There are 4 ways to get from Cairns to Innisfail by bus, train, car or towncar
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What companies run services between Cairns, QLD, Australia and Innisfail, QLD, Australia?
Greyhound Australia operates a bus from Cairns to Innisfail 3 times a day. Tickets cost $7 - $22 and the journey takes 1 h. Alternatively, Queensland Rail operates a train from Cairns to Innisfail 5 times a week. Tickets cost $16 - $24 and the journey takes 2 h 12 min.
Train from Cairns Central Station to Innisfail
Bus from Cairns to Innisfail
- Ave. Duration
- 1 h
- 3 times a day
- Estimated price
- $7 - $22
- Schedules at
- Book at
- $7 - $11
- $15 - $22
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Questions & Answers
How far is it from Cairns to Innisfail?
The distance between Cairns and Innisfail is 72 km. The road distance is 88 km.
What is the cheapest way to get from Cairns to Innisfail?
The cheapest way to get from Cairns to Innisfail is to drive which costs $10 - $15 and takes 1 h 7 min.
What is the fastest way to get from Cairns to Innisfail?
The quickest way to get from Cairns to Innisfail is to bus which takes 1 h and costs $10 - $28.
Is there a direct train between Cairns and Innisfail?
Yes, there is a direct train departing from Cairns Central Station and arriving at Innisfail. Services depart five times a week, and operate Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday and Saturday. The journey takes approximately 2 h 12 min.
Is there a direct bus between Cairns and Innisfail?
Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Cairns and arriving at Innisfail. Services depart three times a day. The journey takes approximately 1 h.
How long does it take to get from Cairns to Innisfail?
The bus from Cairns to Innisfail takes 1 h including transfers and departs three times a day.