Located in the holiday town of Port Macquarie in the Australian state of New South Wales, Port Macquarie Airport is situated on Oliver Drive off Boundary Street approximately 4km or a 10 minute drive west of the city centre. Open 24 hours a day, Port Macquarie Airport is Australia's 29th busiest airport, servicing approximately 218,897 passengers and handling around 30,000 aircraft movements annually. Port Macquarie Airport is serviced by a number of major Australian airlines including QantasLink who operates flights to Sydney with Eastern Australia Airlines as well as seasonal flights to Lord Howe Island and Virgin Australia Regional Airlines who operates flights to Brisbane and Sydney.
Port Macquarie Airport is home to a variety of onsite passenger services and facilities including arrivals and departure lounges, check-in kiosks open 90 minutes before each flight and for up to 30 minutes after each departure, ATMs, public toilets, parent's rooms, baggage carousels and a café for tea, coffee, cold drinks and light refreshments.
The airport also offers a number of transport options, both public and private, to and from Port Macquarie Airport. There is a taxi rank conveniently located outside the airport terminal as well as a number of car hire companies available inside the terminal to cater for visitors who wish to be able to provide their own transportation while they are in Port Macquarie as well as a range of onsite parking options.
There are also a number of hotels near Port Macquarie Airport ranging from 3 to 4 stars, including Mantra Quayside, Mercure Centro Port Macquarie and Waters Edge Boutique Hotel - Country Comfort Port Macquarie. All accommodation offers easy access to the beautiful beaches, scenic lakes, lush rainforests and picturesque mountains located nearby.