Flights from Townsville (TSV) to Karratha (KTA)
Reasons to fly with Qantas
Visiting from Townsville to Karratha
When to visit
Best time to visit Karratha
With a bustling town centre, Karratha will surprise you with its trendy restaurants and scenic walking trails but best of all Karratha is surrounded by iconic natural attractions. Head to Karratha in WA, located just off the North West Coastal Highway, 1535 kilometres north of Perth and 240 kilometres south of Port Hedland and take advantage of one of the many tours on offer. Why not join a Pilbara dive tour, 4WD to the Kimberly and Pilbara National Parks or hike the Yaburara heritage trail. There’s loads to see and do in the city of Karratha, in the Pilbara region of Western Australia.
Arriving in Karratha
The friendly staff at Karratha AirportOpens external site in a new window will be waiting to greet you when you land. Once you collect your bags, there are several transport options available to get you into town.
Getting into Karratha from Karratha Airport
Karratha AirportOpens external site in a new window (KTA) is 14 km from Karratha town centre and 9.3 km south of Dampier. There are car hire companies that service Karratha Airport located outside the terminal, along with transfer services and Karratha taxis. The airport is approximately a 20-minute drive from the town centre.
Getting around Karratha
A quick, easy and scenic way to travel around Australia’s North West and Karratha is by air. Scenic flight tours operate around the area and is a great option to see the major attractions including the Bungle Bungle Ranges and Mitchell Falls. You may wish to get off the beaten track and onto one of the region’s great four-wheel drive routes. Guided tours are one of the easiest and safest ways to travel or why not enjoy a cruise, travel by coach, or hire a car to get around at your own pace.
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 AirportOpens external site. Townsville Airport is located 6km (3.7 miles) from the city of Townsville. The airport is also known as Townsville International Airport and Garbutt airport. Qantas flights QF400 and above operate from this terminal.
Passengers on Qantas flights from Townsville are allocated a baggage allowance. If you need extra luggage for your trip, you can purchase an additional baggage allowance online prior to leaving.
The benefits of flying Qantas
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