Located 15 kilometres from the town, Alice Springs airport is modern and compact. The airport’s travel facilities include left-luggage, lost property services, showers, toilets and baby-change rooms. There are ATMs and public telephones, internet access, a post box, and a tourist information stand.
The cafe and bar serve meals, snacks and drinks, and the outdoor lounge area is an airport oasis for smokers and non-smokers alike. Souvenir and gift shops and a newsagency will sate airport shoppers. Wheelchairs are available from airport staff, and all terminal facilities are accessible to travellers with disabilities.
Alice Springs airport services domestic flights only, flights within the Northern Territory and interstate services. Passengers can easily connect with international flights in Darwin or in interstate capital cities.
A taxi and private hire-car rank is located outside the terminal, and all major car hire companies have vehicles to rent from the airport (book ahead or at the airport).The airport shuttle bus service transfers travellers to and from the town, picking up and dropping off at local hotels. Tickets can be purchased online or at the airport. The airport car park is open 24 hours per day, seven days per week and accommodates short- and long-term parking.