Island Ferry Service

Enjoy Service From St. Ignace to Mackinac Island

If you are planning a trip to Mackinac Island this year, we encourage you to consider booking ferry service from St Ignace. Two passenger -ferry lines: Starline Mackinac Island Ferry and Sheplar's Mackinac Island Ferry offer round trip passage between St. Ignace and Mackinac Island.
Just 16 minutes to the island, your trip will give you a spectacular view of Lake Huron and the Straits of Mackinac Lighthouses. Docks are conveniently located in the downtown area close to restaurants and shopping. There is plenty of onsite parking.


Sheplers Mackinac Island Ferry

Experience More on a Cruise

Shepler’s Ferry, known for the fastest trips to Mackinac Island, slows down for incredible cruises past the Straits of Mackinac lighthouses, night sky trips, a can’t miss 4th of July fireworks viewing experience and private charters. View our website for online specials, multiple day ferry tickets and overnight parking information.

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Star Line Mackinac Island Ferry

Hydro-Jet Ferry service

Star Line is the only Fast, Frequent, Fun and Friendly, Hydro-Jet Ferry service to Mackinac Island. People of all ages enjoy the exhilarating ride on our boats, which produce the unique Water-Jet rooster tail. You will love the “Heroic Service” and “Mackinac Memories” our employees have been providing since 1978.

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