How to Reach Penneshaw - The Easiest Way to Reach Penneshaw


  • By Air: Flights to Kangaroo Island disembark at the Kingscote airport. Regional Express (REX) provides direct flights from Adelaide.
  • By Ferry: The SeaLink ferry connects Kangaroo Island to mainland. However, the ferry stop at Penneshaw from where one has to hop on a coach to Kingscote.
  • By Coach: There is a scheduled coach service running twice a day, operated by Sealink between Kingscote, American River and Penneshaw. Booking your tickets in advance is mandatory.


There are no public transportation systems or taxis available on the island.

  • On Foot: Exploring on foot is the best option.
  • By Car: You can rent a car on the mainland, transport it across by a ferry and then tour Kangaroo Island on your own. There are a few rent-a-car options in Kingscote as well. However, advance booking is compulsory.

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