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Perth Airport (IATA: PER, ICAO: YPPH) is a domestic and international airport serving Perth, the capital and largest city of Western Australia. It is located in a suburb of the same name and falls within the boundaries of the City of Swan. Since 1997, it has been operated by Perth Airport Pty Limited, a private company (formerly Westralia Airports Corporation Pty Ltd) under a 99-year lease from the Commonwealth Government. It is regarded as Australia's most versatile airport. Perth Airport is a privately owned company with more than 75% of shares held for the benefit of Australian superannuants. It is the fourth busiest airport in Australia and services Australasian and Indian Ocean destinations, as well as Johannesburg, Auckland, Christchurch, Doha, Dubai, Abu Dhabi, Guangzhou and Hong Kong. The airport has seen strong passenger growth in the last few years, primarily due to the state's prolonged mining boom and an increase in traffic from international low-cost carrier airlines. In the year ended June 2012, Perth Airport experienced passenger growth of 11.7% internationally and 6.9% domestically, resulting in an overall increase of 10.3% was recorded. Passenger numbers have trebled in the past 10 years with more than 12.6 million people travelling through the airport in 2012. Based on the average growth rate, this figure will double to 24 million by 2019. The first mining boom in 1979 had 679,000 passengers use the airport. This number now travels through the airport every three weeks. In 2012, the Australian Competition and Consumer Commission released a report rating the Perth Airport as the worst in Australia, as judged by airlines. The same report rated it below satisfactory for the second year in a row.


Discover the beauty of the city's striking landscope, welcome to Perth Airport, Australia. The nearest major city to Perth Airport is Bunbury. Attractions in Bunbury include Kings Park And Botanic Garden, Cottesloe Beach, Perth Zoo. To reach Perth Airport, hop on a flight to airport which is the nearest major Bunbury Airport. A vacation to Perth Airport can typically be of 1-2 days. Immerse in the spirit of the city and you'll not miss your home.

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Facts and Stats for Perth Airport*

  • Pollution Statistics in Perth Airport

    Know the pollution level of Perth Airport before you plan your visit.

    • Air Pollution 19.74 (Very Low)
    • Water Pollution 33.2 (Low)
    • Noise and Light Pollution 36.61 (Low)
    • Unattended dirt and garbage 25.78 (Low)
    • Drinking Water Pollution and Inaccessibility 15.16 (Very Low)
    • Dissatisfaction with Garbage Disposal 22.46 (Low)
    • Dissatisfaction to Spend Time in the City 20.61 (Low)
    • Dissatisfaction with Green zones and parks 17.34 (Very Low)
  • Perth Airport: Crime and Safety

    How safe is Perth Airport for tourists? Understand risks and safety concerns that can hamper your travel experience in Perth Airport.

    • Burglary and Theft 45.73 (Moderate)
    • Mugging and Robbery 35.8 (Low)
    • Assault and Armed Robbery 41.4 (Moderate)
    • Corruption and Bribery 31.07 (Low)
    • Car Stealing 33.91 (Low)
    • Robbery of Car belongings 46.73 (Moderate)
    • Attacks 43 (Moderate)
    • Drug offense 54.55 (Moderate)
    • Safety walking alone during daylight 77.52 (High)
    • Safety walking alone during night 43.04 (Moderate)
    • Insulting and offensive behaviour 45.06 (Moderate)
    • Hate crime due to Racism, Religion, ethnic origin 25.51 (Low)
    • Property crimes and Vandalism 54.88 (Moderate)
  • Living in Perth Airport - Quality of Life

    Quality of Life Index of Perth Airport is 194.88 (Very High)

    • Safety Index 55.88 (Moderate)
    • Climate Index 95.29 (Very High)
    • Pollution Index 26.09 (Low)
    • Traffic Commute Time Index 39.04 (Moderate)
    • Cost of Living Index 75.67 (Moderate)
    • Health Care Index 76.88 (High)
    • Property Price to Income Ratio 6.52 (Low)
    • Purchasing Power Index 138.56 (Very High)
    • Indices such as Quality of life, Climate & Healthcare index are good to be high whereas others such as Property price, Traffic & Cost of living Index are good to be low.

  • Cost for Essentials in Perth Airport

    Here's how much it will cost to shop in Perth Airport

    • Local calling per minute on Prepaid mobile 0.22 USD
    • International Movie per seat 13.27 USD
    • Summer clothing in a chain store 47.67 USD
    • Pair of Basic Nike Shoes 96.73 USD
    • Pair of Basic Levis Jeans 68.78 USD

*Stats and figures mentioned are crowd-sourced ‚Äčand subjected to change without notice.

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