The Jet Express

Our mission is to offer travelers unrivaled comfort, convenience and the latest ferry service to Put-in-Bay

The Jet Express Ferry to Put-in-Bay

Looking for more bang for your vacation dollar? Ride the Jet-Express from Sandusky Ohio or Port Clinton Ohio to Put-in-Bay South Bass Island!. With every paid ticket, Jet-Express Ferry Riders receive a value packed coupon sheet with savings at many of Put-in-Bay’s favorite attractions!

Discounts include Put in Bay golf cart rentals, water sports, mopeds, Kids eat free in many restaurants, discounts on Put-in-Bay attractions and much much more all around the island!

Don’t forget to request your money-saving coupon sheet when you purchase your Jet Express ticket.  You may now purchase Jet Express tickets on-line so place your order today!! When you get to the island, remember to call for a Put-in-Bay taxi to get you around.

Jet Express Ferry service to Put-in-Bay Ohio where the Jet Express Ferry ride is half the fun of getting to South Bass Island Put-in-Bay. Sit back and enjoy the narrated tour about the history of the islands!

The Jet Express Ferry features All-aluminum ocean-approved catamarans. Traveling at speeds more than 40 mph, the catamarans are among the fastest and reliable ferries in the world.  The sleek twin hull design glides through all weather conditions with unmatched smoothness. Triple deck designs provide beautiful viewing from an open-air observation deck or two stylishly appointed passenger lounges with tinted windows, carpeted floors, and cushioned seats.

The Jet Express Provides Early Morning and the only Late Night Service to downtown Put-in-Bay, board the Jet Express for the most convenient, comfortable, and dependable transportation to your island getaway. The Jet also goes from Put-in-Bay to Kelleys Island and Cedar Point in the summer!

  • The Only Ferry Boat The Services Downtown Put-in-Bay

  • The Fastest Way To Put-In-Bay – More Bang For Your Vacation Buck

  • The Only Ferry That Offers Late Night Service To & From Put-in-Bay

  • Secure parking lots for your vehicle! No Need For A Car At Put-in-Bay

  • Comfortable indoor/outdoor seating & On Board Restrooms

  • Narrated educational tour to the islands.


The Jet Express Ferry Boats Are Ocean Approved And Inspected Annually By the United States Coast Guard. Their Impeccable Safety Record For Over 25 Years Assusres You And Your Family The Most Modern Comfortable Transportation To Put-in-Bay Available!

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Jet Express 1

The First & Original

Jet Express 1 Is The Original Jet Express And Began Service In June of 1989. She Can Comfortably Transport 379 People Per Trip!

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Jet Express II
The 2nd Ferry In Service

Jet Express II Began Serving Put-in-Bay Ohio & South Bass in 1992. She Transports 379 People In Luxurious Comfort

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Jet Express III

The First Baby Jets!

Jet Express III Is The First Of The Baby Jets Offering Interisland Service. She was Placed Into Service In 2002 And Transports 149 People.

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Jet Express IV
The Latest Addition

Jet Express IV Was Began Serving The Lake Erie Ialands In 2009 Seating 149 People Offering Speed, Comfort & The Only Late Nite Service


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