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Cheap flights from California to Cairns from $841

This is the cheapest one-way flight price found by a Cheapflights user in the last 72 hours by searching for a flight departing on 26/6. Fares are subject to change and may not be available on all flights or dates of travel. Click the price to replicate the search for this deal.
LAX — CNS
3 Jun — 10 Jun1
1 adult
Mon 3/6
Mon 10/6

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

Due to multiple factors, expect to potentially pay more when booking in February. For low rates, May can be a great choice for travel to Cairns. Flights to Cairns from California in May are about $2,564 on average during May, but can be found for as low as $1,532.

When is the cheapest time to fly from California to Cairns (CA - CNS)?

Regardless of the time of day you decide to fly, the ticket price will remain around the same. Book flights from California to Cairns as you normally would.

Cheap Air New Zealand flights from California to Cairns

Explore cheap flight options specifically provided by Air New Zealand for the route between California and Cairns. Find affordable fares and compare prices with other airlines to secure the best deal for your journey. Over the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made 540,491 searches. Data last updated 29 May 2024.
Find some of the cheapest Air New Zealand flights travelling from California to Cairns. Come back soon if you're not finding the exact deal you're looking for.
Sun 11/822:00LAX - CNS
1 stop19h 45mAir New Zealand
Tue 3/920:30CNS - LAX
2 stops33h 50mAir New Zealand
Deal found 29/5$1,687
Sun 11/822:00LAX - CNS
2 stops28h 50mAir New Zealand
Tue 3/920:30CNS - LAX
2 stops33h 50mAir New Zealand
Deal found 29/5$1,720
Tue 6/822:00LAX - CNS
1 stop19h 45mAir New Zealand
Fri 23/820:30CNS - LAX
2 stops57h 50mAir New Zealand
Deal found 28/5$1,752
Tue 6/822:00LAX - CNS
2 stops27h 00mAir New Zealand
Fri 23/820:30CNS - LAX
2 stops57h 50mAir New Zealand
Deal found 29/5$1,786
Sun 8/922:00LAX - CNS
1 stop19h 45mAir New Zealand
Wed 18/914:35CNS - LAX
2 stops35h 25mAir New Zealand
Deal found 28/5$1,815
Mon 12/822:00SFO - CNS
2 stops28h 50mAir New Zealand
Wed 21/820:30CNS - SFO
2 stops33h 20mAir New Zealand
Deal found 28/5$1,936
Sun 11/821:00LAX - CNS
1 stop20h 45mAir New Zealand
Tue 3/911:55CNS - LAX
1 stop18h 25mAir New Zealand
Deal found 29/5$1,976
Tue 27/822:00LAX - CNS
1 stop19h 45mAir New Zealand
Sun 8/920:30CNS - LAX
2 stops33h 50mAir New Zealand
Deal found 28/5$9,264
Tue 27/822:00LAX - CNS
1 stop19h 45mAir New Zealand
Sat 7/906:00CNS - LAX
2 stops24h 20mAir New Zealand
Deal found 28/5$10,134

Cheap Singapore Airlines flights from California to Cairns

Explore cheap flight options specifically provided by Singapore Airlines for the route between California and Cairns. Find affordable fares and compare prices with other airlines to secure the best deal for your journey. Over the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made 540,491 searches. Data last updated 29 May 2024.
To aid your search, here are some of the cheapest Singapore Airlines flights we've found from California to Cairns. Deals are refreshing constantly so come back soon for more options.
Wed 21/811:30SFO - CNS
1 stop36h 30mSingapore Airlines
Wed 11/918:15CNS - SFO
1 stop43h 00mSingapore Airlines
Deal found 29/5$2,367
Sat 7/914:20LAX - CNS
2 stops33h 40mSingapore Airlines
Thu 12/913:00CNS - LAX
3 stops40h 50mSingapore Airlines
Deal found 28/5$3,051

Cheap California to Cairns flights in May & June 2024

Find cheap flight options from California to Cairns specifically for the months of May and June 2024. Explore affordable fares based on user searches. Over the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made 540,491 searches. Prices were last updated on 29 May 2024.
These are some of the most attractive deals on flights from California to Cairns in 2024. Check back soon for alternative fares.
Thu 27/621:15LAX - CNS
1 stop32h 20mQantas Airways
Thu 4/713:45CNS - LAX
1 stop21h 45mQantas Airways
Deal found 28/5$1,847
Thu 13/620:50LAX - CNS
1 stop22h 50mQantas Airways
Sun 23/609:10CNS - LAX
2 stops22h 10mQantas Airways
Deal found 28/5$1,973
Thu 27/623:45LAX - CNS
2 stops29h 50mQantas Airways
Thu 4/720:30CNS - LAX
1 stop39h 00mQantas Airways
Deal found 28/5$2,097
Thu 13/623:45LAX - CNS
2 stops29h 50mQantas Airways
Sun 23/606:00CNS - LAX
2 stops25h 20mQantas Airways
Deal found 28/5$2,159
Thu 27/623:45LAX - CNS
2 stops29h 50mQantas Airways
Thu 4/706:00CNS - LAX
2 stops25h 20mQantas Airways
Deal found 28/5$2,234
Thu 13/620:50LAX - CNS
1 stop22h 50mQantas Airways
Sun 23/613:30CNS - LAX
1 stop33h 30mQantas Airways
Deal found 28/5$2,415
Thu 27/606:00LAX - CNS
3 stops47h 50mMultiple Airlines
Thu 4/706:00CNS - LAX
2 stops35h 20mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 28/5$2,664
Wed 26/601:15LAX - CNS
2 stops42h 25mMultiple Airlines
Thu 4/706:00CNS - LAX
2 stops22h 50mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 28/5$3,559
Wed 26/601:15LAX - CNS
2 stops42h 25mMultiple Airlines
Thu 4/716:00CNS - LAX
1 stop19h 30mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 28/5$3,678

California to Cairns 2024 flight deals

Discover exclusive flight deals for travel between California and Cairns in 2024. Find excellent offers based on user searches. Over the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made 540,491 searches. Data last updated 29 May 2024.
These are some of the most attractive deals on flights from California to Cairns in 2024. Check back soon for alternative fares.
Tue 6/823:55LAX - CNS
2 stops30h 10mMultiple Airlines
Fri 23/815:50CNS - LAX
2 stops38h 05mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 28/5$1,640
Sun 11/822:00LAX - CNS
1 stop19h 45mAir New Zealand
Tue 3/920:30CNS - LAX
2 stops33h 50mAir New Zealand
Deal found 29/5$1,687
Sun 11/822:00LAX - CNS
2 stops28h 50mAir New Zealand
Tue 3/920:30CNS - LAX
2 stops33h 50mAir New Zealand
Deal found 29/5$1,720
Thu 12/922:15SFO - CNS
1 stop27h 00mQantas Airways
Sat 21/918:55CNS - SFO
1 stop39h 55mQantas Airways
Deal found 28/5$1,723
Thu 25/722:15SFO - CNS
1 stop31h 45mQantas Airways
Sun 11/806:35CNS - SFO
1 stop28h 15mQantas Airways
Deal found 28/5$1,725
Mon 16/921:15LAX - CNS
1 stop32h 20mQantas Airways
Sat 21/915:50CNS - LAX
1 stop39h 30mQantas Airways
Deal found 28/5$1,728
Fri 26/719:45SFO - CNS
2 stops23h 20mMultiple Airlines
Sun 11/806:00CNS - SFO
2 stops21h 33mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 28/5$1,732
Thu 25/722:15SFO - CNS
1 stop31h 45mQantas Airways
Sat 10/819:20CNS - SFO
1 stop39h 30mQantas Airways
Deal found 28/5$1,735
Thu 25/722:15SFO - CNS
1 stop22h 20mQantas Airways
Sun 11/813:45CNS - SFO
2 stops21h 05mQantas Airways
Deal found 28/5$1,744

One-way flights to Cairns from California

Search for one-way flight options from California to Cairns. Find affordable one-way fares based on user searches. Compare prices and availability to plan your one-way journey according to your preferred dates and budget. Over the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made 540,491 searches. Data last updated 29 May 2024.
If you're seeking multiple options on one-way flights from California to Cairns, be sure to check out these deals, which are updated often. Those needing a return flight from California to Cairns can use the search form above.
Wed 26/607:00LAX - CNS
2 stops57h 15mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 28/5$841
Wed 26/607:55LAX - CNS
3 stops56h 20mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 28/5$853
Tue 3/910:55LAX - CNS
1 stop24h 30mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 29/5$1,070
Mon 2/900:15LAX - CNS
2 stops49h 00mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 29/5$1,186
Tue 1/1023:45LAX - CNS
1 stop25h 45mQantas Airways
Deal found 28/5$1,254
Tue 3/921:50LAX - CNS
2 stops27h 10mQantas Airways
Deal found 29/5$1,268
Tue 1/1023:45LAX - CNS
2 stops29h 15mQantas Airways
Deal found 29/5$1,277
Sat 21/923:55LAX - CNS
2 stops29h 55mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 28/5$1,310
Sat 21/921:50LAX - CNS
1 stop22h 15mQantas Airways
Deal found 28/5$1,325

Find flights from California to Cairns within your budget

Customise your flight search to find flights from California to Cairns that fit within your specific budget. Explore options based on user searches and filter the results based on your desired price range. Find flights that match your budget for a cost-effective journey. Over the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made 540,491 searches. Data last updated 29 May 2024.

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$1,640 - $2,459

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Depart

Return

Price

Los AngelesCairns

LAX - CNS

LAXCNS

Los Angeles

Tue 6/8

2 stops30h 10m

Cairns

Fri 23/8

2 stops38h 05m

$1,640

Los AngelesCairns

LAX - CNS

LAXCNS

Los Angeles

Sun 11/8

1 stop19h 45m

Cairns

Tue 3/9

2 stops33h 50m

$1,687

San FranciscoCairns

SFO - CNS

SFOCNS

San Francisco

Thu 12/9

1 stop27h 00m

Cairns

Sat 21/9

1 stop39h 55m

$1,723

San FranciscoCairns

SFO - CNS

SFOCNS

San Francisco

Wed 21/8

1 stop27h 20m

Cairns

Wed 11/9

1 stop17h 30m

$1,847

San FranciscoCairns

SFO - CNS

SFOCNS

San Francisco

Thu 7/11

2 stops54h 15m

Cairns

Wed 13/11

3 stops28h 41m

$2,245

San FranciscoCairns

SFO - CNS

SFOCNS

San Francisco

Wed 21/8

1 stop36h 30m

Cairns

Wed 11/9

1 stop43h 00m

$2,367

San FranciscoCairns

SFO - CNS

SFOCNS

San Francisco

Tue 20/8

2 stops64h 40m

Cairns

Wed 11/9

2 stops45h 20m

$2,411

San FranciscoCairns

SFO - CNS

SFOCNS

San Francisco

Tue 23/7

2 stops27h 20m

Cairns

Sat 10/8

2 stops21h 33m

$2,441

San FranciscoCairns

SFO - CNS

SFOCNS

San Francisco

Tue 20/8

2 stops42h 55m

Cairns

Wed 11/9

2 stops45h 15m

$2,459

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Deals found on 28/5

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Reviews of airlines servicing Cairns

Get insights into the airlines that provide service to Cairns. Read reviews, discover amenities, and learn about the overall travel experience offered by airlines. Use this information to make informed decisions when choosing an airline for your flight to Cairns. Reviews last updated 29 May 2024.
To help decide which airline to fly from California to Cairns, see what other customers have to say about Air New Zealand, Singapore Airlines and Cathay Pacific. In addition to providing an overall rating, users have also rated airlines in terms of entertainment options, comfort, food, crew/service, and boarding process.
8.5
Very Good
915 reviews

Crew

8.8

Comfort

8.3

Food

7.8

Entertainment

8.0

Boarding

8.6

Overall

8.5

Reviews

1 / 10

Got me there and back on time. Except for a 30 min maintenance delay, but that meant more time for nap. Crew was super nice.

8.5
Very Good
915 reviews
8.5
Very Good
915 reviews

Crew

8.8

Comfort

8.3

Food

7.8

Entertainment

8.0

Boarding

8.6

Overall

8.5

Reviews

1 / 10

Got me there and back on time. Except for a 30 min maintenance delay, but that meant more time for nap. Crew was super nice.

8.3
Very Good
1,468 reviews
8.5
Very Good
915 reviews

Crew

8.8

Comfort

8.3

Food

7.8

Entertainment

8.0

Boarding

8.6

Overall

8.5

Reviews

1 / 10

Got me there and back on time. Except for a 30 min maintenance delay, but that meant more time for nap. Crew was super nice.

8.3
Very Good
608 reviews
8.5
Very Good
915 reviews

Crew

8.8

Comfort

8.3

Food

7.8

Entertainment

8.0

Boarding

8.6

Overall

8.5

Reviews

1 / 10

Got me there and back on time. Except for a 30 min maintenance delay, but that meant more time for nap. Crew was super nice.

8.2
Very Good
1,425 reviews
8.5
Very Good
915 reviews

Crew

8.8

Comfort

8.3

Food

7.8

Entertainment

8.0

Boarding

8.6

Overall

8.5

Reviews

1 / 10

Got me there and back on time. Except for a 30 min maintenance delay, but that meant more time for nap. Crew was super nice.

8.0
Very Good
244 reviews
8.5
Very Good
915 reviews

Crew

8.8

Comfort

8.3

Food

7.8

Entertainment

8.0

Boarding

8.6

Overall

8.5

Reviews

1 / 10

Got me there and back on time. Except for a 30 min maintenance delay, but that meant more time for nap. Crew was super nice.

Related info for your journey

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  • What airport do you fly into for flights to Cairns from California?

    Cairns (CNS) is the airport you will fly into if you book a flight from California to Cairns. It is only a 4.4 km journey from Cairns (CNS) to Cairns’s city centre.

  • Can I find flights from California to Cairns for under $1,700 on Cheapflights?

    Yes, there are multiple flights from California to Cairns for under $1,700. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Multiple Airlines for just $1,640, but on average you can expect to pay $1,753.

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

    The cheapest airline one-way is Qantas Airways, with whom users have recently found tickets for as low as $1,254. However, be on the lookout for offers from United Airlines and Air New Zealand, as they are both options that can get you from California to Cairns for a low price.

  • What are the most popular routes from California to Cairns?

  • What does LAX to CNS mean?

    This is defined as Los Angeles Airport (LAX) and Cairns Airport (CNS). Codes like Cairns Airport are often used to just call airports uniquely. San Francisco Airport (SFO), San Diego Airport (SAN), Santa Ana J. Wayne/Orange Cnty Airport (SNA), San Jose Airport (SJC), Ontario Airport (ONT) are other airports near this flight route and their unique identifiers/IATA codes.

  • Can I find deals for flights from California to Cairns that include extra baggage allowance?

    The amount of baggage you can bring on your California to Cairns flight depends on the airline and the type of fare you've chosen. After entering your flight details, you'll be able to view the specific baggage policies for each deal in the search results. Keep in mind that certain deals may offer additional baggage allowance.

  • Can I find deals on flights from California to Cairns with specific airlines?

    Yes, Cheapflights allows you to browse and filter California to Cairns flight deals by airline. After entering your origin and destination, use the available filters to view flights offered by airlines.

  • Can I find deals for flights from California to Cairns that include hotel bookings?

    Yes. In addition to deals on California to Cairns flights, Cheapflights offers holiday packages that include both flights and hotel.

  • How can I find direct flights from California to Cairns?

    After entering your origin and destination, apply the non-stop filter on the search result page to find direct flights from California to Cairns.

  • Can I find deals for business class flights from California to Cairns?

    Yes. Cheapflights offers flight deals from California to Cairns by cabin class. In addition to browsing deals, you can also filter by cabin class on the search results page after making a search.

  • Can I find deals for flights from California to Cairns that allow pets onboard?

    Many airlines flying from California to Cairns offer the option to travel with pets. After selecting a flight deal, you can find more information about the airline's pet policy on their official website or by contacting the airline directly. Please note that additional fees and restrictions may apply.

  • Can I find deals on last-minute flights from California to Cairns?

    Yes, you can often find last-minute deals on California to Cairns flights on Cheapflights. However, these deals can vary and may not always be available. We recommend checking back frequently or signing up for price alerts for the most up-to-date deals.

  • How recently were the California to Cairns flight deals updated?

    The California to Cairns flight deals you see on this page were last updated on 29/5.

  • What is the cheapest month to book a flight from California to Cairns?

    Currently, January is the cheapest month in which you can book a flight from California to Cairns (average of $188). Flying from California to Cairns in June is currently the most expensive (average of $281). There are several factors that can impact the price of a flight, so comparing airlines, departure airports and flight times can provide users with more options.

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