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

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Fly  •  14 h 10 min

  1. Fly from Broome (BME) to Alice Springs (ASP) BME - ASP

$354 - $852

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Bus  •  41 h 2 min

  1. Take the bus from Broome to Katherine Gx680
  2. Take the bus from Katherine to Alice Springs Gx882

$232 - $393

2 alternative options

Bus, train  •  39 h 3 min

  1. Take the bus from Broome to Katherine Gx680
  2. Take the train from Katherine to Alice Springs The Ghan

$399 - $788

Drive  •  28 h 26 min

  1. Drive from Broome to Alice Springs 1710.1 miles

$240 - $360

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The cheapest way to get from Broome to Alice Springs is to drive which costs $330 - $490 and takes 28 h 26 min.

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The quickest way to get from Broome to Alice Springs is to fly which costs $480 - $1,200 and takes 14 h 10 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Broome to Alice Springs. However, there are services departing from Broome Aquatic Centre and arriving at Alice Springs via Broome and Katherine. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 41 h 2 min.

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The distance between Broome and Alice Springs is 1369 km. The road distance is 2736.2 km.

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The best way to get from Broome to Alice Springs without a car is to bus and train which takes 39 h 3 min and costs $500 - $1,100.

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It takes approximately 14 h 10 min to get from Broome to Alice Springs, including transfers.

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Broome to Alice Springs bus services, operated by Greyhound Australia, depart from Broome station.

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The best way to get from Broome to Alice Springs is to fly which takes 14 h 10 min and costs $480 - $1,200. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $310 - $550 and takes 41 h 2 min.

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There is no direct flight from Broome Airport to Alice Springs Airport. The quickest flight takes 12 h 50 min and has one stopover.

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Broome to Alice Springs bus services, operated by Greyhound Australia, arrive at Alice Springs station.

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Map of how to get from Broome to Alice Springs.
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  • Distance: 855.5 miles
  • Duration: 14 h 10 min

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

Qantas, Airnorth and two other airlines fly from Broome to Alice Springs every 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Broome to Alice Springs via Short Steet, Broome, and Katherine in around 41 h 2 min.

Airlines
Qantas
Website
qantas.com
Flights from Broome to Alice Springs via Perth
Ave. Duration
13 h 10 min
When
Friday
Estimated price
$470 - $1,200
Flights from Broome to Alice Springs via Darwin
Ave. Duration
12 h 50 min
When
Monday, Tuesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$380 - $1,100
Flights from Broome to Alice Springs via Perth, Melbourne
Ave. Duration
14 h 45 min
When
Friday
Estimated price
$650 - $1,400
Flights from Broome to Alice Springs via Perth, Cairns
Ave. Duration
13 h 35 min
When
Friday
Estimated price
$450 - $750
Flights from Broome to Alice Springs via Darwin, Sydney
Ave. Duration
15 h 55 min
When
Monday and Thursday
Estimated price
$650 - $1,400
Virgin Australia
Website
virginaustralia.com
Flights from Broome to Alice Springs via Darwin
Ave. Duration
12 h 35 min
When
Tuesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$330 - $850
Flights from Broome to Alice Springs via Perth, Adelaide
Ave. Duration
18 h 45 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$500 - $1,100
Train operators
Great Southern Rail - The Ghan
Website
greatsouthernrail.com.au
Train from Katherine to Alice Springs
Ave. Duration
15 h
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$250 - $550
Schedules at
greatsouthernrail.com.au
Everyday Daynighter Seat
$255
Advanced Gold Single Cabin
$468
Low Gold Single Cabin
$526
Everyday Gold Single Cabin
$624
Bus operators
Greyhound Australia
Phone
1300 473946
Website
greyhound.com.au
Bus from Broome to Katherine
Ave. Duration
22 h 56 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$130 - $230
Schedules at
Greyhound.com.au
Book at
Greyhound.com.au
Saver
$130 - $200
Flexifare
$160 - $230
Bus from Katherine to Alice Springs
Ave. Duration
16 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$95 - $170
Schedules at
Greyhound.com.au
Book at
Greyhound.com.au
Saver
$95 - $140
Flexifare
$120 - $170

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