Adelaide Metro Bus

If you wish to use public transport to/from Adelaide Airport, Adelaide Metro offers an express double decker bus service called JetExpress between the airport and the city.
Single trip and daytrip tickets can be purchased from bus drivers.
Follow the link for more information about this service.JetExpress double decker bus image

Alternatively contact Adelaide Metro Infoline 08 8210 1000.

Pick up and drop off is from the bus stop located on the left hand side of the plaza as you leave the Terminal.

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Airport City Shuttle offers a Door to Door service from Adelaide Airport to Adelaide Hotels, Businesses and covering all suburbs if booked in advance. Group discounts are available.
On arrival please make your way to the Information and Tourism Bookings Booth located on the ground floor of the terminal in a central location and a City Shuttle driver will meet you.
The cost is $10 per person each way. Contact City Shuttle for more information on 0433 533 718.


Taxis are a convenient way to get to and from the airport. There is a designated taxi rank located at the left of the pedestrian plaza as you walk out of the terminal. Concierges provide a safe environment and allocate taxis to passengers. They can also organise taxis with baby capsules, wheelchair access, five-seaters and maxi taxis for larger groups or station wagons for large amounts of baggage,
There is a $2 levy added to fares for taxis leaving the airport.

The estimated fare from Adelaide airport to the Grand Chancellor, Hindley St is $17.79 to $24.90 a distance of 7.66 KM and Travel Time approximately 16 mins.

Parking Options

Wilson Carparks

There are three Wilson Car parks within easy walking distance from the Grand Chancellor. Discounted fees are available if you book a park or you can easily simply drive in and pay normal rates.
The park at 30 Hindley St is located within fifty metres of the Hotel Grand Chancellor. If walking at night this is a well-lit and well populated walk.
The following URL will list all fees, contact phone numbers and maps.

U Park Carparks

The closest U Park carpark at Topham Mall is located only three minutes’ walk away from the Hotel Grand Chancellor. The carpark is close, well-lit and an easy walk however it is away from the main population and the streets may be deserted.
Pre Booked parking is available for $5 per day on weekends.
Maps, conditions and contact details can be found online.

Street Parking

Parking on the street is not recommended, you are unlikely to find a non-metered park close to the Hotel Grand Chancellor and the parking inspectors will issue you with a fine if you exceed the time limit.

Hotel Grand Chancellor

Our car park is located just west of the Hotel at the end of Club House Lane. Clearly signposted, the car park can be accessed 24hrs a day at a cost of $18 per vehicle per night. Please feel free to use the intercom located at the car park entrance to gain entry, or park in our permit zone at the front of the hotel on Hindley Street while you check in.
For your convenience, the car park has lift entry to the Hotel lobby and subsequent floors. Please be aware that a height restriction applies of 2.03m and if you require any further assistance please feel free to contact us prior to your stay.
(Please note: Parking is limited but the hotel can supply access to the secure parking facility located next door to our entrance at the same rate paid direct to the hotel.)