Getting here

The easiest way to get to Kakadu National Park is by coach tour or by hiring a car, and traveling from Darwin or Katherine. If you are driving yourself make sure you refuel your vehicle as frequently as possible. Unleaded and leaded petrol and diesel fuel are available at: Kakadu Resort (at South Alligator), Jabiru, Cooinda and Mary River Roadhouse.

It takes approximately 3 hours drive from Darwin, and the same from Katherine to reach Kakadu.

Opening hours

Kakadu is open all year round. Click here to see the Kakadu National Park map and regional maps within the park.