Fly Pelican Launch Direct Newcastle To Adelaide Flights

By 16 February 20182018 News

Exciting news for cyclists in Newcastle, the Hunter, Central Coast and beyond – the region has just become a whole lot closer to Adelaide with an airline kicking off direct jet services to the Festival Cycling State.

FlyPelican is a regional carrier based in Newcastle NSW. With a fleet of 19 seat British Aerospace Jetstream 32 aircraft they’ll be operating a 100 seat jet on the Newcastle – Adelaide route.

Fly Pelican are starting direct flights from Newcastle to Adelaide – just in time for the Clare Classic on April 8!

The regional carrier is offering special introductory prices on its Newcastle / Adelaide services – visit to book.

The airline also operate direct return services out of Newcastle to Sydney, Dubbo, Canberra & Ballina (Byron Bay) plus direct return services from Sydney to Mudgee & Taree.

Sporting Equipment Carried As Part Of  Baggage Allowance

FlyPelican are starting direct flights to Adelaide from Newcastle airport from mid-March and yes they carry bikes!

Sporting equipment including bikes can be carried as part of a passengers baggage allowance of 32kg.

No parking dramas in Sydney, no M1 / F3 traffic woes, just an easy 2-hour flight then pleasant country drive to the Clare Valley for the April 8 Gran Fondo.

Visit for bookings and to register for the ride.