Getting To Port Hinchinbrook

Getting to Port Hinchinbrook Map

International & Domestic Flights

The closest domestic airport is Townsville with Cairns airport being the closest International (and domestic) airport. Hinchinbrook Coaches offer regularly scheduled transfers from both airports. Hire cars are available at both airports or independent coach transfers can be arranged.


Hinchinbrook Coaches depart Townsville and Cairns daily at 6.00am, arriving at Port Hinchinbrook by approximately 8:45am. Return coaches depart Port Hinchinbrook at 5:30pm daily, arriving at both Townsville and Cairns airports at approximately 7.30pm. Bookings can be made up to 24 hours prior to your pick up time.

Self Drive

If you prefer to drive you will be treated to some spectacular North Queensland scenery. Visit and follow the 'Great Green Way' coastal drive to Cardwell. From Cardwell its only 1km South to the Port Hinchinbrook entrance directly off the Bruce Highway, you can't miss it.


Both the Sunlander and the Tilt Train depart from Brisbane and travel through Cardwell (disembark in Cardwell, 2km from Port Hinchinbrook) on the way to Cairns. We pick up all our in-house guests from the Cardwell station. See Queensland as you've never seen it before, for more information visit


Chartered helicopter transfers can be arranged from both Cairns and Townsville. The scenery on route is nothing short of spectacular! Arrangements by request.

For further details on any of the above please don't hesitate to contact us

Drive Times

Cairns to Port Hinchinbrook - 185Km (Approximately 2 1/4 Hours)
Townsville to Port Hinchinbrook - 160Km (Approximately 1 3/4 Hours)