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

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Fly  •  4 h 17 min

  1. Fly from Alice Springs (ASP) to Perth (PER) ASP - PER

$307 - $733

3 alternative options

Bus, train  •  2 days 18 h

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

$564 - $1,146

Train  •  2 days 20 h

  1. Take the train from Alice Springs to Adelaide Parklands The Ghan
  2. Take the train from Adelaide Parklands to Perth Indian Pacific

$802 - $1,831

Drive  •  38 h 26 min

  1. Drive from Alice Springs to Perth 2255 miles

$320 - $470

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The cheapest way to get from Alice Springs to Perth is to drive which costs $430 - $650 and takes 38 h 26 min.

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The quickest way to get from Alice Springs to Perth is to fly which takes 4 h 17 min and costs $410 - $1,000.

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The distance between Alice Springs and Perth is 1992 km. The road distance is 3608 km.

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It takes approximately 4 h 17 min to get from Alice Springs to Perth, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct train from Alice Springs to Perth. However, there are services departing from Alice Springs and arriving at Perth via Adelaide Parklands. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 days 20 h.

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What companies run services between Alice Springs, NT, Australia and Perth, WA, Australia?

Qantas and Virgin Australia fly from Alice Springs to Perth 3 times a day. Alternatively, you can take a train from Alice Springs to Perth via Adelaide Parklands in around 2 days 20 h.

Airlines
Qantas
Website
qantas.com
Flights from Alice Springs to Perth
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$310 - $1,200
Flights from Alice Springs to Perth via Darwin
Ave. Duration
7 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$310 - $1,200
Flights from Alice Springs to Perth via Adelaide
Ave. Duration
7 h 20 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$310 - $1,200
Virgin Australia
Website
virginaustralia.com
Flights from Alice Springs to Perth via Adelaide
Ave. Duration
6 h 20 min
When
Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$340 - $1,200
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 Kalgoorlie
Ave. Duration
28 h 5 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$340 - $800
Schedules at
greatsouthernrail.com.au
Everyday Daynighter Seat
$345
Advanced Gold Single Cabin
$550 - $800
Low Gold Single Cabin
$600 - $800
Everyday Gold Single Cabin
$700 - $950
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
$445
Advanced Gold Single Cabin
$750 - $1,000
Low Gold Single Cabin
$800 - $1,100
Everyday Gold Single Cabin
$950 - $1,300
Great Southern Rail - The Ghan
Website
greatsouthernrail.com.au
Train from Alice Springs to Adelaide Parklands
Ave. Duration
25 h 30 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$360 - $750
Schedules at
greatsouthernrail.com.au
Everyday Daynighter Seat
$363
Advanced Gold Single Cabin
$667
Low Gold Single Cabin
$731
Everyday Gold Single Cabin
$866
Bus operators
Greyhound Australia
Phone
1300 473946
Website
greyhound.com.au
Bus from Alice Springs to Adelaide
Ave. Duration
19 h 55 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$130 - $220
Schedules at
Greyhound.com.au
Book at
Greyhound.com.au
Saver
$130 - $190
Flexifare
$150 - $220
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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