How to get to Cairns and Globetrotters International
You can book a direct shuttle FNQ Airport Shuttle special one way cost is $5pp
SEE SHUTTLE INFORMATION BELOW, USE THE LINK TO BOOK DIRECTLY
You can book you return shuttle directly through the hostel cost is $15pp
From the Main Bus
We are approx 10 min walk from both the premier and greyhound bus stop walking North along Lake Street to the second roundabout.
If arriving outside of business hours and after 8pm, we have a night manager on until 8am, they will have your keys and be able to help you to your room
Just ring the bell when you arrive.
ALL AIRPORT PICK UPS NEED TO BE BOOK 24 HRS PRIOR (SEE BELOW)
PLEASE EMAIL US YOU FLIGHT DETAILS INCLUDING FLIGHT NUMBER AND MOBILE PHONE
Q: Where do I meet the bus when I arrive at the airport?
A: you will need to meet the bus at the bus parking bay number 6 – located right outside the domestic terminal.
Q: Does the shuttle pick up international passengers?
A: Yes, however you will need to walk to bus bay 6 located outside the domestic terminal. You can find this location by following the green line.
(Refer to map on confirmation)
How to get to Cairns, Australia
Cairns Airport is the main gateway to Tropical North Queensland. It boasts international, domestic and general aviation terminals. It is serviced by major international, national and state air carriers. There are many direct flights for international travellers: New Zealand, Hong Kong, Japan, Guam and Papua New Guinea as well as Singapore via Darwin. Cairns Airport is Australia’s fifth busiest in terms of international passengers.
Cairns Airport offers both domestic and international flights. Airfield operations are 24 hours, and terminal operations are closed after the last flight, including shops, cafes at both pre and post immigration points are open in accordance with flight schedules.
You can book a direct shuttle through the hostel cost is $10pp
Please email firstname.lastname@example.org with your flight details
we will send you a confirmation email with location pick up point
You must pre book your shuttle at directly through the hostel
Offering passengers a comfortable and scenic way to view the inland coast of Queensland, the Sunlander travels return from Brisbane to Cairns three times per week. The Sunlander meanders its way through the scenic, lush countryside of inland coastal towns of Bundaberg and Gladstone through to the sub-tropical region in Mackay, Proserpine and Bowen, until reaching its final destination of Cairns.
Spirit of Queensland
Queensland Rail’s brand new Tilt Train fleet was launched in October 2013 and focuses on relaxation, comfort and modern facilities. Connecting visitors to major tourist destinations from South East to Central Queensland, the new Spirit of Queensland train boasts an Australian first, the revolutionary RailBed – seats that convert to a lie-flat bad.
The distance to Cairns by the most practicable direct route is:
- 1700 km from Brisbane
- 2700 km from Sydney
- 2800 km from Darwin
- 3100 km from Melbourne
You could hire a car from another city and depending on whether the facilities are available you can drop it off to the same provider when you arrive in Cairns. Otherwise, get an airport transfer from the nearest airport to where you are staying.
Coach travel is an efficient and pleasurable way to see the countryside. Major coach companies operate luxury, air conditioned vehicles with express services between major Australian cities and Cairns.
Cairns is well serviced with marinas for boating enthusiasts. A rising number of overseas cruise ships call at the Cairns Seaport regularly. It is Australia’s busiest cruise port with over 200 international and domestic cruise ship visits a year and provides a gateway to the Great Barrier Reef and a 213 berth Marina accommodating a variety of cruising vessels, superyachts and reef vessels. Cairns Seaport offers extensive and experienced ship building and repair services offering some of the most experienced, quality assured luxury repair facilities for superyachts in the southern hemisphere.
154-156 Lake St Cairns,
on the corner of Lake & Upward Str.
Business Hours: 8am – 7.30pm
Phone Business Hours: 0419744 431
8pm After Hours: 0435 749 844