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It is a wonderful Australian city, capital of South Australia with about 1.3 million people.
Getting In & Around
Adelaide International Airport – 6 km west of city centre. web: adelaideairport.com.au
Bus: JetExpress(J1X): A$3.70/A$5.60(peak hours) on every 30 minutes Monday to Friday. JetBus(J1, J1X, J2, J7 & J8 ): A$3.70/A$5.60(peak hours), travel time is approx 30 mins, public transport ticket applies. Shuttle Bus: Door to Door A$10. Taxi: A$16-20 to city center (additional charges may apply) additional A$3 from airport.
Adelaide Railway Station – Address: 125 North Terrace, Adelaide SA 5000, Australia. Trains to Sydney, Melbourne, Perth and other areas. Public facilities are available here.
Adelaide Central Bus Station – Hours: 6:00 am to 9:30 pm everyday. Address: 85 Franklin St Adelaide SA 5000, Australia.
Luggage lockers: for 3 to 72 hours, from $6 to $50 depending on size. Services: payphone, free wifi, shower, charging station.
Public Transport – web: adelaidemetro.com.au Buses, Trains and trams are the public transport options in Adelaide. Peak hours: Before 9.01 am and after 3 pm on Monday to Friday and all day Saturday. Interpeak hours: 9.01 am to 3 pm on Monday to Friday and all day Sunday also on public holidays. Paper MetroTicket are available onboard a bus, tram and on Fare Vending Machines at major interchanges and popular locations. MetroCARD cost is free, A$5 starting balance.
Tickets: Single Metro ticket(2hrs) peak: A$5.80 interpeak: A$3.90, with MetroCARD peak: A$3.95 interpeak: A$2.20, DayTrip: A$11/5.50(reduced) valid till 4:30 am, metroCARD: 14 day pass: A$63.20/ 31.60(reduced) 28 day pass: A$105 / 52.50(reduced)
Visitors can take 3-Day Visitor Pass A$25.50 for unlimited travel in buses, trains and trams in the city metro network. you can buy it from Adelaide Metro InfoCentre at the Adelaide Railway Station on North Terrace, Adelaide.
Cruise ship metroCARD is also available for A$10, which allows you to travel in buses, trains and trams in the network for one full day. you can get it from Outer Harbor railway station or Adelaide Metro InfoCentre at the Adelaide Railway Station. You need to have your cruise ship pass with you to buy or travel with this card.
Students pay A$2.90 during peak or A$1.40 off-peak time for single ticket. with metroCARD its A$1.35 peak and A$1.05 off-peak. Daily ticket is A$5.50, 14day pass for A$15.80, 28 day pass for A$26
NOTE: you can also load 14 day pass and 28 day pass to your metroCARD
you can opt for reduced card if you have Australian Pensioner Concession Card , Veteran Gold Card, Transport Concession Card, Full time post-secondary student ID Card only. you can also travel free if you have a Mobility Pass, Vision impairment Travel Pass, Plus One FREE COMPANION or Companion card (free travel is only for the companion), South Australian Seniors Card (during off-peak times only. concession fare applicable during peak times), Incapacitated Ex-service Personnel Travel Concession Card
See & Do
Adelaide Convention Centre:
Adelaide Festival Centre:
cultural centre | Varies> Book at BASS
Adelaide Town Hall:
National Wine Centre of Australia:
wine centre | tickets: from:$15
Places of Worship
St Peter’s Cathedral:
St. Francis Xavier’s Catholic Cathedral:
Museums & Galleries
museum | tickets: Adult:$15, Reduced:$9-13
Art Gallery of South Australia:
Ayers House Museum:
museum | tickets: Adult:$10, Reduced:$5-8
Bay Discovery Centre
museum | tickets: donation
museum | free
National Railway Museum
museum | tickets: Adult:$12, Child:$6
South Australian Museum
museum | free
South Australian Maritime Museum:
museum | tickets: Adult:$15, Child:$6
Adelaide Central Market
Adelaide Farmers’ Market
Adventure Rooms Adelaide
escape room | tickets: varies
sports | tickets: $10-24
Glenelg Beach, Henley Beach, Semaphore Beach
Parks and Outdoor
Adelaide Botanic Garden
Adelaide Dolphin Sanctuary
Adelaide Himeji Garden
stadium | tickets: Adult:$25, Child:$15
Adelaide Park Lands
zoo | tickets: Adult:$38, Child:$20.50
Belair National Park
national park | tickets: vehicle:$12
Cleland Wildlife Park
zoo | tickets: Adult:$30, Child:$15
Victoria Square Tarntanyangga