Brisbane is home to the third busiest airport in Australia and features a vast amount of direct link flights from Sydney and Melbourne, allowing easy travel to the city from anywhere in the world or around Australia. The Brisbane airport is widely considered the best airport in Australia and has previously won awards to show this including being voted in 2009 and 2010 as the best airport in Australia and in 2010 being featured as one of the top 20 airports in the world. Featuring six major car rental companies on site, rent online with us to get the best deal for you and to ensure your visit to Brisbane goes off without a hitch. With selections like Avis, Budget, Europcar, Redspot, Thrifty and Hertz you have so much to choose from.
Where is Brisbane Airport?
Located on the former residential suburb Cribb Island, Brisbane Airport is situated 13 kms North of Brisbane CBD, 75 minutes drive from the Gold Coast and 105 minutes drive from the Sunshine Coast. It is accessible via the Gateway Motorway which connects the Pacific Highway (Gold Coast and Northern NSW) with the Sunshine Coast. Fortunately you won’t have to pay for the expensive rail link to the city because you can rent a car onsite and drive straight to your accommodation.
Flights to and from Brisbane
There are currently 46 domestic locations around Australia that provide direct flights to and from Brisbane making it the second most accessible airport for domestic flights in the country. There are a further 32 locations worldwide that offer direct flights to Brisbane which means that you’re more than likely able to travel direct to the city. If not, don’t worry as Sydney’s airport is only a short one hour connecting flight from Brisbane and a 90 minute flight from Melbourne.