Located in the New South Wales suburbs of Mascot and Arncliffe, the Sydney Airport is also known as the Kingsford-Smith Airport and is the only major airport servicing Sydney. Qantas has made the airport its primary hub while Jetstar Airways and Virgin Australia use it as their secondary hub. Located right next to famous Botany Bay, the airport is home to three runways and is the world's oldest continually operated airport. As Australia's busiest airport, Sydney Airport sees approximately 36 million passengers and 289,741 aircraft movements annually with 43 international and 47 domestic destinations serviced direct to Sydney.
The Sydney Airport is home to a wide range of retailers and duty free shops offering everything from food and fashion to perfume and electronics. The airport is also home to one of only three Australian Tag Heuer flagship stores and also features other designer brands such as Bulgari, YSL, Chanel, Dior, Estee Lauder and Lancome as well as Sony and Apple. There are a total of 53 dining options at the airport including bars, cafes, casual dining restaurants, takeaway options and more. Dining options include The Coffee Club, an Italian trattoria, a seafood restaurant and exotic cuisines such as Thai and Chinese as well as Crust Gourmet Pizza, Hungry Jacks, Boost Juice and more.
Parking is available at both the domestic and international terminals, directly opposite the terminal entry for quick and easy access to both arrivals and check-in. There is also an onsite car park at the domestic terminal which offers discounted rates and is just a quick shuttle ride from the terminal. There is also great range of accommodation near Sydney Airport, conveniently located close to the terminals including the Holiday Inn Sydney Airport, the Ibis Sydney Airport, the Mercure Sydney International Airport and the Stamford Plaza Sydney Airport. Ideal for resting after a long or late flight or to make sure you make your early morning flight on time, these accommodation options enjoy easy access to the airport. The airport is also just 15 minutes from the Sydney CBD meaning just a few minutes after landing you can be right in the heart of all the action of the city.