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Line 111 bus  •  44 min

  1. Take the line 111 bus from Cairns City Bus Station Platform 2 to Smithfield Shopping Centre 110N / ...

$3 - $6

5 alternative options

Line 123 bus  •  38 min

  1. Take the line 123 bus from Martyn St near Grove St to Brinsmead Kamerunga Rd 123

$4 - $6

Taxi  •  12 min

  1. Take a taxi from Cairns to Skyrail Rainforest Cableway 8.1 miles

$26 - $32

Drive  •  12 min

  1. Drive from Cairns to Skyrail Rainforest Cableway 8.1 miles

$1 - $2

Uber  •  12 min

  1. Take an Uber from Cairns to Skyrail Rainforest Cableway 8.1 miles

$17 - $23

Walk  •  2 h 40 min

  1. Walk from Cairns to Skyrail Rainforest Cableway 8.3 miles

What companies run services between Cairns, QLD, Australia and Skyrail Rainforest Cableway, QLD, Australia?

TRANSLink QLD operates a bus from Cairns to Skyrail Rainforest Cableway every 20 minutes. Tickets cost $3 - $6 and the journey takes 22 min.

Bus operators
TRANSLink QLD
Website
translink.com.au
Bus from Cairns City Bus Station Platform 2 to Smithfield Shopping Centre
Ave. Duration
22 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $6
Schedules at
jp.translink.com.au
Bus from Martyn St near Grove St to Brinsmead Kamerunga Rd
Ave. Duration
38 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Schedules at
jp.translink.com.au
Other operators
Uber Cairns
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Cairns to Skyrail Rainforest Cableway
Ave. Duration
12 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$17 - $23
Signup at
uber.com
uberASSIST
$17 - $23
uberX
$17 - $23
Taxi from Cairns to Skyrail Rainforest Cableway
Ave. Duration
12 min
Estimated price
$26 - $32
Cairns Taxis
Phone
+61 13 10 08
Website
cairnstaxis.com.au

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Cairns and Skyrail Rainforest Cableway is 11 km. The road distance is 13 km.

The cheapest way to get from Cairns to Skyrail Rainforest Cableway is to drive which costs $1 - $3 and takes 12 min.

The quickest way to get from Cairns to Skyrail Rainforest Cableway is to taxi which takes 12 min and costs $35 - $45.

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Cairns City Bus Station Platform 2 and arriving at Smithfield Shopping Centre. Services depart every 20 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 22 min.

The line 111 bus from Cairns City Bus Station Platform 2 to Smithfield Shopping Centre takes 22 min including transfers and departs every 20 minutes.