Qantas today announced the
opening of a new Domestic Transfer Facility at Sydney International airport,
the new facility will is 50% larger than the current facility and features a
larger check in area with 6 additional check-in counters.
The new facility located
on the arrivals level at Sydney International Airport will operate shuttle
buses transferring passengers to the Domestic Terminal every 10 minutes during
peak times and every 20 minutes during off-peak times.
The full media release
from Qantas can be read below:
Qantas Launches New Domestic Transfer Facility
launched its new Sydney Domestic Transfer Facility at Sydney International
Qantas Group Executive Customer and
Marketing, Ms Lesley Grant, said Qantas
customers now transferring from international to domestic flights will enjoy a
new purpose built transfer facility, which will provide faster transfer to
Qantas domestic flights.
“The new transfer facility is fifty per cent larger
than the current facility and includes a new spacious check-in area, six
additional check-in counters and an additional bag drop area,” said Ms
“Additional check-in staff and counters will ensure
Qantas customers are transferred to their domestic flight quickly for passengers
to meet their connecting domestic flights.
“An express bag drop facility will provide an even
quicker transfer for customers who have their onward boarding passes and bags
tagged to their final destination.”
regular check-in at the airport, the new transfer facility will house both
premium and economy check-in counters. It also offers increased seating
purpose built facility remains on the arrivals level at Sydney International
Airport, and the process for customers transferring remains the same.
shuttle bus continues to operate between the international terminal and
domestic terminals every ten minutes during peak times and every twenty minutes
during off peak times.