Adelaide to Alice Springs

Adelaide to Alice Springs

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Instant
18:00
Adelaide Bus Stop
19h 40m bus ride in AC Seater
12:40
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Alice Springs
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18:20
Cavan, Adelaide
19h 20m bus ride in AC Seater
12:40
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Alice Springs
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07:35
ADL Adelaide Airport
7h 55m journey in Flight+Flight. Self-connect 1 stop in MEL 4h
14:30
ASP Alice Springs Airport

From Adelaide Bus Stop to Alice Springs by bus

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18:00
Adelaide Bus Stop
19h 40m bus ride in AC Seater
12:40
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Alice Springs

From Cavan to Alice Springs by bus

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18:20
Cavan, Adelaide
19h 20m bus ride in AC Seater
12:40
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Alice Springs

From Adelaide Airport to Alice Springs by flight and flight

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07:35
ADL Adelaide Airport
7h 55m journey in Flight+Flight. Self-connect 1 stop in MEL 4h
14:30
ASP Alice Springs Airport

Adelaide to Alice Springs Schedule

Adelaide to Alice Springs Schedule
Transport NameRoute TimePrice
Qantas Airways Economy #QF85810:30 - 11:30AUD 272.87
Greyhound Australia AC Seater 18:00 - 12:40AUD 185.20

Transportation from Adelaide to Alice Springs

How to get from Adelaide to Alice Springs

When you want to get from Adelaide to Alice Springs, you have a few options to consider. Traveling between these destinations is possible by different means of transport:

  • Flight
  • Bus

If you’re looking for a quick trip, it’s recommended that you use Flight. However, if you’d rather take your time with a slower, more affordable travel option, you can book a Flight ticket.

The cost of travel will depend on the means of transport you choose for your trip. A flight ticket is the most expensive option - it will cost you about AUD 584.00. If you want to save on transportation, it’s better to take a bus as a bus ticket costs as low as AUD 183.20.

How far is Adelaide from Alice Springs?

If you’re traveling by land, it’s important to know the distance from Adelaide to Alice Springs. Your trip will be a total of 1074 miles (1728 km). The flying distance is 827 miles (1330 km).

How long does it take to get from Adelaide to Alice Springs?

The travel time from Adelaide to Alice Springs can vary depending on the mode of transportation you choose. All things considered, the whole journey should take from 2 to 24 hours.

How much does it cost to get from Adelaide to Alice Springs?

The cost of the trip from Adelaide to Alice Springs varies according to what means of transport you choose for your journey. The most affordable operator is Greyhound Australia: travelling by bus expect to pay as low as AUD 183.20 for your ticket.

However, if you’re after more upscale travel . The most expensive variant is to opt for a flight - a one-way flight ticket can cost as much as AUD 584.00.

Here is a chart of the average ticket prices and transportation options available from Adelaide to Alice Springs:

  • Bus tickets - AUD 183.00 to AUD 254.00;
  • Plane tickets - AUD 249.00 to AUD 584.00;

How many trips per day are there between Adelaide and Alice Springs?

Depending on your choice of transportation, the number of daily trips varies.

  • Flights from Adelaide to Alice Springs depart during the day - there are approximately 1 departures a day.
  • Buses start plying the route from 18:00 - you can also take a bus as late as 18:30. There are 1 available bus trips every day.

Which means of transport is the best for the route?

Flights

Traveling by plane is the fastest way to get from Adelaide to Alice Springs. While it’s often the most expensive option, tool, occasionally you can grab promotional tickets for more or less the price of a train or a ferry ticket. Normally, the minimum you need to pay for a Plane ticket is AUD 249.00.

Things to remember before boarding a plane:

  • It’s recommended to book a ticket in advance and check-in online. This way, you can save over 2 hours at the airport, and if your seat selection is on a first come first served basis you will have more options to choose from.
  • Getting through security checks may take some time - it’s recommended to get to the airport at least 1.5 hours in advance.

Airlines flying from Adelaide to Alice Springs
Jetstar Airways, Qantas Airways, Virgin Australia

Buses

Taking a bus from Adelaide to Alice Springs is cheaper than flying. Quite often, a long-distance bus is the cheapest transportation option. Buses normally make bathroom and/or lunch stops along the way.

Things to remember before opting for a bus ride:

  • If possible, make sure to choose higher-class buses for a more comfortable travel experience. Such buses often have an air conditioning system, soft reclining seats, Wi-Fi, bathrooms, etc.
  • As with plane tickets, buses are better booked in advance so that you can secure a good seat.
  • While booking a bus, keep in mind that delays are possible. Yet it still pays to get to the bus station at least 15 minutes prior to the scheduled departure.

The most popular transport from Adelaide to Alice Springs

How to choose the most convenient way of travel from Adelaide to Alice Springs? In order to make your choice of transportation easier, we asked 1000 users to range their preferences for this route. Here are the results of the poll:

  • 100% decided to go for a bus.