Spot street art in an open-air art gallery, soak up the sunshine at an inner-city beach or dig into the city’s flourishing food and wine scene. Whatever you do, don’t mistake Brisbane for a sleepy Sydney wannabe. From award-winning restaurants to internationally-acclaimed museums, this thriving city has just as much to offer as its counterparts down the coast – and its inhabitants are rightly proud of “Brissy’s” unique character and charm.View our Brisbane travel guide
Flights from Townsville (TSV) to Brisbane (BNE)
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Townsville (TSV) to Brisbane (BNE)
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Visiting from Townsville to Brisbane
Townsville to Brisbane flight information
Townsville to Brisbane flight durations start from approximately 1 hour and 45 minutes, with flights operated by Qantas, QantasLink and Jetstar.
How many direct flights go to Brisbane from Townsville on a daily basis?
On average, there are 5 flights per day from Townsville to Brisbane, and a total of 38 flights per week.
What day of the week has more flights from Townsville to Brisbane?
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday have the highest number of daily flights from Townsville to Brisbane.
When to visit
With plenty of events happening all year round, it’s easy to find your ideal time to visit the Queensland City of Brisbane. Time your trip to coincide with the Regional Flavours Festival in July or visit in September to enjoy music, dance, theatre and comedy at the Brisbane Festival. Planning to make the most of the city’s subtropical climate? You’ll enjoy warm and dry weather in October and November, providing perfect conditions to explore the Queensland coast.
What is the main airport called?
Brisbane Airport (BNE)Opens external site in a new window. Located a 30-minute drive from the city centre on Airport Drive at Eagle Farm. It is the main airport serving Brisbane and South East Queensland. There are two terminals at Brisbane Airport: International and Domestic.
Arriving at Brisbane Airport
When your flight to Brisbane lands, you’ll be greeted by the staff at Brisbane Airport. From there, it’s really easy to make your way to different parts of the busy city.
Getting into Brisbane
To reach Brisbane’s city centre on a budget, take the Airtrain, which offers fast and affordable access to the CBD in as little as 20 minutes. For a more direct route to the city, look for the taxis, rideshare services and shuttles that can be accessed outside the terminal building. You can also pre-book to hire a car.
Getting around Brisbane
After you’ve made your way into the heart of Brisbane, getting around is easy. The city’s public transport system is both convenient and affordable, with trains, buses and ferries all accessible with a reloadable go card. Alternatively, if you’re planning to visit Brisbane's nearby attractions during your holiday, car hire can be booked in advance or organised on arrival. Walking and cycling are also a great way to get around on more than 1,100km of dedicated pathways.
Fly from Townsville
Once you’ve purchased your tickets from Townsville, there are a few things you should know to ensure you’re as prepared as possible for your upcoming trip.
What is the main airport called?
Townsville Airport (TSV).Opens external site in a new window It is located 6km (3.7 miles) from the city of Townsville. The airport is also known as Townsville International Airport and Garbutt airport.
Passengers on Qantas flights from Townsville are allocated checked baggage. If you need more luggage, you can purchase an additional baggage allowance online prior to departure.
The benefits of flying Qantas
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Can I cancel my flight booking due to COVID-19?
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