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
Music15 June 2019
Yarrabah Music & Cultural Festival
The community of Yarrabah on Tropical North Queensland’s beautiful coastline will come alive with some of Australia’s hottest musical talent.View event
Arts & Culture12 - 14 Jul 2019
Cairns Indigenous Art FairView event
Sports6 - 10 Jun 2019
Cairns Airport Adventure FestivalView event
Sports15 June 2019
PBR Monster Energy Cairns InvitationalView event
Sports12 - 14 Jul 2019
Three Marathons in Three DaysView event