Discover Adelaide Adelaide is the jewel in the Australian crown, with world-class infrastructure and a reputation as a safe and sustainable city offering something for everyone. 

Mercedes College is nestled in the Adelaide Hills, just 6 kilometres south of the city of Adelaide, with stunning views of the metropolitan coastline from across the campus our students enjoy a welcome feeling of space.

Adelaide is one of the world's most beautiful and well-planned cities with a population of 1.38 million people. The city has a stable, peaceful environment plus one of the lowest costs of living in Australia.

Public transport is frequent, reliable and easily accessible from most Mercedes College Homestays, with full time students able to access discounted fares.

On this map you can see where Mercedes College is in relation to the city of Adelaide, or see us Google maps


Adelaide is serviced by international flights from across the globe.

Mercedes College is just 15 minutes commute from the city centre, so easily reached by car or Adelaide's modern public transport system comprising buses, trains and trams.

There are 2 bus stops located just outside the College grounds providing easy access to our campus. A train station is located within walking distance.

Recreational, medical and shopping facilities

Adelaide is encircled by parklands that include sporting venues, playing fields, tennis courts, playgrounds, ovals, cycle paths and open space for picnics, jogging and other recreational pursuits.

Beaches are just a 20 minute drive by car from the school or city and are also accessible by public transport.

Adelaide is the most affordable study destination in mainland Australia. Visit Study Adelaide to find out more and to watch videos about the benefits of living and studying in the world’s third ranked most liveable cities.

Adelaide experiences warm, dry summers with an average daily maximum ranging from 25 to 35 degrees Celsius. The winters are mild with an average daily maximum ranging from 15 to 20 degrees Celsius.