Transportation to and from Brisbane Airport (BNE)

If you are unfamiliar with Brisbane’s road system, you may find the planning tool provided in the form of interactive roadmaps, “Getting Around By Car”, located on the Brisbane Airport's website helpful.

Short and Long Term Parking at Brisbane Airport

Convenient parking is available at both the International and Domestic Terminals at Brisbane Airport with various parking options to suit your needs.

Short term parking (stays under 6 hours) at the Domestic Terminal is located only a short stroll from the Terminal, via covered walkways.

For stays over 6 hours, overnight or longer, it is recommended that you use the Long Term undercover car park, located opposite the Domestic Terminal, only a short walk via covered walkways.

Parking at the International Terminal caters to both short and long stay visitors. It is well organised and sign-posted.

Taxis at Brisbane Airport

A taxi rank is located on the front terminal road at the Domestic Terminal, and on the Arrivals Level 2 at the International Terminal.

Fares vary due to distance, traffic conditions and time, however, you can anticipate that a fare to Brisbane’s CBD from Brisbane Airport will be approximately A$33.00 plus a A$3.00 fee applicable to departing taxis only. For further information on fares and bookings, you can visit the Black & White Cabs website.

Bus Services at Brisbane Airport

Coachtrans operates a large fleet of coaches servicing Brisbane Airport’s Domestic and International Terminals. Coachtrans offers direct transfers between Brisbane Airport and Brisbane City and CBD hotels, departing every 30 minutes. The cost is A$12.00 per person, and can be booked directly with Coachtrans.

A door-to-door service is offered to the Gold Coast to all hotels from Sanctuary Cove to Coolangatta for A$39.00 per person.

For transfers to the Sunshine Coast, the Sun-Air bus service operates a daily service every hour from 05.50 to 20.50. For information and online bookings visit the Sun-Air website.

There are services to the Brisbane’s Cruise Terminal at Hamilton operated by Coachtrans every 30 minutes for A$12.00 per person.

Trains at Brisbane Airport

Airtrain services between Brisbane City and Brisbane Airport (Domestic Terminal) take 22 minutes. A one-way single adult ticket costs A$15.00.

There are frequent services to the Gold Coast (Nerang) to and from Brisbane Airport. It is a 90 minute ride, and worth it just for the scenery. These services run between 06.00 and 19.59 every day.

For further detailed information, timetables, fares and bookings visit the Airtrain website.