How to travel from Alice Springs to Devonport, Australia

The distance between Alice Springs and Devonport is around 2,298km (1,428 miles) and the quickest way to get there is to fly which takes around 4h 20m.

6 routes found

We've found 6 different ways to get from Alice Springs to Devonport by plane, bus, train, ferry 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 Alice Springs (ASP) to Devonport (DPO).

  • Duration4h 20m
  • Flight time3h 55m
  • Typical cost
    A$540($365)
Operated by

Qantas

1 similiar route

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Bus and Ferry

Take the bus to Adelaide and then to Melbourne then take a ferry to Devonport.

  • Duration1 day 18h
  • Departsonce daily
  • Typical cost
    A$475($320)
Operated by

Multiple operators

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Train and Ferry

Take the train to Adelaide Parklands and then to Southern Cross then take a ferry to Devonport.

  • Duration1 day 19h
  • Departsonce a week
  • Typical cost
    A$745($500)
Operated by

Multiple operators

1 similiar route

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Car and Ferry

Drive to Port Melbourne then take a ferry to Devonport.

  • Duration1 day 8h
  • Departstwice daily
  • Typical cost
    A$440($295)
Operated by

Multiple operators

Frequently asked questionsabout travel between Alice Springs and Devonport

There are several options for getting from Alice Springs to Devonport by plane, bus, train, ferry and car. The cheapest option is to drive and then take a ferry which costs around A$440 ($295) and will take around 1 day 8h. If you need to get there more quickly, you can fly and arrive in approximately 4h 20m, though it is a bit more costly at approximately A$540 ($365).

The distance between Alice Springs and Devonport is around 2,298km (1,428 miles).

It takes around 5h 40m to get from Alice Springs and Devonport by plane and bus.

The quickest way to get from Alice Springs to Devonport is to fly which takes around 4h 20m and will set you back approx A$540 ($365).

The cheapest way to travel between Alice Springs and Devonport is to drive and then take a ferry which will typically cost around A$440 ($295) for a standard one-way ticket.

Train travel

There is no train service that runs between Alice Springs and Devonport. We recommend that you fly from Alice Springs (ASP) to Devonport (DPO). instead which will take 4h 20m.

Bus travel

Sorry, looks like there is no bus service that runs between Alice Springs and Devonport. We recommend that you fly from Alice Springs (ASP) to Devonport (DPO). instead which will take 4h 20m.

Flights and Airlines

Yes you can fly from Alice Springs and Devonport. Flights depart from Alice Springs (ASP) and arrive at Devonport (DPO) - via Melbourne (MEL). The flight takes around 3h 55m.

There is no direct flight from Alice Springs to Devonport. There is however a flight that goes via Melbourne (MEL). This services will take at least 4h 20m (not including layover time).

The flight from Alice Springs to Devonport typically takes around 3h 55m. Flights depart from Alice Springs (ASP) and and arrive into Devonport (DPO).

The closest major airport to Devonport is Devonport Airport (DPO) (DPO) which is approximately 6km (3 miles) from Devonport. Burnie Wynyard Airport (BWT) (BWT) and Hobart Airport (HBA) (HBA) are also nearby and might be a better alternative airport depending on where you are flying from.

Drive yourself

No, its not really possible or feasible to drive from Alice Springs to Devonport. We recommend that you fly from Alice Springs (ASP) to Launceston (LST) then take the bus to Devonport Interchange. instead which will take 5h 40m.

If you don't have a car, the easiest way to get from Alice Springs to Devonport is to fly and then take the bus which takes, on average, 5h 40m and will usually cost around A$550 ($370).

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Compare travel optionsbetween Alice Springs and Devonport

Transport options from Alice Springs to Devonport
Transport optionDurationCostFrequencyDistance
Fly + 1 similar
4h 20m
A$540($365)
on demand2,298km (1,428 miles)
Plane and Bus5h 40m
A$550($370)
every 20 mins2,469km (1,534 miles)
Bus and Ferry
1 day 18h
A$475($320)
once daily2,715km (1,687 miles)
Train and Ferry + 1 similar
1 day 19h
A$745($500)
once a week2,802km (1,741 miles)
Bus, Train and Ferry1 day 17h
A$525($355)
once daily2,799km (1,739 miles)
Car and Ferry
1 day 8h
A$440($295)
twice daily2,692km (1,672 miles)

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Airports near Devonport

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

DPO
Devonport Airport (DPO)
Domestic Airport
Distance
6km (3 miles) from Devonport
BWT
Burnie Wynyard Airport (BWT)
Domestic Airport
Distance
57km (36 miles) from Devonport
HBA
Hobart Airport (HBA)
International Airport
Distance
207km (129 miles) from Devonport