There are 4 ways to get from Cairns to Mareeba by bus, taxi, car or towncar

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Bus  •  1 h 10 min

  1. Take the bus from Cairns Central Station to Mareeba

$18

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Taxi  •  53 min

  1. Take a taxi from Cairns to Mareeba 40.4 miles

$110 - $140

Drive  •  53 min

  1. Drive from Cairns to Mareeba 40.4 miles

$5 - $9

Uber  •  53 min

  1. Take an Uber from Cairns to Mareeba 40.4 miles

$65 - $90

Questions & Answers

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Cairns Central Station station and arriving at Mareeba. Services depart four times a day. The journey takes approximately 1 h 10 min.

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The distance between Cairns and Mareeba is 37 km. The road distance is 64.7 km.

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The best way to get from Cairns to Mareeba without a car is to bus which takes 1 h 10 min and costs .

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The bus from Cairns Central Station to Mareeba takes 1 h 10 min including transfers and departs four times a day.

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Cairns to Mareeba bus services, operated by QConnect - Trans North, arrive at Cairns Central Station.

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Cairns to Mareeba bus services, operated by QConnect - Trans North, arrive at Mareeba station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Cairns to Mareeba is 65 km. It takes approximately 53 min to drive from Cairns to Mareeba.

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There are five+ hotels available in Mareeba. Prices start at $100 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Cairns to Mareeba.
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  • Distance: 23.3 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 10 min

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

QConnect - Trans North operates a bus from Cairns to Mareeba 4 times a day. Tickets cost $18 and the journey takes 1 h 10 min.

Bus operators
QConnect - Trans North
Phone
(07) 4095 8644
Website
transnorthbus.com
Bus from Cairns Central Station to Mareeba
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$18
Schedules at
transnorthbus.com.au
Other operators
Uber Cairns
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Cairns to Mareeba
Ave. Duration
53 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$65 - $90
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uber.com
Assist
$65 - $90
UberX
$65 - $90
Taxi from Cairns to Mareeba
Ave. Duration
53 min
Estimated price
$110 - $140
Cairns Taxis
Phone
+61 13 10 08
Website
cairnstaxis.com.au

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