Quick Facts

Flying time from Melbourne to Canberra: 1 hour 10 minutes approximately
Distance from CBD: 5km
Taxi: Around $20 to CBD
Public Transport: The Airliner Bus and shuttle coaches service the airport daily.
Currency: Australian Dollar

The Australian War Memorial stands guard over the fallen men and women who have served our country in wartime. An iconic monument, framed by the sweeping Anzac Parade, the museum is an outstanding archive and learning resource to capture the history of Australia during wartime.

The National Museum of Australia stretches across the Acton foreshore, heralding your arrival to the ACT. Its irreverent ramps and futuristic façade announce its playful, interactive exhibitions that are educational for all members of the family.

Alternatively, the National Film and Sounds Archive boasts hundreds of film and sound clips, photographs and costumes delving into the rich world of Australia's film and TV recorded past.

Canberra Airport (CBR)

For helpful information about getting to and from the airport, check-in information and more have a look at our Canberra Airport Guide.

Airport Accommodation: Staying anywhere in the city area will put you in close proximity to Canberra Airport. Book your Canberra Accommodation.

Airlines that fly to Canberra

The following airlines fly to Canberra domestically:

For more information on airlines that offer flights to Canberra, see our domestic airline page.

You might also be interested in our international airline guide.

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