Cheap flights from Gold Coast to Cairns

OOL — CNS
16 Aug — 23 Aug1
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How far in advance should I book a flight from Gold Coast to Cairns?

Users have found that booking a flight from Gold Coast to Cairns at least 37 days early can save you up to 20% on average compared to booking a flight this week. If booking 37 days before your flight isn’t an option for you, users have found flights from Gold Coast to Cairns for as little as $263 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 $296 for flights departing within the next 3 days.

What is the cheapest month to fly from Gold Coast to Cairns?

The best pricing can be found in the month of January. Prices to Cairns from Gold Coast average $254. You can even find prices in January for less than $254, as users have found deals to Cairns from as low as $169. The month of September appears to be one of the more expensive times to travel to Cairns from Gold Coast. Flying in the targeted month can save you up to 26%.

When is the cheapest time to fly from Gold Coast to Cairns (SKM - CNS)?

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

Cheap flights from Gold Coast to Cairns in August, September 2022

The best prices found for Gold Coast to CNS flights in August, September
14 Sep. - 15 Sep.
OOL

Coolangatta Gold Coast

CNS

Cairns

Nonstop

2h 20m
CNS

Cairns

OOL

Coolangatta Gold Coast

Nonstop

2h 10m
$175

Jetstar

Pick Dates

Deal found 9/8/22

14 Sep. - 15 Sep.
OOL

Coolangatta Gold Coast

CNS

Cairns

Nonstop

2h 20m
CNS

Cairns

OOL

Coolangatta Gold Coast

Nonstop

2h 10m
$194

Jetstar

Pick Dates

Deal found 10/8/22

14 Sep. - 21 Sep.
OOL

Coolangatta Gold Coast

CNS

Cairns

Nonstop

2h 20m
CNS

Cairns

OOL

Coolangatta Gold Coast

Nonstop

2h 15m
$212

Jetstar

Pick Dates

Deal found 10/8/22

Gold Coast to Cairns 2022 flight deals

Cheap flights to Cairns from Gold Coast found for this year
14 Sep. - 15 Sep.
OOL

Coolangatta Gold Coast

CNS

Cairns

Nonstop

2h 20m
CNS

Cairns

OOL

Coolangatta Gold Coast

Nonstop

2h 10m
$175

Jetstar

Pick Dates

Deal found 9/8/22

14 Sep. - 15 Sep.
OOL

Coolangatta Gold Coast

CNS

Cairns

Nonstop

2h 20m
CNS

Cairns

OOL

Coolangatta Gold Coast

Nonstop

2h 10m
$194

Jetstar

Pick Dates

Deal found 10/8/22

27 Dec. - 31 Dec.
OOL

Coolangatta Gold Coast

CNS

Cairns

Nonstop

2h 20m
CNS

Cairns

OOL

Coolangatta Gold Coast

Nonstop

2h 15m
$211

Jetstar

Pick Dates

Deal found 8/8/22

Cheap Jetstar flights from Gold Coast to Cairns

14 Sep. - 15 Sep.
OOL

Coolangatta Gold Coast

CNS

Cairns

Nonstop

2h 20m
CNS

Cairns

OOL

Coolangatta Gold Coast

Nonstop

2h 10m
$175

Jetstar

Pick Dates

Deal found 9/8/22

14 Sep. - 15 Sep.
OOL

Coolangatta Gold Coast

CNS

Cairns

Nonstop

2h 20m
CNS

Cairns

OOL

Coolangatta Gold Coast

Nonstop

2h 10m
$194

Jetstar

Pick Dates

Deal found 10/8/22

27 Dec. - 31 Dec.
OOL

Coolangatta Gold Coast

CNS

Cairns

Nonstop

2h 20m
CNS

Cairns

OOL

Coolangatta Gold Coast

Nonstop

2h 15m
$211

Jetstar

Pick Dates

Deal found 8/8/22

Cheap Qantas Airways flights from Gold Coast to Cairns

16 Aug. - 18 Aug.
OOL

Coolangatta Gold Coast

CNS

Cairns

2 stops

6h 35m
CNS

Cairns

OOL

Coolangatta Gold Coast

1 stop

25h 55m
$954

Qantas Airways

Pick Dates

Deal found 10/8/22

17 Aug. - 20 Aug.
OOL

Coolangatta Gold Coast

CNS

Cairns

2 stops

11h 20m
CNS

Cairns

OOL

Coolangatta Gold Coast

2 stops

14h 20m
$1,047

Qantas Airways

Pick Dates

Deal found 8/8/22

17 Aug. - 20 Aug.
OOL

Coolangatta Gold Coast

CNS

Cairns

2 stops

11h 20m
CNS

Cairns

OOL

Coolangatta Gold Coast

2 stops

14h 20m
$1,121

Qantas Airways

Pick Dates

Deal found 9/8/22

Direct flights to Cairns from Gold Coast

Save time with Gold Coast to Cairns direct flight deals
14 Sep. - 15 Sep.
OOL

Coolangatta Gold Coast

CNS

Cairns

Nonstop

2h 20m
CNS

Cairns

OOL

Coolangatta Gold Coast

Nonstop

2h 10m
$175

Jetstar

Pick Dates

Deal found 9/8/22

14 Sep. - 15 Sep.
OOL

Coolangatta Gold Coast

CNS

Cairns

Nonstop

2h 20m
CNS

Cairns

OOL

Coolangatta Gold Coast

Nonstop

2h 10m
$194

Jetstar

Pick Dates

Deal found 10/8/22

27 Dec. - 31 Dec.
OOL

Coolangatta Gold Coast

CNS

Cairns

Nonstop

2h 20m
CNS

Cairns

OOL

Coolangatta Gold Coast

Nonstop

2h 15m
$211

Jetstar

Pick Dates

Deal found 8/8/22

Last-minute flights from Gold Coast to Cairns

Late deals on return flights to Cairns from Gold Coast, departing today and this week
16 Aug. - 18 Aug.
OOL

Coolangatta Gold Coast

CNS

Cairns

Nonstop

2h 35m
CNS

Cairns

OOL

Coolangatta Gold Coast

Nonstop

2h 10m
$215

Multiple Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 10/8/22

17 Aug. - 20 Aug.
OOL

Coolangatta Gold Coast

CNS

Cairns

Nonstop

2h 20m
CNS

Cairns

OOL

Coolangatta Gold Coast

Nonstop

2h 10m
$252

Jetstar

Pick Dates

Deal found 9/8/22

17 Aug. - 20 Aug.
OOL

Coolangatta Gold Coast

CNS

Cairns

Nonstop

2h 20m
CNS

Cairns

OOL

Coolangatta Gold Coast

Nonstop

2h 10m
$255

Jetstar

Pick Dates

Deal found 8/8/22

One-way flights to Cairns from Gold Coast

The cheapest one-way flights from Gold Coast to Cairns
8 Oct.
OOL

Coolangatta Gold Coast

CNS

Cairns

Nonstop

2h 25m
$85

Jetstar

Pick Dates

Deal found 10/8/22

18 Aug.
OOL

Coolangatta Gold Coast

CNS

Cairns

Nonstop

2h 25m
$88

Jetstar

Pick Dates

Deal found 8/8/22

11 Oct.
OOL

Coolangatta Gold Coast

CNS

Cairns

Nonstop

2h 25m
$90

Jetstar

Pick Dates

Deal found 9/8/22

Related info for your journey

Useful info, stats and facts about Gold Coast to Cairns flights.

What airport do you fly into for flights to Cairns from Gold Coast?

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

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

Jetstar, Virgin Australia, and Qantas Airways 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.

Can I find flights from Gold Coast to Cairns for under $200 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Gold Coast to Cairns for under $200. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Jetstar for just $175, but on average you can expect to pay $225.

Are there direct flights from Gold Coast to Cairns for under $200 on Cheapflights?

Cheapflights has 20 direct flights from Gold Coast to Cairns under $200. A good price for a direct flight from Gold Coast to Cairns is less than $225.

Are there last-minute flights available from Gold Coast to Cairns for under $300?

There are currently 20+ open flights from Gold Coast to Cairns within the next 7 days for less than $300.

How popular is this Gold Coast to Cairns flight route?

Within the past month, 2,609 users have taken a look at flights from Gold Coast to Cairns.

What are the most popular airlines that fly from Gold Coast to Cairns?

Jetstar, Qantas Airways and Virgin Australia are the most popular airlines when flying from Gold Coast to Cairns.

What are the most reliable airlines from Gold Coast to Cairns?

Looking for the most reliable airlines to get you to your destination on time? Our data shows these are most likely to get you from Gold Coast to Cairns on time: Virgin Australia (77%), Qantas Airways (57%), Jetstar (57%).

What are the cheapest flights from Gold Coast to Cairns?

Looking for the cheapest flight from Gold Coast to Cairns? While on average our users pay $328, our data indicates the cheapest price to be $78. The most popular route (Coolangatta Gold Coast - Cairns), is priced around $211.

Alternative routes for Gold Coast to Cairns

See prices for flight routes from nearby airports that may be better suited for you.

Top 3 airlines flying from Gold Coast to Cairns

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users travelling from Gold Coast to Cairns choose most often. Cheapest and average prices are based on aggregated data from the past 12 months.
AirlineCheapestAverageFlexibilityOn-timeCOVID-19 safety
Virgin AustraliaCheapest$116Average$223FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time80%COVID-19 safety
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JetstarCheapest$137Average$213FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time74%COVID-19 safety
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Qantas AirwaysCheapest$327Average$355FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time74%COVID-19 safety
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