Sealink Kangaroo Island
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Open tickets are valid for up to 12 months from booking date (see ticket conditions).

Open Ticket?

Open tickets are valid for up to 12 months from booking date (see ticket conditions).

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Sealink Kangaroo Island

Sealink connects Southern Australia and Kangaroo Island with their vehicle and passenger ferry service operating daily (apart from Christmas Day) between Cape Jervis, south of Adelaide and Penneshaw on the east side of Kangaroo Island.

With up to twelve crossings a day each way and two modern ferries, Sealion 2000 and Spirit of Kangaroo Island, Sealink take you across Backstairs Passage in just forty five minutes. Onboard you grab a hot drink or a snack from the fully licensed café, take in the beautiful sea views, or make use of the free wifi.

As a destination, Kangaroo Island features as an Australian ‘must see’ and is the country’s third-largest island. Take the ferry and explore at your own pace in the comfort and convenience of your own vehicle or alternatively the Sealink guides can inform you about one of the many tours they host.

The company itself was established in 1989 when it purchased the ferry operations of Philanderer Ferries that had been connecting the Australian mainland and Kangaroo Island since the seventies. With new purpose built state of the art ferries, Sealink transformed the crossing into a faster, more comfortable and more reliable journey.

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Sealink Kangaroo Island Customer Reviews

  • "Great service to Kangaroo Island"

    Great service, on time and very pleasant staff. Lots of info on Kangaroo Island.

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  • "Easy trip to wonderful island"

    It was very easy to find a suitable ferry and book the tickets on internet. It’s a little bit expensive but worth every dollar. The staff was very helpful and made it easy to drive onboard. Everything works perfect onboard and the little café have a lot of good stuff to eat and drink.

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  • "Top ferry"

    Top, including the dolphins next to the ship

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  • "Great trip"

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

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