Travel to Canberra
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If you've been thinking of a holiday to the ACT, book your flights to Canberra and take advantage of Flight Centre's great deals with Qantas and Virgin Australia. You can always upgrade your airfares to Business Class or First Class and travel in comfort like the leaders at Parliament House.
One of the best things about flying into Canberra is the new airport. A recently completed major upgrade includes a scattering of intriguing sculptures and the local produce is centre-stage at plane-spotting nirvana, Limestone Cafe and Bar. Airport Express shuttle buses to the city operate in peak periods for $20 return, or a taxi to the city will cost about $30.
Average flight time: About 50 minutes from Sydney.
Daily flights from: Most Australian capital cities.
Major airlines: Qantas and Virgin Australia.
Choose a Canberra holiday package
If time constraints are weighing on you, check out our great range of Canberra holiday packages. Booking your time away is easier than ever with our value for money flights plus accommodation packages, often including sneaky extras like discounted tours or complimentary breakfast to sweeten the deal.
Tours in Australia's capital
Being the power centre of the country, there are a lot of things to see and do in Canberra. Book a tour to peek behind the political curtain at Parliament, visit the poignant Australian War Memorial, cruise Lake Burley Griffin or press your own coin at the Royal Australian Mint.
Canberra car hire
Did you know the Snowy Mountains are only a couple of hours drive from Canberra? If you're visiting in winter, consider booking a hire car and making the trip to Australia's favourite skifields Thredbo or Perisher. Alternatively, with your own set of wheels you can be in Sydney within three hours!