Linking the Cape with the Torres Strait

Travel Information

Getting to Thursday Island

By Air:QantasLink  Ph. 131313   Skytrans 1300 759 872 then catch McDonald’s Bus & Ferry Service from Horn Island Airport to Thursday Island

By Boat: Peddells Ferry Service from Seisia 0740691551 (ticket online)

By Car: There are a number of reputable tour companies providing a range of options to access the pristine Cape York Wilderness, the pathway to Thursday Island in Torres Strait.  From tag-a-long style road trips to all inclusive camping and/or accommodated options. If you prefer to be independent, then be sure to check road conditions before you depart by contacting RACQ.

To start you off here are a few 4WD tour operators:  Australian Pacific Tours,  Heritage Tours, Outback Spirit, APT, etc..


Peddells offers the only year round scheduled Ferry service from Seisia to Thursday Island. Click here for more information.