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: SeaSwift (07 4035 1234) provide weekly departures from Cairns to Thursday Island and Seisia. SeaSwift also provide carriage of 4WD vehicles if you wish to drive one way.

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.