There are 5 ways to get from Sydney to Daintree Rainforest River Cruises by plane, taxi, train, car, bus or shuttle

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

Recommended option

Fly, taxi  •  7 h 42 min

  1. Fly from Sydney (SYD) to Cairns (CNS) SYD - CNS
  2. Take a taxi from Port Douglas to Daintree Rainforest River Cruises

$213 - $501

4 alternative options

Train, drive  •  41 h

  1. Take the train from Central Station to Brisbane 31
  2. Take the train from Brisbane Roma Street to Cairns Central Station
  3. Drive from Cairns Central Station to Daintree Rainforest River Cruises

$255 - $432

Train, bus, shuttle  •  2 days 0 h

  1. Take the train from Central Station to Brisbane 31
  2. Take the bus from Brisbane to Cairns
  3. Take a shuttle bus from Cairns to Port Douglas

$362 - $553

Train, bus, drive  •  2 days 3 h

  1. Take the train from Hornsby Station to Tamworth Station 223
  2. Take the bus from Tamworth to Brisbane
  3. Take the bus from Brisbane to Cairns
  4. Drive from Veivers Road near Captain Cook Highway to Daintree Rainforest River Cruises

$286 - $457

Drive  •  29 h 52 min

  1. Drive from Sydney to Daintree Rainforest River Cruises 1572.9 miles

$220 - $330

What companies run services between Sydney, NSW, Australia and Daintree Rainforest River Cruises, QLD, Australia?

There is no direct connection from Sydney to Daintree Rainforest River Cruises. However, you can take the train to International Airport Station, take the walk to Sydney airport, fly to Cairns, take the walk to Cairns Airport, take the shuttle to Port Douglas, then take the taxi to Daintree Rainforest River Cruises. Alternatively, you can take the train to Brisbane, take the walk to Brisbane Roma Street, take the train to Cairns Central Station, then take the drive to Daintree Rainforest River Cruises.

Airlines
Qantas
Website
qantas.com
Flights from Sydney to Cairns
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $700
Flights from Sydney to Cairns via Brisbane
Ave. Duration
4 h 53 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$140 - $700
Flights from Sydney to Cairns via Gold Coast
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
When
Friday
Estimated price
$100 - $650
Jetstar
Website
jetstar.com
Flights from Sydney to Cairns
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $650
Flights from Sydney to Cairns via Gold Coast
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
When
Friday
Estimated price
$100 - $650
Flights from Sydney to Cairns via Brisbane
Ave. Duration
5 h 10 min
When
Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $650
Virgin Australia
Website
virginaustralia.com
Flights from Sydney to Cairns
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $600
Flights from Sydney to Cairns via Brisbane
Ave. Duration
5 h 2 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $600
Tigerair Australia
Website
tigerair.com.au
Flights from Sydney to Cairns
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $650
Flights from Sydney to Cairns via Brisbane
Ave. Duration
5 h 10 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$100 - $650
Train operators
Transport NSW
Phone
131 500
Website
transportnsw.info
Train from Central Station to Brisbane
Ave. Duration
14 h 12 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$95 - $140
Schedules at
tp.transportnsw.info
Economy
$95 - $140
1st Class
$130 - $190
Train from Hornsby Station to Tamworth Station
Ave. Duration
5 h 33 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Schedules at
tp.transportnsw.info
Economy
$40 - $60
1st Class
$55 - $85
Queensland Rail Travel
Phone
1300 131 722
Email
reservations@qr.com.au
Website
queenslandrailtravel.com.au
Train from Brisbane Roma Street to Cairns Central Station
Ave. Duration
24 h 20 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$150 - $280
Schedules at
queenslandrailtravel.com.au
A-Choice
$278
B-Quick
$153
Bus operators
Greyhound Australia
Phone
1300 473946
Website
greyhound.com.au
Bus from Brisbane to Cairns
Ave. Duration
29 h 5 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$150 - $260
Schedules at
Greyhound.com.au
Book at
Greyhound.com.au
Saver
$150 - $230
Flexifare
$180 - $260
Port Douglas Bus
Website
portdouglasbus.com.au
Shuttle from Cairns to Port Douglas
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$27 - $30
Schedules at
portdouglasbus.com.au
Other operators
Taxi from Port Douglas to Daintree Rainforest River Cruises
Ave. Duration
39 min
Estimated price
$90 - $120

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Sydney and Daintree Rainforest River Cruises is 2042 km. The road distance is 2517 km.

The cheapest way to get from Sydney to Daintree Rainforest River Cruises is to drive which costs $290 - $430 and takes 29 h 52 min.

The quickest way to get from Sydney to Daintree Rainforest River Cruises is to fly and taxi which takes 7 h 42 min and costs $280 - $700.

It takes approximately 7 h 42 min to get from Sydney to Daintree Rainforest River Cruises, including transfers.