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Where is the Opal Inn Hotel, Motel and Caravan Park?

The Opal Inn Hotel, Motel.and Caravan Park is in the centre of Coober Pedy. We are located directly opposite the Information Centre and Greyhound dropoff/pickup site.

Coober Pedy provides the ideal stopover for travellers heading from Adelaide to Alice Springs and Uluru (Ayers Rock).

Approximately 850km north of Adelaide and 680km south of Alice Springs on the sealed Stuart Highway, one of the best highways in Australia.

After a long days travel you can rest in comfort at the Opal Inn Hotel, Motel, Caravan Park, located in the heart of Coober Pedy.

How to get to Coober Pedy
Regional Express Airlines has direct flights between Adelaide and Coober Pedy Sunday to Friday. The flight takes around 2 and a half hours. Airport transfers available.

Daily express coaches from Alice Springs/Uluru (Ayers Rock) and Adelaide (Greyhound/Pioneer) and many other coaches and tours pass through town. Greyhound stops at the Ampol Roadhouse in Coober Pedy.

Historic Ghan Train to Manguri (32km west of Coober Pedy). Arrangements exist for transport between Manguri and Coober Pedy. A special package holiday including Ghan train, a visit to Alice Springs/Uluru (Ayers Rock) and Darwin and a stopover in Coober Pedy offers visitors an ideal way to see this great Outback region. Click here to see the tour details.

19-28 seater Coaches are also available for charter from the Opal Inn.

All transportation requirements can be arranged.

The Stuart Highway linking Adelaide and Darwin passes through Coober Pedy giving travellers a good road and safe travelling conditions through the desert country. Petrol stops are well marked along the highway.

A Four Wheel Drive vehicle is not needed for travel on the Stuart Highway.
Care should be taken on the William Creek and Oodnadatta tracks. Road condition reports are readily available and locals are happy to give advice to visitors regarding travel on outback roads.