Flights from Brisbane (BNE) to Horn Island (HID)
Reasons to fly with Qantas
Visiting from Brisbane to Horn Island
When to visit
Best time to visit Horn Island
The Torres Strait has two seasons: wet and dry. To avoid stinging jellyfish and the rain, it’s best to visit Horn Island during the dry season, from May to September.
When your flight arrives at Horn Island AirportOpens external site in a new window, you’ll be welcomed by the friendly staff at the airport ready to get your visit to the island off to the right start. Horn Island Airport is the only major airport servicing the Torres Strait island group.
Arriving at Horn Island Airport
Once you collect your bags from the bag carousel area, there are only a few transport options available to get you to town.
Getting into Horn Island
QantasLink flights are met by bus transfers to and from the Horn Island wharf to connect travellers with their ferry transfers to and from Thursday Island.
Getting around Horn Island
Charter a water taxi or services like Peddells Thursday Island Tours to see the best of Horn Island and the Torres Strait Island group. Another popular way to explore the island is to hike up the hillside to see the forts used during WWII and soak in the stunning 360-deggree oceans views.
Fly from Brisbane
Get ready for your upcoming trip from Brisbane using the following information.
What is the main airport called?
Brisbane Airport. Located a 30-minute drive from the city centre on Airport Drive at Eagle Farm, Brisbane Airport (BNE)Opens external site in a new window is the main airport serving Brisbane and South East Queensland. There are two terminals at Brisbane Airport: International and Domestic.
All passengers flying from Brisbane are allocated checked baggage. If extra luggage is needed, it can be purchased online before departure.
The benefits of flying Qantas
Fly with Qantas and enjoy a comfortable journey from take-off to touch down.
Enjoy peace of mind knowing baggage is included on all Qantas flights. Find out all you need to know about checked baggage.
Can I cancel my flight booking due to COVID-19?
If your flights were booked through a travel agency or third-party website, please contact them directly to discuss your options.If your plans have changed or you no longer wish to travel, visit Manage Booking to change your travel dates or cancel your flight and request a flight credit to use towards a future flight. Please visit our Booking changes and other options page for more information.If we’ve cancelled your Qantas flight, including your Classic Flight Reward booking, wait to hear from us before changing your booking. We’ll be contacting anyone whose flight has been impacted as soon as possible.