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How to find the cheapest flight from
Townsville International (TSV) to Cairns (CNS)

TSV - CNS
Price
$249 - $282
CNS
Temperature
26 - 31 °C
CNS
Rainfall
27 - 436 mm

Popular in

July

High demand for flights, 8% potential price rise

Cheapest in

March

Best time to find cheap flights, 5% potential price drop

Round-trip from

$249

From Townsville International to Cairns

One-way from

$144

One-way flight from Townsville International to Cairns

Flight route prices based on searches on Cheapflights within the last 3 days, monthly prices based on aggregated historical data.
What is the cheapest day to fly return from Townsville International to Cairns?

Monday flights are generally found to be more expensive for flights from Townsville International to Cairns. This shouldn’t discourage you from searching, as you can still find great deals by being flexible with your options. Use our search form to find deals on tickets to Cairns.

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

When searching for a good deal, it’s best to be prepared for potential fluctuations in price. We recommend booking at least 39 days in advance, which can save you up to 22% on flights from Townsville International to Cairns compared to booking the week you need them. Waiting 39 days out may not be for everyone, so we have options available for flights within the next two weeks, with the lowest price starting at $350. For sooner than that we have options available in the next 3 days from $381.

What is the cheapest month to fly from Townsville International to Cairns?

March can be a great time to fly to Cairns from Townsville International with a flight ticket averaging about $310. Cheapflights users have found deals in the month of March for as cheap as $180. The most expensive prices can be found in the month of December.

When is the cheapest time to fly from Townsville International to Cairns (TSV - CNS)?

When flying from Townsville International to Cairns, the time of day you fly usually plays a role in the price. Save by searching for a flight in the afternoon, which can drop the price by up to 14% versus a flight in the evening.

Townsville International to Cairns 2021 flight deals

Cheap flights to Cairns from Townsville International found for this year
11 Mar - 12 Mar
$354pp
TSV
Townsville
Qantas Airways
Direct
CNS
Cairns
CNS
Cairns
Qantas Airways
Direct
TSV
Townsville
11 Mar - 12 Mar
$355pp
TSV
Townsville
Qantas Airways
Direct
CNS
Cairns
CNS
Cairns
Qantas Airways
Direct
TSV
Townsville
11 Mar - 12 Mar
$358pp
TSV
Townsville
Qantas Airways
Direct
CNS
Cairns
CNS
Cairns
Qantas Airways
Direct
TSV
Townsville

Direct flights to Cairns from Townsville International

Save time with Townsville International to Cairns direct flight deals
11 Mar - 12 Mar
$354pp
TSV
Townsville
Qantas Airways
Direct
CNS
Cairns
CNS
Cairns
Qantas Airways
Direct
TSV
Townsville
11 Mar - 12 Mar
$355pp
TSV
Townsville
Qantas Airways
Direct
CNS
Cairns
CNS
Cairns
Qantas Airways
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TSV
Townsville
11 Mar - 12 Mar
$358pp
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Qantas Airways
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Cairns
CNS
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One-way flights to Cairns from Townsville International

The cheapest one-way flights from Townsville International to Cairns
06:55 - 07:50
Qantas Airways
Direct
0h 55m
TSV - CNS
Qantas Airways
$145
mytrip.com
16:40 - 18:55
Jetstar
1 stop
26h 15m
TSV - CNS
Jetstar
$226
Kiwi.com

Related info for your journey

Useful info, stats and facts about Townsville International to Cairns flights.

Flight FAQs

From Townsville International to Cairns

Can I find flights from Townsville International to Cairns for under $386 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Townsville International to Cairns for under $386. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Qantas Airways for just $354, but on average you can expect to pay $491.

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

Due to the rapidly changing circumstances due to COVID-19, airlines like Qantas Airways and Rex flying from Townsville to Cairns have implemented new flexible cancellation policies.

Are there direct flights from Townsville International to Cairns for under $386 on Cheapflights?

Cheapflights has 3 direct flights from Townsville International to Cairns under $386. A good price for a direct flight from Townsville International to Cairns is less than $355.

How popular is this flight route?

The Townsville to Cairns flight path was viewed by 539 users in the past month. Keep an eye out for changes in search interest prior to high and low season.

Does it rain more in Townsville or Cairns?

When travelling, we recommend packing in preparation to handle common weather conditions. The rainfall in Townsville is typically less than Cairns. We can gather that this will continue over the next 15 days.

Is Townsville weather warmer or cooler than Cairns?

Expect the weather to be around 32 °C on average in January. As the temperature peaks, try to get your plans done early, as flight price and availability will have an impact on your travels. The climate in Cairns is generally colder than in Townsville.

How long does is the flight from Townsville International to Cairns?

Airlines like Qantas Airways and Virgin Australia fly from Townsville International to Cairns in about 55m. The time it takes to get you to your destination can typically vary by up to 3h 50m. This flight may include one or multiple stops.

What are the cheapest airlines to flying from Townsville International to Cairns return?

According to our current data, Qantas Airways ($355), and Virgin Australia ($602) offers the cheapest pricing from Townsville International to Cairns.

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

The cheapest airline one-way is Qantas Airways, with whom users have recently found tickets for as low as $145. Check flights for Jetstar, as they currently have the next best price.

Alternative routes for Townsville International to Cairns

Destination information for Cairns

Things to know before you go. Useful info for your trip from Townsville International to Cairns
Flight duration
0h 55m
Average temperature for January in Cairns
31.0 °C
Avg rainfall for January in Cairns
322.0 mm

Airports servicing Townsville

Airports servicing Cairns

Hourly flight availability from Townsville International to Cairns

Afternoon Midday to 6 PM 42% of flight departures
Morning 6 AM to midday 36% of flight departures
Early morning Midnight to 6 AM 22% of flight departures
Evening 6 PM to midnight 0% of flight departures
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Noon
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Weekly flight availability
from Townsville International to Cairns
Sunday
1 daily flight
Monday
3 daily flights
Tuesday
3 daily flights
Wednesday
4 daily flights
Thursday
3 daily flights
Friday
3 daily flights
Saturday
2 daily flights
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