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.

MV Mary Ann Market

M/V Mary Ann Market

  • Passenger / Vehicle drive on – drive off ferry.
  • Capable of carrying up to 600 passengers.
  • Length 140 feet, breadth 38’6″ feet, depth 10’8″ feet.
  • Construction in 2019 by Fraser Shipyards, Superior, Wisconsin

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