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How to find the cheapest flight from
Queensland to Cairns (CNS)

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

To save on the cost of your flight from Queensland to Cairns, book at least 39 days before your planned departure. Booking around this time can save you about 22% on the cost of this flight compared to booking a flight leaving this week. We have found prices from $352 if you need a flight within two weeks. For flights within the next 72 hours, you can find tickets from as low as $383.

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

March is one of the best times of the year to fly to Cairns from Queensland. Prices for March average $312 per person but you can even find prices for as low as $181. The most expensive prices can be found in the month of December. Opting for a March flight can save you 35% on your journey compared to booking in March

Cheap flights from Queensland to Cairns in January, February 2021

27 Feb - 3 Mar
$159pp
BNE
Brisbane
Jetstar
Direct
CNS
Cairns
CNS
Cairns
Jetstar
Direct
BNE
Brisbane
23 Feb - 2 Mar
$164pp
BNE
Brisbane
Jetstar
Direct
CNS
Cairns
CNS
Cairns
Jetstar
Direct
BNE
Brisbane
22 Feb - 1 Mar
$167pp
BNE
Brisbane
Jetstar
Direct
CNS
Cairns
CNS
Cairns
Jetstar
Direct
BNE
Brisbane

Queensland to Cairns 2021 flight deals

6 May - 9 May
$158pp
BNE
Brisbane
Jetstar
Direct
CNS
Cairns
CNS
Cairns
Jetstar
Direct
BNE
Brisbane
27 Feb - 3 Mar
$159pp
BNE
Brisbane
Jetstar
Direct
CNS
Cairns
CNS
Cairns
Jetstar
Direct
BNE
Brisbane
23 Feb - 2 Mar
$164pp
BNE
Brisbane
Jetstar
Direct
CNS
Cairns
CNS
Cairns
Jetstar
Direct
BNE
Brisbane

Direct flights to Cairns from Queensland

6 May - 9 May
$158pp
BNE
Brisbane
Jetstar
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CNS
Cairns
CNS
Cairns
Jetstar
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BNE
Brisbane
27 Feb - 3 Mar
$159pp
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Brisbane
Jetstar
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Cairns
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Brisbane
23 Feb - 2 Mar
$164pp
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Brisbane
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Cairns
CNS
Cairns
Jetstar
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BNE
Brisbane

Last-minute flights from Queensland to Cairns

3 Feb - 17 Feb
$170pp
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Brisbane
Jetstar
Direct
CNS
Cairns
CNS
Cairns
Jetstar
Direct
BNE
Brisbane
4 Feb - 7 Feb
$171pp
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Brisbane
Jetstar
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Cairns
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Jetstar
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Brisbane
31 Jan - 3 Feb
$172pp
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One-way flights to Cairns from Queensland

04:30 - 05:35
Rex
Direct
1h 05m
TSV - CNS
Rex
$111
Gotogate
10:05 - 12:25
Alliance Airlines
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2h 20m
MCY - CNS
Alliance Airlines
$171
Kiwi.com
16:05 - 05:10
Jetstar
1 stop
13h 05m
MCY - CNS
Jetstar
$363
Kiwi.com

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Flight FAQs

From Queensland to Cairns

Can I find flights from Queensland to Cairns for under $259 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Queensland to Cairns for under $259. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Jetstar for just $158, but on average you can expect to pay $174.

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

Some of our airline partners flying from Queensland to Cairns have new flexible policies in place due to COVID-19. Jetstar, Tigerair Australia, and Virgin Australia are some of the carriers where you may find flexible cancellation policies. You can use our site to filter for airlines like Jetstar with this kind of flexibility.

Are there direct flights from Queensland to Cairns for under $259 on Cheapflights?

Cheapflights has 20 direct flights from Queensland to Cairns under $259. A good price for a direct flight from Queensland to Cairns is less than $174.

Are there last-minute flights available from Queensland to Cairns for under $259?

There are currently 20+ open flights from Queensland to Cairns within the next 7 days for less than $259.

What days are direct flights available from Queensland to Cairns?

Direct flights can be found on the following days: Saturday.

How popular is this flight route?

Within the past month, 8,902 users have taken a look at flights from Queensland to Cairns.

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

When booking a flight from Queensland to Cairns, you may want to consider flying on Jetstar, Qantas Airways or Tigerair Australia as they are the most popular for this route.

What are the most popular routes from Queensland to Cairns?

While some choose either Coolangatta Gold Coast - Cairns or Maroochydore Sunshine Coast - Cairns, Brisbane - Cairns is the most popular route from Queensland to Cairns.

What are the cheapest flights from Queensland to Cairns?

Looking at all options, your cheapest flight can be booked for $70. While the most popular route (Brisbane - Cairns) can be booked for $153 on average our data indicates $181 when flying from Queensland to Cairns

What are the most reliable airlines from Queensland to Cairns?

No one likes to see their flight delayed. When booking a flight from Queensland to Cairns consider choosing American Airlines(100%), China Eastern(100%) or Air New Zealand(94%), as they are the most reliable in getting you off to your destination on time.

How long does is the flight from Queensland to Cairns?

Airlines like Qantas Airways and Jetstar fly from Queensland to Cairns in about 55m. The time it takes to get you to your destination is usually consistent. Generally, flights for this route are direct.

What is the cheapest airline to fly from Queensland to Cairns return?

Our cheapest airline available from Queensland to Cairns is Jetstar. Our recent data shows that you can find tickets from as low as $158 on this airline.

What are the cheapest airlines to fly from Queensland to Cairns one-way?

$83 is the cheapest one-way deal found within the past few days, from Jetstar. You may also be able to find cheap deals on Rex and Virgin Australia, with prices starting from $111 and $117, respectively.

Arrival points for flights from Queensland to Cairns

Destination information for Cairns

Flight duration
1h 58m
Average temperature for January in Cairns
31.0 °C
Avg rainfall for January in Cairns
322.0 mm

Airports servicing

Barcaldine (BCI)
Bundaberg (BDB)
Bedourie (BEU)
Bloomfield (BFC)
Blackall (BKQ)
Brisbane (BNE)

Airports servicing Cairns

Top 5 airlines flying from Queensland to Cairns

Airline Cheapest Average Flexibility On-time COVID-19 safety
Rex
$90 $143 No cancel fee 86%

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Tigerair Australia
$106 $158 No cancel fee 81%

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Jetstar
$112 $198 No cancel fee 74%
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Qantas Airways
$119 $289 No cancel fee 74%
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Virgin Australia
$140 $346 No cancel fee 80%
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