Travel to Australian Capital Territory
Flying to Australian Capital Territory
Airlines serving Canberra include Brindabella Airlines (www.brindabella-airlines.com.au), Qantas (QF) (www.qantas.com.au), Virgin Blue (DJ) (www.virginblue.com.au) and Tiger Airways (TH) (www.tigerairways.com.au).
Travel by Rail
Through-trains run from Canberra to Sydney and Melbourne, with connections to other states.
Economy Austrail Pass tickets apply on both local and interstate systems, but must be purchased before travelling to Australia. For further information, contact Countrylink (tel: (02) 8202 2000; www.countrylink.info). Other discount tickets include the East Coast Discovery Pass, which permits six months’ one-way economy-class travel between main cities along the eastern seaboard including in the New South Wales area with unlimited stopovers. Prices depend on the route taken.