Canberra airport (CBR)

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Passenger guide: data, facilities and services, transportation, car rental, parking, staying overnight, disabled passengers, reviews and flight status.

 

Canberra Airport, opened in 1939, serves the Australian capital, Queanbeyan and part of the New South Wales region. It operates with domestic flights to the main cities of the country and international destinations in New Zealand, Singapore and Qatar.

Official Website: canberraairport.com.au
Number of Terminals - 1 - Open from 4:30 am until 30 minutes after the last flight.
Annual passenger traffic: Around 3 million passengers went through it during 2017.
Tel: +61 262 752 222 / 236. Customer service office on the Arrivals level.

Location

Canberra airport is located 8 km (5 miles) northeast from the city.

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Offices are found on the lower level, just outside the terminal.

Avis (Tel +61 262 193 033 - 7:00 am to 11:00 pm)
Budget (Tel +61 262 193 040 - 7:00 am to 11:00 pm)
Europcar (Tel +61 262 130 300 - 7:00 am to 11:00 pm)
Hertz (Tel +61 262 496 211 - Sunday to Friday from 6:30 am to 10:30 pm, Saturday from 7:00 am to 10:00 pm)
Redspot (Tel +61 262 489 966 - 8:00 am to 10:00 pm)
Thrifty (Tel +61 262 489 081)

 

Car rental search

The Vibe Hotel Canberra Airport (Tel +61 262 011 500) is found 150 meters away from the terminal. Some alternatives in the surroundings include: Ibis Styles Canberra (Tel +61 262 952 944), Diplomat Hotel (Tel +61 262 952 277), Best Western Plus Garden City Hotel (Tel +61 262 953 322), McMillan Gardens (Tel +61 262 396 210), Oxley Court Serviced Apartments (Tel +61 262 956 216), Pinnacle Apartments (Tel +61 262 399 799), Astra Apartments (Tel 1300 797 321), Knightsbridge Canberra (Tel +61 261 850 000), East Hotel (Tel +61 262 956 925).

 

Booking accommodation

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Bus - Lines 11 and 11A from ACTION (Tel +61 131 710 / 262 075 111) go to Brindabella Business Park, Fairbairn Park and the city's bus station Mondays through Fridays between 6:30 am and 10:00 pm. More information

Taxi - Ranks are found on the ground floor of the terminal, a short distance away from the baggage belts. They are completely covered and the waiting room is located inside the building. Companies operating inside the enclosure are ACT Cabs (Tel +61 262 800 077), Canberra Elite (Tel +61 132 227), Cabxpress (Tel +61 262 606 011), Glide Taxi (Tel +61 612 281 606) and Queanbeyan Taxi Co-op (Tel +61 132 211). The trip to the city takes around 15-20 minutes.

 

All car parks can be used for short and long stays and open from 4:00 am until 30 minutes after the arrival of the last flight of the day. Next to the Arrivals Hall there are also passenger pick-up zones. More information: Tel +61 262 752 226. Prices

IndoorPark - The Blue and Green parking lots are covered multi-storey facilities with direct access to the Arrivals and Departures levels. They have guidance systems to find empty bays.
OutdoorPark - The Yellow and Red areas are uncovered. The first 10 minutes of stay have no charge.

 

Passengers requiring special assistance or wheelchairs should contact their airline or the customer service team (Tel +61 262 752 226) in advance. There are ramps, designated parking spaces, lifts, escalators, induction loops, adapted restrooms, tactile surfaces, flight information displays, televisions with text captioning and public telephones with teletypewriter. Boarding bridges are equipped with elevators so people with mobility equipment can access the aircraft with ease.