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$AU 102.00
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$AU 175.00
last price on 12-07-2024
Online rates can and will differ from drive-up rates and are subject to change based on capacity and time of booking for future dates.
🚗 Parking type Walking Distance
🌤 Covered No
🕒 Opening hours: 24/7
🥾 Walking Distance 1 - 3 Min
🔑 Keep car keys Yes
🔌 Electric charging car No
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T1 International Budget Car Park, Beaufort St, Aeroglen QLD 4870, Australia

T1 Budget Car Park at Cairns Airport 

Travelling from the international terminal, or merely want to save on airport parking costs? Look no further than the T1 Budget Car Park, located within walking distance of Terminals 1 & 2, it is the best long-term parking at Cairns Airport.

Formerly known as T1 Long Term Parking, the T1 Budget Car Park provides the same great level of service under a new moniker. Not to mention, when you book this car park online for 14 days, you will only be charged $88.00. 


Why the T1 Budget Car Park?

  • Open 24/7 
  • Best car park for stays of 8+ days
  • Ticketless entry 
  • Disabled parking bays 
  • Bookable 4 hours before arrival 
  • Visa, MasterCard, debit, and credit cards are accepted for online bookings
    • American Express and Diners are not currently supported for online booking. American Express may be used for drive-up transactions only
  • Cancellations are only allowed when you purchase a flexible product 
  • Height restrictions:
    • 4.9m long x 1.9m wide x 4.0m high.
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Walking Distance

How Budget Parking at Cairns Airport Works

The T1 Budget Car Park primarily serves international travellers, but is also available for those flying from the T2 Domestic Terminal. It is a convenient 1-3 minute walk from T1.


Upon Arrival

The T1 Budget Car Park is an uncovered car park, with barrier entry. If you booked the car park online, tap the credit card upon entry that you used to make the booking. Do not take a ticket. 

If you did not book the car park online, you can take a ticket upon entry. If you encounter any issues, press the intercom for assistance or visit the customer service kiosk in the T2 Covered Car Park. Please have your booking reference ready if possible.


Upon Return

When you return to the airport, simply walk back to the car park. If you booked online, scan your designated credit card at the exit barrier. To pay in cash, use the APS payment stations near the T2 Covered Car Park Service Kiosk or the T1 (International) Taxi Rank.


How to Get to the T1 Cairns Airport Budget Car Park

The T1 Car Park is located at T1 Budget Car Park, Beaufort Street, Aeroglen QLD 4870, Australia. To get to the car park from Cairns CBD, follow these simple directions:

  • Head North on Sheridan Street (Captain Cook Highway/State Route 44):
  • Start by heading north on Sheridan Street, which is the main road that runs through Cairns CBD.
  • Stay on Sheridan Street as it becomes the Captain Cook Highway (State Route 44).
  • After approximately 4.5 kilometres (about 2.8 miles) from the CBD, look for the signs for Cairns Airport and turn right onto Airport Avenue.
  • Follow Airport Avenue to the Terminal:
  • Continue straight on Airport Avenue, following signs for the domestic and international terminals.
  • Turn Left into the Budget Car Park:
  • As you approach the terminal area, follow the signs for the T1 Budget Car Park. It will be on your left side.

The trip from Cairns CBD to Cairns Airport should take around 10-15 minutes, depending on traffic conditions.

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Security Features at Cairns Airport Parking T1

The T1 Budget Car Park is equipped with a host of security features, including 24-hour CCTV, entry and exit barriers, and an intercom for any assistance needed, at any time. These features are also offered at the T2 Uncovered Car Park and the T2 Covered Car Park. 


Booking & Refund Procedure

To Book

Travellers can book online by clicking the 'Book Now' button above. Online bookings can be made with Visa, MasterCard, debit, and credit cards. American Express and Diners Club are not supported for online bookings, but American Express can be used for drive-up transactions only.

Travellers can book their car park online 4 hours before arrival. This car park has a minimum parking time of 14 days. 


To Cancel / Receive a Refund

To be eligible for a refund, travellers must purchase the 'Flexible Product' available at check-out when booking online. If you do not purchase this, refunds will not be considered. 

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With T1 International Budget Car Park Cairns Airport you're sure of
  • 24-Hour Surveillance
  • Cameras
  • Entry/Exit Barrier
  • Security Fencing
  • Asphalt or Paving
  • Car Inspection
  • No Max. Clearance Height
  • Illuminated terrain
  • Electric Car Charging
  • Waiting Room
  • Toilet
  • Open 24 hours
  • Keep Car Keys
  • Starting Aid
  • Indoor
  • Luggage Assistance
  • Car Wash
  • Child Seats
  • Security guard
  • Oversized

T1 International Budget Car Park Drive-Up Rates

The T1 Budget Car Park is the most budget-friendly option of the Cairns Airport car parks. Rates start at $10.00 for 30 - 60 minutes, $32.00 for 6 - 24 hours, $96.00 for 3 - 4 days, $128.00 for 5 - 6 days, and $160.00 for 7 - 8 days. Each day thereafter, or part there of, will incur a $14.00. 

A lost ticket will incur a $50.00 fee. 

T1 Budget Car Park Drive-Up Rates

0 - 10 minFree
10 - 30 min$ 7.00
30 - 60 min$ 10.00
1 - 2 hours$ 12.00
2 - 3 hours$ 15.00
3 - 4 hours$ 19.00
4 - 5 hours$ 23.00
5 - 6 hours$ 27.00
6 - 24 hours$ 32.00
1 - 2 days$ 53.00
2 - 3 days$ 74.00
3 - 4 days$ 96.00
4 - 5 days$ 112.00
5  - 6 days$ 128.00
6 - 7 days$ 144.00
7 - 8 days$ 160.00
$14.00 for additional day, or part thereof  
$50.00 lost ticket fee 

The rates shown above are drive-up rates and therefore will be different from those displayed when booking your car park online.




All the parking rates cited are approximate and subject to change without notice but were accurate at the time of publication. Please note that Flyparks does not compare all the airport car parking spaces available in the market, and cannot take into account specific needs and individual requirements. Always read the terms and conditions before booking.

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