Cairns Airport Public Transport
Cairns Airport is located at a distance of 7 km from city center. You
can reach the Airport via taxi and bus services which run at regular
basis especially to / from the Airport.
Sun Palm Transport Group operate the accredited airport shuttle bus
services to hotels, city centre, Northern Beaches including Palm Cove
and Port Douglas.
Airport Connect is a bus
service offered by Sun Palm Transport linking Cairns Airport with the
Translink public transport network at north and southbound Sheridan
Street bus stops.
The pick up
point is near the arrivals area of both terminals. At the domestic
terminal proceed to the orange shuttle bus booth where our staff will
greet you upon arrival. At the international terminal make your way to
the shuttle bus counter. No pre-booking is required.
Children under 13 years of age currently travel for free and Sun Palm
Transport will offer a price match subject to terms and conditions.
Cairns Taxis provides
door to door passenger transport service throughout the Cairns taxi
district. As well as the CBD, this covers the coastal area Ellis Beach
to the north and south to Wrights Creek, Edmonton.
The company operates a fleet of 137 government licensed taxi vehicles
comprising sedans and station wagons for up to four passengers, maxi
taxis for up to 10 passengers as well as wheel chair capable vehicles.
Each taxi is equipped with electronic payment facilities enabling
payment through all the major credit cards recognised in Australia.
Each terminal has its own sheltered taxi rank at the front of each
terminal. You can pre-book with Cairns Taxis or just turn up at the
terminal ranks – taxis and shuttles are always available. Each terminal
has its own sheltered taxi rank at the front of each terminal.
Limousine bookings must be made prior to arrival. Check the Yellow Pages
or Local Directories for companies which operate to and from Cairns