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Flights to Alice Springs

Book flights to Alice Springs

Alice Springs is the unofficial capital of Australia's Red Centre. It's a small town with a population of around 25,000, but it serves as a major outback hub. Alice Springs itself has a rich Aboriginal history and culture, and visitors can learn about it through art galleries, museums, and cultural experiences. The town is also a great base for exploring the surrounding natural wonders, like Uluru ( Ayers Rock) and Kings Canyon.

Fancy a trip to Alice Springs? With over 600 airlines to choose from and more than 40 ways to pay, Alternative Airlines can help you conveniently book your flights to Alice Springs. We offer budget-friendly, flexible flight routes to Alice Springs no matter where you're flying from or when you plan to travel!

Airports near Alice Springs

There are a variety of airports to choose from when visiting Alice Springs. Here's 4 airports that serve Alice Springs.

Alice Springs Airport

This is the closest airport to Alice Springs and is located just 15 minutes away from the city centre. It is a commercial passenger airport with regular flights to major Australian cities like Sydney, Melbourne, and Adelaide.


Darwin International Airport

If you are unable to find a direct flight to Alice Springs, Darwin International Airport is the next closest option. It is located approximately 1,500 kilometres north of Alice Springs and offers connecting flights to Alice Springs. The drive from Darwin to Alice Springs takes around 15 hours.


Adelaide Airport

Adelaide Airport is another option for travellers heading to Alice Springs. It is located approximately 1,500 kilometres south of Alice Springs and offers connecting flights to Alice Springs. The drive from Adelaide to Alice Springs takes around 16 hours.


Cairns Airport

Cairns Airport is located in the northeastern part of Australia, approximately 2,000 kilometres northeast of Alice Springs. While it is not as close as the other options, it offers connecting flights to Alice Springs. The drive from Cairns to Alice Springs takes around 24 hours, so it is recommended to take a connecting flight for convenience.

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Buy your flights to Alice Springs and pay later

Did you know that you can buy your flights to Alice Springs now and pay later at Alternative Airlines?

With Buy Now Pay Later (BNPL), you have the freedom to spread the cost of your flights to Alice Springs over time, usually on a weekly, bi-weekly or monthly period! There are interest-free options available, however, you'll need to check this beforehand with the lending provider.

Using BNPL for your flights to Alice Springs gives you greater flexibility when managing the budget for your flights, ensuring a stress-free trip!

Things to do in Alice Springs

Alice Springs has an abundance of attractions to see - to make things easier, here's our top 3:

Uluru (Ayers Rock)

Experience the awe-inspiring beauty of Uluru, a massive sandstone monolith that is sacred to the indigenous Anangu people. Watch as the rock changes colours during sunrise and sunset, and learn about the rich cultural significance of this iconic landmark.

Alice Springs Desert Park

Immerse yourself in the unique desert ecosystem at the Alice Springs Desert Park. Explore the diverse flora and fauna of the region, witness captivating bird of prey shows, and learn about the Aboriginal culture and their connection to the land.

West MacDonnell Ranges

Discover the stunning natural beauty of the West MacDonnell Ranges, a series of ancient mountain ranges that stretch for over 200 kilometres. Hike through picturesque gorges, swim in refreshing waterholes, and marvel at the breathtaking landscapes that showcase the rugged beauty of the Australian Outback.

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