Adelaide Airport

Adelaide has direct access by air from all Australian capital cities and some overseas countries.

All commercial domestic and international flights into Adelaide depart and arrive from Adelaide airport. The airport also services helicopters, the Royal Flying Doctor Service and other aerial services.

Getting to and from Adelaide airport

Adelaide South Australia Airport

  1. The airport is eight kilometres from the centre of the city of Adelaide, approximately 15-minute drive. Short-term and long-term parking is available.
  2. Taxi transfers - Adelaide metropolitan taxi companies regularly service Adelaide Airport. There is a $2 levy on all taxi fares to the airport. The average fare from Adelaide city centre to the airport is AUD$15.
  3. Bus transfers - The Adelaide Metro Jet bus Open in new window travels between the airport and the city, Greenwith, Tea Tree Plaza and Golden Grove Village. The Sky link airport shuttle Open in new window transits passengers between the airport, Adelaide central bus station and the Adelaide parklands train terminal at Keswick.

Quick Guide about Adelaide Airport

Full Airport Name:Adelaide Airport

Address:1 James Schofield Drive, South Australia 5950, Australia

Airport Code:ADL

Country Code:+61

Telephone:(08) 8308 9211

Number of Terminals:1

Time Zone:GMT + 9.5 (GMT + 10.5 from first Sunday in October to first Sunday in April)

Location:The airport is situated 6km (4 miles) west of Adelaide city centre.

Driving Directions
Follow Sir Donald Bradman Drive from Adelaide city centre and turn off down Sir Richard Williams Drive after 5km (3 miles).

Car Parking
A public car park is conveniently located immediately outside T1. Long-term car parking is available remote from the terminal and is served by shuttle bus every 20 minutes. Valet parking is also available.

Car Hire
Avis, Budget, Hertz and Thrifty are represented at the airport. Car hire companies have offices in the car park.

Public Transport
Bus: The Skylink Airport Shuttle (tel: (08) 8332 0528; operates every 30 minutes from the terminal during flight operation hours and links the airport with the city centre. Adelaide Airport Flyer (tel: (08) 8284 4456 or 1300 856 444; offers door-to-door mini coach services to and from areas further afield.

Taxi: There are taxi ranks at the airport (journey time to the city centre - 15 minutes) and all taxis are metered.

Information and Help Desks
Information and service desks (tel: (08) 8154 9490) are located on the arrivals level.

Airport Facilities
Money and communications: There are several bureaux de change, public telephones and ATMs, as well as free Internet access throughout T1. Paid for Wi-Fi access is available at gates and in lounges.

Eating and drinking: There are restaurants, bars and cafes at the airport.

Shopping: There are plenty of shops in T1, including a chemist's, newsagents, clothing and gift shops, as well as duty-free shops.

Luggage: Lockers are available adjacent to the car rental offices in the car park. Lost property enquiries should be directed to (tel: (08) 8154 9468).

Other facilities: There is a children's playroom and a prayer room on the departures level.

Conference and Business Facilities
Conference room facilities are available on the International Mezzanine only. Qantas VIP Lounges (tel: (08) 8208 8869) has fax, photocopying and Internet facilities. Singapore Airlines and Malaysia Airlines also have VIP lounges, also on the International Mezzanine. Conference facilities are available at the nearby Aviators' Lodge Hotel (tel: (08) 8356 8388; Paid for Wi-Fi Internet access is available at gates and in lounges.

Facilities for Disabled Travellers
All facilities at the airport are designed for persons with disabilities where necessary. There are lifts, ramps and designated toilets. Disabled parking is provided next to the entrance to the terminal building. There are TDD telephones for hearing-impaired travellers.

The Adelaide Airport Motel (tel: (08) 8234 4000; and the Aviator's Lodge (tel: (08) 8356 8388; are located on the airport boundary. Both offer courtesy shuttle services. Other hotels are located in the city, about 15 minutes away from the airport.

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