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Miller Boat Line

5174 E Water St, Port Clinton, OH 43452-9783
+1 800-500-2421
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Awesome and cheap

Got on right away on a Friday evening and was extremely cheap for my boyfriend and I to go round... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Carly B
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Affordable Pleasure!

When we got there the line for tickets was long. They have a booth by ticket stand for online... read more

Reviewed yesterday
graceefficient
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Celina, Ohio
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Ferries to the Lake Erie Islands of Put-in-Bay & Middle Bass Island, Ohio.
  • Excellent70%
  • Very good24%
  • Average3%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“jet express” (27 reviews)
“golf cart” (30 reviews)
“ferry ride” (15 reviews)
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5174 E Water St, Port Clinton, OH 43452-9783
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+1 800-500-2421
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Got on right away on a Friday evening and was extremely cheap for my boyfriend and I to go round trip. Will do again.

Thank Carly B
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

When we got there the line for tickets was long. They have a booth by ticket stand for online ticket sales. We saved ourselves about 1/2 hour waiting time by bypassing the wait line an booked online tickets while we were standing there. The ride...More

Thank graceefficient
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Easy online ticket purchase. Great customer service. Wonderful experience to and from put-in-bay. Great less expensive option. Thoroughly enjoyed it!

Thank robinrespiratory
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Caitlin M, Manager at Miller Boat Line, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Thanks for the great review! We love our new online ticketing option. Visit again soon!

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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Quick on, quick off and a pleasant ride. Ferry leaves every 30 minutes until 9pm. Crew was friendly and helpful.

Thank Lance P
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Caitlin M, Manager at Miller Boat Line, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Hope to see you on your next visit!

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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Very nice experience. I purchased my tickets online and it made not having to purchase at the gate a little easier. I wish they could allow online purchases to not have to get a physical ticket and bypass the ticket booth altogether. Instead, have someone...More

Thank Debbie N
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Caitlin M, Manager at Miller Boat Line, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Hi Debbie, during peak times we have a redemption station where you can bypass the line for the ticket booth. We are happy to hear you enjoyed your time, hope to see you again soon!

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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

My aged mother and two sisters and I recently traveled to Put-in-Bay aboard Miller's Ferry. It was a wonderful experience. The personal concern that the Miller crew had for my Mother was outstanding. They took her by golf cart on land, so that her walk...More

Thank Dana K
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Caitlin M, Manager at Miller Boat Line, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

We are happy to hear about your great experience, and always happy to help!

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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Our family had planned on taking the ferry over to put in bay. We will definitely not do this again. There were no signs anywhere that said dogs can’t up on the top dock. But when we started to load the ferry we were informed...More

1  Thank Jessica B
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Caitlin M, Manager at Miller Boat Line, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Hi Jessica, we apologize for the confusion. We love having dogs aboard the ferry, but ask they remain on a least and on the lower deck. Cars are asked to turn their engines off when aboard the ferry, we are sincerely sorry this was not...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

A very smooth and relaxing ride. Nice, clean ferry with very helpful and friendly staff. Reasonably priced as well.

Thank Thomasoh
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Caitlin M, Manager at Miller Boat Line, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Thanks for riding aboard Miller Ferry!

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Great, smooth trip to Put-In-Bay! We'll priced and frequent, cannot fault! Very efficient and friendly, and felt very safe.

Thank WineOcl0ck
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Caitlin M, Manager at Miller Boat Line, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thanks for choosing Miller Ferry! See you on your next trip!

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Reviewed 1 week ago

We travelled with handicapped people the crew was very helpful and the shorter trip time was easier on our people

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Caitlin M, Manager at Miller Boat Line, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thanks for riding aboard Miller Ferry!

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John L
1 March 2017|
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Response from Caitlin M |
Hi John, you can absolutely bring your car! On the Miller it is $32 round trip (plus passengers) to bring your vehicle. Make sure to check with wherever you are staying about any parking policies. If you wanted to leave your... More
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Julie71876
5 September 2016|
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Response from Dave S | Reviewed this property |
I would have to agree with Tom R. You should be able to do a Google search for Lake Erie Shores and Islands and I believe they're also on Facebook. In fact I think they're one of my Liked Pages. Try that first as they're... More
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Madeline J
4 June 2015|
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Response from Katrina R | Property representative |
Adults are $7.00 one way, children 6-11 years are $1.50 and children 5 and under are free. There is not a shuttle, but many local taxi companies. For more info, visit the Miller Ferry website.
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