FAQs - Flights

How big are the planes?

Lady Elliot Island Eco Resort charters Seair Pacific to provide scenic air transfers to Lady Elliot Island. Seair operates aircraft that can carry 9 or 13 passengers. The size of your aircraft will depend on passenger numbers travelling for that particular day.  

How long will it take to get to the Island from my departure point?

The flight time from Bundaberg is approx. 30mins, Hervey Bay 40mins, Brisbane 80mins and the Gold Coast 100mins. On some occasions the Gold Coast and Brisbane flights may stop at another airport on route which will add a small amount of time to the trip. Flights are subject to change and flight times vary depending on weather, aircraft type and possible transit stops. Our Reservations Team will book your flights in conjunction with your accommodation, please refer to our Booking Enquiry page.

Is there a luggage limit on the flights?

Yes, there is a luggage limit on our planes of 15kg per person.

Is there a toilet on the plane?

There is no toilet on the plane so we recommend a quick toilet stop before you board the aircraft. Please note that all scenic flights are less than 2 hours.

Do you have an in-flight app?

Yes we do, please download our In-Flight App to enhance your flight experience to Lady Elliot Island. To download the app, search for ‘Lady Elliot Island’ from either the Apple App Store or Google Play store – the App is available in English, Chinese, Japanese, German and French.