Adelaide is easy to get around on foot, by car, bus or tram. Adelaide Fashion Festival’s runway is on the fringe of the CBD, at Torrens Parade Ground. We’d hate for you to miss a runway, so be sure to plan your safe transport option ahead of time to avoid being caught out.
There are currently tram works on North Terrace between King William Street and Pulteney Street. if you’re using that route, please allow extra time to get to the AFF Runway.
Parking near AFF
Attending a Fashion Festival event? UPark’s got you covered!
SA-owned and operated UPark has nine convenient locations around the city.
Select from the following five safe and affordable carparks closest to the event you are attending. Parking from $7. Weekend and night parking also available.
9–17 Gawler Place
52–54 Waymouth Street
163–185 Rundle Street
18–34 Wyatt Street
22–30 Frome Street
You can book online via the UPark website.
Adelaide is well-serviced by trains, trams and buses. A good option for a short stay is the Adelaide Metro Visitor Pass. The pass includes unlimited travel for three consecutive days as well as a visitor pack with maps and travel guides. If you’re staying longer, no problems – the Visitor Pass can be recharged at most convenience stores to get you where you want to go. For more information, visit the Adelaide Metro website.
The famed Glenelg tramline extends from the Adelaide Entertainment Centre on Port Road, Hindmarsh, via the city centre and all the way through to beachside Glenelg. Travel free within the city centre (anywhere between North Terrace and the South Terrace stop). Outside of this zone, you’ll need to purchase a ticket. You can find all route and timetable information on the Adelaide Metro website.
Don’t make drink driving an option during Adelaide Fashion Festival by planning ahead with one of the many private transportation options.
Taxis – All taxis in Adelaide accept major credit cards and Cabcharge while private transfer and touring companies are also available.
Uber – Riding with Uber is as easy as downloading the Uber app and entering your destination – the app does the rest. Uber Vino is an easy and convenient transport option for those attending Fresh Wine Disco to ensure you get home safe and inexpensively.
Smart Car – This Adelaide based chauffeur driven luxury vehicle company is based on old fashioned customer service. Ride in a Mercedes-Benz to your event and enjoy the scenery along the way.
Eco Caddy – For the trip too far to walk and too short to cab, there’s EcoCaddy. Jump on-board one of their hybrid-electric rickshaws and get pedalled to any destination within the CBD square mile and North Adelaide.
Free City Connector
The Free City Connector travels near the Torrens Parade Ground on King William Street – an easy way to get from the city or North Adelaide to the AFF Runway.
For times, stop locations and real time information visit the Adelaide Metro website.
For more information on getting around Adelaide while you are here, visit southaustralia.com.