BOOK YOUR FITZROY FLYER TRANSFER OR DAY TOUR

This idyllic tropical island is within easy reach of Cairns in North Queensland, whether you are looking to catch a ride over on the Fitzroy Flyer, or take your own boat. Please note our capacity onboard the Flyer is currently reduced with safety distancing measures in place.  Please book early to avoid disappointment.

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BOARDING INSTRUCTIONS

For all Cairns departures please check-in at the City Side Fitzroy Island office at 2 Spence Street at least 30 minutes prior to departure.

Fitzroy Island Flyer Transfer Times

A 45 minute Fitzroy Flyer ride will get you from Cairns to Fitzroy Island and back daily, perfect for day trips to visit the Great Barrier Reef.  The Fitzroy Flyer will also get you there and back again when you’re heading to the island for a longer holiday too.

Departure Times from Cairns

  • 8am, 11am* and 1.30pm

Departure Times from Fitzroy

  • 9.30am, 12.15pm* and 5pm

*11am and 12.15 pm services do not run Monday to Thursday during the months of February and March.

Please check updates as schedules and prices may change for the above. Arrive at Berth 20 on Marlin Wharf 30 minutes before departure for check-in (no bag drop available).

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Fitzroy Flyer Pricing

Half Day Tour:

Includes transfers only. Choose from 8:00am to 12:15pm OR 1:30pm to 5:00pm.

  • Adult $65 (14+ years)
  • Child $42.50 (4-13 years, 0-3 years free of charge)

Full Day Tour / Resort Transfers:

Includes transfers only. Choose from the 8:00am to 5:00pm OR 11:00am to 5:00pm.

  • Adult $85 (14+ years)
  • Child $42.50 (4-13 years, 0-3 years free of charge)
  • Family $220.00 (2 Adults + 2 Children)

(A family is 2 adults and 2 children. Family rates are only available for the same day return. Child 4-12 years, Infants 0-3 years.)

*11am and 12.15 pm services do not run Monday to Thursday during the months of February and March.

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Take Your Own Boat

Visiting the Island in your own yacht or boat gives you even more freedom to take things at your own pace, with the 15 nautical mile trip from Cairns offering a safe passage along scenic coastline. At Fitzroy Island you’ll find secure moorings and anchorage in naturally sheltered waters for private vessels.

Public moorings are located at Latitude 16 deg 93.0S, Longitude 145 deg 98.6E

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