Cheap flights from Sydney Kingsford Smith Airport to Cairns from $83

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Flight information for Australia to Cairns

Find info about flight duration, direct flights, and airports for your flight from Australia to Cairns

Fastest flight time

2h 20m

Direct flights

Mon, Tue, Thu, Fri, Sat and Sun

Airports in Cairns

1 airport
The fastest flight from Australia to Cairns takes 2h 20m
Direct flights go from Australia to Cairns on Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday. Airlines offering direct flights are: Cathay Pacific, Jetstar and Singapore Airlines.
There is 1 airport near Cairns: Cairns (CNS)

How to get the cheapest flight ticket from Australia to Cairns

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What is the cheapest airline that flies to Cairns from Australia?

Tigerair Australia

Jetstar, Qantas Airways, and Tigerair Australia are the most popular carriers operating from Australia to Cairns

What is the cheapest Australia to Cairns flight route?

Coolangatta Gold Coast - Cairns

Fly from Coolangatta Gold Coast to Cairns for the best Australia - Cairns flight prices


Easily compare return flights from Australia to Cairns

Below you can see the best fares for your return flight route over the next three months. All fares were found on momondo this week. Browse the quickest and cheapest flights from Australia to Cairns by changing tabs
Jetstar
10 Oct.
OOL04:30Coolangatta Gold Coast
2h 20m
CNS06:50Cairns
12 Oct.
CNS06:10Cairns
2h 15m
OOL08:25Coolangatta Gold Coast
Multiple Airlines
23 Jun.
BNE17:35Brisbane
2h 20m
CNS19:55Cairns
30 Jun.
CNS02:00Cairns
2h 15m
BNE04:15Brisbane
Virgin Australia
24 Jun.
BNE17:10Brisbane
2h 30m
CNS19:40Cairns
26 Jun.
CNS02:00Cairns
2h 15m
BNE04:15Brisbane
Jetstar
25 Jul.
BNE17:35Brisbane
2h 20m
CNS19:55Cairns
5 Aug.
CNS02:00Cairns
2h 05m
BNE04:05Brisbane
Jetstar
23 Jul.
BNE02:15Brisbane
2h 20m
CNS04:35Cairns
30 Jul.
CNS02:00Cairns
2h 05m
BNE04:05Brisbane
Multiple Airlines
31 Oct.
OOL03:00Coolangatta Gold Coast
2h 25m
CNS05:25Cairns
31 Oct.
CNS07:40Cairns
2h 20m
OOL10:00Coolangatta Gold Coast

Find the cheapest one-way flights from Australia to Cairns

If you're looking for one-way flights from Australia to Cairns, view some of our deals below provided by Jetstar and Virgin Australia
Jetstar
7 Jun.
OOL03:10Coolangatta Gold Coast
2h 25m
CNS05:35Cairns
Virgin Australia
10 Nov.
BNE15:55Brisbane
2h 20m
CNS18:15Cairns
Jetstar
31 Jul.
BNE17:35Brisbane
2h 20m
CNS19:55Cairns

Search last-minute flights to Cairns from Australia

Find and compare return flight prices for your last-minute flight from Australia to Cairns
Jetstar
2 Jun.
BNE17:35Brisbane
2h 20m
CNS19:55Cairns
5 Jun.
CNS02:00Cairns
2h 05m
BNE04:05Brisbane
Multiple Airlines
30 May
BNE13:50Brisbane
2h 30m
CNS16:20Cairns
2 Jun.
CNS05:15Cairns
2h 05m
BNE07:20Brisbane
Virgin Australia
30 May
SYD11:30Sydney Kingsford Smith
3h 15m
CNS14:45Cairns
2 Jun.
CNS08:35Cairns
7h 15m
1 stop
SYD15:50Sydney Kingsford Smith
Jetstar
31 May
BNE02:15Brisbane
2h 20m
CNS04:35Cairns
5 Jun.
CNS02:00Cairns
2h 05m
BNE04:05Brisbane
Multiple Airlines
30 May
BNE13:50Brisbane
2h 30m
CNS16:20Cairns
2 Jun.
CNS02:00Cairns
2h 05m
BNE04:05Brisbane
Jetstar
4 Jun.
BNE02:15Brisbane
2h 20m
CNS04:35Cairns
8 Jun.
CNS05:15Cairns
2h 05m
BNE07:20Brisbane

Best airlines flying from Australia to Cairns

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AirlineRatingFree cancellationPrice
Virgin AustraliaPriceFrom $110Free cancellationRating
7.8
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JetstarPriceFrom $124Free cancellationRating
6.9
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Tigerair AustraliaPriceFrom $149Free cancellationRating
10.0
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Qantas AirwaysPriceFrom $187Free cancellationRating
7.2
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Jetstar flights from Australia to Cairns

Our best Jetstar deals on Australia to Cairns flight tickets
Jetstar
10 Oct.
OOL04:30Coolangatta Gold Coast
2h 20m
CNS06:50Cairns
12 Oct.
CNS06:10Cairns
2h 15m
OOL08:25Coolangatta Gold Coast
Jetstar
25 Jul.
BNE17:35Brisbane
2h 20m
CNS19:55Cairns
5 Aug.
CNS02:00Cairns
2h 05m
BNE04:05Brisbane
Jetstar
23 Jul.
BNE02:15Brisbane
2h 20m
CNS04:35Cairns
30 Jul.
CNS02:00Cairns
2h 05m
BNE04:05Brisbane

Virgin Australia flights from Australia to Cairns

Our best Virgin Australia deals on Australia to Cairns flight tickets
Virgin Australia
24 Jun.
BNE17:10Brisbane
2h 30m
CNS19:40Cairns
26 Jun.
CNS02:00Cairns
2h 15m
BNE04:15Brisbane
Virgin Australia
21 Jul.
SYD11:30Sydney Kingsford Smith
3h 15m
CNS14:45Cairns
24 Jul.
CNS15:25Cairns
2h 55m
SYD18:20Sydney Kingsford Smith
Virgin Australia
11 Jun.
BNE02:20Brisbane
2h 30m
CNS04:50Cairns
15 Jun.
CNS13:00Cairns
2h 15m
BNE15:15Brisbane

  • Are airlines flying from Australia to Cairns offering flexible cancellation due to COVID-19?

    Due to the global impact of COVID-19, some of our airline partners operating flights from Australia to Cairns, such as Jetstar, Virgin Australia, and Tigerair Australia may have flexible cancellation policies in place. Use our site to search for all of the airlines offering this flexibility to you.


Alternative routes for Australia to Cairns

Compare alternative flights to and from nearby airports and cities to discover the best prices and most convenient flight times
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