Cheap flights from Darwin to Cairns from $139

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Flight information for Darwin to Cairns
(DRW to CNS)

Find info about flight duration, direct flights, and airports for your flight from Darwin to Cairns
Best price found$139The best one-way flight to Cairns from Darwin in the past 72 hours is $139. The best return flight deal from Darwin to Cairns found on momondo in the last 72 hours is $416.
Fastest flight time2h 30mThe fastest flight from Darwin to Cairns takes 2h 30m
Direct flightsWed and ThuDirect flights go from Darwin to Cairns on Wednesday and Thursday. The only airline offering direct flights is Jetstar.
Airports in Cairns1 airportThere is 1 airport near Cairns: Cairns (CNS)

How to get the cheapest flight ticket from Darwin to Cairns

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What is the cheapest month to fly from Darwin to Cairns?

June

The cheapest time of year to fly to Cairns from Darwin is June. The most expensive is August.

What is the cheapest day to depart Darwin for Cairns?

Wednesday

The cheapest day of the week is usually Wednesday. The most expensive is usually Tuesday.

When is the cheapest time to fly from Darwin to Cairns?

in the morning

Darwin to Cairns flights are approximately 0% more expensive in the afternoon than in the morning

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

Jetstar

Airnorth and Jetstar are the most popular carriers operating from Darwin to Cairns

What is the cheapest Darwin to Cairns flight route?

Darwin - Cairns

Fly from Darwin to Cairns for the best Darwin - Cairns flight prices

How far in advance should you book Darwin to Cairns flights?

25 days before

The cheapest time to buy a flight from Darwin to Cairns is approximately 25 days to departure


Easily compare return flights from Darwin 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 Darwin to Cairns by changing tabs
Jetstar
10 Apr.
DRW06:40Darwin
2h 25m
CNS09:05Cairns
19 Apr.
CNS04:00Cairns
2h 35m
DRW06:35Darwin
Multiple Airlines
10 Apr.
DRW06:40Darwin
2h 25m
CNS09:05Cairns
19 Apr.
CNS08:20Cairns
3h 30m
1 stop
DRW11:50Darwin
Airnorth
10 Apr.
DRW03:20Darwin
3h 30m
1 stop
CNS06:50Cairns
19 Apr.
CNS08:20Cairns
3h 30m
1 stop
DRW11:50Darwin
Virgin Australia
10 Apr.
DRW03:55Darwin
14h 10m
2 stops
CNS18:05Cairns
19 Apr.
CNS05:30Cairns
15h 40m
2 stops
DRW21:10Darwin
Jetstar
9 Apr.
DRW21:30Darwin
9h 15m
1 stop
CNS06:45Cairns
19 Apr.
CNS04:00Cairns
2h 35m
DRW06:35Darwin
Multiple Airlines
9 Apr.
DRW21:30Darwin
9h 15m
1 stop
CNS06:45Cairns
19 Apr.
CNS08:20Cairns
3h 30m
1 stop
DRW11:50Darwin

Find the cheapest one-way flights from Darwin to Cairns

If you're looking for one-way flights from Darwin to Cairns, view some of our deals below provided by Airnorth and Jetstar
Airnorth
22 Feb.
DRW04:45Darwin
2h 40m
CNS07:25Cairns
Jetstar
16 Feb.
DRW13:20Darwin
2h 30m
CNS15:50Cairns
Jetstar
21 Feb.
DRW13:20Darwin
2h 30m
CNS15:50Cairns

Search last-minute flights to Cairns from Darwin

Find and compare return flight prices for your last-minute flight from Darwin to Cairns
Multiple Airlines
29 Jan.
DRW04:20Darwin
2h 30m
CNS06:50Cairns
1 Feb.
CNS08:35Cairns
2h 35m
DRW11:10Darwin
Jetstar
27 Jan.
DRW13:20Darwin
2h 30m
CNS15:50Cairns
30 Jan.
CNS08:15Cairns
12h 05m
1 stop
DRW20:20Darwin
Virgin Australia
29 Jan.
DRW09:10Darwin
30h 00m
1 stop
CNS15:10Cairns
1 Feb.
CNS05:05Cairns
26h 55m
2 stops
DRW08:00Darwin
Multiple Airlines
27 Jan.
DRW13:20Darwin
2h 30m
CNS15:50Cairns
30 Jan.
CNS06:05Cairns
7h 55m
2 stops
DRW14:00Darwin
Jetstar
29 Jan.
DRW04:20Darwin
2h 30m
CNS06:50Cairns
1 Feb.
CNS02:00Cairns
18h 20m
1 stop
DRW20:20Darwin
Multiple Airlines
28 Jan.
DRW20:50Darwin
7h 45m
1 stop
CNS04:35Cairns
1 Feb.
CNS08:35Cairns
2h 35m
DRW11:10Darwin

Best airlines flying from Darwin to Cairns

Compare and see reviews for airlines that fly from Darwin to Cairns with momondo
AirlineRatingFree cancellationPrice
Jetstar
PriceFrom $206
Free cancellation
Rating
6.0
Airnorth
PriceFrom $320
Free cancellation
Rating
0.0

Virgin Australia flights from Darwin to Cairns

Our best Virgin Australia deals on Darwin to Cairns flight tickets
Virgin Australia
10 Apr.
DRW03:55Darwin
14h 10m
2 stops
CNS18:05Cairns
19 Apr.
CNS05:30Cairns
15h 40m
2 stops
DRW21:10Darwin
Virgin Australia
29 Jan.
DRW09:10Darwin
30h 00m
1 stop
CNS15:10Cairns
1 Feb.
CNS05:05Cairns
26h 55m
2 stops
DRW08:00Darwin

Jetstar flights from Darwin to Cairns

Our best Jetstar deals on Darwin to Cairns flight tickets
Jetstar
10 Apr.
DRW06:40Darwin
2h 25m
CNS09:05Cairns
19 Apr.
CNS04:00Cairns
2h 35m
DRW06:35Darwin
Jetstar
9 Apr.
DRW21:30Darwin
9h 15m
1 stop
CNS06:45Cairns
19 Apr.
CNS04:00Cairns
2h 35m
DRW06:35Darwin
Jetstar
27 Jan.
DRW13:20Darwin
2h 30m
CNS15:50Cairns
30 Jan.
CNS08:15Cairns
12h 05m
1 stop
DRW20:20Darwin

  • Are airlines flying from Darwin 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 Darwin to Cairns, such as Jetstar, Airnorth, and Qantas Airways may have flexible cancellation policies in place. Use our site to search for all of the airlines offering this flexibility to you.

  • How far is Darwin to Cairns by plane?

    Darwin and Cairns are 1678.3 km apart from one another. 2h 25m is a normal flight duration for this route.


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