Round Trip Ferry Tickets


Tickets valid for any departure through October 31, 2019.  Prices below for online tickets only.  Regular prices apply at all Shepler’s ticket offices ($27 adult and $15 child).  Discounts and promo codes taken off regular ticket prices.


Adult Online:   $25.00

Child (ages 5-12) Online:   $14.00

Child (under 5):   Free, But Ticket Required

Bikes, trailers, and burleys:   $11.00 each

Tandem bikes:   $22.00 each


(Bike/trailer charge is for round trip transportation of your own bike and/or bike trailer. Bike/trailer rentals are available on Mackinac Island.)


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Shepler’s Gift Cards


Purchase a Shepler’s gift card and give the gift of adventure on Michigan’s Crown Jewel, Mackinac Island.  Cards available in any dollar amount starting at $20.  Choose to have a physical card mailed or go green by requested an electronic version be emailed to your recipient.


Gift cards are valid for five (5) years from the date of purchase and may be used online or in person at any Shepler’s ticket office.  Shepler’s gift cards may be used for tickets, ticket packages, cruises, or parking.  When redeeming online,  both barcode number and PIN will be needed for purchasing.  Shop gift cards below!


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3-Ticket Online Special


Take advantage of our online [only] 3-ticket special and save on two unique combinations.


3 adult tickets:  $67.00
2 adults + 1 child (age 5-12): $54.00


This online special includes three tickets and is designed to be used for one party traveling together.  Tickets must be used for the same departure(s) on the same date(s) as a group.   Special available online only and not sold at either Shepler’s ticket office.


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Mack and Back Unlimited Tickets


Our Mack and Back tickets offer unlimited departures in one, two, or three day options.  Mack and Back tickets are only available in person at our Mackinaw City or St. Ignace ticket offices and not sold online.


1-day adult:   $32.00
1-day child (ages 5-12):   $19.00
2-day adult:   $42.50
2-day child (ages 5-12):   $24.50
3-day adult:   $49.00
3-day child (ages 5-12:   $28.00

Available in the ticket office only.


2-Trip Tickets


Enjoy two (2) round trips to Mackinac Island for one guest within any four-day time period.  Four day window begins when barcode is first scanned at our dock.  Our 2-trip tickets are available in person only at our Mackinaw City and St. Ignace ticket offices and are not available online.  2-trip tickets are valid for one guest only.


Adult:   $42.50
Child (ages 5-12):   $24.50

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Ferry and Carriage Tour Package


Our special ferry ticket and carriage tour package includes one round-trip ferry ticket and one ticket for Mackinac Island Carriage Tours.  Save on this unique combination and enjoy transportation to Mackinac Island in addition to a horse drawn tour of the island’s greatest attractions.


Carriage tours last approximately 1 hour and 45 minutes.  Upon arrival at Mackinac Island, guests with our ferry and carriage tour packages should proceed to one of Mackinac Island Carriage Tours’ ticket windows to confirm a tour time.  All guests in your party must select the same carriage tour time and be present together for admission at any island add-ons.  Mackinac Island Carriage Tours operates mid May through mid October weather permitting.  Confirm operating hours and carriage tour policies at prior to purchasing tickets.  Promo codes do not apply to packages or add-ons.


Adult Package:   $51.50

Child (ages 5-12) Package:   $24.50


Package Add-Ons

Make your visit to Mackinac Island even more inclusive with these island attraction add-ons.  Please note all add-ons must accompany the purchase of ferry tickets.  Add-ons are not sold individually.


Grand Hotel Admission
Include admission to Grand Hotel as part of your island experience (blackout dates listed below).  Grand Hotel closes for the 2019 season on Saturday October 26.


Admission Blackout Dates:


Adult Admission:   $10.00

Child Admission (ages 5-9):   $5.00


Grand Hotel Admission and Lunch
Include admission to and lunch at Grand Hotel as part of your island experience.  Lunch in Grand Hotel’s main dining room is served 12-2pm daily (blackout dates listed below).  Grand Hotel closes for the 2019 season on Saturday October 26.


Lunch Blackout Dates:
September 21
October 16-18
October 26


Adult Lunch:   $53.00

Youth Lunch (ages 10-17):   $31.80

Child Lunch (ages 5-9):   $26.50


Fort Mackinac Admission
Experience Mackinac Island’s rich history as a military stronghold during two critical American wars.  Take a step back in time with cannon blasts, rifle demonstrations, period tours, reenactments, and more.  Fort Mackinac served as a home for soldiers and their families and eventually the headquarters for for Mackinac State Historic Parks.  Fort Mackinac closes for the season on October 27.


Adult Admission:   $13.00

Child Admission (ages 5-12):   $7.50


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