There are 5 ways to get from Broken Hill to Alice Springs by plane, bus, train or car

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Fly from Broken Hill  •  6 h 11 min

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

$225 - $592

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Bus  •  27 h 47 min

  1. Take the bus from Broken Hill to Gepps Cross 1102
  2. Take the bus from Cavan to Alice Springs Gx580

$222 - $312

3 alternative options

Bus to Adelaide, fly  •  10 h 59 min

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

$288 - $613

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

$474 - $1,021

Drive  •  16 h 29 min

  1. Drive from Broken Hill to Alice Springs 1023.7 miles

$140 - $220

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The cheapest way to get from Broken Hill to Alice Springs is to drive which costs $200 - $290 and takes 16 h 29 min.

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The quickest way to get from Broken Hill to Alice Springs is to fly which costs $300 - $850 and takes 6 h 11 min.

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

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

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No, there is no direct bus from Broken Hill to Alice Springs. However, there are services departing from Broken Hill and arriving at Alice Springs via Cavan. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 27 h 47 min.

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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.

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There are 25+ hotels available in Alice Springs. Prices start at $51 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Broken Hill to Alice Springs.
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  • Distance: 738.7 miles
  • Duration: 6 h 11 min

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 bus from Broken Hill to Alice Springs via Gepps Cross and Cavan in around 27 h 47 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
$120 - $280
Schedules at
greatsouthernrail.com.au
Everyday Daynighter Seat
$125
Advanced Gold Single Cabin
$200 - $270
Low Gold Single Cabin
$210 - $280
Everyday Gold Single Cabin
$250 - $340
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
$350 - $750
Schedules at
greatsouthernrail.com.au
Everyday Daynighter Seat
$356
Advanced Gold Single Cabin
$655
Low Gold Single Cabin
$718
Everyday Gold Single Cabin
$850
Bus operators
Buses R Us
Phone
(08) 8285 6900
Email
enquiries@busesrus.com.au
Website
lee925.wixsite.com
Bus from Broken Hill to Adelaide
Ave. Duration
6 h 45 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$103
Schedules at
lee925.wixsite.com
Bus from Broken Hill to Gepps Cross
Ave. Duration
6 h 37 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$103
Schedules at
lee925.wixsite.com
Greyhound Australia
Phone
1300 473946
Website
greyhound.com.au
Bus from Cavan to Alice Springs
Ave. Duration
20 h 10 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$120 - $210
Schedules at
Greyhound.com.au
Book at
Greyhound.com.au
Saver
$120 - $180
Flexifare
$150 - $210

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