There are 5 ways to get from Mataranka to Darwin by bus, train, car or plane

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Bus via Katherine  •  6 h 35 min

  1. Take the bus from Mataranka to Katherine Gx880
  2. Take the bus from Katherine to Darwin Gx880

$35 - $78

4 alternative options

Bus  •  6 h 50 min

  1. Take the bus from Mataranka to Darwin Gx880

$35 - $65

Bus, train  •  7 h 3 min

  1. Take the bus from Mataranka to Katherine Gx880
  2. Take the train from Katherine to Darwin The Ghan

$117 - $249

Drive  •  4 h 24 min

  1. Drive from Mataranka to Darwin 264.1 miles

$35 - $55

Bus, fly  •  5 h 55 min

  1. Take the bus from Mataranka to Katherine
  2. Fly from Katherine (KTR) to Darwin (DRW) KTR - DRW

$235 - $619

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The cheapest way to get from Mataranka to Darwin is to drive which costs $50 - $75 and takes 4 h 24 min.

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The quickest way to get from Mataranka to Darwin is to drive which costs $50 - $75 and takes 4 h 24 min.

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The distance between Mataranka and Darwin is 365 km. The road distance is 422.6 km.

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It takes approximately 6 h 35 min to get from Mataranka to Darwin, including transfers.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Mataranka and arriving at Darwin. Services depart twice daily. The journey takes approximately 6 h 50 min.

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What companies run services between Mataranka, NT, Australia and Darwin, NT, Australia?

You can take a bus from Mataranka to Darwin via Katherine in around 6 h 35 min.

Airlines
Airnorth
Website
flyairnorth.com
Flights from Katherine to Darwin
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$190 - $550
Train operators
Great Southern Rail - The Ghan
Website
greatsouthernrail.com.au
Train from Katherine to Darwin
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$70 - $180
Schedules at
greatsouthernrail.com.au
Everyday Daynighter Seat
$72
Advanced Gold Single Cabin
$132
Low Gold Single Cabin
$181
Everyday Gold Single Cabin
$217
Bus operators
Greyhound Australia
Phone
1300 473946
Website
greyhound.com.au
Bus from Mataranka to Katherine
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$9 - $23
Schedules at
Greyhound.com.au
Book at
Greyhound.com.au
Saver
$9 - $13
Flexifare
$16 - $23
Bus from Katherine to Darwin
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$26 - $55
Schedules at
Greyhound.com.au
Book at
Greyhound.com.au
Saver
$26 - $40
Flexifare
$35 - $55
Bus from Mataranka to Darwin
Ave. Duration
6 h 50 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$35 - $65
Schedules at
Greyhound.com.au
Book at
Greyhound.com.au
Saver
$35 - $55
Flexifare
$45 - $65

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