Regional Express (Rex) offers 90 minute direct flights from Grafton (Yamba) to Sydney. Flights depart from Grafton (Yamba) airport, just a short drive from Grafton.


The flight schedule is great for necessary day trips to Sydney, allowing you to leave Grafton at 7.30am, be in Sydney by 9am to attend a meeting, then be back at home in time for dinner. 


Airport shuttle transfers, taxis and hire cars are available for your short drive to/from Grafton. Free parking and free WIFI are also available at the newly renovated Grafton (Yamba) Airport.


You can wait in style in the Sydney Rex Lounge on your return journey. There is free WIFI and workstations equipped with PCs as well as phones for free local calls or sit back and relax with complimentary snacks, tea, coffee and soft drinks which are available throughout the day, together with beer and wine after 3pm. A private meeting room can also be arranged if required. Annual memberships are available, or why not try it out first with our Casual Lounge Access Pass for just $33 (incl. GST) per visit.


For regular business flyers, Rex offers a Business Flyer Program which is a simple and unique program to assist businesses save on their travel costs. The program offers two (2) Reward Flights (exclusive of taxes and charges) for every eighteen eligible flight sectors flown. One Frequent Flyer number covers all business staff - no need for individual memberships. A two year membership is available for $99.


Rex is Australia’s largest independent regional airline operating a fleet of more than 50 Saab 340 aircraft on some 1,500 weekly flights to 58 destinations throughout all states in Australia. Rex brings a reliable air service to the Clarence Valley region, with 36 weekly flights, including peak morning and evening services.