Brisbane Airport serves the city of Brisbane, the biggest city in Queensland. The airport is a domestic and international hub for South-East Queensland, and is one of the busiest airports in Australia. Located in its own suburb of Brisbane Airport, close to northern Brisbane suburbs like Nundah, Nudgee, Banyo and Eagle Farm, the airport is about 12km from the centre of Brisbane.
At the airport there are two separate buildings for domestic and international flights. A complimentary Airport Transfer Bus takes passengers between each terminal, with a driving time of approximately 10 minutes. Alternatively, the AirTrain also runs quick train services between the terminals for a cost of $5.
At Brisbane Airport you won’t have to look far to find facilities to use. Apart from having a wide variety of shops, bars, cafes and restaurants, the terminals also boast free Wi-Fi, currency exchange outlets, ATMs, baby change rooms, water fountains and bathrooms.
· Driving: If you would like to drive your own vehicle to Brisbane Airport on the day of your travel, you can select between short-term, long-term and valet parking options. Alternatively, if you book a flight to Brisbane and need a car for your time in the city, you should go online to hire an affordable vehicle.
· Buses: TransLink operates a number of bus services to and from the airport precinct in Brisbane. In addition, Con-x-ion Airport Transfers takes passengers door-to-door, to and from the Brisbane CBD; the Brisbane Cruise Terminal and Portside Wharf in Hamilton; the Gold Coast; and the Sunshine Coast.
· Train: The convenient AirTrain departs from the airport every quarter of an hour in peak times, and services the city and the Gold Coast.
· Taxi: It’s easy to catch a cab to or from Brisbane Airport. If you’re looking for a taxi as you depart the airport after a flight, head to the front of the domestic terminal for a taxi rank, or go to the northern end of the Arrivals area on Level 2 if you’re in the international terminal.
This information is correct as of July 2016.