If you have your own vehicle, you can save some money and self-drive part of the way.
The Skyrail Rainforest Cableway and Freshwater Train Station are not near each other, so a one way transfer between the locations is required.
Skyrail Rainforest Cableway: 6 Skyrail Dr, Smithfield QLD 4878
Freshwater Train Station: Kamerunga Rd, Barron QLD 4878
Bookings are essential. Please do not turn up without a booking.
When you book the Kuranda self-drive option you will need to drive your car to the Skyrail Station at Smithfield to meet the tour.
Complimentary parking is available, including dedicated parking for over-sized vehicles including RV’s and caravans. Two Electric Vehicle (EV) charging station bays are available.
Included in the Self-drive option is a shuttle transfer between the stations. Depending on if you are taking the Kuranda Train or Skyrail first, your shuttle with either be in the morning or the afternoon.
Here are some examples of Self Drive itineraries:
Skyrail up & Train Down + Afternoon Shuttle
Kuranda Train up & Skyrail Down + Morning Shuttle
At the end of your day, simply return to your car and drive back to your hotel.