Facilities and services

The terminal at Alice Springs Airport is open during flight operations. Alice Springs Airport wants to make sure you start your visit to Central Australia as comfortably as possible. A range of retail facilities, services, and amenities are available for visitors to our airport.



There are two ATMs located on the concourse, immediately prior to and past the security screening point. The machines accept most major cards.

Baggage Trolleys

Baggage trolleys are available free of charge for passengers. Trolley stands are located in the baggage collection area, in the car parks and throughout the Terminal.

Car Parking

Alice Springs Airport has two operational car parks.

The Short Term car park is located close to the Terminal building and is perfect for picking up or dropping off family and friends.

The Long Term car park is located 200 metres from the Terminal and is suited for parking while on a short holiday.

Visit the Parking Options section for more information.

Disable access

Alice Springs Airport provides Disability Parking Permit Holders up to 12 hours free parking in the Short Term Car Park.

All Terminal facilities are accessible for wheelchairs. Wheelchairs are available on request from airline staff if required.


Disabled Parking

Alice Springs Airport provides free parking bays in the short term car park for Disability Parking Permit Holders (for a maximum of 12 hours).

These bays are clearly marked and are restricted to vehicles displaying a valid Disability Permit.

When arriving, please take a ticket at the entry gate as normal. When leaving drive to the exit and press the "Help" button. The Operator will respond after a few moments and ask to see the Disabled Pass. Please hold the pass up to the camera. Once the pass has been sighted the Operator will raise the boom gate.


Storage Lockers are available (Limited number) in the Oversize Baggage Room opposite the Airport Management Centre. The cost is $10 per day or part of per item.


Storage Lockers are available (Limited number) in the Oversize Baggage Room opposite the Airport Management Centre. The cost is $10 per day or part of per item.

Lost property

If you believe you lost an item on the aircraft, you will need to contact your airline directly.

There is a lost property service at the Alice Springs Airport Management Centre, and you can check to see if your lost item has been handed in by telephoning +61 8 8951 1211.


Territory Pharmacy. Only minutes from the Airport. Located at Tenancy 2 Southern Cross Building, corner Briggs St and Santa Teresa Rd - See attached plan.

Available services: Dose Administration Aids, Pharmacy Vaccinations, Medication Management, Medical Certificates.

Open Monday to Friday 8.30am to 6pm, Saturday 9am to 5pm.

Same day delivery available - Phone 08 8953 8193

Post Office

For that last minute letter or postcard, there is a post box located outside the entrance to the restaurant, past the security screening point.


Our retail stores have everything you'll need for your flight and more. Please see the Shops section for further information.

Smoking Areas

As per Australian Government regulations, smoking is prohibited in the Terminal. An outdoor area for smokers is available just outside the restaurant as well as in the designated areas at the front of the Terminal.  Designated areas are clearly signposted.

Telephones are conveniently located throughout the Terminal and require either a telephone card or coins to activate.
Toilets/ Showers/ Baby Change Room

To ensure your comfort before, after and between flights, toilets, showers and a baby change room are available in the airside departure area of the terminal.

Tourist Information
Tourist Central Australia has a brochure stand near the baggage carousel on the eastern side of the terminal, providing visitors to Centra Australia with a map of the town and surrounding areas, local events being held and various ideas of places to visit.

Taxis, Private Hire Cars and Shuttle Bus Services are readily available for hire by all travellers and are located just outside the Terminal.

Water Fountains

Chilled water fountains are available in the terminal.

Wireless Internet Hotspot

Free Wi-Fi is available throughout the terminal building.