Cairns Travel Advice

Cairns travel advice,  how to get to Cairns, public transport, visas, money where is Cairns, maps and information for the best stay in Cairns.

How To get to Cairns

You can get to Cairns by plane, train, bus, automobile

Arriving in Cairns at the Cairns Airport, and unsure how to get to your accommodation?  Look at a map of Cairns to get your bearings.

Arriving by bus if you arriving into Cairns on the Greyhound bus your arrival is in the city at the Pier Car Park.

Arriving by Train the Spirit of Queensland train travels between Brisbane and Cairns five times a week.  The Cairns station is located under the Cairns Central Shopping Centre in Cairns city.

Driving into Cairns?   Cairns is easy to get around most of the city is in a five-block grid you can find your way around the city easily.

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Flying to Cairns

Flight time from Brisbane to Cairns is 2 hours and 14 minutes for the quickest direct route.  A total distance of 1700 kilometres or 1056 miles.

Flight time for Sydney to Cairns 3 hours and 10  minutes for the quickest direct route. a total of 1962 kilometres or 1219 miles.

Flight time for Adelaide to Cairns is 3  hours and 15 minutes for the quickest direct route.  A total of 2126 kilometres or 1321 miles.

Flight time from Melbourne to Cairns is 3  hours and 21 minutes for the quickest direct route.  A total distance of 2325 kilometres or 1445 miles.

Arriving in Cairns at the Cairns Airport, and unsure how to get to your accommodation?  Look at a map of Cairns to get your bearings.

Arriving in Cairns by bus

Arriving by bus if you arriving into Cairns on the Greyhound bus your arrival is in the city at the Pier Car Park.

Arriving in Cairns by train

Arriving by Train the Spirit of Queensland train travels between Brisbane and Cairns five times a week.  The Cairns station is located under the Cairns Central Shopping Centre in Cairns city.

Driving to Cairns

Cairns is easy to get around most of the city is in a five-block grid you can find your way around the city easily.