Getting to Alice Springs, NT

Alice Springs is located almost precisely in the geographical centre of Australia; it is a thriving, modern community of 28,000 Territorians, this makes it easily accessible from everywhere in Australia, with getting to Alice Springs a flight time of under 3 hours from all mainland capital cities.

Please see the following table or visit the Alice Springs Airport website for a schedule of flights getting to Alice Springs.

Flight Schedule - From...

Qantas – Daily

Virgin – Monday, Wednesday, Thursday

Qantas – Daily

Qantas – Daily

Qantas – Saturday, Sunday

Qantas – Daily

Qantas – Daily

Virgin – Monday, Wednesday, Thursday

Qantas – Daily

Qantas – Daily

Qantas – Daily

Airport Location

Alice Springs Airport is a modern, fully air-conditioned terminal located 15 kilometres to the south of the township of Alice Springs, the main entry point and heart of Central Australia.  Located between the East and West MacDonnell Ranges, Alice Springs is Australia’s most famous outback town.  With a population of over 27,000, it offers capital-city facilities without losing touch with its pioneering heritage and Outback friendliness.

Alice Springs Airport offers a range of services and facilities to visitors and passengers who are getting to Alice Springs to enjoy an iconic Australian setting.

Most routes in Alice Springs and its surrounds have traffic indicator signs directing to the Airport. Follow these symbols for the most direct route to the airport.

For detailed driving directions from your origin to the airport, visit www.whereis.com.au and select ‘Airports’ from the areas of interest menu.

Airport Transfers

Airport transfers (shuttle) are available through Alice Wanderer Airport Transfers. Their service meets every flight arriving into Alice Springs and they will transfer you directly to your accommodation.

Contact Alice Wanderer Airport Transfers

  • Phone: 1800 722 111 (within Australia) or +61 8 8952 2111
  • Email: info@alicewanderer.com.au
  • Website: www.alicewanderer.com.au
  • The first two passengers are $16 per person and each additional passenger is $11 (one way).

Taxi

Taxi fares are approximately $40.00 – $45.00 one way.