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Magnetic Island ferry fares

SeaLink North Queensland is your quickest link to Magnetic Island. It is easy to get to Magnetic Island on a SeaLink ferry with up to 17 services per day and it only takes 20 minutes.

  • PassengersOne WayReturn
    Adult - purchased online - valid 6 months-$38
    Adult - valid 6 months$21.30$40.50
    Concession* - valid Australian concession card required - valid for 6 months$10.70$20.30
    Student* - valid Australian student card required - valid 6 months$14.00$27
    Child* (5-14 years) - valid 6 months$10.70$20.30
    Family Return** (2 Adults + up to 3 Children 5-14 yrs) - valid 6 months-$88

    Standard tickets are valid for 6 months (183 days) from first travel date. *A valid Australian concession or student card must be presented to receive these fares and must be presented for boarding at all times.

    **All passengers travelling on a Family Return ticket must travel together in both directions.

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  • If you are a resident, local or staying in the region for a few days our flexi tickets are the affordable way to see both Magnetic Island and Townsville. Each flexi ticket allows 10 one-way trips (5 returns) but can only be used by a maximum of up to two persons at the same time and are designed for regular travel during this period.

    PassengerPrice
    Adult Flexi, (10 trips) - valid 6 months$129.50
    Child Flexi, 5-14 years, (10 trips) - valid 6 months$65.00
    *Concession Flexi (10 trips) - valid Australian concession card required - valid 6 months$65.00
    *Student Flexi, (10 trips) - valid Australian student card required - valid 6 months$86.30


    Flexi tickets are valid for 6 months (183 days) from first travel date.
    *A valid Australian concession or student card must be presented to receive these fares and must be presented for boarding at all times.

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  • SeaLink offers a variety of affordable tickets for frequent travel. Each ticket allows the user to make unlimited trips between Magnetic Island and Townsville for the validity of the ticket but may only be used by one person.

    Ticket Price
    Weekly (7 days, unlimited trips)$117.50
    Monthly (31 day, unlimited trips)$405.00
    Six Monthly (183 days, unlimited trips)$2,219.00
    Primary Student - 1 Month (31 days)*$144.60
    Primary Student - 3 Months (93 days)*$423.70
    Primary Student - 6 Months (183 days)*$817.50

    Weekly tickets will have the ticket holders full name printed on the ticket. All other ticket types including monthly, 3 and 6 monthly ticket types will have the ticket holders full name and photo printed on the ticket for identification purposes.

    *Primary student passes for primary students travelling to/from Magnetic Island to attend primary school.

    Frequent Traveller Tickets are only available for purchase from our Breakwater or Nelly Bay Terminal only (not on vessels). Please contact our sales team on 07 4726 0800 if you require any further information.

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  • VehiclePrice
    Car (per 24hrs)$9.00
    Motorhome (per 24hrs)$10.00
    Car & Trailer / Caravan (per 24hrs)$12.00

    Pricing effective from 1st November 2023