Canberra International Airport (CBR)

Located 575 m above sea level, Canberra International Airport (CBR) continues to serve as the gateway to several Australian capitals and multiple international destinations including Qatar and Singapore. In 2019, Canberra International Airport (CBR) handled over 3 million passengers after which it became Australia’s eighth busiest airport in Australia. 

It is Australia’s only general aviation facility for the public within the Australian capital territory. 

General Information about Canberra International Airport

The following table is an overview of CBR Airport indicated below:

AirportCanberra International Airport
Airport TypePublic
OperatorCapital Airport Group Pty Ltd, Executive Chairman:
Canberra Airport CodeCBR
Canberra Airport Terminals2
Canberra International Airport Runway2
Canberra International Airport Coordinates35°18′25″S 149°11′42″E
Canberra Airport Address21 Terminal Cct, Canberra Airport ACT 2609, Australia
Official Website
Official Phone Number61 2 6275 2222
Elevation1,886 ft / 575 m

Canberra Airport Code

Canberra Airport code is CBR. This IATA code assigned to Canberra Airport is based on Australia’s capital city Canberra where this facility is located. Apart from serving Canberra, this facility also provides a plethora of services to Queanbeyan and New South Wales. 


Canberra Airport Map

The Canberra Airport location Map is a useful tool for finding your way around the airport, and for planning your journey.

Canberra International Airport Runways

Canberra International Airport (CBR) is equipped with two asphalt runways: 17/35  and 12/30. 

12-305,509 ft148 ftAsphaltYes
17-3510,771 ft148 ftAsphaltYes

Canberra Airport Terminals

Canberra Airport (CBR) hosts a single terminal building that serves both international as well as domestic operations. Its award-winning International Departure Lounge offers a timeless experience to all international travellers. Public Lounge, on the other hand, houses private meeting rooms, business lounges, and a state-of-the-art cafe dining area. 

Departure Lounge is on level three of the airport while International arrivals are located on the ground floor.

Nearest Airports to Canberra International Airport (CBR)

Some of the closest airports to CBR Airport are:

  • Cooma Snowy Mountains Airport : 113.95 km 
  • Moruya Airport : 114.47 km 
  • Wagga Wagga City Airport : 151.54 km 
  • Wollongong Airport : 171.40 km 

Airlines Operating from Canberra International Airport (CBR)

The following airlines operate from Canberra Airport:

  • Alliance Airlines 
  • FlyPelican 
  • Link Airways 
  • Qantas 
  • QantasLink
  • Qatar Airways 
  • Regional Express Airlines 
  • Virgin Australia

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