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2024 Pricing

Modern comfort on Lake Michigan’s High-Speed Ferry.

Browse our pricing packages below to find your ideal experience! Discount rates are available for groups of 15 or more. Corporate discounts are available for frequent travelers when purchasing a block of 15 or more round trips.

  For additional questions and trip planning view our FAQ’s.

CASUAL TRAVELER

Classic Cabin

Room to move. The Classic Cabin features wide aisles and spacious general seating for the whole family. Choose from a variety of seating configurations including first class airline-style seating and a large section of table seating, all in a climate controlled cabin with easy access to outdoor decks for unforgettable Lake Michigan views. The ship's galley offers popular hot and cold food selections and a variety of beverages. Rates do not include applicable fuel, port and security surcharges. Rates effective 1/23/2024 and subject to change.

Special Promotion: Kids Ride Free on all summer schedule trips. Pay only fuel surcharge and port and security fees when you book a child ticket for any trip on the Summer schedule (Thursday June 13, 2024 through Monday September 2, 2024). Pricing in our online reservation system reflect Kids Ride Free.

BUSINESS TRAVELER

Premier Cabin

The Premier Cabin of the Lake Express is well suited for the traveler who wishes to mix work and travel, or for the traveler who enjoys an extra level of service on board. Amenities include complimentary wi-fi internet, steward service, work-friendly table seating with electrical service for laptops and complimentary non-alcoholic beverages. The Premier Cabin seating is limited to riders 12 years of age and older.

Rates do not include applicable fuel, port and security surcharges.
Rates effective 1/23/2024 and subject to change.

EASY ON, EASY OFF VEHICLE DECK

With A Vehicle

Bring your vehicle for a quick getaway trip. Passengers on the Lake Express have the option of traveling with or without their vehicles. For those wishing to bring a vehicle, the auto deck offers the flexibility to accommodate vehicles and trailers up to 8′ 6″ in height, 8′ in width and 18′ in length.

Please note, vehicle prices do not include the driver or any additional passengers. Rates do not include fuel, port and security surcharges. Rates effective 1/23/2024 and subject to change.

THE OPEN ROAD

With A Motorcycle

Hit the open road in safety and comfort when you enjoy the Lake Michigan shortcut between the home of Harley-Davidson and the scenic roads of West Michigan. Leave Chicago out of your plans and get more out of your next ride.

Please note motorcycle prices do not include driver, additional passengers, fuel, port, and security surcharges. Rates are subject to change.* Reverse trikes and slingshots must reserve automobile spaces.

Frequent Travelers & Groups

Discount rates are available for groups of 15 or more. Corporate discounts are available for frequent travelers.

fuel surcharge

A fuel surcharge of $9.00 will be added to the base fare for each passenger and vehicle crossing ($9.00 per one-way ticket, $18.00 per roundtrip). Bicycles and infant tickets are exempt from fuel surcharges.

Port + Security Fee

A port and security fee of $9.00 will be added to the base fare for each passenger and vehicle crossing ($9.00 per one-way ticket, $18.00 per roundtrip). Bicycles and infant tickets are exempt from port and security fees.

Unaccompanied Minors

Minors traveling aboard the Lake Express must be accompanied by a parent or legal guardian. Exceptions may be made when certain conditions are met, and these passengers must have Lake Express authorized and notarized paperwork in order to travel. To learn more about this, please call 1-866-914-1010, or visit a terminal and speak to a Customer Service Representative.

Gift Cards

A trip on the Lake Express High Speed Ferry is a unique experience and a wonderful gift! Gift cards are available in any denomination and can be used towards tickets for travel any time. Suitable for any occasion, they come with a full-color greeting card–ready to give! To purchase a gift card, or for more information, call 1-866-914-1010 or visit one of our terminals.

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