The origins of Perth Airport stretch back to the 1940s, when an RAAF base was converted to a passenger plane operation. The first runway was built in 1943, but it wasn’t until 1952 that the site changed its name and status to Perth Airport.
Perth Airport WA 6105
Telephone: +61 8 9478 8888
Perth Airport is located approximately 19km east of Perth
No. of Terminals: 4
Timezone: GMT/UTC +08:00
Use this Perth Airport Terminal table to figure out where your flight is going to depart or land.
Source: Perth Airport
Perth Airport has 4 terminals located in the airport. Terminals 1 and 2 are in separate sections from Terminals 3 and 4 and are a short 15 minute drive from each other. If you need to transfer between terminals, you can catch the free terminal transfer bus that runs 24/7 to help you get to your terminal. The bus stop for the terminal transfer bus is directly outside each terminal.
If you're looking to pass the time, finish off some work, or speak to your loved ones back home, get connected to the free Wi-Fi available in Terminals 1, 2, and 3 or Perth Airport. To activate free Wi-Fi on your laptop, smartphone, or tablet, please ensure that your device is Wi-Fi enabled. Click on Perth Airport Free WiFi from the list of networks, then open your browser and register your details to gain access and start surfing.
If you are a premium member of Alliance, Emirates, Qantas, Singapore Airlines, or Virgin, you can surf online from the comfort of their respective airline lounges. The Emirates Lounge, Singapore Airlines Silver Kris Lounge, Qantas International Business Lounge, and Virgin Australia Lounge are located in Terminal 1, while the Qantas Club and Qantas Domestic Business Lounge are located in Terminal 4. You’ll find Alliance Airlines lounge in Terminal 2.
Once you’ve landed, you can collect your Perth Airport car rental from one of the four car hire counters located at T1 International, T1 Domestic, T2 Domestic, and T3 & 4 Domestic.
The counters at T1 International are located in the public arrivals hall to your left after exiting the customs/quarantine area; while the T1 Domestic counters are located just outside of the arrival hall on your left as you come out. If you’re coming out of the T2 Domestic Terminal, the counters are located directly opposite the baggage reclaim area, and the T3 and T4 Domestic counters are located within the baggage reclaim area near the T3 arrivals hall. As you can tell, the car hire counters are conveniently located for easy access, and there are signs to help points you in the right direction once you exit your aircraft.
Once you are on the road Perth city centre is a quick 16 minute drive on National Highway 94 or 20 minutes via Guildford Road/State Route 51.