How to travel from Batemans Bay to Darwin, Australia

The distance between Batemans Bay and Darwin is around 3,314km (2,059 miles) and the quickest way to get there is to fly which takes around 6hrs.

8 routes found

We've found 8 different ways to get from Batemans Bay to Darwin by bus, plane, 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 Moruya (MYA) to Darwin (DRW).

  • Duration6hrs
  • Flight time5h 30m
  • Typical cost
    A$655($440)
Operated by

Regional Express

+ 3 others

3 similiar routes

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5 x bus
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Bus

Take the bus to Jolimont Centre, Albury, Franklin Street then Alice Springs and then to Darwin.

  • Duration2 days 14h
  • Departsonce daily
  • Typical cost
    A$755($510)
Operated by

Multiple bus operators

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3 x train
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Bus and Train

Take the bus to Bairnsdale Station then take the train to Southern Cross then Adelaide and then to Darwin.

  • Duration3 days 5h
  • Departstwice a week
  • Typical cost
    A$1,225($825)
Operated by

Multiple operators

1 similiar route

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car
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Drive

Drive to Darwin.

  • Duration1 day 17h
  • Distance4,196km (2,607 miles)
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Frequently asked questionsabout travel between Batemans Bay and Darwin

There are several options for getting from Batemans Bay to Darwin by bus, plane, train and car. The cheapest option is to take the bus, then take the train and then fly which costs around A$485 ($325) and will take around 9h 20m. If you need to get there more quickly, you can fly and arrive in approximately 6hrs, though it is a bit more costly at approximately A$655 ($440).

The distance between Batemans Bay and Darwin is around 3,314km (2,059 miles). In a direct line (as the crow flies), the distance is 3,232km (2,008 miles)

It takes around 7h 40m to get from Batemans Bay and Darwin by bus and plane. If you are travelling by car it will take around 1 day 17h to drive there.

The quickest way to get from Batemans Bay to Darwin is to fly which takes around 6hrs and will set you back approx A$655 ($440).

The cheapest way to travel between Batemans Bay and Darwin, if you exclude driving, is to take the bus, then take the train and then fly which will typically cost around A$485 ($325) for a standard one-way ticket.

Train travel

There is no train service that runs between Batemans Bay and Darwin. We recommend that you fly from Moruya (MYA) to Darwin (DRW). instead which will take 6hrs.

Bus travel

Yes there is a bus that runs regularly from Batemans Bay and Darwin. It typically takes around 2 days 14h and departs once daily.

There are no direct bus services that runs from Batemans Bay to Darwin. However, you can instead can take several connecting buses with changeovers in Jolimont Centre, Albury, Franklin Street and Alice Springs. These services run once daily and will take a minimum of 2 days 14h.

Murrays Coaches, Greyhound Australia and V-Line run regular bus services between Batemans Bay and Darwin. Buses run once daily and take around 2 days 14h on average but will vary depending on you book with.

Flights and Airlines

Yes you can fly from Batemans Bay and Darwin. Flights depart from Moruya (MYA) and arrive at Darwin (DRW) - via Sydney (SYD). The flight takes around 5h 30m.

There is no direct flight from Batemans Bay to Darwin. There is however a flight that goes via Sydney (SYD). This services will take at least 6hrs (not including layover time).

The flight from Batemans Bay to Darwin typically takes around 5h 30m. Flights depart from Moruya (MYA) and and arrive into Darwin (DRW).

The closest major airport to Darwin is Darwin International Airport (DRW) (DRW) which is approximately 7km (4 miles) from Darwin. Maningrida Airport (MNG) (MNG) and Kununurra Airport (KNX) (KNX) 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 Batemans Bay and Darwin. The distance is around 4,196km (2,607 miles) by road and it will take around 1 day 17h in normal traffic conditons.

If you don't have a car, the easiest way to get from Batemans Bay to Darwin is to take the bus and then fly which takes, on average, 7h 40m and will usually cost around A$1,040 ($700).

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Compare travel optionsbetween Batemans Bay and Darwin

Transport options from Batemans Bay to Darwin
Transport optionDurationCostFrequencyDistance
Fly + 3 similar
6hrs
A$655($440)
on demand3,431km (2,132 miles)
Bus and Plane7h 40m
A$1,040($700)
once daily3,314km (2,059 miles)
Bus to Merimbula Coach Stop, Park St, Fly8h 45m
A$805($540)
twice daily3,717km (2,310 miles)
Bus, Train and Plane9h 20m
A$485($325)
twice daily3,433km (2,133 miles)
Bus
2 days 14h
A$755($510)
once daily4,466km (2,775 miles)
Bus and Train + 1 similar
3 days 5h
A$1,225($825)
twice a week4,564km (2,836 miles)
Bus to Bomaderry Station, train3 days 14h
A$1,510($1,015)
once a week4,952km (3,077 miles)
Drive
1 day 17h
A$555($375)
on demand4,196km (2,607 miles)

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Airports near Darwin

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

DRW
Darwin International Airport (DRW)
International Airport
Distance
7km (4 miles) from Darwin
MNG
Maningrida Airport (MNG)
Domestic Airport
Distance
371km (231 miles) from Darwin
KNX
Kununurra Airport (KNX)
Domestic Airport
Distance
435km (270 miles) from Darwin