Schedule & Fares

2018 Fares

 One WayRound Trip
Adult (1:30 AM & 8:45 PM Departures)$59.00$111.00
Adult (9:00 AM & 2:00 PM Departures)$̶6̶9̶.̶0̶0̶ $59.00$̶1̶2̶9̶.̶0̶0̶ $111.00
Senior (65+) (1:30 AM & 8:45 PM Departures)$59.00$111.00
Senior (65+) (9:00 AM & 2:00 PM Departures)$̶6̶5̶.̶0̶0̶ $59.00$̶1̶2̶1̶.̶0̶0̶ $111.00
Child (5-15) (1:30 AM & 8:45 PM Departures)$24.00$39.00
Child (5-15) (9:00 AM & 2:00 PM Departures)$̶2̶7̶.̶0̶0̶ $24.00$̶4̶4̶.̶0̶0̶ $39.00
Child Under 5FREEFREE

Above prices do not include a vehicle (additional fare for vehicle).

Fares listed do not include $6.00 security fee, each way.

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

Undecided about your return date? We will gladly give you the round trip discount on your passenger fare anytime during the 2018 season.

 One WayRound Trip
Autos, Vans, SUVs, Pickups (1:30 AM & 9:00 PM Departures)$59.00$118.00
Autos, Vans, SUVs, Pickups (9:00 AM & 2:00 PM Departures)$̶6̶9̶.̶0̶0̶ $59.00$̶1̶3̶0̶.̶0̶0̶ $118.00
Vehicle Extensions (bike rack, cargo carrier, etc.)$9.00$18.00
Trailers Up To 8'6 Wide$5.95/ft.$11.90/ft

Above prices do not include passenger fare (additional fare for passengers).

Fares listed do not include $6.00 security fee, each way.

Undecided about your return date? We will gladly give you the round trip discount anytime during the 2018 sailing season.

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

Above prices do not include passenger fare (additional fare for passengers).

Fares listed do not include $6.00 security fee, each way.

Undecided about your return date? We will gladly give you the round trip discount anytime during the 2018 sailing season.

 One WayRound Trip
Motorcycles$39.00$78.00
Motorcycles With Sidecar or Trailer/Trike$59.00$118.00
Bicycles$6.00$12.00

Above prices do not include passenger fare (additional fare for passengers).

Fares listed do not include $6.00 security fee, each way.

Please bring two tie-downs per motorcycle.

Undecided about your return date? We will gladly give you the round trip discount anytime during the 2018 sailing season.

2018 Spring & Fall Schedule

Spring & Fall: May 11 - June 14 | September 04 - October 14

Depart
Ludington
Arrive
Manitowoc
9:00 AM (ET) 12:00 PM (CT)
Depart
Manitowoc
Arrive
Ludington
2:00 PM (CT) * 7:00 PM (ET)

Summer: June 15 - September 03

Depart
Ludington
Arrive
Manitowoc
9:00 AM (ET)12:00 PM (CT)
8:45 PM (ET) **11:45 PM (CT)
Depart
Manitowoc
Arrive
Ludington
2:00 PM (CT)7:00 PM (ET)
1:30 AM (CT) ***6:30 AM (ET)

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


2018 Shoreline Cruises:
June 2 - (Manitowoc) S.S. Badger Vintage 65th Anniversary Cruise
June 3 - (Ludington) S.S. Badger Vintage 65th Anniversary Cruise
July 4 - (Ludington) 4th Of July Cruise
July 25 - (Ludington) Pirates Of The Caribbean Cruise
August 15 - (Ludington) Bon-Voyage To Summer Cruise
September 1 - (Manitowoc) Labor Day Weekend "Go Packers - Go Badgers" Cruise

Click here for additional details about our Shoreline Cruises.

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

    * leaves @ 5pm on 6/2, 9/1
  ** no 8:45pm on 7/4, 7/25, 8/15, 9/1
*** no 1:30am on 7/5, 7/26, 8/16, 9/2

 

Additional & Booking Information

SS Badger Fares And Schedule For All Vehicle & Passengers

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.

Round Trip Mini-Cruises
Travel round trip without a vehicle returning within 48 hours and pay just $89 per adult. Children, ages 5-15 are just $29 each. Children under 5 are free. This offer cannot be combined with any other discount or promotion.

Group Discounts
Special rates for all groups of 10 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.

Carryon Coolers/Food/Beverages
Water bottles and non-alcoholic beverages may be brought on board. Outside food and coolers of any size are not permitted. Coolers must be left on the luggage cart or in a vehicle.