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The best prices from Adelaide to Cairns are usually found in February or May, booked 60 days in advance, depart on a Monday or Wednesday and return on a Wednesday

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How to find the cheapest flight from
Adelaide (ADL) to Cairns (CNS)

ADL - CNS
Price
$407 - $603
CNS
Temperature
26 - 31 °C
CNS
Rainfall
27 - 436 mm

Popular in

July

High demand for flights, 20% potential price rise

Cheapest in

February

Best time to find cheap flights, 15% potential price drop

Round-trip from

$407

From Adelaide to Cairns

One-way from

$387

One-way flight from Adelaide to Cairns

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 Adelaide to Cairns?

Departing on a Sunday is a good option for securing a great price. You can expect to save up to 10% when planning your travel around this day of the week.

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

Users have found that booking a flight from Adelaide to Cairns at least 61 days early can save you up to 21% on average compared to booking a flight this week. If booking 61 days before your flight isn’t an option for you, users have found flights from Adelaide to Cairns for as little as $402 when booking for a departure date within the next two weeks. You can also check prices now. Some users have found airline tickets as low as $433 for flights departing within the next 3 days.

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

Flights from Adelaide to Cairns lean towards being more expensive in December. Prices are generally better when you fly from Adelaide to Cairns in March, with the cheapest ticket starting at $228.

When is the cheapest time to fly from Adelaide to Cairns (ADL - CNS)?

Unlike in the afternoon, when flights are generally more expensive, you can save up to 8% on flights from Adelaide to Cairns by exploring options for tickets at midday.

Cheap flights from Adelaide to Cairns in October, November 2020

The best prices found for ADL to CNS flights in October, November
29 Nov - 3 Dec
$338pp
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Adelaide
Jetstar
Direct
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Cairns
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Adelaide
30 Nov - 5 Dec
$349pp
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Adelaide
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Jetstar
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Adelaide
22 Nov - 26 Nov
$355pp
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Adelaide
Jetstar
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Cairns
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Jetstar
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Adelaide

Adelaide to Cairns 2020 flight deals

Cheap flights to Cairns from Adelaide found for this year
7 Dec - 17 Dec
$331pp
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Adelaide
Jetstar
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CNS
Cairns
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Cairns
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Adelaide
29 Nov - 3 Dec
$338pp
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Adelaide
30 Nov - 5 Dec
$349pp
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Adelaide

Direct flights to Cairns from Adelaide

Save time with Adelaide to Cairns direct flight deals
7 Dec - 17 Dec
$331pp
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29 Nov - 3 Dec
$338pp
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9 Apr - 19 Apr
$344pp
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One-way flights to Cairns from Adelaide

The cheapest one-way flights from Adelaide to Cairns
07:55 - 11:10
Virgin Australia
3 stops
27h 45m
ADL - CNS
Virgin Australia
$388
Virgin Australia
02:40 - 05:10
Jetstar
Direct
3h 00m
ADL - CNS
Jetstar
$489
mytrip.com
02:50 - 18:55
Multiple Airlines
3 stops
16h 35m
ADL - CNS
Multiple Airlines
$565
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Related info for your journey

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

Flight FAQs

From Adelaide to Cairns

Can I find flights from Adelaide to Cairns for under $423 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Adelaide to Cairns for under $423. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Jetstar for just $331, but on average you can expect to pay $359.

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

Due to the rapidly changing circumstances due to COVID-19, airlines like Virgin Australia and Tigerair Australia flying from Adelaide to Cairns have implemented new flexible cancellation policies.

Are there direct flights from Adelaide to Cairns for under $423 on Cheapflights?

Cheapflights has 20 direct flights from Adelaide to Cairns under $423. A good price for a direct flight from Adelaide to Cairns is less than $359.

How popular is this flight route?

The Adelaide to Cairns flight path was viewed by 2,125 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 Adelaide or Cairns?

The rainfall in Adelaide is generally more than the rainfall in Cairns. This will continue over the next 14 days.

Is Adelaide weather warmer or cooler than Cairns?

Temperatures around the 31 °Cs can be experienced in January. The weather in Cairns is hotter than in Adelaide. Plan for potential changes in flight availability as peak weather approaches in this location.

How long does is the flight from Adelaide to Cairns?

Departing from Adelaide to Cairns will take you 3h. Most flights are nonstop.

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

Our cheapest airline available from Adelaide to Cairns is Jetstar. Our recent data shows that you can find tickets from as low as $332 on this airline. Jetstar is priced at 30% lower than the current average price of a flight leaving 3 months from now.

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

For one-way options, check prices for Jetstar. According to our data, you can fly for as low as $157. Users have also found tickets on Virgin Australia for as little as $277.

Alternative routes for Adelaide to Cairns

Destination information for Cairns

Things to know before you go. Useful info for your trip from Adelaide to Cairns
Flight duration
3h 05m
Average temperature for October in Cairns
29.0 °C
Avg rainfall for October in Cairns
46.0 mm

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Airports servicing Cairns

Hourly flight availability from Adelaide to Cairns

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Weekly flight availability
from Adelaide to Cairns
Sunday
0 flights
Monday
3 daily flights
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Wednesday
3 daily flights
Thursday
3 daily flights
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3 daily flights
Saturday
3 daily flights
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