Flights from Fraser Coast (Hervey Bay) (HVB) to Mackay (MKY)
Reasons to fly with Qantas
Visiting from Fraser Coast (Hervey Bay) to Mackay
When to visit
Best time to visit Mackay
Let us help you plan your trip to Mackay to be best prepared for the activities you wish to do. The best time to visit Mackay is between July and September when the temperature is in the mid 20s. In the cooler months, the temperature ranges between 10°C and 20°C – Winters are sunny and fairly dry. December is the start of the wet season, with heavy rain fall which may disturb plans for outdoor sightseeing.
When your Qantas flight arrives in Mackay, you’ll be welcomed by the friendly staff at Mackay AirportOpens external site in a new window to get your trip to the tropical Queensland destination off to the right start. Mackay Airport located in South Mackay, Queensland, Australia is a major regional airport that services the city of Mackay, with flights to the cities of Brisbane, Rockhampton, Townsville, Hamilton Island and Cairns.
Getting into Mackay from Mackay Airport
Mackay Airport is centrally located, making it easy to get to and from the city centre. Short and long-term parking is available if you’re driving and car hire is available at the terminal. Taxis, public transport and transfers or shuttle services are also available, plus ride share options are available with bookings via the app.
Getting around Mackay
To capture the best of the region it’s a good idea to join a tour, run by local experts. Other options to get around are with the public bus service, a train from Mackay rail station, taxi or ride share. Mackay Whitsunday Taxis covers from Sarina to Airlie Beach.
Fly from Hervey Bay
Once you’ve purchased your tickets from Hervey Bay, there are a few things you should know so you’re prepared for your upcoming trip.
What is the main airport called?
Hervey Bay AirportOpens external site in a new window is the main airport for the city of Hervey Bay, Queensland, Australia and the Fraser Coast region which incorporates the nearby city of Maryborough. Hervey Bay Airport is located approximately 10 kilometres from the city centre.
Passengers flying from Hervey Bay with Qantas are allocated checked baggage. Additional luggage allowance 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. Use the baggage calculator to find out what is included with your fare.
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.