There are 2 ways to get from Sault Ste. Marie to Mackinac Island by bus or car

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Bus  •  2 h 4 min

  1. Take the bus from Sault Ste. Marie, MI to St. Ignace 1489 Ironwood

$24 - $31

1 alternative option

Drive  •  56 min

  1. Drive from Sault Ste. Marie to Mackinac Island 53.2 miles

$5 - $8

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The cheapest way to get from Sault Ste. Marie to Mackinac Island is to drive which costs $5 - $8 and takes 56 min.

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The quickest way to get from Sault Ste. Marie to Mackinac Island is to drive which costs $5 - $8 and takes 56 min.

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The distance between Sault Ste. Marie and Mackinac Island is 48 miles. The road distance is 53.2 miles.

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It takes approximately 2 h 4 min to get from Sault Ste. Marie to Mackinac Island, including transfers.

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The nearest airport to Mackinac Island is Pellston (PLN) Airport which is 21 miles away. Other nearby airports include Sault Ste Marie (CIU) (30.3 miles), Sault Ste Marie (YAM) (44.5 miles), Traverse City (TVC) (87.9 miles) and Saginaw (MBS) (165.9 miles).

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Map of how to get from Sault Ste. Marie to Mackinac Island.
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  • Distance: 47.7 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 4 min

What companies run services between Sault Ste. Marie, MI, USA and Mackinac Island, MI, USA?

Indian Trails operates a bus from Sault Ste. Marie to Mackinac Island twice daily. Tickets cost $9 - $13 and the journey takes 55 min.

Bus operators
Indian Trails
Phone
+1 800-292-3831
Website
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

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