There are 4 ways to get from Alice Springs to Brisbane by plane, bus, train or car

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Recommended option

Fly  •  3 h 37 min

  1. Fly from Alice Springs (ASP) to Brisbane (BNE) ASP - BNE

$283 - $743

Cheapest option

Bus  •  42 h 15 min

  1. Take the bus from Alice Springs to Mount Isa Gx849
  2. Take the bus from Mount Isa to Brisbane Bq201/Bq202

$218 - $371

2 alternative options

Bus, train  •  45 h 6 min

  1. Take the bus from Alice Springs to Townsville Gx849
  2. Take the train from Townsville to Brisbane Roma Street Spirit of Queensland

$314 - $541

Drive  •  31 h 43 min

  1. Drive from Alice Springs to Brisbane 1870.1 miles

$260 - $390

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Alice Springs to Brisbane is to bus which costs $290 - $550 and takes 42 h 15 min.

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The quickest way to get from Alice Springs to Brisbane is to fly which takes 3 h 37 min and costs $380 - $1,100.

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The distance between Alice Springs and Brisbane is 1963 km. The road distance is 2992 km.

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It takes approximately 3 h 37 min to get from Alice Springs to Brisbane, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Alice Springs to Brisbane. However, there are services departing from Alice Springs and arriving at Brisbane via Mount Isa. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 42 h 15 min.

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What companies run services between Alice Springs, NT, Australia and Brisbane, QLD, Australia?

Qantas and Virgin Australia fly from Alice Springs to Brisbane 4 times a day. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Alice Springs to Brisbane via Mount Isa in around 42 h 15 min.

Airlines
Qantas
Website
qantas.com
Flights from Alice Springs to Brisbane
Ave. Duration
2 h 40 min
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$280 - $1,200
Flights from Alice Springs to Brisbane via Cairns
Ave. Duration
5 h 25 min
When
Monday and Tuesday
Estimated price
$280 - $1,200
Flights from Alice Springs to Brisbane via Sydney
Ave. Duration
5 h 45 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$280 - $1,200
Flights from Alice Springs to Brisbane via Melbourne
Ave. Duration
6 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$280 - $1,200
Virgin Australia
Website
virginaustralia.com
Flights from Alice Springs to Brisbane
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
When
Tuesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$260 - $1,600
Flights from Alice Springs to Brisbane via Adelaide
Ave. Duration
6 h 20 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$260 - $1,600
Train operators
Queensland Rail Travel
Phone
1300 131 722
Email
reservations@qr.com.au
Website
queenslandrailtravel.com.au
Train from Townsville to Brisbane Roma Street
Ave. Duration
17 h 56 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$140 - $260
Schedules at
queenslandrailtravel.com.au
A-Choice
$258
B-Quick
$142
Bus operators
Greyhound Australia
Phone
1300 473946
Website
greyhound.com.au
Bus from Alice Springs to Mount Isa
Ave. Duration
14 h 40 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$95 - $190
Schedules at
Greyhound.com.au
Book at
Greyhound.com.au
Saver
$95 - $140
Flexifare
$110 - $170
Bus from Alice Springs to Townsville
Ave. Duration
25 h 50 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$170 - $290
Schedules at
Greyhound.com.au
Book at
Greyhound.com.au
Saver
$170 - $250
Flexifare
$200 - $290
Bus Queensland
Phone
1300 287 537
Website
busqldoutback.com.au
Bus from Mount Isa to Brisbane
Ave. Duration
26 h 35 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$120 - $190
Schedules at
busqldoutback.com.au
Book at
busqldoutback.com.au

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