Cairns bus

Cairns’ hop on and off the bus is a quick, convenient way to travel around Cairns.  Discover the best of Cairns city sights.

You can jump on board a Cairns bus to visit the Northern Beaches. Travel South to Gordanvale or any number of shopping centres throughout our region.

Sunbus Cairns

Public transport in and around Cairns happens on a Sunbus.  You can purchase a single one-way ticket to your destination choice.

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A daily Sunbus unlimited travel on a Sunbus for a day or a weekly ticket which will give you unlimited travel within the zones for one week (7 consecutive days).

You can travel from Cairns to any of these destinations.

Cairns Bus route

110 Cairns to Palm Cove

Servicing the following locations, Cairns Central to Palm Cove, Cairns Hospital, Smithfield Shopping Centre, James Cook University, Clifton Beach and Palm Cove operates seven days a week.

110N Cairns Central to Palm Cove

Late-night on-demand service between Palm Cove and Cairns City combining 110 and 111 operates Friday and Saturday nights.

Kewarra Beach

111 Cairns Central to Kewarra Beach

Cairns Central to Kewarra Beach, including Cairns City Bus Station, Cairns Hospital, Smithfield Shopping Centre, James Cook University, Trinity Park, Trinity Beach and also Kewarra Beach. Operates seven days.

112 Smithfield Shopping Centre

To Yorkeys Knob, servicing Smithfield Shopping Centre, James Cook University and also the quaint seaside village of Yorkeys Knob. Boaties Bar and Grill at the Yorkeys Knob Boat Club is a popular outside venue for lunch.

113 Cairn Central to Yorkeys Knob

Service operates along the Captain Cook Highway to Yorkeys Knob.

 120 Route North Cairns City to Smithfield via Machans and Holloways Beach

120 operates from Cairns Central to Smithfield Shopping Centre.  Servicing beachside communities including Machans Beach and Holloways Beach.

121 Cairns Central to Redlynch

121 runs from Cairns City bus station and also Cairns Hospital, Freshwater and Redlynch.

122 Redlynch to James Cook University

This service includes Redlynch and  Lake Placid,  and also Smithfield and then onto James Cook University.

123 James Cook University to Cairns

Manunda, Raintrees Shopping Centre,  also Redlynch Central, Brinsmead, Tjapukia/Skyrail and Smithfield Shopping Centre.

130 Central Cairns to Raintrees Shopping Centre

Hop on this bus service from Cairns City Bus Station including Cairns Hospital, Centenary Lakes, Manooora and Edge Hill.

131 Cairns Central to Raintrees Shopping Centre

Cairns City Bus Station also  Cairns Hospital, while on this bus visit Cairns Botanical Gardens, Edge Hill and Whitfield.

133 Cairns City Bus Station to Stockland Earlville

DFO Westcourt Plaza, also Cairns TAFE, Raintrees Shopping Centre and  Mooroobool.

140 Cairns Central to Edmonton

Stockland Earlville, also Mt Sheridan Plaza and Edmonton.

141 Cairns Central to Coconut Village

Includes Cairns City bus station, also DFO Westcourt Plaza and then onto Stockland Earlville.

142 Cairns Central to Edmonton

Stockland Earlville Shopping Centre, Mt Sheridan Plaza.  Visit Sugarworld Adventure Park during this bus trip.

143 – 143W Cairns Central to Mt Sheridan Plaza

Cairns Bus Station, including Stockland Earlville and also White Rock.

150 – 150E Cairns Central to Gordonvale

Stockland Earlville, Mt Sheridan Plaza and also Edmonton.