Mackinaw City Day Visitors

311 S. Nicolet Street
Mackinaw City, MI 49701

Directions

If you are traveling to Mackinac Island for the day and plan to leave your vehicle in Mackinaw City, please go directly to our Day Lot located across from I-75N Exit 338.  We have shuttles on a constant loop to take you to the dock.  Please wait at the designated shuttle stop for pick up.  We suggest that all guests arrive one hour prior to the departure that you would like to take to allow time for parking, shuttles, and buying tickets.  Save time and purchase tickets on your phone before you arrive.  If you do, you can go directly to the boarding area and we can scan your ticket right from your screen.

Mackinaw City Overnight Guests

556 E. Central Avenue
Mackinaw City, MI 49701
GPS Coordinates: 45.7814, -84.7255

Directions

If you are staying overnight on Mackinac Island and plan to leave your vehicle in Mackinaw City, please go directly to our dock.  Our cast members will help you unload your luggage and tag it for your Island hotel.

New 2019 Mackinaw City Parking Instructions: When you pull into our dock, you will take a parking ticket from the entrance gate.  There is a 60 minute unloading grace period, so you will have one hour to get unloaded and leave the lot without being charged.

There are two options for self-parking in Mackinaw City.

Premium Lot Instructions (located right at the dock):
1.  Park your car.
2.  Take your parking ticket with you. (Do not lose your ticket.)
3.  If you purchased your ferry tickets online, go directly to the boarding area – you will pay for your parking upon your return from the Island.
4.  If you have not purchased ferry tickets yet, please proceed to the ticket office. You can choose to pay for your parking in advance with your tickets, or wait until your return.
5.  You must have your parking ticket to pay upon your return and to leave the lot. Please be sure not to lose your parking ticket.

4 blocks away, a free shuttle will bring you back to the dock after you have parked. Standard parking must be paid for at the ticket office before you park. Use your parking ticket to exit the Premium Lot with no charge before the 60 minute time limit is reached.

St. Ignace Guests

601 N. State Street
St. Ignace, MI 49781
GPS Coordinates: 45.8739, -84.7280

Directions

If you plan to leave from our Upper Peninsula dock in St. Ignace, all of our parking is right on-site.  When you pull in, our cast members will give you instructions for where to park if you are going to the Island for the day or where to unload your bags for your overnight stay.

New 2019 St. Ignace Parking Instruction:

Everyone coming into the dock will take a parking ticket at the entrance gate.  That ticket will allow free exit until midnight of the day of arrival.  After midnight, a $5.00 per night fee will be added.

Overnight Parking Instructions:

1.  Park your car.

2.  Take your parking ticket with you. (Do not lose your ticket.)

3.  If you purchased your ferry tickets online, go directly to the boarding area – you will pay for your parking upon your return from the Island.

4.  If you have not purchased ferry tickets yet, please proceed to the ticket office. You can choose to pay for your parking in advance with your tickets, or wait until your return.

5.  You must have your parking ticket to pay upon your return and to leave the lot.  Please be sure not to lose your parking ticket.

Questions?

 

We’re available and ready to answer your questions by email and phone.

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