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Travel to Australian Capital Territory

Flying to Australian Capital Territory

Airlines serving Canberra include Brindabella Airlines (, Qantas (QF) (, Virgin Blue (DJ) ( and Tiger Airways (TH) (

Airport Guides

Canberra Airport




The city centre is 8km (5 miles) from the airport.


Travelling to Australian Capital Territory by Rail

Through-trains run from Canberra to Sydney and Melbourne, with connections to other states.

Rail passes

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; 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.

Driving to Australian Capital Territory

Getting to Australian Capital Territory by boat