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Did you know? | Adelaide Airport houses the Vickers Vimy airplane that flew from England to Australia in 1919, a journey that took 28 days.
Top international routes
- Hong Kong
- Kuala Lumpur
Jetstar Airways, Regional Express Airlines, Virgin Australia, Qantas, Tigerair Australia, and Cobham Aviation Services Australia
The single Adelaide Airport passenger terminal, also known as T1, serves all domestic and international flights. It was opened in 2005, replacing the older terminal that was much smaller.
Adelaide Airport is about 6 km (3.7 mi) west of the city center. Sir Richard Williams Avenue, Sir Donald Bradman Drive, and Grote Street are the main roads connecting the airport to the city.
Top car rental companies
SIXT, Europcar, Alamo, and Atlas Car & Truck Rental
Car rental desks
Some desks are inside the airport terminal, on the ground floor of the airport, while other rental companies offer free shuttle to their nearby facilities. The exact location of your car rental provider's desk will be listed on your Confirmation Voucher.
Services and Facilities
You’ll find cafeterias, bars, and a restaurant serving Australian cuisine and wine. There are all kinds of shops, including duty-free outlets. You’ll also find ATMs, several currency exchanges, a pharmacy, a first aid center, baby changing rooms, a children’s play area, a prayer room, and a nearby hotel. The airport often hosts free concerts. 24/7 luggage lockers are on the ground floor of the airport, in the car park near the car rental area. The airport is well-equipped for travelers with reduced mobility, and special assistance can be provided, but you should contact your airline in advance if you’d like this service. Do keep in mind that the airport terminal is open from 4:00 a.m. to 11:00 p.m.
Nearest gas station
Caltex Woolworths gas station, located at 130-132 Marion Road, can be reached in about eight minutes and is open 24/7. While some gas stations are even closer to the airport, travelers give this Caltex gas station the highest rating. There are many other gas stations near Adelaide Airport and in the city.
Popular one-way rentals
- Sydney (1,382 km / 859 mi)
- Melbourne (734 km / 456 mi)
- Canberra (1,167 km / 725 mi)
Average car rental length
Economy car rental price
$23.40 / per day
Speed limit out of town
80 - 100 km/h
50 - 62 mi/h
Speed limit within town
Acceptable limit of BAC
Adelaide Airport (ADL)
- IATA: ADL
- ICAO: YPAD
- Airport name: Adelaide Airport (ADL)
- Airport type: Public / Civil
- Airport Size: Medium Airport
- Elevation AMSL: 6 m / 20 ft
- Runway Surface: Asphalt / Grooved
- Aircraft movements (per year): 103,212
- Passengers (per year): 8,090,000
- Distance from City: 3.7 miles / 6 km WSW of town
- Airport Hours: 24 hours a day
- Phone: +61 8 8308 9211
- Email: firstname.lastname@example.org
When are car rental prices cheapest at Adelaide Airport?
The cost of renting a car at Adelaide Airport depends on the time of year. This graph compares month-to-month price changes to help you find the best deal.
Average Rental Price at Adelaide Airport
The cheapest time of the year to rent a vehicle at Adelaide Airport is August when prices for an Economy class start from $14.13. You can see that this is 63% cheaper than the yearly’s average and 79% cheaper than renting a car in July (when rental prices start at $66.42 for a Compact class). Knowing this can help you find the best price. But remember that these are average numbers. The exact cost of your rental will depend on your rental length and on how far in advance you book the car. Enter your travel dates at the top of the page to see exact prices and offers!
What’s the most popular rental length at Adelaide Airport?
Travel length differs from one month to another: in May the average rental period is 13 days, while in March, the average rental period is only 7 days.
Average Rental Length at Adelaide Airport
Which is the busiest car rental month at Adelaide Airport?
Travelers are most likely to rent a car at Adelaide Airport in December, while the fewest number of travelers rent in May.
Adelaide Airport Car Rental Popularity by Monthly Searches
Top 20 Locations near Adelaide Airport
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Car Rental at Newcastle Airport from $23.90 per day
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Car Rental at Gold Coast Airport from $13.54 per day
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Car Rental at Brisbane Airport from $14.04 per day
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Car Rental at Brisbane Domestic Airport (BNET02) from $19.02 per day
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Car Rental at Marcoola, Sunshine Coast Airport from $14.04 per day
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Car Rental at Rockhampton Airport from $23.00 per day
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Car Rental at Bundaberg Airport from $20.70 per day
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Car Rental at Hervey Bay Airport from $22.00 per day
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Car Rental at Perth Airport from $24.40 per day
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