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There are 3 ways to get from Port Lincoln to Kangaroo Island by bus, car ferry, car or plane

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Bus, car ferry  •  16 h 46 min

  1. Take the bus from Port Lincoln to Adelaide
  2. Take the bus from Adelaide Central Bus Station to Cape Jervis
  3. Take the car ferry from Cape Jervis to Kangaroo Island

$171 - $211

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

$105 - $127

1 alternative option

Fly  •  2 h 52 min

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

$303 - $714

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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 costs $420 - $1,100 and takes 2 h 52 min.

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

The best way to get from Port Lincoln to Kangaroo Island without a car is to bus and car ferry which takes 16 h 46 min and costs $240 - $300.

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It takes approximately 16 h 46 min to get from Port Lincoln to Kangaroo Island, including transfers.

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There is no direct flight from Port Lincoln Airport to Kingscote Airport. The quickest flight takes 2 h 20 min and has one stopover.

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Qantas and Regional Express offer flights from Port Lincoln Airport to Kingscote Airport.

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There are 15+ hotels available in Kangaroo Island. Prices start at $100 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Port Lincoln to Port Lincoln Airport is to taxi which takes 10 min and costs $30 - $45.

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Map of how to get from Port Lincoln to Kangaroo Island.
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  • Distance: 110.5 miles
  • Duration: 16 h 46 min

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 every 4 hours.

Airlines
Regional Express
Website
rex.com.au
Flights from Port Lincoln to Kingscote via Adelaide
Ave. Duration
2 h 58 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $750
Qantas
Website
qantas.com
Flights from Port Lincoln to Kingscote via Adelaide
Ave. Duration
5 h 10 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$220 - $900
Bus operators
Premier Stateliner
Phone
1300 851 345
Email
reservations@premierstateliner.com.au
Website
premierstateliner.com.au
Bus from Port Lincoln to Adelaide
Ave. Duration
9 h 35 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$70 - $110
Schedules at
premierstateliner.com.au
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
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
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
$25
Schedules at
seasa.com.au
Book at
secure.customlinc.com.au

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