Domestic and international flights to Canberra

International flights to Canberra

Canberra Airport has recently undergone a significant upgrade to enable it to operate as an international airport.

Until direct international flights begin, you can enjoy air travel to Canberra with daily domestic flights from interstate airports such as Sydney, Melbourne, Adelaide, Perth or Brisbane.

Flying to Canberra within Australia

Canberra is less than 2 hours flying from eastern state capitals like Sydney, Brisbane and Melbourne, making it perfect for short breaks or a must-see destination on your Australian vacation. Daily flights are also available to and from Adelaide, Brisbane and Perth.

Major commercial airlines fly daily. Book flights with domestic and international carriers Qantas and Virgin Australia.


Qantas has regular flights to Canberra from Sydney, Melbourne, Brisbane, Adelaide and Perth.


Virgin Australia

Virgin Australia Airlines strives to reduce the cost and confusion of air travel. Their aim is to make flying in Australia a relaxing and enjoyable experience.


Corporate Air

Corporate Air offers the widest range of charter aircraft based in Canberra, Sydney, Melbourne and the surrounding regions if you need other arrangements.


Fly Pelican 

Fly Pelican now offers direct flights between Canberra and Newcastle daily and onto regional New South Wales airports.


Canberra Airport

Need information about Canberra Airport? Want to know about parking or terminal layout?

Visit the Canberra Airport website

Airport Express Shuttle to Canberra city

The Airport Express shuttle bus operates to and from Canberra Airport, Russell and Canberra city centre.

Airport pick up/drop off

The Airport Express collects passengers on lower level of the Terminal road system, closest to the undercover car park.  View the map.

City pick up/drop off

The Airport Express collects passengers from the Bus Stop on West Row, Civic

View the timetables and book tickets.

Taxi services and ride sharing to Canberra airport

Taxi services and ride sharing services such as Uber are available to and from the airport and around the city. An approximate fare for the airport to the city trip is $30 (fare is an estimate only based on fare calculator).

Find links and contact details for taxi companies and ride sharing in Canberra here.