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There are 4 ways to get from Jakarta to Cairns by plane, train or bus

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

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Fly Soekarno–Hatta to Cairns  •  11h 34m

  1. Fly from Soekarno–Hatta (CGK) to Cairns (CNS) CGK - CNS

$297 - $1,029

3 alternative options

Fly Jakarta Halim Perdana Kusuma to Cairns  •  14h 10m

  1. Fly from Jakarta Halim Perdana Kusuma (HLP) to Cairns (CNS) HLP - CNS

$335 - $1,227

Train to Husein Sastranegara, fly to Cairns  •  18h 50m

  1. Take the train from Jakarta Gambir to Bandung
  2. Fly from Husein Sastranegara (BDO) to Cairns (CNS) BDO - CNS

$353 - $1,246

Fly Jakarta Halim Perdana Kusuma to Cooktown, bus  •  21h 14m

  1. Fly from Jakarta Halim Perdana Kusuma (HLP) to Cooktown (CTN) HLP - CTN
  2. Take the bus from Cooktown to Cairns Central Station

$352 - $1,097

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Jakarta to Cairns is to fly which costs Rp3200000 - Rp12000000 and takes 11h 34m.

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The quickest way to get from Jakarta to Cairns is to fly which costs Rp3200000 - Rp12000000 and takes 11h 34m.

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The distance between Jakarta and Cairns is 4394 km.

It takes approximately 11h 34m to get from Jakarta to Cairns, including transfers.

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There is no direct flight from Soekarno–Hatta Airport to Cairns Airport. The quickest flight takes 10h 40m and has one stopover.

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Cairns is 3h ahead of Jakarta. It is currently 2:22 AM in Jakarta and 5:22 AM in Cairns.

Singapore Airlines, Indonesia AirAsia, Jetstar and five other airlines offer flights from Soekarno–Hatta Airport to Cairns Airport.

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There are 560+ hotels available in Cairns. Prices start at $101 AUD per night.

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The best way to get from Jakarta to Soekarno–Hatta Airport is to bus which takes 45m and costs Rp40000.

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Map of how to get from Jakarta to Cairns.
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  • Distance: 2746.2 miles
  • Duration: 11h 34m

What companies run services between Jakarta, Indonesia and Cairns, QLD, Australia?

Qantas, Singapore Airlines and nine other airlines fly from Jakarta to Cairns hourly.

Airlines
Qantas
Website
qantas.com
Flights from Soekarno–Hatta to Cairns via Sydney
Ave. Duration
13h 30m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$850 - $2,600
Flights from Soekarno–Hatta to Cairns via Sydney, Brisbane
Ave. Duration
12h 55m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Sunday
Estimated price
$850 - $2,600
Flights from Soekarno–Hatta to Cairns via Ngurah Rai
Ave. Duration
7h 25m
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$270 - $1,000
Flights from Jakarta Halim Perdana Kusuma to Cairns via Ngurah Rai
Ave. Duration
10h 10m
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$310 - $1,200
Flights from Jakarta Halim Perdana Kusuma to Cairns via Juanda International, Ngurah Rai
Ave. Duration
12h 50m
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$310 - $1,200
Flights from Jakarta Halim Perdana Kusuma to Cairns via Ngurah Rai, Perth
Ave. Duration
13h 35m
When
Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$460 - $1,700
Flights from Jakarta Halim Perdana Kusuma to Cairns via Ngurah Rai, Adelaide
Ave. Duration
13h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$450 - $1,700
Flights from Husein Sastranegara to Cairns via Ngurah Rai
Ave. Duration
12h 25m
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$320 - $1,200
Flights from Husein Sastranegara to Cairns via Adisutjipto, Ngurah Rai
Ave. Duration
12h 15m
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$320 - $1,200
Flights from Husein Sastranegara to Cairns via Juanda International, Ngurah Rai
Ave. Duration
12h 30m
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$320 - $1,200
Flights from Husein Sastranegara to Cairns via Singapore Changi, Ngurah Rai
Ave. Duration
12h 35m
When
Tuesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$420 - $1,600
Virgin Australia
Website
virginaustralia.com
Flights from Soekarno–Hatta to Cairns via Singapore Changi
Ave. Duration
10h 35m
When
Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$750 - $2,000
Flights from Jakarta Halim Perdana Kusuma to Cairns via Kuala Namu, Singapore Changi
Ave. Duration
14h
When
Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$1,000 - $2,600
Flights from Jakarta Halim Perdana Kusuma to Cairns via Ngurah Rai, Sydney
Ave. Duration
14h 35m
When
Thursday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$900 - $2,400
Flights from Jakarta Halim Perdana Kusuma to Cairns via Ngurah Rai, Brisbane
Ave. Duration
14h 40m
When
Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$850 - $2,200
Flights from Jakarta Halim Perdana Kusuma to Cairns via Juanda International, Singapore Changi
Ave. Duration
15h 5m
When
Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$1,000 - $2,600
Flights from Jakarta Halim Perdana Kusuma to Cairns via Adisutjipto, Singapore Changi
Ave. Duration
15h 5m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$1,000 - $2,600
Flights from Husein Sastranegara to Cairns via Singapore Changi
Ave. Duration
14h 15m
When
Friday
Estimated price
$950 - $2,500
Flights from Husein Sastranegara to Cairns via Singapore Changi, Brisbane
Ave. Duration
16h 30m
When
Monday, Tuesday and Friday
Estimated price
$950 - $2,800
Flights from Husein Sastranegara to Cairns via Kuala Namu, Singapore Changi
Ave. Duration
14h 5m
When
Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$1,100 - $2,700
Jetstar
Website
jetstar.com
Flights from Soekarno–Hatta to Cairns via Ngurah Rai
Ave. Duration
7h 25m
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$270 - $1,000
Flights from Jakarta Halim Perdana Kusuma to Cairns via Ngurah Rai
Ave. Duration
10h 10m
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$310 - $1,200
Flights from Jakarta Halim Perdana Kusuma to Cairns via Juanda International, Ngurah Rai
Ave. Duration
12h 50m
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$310 - $1,200
Flights from Jakarta Halim Perdana Kusuma to Cairns via Ngurah Rai, Perth
Ave. Duration
13h 35m
When
Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$460 - $1,700
Flights from Jakarta Halim Perdana Kusuma to Cairns via Ngurah Rai, Adelaide
Ave. Duration
13h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$450 - $1,700
Flights from Husein Sastranegara to Cairns via Ngurah Rai
Ave. Duration
12h 25m
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$320 - $1,200
Flights from Husein Sastranegara to Cairns via Adisutjipto, Ngurah Rai
Ave. Duration
12h 15m
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$320 - $1,200
Flights from Husein Sastranegara to Cairns via Juanda International, Ngurah Rai
Ave. Duration
12h 30m
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$320 - $1,200
Flights from Husein Sastranegara to Cairns via Singapore Changi, Ngurah Rai
Ave. Duration
12h 35m
When
Tuesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$420 - $1,600
Singapore Airlines
Website
singaporeair.com
Flights from Soekarno–Hatta to Cairns via Singapore Changi
Ave. Duration
10h 35m
When
Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$750 - $2,000
Flights from Jakarta Halim Perdana Kusuma to Cairns via Kuala Namu, Singapore Changi
Ave. Duration
14h
When
Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$1,000 - $2,600
Flights from Jakarta Halim Perdana Kusuma to Cairns via Juanda International, Singapore Changi
Ave. Duration
15h 5m
When
Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$1,000 - $2,600
Flights from Jakarta Halim Perdana Kusuma to Cairns via Adisutjipto, Singapore Changi
Ave. Duration
15h 5m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$1,000 - $2,600
Flights from Husein Sastranegara to Cairns via Singapore Changi
Ave. Duration
14h 15m
When
Friday
Estimated price
$950 - $2,500
Flights from Husein Sastranegara to Cairns via Singapore Changi, Brisbane
Ave. Duration
16h 30m
When
Monday, Tuesday and Friday
Estimated price
$950 - $2,800
Flights from Husein Sastranegara to Cairns via Kuala Namu, Singapore Changi
Ave. Duration
14h 5m
When
Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$1,100 - $2,700
SilkAir
Website
silkair.com
Flights from Soekarno–Hatta to Cairns via Singapore Changi
Ave. Duration
10h 30m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$750 - $2,000
Flights from Jakarta Halim Perdana Kusuma to Cairns via Kuala Namu, Singapore Changi
Ave. Duration
14h
When
Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$1,000 - $2,600
Flights from Jakarta Halim Perdana Kusuma to Cairns via Juanda International, Singapore Changi
Ave. Duration
15h 5m
When
Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$1,000 - $2,600
Flights from Jakarta Halim Perdana Kusuma to Cairns via Adisutjipto, Singapore Changi
Ave. Duration
15h 5m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$1,000 - $2,600
Flights from Husein Sastranegara to Cairns via Singapore Changi
Ave. Duration
14h 15m
When
Friday
Estimated price
$950 - $2,500
Flights from Husein Sastranegara to Cairns via Kuala Namu, Singapore Changi
Ave. Duration
14h 5m
When
Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$1,100 - $2,700
Okapi Airlines
Flights from Jakarta Halim Perdana Kusuma to Cooktown via Ngurah Rai, Cairns
Ave. Duration
12h 45m
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$250 - $950
Flights from Jakarta Halim Perdana Kusuma to Cooktown via Juanda International, Ngurah Rai, Cairns
Ave. Duration
15h 25m
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$250 - $950
Flights from Jakarta Halim Perdana Kusuma to Cooktown via Ngurah Rai, Perth, Cairns
Ave. Duration
17h 35m
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$360 - $1,300
Flights from Jakarta Halim Perdana Kusuma to Cooktown via Ngurah Rai, Darwin, Cairns
Ave. Duration
19h 45m
When
Monday, Wednesday and Sunday
Estimated price
$250 - $950
Train operators
Kereta API
Phone
021-121
Website
kai.id
Train from Jakarta Gambir to Bandung
Ave. Duration
3h 16m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7 - $16
Website
kai.id
Book at
tiket.com
Economy
$7 - $16
Business
$9 - $19
Executive
$12 - $27
Bus operators
Trans North Bus & Coach
Website
transnorthbus.com
Bus from Cooktown to Cairns Central Station
Ave. Duration
4h 30m
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$55 - $85
Schedules at
transnorthbus.com.au

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