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Lake Express

1918 Lakeshore Dr, Muskegon, MI 49441-1643
+1 866-914-1010
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Very efficient way to get across Lake Michigan

First of all, I get motion sickness very easily; but I wanted to try this instead of driving... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Michael C
Grand Rapids, Michigan
Quick way of crossing the lake.

The Lake Express is a quick and comfy way of crossing Lake Michigan but when bringing a car it gets... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
North Muskegon, Michigan
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Lake Michigan car-passenger ferry that runs between Muskegon and Milwaukee. America's first high speed auto passenger ferry, continuing a tradition of Lake Michigan carferry service between Wisconsin and Michigan ports.
  • Excellent55%
  • Very good36%
  • Average7%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible2%
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1918 Lakeshore Dr, Muskegon, MI 49441-1643
+1 866-914-1010
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Reviewed 3 days ago

First of all, I get motion sickness very easily; but I wanted to try this instead of driving through Chicago on a Friday afternoon. The security and boarding procedure was very straight forward. ( I did take a car) and Lake Michigan was pretty calm....More

Thank Michael C
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The Lake Express is a quick and comfy way of crossing Lake Michigan but when bringing a car it gets quite pricey.

Thank LizZ189
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Cross Lake ferry from Muskegon to Milualkee. About 2 hrs. Take your car or bike. Work or pleasure, it's the way to go!

Thank 123Daniel123
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Our family, mostly from southeast Michigan, had a wedding to attend in Milwaukee this past weekend. An eight hour drive including stop and go through Chicago congestion was what most faced. But my husband and I drove two hours to Muskegon, parked the car at...More

1  Thank BrevortBrighton
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Last minute change of plans due to weather, decided to return to Wisconsin via ferry rather than UP. Was difficult to get last minute booking so plan early. Kids liked the deck experience, but nice to have the cabin. Take food and water for the...More

Thank Carolyn D
Reviewed 11 June 2017 via mobile

Wanted to get from point A to point B without going through Chicago. What a fun way to go. Loading both of our bikes went very smooth. The water was very rough today, 3-5' waves but the ship handled it just fine and the crew...More

Thank FLSTC08
Reviewed 6 June 2017 via mobile

The thought of avoiding the Chicago loop on our way from Minneapolis to Muskegon was too much to pass up. Being a MN native transplanted to AZ I miss the water. The pricing for four with a car is quite expensive but we were relieved...More

Thank Kurt M
Reviewed 4 June 2017

Decided to let someone else do the driving for a while. Nice way to travel and see the beach from different view. Would recommend doing it at least once.

Thank DutchLace
Reviewed 18 May 2017

one of the most beautiful beaches ever sandy beach as far as the eye can see we watched wind surfers which is large kite pulling person on a ski like set up they can fly across the water then go way up in the air...More

Thank garychewning
Reviewed 17 May 2017 via mobile

Staff could not have been nicer or more helpful . On time and a very smooth crossing. Look forward to our next trip.

Thank Mike K
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Anjelica S
17 July 2017|
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Response from judy3338 | Reviewed this property |
Yes, they do.
Louise L
26 March 2017|
Response from judy3338 | Reviewed this property |
Oh, I'm sorry but I don't know. Give Lake Express a call: 1-866-914-1010. They will have to answer that. Good luck!
3 August 2016|
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Response from LauraRuth71 | Reviewed this property |
They recommend being there one hour before the departure.