There are 2 ways to get from Downtown Detroit to Put-in-Bay by bus, car or car ferry

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Recommended option

Bus, drive, car ferry  •  2 h 58 min

  1. Take the bus from Detroit, Mi to Toledo, Oh
  2. Drive from Toledo, Oh to Catawba Island Ferry Terminal, Port Clinton, OH
  3. Take the car ferry from Catawba Island Ferry Terminal, Port Clinton, OH to Put-in-Bay, South Bass Island, OH

$25 - $43

Cheapest option

Drive, car ferry  •  2 h 23 min

  1. Drive from Downtown Detroit to Catawba Island Ferry Terminal, Port Clinton, OH
  2. Take the car ferry from Catawba Island Ferry Terminal, Port Clinton, OH to Put-in-Bay, South Bass Island, OH Miller Ferry

$19 - $23

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Downtown Detroit to Put-in-Bay is to drive and car ferry which costs $18 - $24 and takes 2 h 23 min.

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The quickest way to get from Downtown Detroit to Put-in-Bay is to drive and car ferry which costs $18 - $24 and takes 2 h 23 min.

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The distance between Downtown Detroit and Put-in-Bay is 49 miles.

It takes approximately 2 h 58 min to get from Downtown Detroit to Put-in-Bay, including transfers.

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What companies run services between Downtown Detroit, MI, USA and Put-in-Bay, OH, USA?

There is no direct connection from Downtown Detroit to Put-in-Bay. However, you can take the bus to Toledo, Oh, take the drive to Catawba Island Ferry Terminal, Port Clinton, OH, take the car ferry to Put-in-Bay, then take the drive to Put-in-Bay. Alternatively, you can take the drive to Catawba Island Ferry Terminal, Port Clinton, OH, take the car ferry to Put-in-Bay, then take the drive to Put-in-Bay.

Bus operators
Greyhound USA
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Contact Details
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Detroit, Mi to Toledo, Oh
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$12 - $28
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$12 - $19
Flexible
$22 - $28
Ferry operators
Miller Boat Line
Website
millerferry.com
Car ferry from Catawba Island Ferry Terminal, Port Clinton, OH to Put-in-Bay, South Bass Island, OH
Ave. Duration
15 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7
Schedules at
millerferry.com

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