XIV International Conference on Vacuum Ultraviolet Radiation Physics

About Cairns

VUV14 - Travel (International)

Travel (International)

Cairns is accessible directly from Asia, and, with a stop over, from Europe. Most flights from the USA are via Sydney. Cairns Airport is approximately 6 km from the city centre.

No special conference disconts are applicable for international flights. International delegates can contact their local Qantas office for the best fare of the day alternatively visit the Qantas website at www.qantas.com

The primary international airlines servicing Cairns directly are Qantas, Australian Airlines (a new airlines with 26 flights per week from Asia), Cathay Pacific, Continental Airlines, Air New Zealand and Air Nuigini. Many more carriers service Cairns via Sydney.

Book airfares as soon as possible for the best available fare at the time. Late bookings result in ridiculously expensive fares.

Visa Requirements

All visitors (except New Zealanders) require visas to enter Australia. Visas are available from your local Australian Embassy, Consulate or High Commission. For the location of your nearest Consulate visit the Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade’s website at www.dfat.gov.au/missions

Further information regarding visa requirements can be found at www.immi.gov.au/business/iecn.htm

Customs Requirements

Please refer to the Australian Customs Service website at www.customs.gov.au for items that must be declared at the time of arrival into Australia.

Departure Taxes

The Departure Tax is $A38.00 per person and is included in the cost of your international airline ticket.
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