King Island Airlines - Airline Information

Matakana Nominees Pty. Ltd. owns King Island Airlines, a small regional airline flying from its base in Moorabbin, Australia. Ferrying passengers between King Island and Moorabbin in Victoria, it operates a fleet of 5 aircraft, which includes an Embraer EMB 110 and 4 Piper PA-31-350 Chieftains.

King Island Airlines is the only regional carrier serving King Island, offering both scheduled flights and freight services. With 12 flights a week lasting 45 minutes a flight, passengers are ferried from Moorabbin to King Island on 10-seater twin engine planes, or 18-seater jet prop. The airline also offers daily bulk freight service between these two destinations, which includes food items that need require cold storage.

King Island Airlines – Booking Information

King Island Airlines is the only carrier servicing the Moorabbin to King Island route. A small regional airline based in Moorabbin, it offers a 5-strong fleet for scheduled flights and freight services 12 times a week.

Passengers wishing to book air service from King Island Airlines can log on to their website at to access their online booking facility. They may also call the airline’s Call Center at 03 9580 3777, particularly if they wish to inquire about senior citizen fares, or are flying within 24 hours.

Passengers are advised to check in for their flights at least 30 minutes before their schedule departure, and each adult guest is allowed 15kg of luggage (10kg for children) on their flight.

For more information about flight schedules, booking, and freight services, passengers may visit the King Island Airlines at Building 35 at the end of First Avenue of the Moorabbin Airport at Cheltenham East, Victoria. They may also opt to give the airline a call at 03 9580 3777 and 03 9580 7361, or email them at [email protected].

King Island Air Promotional Offers

King Island Air, a small regional airline that plies the only Moorabbin to King Island route on a fleet of 10 and 18-seater aircraft offers a Super Saver Adult round trip fare of only AU $320, giving passengers as much as AU $26 in savings.

Passengers who travel to King Island for the day have access to free open air parking at Moorabbin Airport’s main car park. Secure covered parking is also available for a fee at the Melbourne Car Kennel where passengers will need to book a parking space.

Should passengers wish, they can also inquire about and request for discounted rates on group fares that King Island Airlines can help them secure when they book their flights.