Canberra Airport Guide to Canberra Airport (CBR)

Canberra Airport by Bus

Getting to Canberra by bus turns to be a great idea, since it is the cheapest option to reach safe and sound to your destination downtown.

From September 2017, the Airport Express Bus has ceased its service from and to Canberra Airport to downtown.

See more information below:

Public Transport

Canberra ACTION buses

By Canberra ACTION buses you can transfer from Canberra Airport to downtown.

Bus lines 11 and 11A can take you to several destinations within Canberra’s city centre.

Stops: Canberra Airport – Russell Offices – City Bus Station. Bus no.11 also stops to Brindabella Business Park and Fairbairn.

Total trip time is of 20 minutes.

Opening hours: From 6:48 am to 10:02 pm (Monday to Friday), every 20 minutes. From 7:35 am to 20:12 pm (Saturday), every hour. From 7:55 am to 19:12 pm (Sunday and public holidays), every hour.



Canberra ACTION buses stops at the Ground floor of the main terminal.



See detailed fares below:

- Adult one way: AUD 4.80
- Daily ticket: AUD 9.20
- Discount fare (students, elders): AUD 2.40
- Daily ticket: AUD 4.60

You can also pay by MyWay card. For more information, please check out Transport Canberra website.


Where do I buy my ticket?

The ticket can be purchased on board to the driver.