How to get to Perth

How to get to Perth

By Air

Regular flights to Perth operate from all major Australian cities, with flights from the east coast averaging four hours. When you arrive at Perth Airport’s international and domestic terminals you’re just a 20-30 minute car, taxi or bus ride away from the capital’s main centre.

For further details on Perth Airport visit thier website:

By Train

Take one of the world's greatest train journeys, spanning the country from Sydney, Melbourne or Adelaide, across the vast Nullarbor Plain to Perth. Hop aboard the legendary Indian Pacific, operated by Great Southern Rail, for a three-day rail adventure on the longest straight railroad on Earth.

For details and/or to book, visit their website:

By Car

Three of Australia’s ultimate 4WD adventures and long-distance road trips connect WA to the rest of Australia:

  • Take the epic Eyre Highway from Port Augusta in South Australia, across the vast Nullarbor Plain to Norseman, playing a few holes on the world’s longest golf course – the Nullarbor Links – along the way.
  • Track across World Heritage listed tropical savannahs, following the Savannah Way from Cairns in North Queensland to WA’s exotic pearling town of Broome. Add to the adventure by hitting the legendary Gibb River Road through the Kimberley wilderness.
  • Or journey through Australia’s Red Centre along The Outback Way. This 4WD odyssey extends 2,800 kilometres from Winton in Queensland, to Ululuru and ending in Laverton in WA’s Goldfields region. 

Airport Transfers


There are taxi services operating 24/7 at both the domestic and international terminals. A ride to Perth city centre will take around 20-30 minutes and costs approximately $38.00. The main taxi services providers are Swan Taxis and Black & White Cabs.

To make a booking call:

Swan Taxis: 13 13 30

Black and White Taxis: 13 10 08

Airport Shuttle

The Airport-City CONNECT’s shuttle services will take you from the domestic and international airports to several pick-up and drop-off points near accommodation and public transport terminals throughout Perth city. Pre-bookings are not essential for travel on one of CONNECT’s shuttle services either to or from Perth Airport. You can purchase your ticket from the driver on the day of travel.

However, if you would like to pre-book please visit: