Adelaide Airport in Adelaide, Australia


Adelaide Airport is the primary airport in Adelaide, the South Australian capital, and is Australia’s fifth busiest airport. In 2011, the airport served 7,037.673 passengers. The airport is a beautiful, modern airport with its terminal being voted one of the world’s best, providing travellers with an optimal travel experience.  Adelaide Airport services flights from popular airlines like Jetstar Airways, Qantas Airways, Virgin Blue Airlines, Regional Express (REX) and Air New Zealand.

The airport terminal features the ideal spot to shop for a wide collection of Australian brands from independent and well known stores. Flyers are able to shop gourmet foods to chocolate to cosmetics to boots to beer to clothing and more.

Flyers also enjoy a number of first class eateries that include Billie Chu, Café Terra Rosa Chocolate and Wicked Desserts, Coopers Ale House and more. The atmosphere of the establishments is relaxed and a wonderful way to spend time enjoying a good meal or cold or hot beverage between flights.

The airport also features outstanding entertainment for guests such as a number of music events such as different bands playing throughout the weekends. Also featured are a number of displays, such as cricket displays, and the South Australian Sport Hall of Fame which is adjacent Qantas Club lounge.

The airport is very user friendly for flyers with disabilities with facilities and special assistance available to ensure that all their needs are meant while travelling. Close by there are a number of accommodation options including the Rydges Southpark Hotel, Comfort Inn Anzac Highway Hotel, Adelaide International Motel and the Arabella on West Apartments. 

Adelaide Airport is patrolled by Australian Federal Police and airport security staff to ensure the highest standards in safety and security for airport guests. Patrols patrol the airport via bicycles, foot and mobile transport along with explosive detection dogs and technical assistance from bomb appraisal teams. The airport also features closed circuit TV cameras which operate round the clock.

The airport has dedicated themselves to offering travellers world class services and optimal travelling experiences. The airport is beautifully designed, relaxed and comfortable with large waiting lounges to relax and read a good book or close the eyes while waiting for flights. ATMs are located throughout the airport as well as other services which travellers can access to ensure that all matters, such as, charging their laptops, or dropping letters in the postal box, are meant.

Airport Parking and Transfers

Adelaide Airport features multi-level short term car park features short term parking and has undercover access to the terminal via the airport’s link bridge.

Transportation from the Adelaide Airport includes taxis, limos, bus services, car rentals and car hire which are all conveniently available at the airport.