Cairns Domestic & International Airport (CNS)

Cairns Airport is the gateway to the spectacular Daintree Rainforest and the Great Barrier Reef. Nestled between mountains and the Coral Sea, it is one of Australia’s largest regional airports, and the country's 7th busiest international gateway.



Airport Ave,
Cairns City
QLD 4870
Tel:(07) 4080 6703


Cairns Airport Terminals

Cairns Airport Terminal Map

The airport serves both domestic and international flights from the follwing airlines:


Pacific Blue will commence services from 23 Mar 10.


Transfers between Terminals at Cairns Airport

A short walk along a covered walkway connects the Terminal 1 (International) and Terminal 2 (Domestic). For those who need a ride, Australia Coach operates a shuttle bus service for a minimal fare.


Transportation to and from Cairns Airport

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Car Hire at Cairns Airport

Travel to the Daintree or to Port Douglas on your own terms with a cheap rental car from a selection of car hire providers.


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Taxis at Cairns Airport

Taxi ranks are located in front of both Terminal 1 and Terminal 2. Free taxi telephones are also available in the arrival halls and the taxi ranks. The taxi fare varies between taxi companies when travelling from Cairns Airport to Cairns.


Limousines at Cairns Airport

There are also limousine services available to pick up passengers from Cairns Airport. There are numerous companies offering this service, and you'll need to pre-book before you arrive. Learn more about Cairns Airport Limo Services from these helpful links:


Shuttle Bus Services at Cairns Airport

Shuttle bus services from Cairns Airport to Cairns, your hotel and other destinations, pick up passengers in front of both Terminal 1 and Terminal 2. You can pre-book or book at information desks in the terminal.


Cairns Airport Parking Facilities and Long-Term Parking

Cairns Airport offers a short and long term public car park. The car park is located next to the passenger terminal. For more information on follow this handy link to Parking Facilities at Cairns Airport.


Cairns Airport Hotel Accommodation

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