Travel to Mackay with Emirates and explore spectacular rainforests, national parks, pristine islands and coastal beaches.
Emirates flies to Mackay in conjunction with our partner airline Qantas, via Dubai and selected destinations in Asia. Fly with Emirates to our Australian gateways, then enjoy seamless connections with Qantas for your flight to Mackay.
What’s more, travel with Emirates to Mackay and experience luxurious inflight service including private suites in First Class, lie-flat seats in Business Class and plenty of room to relax in Economy Class. No matter how you choose to fly to Mackay, you’ll enjoy award-winning inflight entertainment featuring 1,500 channels, along with generous baggage allowances.
Fly with Emirates to Mackay airport, located just a few minutes from Mackay’s central business district (CDB) and be in your boardies on one of the 31 local beaches in no time at all.
Visitors flying to Mackay can take advantage of a number of taxis that operate from the airport to the CBD approximately 10 minutes away. Bus transfers to the CBD, taxis and car rentals are operational. Travelling via taxi will cost around AUD 20.
Fly to Mackay, the ‘sugar capital’ of Australia, producing over a third of Australia’s cane sugar. Of course, there is more to this tropical town than its sweet tooth. Scenic drives feature unforgettable views, a bustling city centre with palm-lined streets and of course, the annual Mackay Festival of Arts, featuring wine & cheese tastings, live jazz, stand-up comedy, art and more. And for those keen to explore the region, head out on a short two-hour drive to the Whitsunday Islands.