Sunshine Coast Airport

Sunshine Coast Airport (MCY) is located 9km (5.6 miles) from Maroochydore town centre. It's the gateway to holiday destinations such as Noosa, Maroochydore and Mooloolaba.

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Qantas flights QF400 and above operate from this terminal.



Ensure you check-in for your flight before you arrive at the airport. Check-in for domestic flights opens 24 hours before departure and closes 30 minutes before departure. 

There are four easy options to complete check-in:  ​

Download your digital boarding pass after checking in online and you’re ready to go.  

Customers who require special assistance, unaccompanied minors or large groups, please make yourself known to our friendly customer service agents who will be able to assist you with the check-in process.

Our domestic airports are cashless. Purchase tickets, additional baggage and other Qantas flight related products online. Excess baggage payments can be made by credit card at our self-serve bag tag kiosks.

Seat selection

Complimentary seat selection is available online for all domestic flights from the moment you book your flight. If you haven’t selected a seat before you complete your online check-in, you will be assigned a seat. You can change your seat online up to 30 minutes before your flight departure.

Checked baggage

Don’t forget, if you’re travelling with checked bags, you need to drop them off at least 30 minutes before departure for domestic flights. Use your digital boarding pass at our self-serve bag tag kiosks to print your baggage tags before proceeding to the self-serve bag drop. 

Need to bring a bit extra? Pre-purchase an additional baggage allowance online and save on airport prices.

Flight status

View our flight status page for departure information.



Baggage collection is located in the arrivals hall.

Baggage Services has a counter located at check-in.

Flight status

View our flight status page for arrival information.


Transport Details
Car The airport is approximately a 10 minute drive from Maroochydore town centre.
Visit the Sunshine Coast Airport website for current car parking rates.
Rideshare Passengers can book a rideshare using the relevant rideshare app, such as Uber or DiDi. The rideshare pick-up point is located out the front of the terminal within the pick-up and drop-off zone.
Taxis Approximately A$29 one way to Maroochydore town centre.
Buses Take the hassle out of travel with a transfer.
Lists the transport options for getting to and from Sunshine Coast airport.

Important information

Times and prices are a guide only.