Whether you have a layover, overnight sleepover or you are just quickly passing through, our Hamilton Island Airport Guide is a great place to start planning your visit. Here, you’ll find information on services and facilities available inside the airport – including details about airport lounges, WiFi, mobile charging points, lockers, 24-hour food options, nearby hotels, and everything in between.
At around 6am we were woken by the chorus of singing Pacific Islanders as they waited to board another early flight. – missmandi
To help you plan your layover or overnight sleepover, here is a quick run-down about what to expect during your time at Hamilton Island Airport.
What to Expect
Hamilton Island Airport (Code: HTI) is tiny, but despite its size the airport is quite busy. Facilities are limited to a restaurant and shop. Lines for check-in can be long and slow during peak season, so be sure to get there early! For additional comfort, economy class passengers have the option to use the airport’s lounge. For more information, see our Airport Lounges section in the guide below.
Where to Sleep
As of February 2020, we have no reviews from those who have attempted to sleep in this airport. If you have, please write a review to help future travellers! For uninterrupted sleep, there are hotels near the airport. See Airport Hotels in the airport guide below.
In this guide we may refer to locations as “landside” and “airside”. Landside is the public area of the terminal located in the non-secure zone, before security. Airside is the secure area of the terminal that you must reach by going through security. Due to the current Covid-19 pandemic, all services and times listed below are subject to change.
VIP Lounge – Location: Departure Terminal, Airside.
If sleeping in Hamilton Island Airport does not appeal to you, there is a hotel near the airport:
- Reef View Hotel – (15 minute walk or 4 min ride to the airport) Free roundtrip transfers to the airport and marina. » Check Rates
- Whitsundays Apartments – (10 minutes from the airport) Free roundtrip transfers to the airport and marina. » Check Rates
To see more options there is a list of hotels near Hamilton Island Airport on Tripadvisor that can be sorted by price, distance, traveller rating and popularity.
As of this update we were unable to confirm whether internet access is available. If you know, click here to update this airport guide.
More Services, Facilities & Things To Do On A Layover At The Airport
Baby Care Facilities – There is family washroom available landside.
Food & Drinks – There is a cafe located airside.
Luggage Storage & Lockers – Not available.
Mobile Charging – At the time of this update, we did not have any information about mobile charging availability. If you know, click here to update this airport guide.
Rest Zones – There are no dedicated sleeping areas, quiet areas or rest zones. If this information has changed, click here to update this guide.
Shopping – Duty Free is not available. There is one shop available (Location: unknown).
Showers – Not available.
As of this update, we were unable to confirm airport hours of operation. We recommend that you read a few reviews before deciding to sleep in the airport overnight. If you know the airport hours, click here to update this airport guide.
As of March 2019, Hamilton Island airport is served by the following airlines: Virgin Australia • Emirates • Jetstar • Qantas.
Airport Transportation: Getting To/From The Airport
Several area hotels provide airport transportation service to their guests either for a fee or as a courtesy. Here are a few hotels offering airport shuttle service: Beach Club • Palm Bungalows • Qualia Resort • Reef View Hotel • Whitsunday Apartments Hamilton Island.
Last updated: 2020-03-06
This guide is for informational purposes only to assist with your planning. All information, including rates and hours, are subject to change at any time without notice. The information in this airport guide is based on information collected and/or received from the airports, lounges, hotels, transportation providers and their web sites. We are not representatives of any of the above mentioned service providers. To report errors or to add/update any items mentioned in the guide: update the airport guide or write a review.