Location & Getting Here
The Perisher Manor is the closest hotel to the ski lifts - a truly ski-in and ski-out hotel located in the central area of the ski resort giving you the quickest access up the mountain via the Perisher Express Quad Chair lift and the Village 8 Express eight seater chair lift.
Getting Here By Road
For those travelling by car, the driving times to Perisher Valley or SkiTube are:
- Sydney to Perisher Valley or Skitube - 6 hours
- Melbourne to Perisher Valley or Skitube - 7 hours
- Canberra to Perisher Valley or Skitube - 2.5 hours
- Cooma airport to Perisher Valley or Skitube - 1 hour
Countrylink operate coach and rail/coach services between all major cities and Canberra or Cooma. The Countrylink website has more information.
Greyhound Australia also have regular coach services to Canberra and Perisher Valley. There is also a bus services from Canberra via Jindabyne
to the Skitube. Visit the Greyhound Australia website for more information.
The National Parks and Wildlife Service will not allow cars to be parked at Perisher Valley overnight.
Park at Skitubeís Bullocks Flat terminal which is located 15 min. along the Alpine Way from either Thredbo or Jindabyne. Then take the Skitube train to Perisher Valley station where Hans oversnow taxiís are available to transport guests & luggage to the hotel. Please note that the Skitube has luggage restrictions during peak periods. There is also parking for 200 coaches.
Click here for more information about Skitube.
Getting Here By Air
Travelling by air involves a flight to either Cooma or Canberra airports and then a self-drive or coach transfer to Perisher Valley.
Flight times are:
- Sydney to Cooma - 1 hour
- Melbourne to Cooma - 1 hour
- Sydney to Canberra - 45 mins
- Melbourne to Canberra - 55 mins
Qantas, Virgin Blue and Tiger Airways fly into Canberra. For information contact Qantas 131313 or Virgin Blue 136789. AeroPelican also fly into Snowy Mountains Airport, Cooma. www.aeropelican.com.au for more information.
Transfer times to Perisher Valley are:
- From Canberra Airport: 2.5 hours by car or 3 hours by coach
- From Cooma Airport: 1 hour by car or coach
For coach transfers contact:
Hire cars and taxis are available from Cooma Airport and Canberra Airport. Bookings are essential - contact Snowy Mountains Hire Cars by phone (02 6456 2957), fax (02 6456 2290) or email (firstname.lastname@example.org).