Located in Connor Park, Rockhampton Airport is a major regional airport servicing the city of Rockhampton with flights to Gladstone, Townsville, Mackay, Cairns, Brisbane, Sydney and Melbourne. Used by both international and domestic airlines, the majority of airlines operating out of the airport include QantasLink, Sunstate Airlines, Virgin Australia and Virgin Australia Regional Airlines. Servicing approximately 750,000 passengers per year, the airport services a variety of aircrafts including wide-bodies aircrafts such as B747, B777 and A340 aircraft.
Rockhampton Airport is home a number of convenient services including wireless internet access available throughout the terminal in partnership with Internode as well as a number of transport options including taxis, Youngs bus service and a number of hire care providers including Avis, Budget, Hertz, Thrifty and Europcar. There are also a range of parking options including short term, long term and premium long term which offer a secure place to park monitored by CCTV cameras and 24 hour security guards.
The short term car park is the closest to the terminal and is ideal for dropping passengers off or parking for less than a day. The long term car park is the farthest from the terminal and is ideal for parking for a number of consecutive days while the premium long term car park is located closer to the terminal and is connected by covered walkways. Parking charges range from $2 for 30 minutes or less to between $12 to $15 per day.
There is also a great range of affordable accommodation conveniently located just minutes from the airport. Hotels near Rockhampton Airport include the Denison Boutique Hotel - Clarion Collection, Best Western Cattle City Motor Inn, Best Western Regency on the Albert Street Motel, Comfort Inn Rockhampton and Sundowner Rockhampton all within minutes of the shopping, dining and attractions of the city CBD.