Cheap flights from Townsville to Brisbane

Flight information Townsville to Brisbane

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Average flight time, total distance 1113 kilometres

1h 45min


1 airport

Which airlines fly from Townsville to Brisbane?

How easy is it to depart from Townsville?

Townsville Airport serves the Queensland city of Townsville, and has an easy-to-navigate terminal.

  • Main Terminal – all national flights depart from this airport.

The airport provides access to public telephones, ATMs, there are a couple of food concessions, a VIP lounge, and a newsagency.

Arrive at this airport at least 1 hour before your flight is due to depart.

What do I need before I depart from Townsville?

  • A form of photo-ID is required for domestic air travel.
  • Please be aware, that if you are not an Australian citizen or resident, you may need to carry your passport.

What information do I need to know before arriving in Brisbane?

Brisbane Airport is the largest airport in Queensland, with 2 modern terminals.

  • Domestic Terminal – Flights from Townsville will arrive at the Domestic Terminal.

The Domestic Terminal houses amenities like cash machines, payphones, free WiFi, information desks, restaurants and bars, as well as lots of shopping outlets. Transfers to the International Terminal are provided via a free shuttle service, or the AirTrain, which costs $5. 

What is the weather like in Brisbane? 

  • Brisbane has a slightly cooler climate than Townsville, expect summers of 21-29°C, and winters of 11-21°C.

Is there a time difference between Townsville and Brisbane?

  • There is no time difference between Townsville and Brisbane.

Is Brisbane cheaper than Townsville?

Whilst accommodation is more expensive in Brisbane, dining and shopping are cheaper in Brisbane than in Townsville. And travellers can save even more money if they read Skyscanner’s top 10 free things you can do in Brisbane.

  Townsville Brisbane
Average cost of a meal for 2 people $80 $80
Average cost of a coffee $4.80 $4.20
Average cost of a taxi from the airport to the CBD $25-30 $30

Please note that the information provided above is accurate as of October 2017

Prices shown on this page are estimated lowest prices only. Found in the last 45 days.