The 40 and 935 lines take you from Perth Airport to Crown Perth in about 20-minutes. You can buy a ticket onboard, and it will cost between $4 and $7. This is the cheapest way to travel. Alternatively, A taxi will take 9 minutes and will cost between $20 and $24, while an Uber will cost between $10 and $15, or, a pre-booked shuttle service will cost about $60 to $65 for the entire vehicle.
Crown Perth is located just a short distance from the Perth CBD, and excellent public transport connections mean you can take full advantage of everything Perth has to offer while also enjoying the conference itself.
A SmartRider is a prepaid card you can use to travel on Perth’s public transport system. The card costs $10, and this fee is non-refundable. You can also travel on Perth public transport via paper ticket, so if you are just visiting Perth for the conference don't bother purchasing this card.
As of 19 March 2018, the exchange rate was:
- $1AUD = 0.75USD
- $1AUD = 0.60EUR
- $1AUD = 0.53GBP
- $1AUD = 0.94 SGD
- $1AUD = 77.71JPY
- $1AUD = 4.52CNY
The easiest place to exchange your money is at Perth Airport, where there are several exchange outlets with varying rates.