FAQ

How easy is it to get to Groote Eylandt?

Access to Groote Eylandt is easy, with direct daily air services from Darwin for the 1.5-hour flight. For interstate and overseas guests, same-day services connect Groote Eylandt via Darwin from all Australian capital cities.

What is the cost of a trip to Groote Eylandt?

We will work with you to create a travel experience that fits your budget. Our attractive packages also include the best available airfares. Many guests are surprised at the affordability of a visit to Groote Eylandt—give us a call to discuss your budget.

Can you cater for charter planes?

Yes: we regularly host guests who arrive on private or chartered aircraft, including night landings. Groote Eylandt Airport has a private air strip especially for these visitors. We can help you with these arrangements.

How long is the flight from Darwin and on what aircraft?

The flight time from Darwin to Groote Eylandt is 90 minutes on an Embraer 120 Brasilia aircraft (read about it here: www.airnorth.com.au/flying-with-us/on-board/our-fleet)

How long does it take to get from the airport to the lodge?

It’s 20 minutes’ drive from the airport to the lodge in our comfortable air-conditioned vehicle.