Group Travel

    Get the Group Together!

    Discover exciting group travel adventures when you cruise on the 410' SS BADGER!  Enjoy a relaxing 4-hour trip between Ludington, Michigan, and Manitowoc, Wisconsin.  There is plenty to see and do aboard the huge ship—including games with our entertainer, free movies and satellite television, shopping in the gift shop, or just strolling or lounging on the spacious outside decks.  Meals are available in our Badger Galley.  

    Got a group? Get on the Badger! Contact us at or (888) 227-2628 to learn more!

    • Special Rates For Group Meals
    • Driver & Escort Comp
    • Itinerary Assistance
    • Host Greeting

    Travel with your motorcoach with ease! 

    The S.S. Badger is 410' long and 7 stories tall—she regularly carries large loads across the lake, including semis, oversized loads, buses, passenger vehicles, motorcycles and more! Our skilled crew will help load your motorcoach onboard and make traveling a breeze for you and your group. Save miles, time, and relax onboard the Badger!





    Group Pricing

    Group Tour Operator Fares
    Fees do not include $7.00 security fee each way for adults, seniors, children & vehicles.
    Exclusive rates for professional tour operators.

    2022 Group Tour Operator Fares* ONE WAY ROUND TRIP
    Adults $49 $81
    Students (ages 5–18) $22 $35
    *Based on minimum of 15 passengers in group; Vehicle fares and secuirty fee not included.
    2022 Group Motorcoach Fares*    
    Motorcoach One Way $250  
    *Fares are one-way and do not include passenger fares or security fee. Coach fare includes driver/escort passenger fare.

    General Passenger Group Fares
    Fees do not include $7.00 security fee each way for adults, seniors, children & vehicles.

    2022 Group
    Passenger Fares

    Summer Season

    Summer Season

    ONE WAY 
    Spring/Fall Season

    Spring/Fall Season

    Seniors (65+) $56 $102 $50 $90
    College ID'd
    Active Military $57 $103 $52 $93
    Children 5–15 $25 $46 $25 $46
    Children 4 & Under Free Free Free Free
    *Based on minimum of 10 paying passengers in group traveling on one ticket; Vehicle fares not included.  
    Autos, Vans & Pickup

    Summer Season

    Summer Season

    Spring/Fall Season 

    Spring/Fall Season 

    Autos, Vans & Pickups $70 $126 $70 $126
    Please call for group trailer and RV rates.      
    Motorcycles (Passenger fares not included) ONE WAY
    All season
    All Season
    Motorcycles $40 $80
    With sidecar or trailer/trike $64 $128
    Please bring two tie-downs per bike.    


    Organizations We Belong To

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    Contact Information

    Phone: (888) 227-2628

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