All the transport options you could ask for.

With multiple options available for travelling to and from Adelaide Airport, you’ll never be stuck for transport.

Adelaide Metro Bus

If you wish to use public transport to/ from Adelaide Airport, Adelaide Metro offers an express double decker bus service called JetExpress between the airport and the city.

Adelaide Metro also offers a convenient JetBus service to Glenelg, West Beach and the City, servicing all stops en route.

Both JetExpress and JetBus are Metroticket services. Single trip and daytrip tickets can be purchased from bus drivers.

Click the links above for more information to find your closest service stop. Alternatively call Adelaide Metro Infoline 08 8210 1000.

Pick up and drop off is from the bus stop located on the left hand side of the plaza as you leave the Terminal. Click here for Adelaide Airport grounds map.

Shuttle Bus

Airport City Shuttle offers a Door to Door service from Adelaide Airport to Adelaide Hotels and Businesses and return.

Bookings are not needed from the airport, please follow instructions below:

On arrival please make your way to the Information and Tourism Bookings Booth located on the ground floor of the terminal opposite the bottom of the escalator. The friendly staff will help you with your booking and inform you of the next shuttle time (approximately every half hour).

City Shuttle Bus operating hours are as follows:

Monday – Friday from 6.30am – 7.30pm
Saturdays from 6.30am – 5.30pm
Sundays from 6.30am – 5.30pm

The cost is $10 per person each way. Contact City Shuttle on 0433 533 718. For more information on Group bookings (08) 8385 9967.


As of Monday 21 October, 2019 at 9:00 am the Taxi drop off will now be located at Atura Circuit, between the terminal and Atura Hotel. Access to the terminal is via the northern doors. The lifts or escalators will take you to Level 2 for departures.

To exit the airport, there is a designated taxi rank located to the left (western side) of the pedestrian plaza as you walk out of the terminal. Concierges provide a safe environment and allocate taxis to passengers. They can also organise taxis with wheelchair access, five-seaters and maxi taxis for larger groups or station wagons for large amounts of baggage.

There is a $3 levy added to all fares for taxis leaving the airport.

Taxi drivers must be accredited in order to pick up passengers at Adelaide Airport. If you are a driver and wish to access Adelaide Airport’s designated Taxi Area click here to apply.

Chauffeured vehicles

Chauffeured vehicles can be booked from Adelaide Airport at any time. The designated pick-up area is just to the left of the taxi rank as you leave the terminal, although in most cases your driver will be able to meet you in the terminal at the bottom of the main escalators. As with any chauffeured vehicle service, it’s best to book in advance of your arrival.

Chauffeured vehicle drivers must be accredited in order to pick up passengers at Adelaide Airport. If you are a driver and wish to access Adelaide Airport’s designated Chauffeur Area click here to apply.

Ride sharing

Ride sharing services such as Uber are now available at Adelaide Airport. Our designated pick up facility is just to the left of the short term car park as you leave the terminal. Walk across the main pedestrian plaza and then cross at the pedestrian lights at the pick-up and drop-off zone.

Remember you will need to book your ride-sharing service using the relevant app before proceeding to the pick-up facility.

There is a $3 levy added to fares for ride-sharing services leaving the airport. Click here for Adelaide Airport grounds map.

Ride-share drivers must be accredited in order to pick up passengers at Adelaide Airport. If you are a driver and wish to access Adelaide Airport’s designated Ride Share Area click here to apply.

Rental Car

Hiring a rental car at Adelaide Airport gives you the freedom control your own schedule and explore what South Australia has to offer. Car rental desks are located on the ground level of the terminal adjacent to the baggage claim area. Parking for car rentals is located on the ground floor of the multi-level car park.

The following companies have desks at the airport:


Budget |

Europcar |

Hertz |

Thrifty |

Enterprise Rent a Car |

Your car rental company will direct you to the correct parking location to pick up your vehicle. To drop off your car rental, follow the signage to the car rental area on the ground floor of the multi-level car park.

For any queries on the car rental parking arrangements at Adelaide Airport, please contact your car rental company.

Car sharing

Car sharing services such as GoGet are available at Adelaide Airport. Vehicles are located in the airport car park behind the terminal’s multi-storey car park. You will need to join up with a car sharing service to access these vehicles.

GoGet |


Adelaide has bicycle facilities at the southern end of the old International Terminal Building, approximately 90m from the northern exit of the terminal.

Included in the facility are:

• Bicycle Service Stations — These units allow for the assembly, disassembly and minor maintenance of bicycles. The units include a foot pump.
• Free Bicycle Parking Facilities — Bicycle racks are provided for parking of up to 12 bikes, this is in addition to the existing bicycle rack area located in the multi-story car park.
• Bicycle Box ‘Recycling’ Service* — The new facility provides an area where bike boxes that have been discarded by arriving passengers may be stored and made available for collection by departing cyclists.
• Secure Bicycle Parking Facility — A secure storage facility is available to provide cyclists with a secure location, on a fee for service basis.

This facility is secured each evening at 11.00pm and re-opened at 4.00am. Whilst this facility is currently free of charge, it is intended to implement a fee for service and have the facility secured 24/7. Bicycles are able to be left in this area for a 2-week period

*This area will be made available to event organisers free of charge and will only operate during major cycling events in South Australia. For more information please email [email protected]

In addition to the dedicated Bicycle Facility, bicycle racks are situated on the ground level of the multi-level car park. Click here for ground level map. Short term Bicycle Lockers are available adjacent to the bicycle rack area. This allows cyclists to pre-position a disassembled (and boxed) bicycle at the airport and then retrieve it prior to check-in.

Cycling to and from Adelaide Airport

Cyclists may also find the below links useful when planning trips to and from Adelaide Airport:

• Bicycle Facilities to Adelaide City via Linear Park Bike Path
• Bicycle Facilities to Glenelg via Anna Meares and Reece Jennings Bike Path
• South Australian Government Cycle Instead Journey Planner: