Broome International Airport is a regional airport located in Western Australia, just 1.5km west of the Broome CBD. Renowned as the gateway to Western Australia's famous Kimberley region, Broome Airport is the northwestern part of the state's regional hub. Ranked as Australia's 20th busiest airport, Broome Airport services approximately 409,663 passengers annually. The airport is serviced by a number of air carriers including Airnorth who operate flights to Darwin, Karratha, Kununurra and Port Hedland, Skippers Aviation who operate flights to Derby, Fitzroy Crossing and Halls Creek, Qantas who operate flights to Perth with seasonal flights to Brisbane, Melbourne and Sydney, Virgin Australia who operate flights to Perth with seasonal flights to Adelaide and Virgin Australia Regional Airlines who operate flights to Darwin, Denpasar, Kununurra, Perth and Port Hedland with seasonal flights to Exmouth.
Broome International Airport is home to a range of convenient facilities including an information desk, ATMs, public telephones, lockers, baggage storage, baggage trolleys, showers and toilets, baby care facilities, disabled access and even a Qantas regional lounge. The airport is also home to the Pandanus Gift Shop and Gallery, selling gifts, souvenirs, famous Broome pearls, handmade soaps and even local artwork available for purchase. Nakamura's Bar and Café is also a great place to relax and enjoy some refreshments before or after your flight, serving tea, coffee, cold drinks, snacks and even alcoholic beverages.
The airport also offers a range of convenient transport options including taxis, shuttles and hire cars as well as short and long term parking options. Short term parking is free for up to 48 hours and is located closer to the terminal while long term parking is charged at $13 per day and is located behind the short term car park. There are also a number of hotels near Broome Airport ranging between 4 and 5 stars and offering easy access to local shopping, dining and attractions including Cable Beach Club Resort & Spa, Mercure Broome, Oaks Broome and Oaks Cable Beach Sanctuary.