Canberra Airport is the airport of the capital of Australia. The airport is relatively small and handles about 3 million passengers a year. Sydney Airport, the busiest airport in Australia, is only a 3-hour drive from Canberra Airport. Brindabella Business Park is located adjacent to Canberra’s airport terminal.
Where is Canberra Airport situated?
Canberra Airport is located in the Australian Capital Territory (ACT), east of the city. The Federal Highway (M23/A23) is close to the airport. To reach the airport from Canberra’s city centre you can drive along the Molonglo River, following the Morshead Road.
How many terminals does Canberra Airport have?
Canberra Airport has one terminal, Arrivals is on the lower level, Departures on the upper level.
The distance from Canberra Airport to the centre of Canberra is 8 kilometres. By car, it takes 15 minutes to get to the centre of Canberra.
From CBR Airport to Canberra City centre by Car
It is possible to travel to and from Canberra Airport by public transport. If you opt for public transport to and from Canberra Airport you can travel by bus. Visit the Canberra Airport transportation page for the possibilities.
A taxi is the quickest and most comfortable way to get to and from Canberra Airport. The price for a taxi ride from the airport to the centre of Canberra is about A$ 30.-. Book your taxi at Canberra Airport and discover the comfort of pre-booked taxis.
From CBR Airport to Canberra City centre by Taxi
At Canberra Airport you can rent a car from car rental companies Enterprise, Hertz, Thrifty (The Hertz Corporation), Europcar, Avis, Budget and local providers. It is most convenient to find and book a car well in advance. By doing so, you can save money and time at the airport.
At the airport
Departures and arrivals
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Which airlines fly from and to Canberra Airport?
We offer you a list of airlines at Canberra Airport. The main airlines at the airport are:
- Virgin Australia
- Tigerair Australia
- Singapore Airlines
- Qatar Airways
Hotels near the airport
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Hotels in Canberra
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Things to do
It is possible to book tickets, activities and tours in the city and near Canberra Airport. You can avoid queues and save money by buying your tickets online. Planning a trip and wondering what to do, we give you some inspiration!
Canberra: National Museum of Australia Highlights Tour
Enjoy a 1-hour tour of the National Museum of Australia with an expert host. Receive an excellent introduction to highlights from each of the permanent exhibition galleries. Admire the stunning architecture and discover diverse stories of Australia.
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