Brisbane Airport Informational Guide to Brisbane Airport (BNE) - NON OFFICIAL

Brisbane Airport Inter-Terminal Transportation

Given the long distance between both terminals, Brisbane Airport has at its passengers’ disposal several means to transfer between terminals:

Terminal Transfer Bus

At Brisbane Airport there is a bus which runs between terminals, the Terminal Transfer Bus. Total transfer time is 10 minutes and the service is available between 04:00 am to 01:30 am with the following frequencies:

Frequencies every 15 minutes. 

See below to know the departures locations on each terminal:

Domestic Terminal: Outside the Terminal, at Qantas and Virgin ends.

International Terminal: Outside Level 2, Arrivals Hall.

Skygate Loop Service

There’s a transfer bus between the Skygate and both terminals. The Skygate stands for a huge commercial centre, including the DFO Brisbane and the only 24/7 Woolworths in Queensland. It is relatively close to the airport facilities.

See below the approximate transfer times according to location:

Domestic Terminal to Skygate: 5 minutes

International Terminal to Skygate: 15 minutes (through the Domestic Terminal)

Skygate to International Terminal: 10 minutes

Skygate to Domestic Terminal: 20 minutes (through the International Terminal)


Domestic Terminal: Orange Transfer Bus stops outside the terminal, close to Qantas and Virgin ends.

International Terminal: Outside Level 4, from the kerbside.

Skygate Centre: The service departs from the Skygate Centre, which is located adjacent to the Beauty Shop, opposite DFO.

AIRPARK Transfer Bus

The AIRPARK stands for a 24/7 transfer bus service between the AIRPARK and both Domestic and International Terminals.

Every 15 minutes between 3:00 am and 11:00 pm 

Every 30 minutes between 11:00 pm and 3:00 am 

Transfer time to the Domestic Terminal is 10 minutes, while to the International Terminal is 15 minutes.


Domestic Terminal: Outside the Terminal, at the Orange Transfer Bus stops (Virgin and Qantas ends).

International Terminal: Outside Level 4, Departures Hall.


The airtrain offers transportation between the different terminals by 5$.