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01 Mar - 01 Mar
$330 pp
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$364 pp
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07 Jun - 12 Jun
$339 pp
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Destination information for Cairns

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

Flight time

3 hrs 7 mins

Airports close to Sydney

  • Kingsford Smith (SYD)

Airports close to 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?
Sydney is 4% more expensive than Cairns
Local draught beer (0.5 litre)
Cairns 4
Sydney 5
One-way ticket (local transport)
Cairns 3
Sydney 3
3 course meal for 2
Cairns 46
Sydney 51
3 bedroom apartment outside of centre
Cairns 1043
Sydney 2005
Additional useful information for Cairns

The weather is expected to be 6°C warmer than Sydney (24°C) if the weather forecasters have predicted correctly!

During this time it is forecast that there will be 10.1 mm more rain in Cairns than in Sydney.

At this time of year, it’s likely that there will be 0% chance of sunshine in Cairns as opposed to 23% in Sydney.

Related info for your journey

Useful info, stats and facts about Sydney to Cairns flights.
Flight FAQs
From Sydney to Cairns
How many passenger seats are available on a flight on this route?
Travelling from Sydney typically provides 1156 seats from and Cairns each day
What is the average delay time?
There is typically a delay of 39 mins
What is the average flight cancellation?
Rarely are flights on this route cancelled
What percent of flights are delayed?
Flights are delayed approximately 11.3% of the time
What is the best airline?
From Sydney, Virgin Australia Airlines operates 75 flights to Cairns per week
Which is the best aircraft?
If you're flying this route, you'll most likely travel by a Boeing 737-800 (winglets)
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