Perth Airport Informational Guide to Perth Airport (PER) - Non Official

Perth Airport Terminals

Perth Airport is the primary airport of Western Australia state located in its capital Perth and serving the city and its surrounding municipalities, hosting both international and domestic flights.

Domestic Terminals are located 12 km away from Perth’s city centre and the International Terminal is at 17 km distance.

Terminals

Perth Airport consists of four passenger terminals:

Terminal 1

Perth Airport Terminal 1 is the International Terminal.

It is open 24 hours. 

See terminal 1 information

Terminal 2

Perth Airport Terminal 2 is the newest Domestic Terminal. Hosts exclusively domestic flights of Alliance Airlines and Tigreair.

Opening hours: From 4:00 am to 12:30 am (Monday to Thursday and Saturday) and from 4:00 am to 2:30 am (Friday and Sunday).

See terminal 2 information

Terminal 3

Perth Airport Terminal 3 is a Multi-user Domestic Terminal and also a regional terminal for Qantas.

Opening hours: From 4:00 am to 12:30 am (Monday to Thursday and Saturday) and from 4:00 am to 2:30 am (Friday and Sunday).

See terminal 3 information

Terminal 4

Perth Airport Terminal 4 is Qantas regional terminal. It is an independent terminal managed by Qantas.

Opening hours: From 4:00 am to 12:30 am (Monday to Thursday and Saturday) and from 4:00 am to 2:30 am (Friday and Sunday). 

See terminal 4 information

Transfer between terminals

Terminals are located in the following way: T1 and T2 on the east and T3 and T4 to the west. They are located at 15-minute drive from each other (11 km).

To solve this problem regarding distance, there is a free Inter-terminal transfer shuttle bus every 20 minutes departing from the lower level of each terminal.

Services hours: From 6:00 am to midnight.

Present & future

It is planned to demolish Terminal 4 and replace it by the new domestic facilities at Terminal 1.

This work is part of the 2024 Airport Master Plan which seeks to consolidate both international and domestic terminals into a single terminal facility. This new terminal would be located on the south-eastern side of the airfield.

Attractions

Outdoor Viewing Platform

Outside Perth Airport there is the viewing platform. It is the ideal sightseeing to watch aircraft arrivals and departures at Perth Airport.

There you can find several attractions such as a shelter in the shape of a Boeing 747 and a section paved which reminds a runway.

Opening hours: From 06:30 am to 07:00 pm (October to March) and from 07:30 am to 05:30 pm (April to September).

Get there from both west and east sides of the airport.