There are 4 ways to get from Mataranka to Darwin by bus, plane or car

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Bus, fly  •  3 h 42 min

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

$246 - $630

Cheapest option

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

$34 - $72

2 alternative options

Bus  •  6 h 50 min

  1. Take the bus from Mataranka to Darwin Gx880

$30 - $65

Drive  •  4 h 24 min

  1. Drive from Mataranka to Darwin 264.1 miles

$35 - $55

Questions & Answers

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Mataranka and arriving at Darwin. Services depart once daily. The journey takes approximately 6 h 50 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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The best way to get from Mataranka to Darwin without a car is to bus which takes 6 h 35 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 3 h 42 min to get from Mataranka to Darwin, including transfers.

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

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The quickest flight from Katherine Airport to Darwin Airport is the direct flight which takes 55 min.

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Mataranka to Darwin bus services, operated by Greyhound Australia, arrive at Darwin station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Mataranka to Darwin is 423 km. It takes approximately 4 h 24 min to drive from Mataranka to Darwin.

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Airnorth offers flights from Katherine Airport to Darwin Airport.

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There are 139+ hotels available in Darwin. Prices start at $70 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Mataranka to Darwin.
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  • Distance: 228 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 42 min

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
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
Phone
1300 473946
Website
greyhound.com.au
Bus from Mataranka to Katherine
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$8 - $22
Book at
Greyhound.com.au
Saver
$8 - $13
Flexifare
$15 - $22
Bus from Katherine to Darwin
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$25 - $50
Book at
Greyhound.com.au
Saver
$25 - $40
Flexifare
$35 - $50
Bus from Mataranka to Darwin
Ave. Duration
6 h 50 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$30 - $65
Book at
Greyhound.com.au
Saver
$30 - $50
Flexifare
$45 - $65

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