Cheap flights from Launceston to Cairns

LST — CNS
16 Aug — 23 Aug1
Return
1 adult
Economy
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The best prices from Launceston to Cairns are usually found in January or May, booked 54 days in advance, depart on a Tuesday or Wednesday and return on a Wednesday

How to find the cheapest flight from Launceston (LST) to Cairns (CNS)

All the information you need to plan the best LST to CNS flight in 2022: compare Launceston to Cairns flight prices with the expected peak season, weather and rainfall in Cairns.

LST - CNS

Price

$328 - $470

CNS

Temperature

21 - 27 °C

CNS

Rainfall

20 - 430 mm

Popular inSeptemberHigh demand for flights, 20% potential price rise
Cheapest inJanuaryBest time to find cheap flights, 13% potential price drop
Average price$555Average for round-trip flights in August 2022
Round-trip from$467From Launceston to Cairns

What is the cheapest day to fly return from Launceston to Cairns?

Departing on a Monday is a good option for securing a great price. You can expect to save up to 23% when planning your travel around this day of the week.

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

When searching for a good deal, it’s best to be prepared for potential fluctuations in price. We recommend booking at least 54 days in advance, which can save you up to 25% on flights from Launceston to Cairns compared to booking the week you need them. Waiting 54 days out may not be for everyone, so we have options available for flights within the next two weeks, with the lowest price starting at $526. For sooner than that we have options available in the next 3 days from $638.

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

Due to multiple factors, expect to potentially pay more when booking in September. For low rates, January can be a great choice for travel to Cairns. Flights to Cairns from Launceston in January are about $536 on average during January, but can be found for as low as $390.

When is the cheapest time to fly from Launceston to Cairns (LST - CNS)?

When flying from Launceston to Cairns, the time of day you fly usually plays a role in the price. Save by searching for a flight at midday, which can drop the price by up to 9% versus a flight in the afternoon.

Cheap Virgin Australia flights from Launceston to Cairns

3 Jan. - 10 Jan.
LST

Launceston

CNS

Cairns

2 stops

8h 00m
CNS

Cairns

LST

Launceston

2 stops

14h 05m
$704

Virgin Australia

Pick Dates

Deal found 9/8/22

3 Jan. - 10 Jan.
LST

Launceston

CNS

Cairns

2 stops

8h 00m
CNS

Cairns

LST

Launceston

2 stops

14h 05m
$705

Virgin Australia

Pick Dates

Deal found 10/8/22

Related info for your journey

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

Which airlines flying from Launceston 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 Launceston to Cairns for under $700 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Launceston to Cairns for under $700. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Multiple Airlines for just $607, but on average you can expect to pay $654.

How popular is this Launceston to Cairns flight route?

This flight path from Launceston to Cairns was viewed by 330 users in the past month. Keep an eye out for changes in search interest prior to high and low season.

What are the cheapest airlines flying from Launceston to Cairns round-trip?

Flying on Virgin Australia is currently your cheapest option to Cairns, with prices starting at $704. Another option worth looking into is Qantas Airways, starting at $751 return.

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

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

What are the cheapest flights from Launceston to Cairns?

On average you can expect to pay $358 for a flight from Launceston to Cairns. The cheapest flight overall is $223 while the most popular route, (Launceston - Cairns) is currently priced at $607.

Alternative routes for Launceston to Cairns

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Top 3 airlines flying from Launceston to Cairns

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users travelling from Launceston 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$276Average$475FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time80%COVID-19 safety
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JetstarCheapest$314Average$424FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time74%COVID-19 safety
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Qantas AirwaysCheapest$458Average$758FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time74%COVID-19 safety
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