Maps & Directions
Kings Canyon is located at the very heart of the Red Centre, half way between Uluru and Alice Springs. The major roads are sealed, however alternative routes require 4 wheel drives.
To and from Uluru to Kings Canyon - three (3) hours via Lasseter Highway and Luritja Road
To and from Alice Springs to Kings Canyon - three and half (3 1/2) hours on the unsealed Mereenie Loop Road (which requires a permit) or Ernest Giles Road (4 wheel drive recommended) or five (5) hours on the sealed Stuart/Lasseter Highway.
Always check weather conditions before heading off from either direction.
For those who may be planning their Red Centre adventure without a personal vehicle, coach companies operate regular transfer services to and from Uluru and Alice Springs.