There are 2 ways to get from Cairns to Karumba by plane or car

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Fly  •  2 h 47 min

  1. Fly from Cairns (CNS) to Normanton (NTN) CNS - NTN

$335 - $738

1 alternative option

Drive  •  9 h 6 min

  1. Drive from Cairns to Karumba 471.7 miles

$65 - $100

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Cairns to Karumba is to drive which costs $90 - $140 and takes 9 h 6 min.

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The quickest way to get from Cairns to Karumba is to fly which costs $450 - $1,000 and takes 2 h 47 min.

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The distance between Cairns and Karumba is 527 km. The road distance is 754.7 km.

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It takes approximately 2 h 47 min to get from Cairns to Karumba, including transfers.

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

Regional Express flies from Cairns to Karumba 4 times a week.

Regional Express
Flights from Cairns to Normanton
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$190 - $550

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