Island Overview

Daufuskie Island is a residential sea island located between Savannah, Georgia and Hilton Head Island, South Carolina. It has a full-time population of around 430 people, and is home to a resort, a private residential community, and largely undeveloped residential property.


Ferry Boat transportation is available to Daufuskie Island.  Palmetto Breeze oversees issuing of identification cards and ticketing for the public ferry.  For more information about obtaining an ID card and/or tickets, please contact the dispatcher at 843-757-5782 or for an appointment. You must be approved by the County before we can issue an ID.

Read the Daufuskie Island Ferry Handbook.

Daufuskie Island Ticket Outlets – February 1, 2018

Please use this link to add funds for Ferry Transportation to your Electronic Account.





Palmetto Breeze

25 Benton Field Road

Bluffton, SC 29910

843-757-5782 – office

843-757-5783 – fax

Ticket Sales:  Monday – Friday  8:00 AM – 5:00 PM