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Flights to Murray Island

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Murray Island, located in the Torres Strait, is a hidden gem of Australia's islands. This tropical paradise is renowned for its lush vegetation, powdery beaches, and crystal-clear waters. The island is ingrained in rich indigenous culture, offering the best of both traditional and contemporary lifestyles. The locals, known for their warm hospitality, live in harmony with nature, preserving the island's biodiversity. The island's climate is tropical, with warm temperatures year-round, making it an ideal destination for those seeking peacefulness and natural beauty. Despite its remote location, Murray Island offers modern amenities, ensuring a comfortable stay for visitors.

If you're thinking about visiting Murray Island, we've got you covered with a wide range of flight options. Alternative Airlines tickets over 600 airlines so finding flights to Murray Island on our site will be a breeze! To find cheap, flexible flights to Murray Island simply enter your departure airport you wish to fly from and choose your travel dates.

Airports near Murray Island

Planning a trip to Murray Island? Enjoy flexibility with our selection of 4 airports, which offer different routes and options when travelling to Murray Island.

Horn Island Airport

Located approximately 10 kilometres away from Murray Island, Horn Island Airport is the closest commercial passenger airport. From here, you can take a short connecting flight or ferry to Murray Island.


Cairns Airport

Situated around 600 kilometres south of Murray Island, Cairns Airport is a major international and regional airport in Queensland, Australia. It offers a wide range of domestic and international flights. From Cairns, you can take a connecting flight to Horn Island Airport or opt for a ferry to Murray Island.


Townsville Airport

Located around 800 kilometres south of Murray Island, Townsville Airport is another regional airport in Queensland. It offers domestic flights to various destinations in Australia. From Townsville, you can take a connecting flight to Horn Island Airport or choose a ferry to reach Murray Island.


Brisbane Airport

Situated approximately 1,900 kilometres south of Murray Island, Brisbane Airport is a major international airport in Queensland. It offers a wide range of domestic and international flights. If you choose to fly to Brisbane, you will need to take a connecting flight to either Cairns or Townsville before reaching Murray Island.

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Things to do in Murray Island

Discovering the many attractions of Murray Island can be quite a task, so we've narrowed down our top 3:

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The Great Barrier Reef

Murray Island, Australia's easternmost point, is a paradise for nature lovers and adventure seekers. Dive into the crystal-clear waters and explore the vibrant coral reefs teeming with marine life. This untouched part of the Great Barrier Reef offers an unparalleled snorkelling and diving experience that will leave you breathless and yearning for more.

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The Meriam People

Murray Island is home to the Meriam people, who have lived on the island for thousands of years. Experience their rich culture and history firsthand by participating in traditional ceremonies, listening to ancient stories, and learning about their unique way of life. This is a rare opportunity to immerse yourself in a culture that has remained largely unchanged for centuries.

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Murray Island's Natural Landscapes

From its pristine beaches to its lush rainforests, Murray Island is a haven for those seeking tranquility and natural beauty. Take a leisurely stroll along the sandy shores, hike through the verdant forests, or simply sit back and enjoy the stunning sunsets. The island's untouched landscapes offer a serene escape from the hustle and bustle of everyday life.

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