Visit Australia’s sunniest capital city and you’ll experience more than just amazing sunsets over the ocean.
Perth effortlessly blends urban cool with raw natural beauty and makes the perfect base for your unique Western Australian experience. Bustling with new bars, restaurants, shopping and cultural spaces, Perth is also home to Kings Park—one of the world’s largest inner city parks, beautiful wineries, and stunning beaches where you can even swim with wild dolphins.
With brand new access roads and nearby free-flowing interchanges, your journey to and from Perth Airport is now easier.
Get to and from the airport on the Connect Shuttle bus, which can pick you up or drop you off at five convenient central locations in Perth:
East Perth train station
Western Australia Museum on Beaufort Street
Wellington Street, opposite the YHA Backpackers Hostel
The Kings Perth Hotel, corner of Pier and Hay Streets
The Ambassador Hotel, Adelaide Terrace.
The Connect Shuttle operates to T3 Domestic. To get to T1 or T2, you can then take the free terminal transfer bus which operates seven days a week. This journey takes approximately 15 minutes. T4 is located right next to T3 and within walking distance.
Tickets are $15 per person each way and there’s no need to book, simply purchase a ticket from the driver on the day.
Transperth operates regular bus services between Perth Airport, Perth City and other local centres. You can plan your journey on public transport using their Journey Planner. For up-to-date information about routes, rates and schedules, please contact Transperth.
Perth Airport now has dedicated rideshare pick-up areas to service all terminals. Uber is a ridesharing service available at Perth Airport, offering a range of services:
UberX – the lowest cost option that seats up to 4 riders
UberXL – if travelling in a group with multiple bags, consider this high-capacity vehicle option that seats up to 6 riders
UberBLACK – the luxury ride allowing you to arrive in style.
Please wait until you have collected your luggage and are ready to leave the airport before requesting your ride using the Uber app.
There are dedicated rideshare pick-up bays within easy walking distance of each terminal. Simply follow the directions given in the app and terminal signage to the nearest rideshare pick-up bay.
To help provide infrastructure that supports rideshare activities across the Perth Airport estate, a $3 airport fee applies to all pick-ups at Perth Airport.
Taxis are on hand 24/7 to pick up arriving passengers and it’s roughly a short, 20 minute ride to get to Perth’s city centre. The main taxi service providers in Perth are Swan Taxis and Black & White Cabs.
Taxi ranks are located at the front of all terminals – simply follow the signs to the nearest taxi ranks. A taxi rank can also be found on Valentine Road within the General Aviation area.
You may be asked by your taxi driver to pay your fare in advance. To help provide taxi facilities at Perth Airport, including waiting areas, monitoring equipment and kerbside facilities, a $3 fee is added to your fare if you’re catching a taxi from the terminals.
Australian Western Standard Time (AWST): GMT + 8 hours.
Perth has a Mediterranean climate and is located in one of only five Mediterranean climate zones in the world. This means that for most of the year, the weather is fine and sunny, with the average day time temperature for November being 24-27 degrees Celsius whilst December is 27-30 degrees Celsius.