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Flights to get there soon

Flights to Cairns in the next month
17 Mar - 26 Mar
$393 pp
MEL
Melbourne
Tiger Airways Australia
Direct
CNS
Cairns
CNS
Cairns
Tiger Airways Australia
 
1 stop
MEL
Melbourne
07 Mar - 12 Mar
$486 pp
AVV
Avalon
Multiple Airlines
 
1 stop
CNS
Cairns
CNS
Cairns
Multiple Airlines
 
1 stop
AVV
Avalon

Cheap flights for the next season

Find flight deals in the next 3 months
19 Apr - 23 Apr
$274 pp
MEL
Melbourne
Jetstar Airways
 
1 stop
CNS
Cairns
CNS
Cairns
Jetstar Airways
Direct
MEL
Melbourne
21 May - 24 May
$396 pp
AVV
Avalon
Multiple Airlines
 
1 stop
CNS
Cairns
CNS
Cairns
Multiple Airlines
 
1 stop
AVV
Avalon

Flights for the forward planner

Search and compare flight prices in the next 6 months
23 Jul - 24 Jul
$369 pp
MEL
Melbourne
Tiger Airways Australia
Direct
CNS
Cairns
CNS
Cairns
Tiger Airways Australia
 
1 stop
MEL
Melbourne
02 Jun - 06 Jun
$424 pp
AVV
Avalon
Multiple Airlines
 
1 stop
CNS
Cairns
CNS
Cairns
Multiple Airlines
 
1 stop
AVV
Avalon

Destination information for Cairns

Things to know before you go. Useful info for your trip from Melbourne to Cairns

Flight duration

3 hrs 19 mins

Airports serving Melbourne

  • Melbourne - Tullamarine (MEL)
  • Avalon Airport (AVV)
  • Essendon (MEB)

Airports servicing Cairns

  • Cairns International (CNS)

Temp on Avg for February in Cairns

30.9 °C

Avg rainfall for February in Cairns

435.9 mm
How much do things cost?
Melbourne is 1% cheaper than Cairns
1 bedroom apartment in city centre
Cairns 709
Melbourne 1129
One-way ticket (local transport)
Cairns 3
Melbourne 3
Large bottle of water
Cairns 1
Melbourne 1
Cappuccino
Cairns 3
Melbourne 3
Additional useful information for Cairns

The weather in Cairns is likely to be 29°C for the next ten days.

Over the next ten days, the expected rainfall is likely to be 12.9 mm more in Cairns than in Melbourne.

If the weather forecasters have got it right, there will be 0% chance of sun in Cairns as opposed to 43% in Melbourne.

Related info for your journey

Useful info, stats and facts about Melbourne to Cairns flights.
Flight FAQs
From Melbourne to Cairns
How many passenger seats are available on a flight on this route?
There are typically 705 per day
What is the best airline?
Every week Jetstar Airways has 61 flights from Melbourne to Cairns
Which is the best aircraft?
When flying to Cairns, the most commonly used aircraft from Melbourne is a Boeing 737-800 (winglets)
What is the average flight cancellation?
Flights from Melbourne to Cairns are rarely cancelled
What percent of flights are delayed?
The percentage of flights delayed from Melbourne is 12.8% to Cairns
What is the average delay time?
There is typically a delay of 28 mins
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