Before You Arrive

Cairns Airport is both an international and domestic airport, located 7 kilometres north of the Cairns city centre in Aeroglen. It holds the distinction of being the 7th busiest airport in Australia and is situated between Mount Whitfield (to the west) and Trinity Bay (to the east).

In addition to its commercial flights, the airport also services the general aviation sector, including helicopter flights and the Royal Flying Doctor Service.

We Can Help For When You Get There

If you’re intending to have a stay in Cairns and are flying into its airport, you will be pleased to see they carry many of the major car hire agencies, and we’re able to book a car through one these agencies before you arrive.

Get to Cairns From More Places

There are connections the the major cities in Australia, with the most popular routes being to Brisbane, Sydney and Melbourne, in that order. The busiest international flights are to/from Papua New Guinea, Japan and Hong Kong.

Now Hosting More Airlines Than Ever Before

Among the Australian airlines that run services to and from Cairns Airports are: Qantas, Virgin Australia and Jetstar. The international airlines who fly into and out of Cairns airport include: Air New Zealand, Air Niugini, Airfast Indonesia, Airlines PNG, Asia Pacific Airlines, Cathay Pacific and United Airlines.

After picking up your car rental, it’s just a short drive to Cairns CBD. If you are in the mood for more adventure, you can go further into Townsville, Port Douglas or The Whitsundays