Where is it and how do you get there?


Broken Hill is situated in outback NSW, 1150 kilometres west of Sydney.

It is located near the South Australian border.

The closest capital city is Adelaide
which is just over 500 kilometres south west.


The Broken Hill Outback Explorer train operates weekly from Sydney to Broken Hill.

Countrylink also offers a daily XPT train services to Dubbo with bus connections to Broken Hill, Bourke and Lightning Ridge also available.

The Indian Pacific is designed for return rail travel departing Adelaide on Tuesdays and Fridays returning Thursdays and Sundays.

By Coach

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By Air

Regional Express Airlines fly direct everyday from Adelaide, Dubbo and Sydney with flights from Melbourne (via Mildura). Qantas, Jetstar and Virgin Australia connect daily via Mildura.

Remember to book early, flights often book out quickly!

Getting around


Exploring Broken Hill and surrounding regions is effortless with city bus services, taxis, car hire companies and coach tour operators.