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There are 5 ways to get from Franklin to Canberra Airport (CBR) by tram, bus, taxi, car or towncar

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Line 1 tram, bus  •  57 min

  1. Take the line 1 tram from Nullarbor Avenue Platform 1 to Alinga Street Platform 2 1
  2. Take the bus from City Interchange Plt 4 to Canberra Airport 3 / ...

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Line 21 bus, line 8 bus, bus  •  1h 51m

  1. Take the line 21 bus from Oodgeroo Av before Kilmeny Cl to Gungahlin Place Plt 4 21 / ...
  2. Take the line 8 bus from Gungahlin Place Plt 4 to Belconnen Interchange Arrivals 8
  3. Take the bus from Belconnen Interchange Plt 1 to Canberra Airport 3 / ...

3 alternative options

Taxi  •  16 min

  1. Take a taxi from Franklin to Canberra Airport (CBR) 17.6 km

Drive  •  16 min

  1. Drive from Franklin to Canberra Airport (CBR) 17.6 km

Towncar  •  16 min

  1. Take a town car from Franklin to Canberra Airport 17.6 km

Franklin to Canberra Airport (CBR) by tram and bus

The journey time between Franklin and Canberra Airport (CBR) is around 55 min and covers a distance of around 19 km. This includes an average layover time of around 11 min. The fastest journey normally takes 44 min. Operated by Canberra Metro Operations, Transport Canberra and NSW TrainLink, the Franklin to Canberra Airport (CBR) service departs from Nullarbor Avenue Platform 1 and arrives in Canberra Airport. Typically 383 services run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

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Average journey times

Time on transportation:
43 min
Layover time:
11 min
Total time:
55 min

Route information

Fastest journey time:
44 min
Journey distance:
19 km
Services per week:
383
Cheapest price:
-
Carbon emissions:
1 kg CO2

First and last service

First service departs at:
06:05
Last service departs at:
23:05

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Franklin to Canberra Airport (CBR) tram and bus schedules

Departing Monday, October 18, 2021

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Franklin to Canberra Airport (CBR) is to drive which costs $2 - $3 and takes 16 min.

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The quickest way to get from Franklin to Canberra Airport (CBR) is to taxi which costs $45 - $55 and takes 16 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Franklin to Canberra Airport (CBR). However, there are services departing from Oodgeroo Av before Kilmeny Cl and arriving at Canberra Airport via Gungahlin Place Plt 4 and Belconnen Interchange Plt 1. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1h 51m.

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The distance between Franklin and Canberra Airport (CBR) is 13 km. The road distance is 17.6 km.

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The best way to get from Franklin to Canberra Airport (CBR) without a car is to line 1 tram and bus which takes 57 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 57 min to get from Franklin to Canberra Airport (CBR), including transfers.

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Franklin to Canberra Airport (CBR) bus services, operated by Transport Canberra, depart from Oodgeroo Av before Kilmeny Cl station.

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Franklin to Canberra Airport (CBR) bus services, operated by Transport Canberra, arrive at Canberra Airport station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Franklin to Canberra Airport (CBR) is 18 km. It takes approximately 16 min to drive from Franklin to Canberra Airport (CBR).

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Map of how to get from Franklin to Canberra Airport (CBR).
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  • Distance: 12.7 km
  • Duration: 57 min

What companies run services between Franklin, ACT, Australia and Canberra Airport (CBR), Australia?

You can take a bus from Franklin to Canberra Airport (CBR) via Gungahlin Place Plt 4, Belconnen Interchange Arrivals, and Belconnen Interchange Plt 1 in around 1h 51m.

Train operators
Canberra Metro Operations
Phone
13 17 10
Email
info@cmet.com.au
Website
cmet.com.au
Tram from Nullarbor Avenue Platform 1 to Alinga Street Platform 2
Ave. Duration
19 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Unknown
Canberra Metro Operations
Bus operators
Transport Canberra
Phone
+61 2 6207 5111
Website
transport.act.gov.au
Bus from City Interchange Plt 4 to Canberra Airport
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $5
Website
Transport Canberra
MyWay
$2 - $4
Cash
$5
Bus from Oodgeroo Av before Kilmeny Cl to Gungahlin Place Plt 4
Ave. Duration
21 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $5
Website
Transport Canberra
MyWay
$2 - $4
Cash
$5
Bus from Gungahlin Place Plt 4 to Belconnen Interchange Arrivals
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $5
Website
Transport Canberra
MyWay
$2 - $4
Cash
$5
Bus from Belconnen Interchange Plt 1 to Canberra Airport
Ave. Duration
44 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $5
Website
Transport Canberra
MyWay
$2 - $4
Cash
$5
NSW TrainLink
Phone
131 500
Website
transportnsw.info
Bus from West Row After London Cct to Canberra Airport
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Website
NSW TrainLink Train
Bus from Belconnen Interchange to Canberra Airport
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Website
NSW TrainLink Train
Other operators
Taxi from Franklin to Canberra Airport (CBR)
Ave. Duration
16 min
Estimated price
$45 - $55
Canberra Elite Taxis
Phone
+61 2  6126 1600
Website
canberraelite.com.au
ACT Cabs
Phone
+61 2 6280 0077
Website
actcabs.com.au
Jayride
Ave. Duration
16 min
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from Franklin to Canberra Airport
Estimated price
$55 - $190

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