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Cheap flights from South Africa to Cairns

JNB — CNS
24 Jun — 1 Jul1
1 adult
Mon 24/6
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How far in advance should I book a flight from South Africa to Cairns?

Users have found that booking a flight from South Africa to Cairns at least 54 days early can save you up to 99% on average compared to booking a flight this week. If booking 54 days before your flight isn’t an option for you, users have found flights from South Africa to Cairns for as little as $2,512 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 $2,613 for flights departing within the next 3 days.

What is the cheapest month to fly from South Africa to Cairns?

Our data shows that May tends to be the cheapest month to fly to Cairns from South Africa. Users have commonly found prices around $2,119 for the month, but tickets can be as low as $1,309. Due to multiple factors, prepare for potentially higher prices in December.

What is the cheapest time of day to fly from ZA to CNS?

When flying from South Africa to Cairns, the time of day you decide to fly out makes little to no difference towards the overall price you’ll pay on tickets.

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  • What airport do you fly into for flights to Cairns from South Africa?

    Cairns (CNS) is the airport you will fly into if you book a flight from South Africa to Cairns. It is only a 4.4 km journey from Cairns (CNS) to Cairns’s city centre.

  • What does JNB to CNS mean?

    These are just IATA (International Air Transport Association) codes. They are used in aviation to identify and differentiate airports. That’s why a Johannesburg OR Tambo Airport to Cairns Airport flight would often be abbreviated as a JNB to CNS flight. This flight route has multiple associated airports, so we think it might be helpful to learn the name and codes of them as well. They are Cape Town Intl Airport (CPT), Durban King Shaka Intl Airport (DUR), Port Elizabeth Airport (PLZ), George Airport (GRJ), Johannesburg Lanseria Airport (HLA).

  • Can I find deals for flights from South Africa to Cairns that include extra baggage allowance?

    The amount of baggage you can bring on your South Africa to Cairns flight depends on the airline and the type of fare you've chosen. After entering your flight details, you'll be able to view the specific baggage policies for each deal in the search results. Keep in mind that certain deals may offer additional baggage allowance.

  • Can I find deals on flights from South Africa to Cairns with specific airlines?

    Yes, Cheapflights allows you to browse and filter South Africa to Cairns flight deals by airline. After entering your origin and destination, use the available filters to view flights offered by airlines.

  • Can I find deals for flights from South Africa to Cairns that include hotel bookings?

    Yes. In addition to deals on South Africa to Cairns flights, Cheapflights offers holiday packages that include both flights and hotel.

  • How can I find direct flights from South Africa to Cairns?

    After entering your origin and destination, apply the non-stop filter on the search result page to find direct flights from South Africa to Cairns.

  • Can I find deals for business class flights from South Africa to Cairns?

    Yes. Cheapflights offers flight deals from South Africa to Cairns by cabin class. In addition to browsing deals, you can also filter by cabin class on the search results page after making a search.

  • Can I find deals for flights from South Africa to Cairns that allow pets onboard?

    Many airlines flying from South Africa to Cairns offer the option to travel with pets. After selecting a flight deal, you can find more information about the airline's pet policy on their official website or by contacting the airline directly. Please note that additional fees and restrictions may apply.

  • Can I find deals on last-minute flights from South Africa to Cairns?

    Yes, you can often find last-minute deals on South Africa to Cairns flights on Cheapflights. However, these deals can vary and may not always be available. We recommend checking back frequently or signing up for price alerts for the most up-to-date deals.

  • What is the cheapest month to book a flight from South Africa to Cairns?

    Currently, January is the cheapest month in which you can book a flight from South Africa to Cairns (average of $188). Flying from South Africa to Cairns in July is currently the most expensive (average of $265). 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.

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Discover the top 2 airlines that operate flights from South Africa to Cairns. Compare their services, reliability, and customer satisfaction ratings to choose the airline that best suits your travel preferences and needs. Over the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made 596,880 searches. Data last updated 19 June 2024.
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Singapore AirlinesCheapest$1,308Average$2,512FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time81%
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Qantas AirwaysCheapest$1,681Average$1,842FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time74%
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