Trans North runs Cairns–Cooktown transfers via both the inland route and the 4WD coastal route. The inland trip leaves Cairns on Wednesday, Friday and Sunday ($84, 5¼ hours), returning the same days. The coastal rou…
Daily scheduled Cairns Cooktown Express (five hours) along the inland route to Cairns. Departs Cairns at 7am and Cooktown at 1.30pm.
Has up to three flights daily to Cairns (45 minutes). Also flies from Cairns to Lizard Island.
Hinterland Aviation flies from Cairns to Lizard Island daily ($450 return).