As the map indicates, Green Island enjoys a spectacularly remote location and due to its popularity as an eco-tourism holiday destination, access is only available to the island via a direct boat transfer from the Cairns Wharf.
Jetstar, Qantas and Virgin Australia all operate direct flights to Cairns throughout Australia. Flying time from Melbourne is approximately 3 and a half hours, Sydney is 3 hours and Brisbane is approximately 2 hours and 30 minutes. Cairns also has an International airport which received direct flights from New Zealand, Japan and South East Asia.
Direct transfers operate on a daily basis departing from the Cairns Wharf and arriving at Green Island:
Departs: 8.30 am, 10.30 am, 1.00 pm
Arrives: 09.20 am, 11.20 am, 1.50 pm
Direct transfers operate on a daily basis departing from Green Island and arriving at the Cairns Wharf:
Departs: **9.15 am or 9.45 am, 12.00 noon, 2.30 pm, 4.30 pm
Arrives: 10.00 am or 10.45 am, 12.50 pm, 3.20 pm, 5.20 pm
Preferred transfer time must be advised at time of booking.
** 9.15 Transfer is subject to passenger numbers, this service may not always be possible.
Virgin Australia: Our preferred airline with direct daily flights out of Brisbane, Sydney and Melbourne with connecting flights available from most major cities in Australia.
Jetstar: Departing from Sydney, Brisbane, Gold Coast and Melbourne direct daily to Cairns and from Adelaide and Perth 4 days a week.
Qantas: Provide daily direct flights from Sydney, Brisbane, Melbourne and Darwin. Direct flights are also available from Auckland, New Zealand.
Qantaslink: Qantas regional airline provide direct flights from Alice Springs, Ayers Rock, Gladstone, Gove Mackay, Horn Island, Thursday Island, Townsville, Weipa, Hamilton Island.