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Cheap flights from Perth to Cairns from $194

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 18/4. 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.
PER — CNS
27 Feb — 5 Mar1
1 adult
Tue 27/2
Tue 5/3

The best prices from Perth to Cairns are usually found in February or March, booked 46 days in advance, depart on a Monday or Saturday and return on a Monday

Cheap flight deals from Perth to Cairns

Discover tips and strategies to find the most affordable flight options for your journey from Perth (PER) to Cairns (CNS). Learn about various techniques such as flexible date searches, comparing prices across and setting up price alerts. Use these methods to find the cheapest flights available for your travel needs. Data last updated 23 February 2024.

Popular in

December

Cheapest in

February

Round-trip from

$437

One-way from

$194
High demand for flights, 31% potential price rise
Best time to find cheap flights, 29% potential price drop
From Perth to Cairns
One-way flight from Perth to Cairns

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

Departing on a Sunday is a good option for securing a great price. You can expect to save up to 27% when planning your travel around this day of the week.

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

Users have found that booking a flight from Perth to Cairns at least 47 days early can save you up to 82% on average compared to booking a flight this week. If booking 47 days before your flight isn’t an option for you, users have found flights from Perth to Cairns for as little as $703 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 $908 for flights departing within the next 3 days.

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

Due to multiple factors, expect to potentially pay more when booking in December. For low rates, February can be a great choice for travel to Cairns. Flights to Cairns from Perth in February are about $702 on average during February, but can be found for as low as $267.

When is the cheapest time to fly from Perth to Cairns (PER - CNS)?

Unlike in the afternoon, when flights are generally more expensive, you can save up to 25% on flights from Perth to Cairns by exploring options for tickets in the evening.

Cheap Virgin Australia flights from Perth to Cairns

Explore cheap flight options specifically provided by Virgin Australia for the route between Perth 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 690,988 searches. Data last updated 23 February 2024.
Check out some of the cheapest Virgin Australia flights we've come across from Perth to Cairns. It's recommended that users confirm their flight details before booking.
Sun 17/313:20PER - CNS
Nonstop4h 35mVirgin Australia
Sat 23/320:55CNS - PER
Nonstop5h 00mVirgin Australia
Deal found 20/2$463
Sun 16/613:20PER - CNS
Nonstop4h 25mVirgin Australia
Mon 24/620:35CNS - PER
Nonstop5h 20mVirgin Australia
Deal found 22/2$578
Wed 17/407:30PER - CNS
1 stop10h 15mVirgin Australia
Sun 21/420:35CNS - PER
Nonstop5h 20mVirgin Australia
Deal found 21/2$654
Wed 17/423:45PER - CNS
1 stop10h 35mVirgin Australia
Sun 21/420:35CNS - PER
Nonstop5h 20mVirgin Australia
Deal found 20/2$687
Tue 18/613:45PER - CNS
1 stop8h 10mVirgin Australia
Sat 22/620:35CNS - PER
Nonstop5h 20mVirgin Australia
Deal found 22/2$696
Sun 16/613:20PER - CNS
Nonstop4h 25mVirgin Australia
Fri 21/606:00CNS - PER
1 stop8h 55mVirgin Australia
Deal found 22/2$715
Fri 22/323:30PER - CNS
1 stop9h 30mVirgin Australia
Mon 25/314:20CNS - PER
1 stop11h 45mVirgin Australia
Deal found 20/2$718
Thu 7/305:55PER - CNS
1 stop8h 05mVirgin Australia
Fri 15/306:00CNS - PER
1 stop20h 05mVirgin Australia
Deal found 21/2$739
Sun 7/713:20PER - CNS
Nonstop4h 25mVirgin Australia
Sun 14/720:35CNS - PER
Nonstop5h 20mVirgin Australia
Deal found 21/2$741

Cheap Jetstar flights from Perth to Cairns

Explore cheap flight options specifically provided by Jetstar for the route between Perth 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 690,988 searches. Data last updated 23 February 2024.
Some of the lowest-priced Jetstar flights we've found at this time heading from Perth to Cairns. Deals are refreshing constantly so come back soon for more options.
Thu 6/623:30PER - CNS
Nonstop4h 10mJetstar
Tue 11/619:15CNS - PER
Nonstop5h 15mJetstar
Deal found 21/2$538
Fri 22/323:20PER - CNS
1 stop9h 55mJetstar
Mon 25/319:50CNS - PER
Nonstop4h 55mJetstar
Deal found 20/2$575
Mon 11/323:40PER - CNS
Nonstop4h 25mJetstar
Tue 2/419:15CNS - PER
Nonstop5h 15mJetstar
Deal found 21/2$594
Mon 17/617:50PER - CNS
1 stop13h 40mJetstar
Sat 22/619:15CNS - PER
Nonstop5h 15mJetstar
Deal found 22/2$607
Thu 6/623:10PER - CNS
1 stop10h 05mJetstar
Tue 11/619:15CNS - PER
Nonstop5h 15mJetstar
Deal found 21/2$620
Mon 6/523:10PER - CNS
1 stop10h 05mJetstar
Thu 9/519:15CNS - PER
Nonstop5h 15mJetstar
Deal found 21/2$626
Sun 16/618:20PER - CNS
1 stop13h 00mJetstar
Thu 20/619:15CNS - PER
Nonstop5h 15mJetstar
Deal found 22/2$634
Mon 20/523:10PER - CNS
1 stop10h 05mJetstar
Mon 27/506:00CNS - PER
1 stop18h 15mJetstar
Deal found 20/2$642
Mon 17/617:50PER - CNS
1 stop13h 40mJetstar
Thu 20/619:15CNS - PER
Nonstop5h 15mJetstar
Deal found 22/2$651

Cheap Perth to Cairns flights in February & March 2024

Find cheap flight options from Perth to Cairns specifically for the months of February and March 2024. Explore affordable fares based on user searches. Over the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made 690,988 searches. Prices were last updated on 23 February 2024.
These are some of the best deals we've found on flights to Cairns in 2024 at this time. More deals are always being added, so be sure to check back regularly.
Sun 17/313:20PER - CNS
Nonstop4h 35mVirgin Australia
Sat 23/320:55CNS - PER
Nonstop5h 00mVirgin Australia
Deal found 20/2$463
Sun 17/323:20PER - CNS
1 stop9h 55mMultiple Airlines
Sat 23/320:55CNS - PER
Nonstop5h 00mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 20/2$507
Fri 22/323:20PER - CNS
1 stop9h 55mJetstar
Mon 25/319:50CNS - PER
Nonstop4h 55mJetstar
Deal found 20/2$575
Mon 11/323:40PER - CNS
Nonstop4h 25mJetstar
Tue 2/419:15CNS - PER
Nonstop5h 15mJetstar
Deal found 21/2$594
Thu 7/323:40PER - CNS
Nonstop4h 25mMultiple Airlines
Fri 15/306:00CNS - PER
1 stop20h 05mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 21/2$629
Sun 17/323:20PER - CNS
1 stop15h 35mMultiple Airlines
Sat 23/314:00CNS - PER
1 stop10h 20mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 20/2$669
Mon 11/323:20PER - CNS
1 stop9h 55mJetstar
Tue 2/419:15CNS - PER
Nonstop5h 15mJetstar
Deal found 21/2$689
Fri 22/323:30PER - CNS
1 stop9h 30mVirgin Australia
Mon 25/314:20CNS - PER
1 stop11h 45mVirgin Australia
Deal found 20/2$718
Thu 7/305:55PER - CNS
1 stop8h 05mVirgin Australia
Fri 15/306:00CNS - PER
1 stop20h 05mVirgin Australia
Deal found 21/2$739

Perth to Cairns 2024 flight deals

Discover exclusive flight deals for travel between Perth and Cairns in 2024. Find excellent offers based on user searches. Over the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made 690,988 searches. Data last updated 23 February 2024.
These are some of the best deals we've found on flights to Cairns in 2024 at this time. More deals are always being added, so be sure to check back regularly.
Sun 17/313:20PER - CNS
Nonstop4h 35mVirgin Australia
Sat 23/320:55CNS - PER
Nonstop5h 00mVirgin Australia
Deal found 20/2$463
Mon 9/913:20PER - CNS
Nonstop4h 25mMultiple Airlines
Thu 12/919:15CNS - PER
Nonstop5h 15mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 20/2$494
Sun 17/323:20PER - CNS
1 stop9h 55mMultiple Airlines
Sat 23/320:55CNS - PER
Nonstop5h 00mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 20/2$507
Mon 9/923:10PER - CNS
1 stop10h 05mJetstar
Thu 12/919:15CNS - PER
Nonstop5h 15mJetstar
Deal found 20/2$533
Thu 6/623:30PER - CNS
Nonstop4h 10mJetstar
Tue 11/619:15CNS - PER
Nonstop5h 15mJetstar
Deal found 21/2$538
Sun 16/613:20PER - CNS
Nonstop4h 25mMultiple Airlines
Thu 20/619:15CNS - PER
Nonstop5h 15mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 22/2$552
Sun 8/901:45PER - CNS
1 stop10h 55mJetstar
Thu 12/919:15CNS - PER
Nonstop5h 15mJetstar
Deal found 20/2$553
Tue 18/623:30PER - CNS
Nonstop4h 10mMultiple Airlines
Sun 23/620:35CNS - PER
Nonstop5h 20mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 22/2$558
Thu 10/1023:30PER - CNS
Nonstop4h 10mJetstar
Thu 17/1009:00CNS - PER
1 stop15h 15mJetstar
Deal found 22/2$561

Direct flights to Cairns from Perth

Discover direct flight options from Perth to Cairns. Find direct flights with no stopovers, providing a convenient travel experience. Explore direct flight options based on user searches, and compare prices and availability for your desired travel dates. Over the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made 690,988 searches. Data last updated 23 February 2024.
Consider booking one of these non-stop flights heading from Perth to Cairns. If you're looking for other options for flights from Perth to Cairns, make sure to update the search form at the top of page.
Sun 17/313:20PER - CNS
Nonstop4h 35mVirgin Australia
Sat 23/320:55CNS - PER
Nonstop5h 00mVirgin Australia
Deal found 20/2$463
Mon 11/323:40PER - CNS
Nonstop4h 25mJetstar
Tue 2/419:15CNS - PER
Nonstop5h 15mJetstar
Deal found 21/2$594
Sun 24/313:20PER - CNS
Nonstop4h 35mVirgin Australia
Sun 31/320:35CNS - PER
Nonstop5h 20mVirgin Australia
Deal found 22/2$603
Mon 26/223:40PER - CNS
Nonstop4h 25mJetstar
Mon 4/319:50CNS - PER
Nonstop4h 55mJetstar
Deal found 21/2$750
Sun 31/313:20PER - CNS
Nonstop4h 25mMultiple Airlines
Tue 9/419:15CNS - PER
Nonstop5h 15mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 21/2$782
Thu 29/223:40PER - CNS
Nonstop4h 25mJetstar
Thu 7/319:50CNS - PER
Nonstop4h 55mJetstar
Deal found 22/2$824

Perth to Cairns flights leaving soon

Find last-minute flight options from Perth to Cairns for spontaneous travel. Discover available flights and compare prices based on user searches. Secure great deals and offers for spontaneous trips with quick booking options. Over the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made 690,988 searches. Data last updated 23 February 2024.
Users seeking a last-minute flight from Perth to Cairns should consider booking one of these fares. Tip: verify your flight details before completing your reservation.
Wed 28/213:20PER - CNS
1 stop24h 40mVirgin Australia
Thu 14/309:10CNS - PER
1 stop8h 45mVirgin Australia
Deal found 21/2$751
Wed 28/205:55PER - CNS
1 stop9h 55mMultiple Airlines
Thu 14/319:50CNS - PER
Nonstop4h 55mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 21/2$776
Thu 29/217:55PER - CNS
1 stop23h 00mMultiple Airlines
Thu 7/319:50CNS - PER
Nonstop4h 55mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 22/2$783
Thu 29/217:55PER - CNS
1 stop23h 00mVirgin Australia
Thu 7/306:00CNS - PER
1 stop20h 05mVirgin Australia
Deal found 22/2$811
Thu 29/223:40PER - CNS
Nonstop4h 25mJetstar
Thu 7/319:50CNS - PER
Nonstop4h 55mJetstar
Deal found 22/2$824
Thu 29/217:55PER - CNS
1 stop23h 00mMultiple Airlines
Thu 7/306:00CNS - PER
1 stop18h 20mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 22/2$855
Wed 28/217:55PER - CNS
2 stops37h 10mMultiple Airlines
Thu 14/313:15CNS - PER
1 stop11h 05mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 21/2$940
Tue 27/201:00PER - CNS
2 stops11h 05mMultiple Airlines
Thu 14/313:15CNS - PER
1 stop11h 05mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 21/2$1,144
Thu 29/217:55PER - CNS
2 stops18h 05mVirgin Australia
Thu 7/306:00CNS - PER
1 stop20h 05mVirgin Australia
Deal found 22/2$1,163

One-way flights to Cairns from Perth

Search for one-way flight options from Perth 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 690,988 searches. Data last updated 23 February 2024.
Some of the best available deals we've found on one-way flights from Perth to Cairns. Those needing a return flight from Perth to Cairns can use the search form above.
Thu 18/423:30PER - CNS
Nonstop4h 10mJetstar
Deal found 22/2$194
Sat 11/523:30PER - CNS
Nonstop4h 10mJetstar
Deal found 22/2$195
Mon 18/323:40PER - CNS
Nonstop4h 25mJetstar
Deal found 21/2$204
Tue 7/523:30PER - CNS
Nonstop4h 10mJetstar
Deal found 22/2$227
Sat 17/823:30PER - CNS
Nonstop4h 10mJetstar
Deal found 22/2$232
Sat 9/323:40PER - CNS
Nonstop4h 25mJetstar
Deal found 21/2$235
Thu 9/523:30PER - CNS
Nonstop4h 10mJetstar
Deal found 22/2$248
Tue 30/723:30PER - CNS
Nonstop4h 10mJetstar
Deal found 21/2$256
Sun 21/413:20PER - CNS
Nonstop4h 25mVirgin Australia
Deal found 22/2$262

Find flights from Perth to Cairns within your budget

Customise your flight search to find flights from Perth 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 690,988 searches. Data last updated 23 February 2024.

Fly from

Any airport

Fly to

Any airport

Budget

$463 - $855

Route

Depart

Return

Price

PerthCairns

PER - CNS

PERCNS

Perth

Sun 17/3

Nonstop4h 35m

Cairns

Sat 23/3

Nonstop5h 00m

$463

PerthCairns

PER - CNS

PERCNS

Perth

Sun 17/3

1 stop9h 55m

Cairns

Sat 23/3

Nonstop5h 00m

$507

PerthCairns

PER - CNS

PERCNS

Perth

Thu 6/6

Nonstop4h 10m

Cairns

Tue 11/6

Nonstop5h 15m

$538

PerthCairns

PER - CNS

PERCNS

Perth

Sun 16/6

Nonstop4h 25m

Cairns

Thu 20/6

Nonstop5h 15m

$552

PerthCairns

PER - CNS

PERCNS

Perth

Tue 18/6

Nonstop4h 10m

Cairns

Sun 23/6

Nonstop5h 20m

$558

PerthCairns

PER - CNS

PERCNS

Perth

Fri 22/3

1 stop9h 55m

Cairns

Mon 25/3

Nonstop4h 55m

$575

PerthCairns

PER - CNS

PERCNS

Perth

Sun 16/6

Nonstop4h 25m

Cairns

Mon 24/6

Nonstop5h 20m

$578

PerthCairns

PER - CNS

PERCNS

Perth

Mon 11/3

Nonstop4h 25m

Cairns

Tue 2/4

Nonstop5h 15m

$594

PerthCairns

PER - CNS

PERCNS

Perth

Sun 7/7

1 stop17h 20m

Cairns

Sun 14/7

1 stop18h 20m

$855

Flights are sorted by cheapest first

Deals found on 20/2

When is the best time to book a flight from Perth to Cairns?

Use this chart to determine the optimal time to book a return flight from Perth to Cairns. Price data was last updated on 28 January 2024.
Booking 46 days in advance of your planned departure date is, on average, the best time to get cheap flights from Perth to Cairns. The general trend is that the closer you book to the departure date, the more expensive your flight will be.
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When is the cheapest time to fly from Perth to Cairns?

Use this chart to determine the cheapest time to fly return from Perth to Cairns. Price data was last updated on 18 February 2024.
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Midday
Afternoon
Evening
All times are departure.
Travellers seeking maximum savings on their Perth to Cairns flight should consider departing on Thursday afternoons when fares are most often at their lowest. Friday afternoons flights should be avoided if possible as fares are typically the most expensive at this time.
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Average price of flights to Cairns by month

Plan your trip from Perth to Cairns by taking into account the cheapest months to travel. The average price of a one-way flight from Perth to Cairns is currently $228 while a return flight costs $580. Price data was last updated on 18 February 2024.

Currently, January is the cheapest month in which you can book a flight from Perth to Cairns (average of $188). Flying from Perth to Cairns in June is currently the most expensive (average of $276). 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.

January

$286

February

$290

March

$335

April

$306

May

$346

June

$421

July

$373

August

$320

September

$326

October

$297

November

$297

December

$305

Temperature and rainfall in Cairns by month

Plan your trip to Cairns by taking into account the average temperature and rainfall totals by month.

CNS

Temperature

21 - 27 °C

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 23 February 2024.
To help decide which airline to fly from Perth to Cairns, see what other customers have to say about Virgin Australia, Jetstar and Qantas Airways. In addition to providing an overall rating, users have also rated airlines in terms of entertainment options, comfort, food, crew/service, and boarding process.
8.3
Very Good
1,557 reviews

Entertainment

8.2

Crew

8.7

Overall

8.3

Food

7.9

Boarding

8.4

Comfort

8.2

Reviews

1 / 10

The flight was on time which is great. The flight attendants are super friendly and helpful with your needs, questions & so on. We enjoyed the food and drinks provided. The fold flat seat was very comfortable with the extra pillows and a light comforter. The 14.5 hours flight was easy.

8.3
Very Good
1,557 reviews
8.3
Very Good
1,557 reviews

Entertainment

8.2

Crew

8.7

Overall

8.3

Food

7.9

Boarding

8.4

Comfort

8.2

Reviews

1 / 10

The flight was on time which is great. The flight attendants are super friendly and helpful with your needs, questions & so on. We enjoyed the food and drinks provided. The fold flat seat was very comfortable with the extra pillows and a light comforter. The 14.5 hours flight was easy.

7.9
Good
787 reviews
8.3
Very Good
1,557 reviews

Entertainment

8.2

Crew

8.7

Overall

8.3

Food

7.9

Boarding

8.4

Comfort

8.2

Reviews

1 / 10

The flight was on time which is great. The flight attendants are super friendly and helpful with your needs, questions & so on. We enjoyed the food and drinks provided. The fold flat seat was very comfortable with the extra pillows and a light comforter. The 14.5 hours flight was easy.

7.8
Good
4,677 reviews
8.3
Very Good
1,557 reviews

Entertainment

8.2

Crew

8.7

Overall

8.3

Food

7.9

Boarding

8.4

Comfort

8.2

Reviews

1 / 10

The flight was on time which is great. The flight attendants are super friendly and helpful with your needs, questions & so on. We enjoyed the food and drinks provided. The fold flat seat was very comfortable with the extra pillows and a light comforter. The 14.5 hours flight was easy.

7.8
Good
1,116 reviews
8.3
Very Good
1,557 reviews

Entertainment

8.2

Crew

8.7

Overall

8.3

Food

7.9

Boarding

8.4

Comfort

8.2

Reviews

1 / 10

The flight was on time which is great. The flight attendants are super friendly and helpful with your needs, questions & so on. We enjoyed the food and drinks provided. The fold flat seat was very comfortable with the extra pillows and a light comforter. The 14.5 hours flight was easy.

6.9
Okay
808 reviews