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The best prices from Cairns to Auckland are usually found in March or May, booked 60 days in advance, depart on a Monday or Thursday and return on a Tuesday

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How to find the cheapest flight from
Cairns (CNS) to Auckland (AKL)

CNS - AKL
Price
$662 - $862
AKL
Temperature
14 - 24 °C
AKL
Rainfall
20 - 57 mm

Popular in

December

High demand for flights, 18% potential price rise

Cheapest in

March

Best time to find cheap flights, 7% potential price drop

Average price

$685

Average for round-trip flights in October 2020

Round-trip from

$662

From Cairns to Auckland

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?

Users have found that flying from Cairns to Auckland on a Friday typically leans towards higher prices. However, this doesn’t mean you still can’t find a deal. Flexibility with other aspects of your flight can still land a great price for your trip.

How far in advance should I book a flight from Cairns to Auckland?

To save up to 46% on this flight, we recommend booking at least 57 days prior to travel. The price may fluctuate and will likely increase closer to your departure date. Users on Cheapflights have found tickets from Cairns to Auckland from $507 1-2 weeks out and tickets from $614 for flights departing within the next 72 hours.

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

The best pricing can be found in the month of August. Prices to Auckland from Cairns average $438. You can even find prices in August for less than $438, as users have found deals to Auckland from as low as $306. The month of December appears to be one of the more expensive times to travel to Auckland from Cairns. Flying in the targeted month can save you up to 54%.

When is the cheapest time to fly from Cairns to Auckland (CNS - AKL)?

A simple way to save on the total cost of your ticket is to fly from Cairns to Auckland in the afternoon. If you’re flexible enough to do this you can expect to save up to 22% on your trip compared to booking a flight in the evening.

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Useful info, stats and facts about Cairns to Auckland flights.

Flight FAQs

From Cairns to Auckland

Can I find flights from Cairns to Auckland for under $704 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Cairns to Auckland for under $704. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Jetstar for just $588, but on average you can expect to pay $2,153.

Which airlines flying from Cairns to Auckland Intl have flexible cancellations due to COVID-19?

Virgin Australia, Air New Zealand, and Emirates 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.

Are there direct flights from Cairns to Auckland for under $564 on Cheapflights?

There are no direct flights from Cairns to Auckland, but Cheapflights can provide you with all the information you need to find the fastest route with the fewest stops.

How popular is this flight route?

Within the past month, 1,110 users have taken a look at flights from Cairns to Auckland Intl.

Does it rain more in Cairns or Auckland?

The rainfall in Cairns is generally less than the rainfall in Auckland. This will continue over the next 10 days.

Is Cairns weather warmer or cooler than Auckland?

Our data indicates that the weather will be 31 °C on average in the month of January. The temperature in Auckland is typically colder than in Cairns. If you're traveling when the temperature is at its warmest, push to plan early, as flight price and availability will have an impact on your travels. For the best results, search for flights well in advance or after peak season.

How long does is the flight from Cairns to Auckland?

Jetstar can get you from Cairns to Auckland in just under 25h. Your travel time can differ by up to .

What is the cheapest airline to fly from Cairns to Auckland return?

Jetstar, at $588, was found to be the cheapest airline from Cairns to Auckland.. Users have found that Jetstar is 17% cheaper than the other options available to this destination.

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Things to know before you go. Useful info for your trip from Cairns to Auckland
Today's exchange rate
$1 = $1.07
Average temperature for October in Auckland
18.0 °C
Avg rainfall for October in Auckland
32.0 mm

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