2014 Schedule

Spring & Fall: May 16 - June 5 | September 3 - October 26

Depart LudingtonArrive ManitowocDepart ManitowocArrive Ludington
8:30 AM (ET)11:30 AM (CT)2:00 PM (CT)7:00 PM (ET)

Summer: June 6 - September 2

Depart LudingtonArrive ManitowocDepart ManitowocArrive Ludington
8:30 AM (ET)11:30 AM (CT)2:00 PM (CT)7:00 PM (ET)
8:30 PM (ET)11:30 PM (CT)1:15 AM (CT)6:15 AM (ET)

Crossing time: 4 Hours
Ludington is Eastern Time (ET) | Manitowoc is Central Time (CT)


2014 Shoreline Cruises:

May 31 - Manitowoc Shoreline Cruise
June 7 - Ludington Shoreline Cruise
July 4 - Fourth of July Shoreline Cruise (Ludington)

Click here for additional information about our Shoreline Cruises.

Call 800-841-4243 for information or to make reservation.
 

2014 Fares (Special Pricing Available For A Limited Time)

 One WayRound Trip
Adult$̶6̶5̶.̶0̶0̶ $60.00$̶1̶2̶1̶.̶0̶0̶ $111.00
Senior (65+)$̶6̶2̶.̶0̶0̶ $60.00$109.00
Child (5-15)$24.00$39.00
Child Under 5FREEFREE

Fares listed do not include $4.50 security fee, each way.

Security fees do not apply to any children's fares.

Above prices are passenger only.

Undecided about your return date? Save your one-way receipt and we will gladly give you the round trip discount anytime during the 2014 sailing season.

 One WayRound Trip
Autos, Vans, SUVs, Pickups$̶6̶9̶.̶0̶0̶ $60.00$̶1̶3̶8̶.̶0̶0̶ $120.00
Vehicle Extensions$4.95/ft.$9.90/ft
Trailers Up to 7' wide and 10' long$49.50$99.00
Trailers Over 10' long$4.95/ft.$9.90/ft
Trailers 7'-8'6" wide and 10' long$59.50$119.00
Trailers 7'-8'6" wide and over 10' long$5.95/ft.$11.90/ft.

Fares listed do not include $4.50 security fee, each way.

Above prices do not include passenger fare.

Undecided about your return date? Save your one-way receipt and we will gladly give you the round trip discount anytime during the 2014 sailing season.

 One WayRound Trip
RVs, Motorhomes (per foot)$5.95/ft.$11.90/ft.
Pickup Campers$86.00$172.00

Fares listed do not include $4.50 security fee, each way.

Above prices do not include passenger fare.

Undecided about your return date? Save your one-way receipt and we will gladly give you the round trip discount anytime during the 2014 sailing season.

 One WayRound Trip
Motorcycles$38.00$76.00
Motorcycles With Sidecar or Trailer$54.00$108.00
Bicycles$6.00$12.00

Fares listed do not include $4.50 security fee, each way.

Above prices do not include passenger fare.

Please bring two tie-downs per motorcycle.

Undecided about your return date? Save your one-way receipt and we will gladly give you the round trip discount anytime during the 2014 sailing season.

Additional & Booking Information

Free Parking At Both Locations!

Staterooms $49 Each Way!
Staterooms are available and are a great place to catch a nap or have quiet time for young children. Ask for details while making your reservation.

No Hassles, No Change Fees!
You may make changes to your general reservation at any time without penalty. You may change the date, time, number of passengers and/or vehicles on your existing reservation (based on availability) without change fees. If you need to cancel entirely, please call 7 days in advance. If less than 7 days, you only forfeit a $25 deposit.

10% Discount
Applies to passenger and vehicle fares traveling one way or round trip using the 1:15 AM (CT) "red-eye" departure from Manitowoc. (Cannot be combined with any other discount program.)

No Carry-On Coolers
You are permitted to bring your own food and non-alcoholic beverages onboard, but coolers are not permitted. (Coolers may be left on the car deck, in a vehicle, or on the luggage cart.)

Round Trip Mini-Cruises
Travel round trip without a vehicle returning within 48 hours, $89 for adults and kids under age 15 go free with paying adults! (Maximum of 2 free children per paying adult, excess children will be charged $39 round-trip. Free children must travel on the same dates and times as the paying adult, and this offer cannot be combined with any  other discount or promotion.)

Group Discounts
Special rates for all groups of 15 or more; Call 800-841-4243 for additional information or click here to see our Group Travel page.

Frequent Sailor Discounts
Save up to 20%! Call for details: 800-841-4243

Gift Cards
S.S. Badger Gift Cards can be purchased in any dollar amount, and can be used for fares or onboard concessions. (Sorry, cannot be used in the gift shop onboard.) Call 800-841-4243 for details or to purchase.