Getting To Mackinac Island
Most people get to Mackinac Island by first driving to Mackinaw City or St. Ignace and then taking a ferry. Others arrive by either plane or private boat.
Shepler's Ferry and Star Line Ferry depart daily from both Mackinaw City and St. Ignace from May through October.
To get to Mackinac Island by road, you must first travel to Mackinac City or St. Ignace in the Lower Peninsula. From there: take a ferry to reach the Island.