There are 4 ways to get from Port Lincoln to Kangaroo Island by bus, car, car ferry 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, drive, car ferry via Zone A Seaford Interchange  •  16 h 10 min

  1. Take the bus from Port Lincoln to Adelaide
  2. Drive from Stop 146 Gulfview Rd - South side to Cape Jervis
  3. Take the car ferry from Cape Jervis to Kangaroo Island
  4. Drive from Kangaroo Island to Wisanger

$128 - $165

Cheapest option

Drive, car ferry  •  9 h 50 min

  1. Drive from Port Lincoln to Lucky Bay
  2. Take the car ferry from Lucky Bay to Wallaroo
  3. Drive from Wallaroo to Cape Jervis
  4. Take the car ferry from Cape Jervis to Kangaroo Island
  5. Drive from Kangaroo Island to Wisanger

$107 - $130

2 alternative options

Bus, drive, car ferry  •  16 h 10 min

  1. Take the bus from Port Lincoln to Adelaide
  2. Take the bus from Adelaide Central Bus Station to Encounter Bay Maude St Stop 4
  3. Drive from Encounter Bay Maude St Stop 4 to Cape Jervis
  4. Take the car ferry from Cape Jervis to Kangaroo Island
  5. Drive from Kangaroo Island to Wisanger

$138 - $178

Fly  •  3 h 17 min

  1. Fly from Port Lincoln (PLO) to Kingscote (KGC) PLO - KGC

$306 - $720

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Port Lincoln to Kangaroo Island is to drive and car ferry which costs $140 - $180 and takes 9 h 50 min.

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The quickest way to get from Port Lincoln to Kangaroo Island is to fly which takes 3 h 17 min and costs $410 - $1,000.

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The distance between Port Lincoln and Kangaroo Island is 177 km.

It takes approximately 16 h 10 min to get from Port Lincoln to Kangaroo Island, including transfers.

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What companies run services between Port Lincoln, SA, Australia and Kangaroo Island, SA, Australia?

Regional Express and Qantas fly from Port Lincoln to Bay of Shoals 5 times a day.

Airlines
Regional Express
Website
rex.com.au
Flights from Port Lincoln to Kingscote via Adelaide
Ave. Duration
3 h 13 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $750
Qantas
Website
qantas.com
Flights from Port Lincoln to Kingscote via Adelaide
Ave. Duration
3 h 42 min
When
Monday, Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$240 - $750
Bus operators
Premier Stateliner
Website
premierstateliner.com.au
Bus from Port Lincoln to Adelaide
Ave. Duration
9 h 50 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$75 - $110
Schedules at
premierstateliner.com.au
LinkSA
Phone
+61 (0)8 8339 7544
Email
info@linksa.com.au
Website
linksa.com.au
Bus from Adelaide Central Bus Station to Encounter Bay Maude St Stop 4
Ave. Duration
1 h 56 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$16 - $19
Schedules at
linksa.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
3 times a day
Estimated price
$36 - $37
Schedules at
sealink.com.au
Sea SA
Phone
+61 (0)8 8823 0777
Website
seasa.com.au
Car ferry from Lucky Bay to Wallaroo
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$26
Schedules at
seasa.com.au
Book at
secure.customlinc.com.au

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