Jupiters Townsville is located between Cairns and Brisbane in North Queensland, Australia. Townsville is located 350 kilometres south of Cairns and 260 kilometres north of the Whitsundays and is easily accessible by road, rail or air.
Situated on the picturesque Townsville breakwater, Jupiters Townsville is set among tropical gardens and overlooks Magnetic Island, Cape Cleveland, the Coral Sea, the Marina and Townsville’s CBD. We are only a 10-minute drive from the airport and within walking distance of the Magnetic Island ferry terminal, CBD, Museum of Tropical Queensland, Reef HQ Aquarium and Townsville’s spectacular beachfront, The Strand.
Coach services, limousines, buses and taxis provide transfers to and from Jupiters Townsville and the Townsville Airport.
Major Australian airlines operate direct flights to Townsville from 10 cities across Australia including Brisbane, Cairns, Darwin, Melbourne and Sydney. A direct flight from Melbourne to Townsville takes approximately three hours, Sydney to Townsville is about two hours 40 minutes and flights directly from Brisbane take two hours.
Road and rail
Queensland Rail operates services from as far south as Brisbane to Townsville including The Sunlander, The Inlander, Queensland North Coast Railway and Tilt Train. Depending on the trip, getting from Brisbane to Townsville by rail can take from 18 to 31 hours. A number of bus companies operate coaches from destinations across Australia to Townsville. Townsville is within driving distance from Brisbane (1372 kilometres) the Whitsundays (450 kilometres) and Cairns (340 kilometres).