Queensland, situated in the northeast corner of Australia, is the country's holiday playground attracting visitors all year round. It is known as the 'Sunshine State', and the major attraction is the incredible underwater world provided off its coastline along the Great Barrier Reef.

Direct Flights to Queensland, Australia

Direct Flights to Queensland, Australia
Queensland is known as Australia’s ‘Sunshine State’ boasting over 300 days of sunshine a year, a superb year-round climate and some of the best beaches in Australia. 

The second largest state in Australia, Queensland is home to the world famous Great Barrier Reef, a whole host of exquisite tropical islands including Fraser Island which is the world’s largest sand island, the tropical Far North with its lush rainforests and the vast and rugged Queensland Outback.

There are 2 international airports in Queensland, Brisbane and Cairns. There are no direct flights to Queensland from the UK, however flights are available to Queensland with quick transits or a plane change on route via the Middle East or Far East. 

Cheap flights to Queensland, Australia

Brisbane, the capital of Queensland, is a good base to explore the Gold and Sunshine Coasts with their endless golden sandy beaches, pretty laid-back towns, surfing bays and home to Steve Irwin’s renowned Australia Zoo. 

Don’t miss the truly breathtaking Whitsunday Islands, a beautiful national park of 90 islands where you can charter a yacht or take a day trip and take in the jaw-dropping scenery and marine life. 

Head to Cairns in the tropical north to visit the World Heritage listed Great Barrier Reef, one of the wonders of the natural world stretching over 2000 kilometres and full of an incredible array of marine life as well as wildlife. 

For thrill seekers, Queensland offers almost every type of adventure sport including diving, surfing, bushwalking, bungee jumping, white water rafting and skydiving to name but a few.

Searching for cheap flights to Queensland, Australia

Flights to Australia are always popular so book early to secure the cheapest flights to Queensland, Australia. As well as booking in advance, in order to find the best offers on cheap flights, we would advise you travel outside of the busiest months and also look out for airline ‘seat sales’ when special fares are released. Whether you’re looking for low cost flights or need lastminute flights to travel imminently, Directflights.com can assist you in finding the best deals available.

Queensland Climate

Queensland Climate
The Queensland climate is subtropical, bordering as it does on the Tropic of Capricorn. Although modified by sea breezes along the coast, Queensland still experiences high humidity throughout the state from November to March. Situated in the southern part of the state, Brisbane has a hot and humid climate, particularly in summer, but winters are mild and sunny with cool nights (July and August) The best time to visit the northern part of the state is from September to November. Tropical cyclones can occur in the north from November to April (mostly during January to March).