Cheap flights from Adelaide to Alice Springs

Flight information Adelaide to Alice Springs

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Average flight time, total distance 1319 kilometres

2h 5min

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Alice Springs

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Direct flights from Adelaide to Alice Springs 

Virgin Australia and Qantas provide regular direct flights on this route. There are also some indirect flights run by Virgin Australia, Qantas and Jetstar each week.

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Adelaide Airport (ADL) information

Getting there 

The airport in Adelaide sits about 6 kilometres from the CBD and is a 15-minute drive away. You can make your way to the terminal in a taxi, on a bus, in your own car (there’s parking on site), or in an Airport City Shuttle bus. 

Terminal information 

On the day of your flight to Alice Springs, go to the domestic terminal at Adelaide Airport. While you wait for the plane to board, you can purchase a drink or meal from one of the airport’s eateries, or do some last-minute shopping at the variety of on-site stores. 

When you land at Alice Springs Airport in the Northern Territory, you will find passenger facilities such as an on-site cafeteria, a couple of stores, a post box, some ATMs, and free WiFi throughout the building.

Alice Springs information

Time difference from Adelaide to Alice Springs

Adelaide and Alice Springs are both on the same time zones for most of the year, except for daylight savings periods when Adelaide winds clocks forward by one hour.


Alice Springs gets incredibly hot during the summer months and is best visited in cooler times of the year.

Expect to pay 

Alice Springs has a very similar cost of living to Adelaide. For example, the average cost of a regular coffee in Adelaide is $4.10, while in Alice Springs it is $4.17.

Transportation to city centre 

Alice Springs Airport is situated around 15 kilometres from the city centre, a drive which takes approximately 15 minutes. The CBD can be reached via taxi for about $30, or you can take the Alice Springs Airport Shuttle. There are also hire cars available, or private airport transfers.

Mode of payment

While you’re in Alice Springs you can use Australian dollars (AUD) to pay for purchases, or else a credit or debit card at most venues.

If you’d like to read more information about flying to Alice Springs, go to this page.

Please note: all information is correct as of April 2016.

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