There are 4 ways to get from Innisfail to Cairns by bus, train, car or towncar

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Bus  •  1 h 15 min

  1. Take the bus from Innisfail to Cairns Gx443 / ...

$7 - $21

3 alternative options

Train  •  2 h 17 min

  1. Take the train from Innisfail to Cairns Central Station Spirit of Queensland

$16 - $23

Drive  •  1 h 7 min

  1. Drive from Innisfail to Cairns 55.1 miles

$7 - $12

Uber  •  1 h 7 min

  1. Take an Uber from Innisfail to Cairns 55.1 miles

$95 - $130

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Innisfail to Cairns is to drive which costs $10 - $16 and takes 1 h 7 min.

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The quickest way to get from Innisfail to Cairns is to drive which costs $10 - $16 and takes 1 h 7 min.

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The distance between Innisfail and Cairns is 72 km. The road distance is 88.1 km.

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The bus from Innisfail to Cairns takes 1 h 15 min including transfers and departs twice daily.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Innisfail and arriving at Cairns. Services depart twice daily. The journey takes approximately 1 h 15 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Innisfail and arriving at Cairns Central Station station. Services depart five times a week. The journey takes approximately 2 h 17 min.

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

Greyhound Australia operates a bus from Innisfail to Cairns twice daily. Tickets cost $7 - $21 and the journey takes 1 h 15 min. Alternatively, Queensland Rail Travel operates a train from Innisfail to Cairns 5 times a week. Tickets cost $16 - $23 and the journey takes 2 h 17 min.

Train operators
Queensland Rail Travel
Phone
1300 131 722
Email
reservations@qr.com.au
Website
queenslandrailtravel.com.au
Train from Innisfail to Cairns Central Station
Ave. Duration
2 h 17 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$16 - $23
Schedules at
queenslandrailtravel.com.au
Bus operators
Greyhound Australia
Phone
1300 473946
Website
greyhound.com.au
Bus from Innisfail to Cairns
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$7 - $21
Schedules at
Greyhound.com.au
Book at
Greyhound.com.au
Saver
$7 - $11
Flexifare
$15 - $21
Other operators
Uber Cairns
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Innisfail to Cairns
Ave. Duration
1 h 7 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$95 - $130
Signup at
uber.com
uberASSIST
$95 - $130
uberX
$95 - $130

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