How to get to & get around Townsville

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How to get to and from Townsville

AirlinesAirlines

Townsville airport is located approximately 6.5km from the centre of the city. The Airport Shuttle bus undertakes scheduled services to various hotels and motels, the Strand and City, Sunferries and the Transit Centre. Bookings are required to be made for all pickups as some services only operate if required. Phone (07) 4775 5544

  • Qantas (Phone 13 13 13) has flights from Townsville to Brisbane with connections to most other major cities in Australia.

  • Qantas Link (Phone 13 13 13) has flights from Townsville to Cairns and Mackay with connections to most other major cities in Australia.

  • Virgin Australia (Phone 13 67 89) has flights from Townsville to Sydney, Canberra, Gold Coast, Brisbane, Rockhampton and Cairns with connections to most other major cities in Australia.

  • Jetstar (Phone 13 15 38) has flights from Townsville to Brisbane, Sydney and Melbourne with connections to most other major cities in Australia.

Bus ServicesBus/coach services

  • Greyhound (Phone 1300 473 946) has bus services that operate south to Brisbane, Sydney and Melbourne and north to Cairns, stopping at most towns and cities in between.

  • Premier Motor Service (Phone 13 34 10) has bus services that operate south to Brisbane, Sydney and Melbourne and north to Cairns, stopping at most towns and cities in between.

  • Oz Experience (Phone 1300 300 328) offers a jump on, jump off bus service that operates south to Sydney and Brisbane and north to Cairns stopping at limited places along the way.

Train ServicesTrain services

Queensland Rail (Phone 13 16 17) operates to here from Brisbane, Cairns and many other places along the east coast of Queensland.

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How to get around Townsville

Public TransportPublic transport

Sunbus provides local bus services around Townsville. For more information, phone (07) 4725 8482, or visit their website.

TaxisTaxis

Townsville Taxis, phone 131 008