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The best prices from Perth to Cairns International are usually found in February or March, booked 36 days in advance, depart on a Monday or Friday and return on a Thursday

How to find the cheapest flight from
Perth (PER) to Cairns International (CNS)

PER - CNS
Price
$460 - $708
Popular in December High demand for flights, 19% potential price rise
Cheapest in February Best time to find cheap flights, 19% potential price drop
Round-trip from $460 From Perth to Cairns International
One-way from $265 One-way flight from Perth to Cairns International
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 Perth to Cairns International?

Users have found that flying from Perth to Cairns International on a Tuesday 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 Perth to Cairns International?

To save up to 21% on this flight, we recommend booking at least 61 days prior to travel. The price may fluctuate and will likely increase closer to your departure date. Users on Cheapflights have found tickets from Perth to Cairns International from $558 1-2 weeks out and tickets from $601 for flights departing within the next 72 hours.

What is the cheapest month to fly from Perth to Cairns International?

March can be a great time to fly to Cairns International from Perth with a flight ticket averaging about $364. Cheapflights users have found deals in the month of March for as cheap as $227. The most expensive prices can be found in the month of December.

When is the cheapest time to fly from Perth to Cairns International (PER - CNS)?

One of the essential ways to save on airfare from Perth to Cairns International is to remain as flexible as possible. Flights that are in the morning tend to be the most expensive. If a flight is in the afternoon is possible it can save you up to 11% on airfare.

Cheap flights from Perth to Cairns International in August, September 2020

The best prices found for PER to CNS flights in August, September
25 Aug - 1 Sep
$408pp
PER
Perth
Virgin Australia
 
1 STOP
CNS
Cairns
CNS
Cairns
Virgin Australia
 
1 STOP
PER
Perth
10 Aug - 20 Aug
$409pp
PER
Perth
Virgin Australia
 
1 STOP
CNS
Cairns
CNS
Cairns
Virgin Australia
 
1 STOP
PER
Perth
28 Jul - 5 Aug
$423pp
PER
Perth
Virgin Australia
 
1 STOP
CNS
Cairns
CNS
Cairns
Virgin Australia
 
1 STOP
PER
Perth

Perth to Cairns International 2020 flight deals

Cheap flights to Cairns International from Perth found for this year
1 Oct - 9 Oct
$278pp
PER
Perth
Jetstar
Direct
CNS
Cairns
CNS
Cairns
Jetstar
Direct
PER
Perth
1 Oct - 9 Oct
$344pp
PER
Perth
Multiple airlines
Direct
CNS
Cairns
CNS
Cairns
Virgin Australia
 
1 STOP
PER
Perth
2 Oct - 9 Oct
$347pp
PER
Perth
Multiple airlines
 
1 STOP
CNS
Cairns
CNS
Cairns
Jetstar
Direct
PER
Perth

Direct flights to Cairns International from Perth

Save time with Perth to Cairns International direct flight deals
1 Oct - 9 Oct
$278pp
PER
Perth
Jetstar
Direct
CNS
Cairns
CNS
Cairns
Jetstar
Direct
PER
Perth
1 Oct - 9 Oct
$499pp
PER
Perth
Multiple airlines
Direct
CNS
Cairns
CNS
Cairns
Qantas Airways
Direct
PER
Perth
1 Oct - 9 Oct
$717pp
PER
Perth
Qantas Airways
Direct
CNS
Cairns
CNS
Cairns
Qantas Airways
Direct
PER
Perth

Last-minute flights from Perth to Cairns International

Late deals on return flights to Cairns International from Perth, departing today and this week
28 Jul - 5 Aug
$423pp
PER
Perth
Virgin Australia
 
1 STOP
CNS
Cairns
CNS
Cairns
Virgin Australia
 
1 STOP
PER
Perth
28 Jul - 5 Aug
$453pp
PER
Perth
Multiple airlines
 
1 STOP
CNS
Cairns
CNS
Cairns
Qantas Airways
 
1 STOP
PER
Perth
28 Jul - 5 Aug
$460pp
PER
Perth
Qantas Airways
 
1 STOP
CNS
Cairns
CNS
Cairns
Qantas Airways
 
1 STOP
PER
Perth

One-way flights to Cairns International from Perth

The cheapest one-way flights from Perth to Cairns International
13:55 - 15:50
Jetstar
1 stop
23h 55m
PER - CNS
Jetstar
$371
Kiwi.com
02:25 - 13:25
Singapore Airlines
1 stop
33h 00m
PER - CNS
Singapore Airlines
$788
Travelgenio
06:15 - 04:50
Multiple Airlines
2 stops
20h 35m
PER - CNS
Multiple Airlines
$937
Kiwi.com

Related info for your journey

Useful info, stats and facts about Perth to Cairns International flights.

Flight FAQs

From Perth to Cairns International

Can I find flights from Perth to Cairns International for under $300 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Perth to Cairns International for under $300. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Jetstar for just $278, but on average you can expect to pay $395.

Are there direct flights from Perth to Cairns International for under $300 on Cheapflights?

Cheapflights has 3 direct flights from Perth to Cairns International under $300. A good price for a direct flight from Perth to Cairns International is less than $498.

Are there last-minute flights available from Perth to Cairns International for under $500?

There are currently 3+ open flights from Perth to Cairns International within the next 7 days for less than $500.

How popular is this flight route?

The Perth to Cairns flight path was viewed by 1,803 users in the past month. Keep an eye out for changes in search interest prior to high and low season.

Does it rain more in Perth or Cairns?

When travelling, we recommend packing in preparation to handle common weather conditions. The rainfall in Perth is typically greater than that of Cairns. We can gather that this will continue over the next 18 days.

Is Perth weather warmer or cooler than Cairns?

Temperatures around the 32 °Cs can be experienced in January. The weather in Cairns is colder than in Perth. Plan for potential changes in flight availability as peak weather approaches in this location.

How long does is the flight from Perth to Cairns International?

For as low as $390, Jetstar can have you in Cairns International from Perth in 4h 10m. Both multi-stop and direct flights can be found to your destination and back.

What are the cheapest airlines to flying from Perth to Cairns International return?

Our cheapest airline available from Perth to Cairns International is Jetstar. Our recent data shows that you can find tickets from as low as $390 on this airline. Additional options worth looking into are Virgin Australia and Qantas Airways, starting at $542 and $590 round-trip. You may be able to fly from Perth to Cairns International for 31% less than the average price by searching for these airlines.

What are the cheapest airlines to fly from Perth to Cairns International one-way?

The cheapest airline one-way is Jetstar, with whom users have recently found tickets for as low as $209. However, be on the lookout for offers from Virgin Australia and Qantas Airways, as they are both options that can get you from Perth to Cairns International for a low price.

Alternative routes for Perth to Cairns International

Destination information for Cairns International

Things to know before you go. Useful info for your trip from Perth to Cairns International
Flight duration
4h 37m

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