Cairns International (CNS)
Location: The airport is situated five miles (8km) north of
Time: GMT +10.
A covered walkway connects the Domestic and International
terminals (about a five minute walk).
There is an airport shuttle bus service to hotels and the city
centre and taxi ranks are located directly outside the arrival
halls. Most major hotels operate courtesy bus services to and from
Avis, Red Spot, Budget, Hertz, Europcar and Thrifty are
represented at the airport and can be found in the international
arrivals hall or in the central concourse of the domestic
Shops, restaurants, bars, currency exchange and ATMs,
baby-changing facilities, showers and baggage storage are available
in domestic and international terminals. Duty-free shops are also
available, and mobile phone rental is available in the
international terminal. Facilities for the disabled are good.
Short-term parking, located across from terminal, starts at A$5
for the first hour with a daily limit of A$15. Long-term parking is
in a designated area of the Domestic Lot. All parking areas offer
10 minutes free parking.
Departure Tax: None.