Cheap flights from Cairns to California

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

Travellers have found it’s best to book a flight 54 days in advance to save up to 18% compared to booking the same week of travel. As your travel date approaches, the cost of this flight route may potentially increase. While opting to book 54 days out may not be an option for all, there are still additional ways to secure a deal in the near future. You might find a flight from Cairns to California 1-2 weeks in advance for as low as $1,326, or $1,364 for flights within the next 24 hours.

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

Flights from Cairns to California lean towards being more expensive in January. Prices are generally better when you fly from Cairns to California in August, with the cheapest ticket starting at $869.

When is the cheapest time to fly from Cairns to California (CNS - CA)?

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

Cairns to California 2022 flight deals

Cheap flights to California from Cairns found for this year
6 Mar. - 28 Mar.
CNS

Cairns

LAX

Los Angeles

1 stop

19h 00m
LAX

Los Angeles

CNS

Cairns

1 stop

21h 50m
$1,513

Qantas Airways

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Deal found 28.1.22

8 May - 21 May
CNS

Cairns

LAX

Los Angeles

1 stop

29h 20m
LAX

Los Angeles

CNS

Cairns

1 stop

26h 30m
$1,519

Qantas Airways

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Deal found 28.1.22

8 May - 21 May
CNS

Cairns

LAX

Los Angeles

2 stops

36h 58m
LAX

Los Angeles

CNS

Cairns

2 stops

39h 45m
$1,521

Air Canada

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Deal found 28.1.22

One-way flights to California from Cairns

The cheapest one-way flights from Cairns to California
26 Jun.
CNS

Cairns

LAX

Los Angeles

1 stop

37h 35m
$715

Multiple Airlines

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Deal found 26.1.22

29 Jun.
CNS

Cairns

LAX

Los Angeles

2 stops

36h 35m
$785

Multiple Airlines

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Deal found 26.1.22

26 Jun.
CNS

Cairns

LAX

Los Angeles

2 stops

36h 35m
$791

Multiple Airlines

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Deal found 26.1.22

Related info for your journey

Useful info, stats and facts about Cairns to California flights.

What airport do you fly from for flights from Cairns to California?

If you book a flight to California from Cairns, you will be flying from Cairns, which is the city’s only airport. Cairns (CNS) is located 4.4 km from the centre of Cairns.

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

Due to the rapidly changing circumstances due to COVID-19, airlines like Virgin Australia, Qantas Airways, and Singapore Airlines flying from Cairns to California have implemented new flexible cancellation policies.

Can I find flights from Cairns to California for under $1,600 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Cairns to California for under $1,600. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Qantas Airways for just $1,513, but on average you can expect to pay $1,681.

How popular is this Cairns to California flight route?

Flights from Cairns to California have been viewed 273 times in the past calendar month.

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

The cheapest airline one-way is Air New Zealand, with whom users have recently found tickets for as low as $1,025. However, be on the lookout for offers from Qantas Airways and Singapore Airlines, as they are both options that can get you from Cairns to California for a low price.

What are the most popular routes from Cairns to California?

The most popular flight routes from Cairns to California are Cairns - Los Angeles, Cairns - Long Beach Municipal and Cairns - San Francisco.

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

Before booking your flight from Cairns to California, check out the most popular airlines for this route: Air New Zealand, Qantas Airways or Singapore Airlines.

Can I fly to California from Cairns right now?

Information is based on travel restrictions from Cairns to California

Most visitors from Cairns need to provide a negative COVID-19 test result and/or quarantine to enter California.

COVID-19 testing requirements
Visitors from Cairns must present a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) or Antigen (quick-test) test taken 24 hours before departing to California.

Quarantine requirements
Visitors from Cairns are not required to quarantine after entering California.

Can I fly back to Cairns from California?

Returning to Cairns from California

COVID-19 testing requirements
Visitors from California must present a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) test taken 72 hours before departing to Cairns.

Quarantine requirements
Visitors from California are not required to quarantine after entering Cairns.

Destination points for flights from Cairns to California

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Top 4 airlines flying from Cairns to California

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users travelling from Cairns to California choose most often. Cheapest and average prices are based on aggregated data from the past 12 months.
AirlineCheapestAverageFlexibilityOn-timeCOVID-19 safety
Virgin Australia
Cheapest$944
Average$1,418
FlexibilityNo cancel fee
On-time80%
COVID-19 safety
Air New Zealand
Cheapest$962
Average$1,257
FlexibilityNo cancel fee
On-time78%
COVID-19 safety
Qantas Airways
Cheapest$1,034
Average$1,474
FlexibilityNo cancel fee
On-time74%
COVID-19 safety
Singapore Airlines
Cheapest$1,385
Average$2,007
FlexibilityNo cancel fee
On-time81%
COVID-19 safety