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Kangaroo Island Residents

Kangaroo Island residents are eligible to access special lower ferry fares for passenger and vehicle travel.

Photo ID must be presented on check-in which shows proof of Kangaroo Island address.

Bookings can be made online using a unique Kangaroo Island resident log in code, or by calling the SeaLink Sales Centre on 13 13 01 or 8551 7222, or visiting one of our booking office locations in Kingscote, Penneshaw, Cape Jervis or Adelaide.

For residents who do not have a log in, please contact our Sales Centre to arrange.

Please note: Booking change and cancellation fees for Kangaroo Island resident bookings will come into effect from July 2023. Fee details will be announced prior to this date.

KI Resident Login

  • PassengerOne WayReturn
    Australian Concession¹$5.10$10.20
    Australian Student²$5.10$10.20
    Infant³Free of charge
    VehicleOne WayReturn
    Vehicle (≤ 5m)⁴$65$130
    Vehicle (> 5m)$65 + $13 per 1m$130 + $26 per 1m
    Campervan/Motorhome (≤ 5m)⁴$81.25$162.50
    Campervan/Motorhome (> 5m)$81.25 + $16.25 per 1m$162.50 + $32.50 per 1m
    Trailer, Boat, Caravan, or Camper Trailer (≤ 4m)⁵$65$130
    Trailer, Boat, Caravan, or Camper Trailer (> 4m)$65 + $16.25 per 1m$130 + $32.50 per 1m
    Motorbike with sidecar or trailer$65$130
  • PassengerOne WayReturn
    Australian Concession¹$5.30$10.60
    Australian Student²$5.30$10.60
    Infant³Free of charge
    VehicleOne WayReturn
    Car (≤ 5m)⁴$67.25$134.50
    Car (> 5m)$67.25 + $13.45 per 1m$134.50 + $26.90 per 1m
    Campervan/Motorhome (≤ 5m)⁴$84.25$168.50
    Campervan/Motorhome (> 5m)$84.25 + $16.85 per 1m$168.50 + $33.70 per 1m
    Trailer, Boat, Caravan, or Camper Trailer (≤ 4m)⁵$67.25$134.50
    Trailer, Boat, Caravan, or Camper Trailer (> 4m)$67.255 + $16.85 per 1m$134.50 + $33.70 per 1m
    Motorbike with sidecar or trailer$67.25$134.50
  • Early Bird Vehicle Special

    50% off vehicles ≤ 6m in length when travelling on the 5:30 am departing Penneshaw and the 6:00 am and 7:00 am departing Cape Jervis ferries

    (when operating/subject to availability).

    There will be no 5:30 am service operating from Penneshaw during the ferry maintenance period 27 July to 23 August 2022.

    For travel to 30 June 2022:
    Vehicle lengthOne WayReturn
    ≤ 5m$32.50$65
    5.1m to 6m$39$78
    For travel 1 July 2022 to 31 March 2023:
    Vehicle lengthOne WayReturn
    ≤ 5m$33.62$67.25
    5.1m to 6m$40.35$80.70

    Simply log in with your KI Resident login, or call us on 13 13 01 or 8551 7222 and book one of the early ferry departures for the following eligible dates:

    Year Month Days
    2022 June 22, 23, 24, 27, 28, 29, 30
    2022 July 1, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 11, 12, 13, 14, 15, 18, 19, 20, 21, 22, 25, 26, 28, 29
    2022 August 1, 2, 4, 5, 7, 8, 9, 11, 12, 14, 15, 16, 18, 19, 21, 22, 23, 24, 25, 26, 29, 30, 31
    2022 September 1, 2, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 12, 13, 14, 15, 16, 19, 20, 21, 22, 23, 26, 27, 28, 29, 30
    2022 October 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 10, 11, 12, 13, 14, 17, 18, 19, 20, 21, 24, 25, 26, 27, 28
  • Kangaroo Island residents are able to extend special passenger ferry fares to family and friends, representing a saving on the standard passenger fares.

    FaresOne WayReturn
    Infant³Free of charge
  • Kangaroo Island Resident and Family & Friends Fares:
    • Prices are valid for travel 1 April 2022 to 31 March 2023, for other dates please enquire.
    • ¹Australian Concession fares are only valid for Australian Government issued pension, seniors and veteran cards.
    • ²Australian Student fares are only valid for Australian full-time students 15 to 18 years.
    • Your concession/student card must be presented at check-in to receive your discount.
    • ³Child is 3 to 14 years. Infants 0 to 2 years are free of charge.
    • ⁴Extra charges apply to vehicles, campervans, motorhomes > 5m.
    • ⁵Extra charges apply to trailers, boats, caravans and camper trailers > 4m.
    Kangaroo Island Resident Conditions:
    • KI Residents have access the new ferry fares for travel from 7 March 2022 to 31 March 2023. Bookings for travel from 1 April 2023 to 30 June 2023 will be available by the end of June 2022.
    • For bookings made between 1 February 2022 to 6 April 2022, for travel after 1 July 2022, bookings will remain at the fare that it was originally booked at. Changes can be made to ferry times and travel dates without a price increase.
    • Your SeaLink Kangaroo Island login and password are confidential and must not be released to any persons not listed on your resident record with SeaLink as a registered Kangaroo Island resident. Only listed Kangaroo Island residents can be booked using your login.
    • For travel from 7 March 2022, Photo ID for Kangaroo Island resident adults, students and concession will be required to be presented at check-in.
    • Bookings made for non-listed Kangaroo Island residents using your Kangaroo Island resident login will result in online privileges being revoked for a 12-month period (and any difference in monies between Kangaroo Island resident fares and Family & Friends fares will be required to be paid prior to travel).
    • For bookings made online or within 30 days of travel date, full payment must be received at the time of booking.
    • KI Residents are currently exempt from amendment fees and cancellation fees; however, fees will not come into effect until at least July 2023. Details of the fees will be communicated to residents once finalised. For cancellations, until further notice, money can be held in credit for up to 12 months.
    • For all other Terms and Conditions including Conditions of Ferry Passage, please see SeaLink Kangaroo Island’s standard terms & conditions page.
    • SeaLink reserves the right to change the terms and conditions for Kangaroo Island Residents at any time without notice.
    Early Bird Vehicle Special:
    • Special valid for travel until 31 March 2023.
    • Subject to availability at the time of booking.
    • Applicable to new bookings only that include a vehicle and passengers.
    • Special not valid for unaccompanied vehicles.
    • This is applicable on the 5:30 am departing Penneshaw and the 6:00 am and 7:00 am departing Cape Jervis ferries only. If there is a 4:30 am departing Penneshaw this service will also qualify.
    • Applicable to vehicles that are ≤ 6m in length only. Any vehicle that is over 6m is charged at the standard KI resident fares. Discount is not applicable on trailers, boats, caravans, camper trailers but the vehicle towing the trailer will receive the discount if it is ≤ 6m.
    • The 50% discount is applicable to KI Resident travel only and is not available in conjunction with Family and Friends fares, or available with any other special offer.
    • If changing a booking to a non-Early Bird sailing, standard KI Resident fares will apply, and additional charges must be paid prior to travel.
    • This offer is bookable online using your Resident login.
    Family & Friends Conditions:
    • These fares cannot be booked online, please call 13 13 01 or 8551 7222.
    • These discounted ferry fares are for friends and family members' leisure travel and are not permitted for business use.
    • These fares can only be made by family and friends or KI residents, by calling SeaLink direct. Family and friends must confirm the full name, address, and telephone number at the time of booking to verify Kangaroo Island residency.
    • Family and friends are not permitted to use the KI resident login or password to make bookings.
    • At a date to be announced, Family and Friends’ ferry fares will be replaced by a more dynamic price model offering different fare types depending on the day, time of year, departure etc.
    • For Family and Friends of KI residents, SeaLink Kangaroo Island's standard payment policy, cancellation and amendment fees apply as set out on the terms & conditions page.
    Payment Surcharges:

    All payments made by credit card will incur the following surcharges:

    • Visa - 1%
    • Mastercard - 1%
    • American Express - 1%
    • UnionPay (Card Present Transactions only) - 1.5%
    • PayPal - 1%

    Surcharge free payment options include POLiPay, Direct Deposit, EFTPOS (Savings or Cheque) or cash.

  • Download our Kangaroo Island Resident FAQs here.

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