The Flying Fox Backpackers

The Flying Fox Backpackers


Welcome to The Flying Fox Backpackers hostel. We are a small friendly Adventure based Hostel, with a laid back atmosphere. Travellers find themselves returning time and time again to The Flying Fox Backpackers in Katoomba.

All rates include FREE breakfast and FREE internet. Please contact us for all specials. Breakfast includes muesli, corn flakes, breads, honey, jam, tea & coffee.

Our Promise...

The staff at  The Flying Fox are committed to making your stay with us a positive and rewarding experience. We are truly passionate about this extraordinary part of our country and we look forward to helping you discover the beauty of the beautiful Blue Mountains.

Our Vision...

Our Vision is to provide a relaxed and peaceful atmosphere, to cause as little negative impact on the area and to protect the environment. We endeavour to use only earth friendly cleaning products, we recycle all glass paper & plastic. We use low energy efficient lighting and we remain conscious of our water usage. We encourage our guests to join us as we strive towards a greener sustainable future.

How To Get Here..

By Train

Trains leave every hour from Central Station until late. A relaxing 2 hour trip and the scenery gets better and better as you journey up the mountains. You can call 131 500 for train timetable. Walk up the steps to the town side of Katoomba railway station. You are now in Bathurst Road. Walk to your right and walk approximately 350 metres. For detailed directions, click the map thumbnail to enlarge or download and print the brochure PDF. View the video on the right to see the directions from the station to our hostel

Telephone from Katoomba Train Station for a free pick-up.

By Car

Turn into Katoomba township at the signed intersection and cross over the railway bridge. Turn right immediately at the roundabout and drive approximately 200 meters. We are on the left side just past Todarello’s Fruit and Vegetable shop.

The Flying Fox Backpackers

Phone: (02) 4782 4226

Address: 190 Bathurst Road
Katoomba 2780

Email: Click here to send an email

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