Ballina Byron Gateway Airport
Ballina Byron Gateway Airport are proud to be the gateway to this stunning region of rich natural beauty and cultural diversity. The Northern Rivers is a destination for everyone and boasts some of Australia’s best beaches and surfing, rivers, rain forests and natural tourist attractions. There is always a festival or market going on and an abundance of activities to choose from such as hot ballooning, skydiving, whale watching, diving and snorkeling, sea kayaking or cycling. The region is renowned for the music, arts and cultural events that are held annually and for the eclectic array of cuisines and restaurants dotting the region’s landscape.
At Ballina Byron Gateway Airport we take it seriously that your first impression of this beautiful region is when you disembark. We are proud to be the gateway for your holiday and we continually strive to meet your needs as an airport. For incoming travelers, please see our friendly staff at Visitor Information if you need maps, directions or advice regarding your stay. If you have any questions or concerns just please ask.
The Ballina Byron Gateway Airport provides daily flights to and from Sydney, Melbourne and Newcastle.
Road travel from Ballina to Byron Bay takes 30 minutes. Services provided at the airport are the all-day licensed café, Café Horizon, short and long term covered car parking, free Wi-Fi, ATM, Shuttle Buses, Taxis and Limousines.
Jetstar fly to and from Sydney and Melbourne, Virgin Australia and Rex to and from Sydney and FlyPelican has now commenced operating a direct service between Ballina and Newcastle.