Flights from Longreach (LRE) to Barcaldine (BCI)
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Visiting from Longreach to Barcaldine
When to visit
Average temperatures in Barcaldine vary greatly. Considering humidity, temperatures feel hot for about half of the year and otherwise nice with a very low chance of rain throughout the year. The ideal times to visit are between April and October. If you’re looking for the very warmest time to visit Barcaldine, the hottest months are January, December and then February. The warmest time of year is generally early December where highs are around 36.2°C with temperatures rarely dropping below 21.8°C at night.
What is the main airport called?
Barcaldine Airport. Barcaldine Airport (BCI) is located 2km (1.2miles) from the town centre.
Arriving at Barcaldine Airport
When your flight arrives at the town of Barcaldine Airport, you’ll be welcomed by the friendly staff at Barcaldine Airport ready to get your visit to Barcaldine underway. Barcaldine town centre is located 1 km from Barcaldine Airport and takes about 2 minutes by car to reach.
Getting into Barcaldine
Hire cars or taxis are not available at the terminal, but contact your chosen accommodation provider in advance, and many will offer an airport transfer to your place of stay in Barcaldine. Alternatively, you may wish to rent a car and drive.
Getting around Barcaldine
The best way to explore Barcaldine centre is by taking a walking tour of the town or hire a bike from Barcaldine Visitor Information Centre. Bus Queensland runs a service to neighbouring towns including Longreach.
Fly from Longreach
Once you’ve purchased your tickets from Longreach, there are a few things you should know so you’re prepared for your upcoming trip.
What is the main airport called?
Longreach Airport (LRE)Opens external site in a new window is the gateway to outback central Queensland. It is located on the Landsborough Highway, approximately 2km from the centre of Longreach.
Passengers on Qantas flights from Longreach are allocated checked baggage. If you need more luggage, you can purchase an additional baggage allowance online prior to departure.
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Disclaimer: +Meals, beverages, entertainment and offerings vary between flights and cabins. Alcohol offered during select flight times on select flights.