Kuranda Train + Skyrail + Return Cairns Transfers

Duration | 8 Hours
Mobile Ticket OK

Visit the beautiful Village of Kuranda, nestled amongst pristine World Heritage Listed Rainforest. Choose between Train up and Skyrail down or Skyrail up and Train Down.

  • Train Up Skyrail Down | 09:00 Cairns City Hotel pick up
  • Skyrail Up Train Down | 10:00 Cairns City Hotel pick up

Train Up Skyrail Down
This is the most popular option. Having the sun behind you for the Skyrail journey down in the afternoon gives you a great view over Cairns, out to Green Island and the Great Barrie Reef.

  • 09:00 Cairns City Hotel pick up
  • 09:30 Train departs from Cairns Central Station to go to Kuranda
  • 11:30 Arrive Kuranda - customer will have about 2.5 hours free time in Kuranda
  • 13:45 Depart from Kuranda by taking Skyrail Rainforest Cableway
  • 15:30 Pick up customer at Smithfield station (bus may stop here for 15 minutes)
  • 16:00 Cairns City Hotel drop off

Skyrail Up Train Down 
Travelling down to Cairns on the train gives you the option of finishing at Carins Central Station in Cairns CBD.
It can also be a more pleasant journey as the train engine doesn't need to work as hard coming down the hill.

  • 10:00 Pick up from Cairns Hotel
  • 10:45 Departs from Skyrail Smith field Station, head to Skyrail Station
  • 12:15 Arrive Kuranda, customer will have free time in Kuranda
  • 15:30 Depart from Kuranda by taking Kuranda Scenic Rail (Train)
  • 17:25 Pick up customer at Cairns Central station
  • 17:40 Drop off customer back to hotels




Rosi Trappel

Was a great day out but thought the birds, koalas etc were included in the price. My mistake


Colin Eldridge

The service was excellent. Pickups and delivery on time, no dramas.
Good service, and would use again.


Joanne Collins

What an amazing journey firstly on the train then the skyrail. The staff were all wonderful and friendly. Highly recommend


Gitte Jeppesen

The staff on the Gold Class train down from Kuranda were outstanding. What excellent service and personalities. Thank you


Jo sim

This was my favourite activity whilst staying in Port Douglas absolutely loved everything about it the skyrail the amazing markets the butterfly house bird house and the spectacular train ride back love love loved it.



Fantastic experience, from start to finish

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Train Up Skyrail Down | 09:00 Cairns City Hotel pick up
Skyrail Up Train Down | 10:00 Cairns City Hotel pick up