Alice Springs Airport

Alice Springs Airport (ASP) is located 15km (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 airport.

Qantas departure gates 7, 8 and 9 are located on the right-hand side of the terminal  after clearing security.



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.

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 flight status page for departure information.



For baggage service enquiries, please see the staff at the check-in counter.

Open from 6.30am Monday to Friday. Visit baggage services for further details.

Flight status

View our flight status page for arrival information.


Find out more about lounge features, operating hours and access to the Alice Springs Qantas Club, located beside Gate 9 in the departures area.


Transport Details
Car The airport is approximately a 15 minute drive from the city. 
Visit Alice Springs Airport for current car parking rates.
Taxis Approximately A$30 one way to town.
Buses Airport shuttle services operates between the airport and town centre.
Transport options from Alice Spring airport.

Important information

Times and prices quoted are a guide only.