Compared to the other cities in Australia, Perth is said to an isolated capital city. This city has also many tourist spots that are worth visiting. You can easily find some tourist attractions in Perth. You can find various activities like sailing, fishing, swimming, and many other outdoor activities.

Ridesharing Fares in Perth Airport and the City Centre

Ridesharing service is perfect for everyone who requires to move around Perth, mainly if you are new in town and you would like to get a pick-up in Perth Airport (PER). Every ride-hail driver-partners know where are the top places to visit and how you can arrive at all destinations in a short time.

Ridesharing is not something new in Perth, this type of service has been around for several years, starting with the arrival of Uber. Which was followed by Ola, an Indian ride-hail company which begins its international expansion in Australia starting in 2018.

So you won’t be bothered to get a ride in the city. Since the availability of vehicles has distributed around the city, especially if you are located in the city centre.

Uber Perth Fares

Uber Fares Perth

Ola Fares Perth

Ola Perth Fares

Thinking about taking a trip with Uber or Ola in Perth? You don’t have to get worried about the cost considering that the rates are lower than the regular taxis, the estimated price also is going to be shown before you get your ride.

Rates Uber Ola
Base Fare A$2.00 A$1.82
Booking Fee A$0.55 A$0.50
Per Minutes Rate A$0.32 A$0.29
Per Kilometer A$1.00 A$0.91
Transport Levy Fee 10% 10%

Under certain conditions, there’s additional charges as follows.

Rates Uber Ola
Waiting Fee A$0.60 A$0.60
Cancellation Fee (Rider or Driver Initiated) A$10.00 A$10.00
Additional Surcharges (Tolls, Airport Pickup Charge,etc) Varies Varies

*Rates are subject to change without prior notice.

The following is an example of ridesharing (Uber) estimated fare from Perth Airports (PER) to several locations within the city:

Destination (from Airports to) Trip Fare Return Fare
City Center A$26-37 A$25-33
Fremantle A$36-50 A$36-47
Parmelia Hilton A$25-37 A$25-33
Mandurah A$95-124 A$92-120
Northbridge A$25-33 A$23-30
Mount Lawley A$25-34 A$22-28

Uber Perth Promo Code

Prior to booking a ride, you will notice an estimated fare instantly in the app. When the cost is shown still makes you re-think to take Uber or Ola, you may utilize the following coupon/promo code which could reduce the total cost of your next trip.

For Uber, you can try the following promo code to get a discount on trip expenses in Australia.

App Promo Code Details
Uber FINDUBERLRHVBU Coupon value A$12.

In case you experience difficulties when using the promo code, head to our post here for a more detailed explanation about the Uber promo code, like how to use it and where you can apply it.

For Ola, you can try to use the promo code below.

App Promo Code Details
Ola AU50 Coupon value A$8 for 10 rides.

Need assistance on how to use the coupon or need another promo code? Follow our post about promo code.

Become Ridesharing Driver in Perth

Even though ride-hail is not included in the transportation system, this kind of service can help complement the weak points in Transperth. Users of ride-hail services are growing every year, as a result of the popularity of this service in the city.

Ridesharing company would still require many drivers to support the city in delivering an alternative transport option which is easy, safe and reasonably priced.

Uber and Ola open opportunities for anyone who would like to drive with them as a partner. Absolutely no working hours, No boss, you are free to drive online at any time you desire.

Ridesharing as a compliment for Perth Transportation System

You do not have to be worried if you want to travel around Perth. The city has a public transportation system called Transperth, it served the city and suburban areas. The public transportations provided by Transperth serve passengers from downtown to the countryside and vice versa. The transportation system offers bus, train and ferry.

Bus. Usually, the bus stops served by this bus are always close to the commuter train stations. This makes it easy for passengers who need to switch from train to bus.

Moreover, all Transperth buses use gas fuel with emissions which are environmentally friendly and odourless. For you who easily get sick because of the gas fuel odour, this public transportation is suitable for you.

Train. Train service is a division of Public Transport Authority of Western Australia. This division is responsible for operating the train system for passengers in Perth, as a part of Transperth networks.

This commuter train operates from 5 AM to 12 PM on working hours. While on the weekends, the train operates until 2 PM. No wonder that Perth is still crowded during vacation hours even until midnight. Especially there are additional commuter trains which are provided for passengers who need to come home at midnight.

Ferry. Transperth operates the Ferry service across the Swan River, which connects between Barrack Street and Perth’s southern coastline in Southern Perth. This public transportation departs twice every hour and 15 minutes during working hours.

This Ferry service is very popular among the local passengers and tourists who want to visit Perth Zoo. There are 2 types of Transperth Ferry today, first is Shelley Taylor Smith which has been operating since 1997. And the second is Phillip Pendal which has been operating since 2009.


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