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Darwin attractions

Reaching Darwin

Darwin accommodation

Darwin Bus
Darwin long distance bus services are provided by McCafferty's and Greyhound and the drop off point is in the city centre at 67 - 69 Mitchell Street.

There are direct services between Darwin and Alice Springs, between Darwin and Broome, and between Darwin and Kakadu National Park. Connecting services link Darwin with Adelaide via Alice Springs, Perth via Broome, and Brisbane via Tennant Creek and Mt. Isa. The bus companies offer various passes aimed specifically at those who wish to visit the Northern Territory, usually including visits to Kakadu National Park and Ayers Rock. If you intend to come here by bus, one of these passes will offer the best value. Greyhound (13 14 99).


Darwin train
The top end now has it's first rail link, the Alice Springs Darwin railway line opened in 2004 and The Ghan (132 147) runs a weekly round trip between the cities.


Darwin airport
There are flights to Darwin and Alice Springs with Qantas, Jetstar or Virgin from all major Australia destinations. It is also possible for overseas visitors to use Darwin as an entry or exit point for Australia. Qantas along with a few other Asian carriers have international flights.

The Darwin airport (08 8290 1850) is located 11km from the city centre. A number of shuttle services operate between the airport and Darwin hotels. Darwin Airport Shuttle Bus (08 8981 5066). Flight information: Qantas 131 223; Virgin Blue 136789; Jetstar (131538( Garuda Indonesia 8981 6422; Royal Brunei Airlines 8941 0966.


Darwin by road
Darwin is a long drive from most places, but it can be done and a great way to view the outback. The main road to travel is the Stuart Highway, with the trip between Alice Springs and Darwin taking at least 3 days. To drive easterly to Tennant Creek you would need to take the Barkly Highway and to the west is the Victoria Highway.


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