Skytrans Airlines - Booking Information

Skytrans Airlines is a Cairns-based regional airline that operates scheduled flights to 27 destinations across Queensland, and chartered flights to various destinations across South West Pacific Australia, North Queensland, Papua New Guinea, and East Timor. Ferrying passengers on its fleet of 36-seater De Havilland Dash 8 aircraft, it operates from its hubs in Cairns, Darwin, Brisbane and Perth, with a new Toowoomba hub soon to be launched in July 2012.

Passengers wishing to book a flight with Skytrans Airlines can visit the carrier’s website at to book their tickets via the airline’s online booking facility. They may also choose to purchase their tickets by calling 1300 759 872, and paying a telephone booking administration charge of AU$ 20. Otherwise, they may opt to purchase their airfare through authorized travel agents.

Skytrans Airlines accepts all major credit cards, charging various surcharge rates depending on the card company, as follows: 1.8 % for Visa and MasterCard, and 3% for Diners, American Express and other cards.

To book a chartered flight with Skytrans Airlines, passengers can call 1300 759 872 with their travel, luggage, freight or cargo details, or email [email protected] to request a quote. Reserving a charter will require a 50% deposit through cash, credit card (phoned-in), or cheque made at the airline’s city office at 14-16 McLeod Street in Cairns.

Passengers are advised to check in at least 45 minutes before their scheduled flight departure, except for Burketown, Coen, and Edward River where check-in is at least 75 minutes prior to their flight. Guests will need to show photo identification, such as their driver’s license or passport at the check-in counter to verify ownership of their ticket. Each passenger is allowed 20kg of checked-in baggage and 6kg of carry-on baggage.

To send freight or cargo through Skytrans Airlines, passengers may call the Toll Priority’s office at Cairns General Aviation at 13 15 31, or email [email protected] For more information about bookings and other flight details, they may visit Skytrans Aviation’s Head Office at 14-16 McLeod Street in Cairns, Queensland, or call +61 7 4040 6700 and +61 7 4040 6799.