The new Kangaroo Island ferry runs daily between Penneshaw and Cape Jervis with one trip between American River (via Penneshaw) to Cape Jervis in the morning and evening. Trip duration is approximately 30 minutes between Penneshaw and Cape Jervis and 45 minutes between American River and Cape Jervis, making the KIC ferry the fastest option to travel to Kangaroo Island. See the Kangaroo Island ferry timetable below. Please use the ferry search tool to confirm the Kangaroo Island ferry times for your chosen dates of travel.
Kangaroo Island Ferry Timetable
|TO KANGAROO ISLAND||FROM KANGAROO ISLAND|
|Depart Cape Jervis||Depart Penneshaw||Depart American River|
|9:10 AM (daily)||8:25 AM (daily)|
|7:50 AM (on cruise ship days)|
|12:35 PM (on demand)||11:45 AM (on demand)|
|3:50 PM (on demand)||3:00 PM (on demand)|
|6:20 PM (Mon, Tues, Thurs, Fri and Sun)||5:35 PM (Mon, Tues, Thurs, Fri and Sun)||6:05 PM (on cruise ship days)|
Please be ready to board 15 minutes before the departure time at the ferry pier or 30 minutes before the departure time at the kic Service Centres. On Cruise Ship Days the ferry only runs between American River and Cape Jervis. See cruise ship days KI Cruise Schedule 2018-19.
Kangaroo Island Bus Timetable
Getting from Adelaide to Kangaroo Island is easy on our daily Kangaroo Island bus to Cape Jervis, connecting you to the KI ferry from Adelaide Central Bus Station and visa versa. The bus is aligned to the morning and evening ferry timetable. Stops available at the Flinders Medical Centre.
|FROM ADELAIDE (to Cape Jervis Ferry)||TO ADELAIDE (from Cape Jervis Ferry)|
|6:45 AM||9:00 AM||9:05 AM||11:00 AM|
|4:00 PM||6:10 PM||6:15 PM||8:30 PM|
Long Term Parking Shuttle Timetable
A shuttle bus runs between the Cape Jervis long term car parking and the Cape Jervis ferry pier and is aligned with the Kangaroo Island ferry timetable. Bookings in advance are essential. Call +61 8 8598 0288 to book.