Timetables & fares

The Kuranda Scenic Railway operates daily all year, except Christmas Day. Schedules may occasionally vary due to climatic or track maintenance demands. Valid 01/04/2009 to 31/03/2010.



To Kuranda - Daily

Station Service times (am)
Cairns 8:30 DEP 9:30 DEP
Freshwater 8:50 DEP 9:50 DEP
Kuranda 10:15 ARR 11:15 ARR

From Kuranda - Daily

Station Service times (pm)
Kuranda 2:00 DEP 3:30 DEP
Freshwater 3:25 ARR 4:55 ARR
Cairns 3:45 ARR 5:15 ARR

Kuranda Scenic Railway Adult Child Pen/Stud Family
Kuranda Scenic Railway One Way $41.00 $21.00 $34.00 $103.00
Kuranda Scenic Railway Return $61.00 $31.00 $54.00 $153.00
Kuranda Scenic Railway with Gold Class Upgrade One Way $86.00 $66.00 - -
Kuranda Scenic Railway with Gold Class Upgrade Return $151.00 $121.00 - -
Kuranda Classic Experience (All packages can be upgraded to KSR Gold Class for an additional $45.00 p/p) Adult Child Pen/Stud Family
KSR/Skyrail $82.00 $41.50 $75.00 $205.50
Skyrail/KSR/return transfers from Cairns and Northern Beaches $103.00 $52.00 $96.00 $258.00
Skyrail/KSR/one way transfer from Cairns or Nothern Beaches (Tour terminates at Cairns station) $92.50 $46.75 $85.50 $231.75
Skyrail/KSR/one way transfer to Skyrail Terminal (self-drive option) $90.50 $45.75 $83.50 $226.75
KSR/Skyrail/ one way drop off transfer to Cairns or Northern Beaches $92.50 $46.75 $85.50 $231.75
KSR/Skyrail/one way transfer to Freshwater station (self-drive option) $90.50 $45.75 $83.50 $226.75
Kuranda Rainforest Experience (All packages can be upgraded to KSR Gold Class for an additional $45.00 p/p) Adult Child Pen/Stud Family
KSR/Rainforestation/Skyrail/return transfers from Cairns or Northern Beaches $142.50 $72.25 $135.50 $357.25
Kuranda Dreamtime Experience (All packages can be upgraded to KSR Gold Class for an additional $45.00 p/p) Adult Child Pen/Stud Family
KSR/Skyrail/Tjapukai/one way drop off transfer to Cairns or Northern Beaches $125.50 $63.25 $118.50 $314.25
KSR/Skyrail/Tjapukai/one way drop off transfer to Freshwater Station $123.50 $62.255 $116.50 $309.25
Kuranda Wildlife Experience (All packages can be upgraded to KSR Gold Class for an additional $45.00 p/p) Adult Child Pen/Stud Family
Skyrail/Kuranda Wildlife Experience/KSR/return transfers from Cairns and Northern Beaches $145.00 $73.00 $138.00 $363.00
Skyrail/Kuranda Wildlife Experience/KSR/one way drop off transfer to Skyrail Terminal (self-drive option) $132.50 $66.75 $125.50 $331.75

Fare types
Adult: Full Adult fare.
Child: Children four to fourteen years of age. Children three and under travel free of charge.
Student: Students must present a valid Australian or International Student ID Card to receive discount on rail fare only.
Pensioner: Pensioners must present a valid Australian Pension Card to receive discount on rail fare only.
Senior: Seniors must present a valid Queensland Seniors Card to receive discount on rail fare only.
Family: Includes two adults and two children.