There are 4 ways to get from Perth to Coober Pedy by plane, train, bus or car

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Fly  •  11 h 47 min

  1. Fly from Perth (PER) to Coober Pedy (CPD) PER - CPD

$267 - $381

3 alternative options

Train, bus  •  2 days 3 h

  1. Take the train from Perth to Adelaide Parklands Indian Pacific
  2. Take the bus from Adelaide to Coober Pedy Gx580

$507 - $1,131

Train, bus via Marla  •  2 days 12 h

  1. Take the train from Perth to Adelaide Parklands
  2. Take the train from Adelaide Parklands to Marla
  3. Take the bus from Marla to Coober Pedy

$703 - $1,598

Drive  •  31 h 52 min

  1. Drive from Perth to Coober Pedy 1826.1 miles

$260 - $380

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The cheapest way to get from Perth to Coober Pedy is to fly which costs $360 - $550 and takes 11 h 47 min.

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The quickest way to get from Perth to Coober Pedy is to fly which costs $360 - $550 and takes 11 h 47 min.

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The distance between Perth and Coober Pedy is 1837 km. The road distance is 2921.7 km.

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The best way to get from Perth to Coober Pedy without a car is to train and bus which takes 2 days 3 h and costs $700 - $1,600.

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It takes approximately 11 h 47 min to get from Perth to Coober Pedy, including transfers.

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There is no direct flight from Perth Airport to Coober Pedy Airport. The quickest flight takes 15 h 50 min and has one stopover.

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Coober Pedy is 1 h 30 min ahead of Perth. It is currently 8:45 PM in Perth and 10:15 PM in Coober Pedy.

Yes, the driving distance between Perth to Coober Pedy is 2922 km. It takes approximately 31 h 52 min to drive from Perth to Coober Pedy.

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Tigerair Australia, Virgin Australia, Jetstar and two other airlines offer flights from Perth Airport to Coober Pedy Airport.

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There are 27+ hotels available in Coober Pedy. Prices start at $83 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Perth to Coober Pedy.
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  • Distance: 1148.2 miles
  • Duration: 11 h 47 min

What companies run services between Perth, WA, Australia and Coober Pedy, SA, Australia?

Qantas, Regional Express and three other airlines fly from Perth to Coober Pedy every 4 hours.

Airlines
Regional Express
Website
rex.com.au
Flights from Perth to Coober Pedy via Melbourne, Adelaide
Ave. Duration
10 h
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$310 - $550
Flights from Perth to Coober Pedy via Sydney, Adelaide
Ave. Duration
11 h 50 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$250 - $360
Flights from Perth to Coober Pedy via Adelaide
Ave. Duration
15 h 45 min
When
Tuesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$270 - $750
Flights from Perth to Coober Pedy via Brisbane, Adelaide
Ave. Duration
14 h 35 min
When
Tuesday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$410 - $850
Flights from Perth to Coober Pedy via Denpasar, Adelaide
Ave. Duration
15 h 50 min
When
Tuesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$300 - $550
Train operators
Great Southern Rail - Indian Pacific
Phone
1800 703 357
Email
sales.enquiries@gsr.com.au
Website
greatsouthernrail.com.au
Train from Perth to Adelaide Parklands
Ave. Duration
38 h 30 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$430 - $1,100
Schedules at
greatsouthernrail.com.au
Everyday Daynighter Seat
$434
Advanced Gold Single Cabin
$700 - $1,000
Low Gold Single Cabin
$750 - $1,100
Everyday Gold Single Cabin
$900 - $1,200
Great Southern Rail - The Ghan
Website
greatsouthernrail.com.au
Train from Adelaide Parklands to Marla
Ave. Duration
17 h 45 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$250 - $550
Schedules at
greatsouthernrail.com.au
Everyday Daynighter Seat
$257
Advanced Gold Single Cabin
$472
Low Gold Single Cabin
$529
Everyday Gold Single Cabin
$628
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 Adelaide to Coober Pedy
Ave. Duration
11 h 15 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$70 - $120
Schedules at
Greyhound.com.au
Book at
Greyhound.com.au
Saver
$70 - $100
Flexifare
$85 - $120
Bus from Marla to Coober Pedy
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$19 - $40
Schedules at
Greyhound.com.au
Book at
Greyhound.com.au
Saver
$19 - $28
Flexifare
$28 - $40

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