Kalgoorlie in Western Australia is Australia’s largest outback city, where history meets desert landscapes. This vibrant goldmining town has seen a steady stream of visitors since gold was discovered in the region over 125 years ago. Visit to explore The Goldfields, lively bars, museums and Lake Ballard – a desert oasis 2 hours drive from Kalgoorlie.View our Kalgoorlie travel guide
Flights from Sydney (SYD) to Kalgoorlie (KGI)
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Sydney (SYD) to Kalgoorlie (KGI)
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Visiting from Sydney to Kalgoorlie
Sydney to Kalgoorlie flight information
The approximate flight time for flights from Sydney to Kalgoorlie is 9 hours and 10 minutes.
When to visit
The cooler months of the year, from May to September are the best times to visit Kalgoorlie. During this time, you can expect clear days with perfect blue skies and daytime temperatures of around 20 to 25°C.
What is the main airport called?
Kalgoorlie-Boulder Airport (KGI).Opens external site in a new window Kalgoorlie-Boulder airport is located 7km (4 miles) from the town centre on Hart Kiespian Drive, Kalgoorlie.
Arriving at Kalgoorlie Airport
When your Qantas flight arrives at Kalgoorlie Airport, you’ll be welcomed by the friendly staff at Kalgoorlie Airport Boulder ready for your stay.
Getting into Kalgoorlie from Kalgoorlie Airport
Kalgoorlie Airport is located approximately 6km from the city centre. There are two taxi services available as well as car hire available from the main terminal. There’s a long-term car park at Kalgoorlie Airport, if you plan to stay for an extended time.
Getting around Kalgoorlie
The TransGoldfields bus network services the city and neighbouring towns, or rent a car and explore the wider outback region. If you plan to cover a lot of distance by car, then be sure to visit the Kalgoorlie Boulder Visitor Centre beforehand and plan accordingly.
Fly from Sydney
Once you’ve purchased your tickets from Sydney, there are a few things you should know so you’re prepared for your upcoming trip.
What is the main airport called?
Sydney Kingsford Smith Airport (SYD).Opens external site in a new window Is an international airport in Sydney, Australia located 8 km south of the Sydney central business district, in the suburb of Mascot.
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