Perth airport is the fourth busiest in Australia and a major economic airport due to it being the gateway to the burgeoning WA mining industry. Offering flights from many major cities in the Indo-Pacific and many domestic locations it is a particularly large airport. Flights from Sydney are 4 hours and 3 hours from Melbourne so it’s not too difficult to connect if you can’t get a direct flight. Perth airport is home to the six major car rental agencies in Avis, Budget, Europcar, Thrifty and Hertz so jump online with us now and book your car rental from the airport.
Where is the airport?
Perth airport is it’s own suburb and features its own postcode. It is roughly 12 kilometres east of the Perth CBD. The Great Eastern Highway offers road access to the domestic terminal from the CBD while Tonkin Highway offers access to the International terminal. Getting to the CBD from the airport can be a hassle if traveling via public transport so rent a car to pick up at the airport to save the trouble.
Flights to and from Perth
276 international flights arrive and depart from Perth airport each week, from many major locations including Johannesburg, Auckland, Dubai and Guangzhou. It has seen strong passenger growth due to the mining boom.. There are extensive flights offered to small rural communities on the west coast making it a very important airport for both economics and commuting. Being home to six major car rental agencies allows you to get the best car to suit you so that you can get to your location stress free and ready to experience the fantastic Perth area.