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There are 4 ways to get from Port Pirie to Moonta by bus, taxi or car

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Recommended

Bus, taxi

  1. Take the bus from Port Pirie to Bute
  2. Take a taxi from Bute to Moonta

Cheapest

Bus

  1. Take the bus from Port Pirie to Port Wakefield
  2. Take the bus from Port Wakefield to Moonta Cnr Henry & Milne

Taxi

  1. Take a taxi from Port Pirie to Moonta

Drive

  1. Drive from Port Pirie to Moonta

Port Pirie to Moonta by bus

The bus journey time between Port Pirie and Moonta is around 7h 16m and covers a distance of around 214 km. This includes an average layover time of around 4h 31m. The fastest bus normally takes 6h 21m. Operated by Stateliner and Yorke Peninsula Coaches, the Port Pirie to Moonta bus service departs from Port Pirie and arrives in Moonta Cnr Henry & Milne. Typically four buses run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

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Average bus journey times

Time on bus:
2h 45m
Layover time:
4h 31m
Total time:
7h 16m

Bus route information

Fastest bus time:
6h 21m
Bus distance:
214 km
Buses per week:
4
Cheapest price:
$57
Carbon emissions:
26 kg CO2

First and last buses

First bus departs at:
11:25
Last bus departs at:
11:25

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Port Pirie to Moonta bus schedules

Port Pirie → Moonta
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Domestic travel is not restricted, but some conditions may apply

  • Face masks are recommended
  • There is a social distancing requirement of 1.5 metres
  • Regional restriction measures in place
  • Domestic border crossings may be subject to approval, testing and quarantine

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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Moonta is 1800 020 080.

Wearing a face mask on public transport in Moonta is subject to regional advice.

The social distance requirement in Moonta is 1.5 metres.

Make yourself known to an official member of staff and/or call the national coronavirus helpline number on 1800 020 080.

Last updated: 20 Sep 2021
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Questions & Answers

The most affordable way to get from Port Pirie to Moonta is to drive, which costs $15 - $22 and takes 1h 25m.

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The quickest way to get from Port Pirie to Moonta is to taxi which costs $160 - $200 and takes 1h 25m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Port Pirie to Moonta. However, there are services departing from Port Pirie and arriving at Moonta Cnr Henry & Milne via Port Wakefield. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3h 45m.

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The distance between Port Pirie and Moonta is 106 km. The road distance is 122.5 km.

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The best way to get from Port Pirie to Moonta without a car is to bus and taxi which takes 1h 47m and costs $85 - $110.

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It takes approximately 1h 47m to get from Port Pirie to Moonta, including transfers.

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Port Pirie to Moonta bus services, operated by Stateliner, depart from Port Pirie station.

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Port Pirie to Moonta bus services, operated by Yorke Peninsula Coaches, arrive at Moonta Cnr Henry & Milne station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Port Pirie to Moonta is 123 km. It takes approximately 1h 25m to drive from Port Pirie to Moonta.

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  • Distance: 106 km
  • Duration: 1h 47m

What companies run services between Port Pirie, SA, Australia and Moonta, SA, Australia?

You can take a bus from Port Pirie to Moonta via Port Wakefield in around 3h 45m.

Bus operators
Stateliner
Phone
1300 851 345
Email
adlterm@premierstateliner.com.au
Website
stateliner.com.au
Bus from Port Pirie to Bute
Ave. Duration
59 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$21 - $35
Schedules at
stateliner.com.au
Bus from Port Pirie to Port Wakefield
Ave. Duration
1h 39m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$27 - $40
Schedules at
stateliner.com.au
Yorke Peninsula Coaches
Phone
(08) 8821 2755
Email
enquiries@ypcoaches.com.au
Website
ypcoaches.com.au
Bus from Port Wakefield to Moonta Cnr Henry & Milne
Ave. Duration
1h 6m
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$30 - $35
Schedules at
ypcoaches.com.au
Other operators
Taxi from Bute to Moonta
Ave. Duration
48 min
Estimated price
$65 - $80
Copper Triangle Taxis
Phone
+61 8 8821 3444
Website
131008.com

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