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Flying to Cairns

Regular scheduled flights operate into Cairns International Airport (CNS) all year round. Tours start in the Cairns city with pickups commencing around 0730. For guests accommodated in the Northern Beaches suburbs, the pickup time will be around 0800 and Port Douglas around 0830. For private tours we can also arrange Airport pickups and luggage storage.

Fourteen domestic and international airlines currently service Cairns airport including Qantas, Virgin Australia, Jetstar, Tigerair, Air New Zealand, Cathay Pacific, Hong Kong Airlines, as well as small local airlines Skytrans, Alliance Airlines and Air North.

Direct flights arrive from Sydney (3 hours), Melbourne (3 hours, 20 mins), Brisbane (2 hours, 15 mins), Adelaide (3 hours), Perth and Darwin, plus a number of major regional centres. International destinations include Auckland, Port Moresby, Hong Kong, Tokyo and Singapore.