There are 5 ways to get from Perth to Port Augusta by plane, bus, train or car

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Fly to Whyalla, bus  •  8 h 19 min

  1. Fly from Perth (PER) to Whyalla (WYA) PER - WYA
  2. Take the bus from Whyalla to Port Augusta

$297 - $738

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Fly to Adelaide, bus  •  11 h 39 min

  1. Fly from Perth (PER) to Adelaide (ADL) PER - ADL
  2. Take the bus from Adelaide to Port Augusta

$152 - $373

3 alternative options

Fly to Port Augusta  •  9 h 47 min

  1. Fly from Perth (PER) to Port Augusta (PUG) PER - PUG

$248 - $293

Train, bus  •  43 h 55 min

  1. Take the train from Perth to Adelaide Parklands Indian Pacific
  2. Take the bus from Adelaide to Port Augusta Meal Break Gx580

$472 - $1,075

Drive  •  26 h 26 min

  1. Drive from Perth to Port Augusta 1491.4 miles

$210 - $310

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The cheapest way to get from Perth to Port Augusta is to fly and bus which costs $200 - $550 and takes 11 h 39 min.

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The quickest way to get from Perth to Port Augusta is to fly and bus which costs $400 - $1,100 and takes 8 h 19 min.

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The distance between Perth and Port Augusta is 2058 km. The road distance is 2386.3 km.

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The best way to get from Perth to Port Augusta without a car is to train and bus which takes 43 h 55 min and costs $600 - $1,500.

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It takes approximately 8 h 19 min to get from Perth to Port Augusta, including transfers.

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There is no direct flight from Perth Airport to Whyalla Airport. The quickest flight takes 4 h 40 min and has one stopover.

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Port Augusta is 1 h 30 min ahead of Perth. It is currently 9:41 PM in Perth and 11:11 PM in Port Augusta.

Yes, the driving distance between Perth to Port Augusta is 2386 km. It takes approximately 26 h 26 min to drive from Perth to Port Augusta.

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Virgin Australia, Regional Express and Qantas offer flights from Perth Airport to Whyalla Airport.

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There are 11+ hotels available in Port Augusta. Prices start at $72 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Perth to Port Augusta.
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  • Distance: 1286 miles
  • Duration: 8 h 19 min

What companies run services between Perth, WA, Australia and Port Augusta, SA, Australia?

Tigerair Australia, Regional Express and three other airlines fly from Perth to Port Augusta 3 times a day.

Airlines
Qantas
Website
qantas.com
Flights from Perth to Whyalla via Adelaide
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$310 - $900
Flights from Perth to Whyalla via Melbourne, Adelaide
Ave. Duration
8 h 50 min
When
Friday
Estimated price
$390 - $950
Flights from Perth to Whyalla via Alice Springs, Adelaide
Ave. Duration
9 h 30 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$390 - $950
Flights from Perth to Adelaide
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $500
Flights from Perth to Adelaide via Melbourne
Ave. Duration
5 h 50 min
When
Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$150 - $500
Regional Express
Website
rex.com.au
Flights from Perth to Whyalla via Adelaide
Ave. Duration
5 h 22 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$290 - $800
Flights from Perth to Port Augusta via Melbourne, Adelaide
Ave. Duration
7 h 50 min
When
Monday and Tuesday
Estimated price
$230 - $270
Flights from Perth to Port Augusta via Adelaide
Ave. Duration
14 h 40 min
When
Monday, Wednesday and Sunday
Estimated price
$250 - $700
Flights from Perth to Port Augusta via Brisbane, Adelaide
Ave. Duration
15 h 50 min
When
Wednesday and Sunday
Estimated price
$410 - $900
Virgin Australia
Website
virginaustralia.com
Flights from Perth to Adelaide
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $430
Flights from Perth to Adelaide via Melbourne
Ave. Duration
6 h
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$120 - $430
Jetstar
Website
jetstar.com
Flights from Perth to Adelaide
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $390
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
$436
Advanced Gold Single Cabin
$700 - $1,000
Low Gold Single Cabin
$750 - $1,100
Everyday Gold Single Cabin
$900 - $1,200
Bus operators
Premier Stateliner
Website
premierstateliner.com.au
Bus from Whyalla to Port Augusta
Ave. Duration
56 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$14 - $21
Schedules at
premierstateliner.com.au
Bus from Adelaide to Port Augusta
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Schedules at
premierstateliner.com.au
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 Port Augusta Meal Break
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$26 - $50
Schedules at
Greyhound.com.au
Book at
Greyhound.com.au
Saver
$26 - $40
Flexifare
$35 - $50

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The best way to get from Perth to Perth Airport is to line 40 bus which takes 31 min and costs $5 - $7.

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