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Increasing its infrastructure and capacity in recent years, Brisbane Airport is fast becoming one of Australia’s premier airports.

Find everything you need to know about flying into and out of Brisbane Domestic Airport (BNE) with Virgin Australia.


Lady riding the escalator to the Virgin Lounge in Brisbane Airport.


Virgin Australia flights arrive and depart from the Brisbane Domestic Terminal, which is approximately 15-20 minutes drive (13 km) from Brisbane CBD, 75 minutes drive from the Gold Coast and 105 minutes drive from the Sunshine Coast.

Brisbane Domestic Airport
Airport Drive
Eagle Farm, QLD

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Departure information

Virgin Australia Self Check-in Kiosks are available at Brisbane Domestic Terminal, where guests can print their boarding pass and bag tag before proceeding to a bag drop counter.

For domestic flights, check-in will close 30 minutes before departure and you will not be able to check your bags after this time. We recommend you are checked in with bags dropped at least 45 minutes prior to your scheduled departure time.

Arrival information

Baggage carousels are located in the Arrivals Hall on the Ground floor. Information monitors display flight carousel numbers for baggage collection points.

Baggage Services is located in the Arrivals Hall, Ground floor.

Check Virgin Australia flight arrivals into Brisbane Domestic Airport.

Transfers between terminals

Train passes are available for all connecting Virgin Australia flights & a bus service is available for all connecting Virgin Australia International flights.

More information on transfers for connecting flights.

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Airport facilities


Toilets are located throughout both terminals, disabled toilet facilities are also available.

Baby change rooms

Baby change rooms are located in the arrival and departure halls.


Automatic teller machines (ATMs) are located throughout the terminal.

Currency exchange

Currency exchange tellers are located throughout both terminals.

Business Facilities

The Virgin Australia lounge offers meeting rooms for lounge Members to hire seven days a week.

View more information on meeting rooms within the lounge.


Guests requiring assistance can be escorted to and from departure/arrival gates. Ask a team member for assistance.

Virgin Australia Self Check-in Kiosks are available at Brisbane Domestic Terminal, where guests can print their boarding pass and bag tag before proceeding to a bag drop counter.

Check-in will close 30 minutes before departure and you will not be able to check your bags after this time.

We recommend you are checked in with bags dropped at least 45 minutes prior to your scheduled departure time. 

If you are connecting to an international flight, travelling in a large group or require additional assistance, we recommend that you are checked in 60 minutes prior to your scheduled departure time.

When planning your arrival at the airport please ensure you allow enough time to check in. Failure to adhere to check-in times, may result in you missing your flight and forfeiting the fare paid.

Your check-in options

Select a check-in option below for more information on checking in for your flight.

The Virgin Australia Lounge - Brisbane Domestic Airport

Make your next trip to the airport an enjoyable one by experiencing the Virgin Australia Lounge.

Lady speaking to friendly staff at the Virgin Australia Lounge in Brisbane Domestic Airport

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Opening hours

Opens daily from 60 minutes before first Virgin Australia flight departure until last Virgin Australia flight departure.


Virgin Australia Terminal
Brisbane Domestic Airport
Opposite Gate 41

Lounge features

To ensure that travelling with us remains safe during this time, we’ve made some temporary changes to our lounge experience as detailed below. 

Please note, due to social distancing requirements, seating capacity within our lounges may be limited.

Fresh salads, sandwiches, wraps and healthy snacks are prepared on site daily and available for you to enjoy from our hosted food bar.

Enjoy barista coffee, premium tea & soft drinks served all day.

Shower facilities are temporarily unavailable.

Virgin Australia Valet is currently unavailable. Premium Entry in Sydney and Brisbane as well as Premium Exit in Melbourne also remain closed at this time.

Alcoholic beverages, including craft beers and curated wines, are served from 12pm.

For a contactless entry experience, guests are encouraged to enter the lounge using our self-serve kiosks.

Business centre services, newspapers and magazines are currently unavailable.

Lounge access on arrival at your destination is temporarily unavailable.

Brisbane CBD is approximately 12 kilometres from Brisbane Airport and there are plenty of convenient options to get you to and from the centre of town and beyond. Popular options include:


With the station just a short walk from the domestic terminal and a 20 minute ride into Brisbane’s CBD, Airtrain is a fast and convenient way to travel to and from the airport. 

Tickets start at $10* and can be purchased online, at the station or by swiping on and off with a go card.

Visit the Airtrain website for more detail.

Taxis and rideshare

Taxi’s are located directly outside the Domestic Terminal while ride share pickup is on the central road , in between taxi pickup and passenger pickup and drop off areas - cross two pedestrian crossings.

Car hire

You’ll find all of the major car hire desks located inside the Virgin Australia terminal with car pickup and drop off located in the in the multi-level carpark accessible via the Skywalk. Pre book your rental and save.

Airport parking

Brisbane Domestic Airport parking is located only a short walk from the Virgin Australia terminal. Options include:

ParkShort Hourly parking for pickup and drop offs. A 2-5 minute walk to the terminal.
ParkLong Short-term or long-terms parking, suitable for trips away. A 4-8 minute walk to the terminal.
Guaranteed Space Pre-book an undercover space online to ensure a space is available when you arrive at the terminal. A 5-7 minute walk to the terminal.
AIRPARK Budget long-term parking available 24 hours a day. A 10 minute ride to the terminal by shuttle, running every 20 minutes.

For more information and to book please visit


Valet Parking

Brisbane Premium Valet is available to all Virgin Australia guests. You do not need to pre-book Premium Valet. Just drive up and be on your way. For more information please visits our valet parking page. 


Location and Opening Hours

Premium Valet is located on Hibiscus Street, at the southern end of the Domestic Terminal. Directions to Premium Valet, when approaching from Airport Drive:

  1. Follow the signs to the International Terminal
  2. At the roundabout next to the International Terminal continue straight ahead on Airport Drive (toward the   Domestic Terminal)
  3. Continue approximately 1km further along Airport Drive
  4. Turn right onto Chloris Street
  5. Take the first left off Chloris Street, onto a service road
  6. Turn right at the end of the service road, onto Hibiscus Street
  7. Follow Hibiscus Street around to the southern end of the Domestic Terminal, where the driveway entrance to Premium Valet is located.

Note: Map is not to scale.

Brisbane Premium Valet Directions

Important information

All Virgin Australia Premium Valet locations are temporarily closed until further notice.

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