Airport location

The Port Hedland International Airport is your Gateway to the Pilbara. The airport is located along the Great Northern Highway about 7 minutes drive from Port Hedland and South Hedland.

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Car hire

The following hire car companies operate on the Airport. Their operations are located in the Parking Area, directional signage is provided.

(08) 9140 1877

(08) 9140 1229
(08) 9140 1555
(08) 9172 6000


Food and Beverage 

The Airport Bar & Cafe is located in the Departures Lounge of the Terminal (after security). The cafe offers indoor and outdoor seating areas and serves fresh coffee, cold beverages, alcoholic beverages and a selection of hot food, sandwiches, cakes, snacks, confectionery and magazines. Dine-in or grab on the go - there's free parking available.

The Airport Bar & Cafe opens at specific times, around scheduled flights;

  • For 60 minutes prior to each flight arrival, and;
  • For 30 minutes after each flight departure.

Refer to the airline scheduled flights.  

Passengers and visitors to the Airport also have access to Red Vend vending machines in the Terminal offering a range of chilled, non-alcoholic beverages and snacks.  The machines accept card payments only.

Getting to and from the airport

Short and long-term parking is available in the airport precinct.  Many companies run chartered bus lines. 

Designated Rideshare and Taxi zones are located in the short term car park, opposite the terminal, for pick ups and drop-offs.


Taxi's service the airport – you can book them directly on 08 9140 1313 (Carlindie Cabs), 08 9173 1010 (Hedland Taxis) or 08 9172 1010 (South Hedland Taxis). 


Rideshare operates from the short-term carpark.

H-Ride          Simply download the free app (Apple App or Google Play stores) and request your ride or book directly on 08 9172 3333 or

Bookings can be made online, via the free app or @MyRideroo on Facebook

13000 RIDER (1300 074 337) or

Services and amenities

The airport has an ATM, café, hire car terminals, male and female toilets, shower, disabled toilets and parents room for passengers to utilise.