Rates and Prices

Car Prices

Standard motor vehicle rates are based on seasonal pricing, and includes up to 5 persons in the vehicle.
Our Seymour Sale offers up to 25% off on our off-peak services, Check it out HERE!

*Rates and Prices are valid from 1st July 2024 to 30th June 2025.
All Rates are Return unless otherwise stated.

Car (Standard)
Up to 5.5m length, including bull bar,
Bike racks etc. Maximum load 2.5 tonne
Car (Large)
5.51m – 6.4m length, including bull bar,
Bike racks etc. Maximum load 3.0 tonne
PLEASE NOTE: All vehicle bookings incur additional Fuel Surcharge. Credit Card payments incur additional fee.

High season Rates apply during:

  • Christmas 2024: 19th December 2024 to 3rd January 2025.
  • Easter 2025: 17th April 2025 to 22nd April 2025.

Shoulder season is all other dates.

For the best available price we encourage booking online. All standard vehicles include the driver and up to four passengers free of charge.*

An accurate price for the ferry service can be found when selecting dates of travel by using our online booking portal.

Camper vans, Motor homes, Trailers & Trucks

Must be booked with our office, please phone +61747969300.

Trailers, Camper vans (longer then 5.5m and/or heavier than 2.5 tonne), Motor homes and Trucks must be booked via the office. We need to consider tide movement for appropriate travel time, and lengths must be checked before payment is made.
Please phone (07) 47969300 to make a reservation.

*Rates and Prices are valid to 30th June 2025.

Trailer LengthsOne WayReturn
Up to 3 metres$85.00$170.00
3.1m to 5m$109.00$218.00
Per metre over 5m$29.50 p/m$59.00 p/m
Trailers are measured from the Tow-ball to back of trailer, including ANY overhangs. eg. kayaks, timber lengths


*Rates and Prices are valid to 30th June 2025.

Motorbikes & ScooterONLINEOFFICE
Includes Rider and Passenger$70.00$80.00

Walk on Passengers

*Rates and Prices are valid to 30th June 2025.

ReturnReturnOne Way
Student (Uni/15-17 yrs)** & Defence$26.00$29.00$13.00
Child (4-14 yrs)$20.00$23.00$10.00
Pensioner and Senior$20.00$23.00$10.00
Infant (3 Years old and under)FREEFREEFREE
Family (2 adults and up to 3 children) cannot be booked online$86.00
** Magnetic Island Ferries only accepts Queensland Student cards.

Walk on Multi-passes (10 trips)

*Rates and Prices are valid to 30th June 2025.


Find out how to apply for our Island Resident rates.

*Rates and Prices are valid to 30th June 2025

ReturnOne WayReturn
Car (5.6-6m)$186.00$93.00$214.00
Motorbike (rider & passenger)$55.00$27.50$69.00
Walk on Passenger Multi-pass (10 single trips)$103.00

Car Parking

Car Parking is allocated on a first-come first-served basis.

Island Resident$4.00
Island Resident Pension Card Holders$3.00
All rates are per 24 hours or part thereof. Island resident must show Drivers Licence showing Magnetic Island address to receive rate. Magnetic Island resident Pension Card Holders rate applicable upon presentation of valid Pension Card.

Reduced Rates

We are happy to offer an 18% discount on vehicle travel, off our in house rate (which equates to approx. 6% off our online rate), to the below card holders. Card holders must be travelling in the vehicle.
These bookings need to be made over the phone with our reservations staff on 07 4796 9300.
Once relative ID has been verified, reduced rate will be applied.
The discount is not applicable in conjunction with any other offer or sale.

Magnetic Island Ferries is a family-owned business; therefore we do not receive any subsidies from the Government. All discounts offered here are done so in good will.
All Australian Seniors, Australian Defence Members, Emergency Service Personnel (Fire, Ambulance, Police) and DVA.
Remember to bring your card with you on the day of travel to receive this reduced rate.

* Vehicles 5.5m and under have a weight limit of 2.5t, 5.6-6m vehicles have a weight limit of 3tonne . If the weight limit is exceeded, vehicle pricing will be moved up to the next cost category of Campervan or Truck. Please note, these vehicles cannot be booked online and must be booked with the office. All Motor Vehicle Fares include up to five passengers who can legally sit in the vehicle. All passengers need to be in the vehicle while loading and unloading on & off the vessel. Any offer, discount, reduced rate, or sale price, cannot be used in conjunction with any other offer, discount, reduced rate or sale price.