Cairns Taxi

Cairns Taxi telephone number is 4048 8311 or 4048 8333 or 131 008

You will find an abundance of taxis in Cairns.  If you see a vacant taxi, you can hail one or visit one of the taxi ranks.

We have all of the traveller information you need to help you travel around Cairns

You can make a quick booking or get an estimated fare

or call 131 008


Cairns Domestic and International airports both have undercover taxi ranks at the front of the terminal buildings.

Outside the Ergon building on Lake Street between Shield and Aplin Streets there is a secured taxi rank.


7 am to 7 pm Monday to Friday

    • Flagfall: $2.90
    • Booking Fee: $1.50
    • Distance: $2.23/kilometre
    • Waiting time: $.79/minute

Weekends, after hours and public holidays

    • Weekend + Public Holiday flagfall: $4.30
    • After midnight flagfall: $6.30 (midnight to 5 am)