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Taxi Cairns Airport

Need a reliable, fast and comfortable taxitransfer to and from Cairns International Airport? The TaxiMatcher offers taxi services to and from Cairns airport. We provide you with cabman that will give you timely rides to your destination. With us, you can be assured of one of the low-cost and yet most reliable and direct taxis services available. We provide this service seven days a week and 24 hours a day. You can save up to 40% on your taxi ride when you compare it to conventional metered taxis that transport travelers to and from the airport.

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One fixed price
With us there are no hidden costs or surcharges, just one fixed price for your taxi ride from Cairns.
Flight Monitoring
Drivers will track your flight to check if there are any delays at Cairns International Airport.
24/7 Customer Service
Whatever you need, TaxiMatcher is always available by phone, Whatsapp or email.

Our A range of vehicles to suit everyone

We have a collection of airport transporters to suit all travellers, including: private cars, VIP cars, minibuses and many more. Whether you are being picked up from or brought to the airport Cairns, our operators will do the trick.

Private car
e.g. Mercedes CLS of E-class
Flat Rate
Up to 4 passengers
1 suitcase per passenger*
Door-to-door service
Flight tracking
e.g. Mercedes Vito
Flat Rate
Up to 8 passengers
1 suitcase per passenger*
Door-to-door service
Flight tracking
VIP car
e.g. Mercedes GLS
Flat Rate
Up to 4 passengers
1 suitcase per passenger*
Door-to-door service
Flight tracking
Electric car
e.g. Tesla S
Flat Rate
Up to 4 passengers
1 suitcase per passenger*
Door-to-door service
Flight tracking
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TaxiMatcher provides airport transfers at airports across the world. Not only from Cairns International Airport but other most frequented airports in Australia.

How does it work?

The secret? It's in the simplicity.

Our services are designed with simplicity, usability and convenience in mind!

Find a taxi

We offer a wide range of taxi and driver services in Australia. We work together with local taxi companies for a reliable service at the best price.

Book & pay

There are no booking fees. The price for airport transfers from Cairns includes all taxes and gratuities. We immediately send a confirmation of your reservation by e-mail for your peace of mind.

Enjoy the ride

On the day itself we will send an email or SMS with the driver’s details. Your driver will meet you for an easy, stress-free journey to and from Cairns.
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I am very satisfied with the services of this company. Used several times, both for normal transport and for disabled transport and every time an excellent service.

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Frequently asked questions about taxi transport in Cairns International Airport

Here are the most frequently asked questions about taxi’s and airport transfer in Cairns. Can’t find your question here? Please feel free to contact our customer service.

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The quickest way to get from Cairns Airport (CNS) to Cairns City is to taxi which costs $20 – $25 and takes 7 min.

Australia is, generally, very safe to travel to. Apart from some natural threats to watch out for, you should have no worries about your safety. Crime rates are low and few precaution rules should go a long way.

Each terminal has its own sheltered taxi rank at the front of each terminal building, simply follow the signage in the terminal. You cannot pre-book for fares from the Terminals however taxis are always available and the rank is monitored 24/7 by the Cairns Taxis Booking call centre.

The Uber app works right across Cairns and the surrounding areas, stretching to Port Douglas in the north, Innisfail in the south and inland to Atherton. You can check the full service area here.

What is the distance from Cairns Airport to the centre of Cairns? The distance from Cairns Airport to the city centre is 7 kilometres / 4.3 miles. The distance can be covered in 10 to 15 minutes.

Why not travel in style and comfort?

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Airport visitors information

General information about Cairns International Airport

Cairns Airport is an international airport in Cairns, Queensland, Australia. Formerly operated by the Cairns Port Authority, the airport was sold by the Queensland Government in December 2008 to a private consortium. It is the seventh busiest airport in Australia.

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medium airport
Airport Ave, Cairns City QLD 4870, Australia
10 ft
Number of runways
CNS has 2 runways with a total length of 13,524 ft, of which 1 is lighted.
Our services

Cairns International Airport airport taxi service is the first choice for reliable & stress-free travel.

We, each and everyone, have to travel from time to time to the airport in Cairns.
Some like to drive their own auto and park at the airport, while some people use public transport or ask their companions to drive them. But the smoothest and most relaxing method is to utilize a taxi service to Cairns International Airport.
If you require honest and stress-free travel to and from Cairns International Airport, please contact us.

Airport & Holiday Transport:

Taxi to the Airport
Taxi from airport
Airport to airport transfers
Luxury airport transportation

As well as driver services:

Car rental with driver
Executive driver
Private transport
Luxury chauffeur service (VIP transfers)
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Taxi with experienced drivers from/to Cairns

Browse, compare and book your taxi to and from Cairns airport. It doesn’t matter if you want a pick-up when you fly into Cairns International Airport or if you need a ride to get you to the airport, TaxiMatcher will make sure a taxi is waiting for you to complete your journey with ease. We ensure you’ll get to your terminal on time. As a fast taxi service, we only compare the best airport taxis for Cairns and we’ll take the stress out of navigating through one of the busiest airports in Australia.

Taxi Cairns International Airport : convenient transfer 24/7

For stress-free travel, we recommend you arrange your transport to and from the airport in advance, as you can save money on advanced bookings. This way you can be sure your private taxi will be waiting for you when you need it. Your driver can pick you up from your address, or be waiting for you in the arrival hall of the airport, in the lobby of your hotel or at any location you request to take you to your destination. TaxiMatcher only works with reliable taxi services that offer comfortable, luxurious transfers to and from the airport 24 hours a day.

Taxi to Cairns and surrounding areas

Of course, we don’t only offer transport in Cairns and its suburbs. We can assist you with taxi services, nearby and even worldwide. Here is a list of the nearest municipalities where we provide airport taxi services: Cairns City, Cairns Central, Parramatta Park, Bungalow, Portsmith, Westcourt, North Cairns, Cairns North, Manunda, East Trinity, Manoora, Mooroobool, Earlville, Edge Hill, Glen Boughton, Woree, Aeroglen, Kanimbla, Whitfield, Bayview Heights, Stratford, Brinsmead, Mount Sheridan, Freshwater, Machans Beach.

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Advantages of booking a taxi in advance to the airport in Cairns

When you use our taxi booking system, you will enjoy many benefits. Below are some of the advantages of booking an airport transfer to Cairns with TaxiMatcher:

The simple booking system ensures that you have booked your ride in no time.
Our affiliated taxi services are safe and reliable. Our professional drivers treat you with respect and discretion.
You never have to wait for your driver. He will be at your desired pick-up location on time, waiting for you at your convenience.
Even with our great service, we are far cheaper than traditional metered taxis in Cairns.

Favorite destinations to/from Cairns International Airport

City (Centre)

Do you need a shuttle from Cairns International Airport to the city centre, downtown or another city nearby like Cairns City, Cairns Central, Parramatta Park, Bungalow, Portsmith, Westcourt, North Cairns, Cairns North, Manunda, East Trinity, Manoora, Mooroobool, Earlville, Edge Hill, Glen Boughton, Woree, Aeroglen, Kanimbla, Whitfield, Bayview Heights, Stratford, Brinsmead, Mount Sheridan, Freshwater, Machans Beach? Our taxi driver will drop you off wherever you want to go.


We regularly visit hotels to pick up clients for airport transfers, and we know the area well and how long it takes to get to the airport. Oaks Cairns Hotel; Rydges Esplanade Resort Cairns; Shangri-La The Marina, Cairns; Hilton Cairns; Crystalbrook Riley; DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel Cairns; Pullman Cairns International; Ramada By Wyndham Cairns City Centre; Rydges Esplanade Resort Cairns; Cairns Colonial Club Resort are just some of the many hotels in the region Cairns where you can book a pick up with our taxi services.

Public Transportation

Public Transport in a strange town can be tricky. If you’re stranded at one of the many stops in Cairns: Cairns, Freshwater, Barron Falls, Kuranda, TaxiMatcher’s professional drivers will take you to where you need to go, quickly and efficiently.

Tourist locations

Choose TaxiMatcher when you need a taxi to or from one of the many attractions, like Cairns ZOOM and Wildlife Dome, Cairns Aquarium, NQ WATERSPORTS, Cairns Botanic Gardens, Skydive Cairns, Cairns Museum, Reef Experience, Crystal Cascades, Great Adventures, Skyrail Rainforest Cableway. At TaxiMatcher, you can also book transport to Cairns International Airport from a theatre, museum, concert or other tourist departure point.

Event locations

If you attend a concert, event or other performance in Cairns in one of the following venues: Crosswell Hall, Cairns Choral Society, Elixir Music Bar, Cairns Performing Arts Centre, Tanks Arts Centre, Fogarty Park Sound Shell, Munro Martin Parklands, Cairns Concert Orchestra, Cairns and District Junior Eisteddfod, Kuranda Amphitheatre, you can also count on TaxiMatcher to take you to the airport on time after the performance.

Dining locations

Have you had a quick bite to eat at one of the many restaurants, like C’est Bon French Restaurant Cairns, Vitalia’s Italian Restaurant, Bellocale Italian Seafood Restaurant, Bayleaf Balinese Restaurant, Dundee’s at the Cairns Aquarium, Piccolo Cucina, Ochre Restaurant, IMM THAI CAFE, Ollie’s Italian on the Waterfront, Salt House before your departure? No problem, TaxiMatcher is at your service to take you to Cairns International Airport from anywhere you require.

TaxiMatcher offers airport transfers to and from Cairns (Cairns International Airport) for both holidaymakers and business travelers who want a quick and comfortable airport or city transfer.