Cheap flights from Canberra to Adelaide

Flight information Canberra to Adelaide

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Average flight time, total distance 970 kilometres

1h 45min

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1 airport

Which airlines fly from Canberra to Adelaide?

Both Qantas and Virgin Australia fly direct from Canberra to Adelaide.

Is there a time difference between Canberra and Adelaide?

Adelaide is 30 minutes behind Canberra

What is the weather like in Adelaide?

Adelaide has warm summers with temperatures 17-29°C, however it can spike to 40°C during a heatwave. Winter ranges between 8 and 16°C. Spring and autumn are the favoured times of year to visit Adelaide, as the weather is at its most temperate at 12-22°C.

How expensive is Adelaide?

Adelaide is slightly cheaper than Canberra when it comes to renting and dining, but more expensive for general consumer prices.

Typically a cappuccino will cost you about $4.15.


Departing from Canberra

Canberra Airport (CBR) is a compact regional airport that serves Australia’s capital city, Canberra. However, there are a good range of facilities to be found here for domestic travellers, with a couple of executive lounges, free WiFi, a couple of cash machines, three excellent restaurants, a coffee bar, as well as a newsagency.

There are two terminals at this airport, but they are attached.

Whilst a passport is not mandatory for domestic travel, you will still need to present an official photographic ID to be allowed to board the aircraft.

Leave 1 hour to transit through the airport’s checks.  

Arriving in Adelaide

Adelaide Airport (ADL) is the principal hub for the city of Adelaide in the state of South Australia. Domestic flights are easy to complete here, especially as you can access cash machines and free WiFi when you land. There is also a pharmacy, a few premier lounges, a good variety of shopping outlets selling gifts, reading materials, and travel accessories, and there are numerous food concessions you can take advantage of if you are feeling peckish after your flight.

All flights are directed to the same terminal, as Adelaide is only made up of one.

A taxi can get you into town for about $25 and in about 20 minutes. There are other options you can utilise, like hopping on a bus, or taking a private airport transfer, which can often save you money, especially if you are travelling in a group.

Hiring a car is a popular way to see the wineries around Adelaide, and if you decide you’d like to rent one, there are agencies within the airport that you can approach, or you can hop online and book one using our price comparison tools.



Please note that the information provided above is accurate as of June 2017


Prices shown on this page are estimated lowest prices only. Found in the last 45 days.