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Daufuskie Island Ferry ID Cards

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.


Daufuskie Island residents and home owners qualify to ride the Official Daufuskie Island Public Ferry at a discounted rate by obtaining a Palmetto Breeze ID card. In order to obtain an ID card, residents will need to have prior approval from Beaufort County

and must complete an application by visiting this site:

Once you have completed this application, you will be contacted by Palmetto Breeze Transit to schedule an appointment to receive your ID.

Click Here for a table describing the current Daufuskie Island Ferry discounted ticket costs.


For replacement cards (a $25 fee may apply) or changes to an existing application, please call Palmetto Breeze Transit at 843-757-5782, Option #3, or email

To deposit money on your account, to link cards in an account, or to resolve any discrepancies with your balance, please call Lowcountry Ferry at (843) 422-1597 or email

For Ferry information including schedules, shuttles and parking options, please visit . 

To make a reservation to ride the Ferry, please click here to visit the Ferry Reservations website

Palmetto Breeze

25 Benton Field Road

Bluffton, SC 29910

843-757-5782 – office

843-757-5783 – fax

Office Hours for ID cards: 

Tuesday – Friday  9:00 AM – 5:00 PM

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