Alice Springs Airport

Alice Springs AirportOpens external site in a new window (ASP) is located 15 km (9 miles) south of the town centre. It's the heart of Central Australia with natural highlights to explore.

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Qantas flights QF400 and above operate from this terminal.

At the mid point of the level one walk way, on the left side is where you'll find Gate Lounge 5 and 6 located.

There are stairs and an elevator down to the lounge at the mid point of this walk way.

Gate 5 and 6 will be used for QantasLink departures.



Ensure you check-in for your flight before you arrive at the airport. Check-in for domestic flights opens 24 hours before departure and closes 30 minutes before departure. 

There are four easy options to complete check-in:  ​

Download your digital boarding pass after checking in online and you’re ready to go.  

Customers who require special assistance, unaccompanied minors or large groups, please make yourself known to our friendly customer service agents who will be able to assist you with the check-in process.

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 bag tag kiosks.

Seat selection

Complimentary seat selection is available online for all domestic flights from the moment you book your flight. If you haven’t selected a seat before you complete your online check-in, you will be assigned a seat. You can change your seat online up to 30 minutes before your flight departure.

Flight status

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



For baggage service enquiries see the staff at counter 5.

Open from 8.30 am to 5.30 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 Alice Springs Qantas Club.


Transport options from Alice Spring airport.
Transport Details
Car The airport is approximately a 15 minute drive from the city. 
Visit Alice Springs AirportOpens external site in a new window for current car parking rates.
Taxis Approximately A$30 one way to town.
Buses Alice Springs AirportOpens external site in a new window shuttle service operates between the airport and town centre.
Chauffeur drive To travel to or from the airport via limousine, book a chauffeur transfer.

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