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There are 5 ways to get from Cairns to Coen by car or plane

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Drive  •  12 h 16 min

  1. Drive from Cairns to Coen 348.4 miles

$45 - $75

Cheapest option

Fly to Cooktown, drive  •  12 h 8 min

  1. Fly from Cairns (CNS) to Cooktown (CTN) CNS - CTN
  2. Drive from Cooktown to Coen

$82 - $372

3 alternative options

Fly to Weipa, drive  •  10 h 44 min

  1. Fly from Cairns (CNS) to Weipa (WEI) CNS - WEI
  2. Drive from Weipa to Coen

$189 - $652

Fly to Emerald, drive  •  11 h 10 min

  1. Fly from Cairns (CNS) to Emerald (EDR) CNS - EDR
  2. Drive from Emerald to Coen

$90 - $432

Fly to Kowanyama, drive  •  13 h 31 min

  1. Fly from Cairns (CNS) to Kowanyama (KWM) CNS - KWM
  2. Drive from Kowanyama to Coen

$97 - $437

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The cheapest way to get from Cairns to Coen is to drive which costs $70 - $110 and takes 12 h 16 min.

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The quickest way to get from Cairns to Coen is to fly and drive which costs $260 - $950 and takes 10 h 44 min.

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The distance between Cairns and Coen is 431 km. The road distance is 557.5 km.

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It takes approximately 12 h 16 min to drive 557.5 km from Cairns to Coen.

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The quickest flight from Cairns Airport to Weipa Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 25 min.

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Yes, the driving distance between Cairns to Coen is 558 km. It takes approximately 12 h 16 min to drive from Cairns to Coen.

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Qantas offers flights from Cairns Airport to Weipa Airport.

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The best way to get from Cairns to Cairns Airport is to shuttle which takes 15 min and costs $23 - $25.

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Map of how to get from Cairns to Coen.
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  • Distance: 269.1 miles
  • Duration: 12 h 16 min

What companies run services between Cairns, QLD, Australia and Coen, QLD, Australia?

You can drive from Cairns to Coen in around 12 h 16 min.

Airlines
Okapi Airlines
Flights from Cairns to Cooktown
Ave. Duration
45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$30 - $300
Flights from Cairns to Emerald
Ave. Duration
2 h
When
Monday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$45 - $370
Flights from Cairns to Emerald via Kowanyama
Ave. Duration
2 h 40 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$50 - $370
Flights from Cairns to Kowanyama
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$45 - $360
Flights from Cairns to Kowanyama via Emerald
Ave. Duration
2 h 45 min
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$50 - $380
Qantas
Website
qantas.com
Flights from Cairns to Weipa
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $600

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