There are 10 ways to get from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Mackinac Island by plane, bus, train or car

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Fly New York JFK to Pellston  •  6 h 5 min

  1. Fly from New York JFK (JFK) to Pellston (PLN) JFK - PLN

$249 - $1,167

Cheapest option

Bus Wanda Coach  •  23 h 16 min

  1. Take the bus from New York, NY - 3 Allen St to Grand Rapids Nyc
  2. Take the bus from Grand Rapids to St. Ignace 1484

$121 - $136

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Fly New York JFK to Sault Ste Marie, bus  •  7 h 18 min

  1. Fly from New York JFK (JFK) to Sault Ste Marie (CIU) JFK - CIU
  2. Take the bus from Kinross to St. Ignace

$214 - $977

Fly New York JFK to Traverse City, bus  •  8 h 2 min

  1. Fly from New York JFK (JFK) to Traverse City (TVC) JFK - TVC
  2. Take the bus from Traverse City, MI to St. Ignace

$198 - $855

Fly New York La Guardia to Sault Ste Marie, bus  •  8 h 42 min

  1. Fly from New York La Guardia (LGA) to Sault Ste Marie (YAM) LGA - YAM
  2. Take the bus from Sault Ste. Marie, MI to St. Ignace

$257 - $2,033

Fly Newark to Traverse City, bus  •  8 h 44 min

  1. Fly from Newark (EWR) to Traverse City (TVC) EWR - TVC
  2. Take the bus from Traverse City, MI to St. Ignace

$255 - $571

Train, bus  •  26 h 44 min

  1. Take the train from New York to Toronto
  2. Take the bus from Toronto, ON to Sault Ste Marie, ON
  3. Take the bus from Sault Ste. Marie, MI to St. Ignace

$130 - $377

Bus Greyhound USA  •  27 h 13 min

  1. Take the bus from New York, Ny to Detroit, Mi
  2. Take the bus from Detroit, Mi to Lansing, Mi
  3. Take the bus from Lansing, MI to St. Ignace, MI

$126 - $283

Train, Amtrak Thruway, bus  •  28 h 2 min

  1. Take the train from New York Penn Station to Toledo Amtrak
  2. Take the Amtrak Thruway from Toledo, OH Amtrak to East Lansing, MI - Amtrak
  3. Take the bus from East Lansing, MI to St. Ignace, MI

Drive  •  15 h 11 min

  1. Drive from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Mackinac Island 922.5 miles

$90 - $130

Questions & Answers

The distance between New York JFK Airport (JFK) and Mackinac Island is 663 miles. The road distance is 922.5 miles.

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The best way to get from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Mackinac Island without a car is to bus which takes 23 h 16 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 6 h 5 min to get from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Mackinac Island, including transfers.

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The best way to get from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Mackinac Island is to fly which takes 6 h 5 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 23 h 16 min.

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There is no direct flight from New York JFK Airport to Pellston Airport. The quickest flight takes 4 h 15 min and has one stopover.

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Yes, the driving distance between New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Mackinac Island is 923 miles. It takes approximately 15 h 11 min to drive from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Mackinac Island.

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Delta offers flights from New York JFK Airport to Pellston Airport.

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There are 82+ hotels available in Mackinac Island. Prices start at $66 USD per night.

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The best way to get from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to New York La Guardia Airport is to shuttle which takes 34 min and costs .

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Map of how to get from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Mackinac Island.
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  • Distance: 663 miles
  • Duration: 6 h 5 min

What companies run services between New York JFK Airport (JFK), USA and Mackinac Island, MI, USA?

Delta flies from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Mackinac Island 5 times a day. Alternatively, you can take a bus from New York JFK Airport (JFK) to Mackinac Island via Jamaica, NY, Sutphin Blvd - Archer Av - JFK Airport, Essex St, New York, NY - 3 Allen St, Grand Rapids, Division & Maplelawn, Division & Wealthy, and Grand Rapids in around 23 h 16 min.

Airlines
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from New York JFK to Pellston via Detroit
Ave. Duration
6 h 13 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $1,200
Flights from New York JFK to Pellston via Columbus, Detroit
Ave. Duration
6 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $1,200
Flights from New York JFK to Pellston via Buffalo, Detroit
Ave. Duration
8 h
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$230 - $1,200
Flights from New York JFK to Pellston via Chicago O'Hare, Detroit
Ave. Duration
8 h 55 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$280 - $1,300
Flights from New York JFK to Pellston via Toronto, Detroit
Ave. Duration
9 h 3 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$240 - $1,200
Flights from New York JFK to Sault Ste Marie via Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
5 h 39 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $1,100
Flights from New York JFK to Sault Ste Marie via Detroit
Ave. Duration
5 h 55 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$190 - $1,000
Flights from New York JFK to Sault Ste Marie via Norfolk, Detroit
Ave. Duration
6 h 35 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$220 - $1,100
Flights from New York JFK to Sault Ste Marie via Detroit, Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
9 h
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$250 - $1,100
Flights from New York JFK to Sault Ste Marie via Cleveland, Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
9 h 29 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $1,100
Flights from New York JFK to Sault Ste Marie via Chicago O'Hare, Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
9 h 44 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$250 - $1,100
Flights from New York JFK to Sault Ste Marie via Reagan Washington, Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
10 h 29 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$250 - $1,200
Flights from New York JFK to Traverse City via Detroit
Ave. Duration
4 h 21 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $850
Flights from New York JFK to Traverse City via Columbus, Detroit
Ave. Duration
7 h 3 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$170 - $850
Flights from New York JFK to Traverse City via Reagan Washington, Detroit
Ave. Duration
6 h 39 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$170 - $850
Flights from New York JFK to Traverse City via Indianapolis, Detroit
Ave. Duration
7 h 5 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$190 - $900
Flights from New York JFK to Traverse City via Pittsburgh, Detroit
Ave. Duration
7 h 26 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$160 - $850
Flights from New York JFK to Traverse City via Montreal, Detroit
Ave. Duration
7 h 29 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$190 - $900
Flights from New York JFK to Traverse City via Richmond, Detroit
Ave. Duration
7 h 30 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$180 - $900
Flights from New York JFK to Traverse City via Cleveland, Detroit
Ave. Duration
7 h 32 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$160 - $850
Flights from New York JFK to Traverse City via Syracuse, Detroit
Ave. Duration
7 h 37 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$170 - $850
Flights from Newark to Traverse City via Detroit
Ave. Duration
4 h 42 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$450 - $1,100
Flights from Newark to Traverse City via Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$450 - $1,100
Air Canada
Website
aircanada.com
Flights from New York La Guardia to Sault Ste Marie via Toronto
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $2,000
Flights from New York La Guardia to Sault Ste Marie via Montreal, Toronto
Ave. Duration
7 h 34 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $2,100
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from New York JFK to Traverse City via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
6 h 54 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $900
Flights from New York JFK to Traverse City via Cleveland, Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
6 h 39 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$190 - $900
Flights from Newark to Traverse City via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
5 h 4 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$390 - $950
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Newark to Traverse City
Ave. Duration
2 h 29 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$320 - $800
Flights from Newark to Traverse City via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
4 h 37 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$320 - $800
Train operators
VIA Rail
Phone
+1 1 888 842-7245
Website
viarail.ca
Train from New York to Toronto
Ave. Duration
12 h 26 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$70 - $250
Website
viarail.ca
Escape
$70 - $100
Economy
$120 - $170
Economy Plus
$170 - $250
Business
$180 - $260
Business Plus/Sleeper
$330 - $460
Amtrak

Amtrak is a rail service that connects the US and three Canadian provinces. Covering 21,000 route miles (34,000km) Amtrak operates more than 300 trains daily. These medium and long distance intercity services operate at speeds of up to 240km/h, to more than 500 destinations. Founded in 1971, it is based in Washington, D.C. and offers four classes of travel: First Class, Sleeper, Business and Coach. Ticket fares are divided into five subclasses: Saver, Value, Flexible, Business and Premium. Amtrak trains are known for their wide seats, plug-in power, big windows and storage capabilities.

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Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from New York Penn Station to Toledo Amtrak
Ave. Duration
14 h 15 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$100 - $290
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$100 - $150
Flexi Coach Seat
$180 - $260
Business Coach Seat
$200 - $290
Room
$410 - $600
Bus operators
Indian Trails
Phone
+1 800-292-3831
Website
indiantrails.com
Bus from Kinross to St. Ignace
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Schedules at
indiantrails.com
Book at
webstore.indiantrails.com
Bus from Traverse City, MI to St. Ignace
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$17 - $23
Schedules at
indiantrails.com
Bus from Sault Ste. Marie, MI to St. Ignace
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$9 - $13
Schedules at
indiantrails.com
Book at
webstore.indiantrails.com
Bus from Grand Rapids to St. Ignace
Ave. Duration
6 h 35 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$35 - $50
Schedules at
indiantrails.com
Bus from Lansing, MI to St. Ignace, MI
Ave. Duration
6 h 10 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$35 - $50
Schedules at
indiantrails.com
Book at
webstore.indiantrails.com
Bus from East Lansing, MI to St. Ignace, MI
Ave. Duration
6 h 35 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$35 - $50
Schedules at
indiantrails.com
Book at
webstore.indiantrails.com
Wanda Coach
Phone
6466307186
Email
help@wandacoach.com
Website
wandacoach.com
Bus from New York, NY - 3 Allen St to Grand Rapids
Ave. Duration
12 h 50 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$80
Schedules at
wandacoach.com
Greyhound Canada
Phone
+1 1-800-661-8747
Email
Canada.info@greyhound.ca
Website
greyhound.ca
Bus from Toronto, ON to Sault Ste Marie, ON
Ave. Duration
9 h 24 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$40 - $100
Website
Greyhound.ca
Advanced Purchase
$40 - $60
Online Fare
$50 - $80
Standard Fare
$65 - $100
Refundable
$70 - $110
Greyhound USA

Greyhound is a leading bus company based in Dallas, Texas, serving over 3800 destinations across North America, Mexico and Canada. Greyhound carries around 18 million passengers a year who travel 5.4 billion miles (8.6 billion km) a year on their fleet of around 1700 vehicles. For travel flexibility, you can board or get off a Greyhound bus at official Greyhound stations, partner stations and curbside stops. There are around 230 Greyhound stations across the US where you can both catch your bus and buy tickets, that are also available on the official website and via the mobile app.

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Contact Details
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from New York, Ny to Detroit, Mi
Ave. Duration
14 h 5 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$60 - $160
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$60 - $100
Flexible
$120 - $160
Bus from Detroit, Mi to Lansing, Mi
Ave. Duration
2 h 55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$18 - $45
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$18 - $28
Flexible
$30 - $45
Amtrak

Amtrak is a rail service that connects the US and three Canadian provinces. Covering 21,000 route miles (34,000km) Amtrak operates more than 300 trains daily. These medium and long distance intercity services operate at speeds of up to 240km/h, to more than 500 destinations. Founded in 1971, it is based in Washington, D.C. and offers four classes of travel: First Class, Sleeper, Business and Coach. Ticket fares are divided into five subclasses: Saver, Value, Flexible, Business and Premium. Amtrak trains are known for their wide seats, plug-in power, big windows and storage capabilities.

Rome2rio's guide to Amtrak
Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Bus from Toledo, OH Amtrak to East Lansing, MI - Amtrak
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
Frequency
Once daily
Website
amtrak.com
Bus from East Lansing to St. Ignace, MI
Ave. Duration
9 h 25 min
Frequency
Once daily
Website
amtrak.com

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