Cheap flights from Canberra to Perth

Flight information Canberra to Perth

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Average flight time, total distance 3088 kilometres

4h 35min

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There are a number of airlines offering direct and indirect flights from Canberra to Perth, including Qantas and Virgin Australia. If you’re flying between Canberra and Perth, check online for the most up-to-the-minute cheapest airfares available, and book your air tickets online.

Canberra Airport is situated approximately 12 minutes by car from Canberra’s city centre. The airport offers a range of short term, weekend, and long term parking rates for travellers who wish to park their car at the airport for a period of up to 90 days. For those not driving, there is the Airport Express shuttle bus, which departs from Canberra city centre (at Westrow) and takes approximately 20 minutes to arrive at the airport, making several other stops along the way. Find the cheapest airport transfer options before the date of your departure, to ensure you get the best price and arrive at the airport with plenty of time to spare. Options for airport transfers include taxis, shuttle buses, coaches, limousines and more.

The departures area of Canberra Airport is located on the upper level of the airport. There are a number of eateries and cafes within the departures concourse, as well as a newsagent selling books, newspapers and magazines. There is a Travelex desk for foreign currency exchange, as well as ATMs and payphones. More on Canberra Airport.

Domestic flights arriving from Canberra into Perth Airport will arrive into one of the airport’s three domestic terminals, and will depend on which airline you fly with. Getting to Perth city centre is easy with a number of convenient options. The Perth Airport Shuttle, Perth Airport Connect, operates to and from Terminal 3 - Passengers arriving into different terminals can catch the free airport shuttle to T3 if they wish to take the Airport Connect.

Hiring a car is also a popular option for getting around Perth, and there are a number of car rental companies operating out of all terminals of Perth Airport, including Thrifty, Budget, Avis, Hertz, Redspot and Europcar. Book your car rental from Perth airport in advance to access the best prices available, and to make your arrival more streamlined. Check online for the best prices on hotels, car rentals and campervan hire for when you arrive. Find out more information on Perth Airport.

Other important information to note:

  •  Arriving in time for your flight from Canberra to Perth - For domestic flights departing from Canberra, ensure you arrive at least one hour before your flight’s scheduled departure time. This is to enable you to check in and clear security with enough time to spare.
  •  Time difference between Perth and Canberra - Canberra is 3 hours ahead of Perth during Daylight Savings Time, and 2 hours ahead of Perth during non-Daylight Savings months. Check online to see which date daylight savings starts and ends closer to the time of your flight.

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