Plan Your Trip

To ensure your day out at Science Alive! goes as smoothly as possible, let’s plan how you will get there and all the details you must know for that day. This information can sometimes change, any updates will be posted to our Facebook Event Wall.


There are over 2,000 public car parks on-site which can be entered from Goodwood or Greenhill Roads arterial roads. The Adelaide Showground uses Automated Parking technology, with Paystations located in strategic positions allowing you the convenience of paying on the way to your car. Credit card facilities are available in Paystations and on exit.

Public transport

Located on the south-eastern corner of Anzac Highway and Greenhill Road, Adelaide Showground Station is fully integrated with the Showground. For Adelaide train timetables, see here



Several bus routes service the Showground on Goodwood Road. Bus stops 1 or 2 on Goodwood Road are most convenient to the Adelaide Showground. It is approximately a 15 minute bus ride to the City. Refer to this link for timetable information.



Departs Adelaide from Victoria Square & outside the Adelaide Railway Station every 20 minutes, with the journey taking five-minutes to reach Goodwood Road Station, Stop 3. It is then a five-minute walk from the tram stop to the Adelaide Showground. For timetable information visit here


The Adelaide Showground is a five-minute taxi ride from the Adelaide CBD and a 15-minute journey from Adelaide Airport. Taxis can be called for pickup from the Goyder Forecourt on Goodwood Road, or the Rose Terrace entrance.

Bike Track

Cycling is a great way to access the Adelaide Showground from all areas. View maps of routes here