Flights from Canberra
Canberra Airport in Canberra, AC, Australia
Orbitz.com enables you to book cheap flights from Canberra online. These flights originate from Canberra Airport, which is used by four airlines for flights to Melbourne, Sydney and other locations within Australia.
Parking at Canberra Airport
Canberra Airport offers two multilevel covered parking facilities with 1,200 spaces each, as well as two open-air parking lots with 400 spaces each. Special parking spots that provide 10 minutes of free parking to drivers who are dropping passengers off at the airport are also available. Parking rates for the covered facilities start at $1.80 AUD for 20 minutes, and long-term parking rates begin at $23 AUD per day. The open-air parking rates start at $1.50 AUD for 20 minutes, and the daily rate is $19 AUD.
Getting to Canberra Airport
Taking the shuttle bus from the city center to the airport costs $10 AUD. The journey takes 15 minutes during off-peak hours in the early morning and takes 30 minutes during the afternoon rush hour. The shuttle operates until early evening, and it runs once every half-hour on weekdays and once an hour on weekends. Buses to the airport are also available from nearby ski areas. Taxi rides from the center of the city are available from three recommended taxi operators, and the approximate fare is $45 AUD.
Restaurants at Canberra Airport
Hudsons Coffee offers its signature coffee along with a selection of sandwiches, snacks and desserts, and you will find two Hudsons in the departure lounge. Tuk Chop features sandwiches and Oriental food, and Velluto in the arrivals hall is convenient for packaged snacks. Using Orbitz.com to book your selection of cheap flights from Canberra will leave you with extra money that you can use to buy gifts or something to read in the RELAY gift and book shop.
Flights to Sydney
J.A. Douglas McCurdy Sydney Airport
J.A. Douglas McCurdy Sydney Airport is located about six miles northeast of Sydney, Nova Scotia, in the community of Reserve Mines. The airport has two regularly scheduled airlines for passengers: Air Jazz and Air St. Pierre. There are also several charter services. Orbitz.com can help in arranging connecting flights to Sydney from any point of origin. Its travel planner allows you to view all flights into Sydney at the same time, so you are able to choose the low fares that you need. WestJet Airlines and Air Canada Express offer flights between Sydney and Toronto from May to October of each year.
Transportation From the Airport
A taxi service from the airport to Sydney is available by using City Wide Taxi. Fares are metered and vary based on your destination. Avis and Budget car rental companies are located in the airport, and you book them at the same time as you book your trip with Orbitz.com.
Weather in Sydney
Sydney has temperatures ranging from the mid-50s to the mid-70s Fahrenheit in the summer months. The temperatures average from the mid-teens to the mid-30s in winter. Sydney only has about two hours of sunshine in December, so the winter months are not the best time to visit the area. There are over fifteen hours of daylight in the summer, so it is the preferred season for travelers.
Things to Do in Sydney
Sydney is known for its annual Celtic Colors Festival where Celtic music is played, and people can celebrate Celtic music and culture. If you visit in October, be sure to catch a few of the shows. You can also explore the town's Scottish roots in the Highland Village where costumed actors bring the period dwellings to life. You can relax with a walk on the waterfront or gamble to your heart's content at casino Nova Scotia. Let Orbitz.com assist you with finding flights to Sydney and save you money, so you will be able to enjoy all the sights this historic city has to offer.
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