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Ferries to Kangaroo Island

Ferries to Kangaroo Island

There is currently only one service that runs to Kangaroo Island, the service from Cape Jervis in Australia, to Penneshaw on Kangaroo Island. This service is operated by 2 ferry companies, Sealink, and Kangaroo Island Connect, and together they provide up to 31 sailings a week. As one of the most popular destination spots in Australia, getting the ferry to Kangaroo Island has never been quicker or easier with Direct Ferries, where we can help you to find the best route for your journey.

Kangaroo Island Ferry Timetable

As there are over 31 sailings a week to Kangaroo Island, there is no one specific timetable that can be given, especially as sail times can vary due to times of year, changes to the number of ferries that are sailing, and the 2 different operators that run this route. However, Direct Ferries will always give you the most up to date information regarding sail times and what ferries are available when you want to sail, so book now to find the best ferry for you.

How long does the Ferry to Kangaroo Island take?

Although there is only one route to Kangaroo Island, sail times can still greatly vary, due to factors such as weather conditions, and what ferry company you are sailing with . On average, sail times can range between half an hour to 45 minutes, and we will always try to give you the most up to date information before you sail, but be sure to check when you board to see what your estimated sail time will be.

Kangaroo Island Ferry prices

There is no one specific price for the Kangaroo Island ferry, as fares can greatly vary due to times of year, as well as how you are travelling, such as by foot, or with your car. We therefore recommend checking out our helpful fare finder tool, which will find you the best price for the best route for you, and be sure to sign up to our email newsletter to be the first to hear about our latest deals and offers.

Can I take my car on the Ferry to Kangaroo Island?

You can currently take your car on the ferry services provided by Sealink, but Kangaroo Island Connect does not carry cars on its ferries. When booking your ferry, be sure to check that you can bring your car with you before finalising your booking.

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  • Sealink Kangaroo Island
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Kangaroo Island reviews

  • "Great trip"

    All was on time and had an enjoyable journey. Many thanks.

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    Punctual on time and disciplined boarding and deboarding.. Friendly staff and appropriate announcements.

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  • "Smooth and efficient"

    Very straightforward trip. Staff were all very friendly and helpful.

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  • "No complaints "

    We were Lucky and had no rough water, so we didn't get seasick. We enjoyed the trip with the ferry. Silvia from Switzerland

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