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SeaLink: Return - SeaLink Coach & Ferry Passenger Transfer



Duration:  2hrs 45minutes each way

Operates:  Daily (excluding Christmas Day)


  • Return coach transfer from Adelaide to Cape Jervis 
  • 45 minute ferry crossing from Cape Jervis to Penneshaw, and return


Please Note:

Sealion 200 ferry has capacity for 353 passengers, 55 cars or 42 cars and 4 coaches.

Spirit of KI Ferry has capacity for 244* passengers, 53 cars or 8 semi-trailers and 18 cars.  Essential freight services are also carried, including fuel tankers and large freight vehicles.  * Passenger capacity is limited when carrying fuel



Board the SeaLink Coach and travel through the picturesque Fleurieu Peninsula down to Cape Jervis.  It is a comfortable 2 hour drive from Adelaide, South Australia.  The schedule allows you to arrive 30 minutes before the scheduled departure time of the SeaLink Ferry. 

It takes just 45 minutes to cross the Backstair's Passage between Cape Jervis and Penneshaw on Kangaroo Island.  SeaLink's two large, modern and air-conditioned car and passenger ferries have aircraft style seating, a licenced cafe serving great espresso coffee, fresh snacks and delicious pastries, outdoor viewing decks, wheelchair access and disabled toilets.

Please note the return trip is in reverse.

Pickups / Departures

Operates:  Daily (excluding Christmas Day)

Departs:  Adelaide Central Bus Station:  06:45am or 03:45pm                                                                                                                                                                     Cape Jervis Ferry Terminal:  09:30am or 08.30pm

The SeaLink Ferry departs from the end of Main South Road, Cape Jervis or Penneshaw Wharf - North Terrace. (Times vary subject to seasonal change)


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