Adelaide Airport is the fourth-largest domestic airport and sixth-largest international airport in Australia.
Transport Options to and from Adelaide Airport
Adelaide Metro Bus
If you wish to use public transport to/ from Adelaide Airport, Adelaide Metro offers an express double decker bus service called JetExpress between the airport and the city.
Adelaide Metro also offers a convenient JetBus service to Glenelg, West Beach and the City, servicing all stops en route.
Both JetExpress and JetBus are Metroticket services. Single trip and daytrip tickets can be purchased from bus drivers.
Click the links above for more information to find your closest service stop. Alternatively call Adelaide Metro Infoline 08 8210 1000.
Pick up and drop off is from the bus stop located on the left hand side of the plaza as you leave the Terminal.
Airport City Shuttle offers a Door to Door service from Adelaide Airport to Adelaide Hotels and Businesses. Group discounts are available.
Booking are not needed, please follow instructions below:
On arrival please make your way to the Information and Tourism Bookings Booth located on the ground floor of the terminal in a central location. The friendly staff will help you with your booking and inform you of the next shuttle time (approximately every half hour).
City Shuttle Bus operating hours are as follows:
Monday – Friday from 8am – 9pm.
Saturdays from 8am – 6pm.
Sundays from 8am – 5pm.
The cost is $10 per person each way. Contact City Shuttle for more information on Group bookings 0433 533 718.
Taxis are a convenient way to get to and from the airport. There is a designated taxi rank located at the left of the pedestrian plaza as you walk out of the terminal. Concierges provide a safe environment and allocate taxis to passengers. They can also organise taxis with baby capsules, wheelchair access, five-seaters and maxi taxis for larger groups or station wagons for large amounts of baggage.
There is a $3 levy added to fares for taxis leaving the airport.
Taxi drivers must be accredited in order to pick up passengers at Adelaide Airport. If you are a driver and wish to access Adelaide Airport’s designated Taxi Area click here to apply.
Chauffeured vehicles can be booked from Adelaide Airport at any time. The designated pick-up area is just to the left of the taxi rank as you leave the terminal, although in most cases your driver will be able to meet you in the terminal at the bottom of the main escalators. As with any chauffeured vehicle service, it’s best to book in advance of your arrival.
Chauffeured vehicle drivers must be accredited in order to pick up passengers at Adelaide Airport.
Ride sharing services such as Uber are now available at Adelaide Airport. Our designated pick up facility is just to the left of the short term car park as you leave the terminal. Walk across the main pedestrian plaza and then cross at the pedestrian lights at the pick-up and drop-off zone.
Remember you will need to book your ride-sharing service using the relevant app before proceeding to the pick-up facility.
There is a $3 levy added to fares for ride-sharing services leaving the airport.
Ride-share drivers must be accredited in order to pick up passengers at Adelaide Airport.
Hiring a rental car at Adelaide Airport gives you the freedom control your own schedule and explore what South Australia has to offer. Car rental desks are located on the ground level of the terminal adjacent to the baggage claim area. Parking for car rentals is located on the ground floor of the multi-level car park.
The following companies have desks at the airport:
- AVIS | www.avis.com.au
- Budget | www.budget.com.au
- Europcar | www.europcar.com.au
- Hertz | www.hertz.com
- Thrifty | www.thrifty.com.au
- Enterprise Rent a Car | www.enterpriserentacar.com.au
Your car rental company will direct you to the correct parking location to pick up your vehicle. To drop off your car rental, follow the signage to the car rental area on the ground floor of the multi-level car park.
For any queries on the car rental parking arrangements at Adelaide Airport, please contact your car rental company.
Car sharing services such as GoGet are available at Adelaide Airport. Vehicles are located in the airport car park behind the terminal’s multi-storey car park. You will need to join up with a car sharing service to access these vehicles.
- GoGet | www.goget.com.au
Transport options source data: adelaideairport.com.au (Feb 2019)