Perth Airport Guide (PER)
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Perth Airport (PER) is located outside of Perth, Western Australia, Australia. In 2013, 13.6 million passengers used Perth Airport, making it 4th busiest airport in Australia. The airport was first developed as a Royal Australian Air Force base during World War II. Singapore is the busiest international route at Perth Airport, while Melbourne is the busiest domestic route.
Transfer between Terminals
Perth Airport has three domestic terminals: Terminal 2, Terminal 3, and Terminal 4. Perth Airport has one international terminal, Terminal 1. The international and domestic terminals are connected by Dunreath Drive, an internal road connection within the airport boundaries. The terminals are connected by a free terminal transfer bus service that operates 24 hours a day, seven days a week.
Nearby Airport Hotels
Comfort Inn Bel Eyre Perth, 285 Great Eastern Highway, Belmont, Western Australia 6104, Australia, This Comfort Inn boasts on-site dining, free parking on the hotel premise, and access to a swimming pool and business center. Best Western Plus Ascot Serviced Apartments, 308-318 Great Eastern Highway, Ascot, Belmont, Western Australia 6104, Australia, Located in proximity to the airport, this hotel offers its guests free parking and access to a business center and a swimming pool.
Transport into Town
Shuttle: The Perth Airport CONNECT Shuttle operates between Perth Airport T3 (Domestic) and Perth city. The CONNECT Shuttle stops at East Perth train station; WA Museum on Beaufort Street; Wellington Street, opposite the YHA Backpackers Hostel; The Kings Perth Hotel, corner of Pier and Hay Streets; and The Ambassador Hotel. Bus: Transperth Bus 37 operates daily between Kings Park and T3 and T4, via the Esplanade Bus Port. Taxi: Covered taxi ranks are located at the International Terminal (T1) and Domestic Terminals T2, T3 and T4. The approximate taxi fare from the airport to Perth city center is AU$38.00.
There are two airline-operated lounges inside Perth Airport. Virgin Australia’ The Lounge is located in Terminal 3. The Qantas Club is located in Terminal 4.
Perth Airport is served by 30 scheduled airlines flying to over 50 destinations. Perth Airport is a hub for Alliance Airlines, Cobham, Network Aviation, Qantas, Skippers Aviation, and Virgin Australia. Perth Airport is also a focus city for Jetstar Airways and Virgin Australia.
Wireless internet connection is available throughout the terminals for a fee. A children’s play area and a quiet room for peaceful reflection are located in Terminal 1.
Perth Airport offers drivers approximately 16,700 parking spots. Short-term parking is located directly opposite Terminal 1 and Terminal 2. Long-term parking is located directly off Horrie Miller Drive, not far from Terminal 1 and Terminal 2. Fast Track parking is the closest parking option to Terminal 3 and Terminal 4. Short-term parking is also located directly opposite of Terminal 3 and Terminal 4. Four long-term parking lots are located near Terminal 3 and Terminal 4. Drivers can use a “Parking Calculator” on Perth Airport’s website to calculate the cost of parking at the airport.
Cheap Flights to Perth
Historical prices for Perth flights.