Cairns Airport is one of Australia’s leading regional airports, providing air links to a range of domestic and international locations.
It is the gateway to World Heritage Great Barrier Reef and Tropical Rainforests of North Queensland and is just seven kilometres from the Cairns Central Business District.
Over five million passengers pass through Cairns Airport each year.
There are direct domestic flights to Brisbane, Gold Coast, Sydney, Melbourne, Adelaide, Perth, Darwin, Townsville and Toowoomba as well as to Alice Springs, Ayers Rock (Uluru) and regional centres across North Queensland.
Cairns Airport is Australia’s seventh busiest for international passengers with direct flights from Tokyo, Osaka, Hong Kong, Singapore, Bali, Manila, Auckland and Port Moresby. There are also seasonal flights from Shanghai and Seoul.
What’s on nearby
Music31 December 2018
Crystalbrook Collection New Year’s Eve at the Esplanade
Crystalbrook Collection New Year’s Eve at the Esplanade is a massive carnival event that brings a diverse crowd together to celebrate the start of another year in our beautiful city.View event
Music27 April 2019
Red Hot Summer TourView event
Sports30 Aug - 1 Sep 2019
Targa Great Barrier ReefView event
Sports29 Jun - 5 Jul 2019
Cairns to Karumba Bike RideView event
Sports12 - 14 Sep 2019
Cairns AmateursView event