How to travel from Adelaide to Albany, Australia

The distance between Adelaide and Albany is around 2,509km (1,559 miles) and the quickest way to get there is to fly which takes around 5hrs.

4 routes found

We've found 4 different ways to get from Adelaide to Albany by plane, bus, train and car. The recommended routes, which include information on duration, ticket price, and level of difficulty, can be found below.

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Fly

Fly from Adelaide (ADL) to Albany (ALH).

  • Duration5hrs
  • Flight time4h 30m
  • Typical cost
    A$765($515)
Operated by

Qantas

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1 similiar route

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Train and Bus

Take the train to Perth then take the bus to Proudlove Pde Transwa Albany.

  • Duration2 days
  • Departsonce a week
  • Typical cost
    A$675($455)
Operated by

Multiple operators

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Drive

Drive to Albany.

  • Duration1 day 2h
  • Distance2,638km (1,639 miles)
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Frequently asked questionsabout travel between Adelaide and Albany

There are several options for getting from Adelaide to Albany by plane, bus, train and car. The cheapest option is to fly and then take the bus which costs around A$235 ($155) and will take around 9h 50m. If you need to get there more quickly, you can fly and arrive in approximately 5hrs, though it is a bit more costly at approximately A$765 ($515).

The distance between Adelaide and Albany is around 2,509km (1,559 miles). In a direct line (as the crow flies), the distance is 1,884km (1,171 miles)

It takes around 5hrs to get from Adelaide and Albany by plane. If you are travelling by car it will take around 1 day 2h to drive there.

The quickest way to get from Adelaide to Albany is to fly which takes around 5hrs and will set you back approx A$765 ($515).

The cheapest way to travel between Adelaide and Albany, if you exclude driving, is to fly and then take the bus which will typically cost around A$235 ($155) for a standard one-way ticket.

Train travel

There is no train service that runs between Adelaide and Albany. We recommend that you fly from Adelaide (ADL) to Albany (ALH). instead which will take 5hrs.

Bus travel

Sorry, looks like there is no bus service that runs between Adelaide and Albany. We recommend that you fly from Adelaide (ADL) to Albany (ALH). instead which will take 5hrs.

Flights and Airlines

Yes you can fly from Adelaide and Albany. Flights depart from Adelaide (ADL) and arrive at Albany (ALH) - via Perth (PER). The flight takes around 4h 30m.

There is no direct flight from Adelaide to Albany. There is however a flight that goes via Perth (PER). This services will take at least 5hrs (not including layover time).

The flight from Adelaide to Albany typically takes around 4h 30m. Flights depart from Adelaide (ADL) and and arrive into Albany (ALH).

The closest major airport to Albany is Albany Airport (ALH) (ALH) which is approximately 11km (7 miles) from Albany. Busselton Airport (BQB) (BQB) and Perth Airport (PER) (PER) are also nearby and might be a better alternative airport depending on where you are flying from.

Drive yourself

Yes it is possible to drive from Adelaide and Albany. The distance is around 2,638km (1,639 miles) by road and it will take around 1 day 2h in normal traffic conditons.

If you don't have a car, the easiest way to get from Adelaide to Albany is to fly which takes, on average, 5hrs and will usually cost around A$765 ($515).

How do I get from Adelaide to Albany

Compare travel optionsbetween Adelaide and Albany

Transport options from Adelaide to Albany
Transport optionDurationCostFrequencyDistance
Fly + 1 similar
5hrs
A$765($515)
every 20 mins2,509km (1,559 miles)
Plane and Bus9h 50m
A$235($155)
once daily2,544km (1,581 miles)
Train and Bus
2 days
A$675($455)
once a week3,074km (1,910 miles)
Drive
1 day 2h
A$350($235)
on demand2,638km (1,639 miles)

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Airports near Albany

The following major airports near Albany offer regular flights to various popular destinations within Australia and internationally.

ALH
Albany Airport (ALH)
Domestic Airport
Distance
11km (7 miles) from Albany
BQB
Busselton Airport (BQB)
Domestic Airport
Distance
272km (169 miles) from Albany
PER
Perth Airport (PER)
International Airport
Distance
387km (241 miles) from Albany