Linking the Cape with the Torres Strait

Travel Information

Peddells Thursday Island Tours also operate Thursday Island’s School Bus Service (this service is available for students living on surrounding inner islands and students can obtain assistance under Qld Transport Bus Travel Assistance Scheme to travel on the service)
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, Outback Spirit etc..


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