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Duration 9h 17m
Distance 225 km
Average price $190
Nearby airports 3 found

Closest airports to Palm Island

The nearest airport to Palm Island is Hamilton Island (HTI). However, there are better options for getting to Palm Island. There is no direct connection from Nearby airports to Palm Island. However, you can take the shuttle to Cairns State School, take the walk to Cairns, take the bus to Townsville, take the walk to Breakwater Ferry Terminal, then take the ferry to Palm Island Jetty. Alternatively, you can take a vehicle from Mackay (MKY) to Palm Island via Caneland Central, Mackay, Townsville, Flinders St at Townsville station, Breakwater Terminal, and Breakwater Ferry Terminal in around 9h 32m.

Recommended airport

Cairns (CNS)

  1. Cairns
  2. Breakwater Ferry Terminal
  3. Palm Island
9h 40m
$91 - $197
Other nearby airports

Mackay (MKY)

  1. Mackay
  2. Breakwater Ferry Terminal
  3. Palm Island
9h 32m
$99 - $203

Hamilton Island (HTI)

  1. Hamilton Island Marina
  2. Airlie Beach
  3. Breakwater Ferry Terminal
  4. Palm Island
9h 17m
$130 - $235

Important airports for Palm Island

Frequently asked questions

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It takes 9h 40m to get from Palm Island to Cairns (CNS) Airport.

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We recommend flying to Cairns (CNS) Airport, which is 224.6 km away from Palm Island. The bus and ferry from Cairns (CNS) to Palm Island takes 9h 40m.

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There are one+ hotels available in Palm Island. Prices start at $150 AUD per night.

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