There are 5 ways to get from Adelaide to Cowell by bus, car ferry, car or plane

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Bus, car ferry  •  6 h

  1. Take the bus from Adelaide Central Bus Station to Wallaroo Museum
  2. Take the car ferry from Wallaroo to Lucky Bay

$59 - $66

Cheapest option

Drive, car ferry  •  4 h 6 min

  1. Drive from Adelaide to Wallaroo
  2. Take the car ferry from Wallaroo to Lucky Bay

$42 - $49

3 alternative options

Bus  •  6 h 57 min

  1. Take the bus from Adelaide to Cowell

$55 - $85

Fly to Whyalla, bus  •  4 h 47 min

  1. Fly from Adelaide (ADL) to Whyalla (WYA) ADL - WYA
  2. Take the bus from Whyalla to Cowell

$209 - $390

Fly to Port Lincoln, bus  •  6 h 16 min

  1. Fly from Adelaide (ADL) to Port Lincoln (PLO) ADL - PLO
  2. Take the bus from Port Lincoln to Cowell

$148 - $322

What companies run services between Adelaide, SA, Australia and Cowell, SA, Australia?

Premier Stateliner operates a bus from Adelaide to Cowell once daily. Tickets cost $55 - $85 and the journey takes 6 h 57 min.

Airlines
Regional Express
Website
rex.com.au
Flights from Adelaide to Whyalla
Ave. Duration
50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $350
Flights from Adelaide to Port Lincoln
Ave. Duration
50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $390
Qantas
Website
qantas.com
Flights from Adelaide to Whyalla
Ave. Duration
50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $750
Flights from Adelaide to Port Lincoln
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $550
Bus operators
Yorke Peninsula Coach
Website
ypcoaches.com.au
Bus from Adelaide Central Bus Station to Wallaroo Museum
Ave. Duration
2 h 45 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$30 - $40
Schedules at
ypcoaches.snspreview14.com.au
Premier Stateliner
Website
premierstateliner.com.au
Bus from Adelaide to Cowell
Ave. Duration
6 h 57 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$55 - $85
Schedules at
premierstateliner.com.au
Bus from Whyalla to Cowell
Ave. Duration
1 h 29 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$17 - $26
Schedules at
premierstateliner.com.au
Bus from Port Lincoln to Cowell
Ave. Duration
2 h 52 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$26 - $40
Schedules at
premierstateliner.com.au
Ferry operators
Sea SA
Phone
+61 (0)8 8823 0777
Website
seasa.com.au
Car ferry from Wallaroo to Lucky Bay
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$27
Schedules at
seasa.com.au
Book at
secure.customlinc.com.au

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Adelaide to Cowell?

The distance between Adelaide and Cowell is 207 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Adelaide to Cowell?

The cheapest way to get from Adelaide to Cowell is to drive and car ferry which costs $55 - $65 and takes 4 h 6 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Adelaide to Cowell?

The quickest way to get from Adelaide to Cowell is to drive and car ferry which takes 4 h 6 min and costs $55 - $65.

Is there a direct bus between Adelaide and Cowell?

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Adelaide and arriving at Cowell. Services depart once daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 6 h 57 min.

How long does it take to get from Adelaide to Cowell?

It takes approximately 6 h to get from Adelaide to Cowell, including transfers.