Darwin International Airport
To and From Airport
There are a number of ways to travel from the Darwin Airport into Darwin City. The distance between the two will take around 10 – 15 minutes.
Renting a car at Darwin International Airport is a great idea if you are planning to travel past the city. You can pre-book using the information below or book once you arrive at the airport. The car rental counters are located in the Arrivals Hall. The Darwin road system is relatively easy to navigate and well sign-posted so finding your way around won't be difficult. However, you might want to pick up a map or hire a GPS so you don't waste time getting lost.
|Rental Company||Booking Number||Darwin Airport Desk|
|Avis||13 63 33||08 8945 0662|
|Budget||13 27 27||08 8945 2011|
|Europcar||13 13 90||08 8941 0300|
|Hertz||13 30 39||08 8945 0999|
|Thrifty||1300 367 227||08 8924 2480|
Darwin Airport Shuttle Bus
The Darwin Airport Shuttle Bus is a cheap and quick way to transfer yourself from the Airport to your accommodation and back again. The shuttle runs 24 hours a day servicing all domestic and international flights. If you require a pick up from your hotel, you must book in advance.
- Airport to City One Way - $10
- Airport to City Return - $18
To book just call 08 8981 5066
Taxis are available from the taxi rank in front of the Terminal and should cost between AUD $25 – $30 to get into Darwin City. Since 06/04/09 there has been the implementation of a Taxi Toll of $3 upon exiting the airport. There is ground staff at the airport to help you find the best transport option for you, they even assist with ‘multi-hiring’ of taxis for people traveling in similar directions.
|Taxi Company||Phone Number|
|City Radio Taxis||08 8981 3777|
|Darwin Radio Taxis||131 008|
|Tropical Taxis||08 8947 3333|
Limousines & Private Hire Cars
At the front of the Terminal there is a Private Hire Car Rank. These cars are available for hire and the price negotiated between driver and passenger.
Limousines must be booked in advance. Shop around for the best price from a list of Limousine services below:
|Limousine Company||Phone Number|
|A-One Chauffeur Services||08 8941 7981 / 0401 528 570|
|Ask Darryl in Darwin||0417 832 836
|Cooper’s Private Hire & Limousine Service Darwin||0422 372 544|
|Darwin Limousines||0414 426 518|
|Darwin Private Hire & Chauffeur Drive||08 8981 2222 / 1800 054 400|
|Diamond Private Hire and Executive Limousines||08 8981 8000|
|Mollycorp Limousines||0402 328 355 / 1300 305 335|
|Peters Private Hire Car & Limousines||1800 077 702|
|PLS Chauffeur Drive||0412 18 452|