Dubbo City Airport (DBO), or simply called Dubbo Airport, is one of the country's leading regional airports. It can be found along Mitchell Highway around 5 kilometres northwest of Dubbo. Before the Dubbo City Council took charge of the airport in 1970, it was used for military purposes during World War II. Today, Dubbo Airport is used for charter, scheduled, and freight services. It offers flights from Dubbo to Broken Hill and Sydney.
To enjoy milder temperatures, visiting Dubbo from late August to late November during Australia’s Spring is best when the days are comfortable, making exploring the sights of the city easier.
Upon arrival at the airport, there are several taxiways in the area where you can grab a taxi. The fare from Dubbo Airport to the Central Business District is around $20. If you'll be going out most of the time during your stay, it is advisable to rent a car than hire a taxi. VroomVroomVroom offers rental cars that cost around $40 for 24-hour use. You'll be surprised to find out that it is cheaper to rent a car than hire a taxi.
There are rental car facilities inside the airport terminal, but some people still prefer booking a car rental in Dubbo Airport online. Why? There are more selection in vehicles, no more waiting in line, and filling up long forms.