How to get to & get around Darwin

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How to get to and from Darwin

AirlinesAirlines

Darwin airport is located approximately 7km from the centre of the city. Darwin Airport Shuttle Bus (phone 08 8981 5066) provides regular bus services from the Airport into the centre of town.

  • Qantas (Phone 13 13 13) has flights from Darwin to most major cities around Australia.

  • Virgin Australia (Phone 13 67 89) has flights from Darwin to Perth, Melbourne and Brisbane with connections to most other major cities in Australia.

  • Jetstar (Phone 13 15 38) has flights from Darwin to Cairns, Brisbane, Sydney and Melbourne with connections to most other major cities in Australia.

  • Air North (Phone 1800 627 474) has flights from Darwin to Kununurra, Broome, Port Headland, Karratha, Perth, Mt Isa and the Gold Coast, along with several other smaller destinations in the Northern Territory.

  • Skywest (Phone 1300 66 00 88) has flights from Darwin to Kununurra, Broom and Perth.

There are also many international airlines that operate from overseas destinations to Darwin.

Bus ServicesBus/coach services

  • Greyhound (Phone 1300 473 946) has bus services that operate from Darwin to most major cities around Australia, stopping at most other towns and cities in between.

  • Oz Experience (Phone 1300 300 328) offers a jump on, jump off bus service that operates from Darwin south to Alice Springs.

Train ServicesTrain services

The Ghan runs through the centre of Australia from Adelaide to Darwin. Fore more information; phone 13 21 47.

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How to get around Darwin

Public TransportPublic transport

The Northern Territory Transport Group provides local bus public transport around Darwin. For more information visit their website.

TaxisTaxis

  • Darwin Radio Taxis, Phone 131 008
  • Blue Taxi Company, Phone 13 8294 / 13 TAXI