Lounges, facilities and services (CNS)


VIP areas, business and financial installations, food, luggage, shopping and miscellaneous facilities in Cairns airport (CNS)

Vip Lounges at Cairns airport (CNS)

*Please note that hours and access conditions may vary at any time.

 Which are the Vip lounges at Cairns airport (CNS) and how to access:

Terminal 1

The Reef Lounge - Departures level, next to gate 2. Temporarily closed. Maximum stay: 3 hours. Printers, TV, computers, snacks, air conditioning, showers, beverages, newspapers and magazines, telephones, fax, Wi-Fi, smoking area. Access: with DragonPass membership.

Terminal 2

Qantas Club - Located on level 2 and open from one hour before each Qantas service. Refreshments, bar, showers, Wi-Fi, computers, children's area, newspapers and magazines. Access: with Qantas Platinum One, Platinum Frequent Flyer, Gold Frequent Flyer, Qantas Club, Emirates Platinum or Gold Skyward membership, Qantas, Emirates and Oneworld airlines first or business class passengers, Emerald or Sapphire members.

Facilities and other services

The airport has ATMs, currency exchange bureaux (during flight times), VIP lounges, mobile phone service, public telephones, internet kiosks and free Wi-Fi access (for 1 hour in Terminal 1 and 30 minutes in Terminal 2). Meeting and conference facilities at the Sheridan hotel, situated nearby.

Food and Drinks

Most options are within Terminal 2, with cafes, bars, restaurants and fast food outlets.


Duty-free shopping is available in Terminal 1. There are also shops selling accessories, perfumes, electronics, books, newspapers and magazines, clothing, gifts, regional products, cosmetics, sweets.


Trolleys available in both terminals (free in Terminal 1) and porters (Tel +61 417 635 195). Left-luggage service next to the T2 car park service desk, from 5:00 am to 8:00 pm. In case of loss of belongings, complete the following online form.

Other Services

Baby care facilities, drinking fountains.

Latest updates: September 19, 2023

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