Armidale Airport

View the live flight schedule for Armidale Regional Airport here


Parking fees will apply at Armidale Regional Airport from 1 May 2019.

See below for more information


Opening times

Monday to Saturday: 5.00am to 8.30pm

Sundays: 8am to 8.30pm

Armidale Airport is six kilometres from the city centre and is operated by Armidale Regional Council.  It has daily return passenger flights to Brisbane and Sydney, with onward connections to Asia, North America, Europe and throughout Australia.

A $10 million upgrade of Armidale Regional Airport was completed in December 2017, creating a new terminal building with improved check-in, baggage handling, food and beverage and retail facilities, as well as enhanced parking.

Armidale to Sydney:

QANTASLink and Regional Express Airlines (REX). Flight schedules allow for a full business day in Sydney to suit business travellers.

Armidale to Brisbane:

Fly Corporate provide daily, return weekday flights to Brisbane that allow for a full 9 to 5 business day. Weekend flights offer the opportunity to escape for a getaway weekend in Brisbane or the Gold Coast.

Flight information

Flight arrival and departure information is available at:


Paid parking will be introduced for the Armidale Regional Airport carpark from 1 May, to improve the availability of parking for airport users and provide a more equitable mix of income for the regional facility.

The first two hours are free before fees apply (to assist with pick-up and drop-off)

Parking fees:

  • $5 per day up to midnight
  • $10 per day for overnight parking

Why has Council introduced parking fees? Click here to read more

Additional parking is available onsite at Edwards Secure Car Park, which is monitored for security and offers paid parking 24 hours a day, seven days a week. Phone 1800 747 800 or 0421 519 181 for parking fees and other information about Edwards Secure Car Park.

Other services

Armidale Regional Airport offers a full range of hire car services meeting incoming flights. Providers include AVIS, Hertz, Thrifty, Realistic and Budget.  

A licensed café offers light meals, refreshments and beverages between 6am and 6pm, seven days a week.
General aviation services include helicopter and executive plane charter services, air-freight services, aviation maintenance services, pilot training, aero club facilities and fuel.

Lost and found

 For items left on an aircraft, phone the appropriate baggage handling staff at the airport:

  • Qantaslink and Fly Corporate (Armidale Airport Services) (02) 6772 4140
  • REX airlines (Aus Flight Handling) (02) 6771 3266

For items left in or around the passenger terminal, contact Airport Operations on 0429 158 572 (Sunday – Wednesday), 0427 668 915 (Wednesday – Saturday)