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There are 3 ways to get from Adelaide to Port Pirie by bus, car or plane

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Bus  •  3h 7m

  1. Take the bus from Adelaide to Port Pirie 928 / ...

$40 - $60

2 alternative options

Drive  •  2h 26m

  1. Drive from Adelaide to Port Pirie 226.9 km

$25 - $40

Fly, drive  •  4h 7m

  1. Fly from Adelaide (ADL) to Whyalla (WYA) ADL - WYA
  2. Drive from Whyalla to Port Pirie

$132 - $281

Adelaide to Port Pirie by bus

The bus journey time between Adelaide and Port Pirie is around 3h 9m and covers a distance of around 230 km. The fastest bus normally takes 3h 7m. Services are operated by Stateliner. Typically 13 buses run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Adelaide to Port Pirie bus schedules

Adelaide → Port Pirie
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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Port Pirie is 1800 020 080.

Wearing a face mask on public transport in Port Pirie is subject to regional advice.

The social distance requirement in Port Pirie is 1.5 metres.

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Last updated: 9 May 2021
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The cheapest way to get from Adelaide to Port Pirie is to drive which costs $25 - $40 and takes 2h 26m.

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The quickest way to get from Adelaide to Port Pirie is to drive which costs $25 - $40 and takes 2h 26m.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Adelaide and arriving at Port Pirie. Services depart twice daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 3h 7m.

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The distance between Adelaide and Port Pirie is 202 km. The road distance is 226.9 km.

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The best way to get from Adelaide to Port Pirie without a car is to bus which takes 3h 7m and costs $40 - $60.

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The bus from Adelaide to Port Pirie takes 3h 7m including transfers and departs twice daily.

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Adelaide to Port Pirie bus services, operated by Stateliner, depart from Adelaide station.

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The quickest flight from Adelaide Airport to Whyalla Airport is the direct flight which takes 50 min.

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Adelaide to Port Pirie bus services, operated by Stateliner, arrive at Port Pirie station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Adelaide to Port Pirie is 227 km. It takes approximately 2h 26m to drive from Adelaide to Port Pirie.

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  • Distance: 202.1 km
  • Duration: 3h 7m

What companies run services between Adelaide, SA, Australia and Port Pirie, SA, Australia?

Stateliner operates a bus from Adelaide to Port Pirie twice daily. Tickets cost $40 - $60 and the journey takes 3h 7m.

Airlines
Regional Express
Website
rex.com.au
Flights from Adelaide to Whyalla
Ave. Duration
50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $260
Qantas
Website
qantas.com
Flights from Adelaide to Whyalla
Ave. Duration
50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $420
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Qantas and Regional Express offer flights from Adelaide Airport to Whyalla Airport.

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There are five+ hotels available in Port Pirie. Prices start at $125 AUD per night.

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The best way to get from Adelaide to Adelaide Airport is to bus which takes 18 min and costs $4.

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