Changes to Cairns Airport Connect Shuttle – Airport to City and Airport ONLY Road Transfers

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There is now a Free public transport link available to and from Cairns Airport called Airport Connect. This free bus drives up and down only the airport road and customers that want to go all the way to their hotel are recommended to take a different type of shuttle bus. Air port connect is operated by the accredited shuttle service Sun Palm Transit Group and runs 7 days a week between the hours of 0415 to 2215.

There is now a Free public transport link available to and from Cairns Airport called Airport Connect. This free bus drives up and down only the airport road and customers that want to go all the way to their hotel are recommended to take a different type of shuttle bus. Air port connect is operated by the accredited shuttle service Sun Palm Transit Group and runs 7 days a week between the hours of 0415 to 2215.

To catch this free coach shuttle from either the Cairns domestic airport or Cairns International Airports just simply approach the Sun Palm Transport desk in the arrivals lounge.
The service will conveniently drop you off on the south bound side of Sheridan St on a public bus route approximately 3 kilometers from the CBD. Click here for map Click here for timetable but please know that the walk into Cairns city is not on a covered pathway and so if it’s raining or other inclement weather, it will be best to take the full paying Coach service.

Possibly suited to Backpackers, catch this free bus service to the Airport make your way to C9 Bus stop on the north bound side of Sheridan St outside the Cairns North Community center Click here for Map
For groups of 4 people and for families, the price of a taxi is cheaper than 4 bus tickets into Cairns city.

You can pre-book 24 hours prier or simply hail the shuttle marked Sun Palm with Airport connect signage in the front window, there is also a dedicated luggage trailer.
A timetable for this free airport road bus service is available here

The Sunbus public transport network offers services to Cairns City and the Northern Beaches from the Sheridan Street bus stops for fares from $2.20 per zone (adult single). To book your Cairns airport bus transfers direct and find out more go to www.sunbus.com.au

Remember to check too, if your Cairns accommodation does offer Cairns Airport pickup transfer service.
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