Townsville Airport Reviews
Townsville Airport Reviews
Townsville Airport (IATA: TSV, ICAO: YBTL) is a major Australian regional airport that services the city of Townsville.
The Townsville Airport is also known as Townsville International Airport, and Garbutt Airport, a reference to its location in the Townsville suburb of Garbutt. Townsville Airport is serviced by major Australian domestic and regional airlines, and in 2011/12 handled 1.7 million passengers making it the 11th busiest airport in Australia.
Townsville Airport was the first Australian regional city airport to be granted international airport status commencing in 1980.
Townsville International Airport has an integrated terminal building, with the Southern concourse the international terminal, and the Northern concourse the domestic terminal. The terminal has four aerobridges (1 international, 3 domestic) and three ground level tarmac departure / arrival gates for regional flights at the Northern end of the terminal.
The Townsville Airport is the Northern Australian focus city for Virgin Australia, and has developed an aerospace precinct attracting major civil and military maintenance activities. Townsville Airport is located 2 nautical miles (3.7 km; 2.3 mi) west of the Townsville CBD. On 15 November 2011, Air North announced plans to commence services between Townsville & Darwin. The flights began on 17 February 2012, providing a linkage between the two largest Defense communities in Northern Australia.
Townsville Airport future development of the airport is governed by a 30 year master plan. Projected developments include a new Virgin Australia business lounge, expansion of the International terminal area, and re-development of the entire land-side terminal area.
ATMs / Cash Machines – There are two ATMs in the terminal (airside and landside)
Baggage Carts – a refundable deposit is required to use the baggage trolleys.
Car Rentals – Avis • Budget • Europcar • Hertz • Thrifty. Location: in the Arrivals area.
Children’s Play Areas – Information not available
Currency Exchange – Information not available
Food / Dining -There are no 24-hour food concessions at this airport.
»Landside: BLD (Hours: 5am – last flight)
»Airside: Aromas Cafe (Hours: 5am – 5:30pm)
Information Desk – Information not available
Luggage Storage / Lockers – Not available
Showers – Not available
Internet: WiFi is available at Townsville Airport for a fee. As of the February 2014, rates are: $5.60 (30 minutes), $ 7.60 (1 hour), or $49.95 (1 month unlimited).
4:30am – last flight
Townsville Airport Official Website
Townsville Airport Map
Townsville Airport Weather Forecast
|Forecast for Townsville_Airport||Precip.||Temp.||Wind||speed|
|18.08.2017||23–24||0 mm||21 °C||Light air from West||1 m/s|
|19.08.2017||00–06||0 mm||20 °C||Light air from South-southeast||1 m/s|
|06–12||0 mm||18 °C||Light breeze from South||2 m/s|
|12–18||0 mm||28 °C||Gentle breeze from Southeast||4 m/s|
|18–24||0 mm||22 °C||Light breeze from East-southeast||3 m/s|
|20.08.2017||00–06||0 mm||18 °C||Light breeze from South||2 m/s|
|06–12||0 mm||16 °C||Light breeze from South||3 m/s|
|12–18||0 mm||24 °C||Light breeze from East-southeast||2 m/s|
|18–24||0 mm||21 °C||Gentle breeze from East-northeast||3 m/s|
|21.08.2017||00–06||0 mm||18 °C||Light breeze from Southeast||3 m/s|
|06–12||0 mm||15 °C||Light breeze from South||3 m/s|
|10–16||0 mm||22 °C||Light breeze from East||2 m/s|
|16–22||0 mm||23 °C||Light breeze from Northeast||3 m/s|
|22–04||0 mm||20 °C||Light breeze from East||2 m/s|
|22.08.2017||04–10||0 mm||19 °C||Light air from South||2 m/s|
|10–16||0 mm||24 °C||Light breeze from East||3 m/s|
|16–22||0 mm||24 °C||Gentle breeze from Northeast||4 m/s|
|22–04||0 mm||21 °C||Light breeze from East||2 m/s|
|23.08.2017||04–10||0 mm||21 °C||Light breeze from East-northeast||3 m/s|
|10–16||0 mm||25 °C||Light breeze from Northeast||3 m/s|
|16–22||0 mm||25 °C||Light breeze from North-northeast||3 m/s|
|22–04||0 mm||22 °C||Light breeze from East-northeast||2 m/s|