Connecting Flights

Passengers are responsible for ensuring that their connecting flights comply with the Minimum Connection Times.

For passengers travelling on more than one flight on any day, there are minimum connection times that should be allowed for when booking flights. These connection times are based on the experience of our airport staff to ensure customers have enough time to move within and between terminals and check-in again where required.

The following minimum connection times apply for all airports:

  • 40 minutes between Rex regional flights
  • 30 minutes between Rex domestic flights
  • 30 minutes from Rex domestic flights to Rex regional flights
  • 40 minutes from Rex regional flights to Rex domestic flights
  • 1 hour and 30 minutes between Rex flights (both domestic and regional) and other domestic/regional flights
  • 2 hours between Rex flights (both domestic and regional) and international flights (2 hours 30 minutes in Sydney, Brisbane & Perth)
  • 90 minutes between Rex domestic/regional flights and flights numbered between ZL7000 and ZL7999 (operated by National Jet Express for Rex). Note: through check-in is not available. Airport check-in is required for all flights between ZL7000-ZL7999.

Please Note:

  • Passengers should check international check-in times with their respective international carriers.
  • These minimum connection times are of general advice and are in accordance with industry recommendations for the least amount of time required to make connecting flights. They do not take into consideration flight disruptions. Rex does not guarantee flight connections nor is Rex liable for consequential expenses resulting from a missed connection. Travel Insurance is recommended.