Cheap flights from Brisbane to Cairns
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The best prices from Brisbane to Cairns are usually found in March or February, booked 60 days in advance, depart on a Wednesday or Tuesday and return on a Wednesday
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Brisbane (BNE) to Cairns (CNS)
BNE - CNS
$189 - $350
26 - 31 °C
27 - 436 mm
High demand for flights, 28% potential price rise
Best time to find cheap flights, 26% potential price drop
From Brisbane to Cairns
One-way flight from Brisbane to Cairns
What is the cheapest day to fly return from Brisbane to Cairns?
Users have found that flying from Brisbane to Cairns on a Saturday 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 Brisbane to Cairns?
To save on the cost of your flight from Brisbane to Cairns, book at least 39 days before your planned departure. Booking around this time can save you about 22% on the cost of this flight compared to booking a flight leaving this week. We have found prices from $372 if you need a flight within two weeks. For flights within the next 72 hours, you can find tickets from as low as $405.
What is the cheapest month to fly from Brisbane to Cairns?
The best pricing can be found in the month of March. Prices to Cairns from Brisbane average $330. You can even find prices in March for less than $330, as users have found deals to Cairns from as low as $192. The month of December appears to be one of the more expensive times to travel to Cairns from Brisbane. Flying in the targeted month can save you up to 35%.
When is the cheapest time to fly from Brisbane to Cairns (BNE - CNS)?
It’s typically best to fly out from Brisbane to Cairns in the afternoon. Doing so could potentially save you 19% on the flight price compared to flying at midday, which is usually more expensive.
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Top 4 airlines from Brisbane to Cairns
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Hourly flight availability from Brisbane to Cairns
|Morning 6 AM to midday||58% of flight departures|
|Afternoon Midday to 6 PM||30% of flight departures|
|Early morning Midnight to 6 AM||7% of flight departures|
|Evening 6 PM to midnight||5% of flight departures|