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How to find the cheapest flight from
Maroochydore/Sunshine Coast (MCY) to Cairns (CNS)

All the information you need to plan the best MCY to CNS flight in 2021: compare Maroochydore/Sunshine Coast to Cairns flight prices with the expected peak season, weather and rainfall in Cairns.
MCY - CNS
Price
$426 - $849
CNS
Temperature
26 - 31 °C
CNS
Rainfall
27 - 436 mm

Popular in

December

High demand for flights, 27% potential price rise

Cheapest in

May

Best time to find cheap flights, 31% potential price drop

Round-trip from

$426

From Maroochydore/Sunshine Coast to Cairns

One-way from

$306

One-way flight from Maroochydore/Sunshine Coast 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 Maroochydore/Sunshine Coast to Cairns?

Users have found that flying from Maroochydore/Sunshine Coast to Cairns on a Sunday 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 Maroochydore/Sunshine Coast to Cairns?

Users have found that booking a flight from Maroochydore/Sunshine Coast to Cairns at least 39 days early can save you up to 22% on average compared to booking a flight this week. If booking 39 days before your flight isn’t an option for you, users have found flights from Maroochydore/Sunshine Coast to Cairns for as little as $347 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 $377 for flights departing within the next 3 days.

What is the cheapest month to fly from Maroochydore/Sunshine Coast to Cairns?

The best pricing can be found in the month of March. Prices to Cairns from Maroochydore/Sunshine Coast average $307. You can even find prices in March for less than $307, as users have found deals to Cairns from as low as $178. The month of December appears to be one of the more expensive times to travel to Cairns from Maroochydore/Sunshine Coast. Flying in the targeted month can save you up to 35%.

When is the cheapest time to fly from Maroochydore/Sunshine Coast to Cairns (MCY - CNS)?

One of the essential ways to save on airfare from Maroochydore/Sunshine Coast to Cairns is to remain as flexible as possible. Flights that are in the morning tend to be the most expensive. A flight in the afternoon could potentially save you up to 52% on airfare.

Cheap flights from Maroochydore/Sunshine Coast to Cairns in May, June 2021

The best prices found for MCY to CNS flights in May, June
10 May - 17 May
$445pp
MCY
Maroochydore Sunshine Coast
Alliance Airlines
Direct
CNS
Cairns
CNS
Cairns
Alliance Airlines
Direct
MCY
Maroochydore Sunshine Coast
5 Jun - 8 Jun
$446pp
MCY
Maroochydore Sunshine Coast
Multiple airlines
   
2 STOPS
CNS
Cairns
CNS
Cairns
Jetstar
   
2 STOPS
MCY
Maroochydore Sunshine Coast
10 May - 17 May
$454pp
MCY
Maroochydore Sunshine Coast
Multiple airlines
 
1 STOP
CNS
Cairns
CNS
Cairns
Alliance Airlines
Direct
MCY
Maroochydore Sunshine Coast

Maroochydore/Sunshine Coast to Cairns 2021 flight deals

Cheap flights to Cairns from Maroochydore/Sunshine Coast found for this year
27 Aug - 3 Sep
$352pp
MCY
Maroochydore Sunshine Coast
Alliance Airlines
Direct
CNS
Cairns
CNS
Cairns
Alliance Airlines
Direct
MCY
Maroochydore Sunshine Coast
23 Jul - 26 Jul
$356pp
MCY
Maroochydore Sunshine Coast
Alliance Airlines
Direct
CNS
Cairns
CNS
Cairns
Alliance Airlines
Direct
MCY
Maroochydore Sunshine Coast
9 Aug - 13 Aug
$361pp
MCY
Maroochydore Sunshine Coast
Alliance Airlines
Direct
CNS
Cairns
CNS
Cairns
Alliance Airlines
Direct
MCY
Maroochydore Sunshine Coast

Direct flights to Cairns from Maroochydore/Sunshine Coast

Save time with Maroochydore/Sunshine Coast to Cairns direct flight deals
27 Aug - 3 Sep
$352pp
MCY
Maroochydore Sunshine Coast
Alliance Airlines
Direct
CNS
Cairns
CNS
Cairns
Alliance Airlines
Direct
MCY
Maroochydore Sunshine Coast
23 Jul - 26 Jul
$356pp
MCY
Maroochydore Sunshine Coast
Alliance Airlines
Direct
CNS
Cairns
CNS
Cairns
Alliance Airlines
Direct
MCY
Maroochydore Sunshine Coast
9 Aug - 13 Aug
$361pp
MCY
Maroochydore Sunshine Coast
Alliance Airlines
Direct
CNS
Cairns
CNS
Cairns
Alliance Airlines
Direct
MCY
Maroochydore Sunshine Coast

Last-minute flights from Maroochydore/Sunshine Coast to Cairns

Late deals on return flights to Cairns from Maroochydore/Sunshine Coast, departing today and this week
15 May - 18 May
$531pp
MCY
Maroochydore Sunshine Coast
Jetstar
 
1 STOP
CNS
Cairns
CNS
Cairns
Jetstar
 
1 STOP
MCY
Maroochydore Sunshine Coast
16 May - 19 May
$535pp
MCY
Maroochydore Sunshine Coast
Multiple airlines
Direct
CNS
Cairns
CNS
Cairns
Jetstar
 
1 STOP
MCY
Maroochydore Sunshine Coast
16 May - 19 May
$545pp
MCY
Maroochydore Sunshine Coast
Multiple airlines
 
1 STOP
CNS
Cairns
CNS
Cairns
Virgin Australia
 
1 STOP
MCY
Maroochydore Sunshine Coast

One-way flights to Cairns from Maroochydore/Sunshine Coast

The cheapest one-way flights from Maroochydore/Sunshine Coast to Cairns
10:05 - 12:25
Alliance Airlines
Direct
2h 20m
MCY - CNS
Alliance Airlines
$306
Kiwi.com
15:25 - 15:20
Virgin Australia
2 stops
23h 55m
MCY - CNS
Virgin Australia
03:10 - 04:45
Multiple Airlines
3 stops
25h 35m
MCY - CNS
Multiple Airlines
$459
Gotogate

Related info for your journey

Useful info, stats and facts about <span class="emphasized">Maroochydore/Sunshine Coast</span> to <span class="emphasized">Cairns</span> flights.

Flight FAQs

From Maroochydore/Sunshine Coast to Cairns

Can I find flights from Maroochydore/Sunshine Coast to Cairns for under $382 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Maroochydore/Sunshine Coast to Cairns for under $382. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Alliance Airlines for just $352, but on average you can expect to pay $445.

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

Virgin Australia, Qantas Airways, and Jetstar 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.

Are there direct flights from Maroochydore/Sunshine Coast to Cairns for under $382 on Cheapflights?

Cheapflights has 4 direct flights from Maroochydore/Sunshine Coast to Cairns under $382. A good price for a direct flight from Maroochydore/Sunshine Coast to Cairns is less than $389.

Are there last-minute flights available from Maroochydore/Sunshine Coast to Cairns for under $637?

There are currently 11+ open flights from Maroochydore/Sunshine Coast to Cairns within the next 7 days for less than $637.

What days are direct flights available from Sunshine Coast to Cairns?

You can find direct flights on the following days: Monday, Tuesday.

How popular is this flight route?

Flights from Maroochydore Sunshine Coast to Cairns have been viewed 8,902 times in the past calendar month.

Does it rain more in Sunshine Coast or Cairns?

When travelling, it's generally smart to pack in preparation for rain or any other conditions that may arise. The rainfall in Sunshine Coast is roughly greater than that of Cairns. You can assume this to be the case over the next 11 days.

How long does is the flight from Maroochydore/Sunshine Coast to Cairns?

Airlines like Alliance Airlines, Virgin Australia, and Jetstar fly from Maroochydore/Sunshine Coast to Cairns in about 2h 20m. The time it takes to get you to your destination can typically vary by up to 6h 45m. Both multi-stop and direct flights can be found to your destination and back.

What are the cheapest airlines to flying from Maroochydore/Sunshine Coast to Cairns return?

Alliance Airlines, at $352, was found to be the cheapest airline from Maroochydore/Sunshine Coast to Cairns. An alternate airline flying to your destination would be Jetstar. You may be able to fly from Maroochydore/Sunshine Coast to Cairns for 43% less than the average price by searching for these airlines.

What are the cheapest airlines to fly from Maroochydore/Sunshine Coast to Cairns one-way?

For one-way options, check prices for Alliance Airlines. According to our data, you can fly for as low as $192. Users have also found prices from $240 and $271 on Alliance Airlines and Jetstar, respectively.

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Destination information for Cairns

Things to know before you go - useful duration and weather info for your trip from Maroochydore/Sunshine Coast to Cairns.
Flight duration
2h 12m
Average temperature for May in Cairns
28.0 °C
Avg rainfall for May in Cairns
83.0 mm

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Hourly flight availability from Maroochydore/Sunshine Coast to Cairns

See what time of day planes typically take off from Maroochydore/Sunshine Coast towards Cairns.
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Weekly flight availability
from Maroochydore/Sunshine Coast to Cairns
See how many times per day planes take to the skies headed from Maroochydore/Sunshine Coast to Cairns.
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Monday
1 daily flight
Tuesday
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Friday
1 daily flight
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