Cairns bus

Cairns hopping 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 and 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 Sunbus for a day or a weekly ticket will give you unlimited travel within the zones for one week (7 consecutive days).

You can travel from Cairns to any of these destinations.

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

Between Palm Cove and Cairns City, the late-night on-demand service, combining 110 and 111, operates Friday and Saturday nights.

111 Cairns Central to Kewarra Beach

Kewarra Beach

Cairns Central to Kewarra Beach, including Cairns City, Cairns Hospital, Smithfield Shopping Centre, James Cook University, Trinity Park, Trinity Beach and Kewarra Beach.  This service operates seven days a week.

112 Smithfield Shopping Centre

To Yorkeys Knob, they are servicing Smithfield Shopping Centre, James Cook University, and 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

One hundred twenty runs 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 Cairns Hospital, Freshwater and Redlynch.

122 Redlynch to James Cook University

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

123 James Cook University to Cairns

Manunda, Raintrees Shopping Centre, Redlynch Central, Brinsmead, 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 stops at the Cairns Hospital and then the 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, and then onto Mt Sheridan Plaza and Edmonton.

141 Cairns Central to Coconut Village

Includes Cairns City bus station, then onto the DFO Westcourt Plaza, and then 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.


Looking for more things to do in Cairns?

Discover Munro Martin Park

Take  a stroll along Cairns Esplanade

Plan a trip to the Great Barrier Reef

Book one of our fantastic Cairns Tours