There are 6 ways to get from Cairns Airport (CNS) to Trinity Beach by shuttle, bus, taxi, car or towncar

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Recommended option

Shuttle, line 110 bus, line 111 bus  •  2h 7m

  1. Take a shuttle bus from Cairns Airport to Palm Cove
  2. Take the line 110 bus from Williams Esplanade at Caryota St to James Cook University Bus Station 110
  3. Take the line 111 bus from James Cook University Bus Station to Trinity Beach Rd at Rabaul St 111

$33 - $47

Cheapest option

Shuttle  •  18 min

  1. Take a shuttle bus from Cairns Airport to Trinity Beach

$19 - $40

4 alternative options

Taxi  •  18 min

  1. Take a taxi from Cairns Airport (CNS) to Trinity Beach 19.5 km

$80 - $100

Drive  •  18 min

  1. Drive from Cairns Airport (CNS) to Trinity Beach 19.5 km

$2 - $4

Towncar  •  18 min

  1. Take a town car from Cairns Airport to Trinity Beach 19.5 km

$95 - $140

Uber  •  18 min

  1. Take an Uber from Cairns Airport (CNS) to Trinity Beach 19.5 km

$30 - $45

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Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Cairns Airport (CNS) to Trinity Beach is to drive which costs $2 - $4 and takes 18 min.

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The quickest way to get from Cairns Airport (CNS) to Trinity Beach is to taxi which costs $80 - $100 and takes 18 min.

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The distance between Cairns Airport (CNS) and Trinity Beach is 11 km. The road distance is 19.5 km.

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The best way to get from Cairns Airport (CNS) to Trinity Beach without a car is to shuttle and line 110 bus and line 111 bus which takes 2h 7m and costs $30 - $50.

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It takes approximately 2h 7m to get from Cairns Airport (CNS) to Trinity Beach, including transfers.

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Yes, the driving distance between Cairns Airport (CNS) to Trinity Beach is 19 km. It takes approximately 18 min to drive from Cairns Airport (CNS) to Trinity Beach.

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Map of how to get from Cairns Airport (CNS) to Trinity Beach.
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  • Distance: 11.4 km
  • Duration: 2h 7m

What companies run services between Cairns Airport (CNS), Australia and Trinity Beach, QLD, Australia?

There is no direct connection from Cairns Airport (CNS) to Trinity Beach. However, you can take the shuttle to Palm Cove, take the walk to Williams Esplanade at Caryota St, take the line 110 bus to James Cook University Bus Station, then take the line 111 bus to Trinity Beach Rd at Rabaul St. Alternatively, you can take the taxi to Trinity Beach.

Bus operators
BTS Port Douglas Bus
Phone
07 4099 5665
Email
info@portdouglasbus.com.au
Website
portdouglasbus.com.au
Shuttle from Cairns Airport to Palm Cove
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$27 - $40
Book at
Port Douglas Bus
TRANSLink QLD
Phone
13 12 30
Website
translink.com.au
Bus from Williams Esplanade at Caryota St to James Cook University Bus Station
Ave. Duration
24 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3 - $4
Website
TRANSLink QLD
Bus from James Cook University Bus Station to Trinity Beach Rd at Rabaul St
Ave. Duration
18 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3 - $4
Website
TRANSLink QLD
Other operators
Uber Cairns
Website
uber.comglobal
Towncar from Cairns Airport (CNS) to Trinity Beach
Ave. Duration
18 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Signup at
uber.com
Assist
$30 - $45
UberX
$30 - $45
UberXL
$50 - $70
Taxi from Cairns Airport (CNS) to Trinity Beach
Ave. Duration
18 min
Estimated price
$80 - $100
Cairns Taxis
Phone
+61 7 4048 8333
Website
cairnstaxis.com.au
Jayride
Ave. Duration
18 min
Frequency
On demand
Shuttle from Cairns Airport to Trinity Beach
Estimated price
$19 - $40
Towncar from Cairns Airport to Trinity Beach
Estimated price
$95 - $140

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