Palm Cove travel guide

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You're Going to Love Palm Cove

With a population of 3.713, Palm Cove is a must-see destination in Queensland, Australia.

When to visit Palm Cove

Palm Cove in February
Estimated hotel price
S$ 185
1 night at 3-star hotel
Palm Cove in February
Estimated hotel price
S$ 185
1 night at 3-star hotel

How to Get to Palm Cove

Plane

When flying to Palm Cove, you’ll arrive at Cairns (CNS), which is located 18 km from the city centre. The shortest flight to Palm Cove from Singapore departs from Singapore and takes around 6h 20m.

Car

Another option to get to Palm Cove is to pick up a car hire from Cairns, which is about 22 km from Palm Cove. You’ll find branches of Europcar and Bargain Car Rentals, among others, in Cairns.

Bus

Greyhound Australia operates bus routes to Palm Cove.

Plane

When flying to Palm Cove, you’ll arrive at Cairns (CNS), which is located 18 km from the city centre. The shortest flight to Palm Cove from Singapore departs from Singapore and takes around 6h 20m.

Car

Another option to get to Palm Cove is to pick up a car hire from Cairns, which is about 22 km from Palm Cove. You’ll find branches of Europcar and Bargain Car Rentals, among others, in Cairns.

Bus

Greyhound Australia operates bus routes to Palm Cove.

Airports near Palm Cove

Airlines serving Palm Cove

Lufthansa
Good (4,687 reviews)
KLM
Good (844 reviews)
SWISS
Good (941 reviews)
British Airways
Good (4,729 reviews)
Air France
Good (972 reviews)
Emirates
Excellent (2,110 reviews)
United Airlines
Good (4,952 reviews)
Qatar Airways
Good (2,376 reviews)
Air Canada
Good (6,194 reviews)
Finnair
Good (785 reviews)
Singapore Airlines
Excellent (929 reviews)
Etihad Airways
Good (847 reviews)
Cathay Pacific
Good (553 reviews)
ANA
Excellent (511 reviews)
Japan Airlines
Excellent (951 reviews)
China Eastern
Good (70 reviews)
China Southern
Excellent (40 reviews)
LATAM Airlines
Good (927 reviews)
Air China
Good (38 reviews)
Qantas Airways
Good (559 reviews)
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Where to stay in Palm Cove

From 5-star hotels such as the The Reef House Adults Retreat to great affordable options like the Alassio Palm Cove, Palm Cove offers a range of accommodations for every taste. Average rates range from around S$ 233 per night for a double room in a 3-star hotel to S$ 383 and up for a 5-star experience.

Where to stay in popular areas of Palm Cove

Most booked hotels in Palm Cove

Shangri-La The Marina, Cairns
5 stars
Excellent (8.4, Excellent reviews)
S$ 219+
Hilton Cairns
5 stars
Excellent (8.3, Excellent reviews)
S$ 216+
Cairns Colonial Club Resort
4 stars
Excellent (8, Excellent reviews)
S$ 120+
DoubleTree by Hilton Cairns
5 stars
Excellent (8, Excellent reviews)
S$ 189+

Hiring a car in Palm Cove

Expect to pay S$ 1.53 per litre in Palm Cove (average price from the past 30 days). Depending on the size of your car hire, filling up the tank will cost between S$ 18.25 and S$ 24.33. Compact (MG 5 or similar) is the most popular car type to hire in Palm Cove, while also 72% cheaper than other types, on average.

Expect to pay S$ 1.53 per litre in Palm Cove (average price from the past 30 days). Depending on the size of your car hire, filling up the tank will cost between S$ 18.25 and S$ 24.33. Compact (MG 5 or similar) is the most popular car type to hire in Palm Cove, while also 72% cheaper than other types, on average.