|NORTHERN TERRITORY INDEX
FEATURED TOWNS AND DISTRICTS
(See also descriptions above)
Refer to our separate Australia wide transport page for detailed routes and timetables. This section is only a summary of services.
Buses run along the Stuart Higway from Darwin to Adelaide and beyond to South Australia. Some make the detour to Ayres Rock. Buses also run from Darwin to Threeways junction then across to Queensland. Buses do not neccessarily come every day and connections at Threeways junction are often extremely poor.
Darwin, Alice Springs and Ayres Rock have airports.
Distances are long. If driving or hiring a car remember petrol stations
and supplies are infrequent. Roads off the bitumen are remote. Weather
conditions are extreme. Before proceeding off the bitumen take proper precautions
and notify police.
OTHER STATES AND TERRITORIES