Transportation

Bus in Cooktown

Trans North

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…
Bus in Cooktown

Cairns Cooktown Express

Daily scheduled Cairns Cooktown Express (five hours) along the inland route to Cairns. Departs Cairns at 7am and Cooktown at 1.30pm.
Airline in Cooktown

Hinterland Aviation

Has up to three flights daily to Cairns (45 minutes). Also flies from Cairns to Lizard Island.
Airline in Lizard Island

Hinterland Aviation

Hinterland Aviation flies from Cairns to Lizard Island daily ($450 return).