Canberra Airport

Canberra Airport (CBR)Opens external site in a new window is located 8 km (5 miles) to the city centre and serves flights to Australia's state capitals plus Newcastle and the Gold Coast. 

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Qantas flights QF400 and above operate from this terminal.



Ticket counter is open from 5 am to 8 pm.

Only domestic ticketing facilities are available.


Check-in for domestic and international transferring passengers is located on Level 2.

Designated Premium check-in is available for Business, Qantas Club and oneworldOpens external site in a new window Emerald passengers.

Online check-in is available for Qantas and QantasLink Australian domestic bookings between 24 hours and 30 minutes before your flight departure.

Self-serve check-in kiosks are located near the check-in counters on Level 2.

Our domestic airports have gone cashless. The purchase of tickets, additional baggage and other Qantas flight related products can be made at Excess baggage payments can still be made by credit card at our self-serve airport kiosks.

Flight status

View our real time flight status page for up-to-the-minute departure information.



Baggage services has a counter located on Level 1, which is open from 7.30 am to 10 pm.

Flight status

View our real time flight status page for up-to-the-minute arrival information.


Find out more about lounge features, operating hours and access to the Canberra Qantas Club.


Canberra airport transport options.
Transport Details
Car The airport is approximately a 15-minute drive from the city.
Visit Canberra airportOpens external site in a new window for current car parking rates. 
Taxis Approximately A$27 one way to the city.
Buses Transport CanberraOpens external site in a new window offer bus services between the airport and city centre.

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Important information


Information correct as of August 2017. Times and prices quoted are a guide only.