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Kingscote Airport car hire

Kingscote Airport is the main airport on Kangaroo Island, which is located just off the coast of South Australia. The airport handles passenger flights from nearby Adelaide, with Regional Express Airline being the only carrier. Car rental agencies are located around 10kms away, in the centre of the nearby town, so pre-booking a vehicle to guarantee it will be waiting for you at the airport on arrival in the way to go.

Kingscote Airport facilities

The terminal is open seven days a week from 06:30 until just after the last scheduled flight of the day arrives or departs. Facilities include a coffee machine, a confectionary machine, a public phone and visitor brochures. There is no taxi service or public transport and passengers are advised to arrange car hire in Kingscote Airport prior to arrival.

Kingscote Airport excursions

The best way to make the most of your stay on Kangaroo Island is to take advantage of car rental in Kingscote Airport. This way, visitors are able to tour the whole island at their leisure and visit sites such as Flinders Chase National Park as well as enjoy the wonderful wildlife, which includes penguins and kangaroos.

Best time to visit

The summer experiences warm weather, with average temperatures between November and March in the low to mid-20s (°C), making it the most popular time to visit. The winter months are much cooler, with daytime temperatures averaging out in the mid-teens (°C). Between the months of May and September, there is a high amount of rainfall, with July being the wettest month.

Car rental in Kingscote Airport

Arranging a vehicle so it is waiting for you at the airport on the arrival of your flight is straightforward. Simply compare car hire online and make a booking before you leave home to ensure a hassle-free experience. Once you pick up your car hire, the town of Kingscote is just a 10-minute drive northeast on the B23. Most roads on the island are sealed so a four-wheel drive isn’t necessary, but petrol stations can be scarce.