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Brisbane Airport (BNE)
Address11 The Circuit, Brisbane Airport, Queensland 4007, Australia
Telephone(07) 3406 3000.
Number of terminals2
Time zoneGMT Australian Eastern Standard Time: GMT/UTC +10
MapBrisbane Airport
LocationBrisbane Airport is located 13km (8 miles) northeast of Brisbane.
Airport codeBNE
Airport newsA major upgrade to the airport's Domestic Terminal area was completed in 2012. Construction of a second parallel runway is scheduled to start in mid-2018.
Transfer between terminalsThe Domestic and International Terminals are 2km (1.2 miles) apart and are linked by the Airtrain that is free to Virgin Australia passengers or A$5 for others. The T-Bus also offers transfers at a cost of A$5 to all passengers.
Driving directionsBrisbane Airport is located on Airport Drive, with direct links off the Gateway Motorway (Exit 108) and East West Arterial Road. From central Brisbane, take the eastbound East West Arterial Road, or from the south or north, take the Gateway Motorway.
Car rentalCar hire companies at Brisbane Airport include: Avis, Budget, Europcar, Hertz, Redspot and Thrifty. Offices for these providers are located on level 2 of the International Terminal and the ground floor of the Domestic Terminal.
Public transport and taxisShuttle: Con-x-ion (tel: 1 300 266 9466; www.cxn.com.au) shuttle buses are available from both terminals to specified stops in Brisbane (journey time: approx. 30 minutes: fare: from A$16), the Gold Coast and the Sunshine Coast.
Taxi: Taxis companies operating at Brisbane Airport include Black & White Cabs (tel: 133 322; www.blackandwhitecabs.com.au) and Yellow Cabs (tel: 131 924; www.yellowcab.com.au). There’s a taxi rank on the terminal road outside the Domestic Terminal and another outside Arrivals (level 2) at the International Terminal. Taxi fares to central Brisbane start at around A$30 and the journey time is generally 25-30 minutes, depending on traffic.
Rail: The Airtrain (tel: (07) 3216 3308; www.airtrain.com.au) provides services to Brisbane Central Station (journey time: 22 minutes; fare: A$16) and to the Gold Coast (journey time: 90 minutes; fare: from A$28). Airtrain stations are located directly outside the Domestic and International Terminals.
Car parkingShort- and long-term parking (tel: (07) 3406 3088) is available at the International and Domestic Terminals. Valet parking is offered at the Domestic Terminal.
Information and help desksThere is a Visitors Information Centre on level 2 (Arrivals) of the International Terminal, and passenger information desks on the ground floor of the Domestic Terminal.
Airport FacilitiesMoney: The International Terminal has bureaux de change and ATMs on levels 2, 3 and 4. The Domestic Terminal has ATMs in all areas.
Communications: Payphones are situated throughout both terminals. The first 60 minutes of Wi-Fi internet access is free of charge. Internet kiosks can be found on levels 2, 3 and 4 of the International Terminal.
Food: There are plenty of cafés, fast-food outlets and bars at Brisbane Airport. Options in the International Terminal include a pizza outlet, bakeries and a pub. In the Domestic Terminal, options include snack bars and cafés.
Shopping: A large selection of fashion and gift shops, as well as duty-free shopping options, is available on levels 3 and 4 of the International Terminal. There is a newsagent and a surf clothing shop in the Domestic Terminal. A free shuttle service connects to the nearby Skygate shopping precinct, which offers further retail options.
Luggage: Lost property services are situated in both terminals. For lost items in the International Terminal, visit the information desk on level 2 (tel: (07) 3406 3190); or for items lost in the Domestic Terminal, contact airline terminal administration (tel: (07) 3867 3264 or 3114 8150 or 3305 9233). Coin-operated left-luggage lockers are available at the car park entrance in the International Terminal only.
Other facilities: There is a first-aid service, baby change rooms and a multifaith prayer room in the International Terminal. Showers are available in both terminals.
Conference and business facilitiesFax, photocopy and internet facilities are provided in the small business centre in the main hall. Limited conference facilities (tel: (07) 3406 3066) are available in the International Terminal, but a number of meeting rooms – with a capacity of up to 100 delegates – are offered at the Novotel Brisbane Airport Hotel (tel: (07) 3175 3100; www.novotel.com). Qantas Club lounges are located in both terminals and a Virgin Australia lounge can be found in the Domestic Terminal.
Disabled facilitiesFacilities for disabled visitors include ramped and lift access to all floors, wheelchair-accessible toilets, and accessible shops and dining areas in the International Terminal. Disabled car parking spaces and wheelchair set-down areas are available.
Airport hotelsThere is only one hotel at the airport, the Novotel Brisbane Airport Hotel, which is a short distance from the terminals; but there is a large range of hotels in central Brisbane. The Visitor Information Centres can provide information on accommodation. Our Brisbane Airport guide includes the following options:

Airport Motel
Located conveniently for the city's cruise terminal and ferry transport into the city centre, the Airport Motel also offers transport to/from the airport for a fee. Hotel facilities include a swimming pool and overnight parking.
Hamilton, Brisbane, 683 Kingsford Smith Drive
Queensland 4007, Australia
Tel: (07) 3868 2399.
Web: www.airport-motel.com.au

Comfort Inn Airport Admiralty Motel
The Comfort Inn Airport Admiralty Motel is located 6km (4 miles) from Brisbane Airport and features function rooms, an on-site restaurant and an outdoor pool. The hotel offers free parking to guests.
Hamilton, Brisbane, 95 Nudgee Road
Queensland 4007, Australia
Tel: (07) 3268 7899.
Web: www.admiralty.com.au

Ibis Budget Brisbane Airport
Offering a convenient 24-hour self-check-in facility, in-room Wi-Fi and a shuttle service, this budget no-frills option is located 5km (3 miles) from the airport.
18 Navigator Place Corner of Nudgee Road
Queensland 4011, Australia
Tel: (07) 3868 3457.
Web: www.ibis.com

Novotel Brisbane Airport Hotel
The only on-site accommodation, Novotel Brisbane Airport Hotel is located in the Airport Village and operates a paid-for shuttle service to and from the terminals. Facilities here include a dedicated conference centre, rooftop pool, restaurant and bar.
Brisbane Airport, 6-8 The Circuit
Queensland 4007, Australia
Tel: (07) 3175 3100.
Web: www.novotel.com
Full airport nameBrisbane Airport
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