How to find the cheapest flight from Cairns (CNS) to Auckland (AKL)
All the information you need to plan the best CNS to AKL flight in 2021: compare Cairns to Auckland flight prices with the expected peak season, weather and rainfall in Auckland.
CNS - AKL
$532 - $837
14 - 24 °C
20 - 57 mm
High demand for flights, 23% potential price rise
Best time to find cheap flights, 17% potential price drop
Average for round-trip flights in September 2021
From Cairns to Auckland Intl
Flight route prices based on searches on Cheapflights within the last 3 days, monthly prices based on aggregated historical data.
What is the cheapest day to fly return from Cairns to Auckland?
Travellers have found that booking a Sunday departure is the best way to save up to 6% on the cost of booking your flights compared to booking on days of the week where this route is of high demand.
How far in advance should I book a flight from Cairns to Auckland?
To save on the cost of your flight from Cairns to Auckland, book at least 23 days before your planned departure. Booking around this time can save you about 14% on the cost of this flight compared to booking a flight leaving this week. We have found prices from $666 if you need a flight within two weeks. For flights within the next 72 hours, you can find tickets from as low as $759.
What is the cheapest month to fly from Cairns to Auckland?
Flights from Cairns to Auckland lean towards being more expensive in December. Prices are generally better when you fly from Cairns to Auckland in May, with the cheapest ticket starting at $476.
When is the cheapest time to fly from Cairns to Auckland (CNS - AKL)?
One of the essential ways to save on airfare from Cairns to Auckland is to remain as flexible as possible. Flights that are in the evening tend to be the most expensive. A flight in the morning could potentially save you up to 17% on airfare.
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Which airlines flying from Cairns to Auckland Intl have flexible cancellations due to COVID-19?
Virgin Australia, Air New Zealand, and Qantas Airways are some of the carriers that may have flexible cancellation policies. You can use our site to filter for other airlines that may also have this kind of flexibility.
Can I find flights from Cairns to Auckland for under $900 on Cheapflights?
Yes, there are multiple flights from Cairns to Auckland for under $900. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Qantas Airways for just $806, but on average you can expect to pay $828.
How popular is this Cairns to Auckland flight route?
Flights from Cairns to Auckland Intl have been viewed 1,110 times in the past calendar month.
What is the cheapest airline to fly from Cairns to Auckland return?
Qantas Airways, at $806, was found to be the cheapest airline from Cairns to Auckland..
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Do I need a COVID test to fly to Auckland from Cairns?
Information is based on travel restrictions from Cairns to Auckland Intl
Most visitors from Cairns can enter Auckland Intl without restrictions.
COVID-19 testing requirements Visitors from Cairns are not required to present a negative COVID-19 PCR test or antigen result upon entering Auckland Intl.
Quarantine requirements Visitors from Cairns are not required to quarantine after entering Auckland Intl.
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Do I need a test to fly back to Cairns from Auckland?
Returning to Cairns from Auckland Intl
COVID-19 testing requirements Visitors from Auckland Intl must present a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) test taken 72 hours before departing to Cairns.
Quarantine requirements Visitors from Auckland Intl are not required to quarantine after entering Cairns.
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