Situated on the tropical north coast of Queensland, Townsville is the perfect destination for your next holiday. With the paradise of Magnetic Island right on the doorstep, Townsville is the ideal place for an adventure with friends or an escape for the family.


Boasting 300 days of sunshine a year, national and international events, award winning restaurants and attractions, National Parks and the World Heritage listed Great Barrier Reef, it’s not hard to see why people are attracted to Townsville.

Townsville Travel Information

Townsville travel informationSituated on the northern coast of Queensland and positioned in the centre of its regional counterparts, Townsville is easily accessible by train, plain, car, boat or bus!


With over 24,000 airline seats weekly, it has never been more convenient to access Townsville North Queensland. Each year Townsville welcomes over 1.6 million passengers via all major airlines, with direct flights from Brisbane, Cairns, Darwin, Sydney, Melbourne and other regional centres. Visitors can also arrive by rail on the Spirit of Queensland tilt train, and through a number of bus companies with services available via coastal and inland routes.


A number of hire car companies service the Townsville area, with most located at Townsville Airport. Transport is also available with Sunbus and Townsville Taxis.