The Fleet

Meet the Miller Ferries to Put-in-Bay & Middle Bass Island

Islander

M/V Islander

  • Passenger / Vehicle drive on – drive off ferry.
  • Capable of carrying up to 450 passengers.
  • Length 90 feet, breadth 38 feet, depth 7 feet.
  • Built in 1983, Cleveland, Ohio
  • Propulsion: Twin Detroit Diesels
  • Horsepower: 700

south-bass

M/V South Bass

  • Passenger / Vehicle drive on – drive off ferry.
  • Capable of carrying up to 500 passengers.
  • Length 96 feet, breadth 38 feet, depth 7 feet.
  • Built in 1989, Cleveland, Ohio
  • Propulsion: Twin 3412 DITA Caterpillars
  • Horsepower: 1,240

wm-market

M/V William Market

  • Passenger / Vehicle drive on – drive off ferry.
  • Capable of carrying up to 500 passengers.
  • Length 96 feet, breadth 38 feet, depth 7 feet.
  • Built in 1993, Sturgeon Bay, Wisconsin
  • Propulsion: Twin 3412 DITA Caterpillars
  • Horsepower: 1,300

pib

M/V Put-in-Bay

  • Passenger / Vehicle drive on – drive off ferry.
  • Capable of carrying up to 500 passengers.
  • Original Length 96 feet, breadth 38 feet, depth 7 feet.
  • Built in Sturgeon Bay, Wisconsin
  • Propulsion: Twin 3412 DITA Caterpillars
  • Horsepower: 1,300

piblonger

M/V Put-in-Bay Extension

During the fall/winter of 2009 and 2010, the 96 foot long vessel Put-in-Bay was serviced at Great Lakes Shipyard, Cleveland, Ohio, where a 40 foot steel midsection was fabricated and added to the ferry. Her vehicle capacity grew from about 18 vehicles to approximately 26 vehicles. Current passenger capacity is 600.