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Cairns to Queenstown Flights
Flights from Cairns
Booking flights from Cairns, Australia, is a breeze with Orbitz.com. Travelers can browse the rates of a number of airlines in order to find low-cost airfares from this city. Cairns is serviced by Cairns International Airport (CNS) which is located at Airport Avenue, Cairns. The airport is approximately four miles from the downtown area of the city. Airlines such as Jetstar, Virgin Australia, United and many others operate out of CNS. Orbitz.com can help you plan a budget-friendly trip by finding sales on airline tickets.
Parking at CNS
There are several parking arrangements that can be made at CNS. Travelers can choose from long- and short-term domestic and budget long-term parking. Long-term domestic has a flat rate of $18 per day, while short-term domestic and budget long-term rates start at $3.50 after the first ten minutes.
Airport Transportation Options
Passengers should have no problem finding a way to the airport. CNS offers an array of transportation options to travelers who fly with them. Local shuttle buses, taxis, rental cars and limousines all provide rides to the airport. Rental car companies serving CNS include Europcar, Budget, Hertz and Thrifty.
Restaurants at CNS
CNS provides a variety of eateries and food options for travelers who want to get something to eat while waiting for flights. Those flying out of the international terminal can choose from restaurants such as the Aussie Burger Bar, the Gateway Bar and Bistro and Sails Licensed Bar and Café. Eateries such as Skybury Coffee, Hungry Jacks and Healthy Habits are available to passengers using the domestic terminal. Orbitz.com can help make planning your trip less stressful by finding flights from Cairns for you.
Vacationing in Queenstown
Queenstown, New Zealand, has quickly become a top destination for resort travelers, and Orbitz.com is a top travel tool for researching cheap flights to Queenstown. The coastal town is served by Queenstown International Airport, located in Franklin on New Zealand's South Island. The airport handles approximately one million passengers a year, offering service through Air New Zealand, Jetstar Airways, Qantas Airways, and Virgin Australia. International flights to the island arrive through Australia.
Getting around in Queenstown
Queenstown Airport offers a myriad of options for getting you from the baggage claim to your hotel. If you've booked a rental car through Orbitz.com, the 13 rental agencies are located directly inside the terminal. Connectabus offers connections from the airport to Queenstown hotels and resorts on a 15-minute schedule, while Connexions and Tracknet bus services offer daily transportation from the airport to points in and around Queenstown. Private car services such as Corporate Cabs and Queenstown Taxis pick up outside of the terminals.
Weather in Queenstown
The climate in Queenstown tends to be mild, with the average high being 73 degrees in February, the warmest month. The coolest month is July, with average temperatures maxing out at 47 degrees. Queenstown is fairly dry but does see snow in the months of June through early October, so you can leave the umbrella behind in favor of an extra sweater.
Things to Do in Queenstown
Located along the shores of Lake Wakatipu, Queenstown is the perfect destination for the adventurous. Activities include skiing, river rafting, canyon swinging, and horseback riding. For those who enjoy scenic hikes, there are several trails that wend their way through beautiful mountain and lake settings. Central Otago, just outside of Queenstown, is also a popular destination for fans of The Lord of the Rings, as it is a setting for many of the Middle-earth scenes. Historians can delve into Queenstown's vibrant gold-mining past, even panning for gold themselves. Whatever activity you have in mind, look to Orbitz.com when you're ready to search for cheap flights to Queenstown, New Zealand.
Cheap flights from Cairns to Queenstown
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