Linking the Cape with the Torres Strait

Ferry Timetable


The following will vary .  We recommend you visit our Book Online facility to check availability on the day you wish to travel.

Off peak Season Ferry Schedule Indicative only: October to May – Mon/Wed/Fri

Peak Season Ferry Schedule Indicative only: June 6 to end of September

Board 15 mins prior to departure

Please Book and Pay Online

Please arrive at the Ferry wearing your mask (Govt. Requirement Public Transport)

We acknowledge the Traditional Owners and
Custodians of country throughout Australia
and their continuing connection to land,
water and community. We pay our Respect to
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Island Cultures,
and Elders past, present and emerging.


Please note there are usually no ferry services operating on public holidays.

The ferry schedule is subject to change without notice and travellers should check  COVID19 travel advice prior to booking.

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

Please take your luggage directly to the ferry at boarding time .

Conditions may force earlier / later departures.

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