Costs will depend on where you are flying from and to and the time of year.
Estimated Costs* in AUD below:
To Darwin: $500 - $3,000
To Sydney: $200 - $3,000
Sydney to Darwin: $150 - $500
Sydney to Alice Springs: $300 - $600
Darwin to Alice Springs: $300 - $500
*We recommend you research your flights through Webjet for an accurate quote.
Darwin International Airport is located in Darwin’s northern suburbs and is approximately 8km from Darwin city centre. If you plan to arrive at Darwin International Airport from overseas, you may need to transit through either Singapore Changi Airport, Bali International Airport or through other Australian cities such as Sydney, Melbourne or Perth. If you book a connecting flight, it is important to have at least two hours between your arrival and departure times to allow for any unexpected delays.
Note that due to COVID-19 travel restrictions, these arrangements may be different. More information can be found at Australian Government’s advice for international travellers.
Darwin International Airport
Sydney International Airport is Australia’s busiest airport. The airport is located about 8km south of Sydney’s city centre and has convenient transport to the city by both road, rail and buses. You may find different flight routes to Sydney International Airport however due to COVID-19 travel restrictions, these arrangements may be different. More information can be found at Australian Government’s advice for international travellers.
Sydney International Airport
Alice Springs only has a domestic airport. You will need to fly to Darwin or to Sydney and then book another flight to Alice Springs.
Alice Springs Airport
Melbourne has two airports. The airport you choose will depend on the airline you fly with. Melbourne International Airport is Melbourne’s largest airport and the second busiest airport in Australia. It is 23 kilometres northwest of the city centre and most international flights land at Melbourne Airport as well as many domestic flights.
Airport Pick up
Darwin: flying into Darwin you can arrange a free airport pick up. Details on how to arrange this can be found here.
Sydney: there are a few transport options from Sydney Airport by
1. Train, shuttle or bus
2. Taxi or other ride share
3. Rental car
Details of transport options can be found online here. If you have arrived at the International terminal and need to catch a domestic flight to Darwin or Alice Springs, here is more information on how to catch your next flight.
Alice Springs: details on the transport options from the airport to your accommodation can be found online here.
Unless you are taking advantage of the free airport pick up in Darwin, it is recommended to keep aside $15 - $100 AUD for airport transfers.