The capital of Western Australia has a lot to offer. Whether you like sandy beaches, nature and parks, art, ballet, or opera, you will find at least a couple of interesting places in Perth. There are also various places of activities for families as well as cool bars and restaurants for the young.
Things to do
If you want to check out the Perth Cultural Centre which includes a theatre, library, and the Art Gallery of Western Australia, go to the modern city center. State ballet and opera companies are there as well. Central Perth also offers the Scitech science center and the glass Bell Tower with its observation deck that provides amazing city views. Murray, Hay, and King streets are great for those who want to go shopping, as well as Elizabeth Quay offering various shops, eateries, and museums by the river.
The huge Kings Park and Botanic Garden are also located close to the city center. Beach lovers will also enjoy here since there are several sandy beaches lining Perth’s suburbs, including Cottesloe Beach, Scarborough Beach, and Trigg Beach. If you have time to go out of the city, there are a few beautiful places you should definitely visit - Yanchep National Park, Caversham Wildlife Park, Swan Valley, and Lake Leschenaultia.
This is both domestic and international airport which is also the fourth busiest one in Australia. In 2018, almost 14 million passengers used Perth Airport and it was named the best airport in Australia for service quality. The airport code is PER. It is located about 10 miles away from the Perth city center.
PER provides various services and facilities to the airport passengers. ATMs are available at each terminal, as well as free WiFi, baggage storage, and parenting rooms. A children’s play area is situated at T1 International(on the level 2 departures area). You can also use any of the various cafes, restaurants, or shops while waiting for your flight.
How to get from Perth Airport to Perth?
If you’re flying to Western Australia, you should find reliable and inexpensive transportation that suits all your needs. There are many transportation options available at PER Airport, including Perth Airport Shuttle, Rideshare, Taxis, Car & Limo Service, Public Transportation, and Car Hire.
You have several good transportation providers able to take you from Perth Airport to Perth City. The cheapest option is public transport - you will need no more than $7 to reach the city center in about 30 minutes. Airport shuttles are a bit faster and a bit pricier - depending on the number of passengers and the shuttle operator, the fares are from $11 to $24. The fastest ride is by a taxi cab which would cost about $43. You can use Uber as well which is more expensive than shuttles but cheaper than taxis.
Perth Airport Shuttle
Airport shuttles are in most cases one of the most affordable ways to get to your destination. You can find several providers offering Perth Airport shuttle, both shared and private. We found the best shuttle transfer companies and listed their rates and contact information below.
Perth City Shuttle offers dependable and affordable 24/7 airport service to Perth city hotels. Their shared shuttle is a great choice for those looking for a ride from Perth Airport to Perth CBD, Fremantle, and Cottesloe hotels. The rates vary based on the number of passengers; check out the following list to find out the prices.
Make an online reservation using our website and save time and money. If you have additional questions, call this Perth Airport shuttle at 0427 438 533.
Airport Shuttle Perth provides punctual and safe airport transportation, and they are available 24/7. You can book their shuttle bus and let them take you from Perth Airport to Perth City, Fremantle, Bunbury, Mandurah, and more. To find out their rates, take a look at our list below.
Number of passengers
Perth City Hotels
The pickup locations:
Terminal 1 – go to the bus stop K and call them at +61420244802;
Terminal 2 - go to Zone A and let them know by call or text at +61420244802;
Terminal 3 and 4 - Terminal 4 Zone B(go to the 3rd lane and look for the T4 Zone B sign).
Call the number mentioned above if you have any question or reach this Perth Airport shuttle via email@example.com.
My Airshuttle is a great transfer option for those going from Perth Airport to Fremantle. Your 45-minute trip will be stress-free and reasonably priced. They have scheduled rides, but you can arrange a pick-up at other times as well. Their fares start at $25, and you have to book a ride in advance.
Airport Sunset Coast Shuttle has various services to offer - Perth Airport shuttle, FIFO shuttle, and Cruise Terminal shuttle. You can book a shuttle ride at any time of the day or night since they offer 24/7 service. Note that night rides are always a bit more expensive.
To find out their rates, call Sunset Coast Shuttle at 0427082652 or send them an e-mail at firstname.lastname@example.org. One of their friendly representatives will give you all the answers you need.
Ridesharing services are very popular because of their affordable prices. There are two available transportation network companies at PER Airport -Uber and Ola. We’ve picked a few destinations and found out the lowest estimates to help you compare the prices.
Uber Perth Airport
to downtown Perth: A$30-39
to Fremantle: A$44-58
to Scarborough Beach: A$52-69
The Airport requires all Uber/Ola pickups to be at the designated rideshare pick-up bays which are situated outside of each airport terminal.
If you don’t want to wait for scheduled rides or share a vehicle with strangers, you can grab a taxi cab at Perth Airport and reach your destination in no time. This is more expensive than any Perth Airport shuttle, but at least you will have privacy and quickly get to any location.
Taxi cabs are available 24/7, and you can find them at the front of all terminals; follow the signs that will lead you to the taxi ranks. The main taxi providers are:
Black & White Cabs
The ride from Perth Airport to Perth city center will take about 20 minutes. Listed below are estimated taxi rates from Perth Airport:
Car & Limousine Service
Several car & limo companies in Perth could pick you up at the airport and take you to your destination. This is a very convenient transportation option perfect for business events and special occasions. It is much more expensive than shuttles or buses, but it is worth the cost. Check out the best limo companies below and call them for additional information.
My Limo Hire Perth
+61 415 419 212
Link Airport Perth
+61 424 929 039
Limo Hire Perth
+61 8 9468 8005
Perth Airport Chauffeur
26 Google reviews
+61 488 669 944
Hughes Limousines WA
+61 8 6002 2464
Public buses are great airport transfer for those who don’t have to carry lots of luggage and want to cut their costs. Transperth provides regular bus service between Perth Airport, Perth City, and some other local centers.
Bus Route 380 runs daily between Terminals 1 and 2 and the Perth city center(the Elizabeth Quay Bus Station) with a few stops in between.
Bus Route 40 also operates between the airport and the city center, but it stops at Terminals 3 and 4. The trip takes about 30 minutes.
These lines can also take you to the Victoria Park Transfer Station or Belmont Forum Shopping Centre.
An adult bus ticket costs $4.50 and $1.80 concession(this is the two-zone fare). You can purchase the ticket at the Transperth ticket booth situated on the lower level of any airport terminal.
If you want to have a car only for yourself, you can easily hire one at Perth Airport and explore the city at your own pace. You can even book it in advance without any booking or cancellation fees. There are 6 major rental companies at PER:
You can find rental counters at each terminal; simply go to the following locations:
T1 International: the public arrivals hall;
T1 Domestic: within the Baggage Reclaim area;
Terminal 2: opposite the Baggage Reclaim area;
Terminals 3 & 4: within the Baggage Reclaim area.
A Different Ride for Each Budget
Shared Ride Shuttle service is the most economical way to and from the airport yet very convenient and efficient.
Book a private car, van or limo when you need direct, exclusive service to and from the airport.