There are many bus and limousine services in the region which are licenced to operate from both Terminals at Cairns Airport. 

Limousine Bookings

Limousine bookings must be made prior to arrival. Check the Yellow Pages or Local Directories for companies which operate to and from Cairns Airport.

Accommodation Transfers

Many accommodation providers in the region operate their own courtesy coach service to and from the airport. Contact them directly for more information.


Terminal Transfers

A five-minute walk along a covered walkway connects T1 (International) and T2 (Domestic). Click here for more information about Special Assistance.


Click here to view pick up areas on the map.


All operators conducting business on Cairns Airport property require a permit. For information on how to apply for a permit and loading areas permitted, click here.

Drivers should not approach you
It is against the law for drivers or their agents to approach you or to solicit a fare from you. With the exception of bookings made in the terminal at the Excellence Coaches information counter all limousine and shuttle bus services must be pre-arranged. Cairns Airport works closely with the Department of Transport and Infrastructure.

To report someone for soliciting please email