Adelaide to Coober Pedy Bus

Adelaide to Coober Pedy

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Adelaide to Coober Pedy Bus

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From the City of Festivals and Churches to the opal capital of the world, take an overnight road trip along the Stuart Highway from Adelaide to Coober Pedy in the comfort of a luxurious Greyhound bus!

Adelaide has become one of Australia’s most buzzworthy destinations, with a thriving foodie scene, hidden underground bars, and some of Australia’s biggest cultural events, including Adelaide Festival, WOMADelaide and Adelaide Fringe.

Travel along the Stuart Highway from Adelaide to Coober Pedy, and you’ll discover one of the most unusual places in Australia, if not the entire world. Coober Pedy is best known as the opal capital of Australia, but there’s much more to do in this unique desert town than just fossicking for gemstones. Underneath its sun-drenched, lunar-like landscape, you’ll find a labyrinth of underground houses, hotels, art galleries and shops that have been tunnelled out of the sandstone surrounds!

On your bus trip from Adelaide to Coober Pedy, travelling along the Explorer’s Way, you’ll see dramatic natural rock formations, spectacular inland salt lakes, and stop for a late-night bite in Port Augusta, home to the Wadlata Outback Centre.

So kick back, relax, and let our friendly Coach Captain do the driving as you enjoy the reclining leather seats, in-seat USB chargers and panoramic windows that come standard in a Greyhound bus!

If you have a preference for an aisle or a window seat, you’re in luck – seat selection is now available on all Greyhound coaches, so you can reserve your favourite spot when you book your bus trip from Adelaide to Coober Pedy. You can also keep up-to-date with service delays and your expected arrival time with our real-time coach tracker!

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Greyhound has transformed the coach travel experience. Book your bus ticket from Adelaide to Coober Pedy now!


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Bulgunnia Turnoff
Coober Pedy


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Where do buses depart from in Adelaide and Coober Pedy?

In Adelaide, buses to Coober Pedy depart from Central Bus Station, 85 Franklin Street. In Coober Pedy, buses to Adelaide depart from Coober Pedy Terminal, 52-56 Hutchinson Street.

What amenities can I expect on the bus?

All our buses from Adelaide to Coober Pedy come with USB chargers, air-conditioning, reclining seats, and a restroom.

How long does it take to get from Adelaide to Coober Pedy?

The bus trip from Adelaide to Coober Pedy takes approximately 11h 15m. For the most up-to-date timetable please visit the Timetables page.

How much is a bus ticket from Adelaide to Coober Pedy?

All our bus fares come in three tiers – Early Bird, Advantage and Premium – with prices varying based on how far in advance you are making a booking. You can find the most up-to-date price for your trip by searching available trips online or by calling our customer service team on 1300 473 946. For more information on different types of available fares visit our Compare Fares page.

Where can I buy a ticket?

The easiest and cheapest way to buy a bus ticket for your Adelaide to Coober Pedy trip is to book directly on our website. Your ticket is then saved in your My Greyhound account where you can manage your booking, and simply show an electronic copy of your ticket on your phone to the bus driver when you board.

You can also book your trips on the phone by contacting our friendly customer service on 1300 473 946, at our ticket outlets/travel agencies, or directly with the bus driver*.

*Please note that all bookings made through our call centre, travel centres and tickets purchased directly from drivers will incur a booking fee of $5.

**For more information see our FAQ page.

What if my trip is disrupted by COVID?

In the event Greyhound is required to cancel your service due to COVID-related restrictions or border closures, you can rest easy knowing that Greyhound's COVID refund policy will allow you to choose between a refund, credit, or reschedule of your booked travel.

All passengers must adhere to local state and territory government requirements due to COVID-19. See our Service Updates for latest information, and find out how to Travel Safe with Greyhound.