Linking the Cape with the Torres Strait

Ferry Timetable

Departure Points Departure times  Departure Days

(June to September)

Thursday Island  6:30am, 2:30pm Monday to Saturday
Seisia 8:00am, 4:00pm Monday to Saturday


OCTOBER TO MAY :  MONDAY / WEDNESDAY / FRIDAY  THESE DAYS ARE INDICATIVE – For the most up to date schedules please click here

During the off peak October to May period schedules will alter around public holidays and additional trips may be scheduled during the shoulder season in mid to late May and early October.

Boarding is 15 mins prior to departure.

The ferry schedule is subject to change without notice.

The one way trip duration is approx 1 hr, 10 mins pending conditions.

Baggage is restricted to 1 x 20 kg case.

Strict quarantine restrictions apply when travelling south from Thursday Island to Seisia (mainland).