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King Island Airport (KNS)


King Island, Australia

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Elevation: 132ft

UTC: +10 Hours

King Island is a small island located off the south-eastern coast of Australia, in the Bass Strait between Victoria and Tasmania. It is known for its rugged coastline, picturesque beaches and beautiful national parks. The city near King Island Airport is Currie, which is the largest town on King Island and the administrative centre of the local government. It has a population of around 1,000 people and offers a range of services, including accommodation, restaurants, cafes, a museum, and an art gallery. The surrounding area is also home to a number of farms, vineyards and other industries, as well as a wide range of outdoor activities for visitors to enjoy.

Airport Directions

To get to King Island Airport (KNS) by car, you can drive from Melbourne to King Island, which will take approximately 4.5 hours. The cost for this journey will depend on the vehicle you use, but a typical car will cost around $50 in fuel. To get to King Island Airport (KNS) by bus, there is a daily Tassielink Transit service that departs from Melbourne and takes approximately 11 hours. Tickets for this service cost around $35. To get to King Island Airport (KNS) by train, you can take the Spirit of Tasmania service from Melbourne to Devonport, and then catch a bus to King Island. The total journey time is around 13 hours, and tickets cost around $100. To get to King Island Airport (KNS) by taxi, there are taxi services available from Devonport, but this will be much more expensive than other options. The cost for this journey will depend on the company you choose and

Airport Terminals & Airlines

The King Island Airport (KNS) has two terminals: Terminal 1 and Terminal 2. Terminal 1: ? Regional Express ? Jetstar Airways ? Virgin Australia Airlines Terminal 2: ? Regional Express ? Jetstar Airways ? Virgin Australia Airlines ? Alliance Airlines ? Sharp Airlines

Airport Address

The address for King Island Airport (KNS) is: King Island Airport, Airport Rd, Currie TAS 7256, Australia. The telephone number is +61 3 6462 5111 and the email address is The opening hours are from 7:30 AM to 5:30 PM on weekdays and from 8:00 AM to 5:00 PM on weekends and public holidays.

Airport Lost & Found

The Lost and Found desk at King Island Airport (KNS) is located at the Airport Information Desk in the Arrivals Hall next to the baggage carousel. The contact number for the Lost and Found desk is +61 3 6462 9296 and the opening hours are 8am – 5pm daily.

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