Weipa Airport

Weipa Airport (WEI) serves Weipa, the largest town on the Gulf of Carpentaria coast of the Cape York Peninsula in Queensland.  The airport is located 13 km (8 miles) from town centre.

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Qantas flights QF400 and above operate from this airport.



There are no ticketing facilities at the airport.


Check-in opens 90 minutes before flight departures.

Online check-in is available for Qantas and QantasLink flights between 24 hours and 30 minutes before flight departure.

Flight status

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Baggage is available from outside the terminal.

Baggage Services has a counter located at check-in.

Phone: +61 (7) 4069 7141. Open during check-in hours.

Phone: +61 (7) 4069 7289. Weipa Travel, open during office hours.

Flight status

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Lists the transport options for getting to and from Weipa airport.
Transport Details
Car The airport is approximately a 10 minute drive from the city.
Car parking is free of charge.
Taxis Approximately A$50 one way to the town centre.

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Important information

Information correct as of August 2017. Times and prices are a guide only.