Horn Island (Ngurapai) Airport is owned and operated by the Torres Shire Council. It is considered to be the gateway to the Torres Strait and the Northern Peninsula Area. The airport is located on Horn Island, which is approximately 8km from Thursday Island.

The terminal facility features, toilets, kiosk and a waiting area for passengers to relax before or after the flight.

The Cape Air Transport check in desk is located towards the entry door of the Horn Island airport terminal. Look for the Cape Air Transport sign. The pilot of your flight will come and meet you to accompany you for the walk air side to your aircraft.

Walking airside can be hazardous with turning aircraft propellers and constant moving aircraft. It is important that directions to aircraft are strictly adhered to from the pilot and that you remain on the marked walkways and walk in a small group to the aircraft in the interest of your safety.