Townsville Airport

Townsville Airport, also known as Townsville International Airport or Garbutt Airport (due to its location in Garbutt), is a major regional airport in Queensland. It is located on the corner of Halifax Street and Stinson Avenue in Garbutt, a suburb of Townsville, and is serviced by a variety of major Australian regional and domestic airline operators. The terminal is around 5km from the Townsville CBD.

At Townsville Airport, you will find facilities such as restrooms, an ATM, baby change rooms, baggage trolleys, a post box (it’s located out the front of the terminal), free Wi-Fi, and a tourism information brochure stand. The airport also has three food and beverage outlets – the Newslink Cafe & Bar, The Strand Cafe & Bar, and The Captain’s Lounge – plus a duty-free shop, and a Newslink store where travellers can purchase magazines, papers, books, gifts, stationery, toys, sweets and more.

Travel Information

· Driving: For passengers who would like to drive themselves to the airport, there is plenty of parking near the terminal, for both short-term and long-term stays. If, alternatively, you will be purchasing a flight to Townsville and need to hire a vehicle for your stay in the city, you can pick up a car at the airport when you arrive. It takes approximately 15 minutes to drive between the airport and the city centre.

· Buses: A shuttle bus service operates in Townsville. It picks up and drops off at the airport and at various hotels in the city on week days.

· Taxi: Taxis are available to and from the Townsville Airport. At the terminal, head to the arrivals end of the building to find the taxi rank.

This information is correct as of July 2016.

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 Getting To & From the Airport

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 Who flies to Townsville

 Airport Contact Details

Townsville Airport

PO Box 7636,
Garbutt 4817,

Tel:+61 (0)7 47273211


 Location Details

Longitude:146° 46' 0'' E
Latitude:19° 15' 0'' S

 Airport Location

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