There are 3 ways to get from Perth to Kangaroo Island by plane, bus, car ferry, train or taxi

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Fly to Kingscote  •  6 h 25 min

  1. Fly from Perth (PER) to Kingscote (KGC) PER - KGC

$533 - $690

Cheapest option

Fly to Adelaide, bus, car ferry  •  11 h 11 min

  1. Fly from Perth (PER) to Adelaide (ADL) PER - ADL
  2. Take the bus from Adelaide Central Bus Station to Cape Jervis
  3. Take the car ferry from Cape Jervis to Kangaroo Island

$271 - $684

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Train, bus, car ferry, taxi  •  44 h 41 min

  1. Take the train from Perth to Adelaide Parklands
  2. Take the bus from Adelaide Central Bus Station to Cape Jervis
  3. Take the car ferry from Cape Jervis to Kangaroo Island
  4. Take a taxi from Kangaroo Island to Wisanger

$592 - $1,390

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Perth to Kangaroo Island is to fly and bus and car ferry which costs $370 - $950 and takes 11 h 11 min.

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The quickest way to get from Perth to Kangaroo Island is to fly which costs $700 - $950 and takes 6 h 25 min.

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The distance between Perth and Kangaroo Island is 2016 km.

The best way to get from Perth to Kangaroo Island without a car is to train and bus and car ferry and taxi which takes 44 h 41 min and costs $800 - $2,000.

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It takes approximately 6 h 25 min to get from Perth to Kangaroo Island, including transfers.

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There is no direct flight from Perth Airport to Kingscote Airport. The quickest flight takes 10 h 15 min and has one stopover.

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Tigerair Australia, Jetstar, Virgin Australia and two other airlines offer flights from Perth Airport to Kingscote Airport.

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There are 16+ hotels available in Kangaroo Island. Prices start at $100 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Perth to Perth Airport is to line 40 bus which takes 31 min and costs $5 - $7.

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Map of how to get from Perth to Kangaroo Island.
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  • Distance: 1260.3 miles
  • Duration: 6 h 25 min

What companies run services between Perth, WA, Australia and Kangaroo Island, SA, Australia?

Qantas, Regional Express and three other airlines fly from Perth to Bay of Shoals every 4 hours.

Airlines
Qantas
Website
qantas.com
Flights from Perth to Kingscote via Melbourne
Ave. Duration
5 h 55 min
When
Tuesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$600 - $1,500
Flights from Perth to Kingscote via Melbourne, Adelaide
Ave. Duration
7 h 55 min
When
Monday, Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$600 - $750
Flights from Perth to Adelaide
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $500
Flights from Perth to Adelaide via Melbourne
Ave. Duration
5 h 50 min
When
Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$150 - $500
Virgin Australia
Website
virginaustralia.com
Flights from Perth to Adelaide
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $430
Flights from Perth to Adelaide via Melbourne
Ave. Duration
5 h 45 min
When
Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$120 - $430
Regional Express
Website
rex.com.au
Flights from Perth to Kingscote via Adelaide
Ave. Duration
4 h 52 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$550 - $1,600
Flights from Perth to Kingscote via Melbourne, Adelaide
Ave. Duration
8 h 5 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$600 - $1,300
Flights from Perth to Kingscote via Sydney, Adelaide
Ave. Duration
8 h 40 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$850 - $1,900
Jetstar
Website
jetstar.com
Flights from Perth to Adelaide
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $390
Train operators
Great Southern Rail - Indian Pacific
Phone
1800 703 357
Email
sales.enquiries@gsr.com.au
Website
greatsouthernrail.com.au
Train from Perth to Adelaide Parklands
Ave. Duration
38 h 30 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$430 - $1,100
Schedules at
greatsouthernrail.com.au
Everyday Daynighter Seat
$435
Advanced Gold Single Cabin
$700 - $1,000
Low Gold Single Cabin
$750 - $1,100
Everyday Gold Single Cabin
$900 - $1,200
Bus operators
Sealink
Phone
+61 13 13 01
Email
bookings@sealink.com.au
Website
sealink.com.au
Bus from Adelaide Central Bus Station to Cape Jervis
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$19 - $210
Schedules at
sealink.com.au
Ferry operators
Sealink
Phone
+61 13 13 01
Email
bookings@sealink.com.au
Website
sealink.com.au
Car ferry from Cape Jervis to Kangaroo Island
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$35 - $36
Schedules at
sealink.com.au
Other operators
Taxi from Kangaroo Island to Wisanger
Ave. Duration
1 h 2 min
Estimated price
$100 - $130

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