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Port Macquarie

Port Macquarie

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City CodePQQ
Popular Airlines
  • Qantas Airways
Flight Time16~24 hours

The flight time to Port Macquarie is approximately 16~24 hours. Find out more about the history, economy, climate and transportation options before you visit Port Macquarie.

Port Macquarie

Port Macquarie is a coastal town located in New South Wales, between Sydney and Byron Bay. Port Macquarie was founded in 1821. It was a penal colony where exiled prisoners were usually taken, to separate them from the general population. The town is known for its expansive beaches, picturesque waterways, and magnificent national parks. Port Macquarie experiences hot and humid summers and mild winters throughout the year. Thus, its climate makes it a perfect holiday destination.

Voice of Travelers to Port Macquarie

Summer Holiday in Port Macquarie

My holiday summer break tour was in Port Macquarie. I traveled by QantasLink airline on a return ticket. Their services went beyond my expectations. They had good meals and very comfortable seats. The crew service was excellent, and the pilot kept us informed. At Port Macquarie, there were so many places and things to do that I was spoilt for choice. My unforgettable stop was at the Port Macquarie Koala hospital which is a rescue center for injured and sick koalas.

Port Macquarie, a city rich in history

I visited Port Macquarie during Christmas, and the stay was exactly what I expected. I traveled with Virgin Australia using a return ticket. I had a smooth flight. The ground staff and cabin crew were very helpful and their in-flight services were superb. Port Macquarie is a city with a rich history, and it did not disappoint in flaunting it. I visited the Port Macquarie Hastings Heritage and Douglas Vale Historic Homestead and Vineyard to learn the history of the city.

My family holiday at Port Macquarie

Last month my family went for a getaway in Port Macquarie. We traveled with Virgin Australia on a one way ticket. The flight services were excellent with listening and caring staff. The ticket price was worth its price. We were granted our request to have adjacent seats. We found Port Macquarie to be a gorgeous town. We had lots of family fun horse riding, whale watching, river cruising, and fishing. My favorite spot was at Sea Acres Rain Forest center where we had a very informative guided tour.

Port Macquarie Travel FAQs

Q. Do I have to make the full payment for my ticket while making a reservation?

A. You do not have to make the full payment for ticket reservation. You can book with a certain amount (deposit) then complete the ticket payment at least twenty four hours before the flight. After full payment for the ticket, you will get an e- ticket via email. An e- ticket confirms payment without you necessarily carrying a printed ticket. With your e- ticket, you can go directly to the check- in counter with your passport or identity card. If you don't make the full payment for the ticket before the due date, your flight booking may be cancelled.

Q. If I have booked my flight through a travel agent, can I pay for the ticket online?

A. After making your air ticket reservation, pay online using a debit card, credit card, real time bank transfer or by mobile payment. At the airline's website, you can check your ticket status, cancel and change flights, book more leg space, and check in at the airport. You should have your e- ticket all times during domestic and international flights.

Q. Can I pay for flight tickets for more than one city other than Port Macquarie?

A. Yes, you can book and pay for an air ticket to as many as 15 destinations. You can consider paying a one way ticket for each destination or get a multi-city ticket for all the destinations.

Q. Are there any restrictions in Port Macquarie town?

A. Dogs are prohibited in the new Port Macquarie suburb region to protect koalas. Also, there are Alcohol Free Zones (AFZ) in the central business district which covers laneways, park roads foot paths, and car parks.

Port Macquarie - Direct Flights to Major Airports

Airports handling direct flights to Port Macquarie Airport • Sydney Airport • Lord Howe Island Airport • Brisbane Airport etc.

Flight Routes to Port Macquarie

There are three major air routes to Port Macquarie Airport;Sydney to Port MacquarieBrisbane to Port MacquarieLord Howe Island to Port Macquarie The airport is served by Virgin Australia and Qantaslink airlines. To travel from other cities, you have to connect through Sydney.