Your options to explore Canberra include public transport, taxi, self drive, hire a car or book a tour. You can travel from one side of the city to the other in just forty minutes. For those who love fresh, clean air, walk the capital or hire a bicycle.
Take a self-guided driving tour and learn more about the Australian Capital Territory.
When visiting Canberra for conferences, conventions or business, it is easy to get from your accommodation to the airport, meeting venues and there are plenty of great things to do and see while you are here.
Parking in Canberra is cheaper than other major capital cities. Many national attractions have free parking. Many shopping malls offer free parking for the first two hours. Average pay parking daily fees are between $10 and $20 per day. Look out for the new parking meters that allow payment through coins, credit cards, or with a smart-phone app. The Parkmobile app is available free for iPhone users from the App Store or for Android users, from Play Store.
Canberra has an enviable network of cycle and walking paths. Discover our national attractions and many of our best features on a self-guided walking tours or hire a bike and be refreshed with a ride.
Canberra’s lakes are fantastic for paddling, kayaking, lake cruises and fishing.
Spend a while in the Canberra region and discover surrounding New South Wales with drive itineraries, bus and coach routes and train travel options to and from Canberra.