There are 3 ways to get from Cairns to Tolga by bus, car or towncar

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Bus  •  1 h 49 min

  1. Take the bus from Cairns Central Station to Atherton

$28 - $31

2 alternative options

Drive  •  1 h 12 min

  1. Drive from Cairns to Tolga 56.9 miles

$8 - $12

Uber  •  1 h 12 min

  1. Take an Uber from Cairns to Tolga 56.9 miles

$90 - $130

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The distance between Cairns and Tolga is 46 km. The road distance is 91 km.

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The best way to get from Cairns to Tolga without a car is to bus which takes 1 h 49 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 1 h 49 min to get from Cairns to Tolga, including transfers.

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Yes, the driving distance between Cairns to Tolga is 91 km. It takes approximately 1 h 12 min to drive from Cairns to Tolga.

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There are 40+ hotels available in Tolga. Prices start at $85 USD per night.

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  • Distance: 28.6 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 49 min

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

QConnect - Trans North operates a bus from Cairns to Tolga 3 times a day. Tickets cost $19 and the journey takes 1 h 45 min.

Bus operators
QConnect - Trans North
Phone
(07) 4095 8644
Website
transnorthbus.com
Bus from Cairns Central Station to Atherton
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$19
Schedules at
transnorthbus.com.au
Other operators
Uber Cairns
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Cairns to Tolga
Ave. Duration
1 h 12 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$90 - $130
Signup at
uber.com
Assist
$90 - $130
UberX
$90 - $130

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