There are 11 ways to get from New York 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 Newark to Pellston  •  7 h 38 min

  1. Fly from Newark (EWR) to Pellston (PLN) EWR - PLN

$290 - $1,437

Cheapest option

Bus Greyhound USA  •  23 h 56 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

$113 - $239

9 alternative options

Fly Newark to Sault Ste Marie, bus  •  7 h 35 min

  1. Fly from Newark (EWR) to Sault Ste Marie (CIU) EWR - CIU
  2. Take the bus from Kinross to St. Ignace

$254 - $1,143

Fly New York La Guardia to Traverse City, bus  •  7 h 49 min

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

$227 - $1,002

Fly Newark to Traverse City, bus  •  7 h 47 min

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

$249 - $561

Fly New York La Guardia to Sault Ste Marie, bus  •  8 h 56 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

$245 - $2,026

Fly Newark to Sault Ste Marie, bus #2  •  8 h 41 min

  1. Fly from Newark (EWR) to Sault Ste Marie (YAM) EWR - YAM
  2. Take the bus from Sault Ste. Marie, MI to St. Ignace

$217 - $685

Bus Wanda Coach  •  21 h 8 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

$117 - $132

Bus, Amtrak Thruway operated by Indian Trails  •  26 h

  1. Take the bus from New York, Ny to Detroit, Mi
  2. Take the bus from Detroit, MI to Flint
  3. Take the Amtrak Thruway operated by Indian Trails from Flint to St. Ignace, MI

Train, Amtrak Thruway, bus  •  26 h 25 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  •  14 h 51 min

  1. Drive from New York to Mackinac Island 899.4 miles

$85 - $130

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from New York to Mackinac Island is to drive which costs $85 - $130 and takes 14 h 51 min.

More details

The quickest way to get from New York to Mackinac Island is to fly and bus which costs $250 - $1,200 and takes 7 h 35 min.

More details

The distance between New York and Mackinac Island is 650 miles. The road distance is 899.4 miles.

Get driving directions

It takes approximately 7 h 38 min to get from New York to Mackinac Island, including transfers.

More details

No, there is no direct bus from New York to Mackinac Island. However, there are services departing from New York, NY - 3 Allen St and arriving at St. Ignace via Division & Maplelawn and Grand Rapids. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 21 h 8 min.

More details

What companies run services between New York, NY, USA and Mackinac Island, MI, USA?

Delta and United Airlines fly from New York to Mackinac Island every 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus from New York to Mackinac Island via Grand Rapids, Division & Maplelawn, Central Station, and Grand Rapids in around 21 h 8 min.

Airlines
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Newark to Pellston via Detroit
Ave. Duration
4 h 54 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$280 - $1,400
Flights from Newark to Pellston via Raleigh/Durham, Detroit
Ave. Duration
6 h 56 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$310 - $1,500
Flights from Newark to Pellston via Covington, Detroit
Ave. Duration
7 h 2 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$300 - $1,400
Flights from Newark to Sault Ste Marie via Detroit
Ave. Duration
4 h 59 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$240 - $1,200
Flights from Newark to Sault Ste Marie via Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
6 h 1 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$290 - $1,300
Flights from New York La Guardia to Traverse City
Ave. Duration
2 h 18 min
When
Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$190 - $950
Flights from New York La Guardia to Traverse City via Detroit
Ave. Duration
4 h 26 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $1,000
Flights from Newark to Traverse City via Detroit
Ave. Duration
4 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$450 - $1,100
Flights from Newark to Traverse City via Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
5 h 14 min
When
Monday to Friday
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 25 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 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $2,100
Flights from Newark to Sault Ste Marie via Toronto
Ave. Duration
5 h 13 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $2,000
Flights from Newark to Sault Ste Marie via Ottawa, Toronto
Ave. Duration
6 h 56 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $2,000
Flights from Newark to Sault Ste Marie via Montreal, Toronto
Ave. Duration
8 h 4 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $2,100
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from New York La Guardia to Traverse City via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
4 h 47 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $1,100
Flights from Newark to Traverse City
Ave. Duration
2 h 21 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$320 - $800
Flights from Newark to Traverse City via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$320 - $800
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from New York La Guardia to Traverse City
Ave. Duration
2 h 34 min
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$200 - $1,000
Flights from New York La Guardia to Traverse City via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$230 - $1,100
Flights from Newark to Traverse City via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
5 h 6 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$390 - $950
Porter Airlines
Website
flyporter.com
Flights from Newark to Sault Ste Marie via Toronto Island
Ave. Duration
4 h 11 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $650
Train operators
Amtrak
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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 Detroit, MI to Flint
Ave. Duration
1 h 43 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$12 - $16
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 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 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 5 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$15 - $35
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$15 - $23
Flexible
$27 - $35
Amtrak
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Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Bus from Flint to St. Ignace, MI
Ave. Duration
7 h 5 min
Frequency
Once daily
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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