Put-in-Bay is best seen on a Golf Cart Rental and they are driven on the island just as cars are on the mainland. Golf Carts come in several configurations that seat 2,4,6 & 8 people. The golf carts at Put-in-Bay all have headlights, tail lights, seat belts, and tops and the most popular rentals are gas powered as electric carts start slow and get slower the more you drive them. Golf Carts are licensed motor vehicles and therefore you must be a licensed driver to operate the vehicle.
Just across the park from the landing point of the Jet Express Put-in-Bay Golf Carts offers the newest fleet of rental carts as well as the longest operating hours for daily rentals, the lowest rates and is the island only full-service overnight golf cart rental. Delaware Rentals is located that the Edgewater Hotel on the main strip just a short walk across the street and park from the Jet Express Ferry.
A short supply of golf carts on the island and thousands of tourists arriving on any given day suggests making a reservation for your Put-in-Bay Golf Cart Rentals before you depart for the island.
Golf Carts regularly sell out and while the downtown area is easily walkable without one, the majority of the attractions and things to see are located far enough away the convenience of a golf cart is a must. Depending on how you pay for your rental (cash vs credit) you will need a valid drivers license and a major credit card to rent. If you are paying cash all that is required is a valid drivers license. You must be 18-years of age or older to rent a cart.
All traffic laws that apply to an automobile also apply to a rental cart including the open container and seat belt laws. Download our Island Guide which includes a helpful map to get around Put-in-Bay.