There are 4 ways to get from Adelaide to Perth by plane, train, bus or car

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

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Fly  •  5 h 35 min

  1. Fly from Adelaide (ADL) to Perth (PER) ADL - PER

$115 - $317

3 alternative options

Train  •  42 h 5 min

  1. Take the train from Adelaide Parklands to Perth Indian Pacific

$440 - $1,100

Train, bus  •  45 h 15 min

  1. Take the train from Adelaide Parklands to Kalgoorlie
  2. Take the bus from Station Access Rd Kalgoorlie to Transwa Bay Esperance
  3. Take the bus from Transwa Bay Esperance to Transwa Bay East Perth Set-Down

$434 - $923

Drive  •  29 h 40 min

  1. Drive from Adelaide to Perth 1682.4 miles

$240 - $350

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The cheapest way to get from Adelaide to Perth is to fly which costs $150 - $430 and takes 5 h 35 min.

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The quickest way to get from Adelaide to Perth is to fly which costs $150 - $430 and takes 5 h 35 min.

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The distance between Adelaide and Perth is 2131 km. The road distance is 2691.8 km.

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It takes approximately 5 h 35 min to get from Adelaide to Perth, including transfers.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Adelaide Parklands and arriving at Perth. Services depart twice a week. The journey takes approximately 42 h 5 min.

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What companies run services between Adelaide, SA, Australia and Perth, WA, Australia?

Qantas, Jetstar and two other airlines fly from Adelaide to Perth hourly. Alternatively, Great Southern Rail - Indian Pacific operates a train from Adelaide to Perth twice a week. Tickets cost $440 - $1,100 and the journey takes 42 h 5 min.

Airlines
Qantas
Website
qantas.com
Flights from Adelaide to Perth
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $500
Flights from Adelaide to Perth via Melbourne
Ave. Duration
6 h 35 min
When
Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$150 - $500
Virgin Australia
Website
virginaustralia.com
Flights from Adelaide to Perth
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $430
Flights from Adelaide to Perth via Melbourne
Ave. Duration
6 h 35 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$120 - $430
Jetstar
Website
jetstar.com
Flights from Adelaide to Perth
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $390
Tigerair Australia
Website
tigerair.com.au
Flights from Adelaide to Perth via Melbourne
Ave. Duration
6 h 40 min
When
Monday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$190 - $230
Train operators
Great Southern Rail - Indian Pacific
Phone
1800 703 357
Email
sales.enquiries@gsr.com.au
Website
greatsouthernrail.com.au
Train from Adelaide Parklands to Perth
Ave. Duration
42 h 5 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$440 - $1,100
Schedules at
greatsouthernrail.com.au
Everyday Daynighter Seat
$444
Advanced Gold Single Cabin
$750 - $1,000
Low Gold Single Cabin
$800 - $1,100
Everyday Gold Single Cabin
$950 - $1,300
Train from Adelaide Parklands to Kalgoorlie
Ave. Duration
28 h 5 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$340 - $800
Schedules at
greatsouthernrail.com.au
Everyday Daynighter Seat
$344
Advanced Gold Single Cabin
$550 - $800
Low Gold Single Cabin
$600 - $800
Everyday Gold Single Cabin
$700 - $950
Bus operators
TransWA
Phone
1300 662 205
Email
info@transwa.wa.gov.au
Website
transwa.wa.gov.au
Bus from Station Access Rd Kalgoorlie to Transwa Bay Esperance
Ave. Duration
5 h
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Schedules at
transwa.wa.gov.au
Bus from Transwa Bay Esperance to Transwa Bay East Perth Set-Down
Ave. Duration
10 h 10 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$60 - $80
Schedules at
transwa.wa.gov.au

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