie breezes or keep your eyes peeled to catch the island views that only our exclusive scenic routes can provide. Or come inside and relax in our stylishly appointed passenger lounges, featuring comfortably cushioned chairs, carpeted decks, and panoramic windows for island sight-seeing.
PASSENGER FRIENDLY ACCOMODATIONS...
First-Level indoor seating and handicap accessibility is available aboard the Jet Express. Our Passenger-Only vessels are designed with your comfort and convenience in mind!
EXPERIENCE PURE EXCITEMENT...
Whisk yourself across the lake at speeds up to 40 mph! Go Fast! Experience More! The
high-speed Jet Express covers four times the water in half the time as conventional vessels. Allowing for longer sight-seeing routes and quicker travel times to downtown Put-in-Bay and Kelleys Island! See more of the island sights and arrive quickly to downtown Put-in-Bay and Kelleys Island where the island excitement awaits! Enjoy a 12 1/2 mile, 25 minute tour to downtown Put-in-Bay if departing from Port Clinton, or a 17 mile, 45 minute tour to Put-in-Bay & Kelleys Island if departing from Sandusky.
SAFE, MODERN FLEET...
The Jet Express fleet consists of three large high-speed catamaran ferries. The Jet Express is equipped with twin water-jets capable of pumping 1,000 gallons of water per second at top speed and offering breathtaking views from the decks while underway. Designed by Incat of Australia, the world renowned designer of fast ferries and built by Gladding-Hearn Ship Builders in the state of Massachusetts, each vessel is outfitted with state-of-the-art electronics and equipment to guarantee maximum passenger comfort and safety. The catamaran design allows for the smoothest, fastest ride available to Put-in-Bay and Kelleys Island.
COMFORTABLE, CHARMING DOCKSIDE FACILITIES...
The fun begins when you arrive to the Jet Express docks. Frequent departures make sure you won't wait long for your voyage to the islands, but while you wait there are numerous opportunities to entertain yourself. Downtown Port Clinton and Sandusky boast numerous shops and eateries, while the Jet Express Port Clinton dock features the waterfront JETBAR for libations and good times!
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Upcoming Major Events
Today Is: 2014-07-25
Jul 31 to Aug 01
Deep Water Sailing Races
An island tradition, the deep water sailing races compete by classes at Put-in-Bay...
Jul 31 to Aug 01
I-LYA Senior Sailing Races
For over 100 years races have gathered at Put-in-Bay to race of the Western Shore. Races can be watc...
Aug 06 to Aug 10
Power Boat Regatta
Put-in-Bay welcomes the annual I-LYA Power Boat Regatta. Four days of activities based at Put-in-Bay...
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