Flights from Cairns to Melbourne

Search and find cheap flights from Cairns to Melbourne (Australia, Oceania)
Search and find cheap flights from Cairns to Melbourne (Australia, Oceania)

Looking for the best tickets for Cairns to Melbourne?

Look no more. We’ve gone through the latest 1,042,124 fares to bring you all the insights you could possibly want.
Expect to pay
320 AUD for flights from Cairns to Melbourne leaving on 5/07/2017 and returning on 28/07/2017
Low 233 AUD
320 AUD
High 598 AUD
Choose my own dates
Best time to book
Cheapest time to buy a ticket for Cairns — Melbourne is approximately 60 days to departure.
Normally the best deals on Cairns to Melbourne flights are available 1 to 2 months prior to departure.
Days before departure
Best month
Cheapest time of year to fly to Melbourne from Cairns is February and May. Most expensive are January and December.
Cairns to Melbourne flights are currently cheapest between July and July.
Impact on price
Cheapest airline
According to our data, tigerair Australia, Jetstar Airways and Airnorth Regional are the cheapest airlines to fly this route.
momondo users most frequently choose to fly from Cairns to Melbourne with either tigerair Australia, Jetstar Airways or Airnorth Regional.
Impact on price (additional fees may apply)
tigerair Australia
+1%
Jetstar Airways
+14%
Airnorth Regional
+27%
Virgin Australia
+29%
Qantas Airways
+48%
Best time to fly
Cairns to Melbourne flights are approximately 9% more expensive in the noon than in the evening.
Noon flights tend to be the most expensive.
Impact on price
Cheapest day
Friday is normally the most expensive day to fly, whilst Tuesday tends to be the cheapest.
Cheapest day of week is typically Tuesday and the most expensive is typically Friday.
Impact on price
Cheapest route
Fly Cairns - Tullamarine for the best Cairns to Melbourne flight prices saving up to 2% on average.
Cairns - Tullamarine tends to be 2% cheaper than Cairns - Avalon.
momondo compares flights to Melbourne from Cairns from 28 different sites.
Impact on price
Cairns-Tullamarine
+0%
Cairns-Avalon
+9%
Direct flights
There are direct flights from Cairns to Tullamarine all week with a flight time of 3 hours 20 minutes.
Direct flights available: 143 PER WEEK
Popular non-direct routes for this connection are Cairns - Kingsford Smith - Tullamarine, Cairns - Brisbane - Tullamarine and Cairns - Kingsford Smith - Avalon.
Stop-off cities for indirect flights from Cairns to Tullamarine include Kingsford Smith, Brisbane and Coolangatta.
Direct flights available on
Sunday
Monday
Tuesday
Wednesday
Thursday
Friday
Saturday

Get there quickly

Direct flights to Melbourne from Cairns
Return trip
May 28 - Jun 14
268 AUD
CFEDreamsAU
CNS CNS
3h 25min
Direct
MEL MEL
MEL MEL
3h 25min
Direct
CNS CNS
Return trip
May 28 - Jun 16
277 AUD
CFEDreamsAU
CNS CNS
3h 25min
Direct
MEL MEL
MEL MEL
3h 25min
Direct
CNS CNS
Return trip
May 28 - Jun 15
287 AUD
CFEDreamsAU
CNS CNS
3h 25min
Direct
MEL MEL
MEL MEL
3h 25min
Direct
CNS CNS

Go right away

Last minute flights from Cairns to Melbourne
Return trip
May 28 - May 30
344 AUD
CFDenaTravelAU
CNS CNS
3h 25min
Direct
MEL MEL
MEL MEL
3h 20min
Direct
CNS CNS
Return trip
May 28 - Jun 4
378 AUD
CFGotoGateAULCC
CNS CNS
3h 25min
Direct
MEL MEL
MEL MEL
3h 20min
Direct
CNS CNS
Return trip
May 29 - Jun 5
378 AUD
CFGotoGateAULCC
CNS CNS
3h 25min
Direct
MEL MEL
MEL MEL
3h 20min
Direct
CNS CNS

Go for less - experience more

Cheap flights from Cairns to Melbourne
Return trip
Jun 11 - Jun 19
298 AUD
MyHolidaysAU
CNS CNS
3h 20min
Direct
MEL MEL
MEL MEL
3h 25min
Direct
CNS CNS
Return trip
Jun 11 - Jun 18
317 AUD
MyHolidaysAU
CNS CNS
3h 20min
Direct
MEL MEL
MEL MEL
3h 25min
Direct
CNS CNS
Return trip
Jun 12 - Jun 15
328 AUD
CFAirTicketsAU
CNS CNS
3h 25min
Direct
MEL MEL
MEL MEL
3h 25min
Direct
CNS CNS

Coming or going?

Cheap flights from Melbourne to Cairns
Return trip
May 28 - Jun 7
233 AUD
CFEDreamsAU
MEL MEL
3h 25min
Direct
CNS CNS
CNS CNS
3h 25min
Direct
MEL MEL
Return trip
May 28 - Jun 8
262 AUD
CFGotoGateAULCC
MEL MEL
3h 20min
Direct
CNS CNS
CNS CNS
3h 25min
Direct
MEL MEL
Return trip
May 28 - Jun 3
271 AUD
GotoGateAU
MEL MEL
3h 25min
Direct
CNS CNS
CNS CNS
3h 25min
Direct
MEL MEL

Weather forecast for Melbourne

Going soon? Be prepared for the weather in Melbourne.

So what's it going to cost once you're in Melbourne

Compare the costs of everyday items in Cairns and Melbourne
CAPPUCCINO
Regular
Cairns
4.69 AUD
16%
Melbourne
3.94 AUD
Cappuccino is 16% cheaper in Melbourne than Cairns
MEAL
Inexpensive
Cairns
15.03 AUD
%
Melbourne
15.03 AUD
Meal is 0% cheaper in Melbourne than Cairns
MILK
1 liter
Cairns
5.76 AUD
13%
Melbourne
5.02 AUD
Milk is 13% cheaper in Melbourne than Cairns
BUS
One-way ticket
Cairns
4.51 AUD
11%
Melbourne
4 AUD
Bus is 11% cheaper in Melbourne than Cairns
MOVIE THEATER
1 ticket
Cairns
16.53 AUD
-21%
Melbourne
20.04 AUD
movie theater is 21% more expensive in Melbourne than Cairns
Feedback
Cookies
momondo.com.au uses cookies
Read more