Horn Island Airport

Airport Location

  • 7km (4 miles) from the wharf.

Qantas Flights

  • Qantas flights QF400 and above operate from this terminal.

Departure Information

Ticket Counter

Domestic ticketing facilities are available only.

Opens 1 hour before flight departures.


Check-in opens from 1 hour before flight departures.

Online Check-in is available for Qantas and QantasLink Australian domestic bookings between 24 hours and 30 minutes before your flight departure.

Flight Status

View our real time Flight Status page for up-to-the-minute departure information.

Arrival Information


Baggage is available from the front of the terminal.

Baggage Services has a counter located in the check-in area.

Phone: +61 (7) 4069 2693

Flight Status

View our real time Flight Status page for up-to-the-minute arrival information.

Transport Information

Transport Details
Car The airport is approximately a 8 minute drive from Horn Island Village.
Car parking is free of charge.
Bus and Ferry Torres Straight Tours and McDonald Charter Boats operate bus and ferry transfers between Horn Island Airport and Thursday Island. Travel time is approximately 20 to 30 minutes.

For more information on timetables and current fares please contact:

Torres Strait Tours/Rebel

Phone: +61 (7) 40691586
Website: www.rebeltours.com.au

McDonald Charter Boats

Phone: +61 (7) 4034 2907
Website: www.tiferry.com.au

Airport Services & Facilities

Facility Details
Toilets Located throughout the airport.
Disabled toilet facilities are also available.
Public telephones Located outside the terminal.
Tourism Information Brochure stands are located in the terminal.
ATMs  Located in the terminal. 
Baggage Trolleys Available from the front of the terminal

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Information is correct as of November 2014.
Times and prices quoted are a guide only.