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Adelaide International Airport Code ADL

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Airport coordinates

LAT / LON -34°-56'-42"S / 138°31'51"E


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Station ID: YPAD
Observation Time: 15/04/2021 5:54 pm

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About Adelaide International Airport Code

Adelaide International Airport Code is ADL. This IATA code has been assigned to Adelaide International Airport due to its location in the city of Adelaide. Its elevation above sea level is 6 meters. 

About Adelaide International Airport (ADL)

Adelaide International Airport (ADL) is one of the busiest airports in South Australia with passenger traffic of more than 8 million. Regarded as Australia’s best capital city airport, this facility serves as a hub for Alliance Airlines, Qantas, Regional Express Airlines, Sharp Airlines, and Cobham. 

Adelaide International Airport (ADL) Runways

Adelaide International Airport (ADL) is equipped with two asphalt runways 05/23 and 12/30. They both measure 3100 m and 1,652 m respectively. 

Adelaide International Airport (ADL) Terminal

Spread across an area of 850 meter square, Adelaide International Airport (ADL) can handle operations of up to 27 aircraft including that of an Airbus A380. It is equipped with all modern facilities to extend a warm welcome to more than 3,000 passengers every hour from all over the world. 

Other features at Adelaide International Airport (ADL) Terminal include the following: 

Public lounges

VIP lounges

Airline lounges

14 aerobridges

42 check-in counters

34 shops

and free internet

Nearest Airports to Adelaide International Airport (ADL)

Minlaton Airport : 87.99 km

Penneshaw Airport : 104.22 km

American River Airport : 116.44 km

Kingscote Airport : 126.48 km 

Major Airlines Operating from Adelaide International Airport (ADL)

Air New Zealand 

Alliance Airlines

Cathay Pacific 

China Southern Airlines

Cobham Aviation Services Australia


Malaysia Airlines 

Malindo Air



Qatar Airways

Regional Express Airlines 

Singapore Airlines 

Virgin Australia

Runway Data

Name Length Width Surface Lighted
05-23 10,171 ft 148 ft Asphalt Yes
12-30 5,420 ft 148 ft Asphalt Yes

Frequently Asked Questions

  • When should I reach the airport to board a flight on time?
    You should reach 90 minutes in advance before the departure of your domestic flight and 3 hours before the departure of an international flight.
  • Yes. You can use the free Wi-Fi facility at the airport.
  • The airport features luxury lounges, duty-free shops, ATMs, onsite parking, multi-cuisine restaurants, and currency exchange counters among other facilities.
  • You must check with the Materials Management Department as all unclaimed properties found at the airport and its vicinity are deposited here.
  • Yes. You need to carry a copy of your boarding ticket along with a government-issued picture ID.
  • Yes. The airport has a 24*7 medical center helmed by well-trained doctors and paramedics. In the event of a medical emergency, ambulances are also provided.
  • Kindly get in touch with your respective airline.
  • Kindly refer to your respective airline’s guidelines should you wish to carry medicines on board. It is advised that you carry your doctor’s prescription as well.
  • For the safety of our passengers, we request them to not handle any unattended items. They are advised to inform about the same to the airport staff or security personnel.

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