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Airport Kingscote Airport
Ferry Penneshaw 60 km
Train station None
Car Car essential

Activities near Kingscote

Sports Fishing
Great for Walking holidays, Rural or countryside holidays, Beach or lakeside relaxation

How to get there

Getting To Kangaroo Island

Getting to Kangaroo Island has never been easier, with multiple daily ferry departures from Cape Jervis on the Fleurieu Peninsula and air departures from Adelaide Airport.
By Ferry
Kangaroo Island SeaLink

SeaLink operates Sealion 2000 and Spirit of Kangaroo Island, two large, luxurious vehicle and passenger ferries, between Cape Jervis and Penneshaw. There are four departures daily, with additional services during peak times. Bookings are necessary. Travelling time is a comfortable 45 minutes. Mainland coach connections are available to/from Adelaide and Goolwa to Cape Jervis. Island connections are available to/from Penneshaw to American River and Kingscote.
More information: 13 13 01 or

To Book, please contact the Visitor Information Centre at Penneshaw, KI on 1800 811 080.

By Air

Regional Express (REX) operate the 30-minute flight from Adelaide to Kingscote Airport (KGC). The airport is located 13km from the Island's capital, Kingscote. Shuttle transport to Kingscote is available. Details below.
Regional Express (REX)

Operates from the Main Terminal at Adelaide Airport.
Reservations: 13 17 13 or

Plan Before Your Arrival

To avoid disappointment, accommodation, tour and transport bookings are strongly recommended.