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Brisbane Airport

General information

Brisbane Airport is the largest airport of the state Queensland and the third busiest airport in Australia. The airport consists of two terminals and is mainly used by Qantas and Virgin Australia.


Where is Brisbane Airport situated?

Brisbane Airport is located northeast of the city of Brisbane. The airport is accessible from the city via the underground toll road Airportlink M7.

How many terminals does Brisbane Airport have?

The airport has two passenger terminals, known as International Terminal and Domestic Terminal. The terminals are two kilometres apart from each other. A free Terminal Transfer Bus runs every 10 to 25 minutes between the terminals. There are also free buses to and from the Skygate Shopping Mall and AIRPARK.

Airport Map

Nearby airports

A good alternative for flying to or from Brisbane Airport are the following airports, sorted by distance from the airport. You can also take a look at the complete list of airports in Australia.

Airport Distance
Gold Coast Airport 94km



The distance from Brisbane Airport to the centre of Brisbane is 17 kilometres. By car, it takes 25 minutes to get to the centre of Brisbane.

From BNE Airport to Brisbane City centre by Car
17 km
25 min

Travel by car

Public transport

It is possible to travel to and from Brisbane Airport by public transport. Visit the Brisbane Airport transportation page for the possibilities.

Public transport

Taxi transfer

A taxi is the quickest and most comfortable way to get to and from Brisbane Airport. The price for a taxi ride from the airport to the centre of Brisbane is about A$ 50.-. Book your taxi at Brisbane Airport and discover the comfort of pre-booked taxis.

From BNE Airport to Brisbane City centre by Taxi
17 km
25 min
A$ 50.-

Book a taxi

Car rental

At Brisbane Airport you can rent a car from car rental companies Hertz, Avis, Budget, Europcar, Enterprise, Thrifty (The Hertz Corporation) and local providers. It is most convenient to find and book a car well in advance. By doing so, you can save money and time at the airport.

Airport parking

Brisbane Airport offers various official parking options, from premium to low cost. In addition, alternative parking options are available near the airport. If you want to park as cheaply as possible, it's wise to book online!

Book your parking space

At the airport

Do you want more information about facilities, currency exchange, services, free Wi-Fi, lounges, etc. at Brisbane Airport? Check our at the airport page for a complete overview of all facilities and services at Brisbane Airport.



Departures and arrivals

Looking for departure times and/or arrival times? Find the latest flight status information for flights departing from and arriving at Brisbane Airport.

Flight tickets

Looking for a cheap flight? Use our flight search engine to find and book cheap flights from and to the airport.

Which airlines fly from and to Brisbane Airport?

We offer you a list of airlines at Brisbane Airport. The main airlines at the airport are:

  • Qantas
  • Virgin Australia
  • Jetstar Airways
  • Air New Zealand
  • Regional Express Airlines


Hotels near the airport

Looking for the best hotels near Brisbane Airport? We have selected the best hotels near the airport in different price ranges. Take a look at our accommodations page for more information.


Novotel Brisbane Airport, Brisbane

Ideally positioned within the Brisbane Airport precinct, this Novotel hotel offers modern rooms and suites, restaurant, bar and 24-hour reception. All rooms at Novotel Brisbane Airport are stylish and tastefully decorated.


ibis Brisbane Airport, Brisbane

Situated 7 km from Brisbane Entertainment Centre, ibis Brisbane Airport in Brisbane features a bar, an on-site restaurant and views of Moreton Bay and Brisbane's surrounds.


Pullman Brisbane Airport, Brisbane

Offering guests a 5-star luxury escape within the heart of the Brisbane Airport precinct, 16 km from Brisbane CBD (Central Business District), Pullman Brisbane Airport features a year-round outdoor pool and fitness centre.

Hotels in Brisbane

Looking for the best hotels in Brisbane? We have selected the best hotels in the city in different price ranges. Take a look at our accommodations page for more information.


Ovolo The Valley Brisbane, Brisbane

Located in the heart of Fortitude Valley and inspired by the eclectic culture and iconic history of the neighbourhood, Ovolo The Valley Brisbane features a rooftop pool looking out onto the Fortitude Valley surroundings, a sauna, well-equipped...

Things to do

It is possible to book tickets, activities and tours in the city and near Brisbane Airport. You can avoid queues and save money by buying your tickets online. Planning a trip and wondering what to do, we give you some inspiration!


Brisbane: Story Bridge Adventure Climb

Venture to new heights on a 2-hour climb of Brisbane’s most iconic landmark: the Story Bridge. Choose a time from early morning to twilight and follow your guide as you take in a full 360-degree panorama of Brisbane and its surroundings.


Moreton Island: Dolphin and Tangalooma Wrecks Day Cruise

Set sail to discover the world-renowned Moreton island paradise. Snorkel the Tangalooma Wrecks, watch wild dolphins, relax on white sand beaches, and enjoy a delicious tropical buffet lunch.

Tour & transport

Brisbane: Sightseeing River Cruise with Morning Tea

Discover Brisbane's distinctive river scene as you sip your morning tea. Enjoy informative commentary during your 1.5-hour journey, while cruising by some of Brisbane's highlights.


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