Alice Springs to Darwin Express

The Darwin Express is the cheapest way to travel from Alice Springs to Darwin. The 2 day express trip is a fast, affordable way to travel with great photo opportunities along the way. You will visit the Devils Marbles and Edith Falls, and a spend a night in shared dorm accommodation with a BBQ dinner included. We will stop for a dip in the natural hot springs of Mataranka. This tour is suited to people aged 18 - 49.

2 Days, 1 Night

  • Experienced Australian guides
  • Shared dorm accommodation included
  • Departing Alice Springs every Monday, from March to end of October only.

We also travel in the other direction, from Darwin to Alice Springs.

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Departs Alice Springs every Monday, from March to end of October only.


Day 1:    Devils Marbles & Daly Waters   D included

We head out from Alice Springs bright and early at 5am. Heading north along the Stuart Highway we visit Karlu Karlu (Devil’s Marbles).  Here you will have some time to explore, take photos and hear dreamtime stories of the area.  We then carry on north to the historic Daly Water pub for a FREE pub meal, staying in dorm accommodation for the night.

Day 2:  Mataranka Thermal Springs, Edith Falls & Darwin

After another early start we continue the journey north, next going for a swim in the warm waters of Mataranka Thermal Springs.  We then make a short stop in the town of Katherine for a chance to get some lunch.  Following this, we go to Edith Falls where we do a short hike to the top pools and go for a relaxing swim.  We then drop you off at your accommodation in Darwin, arriving around 5pm.