Cheap flights from San Francisco to Cairns from $1,121

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Flight information for San Francisco to Cairns
(SFO to CNS)

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

Best price found

$1,121

Fastest flight time

24h 50m

Direct flights

None

Airports in Cairns

1 airport
The best one-way flight to Cairns from San Francisco in the past 72 hours is $1,121. The best return flight deal from San Francisco to Cairns found on momondo in the last 72 hours is $3,107.
The fastest flight from San Francisco to Cairns takes 24h 50m
There are no direct flights from San Francisco to Cairns. Popular non-direct route for this connection is San Francisco Airport - Cairns Airport.
There is 1 airport near Cairns: Cairns (CNS)

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What is the cheapest San Francisco to Cairns flight route?

San Francisco - Cairns

Fly from San Francisco to Cairns for the best San Francisco - Cairns flight prices

When travelling from San Francisco to Cairns, the most popular airport to fly into is Cairns Airport. The majority of travellers flying into Cairns Airport from San Francisco are departing from San Francisco Airport. You may be looking for an airport near San Francisco Airport to depart from when travelling to Cairns and luckily, there are options! You can try San Jose Airport which is located in San Jose, Oakland Airport which is located in Oakland, or Santa Rosa Sonoma County Airport which is located in Santa Rosa. The cheapest route from San Francisco to Cairns is SFO — CNS with an average price of $1,591 RT during the month of August.

San Francisco Airport (SFO) to Cairns Airport (CNS)$1,591
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San Jose Airport (SJC) to Cairns Airport (CNS)$2,794
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Oakland Airport (OAK) to Cairns Airport (CNS)$5,739
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Santa Rosa Sonoma County Airport (STS) to Cairns Airport (CNS)$3,361
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Easily compare return flights from San Francisco 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 San Francisco to Cairns by changing tabs
Multiple Airlines
23 Sep.
SFO05:00San Francisco
26h 35m
2 stops
CNS07:35Cairns
10 Oct.
CNS14:10Cairns
33h 45m
2 stops
SFO23:55San Francisco
Singapore Airlines
18 Nov.
SFO11:00San Francisco
31h 10m
2 stops
CNS18:10Cairns
26 Nov.
CNS11:25Cairns
42h 40m
2 stops
SFO06:05San Francisco
ANA
1 Nov.
SFO21:20San Francisco
45h 25m
2 stops
CNS18:45Cairns
16 Nov.
CNS05:50Cairns
46h 30m
2 stops
SFO04:20San Francisco
Qantas Airways
14 Sep.
SFO08:07San Francisco
33h 23m
2 stops
CNS17:30Cairns
28 Sep.
CNS02:00Cairns
27h 24m
2 stops
SFO05:24San Francisco
Multiple Airlines
11 Oct.
SFO19:00San Francisco
55h 55m
2 stops
CNS02:55Cairns
14 Nov.
CNS09:25Cairns
40h 20m
2 stops
SFO01:45San Francisco
Multiple Airlines
24 Sep.
SFO12:50San Francisco
42h 45m
2 stops
CNS07:35Cairns
11 Oct.
CNS02:00Cairns
24h 59m
2 stops
SFO02:59San Francisco

Find the cheapest one-way flights from San Francisco to Cairns

If you're looking for one-way flights from San Francisco to Cairns, view some of our deals below provided by ANA and Air New Zealand
Multiple Airlines
30 Oct.
SFO02:00San Francisco
29h 30m
2 stops
CNS07:30Cairns
ANA
10 Dec.
SFO19:20San Francisco
45h 25m
2 stops
CNS16:45Cairns
Air New Zealand
30 Oct.
SFO09:30San Francisco
40h 00m
3 stops
CNS01:30Cairns

Singapore Airlines flights from San Francisco to Cairns

Our best Singapore Airlines deals on San Francisco to Cairns flight tickets
Singapore Airlines
18 Nov.
SFO11:00San Francisco
31h 10m
2 stops
CNS18:10Cairns
26 Nov.
CNS11:25Cairns
42h 40m
2 stops
SFO06:05San Francisco
Singapore Airlines
2 Nov.
SFO06:30San Francisco
38h 05m
2 stops
CNS20:35Cairns
16 Nov.
CNS13:10Cairns
39h 21m
3 stops
SFO04:31San Francisco
Singapore Airlines
2 Nov.
SFO17:10San Francisco
27h 00m
1 stop
CNS20:10Cairns
16 Nov.
CNS13:10Cairns
31h 40m
1 stop
SFO20:50San Francisco

Qantas Airways flights from San Francisco to Cairns

Our best Qantas Airways deals on San Francisco to Cairns flight tickets
Qantas Airways
14 Sep.
SFO08:07San Francisco
33h 23m
2 stops
CNS17:30Cairns
28 Sep.
CNS02:00Cairns
27h 24m
2 stops
SFO05:24San Francisco
Qantas Airways
13 Sep.
SFO12:56San Francisco
25h 34m
2 stops
CNS14:30Cairns
26 Sep.
CNS02:00Cairns
26h 58m
2 stops
SFO04:58San Francisco
Qantas Airways
16 Sep.
SFO12:39San Francisco
25h 51m
2 stops
CNS14:30Cairns
28 Sep.
CNS02:00Cairns
27h 24m
2 stops
SFO05:24San Francisco

  • How far is San Francisco to Cairns by plane?

    Cairns is 11297.5 km away from San Francisco. By plane, this route typically takes 24h 40m.



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