How to get there

By Car

Bring your car on the sealink ferry or rent a car on the island/or In Adelaide?.

Driving to Kangaroo Island

Enjoy the leisurely 1.5 hour drive from Adelaide to Cape Jervis through the Fleurieu Peninsula. We recommend that you arrive at least half an hour prior to departure for check in. So to allow 2 hours from Adelaide prior to your scheduled departure will ensure a relaxed drive and adequate time to check-in. Please note: there is the Southern Express Way from Adelaide to the Greater Southern Suburbs, a free carriageway, that may be able to reduce your journey to Cape Jervis

Sealink Ferry

Enjoy the leisurely drive through the scenic Fleurieu Peninsula in your own car, in a rental car or on a SeaLink coach connection. Relax on board our ferry for your 45 minute cruise to Kangaroo Island where a selection of touring options await you.

Please note Sealink are a major partner of the 2017 KI Sufferfest and are offering all competitors and supporters a discount of 20% for passengers and 10% discount for cars for ferry travel. You will recieve the code upon registration.

By Air

Regular 30 minute flights from Adelaide with The airport is in final stages of an upgrade and will soon have direct flights to sydney and melbourne.


Choose from holiday houses, self-contained units, cabins, hotels, motels, B&Bs and caravan parks to match your budget and needs.