There are 5 ways to get from Broken Hill to Alice Springs 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.

Recommended option

Fly from Broken Hill  •  6 h 11 min

  1. Fly from Broken Hill (BHQ) to Alice Springs (ASP) BHQ - ASP

$227 - $594

4 alternative options

Train to Adelaide, fly  •  12 h 59 min

  1. Take the train from Broken Hill to Adelaide Parklands
  2. Fly from Adelaide (ADL) to Alice Springs (ASP) ADL - ASP

$320 - $800

Train, bus  •  30 h 21 min

  1. Take the train from Broken Hill to Adelaide Parklands Indian Pacific
  2. Take the bus from Adelaide to Alice Springs Gx580

$263 - $518

Train  •  34 h 55 min

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

$500 - $1,085

Drive  •  16 h 29 min

  1. Drive from Broken Hill to Alice Springs 1023.7 miles

$140 - $220

What companies run services between Broken Hill, NSW, Australia and Alice Springs, NT, Australia?

Regional Express, Qantas and Virgin Australia fly from Broken Hill to Alice Springs twice daily. Alternatively, you can take a train from Broken Hill to Alice Springs via Adelaide Parklands in around 34 h 55 min.

Airlines
Qantas
Website
qantas.com
Flights from Broken Hill to Alice Springs via Adelaide
Ave. Duration
5 h 50 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$220 - $700
Flights from Adelaide to Alice Springs
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $650
Flights from Adelaide to Alice Springs via Melbourne
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $650
Virgin Australia
Website
virginaustralia.com
Flights from Broken Hill to Alice Springs via Adelaide
Ave. Duration
7 h 55 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$190 - $550
Flights from Adelaide to Alice Springs
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$160 - $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 Broken Hill to Adelaide Parklands
Ave. Duration
8 h 25 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$130 - $290
Schedules at
greatsouthernrail.com.au
Everyday Daynighter Seat
$131
Advanced Gold Single Cabin
$210 - $280
Low Gold Single Cabin
$220 - $290
Everyday Gold Single Cabin
$270 - $350
Great Southern Rail - The Ghan
Website
greatsouthernrail.com.au
Train from Adelaide Parklands to Alice Springs
Ave. Duration
25 h 30 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$370 - $800
Schedules at
greatsouthernrail.com.au
Everyday Daynighter Seat
$374
Advanced Gold Single Cabin
$688
Low Gold Single Cabin
$754
Everyday Gold Single Cabin
$893
Bus operators
Greyhound Australia
Phone
1300 473946
Website
greyhound.com.au
Bus from Adelaide to Alice Springs
Ave. Duration
20 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$130 - $230
Schedules at
Greyhound.com.au
Book at
Greyhound.com.au
Saver
$130 - $190
Flexifare
$160 - $230

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Broken Hill to Alice Springs?

The distance between Broken Hill and Alice Springs is 1182 km. The road distance is 1638 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Broken Hill to Alice Springs?

The cheapest way to get from Broken Hill to Alice Springs is to drive which costs $190 - $280 and takes 16 h 29 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Broken Hill to Alice Springs?

The quickest way to get from Broken Hill to Alice Springs is to fly which takes 6 h 11 min and costs $290 - $800.

Is there a direct train between Broken Hill and Alice Springs?

No, there is no direct train from Broken Hill to Alice Springs. However, there are services departing from Broken Hill and arriving at Alice Springs via Adelaide Parklands. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 34 h 55 min.

How long does it take to get from Broken Hill to Alice Springs?

It takes approximately 6 h 11 min to get from Broken Hill to Alice Springs, including transfers.