There are 3 ways to get from Darwin to Broome by plane, bus or car

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Recommended option

Fly  •  6 h 8 min

  1. Fly from Darwin (DRW) to Broome (BME) DRW - BME

$165 - $705

Cheapest option

Bus  •  23 h 40 min

  1. Take the bus from Darwin to Broome Gx860

$160 - $270

1 alternative option

Drive  •  21 h 15 min

  1. Drive from Darwin to Broome 1170.8 miles

$160 - $250

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The cheapest way to get from Darwin to Broome is to drive which costs $230 - $340 and takes 21 h 15 min.

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The quickest way to get from Darwin to Broome is to fly which costs $220 - $1,000 and takes 6 h 8 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Darwin and arriving at Broome. Services depart six times a week, and operate Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday. The journey takes approximately 23 h 40 min.

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The distance between Darwin and Broome is 1108 km. The road distance is 1873.2 km.

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The best way to get from Darwin to Broome without a car is to bus which takes 23 h 40 min and costs $220 - $370.

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It takes approximately 6 h 8 min to get from Darwin to Broome, including transfers.

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

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The best way to get from Darwin to Broome is to fly which takes 6 h 8 min and costs $220 - $1,000. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $220 - $370 and takes 23 h 40 min.

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Map of how to get from Darwin to Broome.
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  • Distance: 692.5 miles
  • Duration: 6 h 8 min

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

Airnorth flies from Darwin to Broome once daily. Alternatively, Greyhound Australia operates a bus from Darwin to Broome 6 times a week. Tickets cost $160 - $270 and the journey takes 23 h 40 min.

Flights from Darwin to Broome via Kununurra
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $700
Bus operators
Greyhound Australia

Greyhound Australia is the country’s only long distance bus operator running services in all states and territories. Greyhound Australia has been operating for 110 years and is the leading bus company in Australia. The extensive network now covers most of the Australian mainland and services more than 5 million passengers every year. Buses are equipped for the long journeys, with free WiFi, air-conditioning, full disability access, USB chargers in every seat and an on-board restroom.

Contact Details
1300 473946
Bus from Darwin to Broome
Ave. Duration
23 h 40 min
6 times a week
Estimated price
$160 - $270
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$160 - $230
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