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Updated, Aug 2021


It is a wonderful Australian city, capital of South Australia with about 1.3 million people.

Getting In & Around

Getting in

Adelaide International Airport – 6 km west of city centre. web:
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$10Taxi: A$16-20 to city center (additional charges may apply) additional A$3 from airport.

Adelaide Railway StationAddress: 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. 

Getting Around

Public Transport – web: 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 

Piazza Duomo

See & Do

Adelaide Convention Centre:
Convention center

Adelaide Festival Centre: 
cultural centre | Varies> Book at BASS

Adelaide Town Hall:
town hall

National Wine Centre of Australia:
wine centre | tickets: from:$15

Places of Worship

Adelaide Mosque:

St Peter’s Cathedral:

St. Francis Xavier’s Catholic Cathedral:

Museums & Galleries

Adelaide Gaol: 
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 

Migration Museum
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 Arcade
shopping mall

Adelaide Central Market

Adelaide Farmers’ Market

Rundle Mall
shopping mall


Adventure Rooms Adelaide
escape room | tickets: varies

BOUNCEinc Adelaide
sports | tickets: $10-24


Glenelg Beach, Henley Beach, Semaphore Beach

Parks and Outdoor

Adelaide Botanic Garden

Adelaide Dolphin Sanctuary 
nature reserve

Adelaide Himeji Garden

Adelaide Oval
stadium | tickets: Adult:$25, Child:$15

Adelaide Park Lands

Adelaide Zoo
zoo | tickets: Adult:$38, Child:$20.50

Belair National Park
national park | tickets: vehicle:$12

Bicentennial Conservatory

Cleland Wildlife Park
zoo | tickets: Adult:$30, Child:$15

Elder Park

Victoria Square Tarntanyangga

Piazza Duomo


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