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Cheap flights from Cairns to California from $849

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CNS — LAX
29 May — 5 Jun1
1 adult
Wed 29/5
Wed 5/6

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

Flights from Cairns to California lean towards being more expensive in December. Prices are generally better when you fly from Cairns to California in April, with the cheapest ticket starting at $1,397.

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.

Cheap Virgin Australia flights from Cairns to California

Explore cheap flight options specifically provided by Virgin Australia for the route between Cairns and California. Find affordable fares and compare prices with other airlines to secure the best deal for your journey. Over the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made 538,742 searches. Data last updated 24 May 2024.
Check out some of the cheapest Virgin Australia flights we've come across from Cairns to California. Be sure to come back soon if the deals available don't appeal to you at this time.
Mon 19/816:35CNS - LAX
1 stop30h 30mVirgin Australia
Mon 2/922:35LAX - CNS
1 stop28h 10mVirgin Australia
Deal found 23/5$1,276
Mon 19/816:35CNS - LAX
2 stops42h 23mVirgin Australia
Mon 2/918:05LAX - CNS
2 stops32h 40mVirgin Australia
Deal found 23/5$1,283
Mon 19/813:50CNS - LAX
3 stops42h 03mVirgin Australia
Mon 2/919:05LAX - CNS
2 stops31h 40mVirgin Australia
Deal found 23/5$1,308

Cheap Emirates flights from Cairns to California

Explore cheap flight options specifically provided by Emirates for the route between Cairns and California. Find affordable fares and compare prices with other airlines to secure the best deal for your journey. Over the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made 538,742 searches. Data last updated 24 May 2024.
Browse through some of the cheapest Emirates flights travelling from Cairns to California. Ensure the flight price, dates, time, and airline match your criteria before you book.
Mon 19/813:45CNS - LAX
3 stops65h 30mEmirates
Mon 2/916:40LAX - CNS
3 stops51h 25mEmirates
Deal found 23/5$3,764
Thu 30/513:45CNS - LAX
3 stops65h 30mEmirates
Thu 27/616:40LAX - CNS
3 stops51h 25mEmirates
Deal found 23/5$5,573
Thu 30/513:45CNS - SFO
3 stops65h 15mEmirates
Thu 27/617:05SFO - CNS
3 stops51h 00mEmirates
Deal found 23/5$5,736

Cheap Cairns to California flights in May & June 2024

Find cheap flight options from Cairns to California specifically for the months of May and June 2024. Explore affordable fares based on user searches. Over the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made 538,742 searches. Prices were last updated on 24 May 2024.
These are some of the most attractive deals on flights from Cairns to California in 2024. Check back in a little while for more flight options.
Thu 30/512:00CNS - LAX
1 stop23h 30mMultiple Airlines
Thu 27/622:30LAX - CNS
1 stop31h 20mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 23/5$1,915
Thu 30/512:00CNS - SFO
1 stop19h 55mMultiple Airlines
Thu 27/607:50SFO - CNS
2 stops46h 00mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 23/5$1,918
Thu 30/513:30CNS - SFO
1 stop21h 20mQantas Airways
Thu 27/622:15SFO - CNS
1 stop27h 15mQantas Airways
Deal found 23/5$1,933
Thu 30/513:45CNS - SFO
2 stops21h 05mQantas Airways
Thu 27/622:15SFO - CNS
2 stops31h 20mQantas Airways
Deal found 23/5$1,955
Thu 30/512:00CNS - LAX
1 stop37h 30mMultiple Airlines
Thu 27/619:40LAX - CNS
2 stops34h 10mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 23/5$1,999
Thu 30/510:15CNS - LAX
2 stops24h 45mMultiple Airlines
Thu 27/619:40LAX - CNS
2 stops34h 10mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 23/5$2,295
Thu 30/512:00CNS - SFO
1 stop19h 55mMultiple Airlines
Wed 26/600:10SFO - CNS
2 stops35h 15mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 23/5$2,674
Thu 30/510:15CNS - SFO
3 stops27h 45mMultiple Airlines
Wed 26/600:10SFO - CNS
2 stops35h 15mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 23/5$2,786
Thu 30/506:00CNS - LAX
3 stops29h 00mMultiple Airlines
Thu 27/607:00LAX - CNS
2 stops28h 25mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 23/5$2,840

Cairns to California 2024 flight deals

Discover exclusive flight deals for travel between Cairns and California in 2024. Find excellent offers based on user searches. Over the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made 538,742 searches. Data last updated 24 May 2024.
These are some of the most attractive deals on flights from Cairns to California in 2024. Check back in a little while for more flight options.
Tue 10/920:25CNS - SFO
1 stop28h 50mVirgin Australia
Wed 18/919:30SFO - CNS
2 stops31h 15mVirgin Australia
Deal found 24/5$1,267
Tue 10/920:25CNS - SFO
2 stops32h 29mVirgin Australia
Wed 18/917:46SFO - CNS
2 stops32h 59mVirgin Australia
Deal found 24/5$1,274
Mon 19/816:35CNS - LAX
1 stop30h 30mVirgin Australia
Mon 2/918:05LAX - CNS
2 stops32h 40mVirgin Australia
Deal found 23/5$1,276
Mon 19/816:35CNS - LAX
2 stops42h 23mVirgin Australia
Mon 2/918:05LAX - CNS
2 stops32h 40mVirgin Australia
Deal found 23/5$1,283
Wed 11/906:00CNS - SFO
2 stops43h 15mUnited Airlines
Wed 18/923:05SFO - CNS
1 stop23h 50mUnited Airlines
Deal found 24/5$1,303
Mon 19/813:50CNS - LAX
3 stops42h 03mVirgin Australia
Mon 2/919:05LAX - CNS
2 stops31h 40mVirgin Australia
Deal found 23/5$1,308
Wed 11/906:00CNS - SFO
2 stops43h 15mUnited Airlines
Wed 18/922:55SFO - CNS
2 stops48h 00mUnited Airlines
Deal found 24/5$1,403
Mon 9/918:15CNS - SFO
1 stop32h 25mSingapore Airlines
Wed 18/922:05SFO - CNS
1 stop25h 55mSingapore Airlines
Deal found 24/5$1,558
Fri 13/906:00CNS - SFO
2 stops41h 55mUnited Airlines
Wed 18/923:05SFO - CNS
1 stop23h 50mUnited Airlines
Deal found 24/5$1,744

Cairns to California flights leaving soon

Find last-minute flight options from Cairns to California for spontaneous travel. Discover available flights and compare prices based on user searches. Secure great deals and offers for spontaneous trips with quick booking options. Over the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made 538,742 searches. Data last updated 24 May 2024.
Have a look at some of the flights available from Cairns to California departing last-minute. To prevent any unwanted surprises, users should verify their flight info before booking.
Thu 30/512:00CNS - LAX
1 stop23h 30mMultiple Airlines
Thu 27/622:30LAX - CNS
1 stop31h 20mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 23/5$1,915
Thu 30/512:00CNS - SFO
1 stop19h 55mMultiple Airlines
Thu 27/607:50SFO - CNS
2 stops46h 00mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 23/5$1,918
Thu 30/513:30CNS - SFO
1 stop21h 20mQantas Airways
Thu 27/622:15SFO - CNS
1 stop27h 15mQantas Airways
Deal found 23/5$1,933
Thu 30/513:45CNS - SFO
2 stops21h 05mQantas Airways
Thu 27/622:15SFO - CNS
2 stops31h 20mQantas Airways
Deal found 23/5$1,955
Thu 30/512:00CNS - LAX
1 stop37h 30mMultiple Airlines
Thu 27/619:40LAX - CNS
2 stops34h 10mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 23/5$1,999
Thu 30/510:15CNS - LAX
2 stops24h 45mMultiple Airlines
Thu 27/619:40LAX - CNS
2 stops34h 10mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 23/5$2,295
Thu 30/512:00CNS - SFO
1 stop19h 55mMultiple Airlines
Wed 26/600:10SFO - CNS
2 stops35h 15mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 23/5$2,674
Thu 30/510:15CNS - SFO
3 stops27h 45mMultiple Airlines
Wed 26/600:10SFO - CNS
2 stops35h 15mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 23/5$2,786
Thu 30/506:00CNS - LAX
3 stops29h 00mMultiple Airlines
Thu 27/607:00LAX - CNS
2 stops28h 25mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 23/5$2,840

One-way flights to California from Cairns

Search for one-way flight options from Cairns to California. Find affordable one-way fares based on user searches. Compare prices and availability to plan your one-way journey according to your preferred dates and budget. Over the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made 538,742 searches. Data last updated 24 May 2024.
Users in need of a one-way flight from Cairns to California can choose from these deals. Users can also find round-trip Cairns to California flights by using the search form above.
Wed 24/718:55CNS - SFO
2 stops44h 15mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 22/5$849
Mon 8/718:55CNS - SFO
2 stops44h 15mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 23/5$904
Thu 18/706:00CNS - SFO
3 stops33h 10mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 22/5$926
Tue 23/706:00CNS - SFO
3 stops33h 10mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 22/5$951
Tue 23/710:15CNS - SFO
2 stops28h 55mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 22/5$974
Mon 8/720:50CNS - SFO
3 stops42h 20mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 23/5$978
Mon 22/719:15CNS - SFO
2 stops43h 55mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 22/5$994
Sun 21/719:15CNS - SFO
2 stops43h 55mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 23/5$1,033
Fri 19/706:50CNS - SFO
2 stops32h 20mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 22/5$1,132

Find flights from Cairns to California within your budget

Customise your flight search to find flights from Cairns to California that fit within your specific budget. Explore options based on user searches and filter the results based on your desired price range. Find flights that match your budget for a cost-effective journey. Over the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made 538,742 searches. Data last updated 24 May 2024.

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$1,276 - $3,764

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Return

Price

CairnsLos Angeles

CNS - LAX

CNSLAX

Cairns

Mon 19/8

1 stop30h 30m

Los Angeles

Mon 2/9

1 stop28h 10m

$1,276

CairnsLos Angeles

CNS - LAX

CNSLAX

Cairns

Mon 19/8

2 stops42h 23m

Los Angeles

Mon 2/9

2 stops32h 40m

$1,283

CairnsLos Angeles

CNS - LAX

CNSLAX

Cairns

Mon 19/8

3 stops42h 03m

Los Angeles

Mon 2/9

2 stops31h 40m

$1,308

CairnsLos Angeles

CNS - LAX

CNSLAX

Cairns

Mon 19/8

1 stop20h 55m

Los Angeles

Sun 1/9

2 stops43h 05m

$2,419

CairnsLos Angeles

CNS - LAX

CNSLAX

Cairns

Mon 19/8

2 stops53h 25m

Los Angeles

Sun 1/9

2 stops38h 10m

$2,768

CairnsLos Angeles

CNS - LAX

CNSLAX

Cairns

Mon 19/8

3 stops65h 30m

Los Angeles

Mon 2/9

3 stops51h 25m

$3,764

Flights are sorted by cheapest first

Deals found on 23/5

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Reviews of airlines servicing California

Get insights into the airlines that provide service to California. Read reviews, discover amenities, and learn about the overall travel experience offered by airlines. Use this information to make informed decisions when choosing an airline for your flight to California. Reviews last updated 24 May 2024.
Read through reviews of airlines operating flights from Cairns to California, such as Virgin Australia, Emirates and Qantas Airways. You can also see how each airline compares in terms of entertainment options, comfort, food, crew/service, and boarding process.
8.3
Very Good
617 reviews

Overall

8.3

Crew

8.7

Food

7.6

Entertainment

7.9

Comfort

8.1

Boarding

8.4

Reviews

1 / 10

Terrible. Boarding pass priority boarding. Got no service, no food which looked yucky, why seat people in first class then treat them low class?

8.3
Very Good
617 reviews
8.3
Very Good
617 reviews

Overall

8.3

Crew

8.7

Food

7.6

Entertainment

7.9

Comfort

8.1

Boarding

8.4

Reviews

1 / 10

Terrible. Boarding pass priority boarding. Got no service, no food which looked yucky, why seat people in first class then treat them low class?

8.2
Very Good
1,432 reviews
8.3
Very Good
617 reviews

Overall

8.3

Crew

8.7

Food

7.6

Entertainment

7.9

Comfort

8.1

Boarding

8.4

Reviews

1 / 10

Terrible. Boarding pass priority boarding. Got no service, no food which looked yucky, why seat people in first class then treat them low class?

8.1
Very Good
3,934 reviews
8.3
Very Good
617 reviews

Overall

8.3

Crew

8.7

Food

7.6

Entertainment

7.9

Comfort

8.1

Boarding

8.4

Reviews

1 / 10

Terrible. Boarding pass priority boarding. Got no service, no food which looked yucky, why seat people in first class then treat them low class?

7.8
Good
628 reviews
8.3
Very Good
617 reviews

Overall

8.3

Crew

8.7

Food

7.6

Entertainment

7.9

Comfort

8.1

Boarding

8.4

Reviews

1 / 10

Terrible. Boarding pass priority boarding. Got no service, no food which looked yucky, why seat people in first class then treat them low class?

7.6
Good
954 reviews
8.3
Very Good
617 reviews

Overall

8.3

Crew

8.7

Food

7.6

Entertainment

7.9

Comfort

8.1

Boarding

8.4

Reviews

1 / 10

Terrible. Boarding pass priority boarding. Got no service, no food which looked yucky, why seat people in first class then treat them low class?

Related info for your journey

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  • 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.

  • Can I find flights from Cairns to California for under $1,300 on Cheapflights?

    Yes, there are multiple flights from Cairns to California for under $1,300. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Virgin Australia for just $1,276, but on average you can expect to pay $2,135.

  • Are there last-minute flights available from Cairns to California for under $2,000?

    There are currently 15+ open flights from Cairns to California within the next 7 days for less than $2,000.

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

    The cheapest airline one-way is Singapore Airlines, with whom users have recently found tickets for as low as $1,514. However, be on the lookout for offers from Qantas Airways and Air New Zealand, 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?

  • What does CNS to LAX mean?

    These are just IATA (International Air Transport Association) codes. They are used in aviation to identify and differentiate airports. That’s why a Cairns Airport to Los Angeles Airport flight would often be abbreviated as a CNS to LAX flight. San Francisco Airport (SFO), San Diego Airport (SAN), Santa Ana J. Wayne/Orange Cnty Airport (SNA), San Jose Airport (SJC), Ontario Airport (ONT) are other airports near this flight route and their unique identifiers/IATA codes.

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

    The amount of baggage you can bring on your Cairns to California 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 Cairns to California with specific airlines?

    Yes, Cheapflights allows you to browse and filter Cairns to California 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 Cairns to California that include hotel bookings?

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

  • How can I find direct flights from Cairns to California?

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

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

    Yes. Cheapflights offers flight deals from Cairns to California 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 Cairns to California that allow pets onboard?

    Many airlines flying from Cairns to California 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 Cairns to California?

    Yes, you can often find last-minute deals on Cairns to California 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.

  • How recently were the Cairns to California flight deals updated?

    The Cairns to California flight deals you see on this page were last updated on 24/5.

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

  • When is the best time to book a flight from Cairns to California?

    Currently, January is the cheapest month in which you can book a flight from Cairns to California (average of $829). Flying from Cairns to California in December is currently the most expensive (average of $1,210). 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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Top 4 airlines flying from Cairns to California

Discover the top 4 airlines that operate flights from Cairns to California. 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 538,742 searches. Data last updated 24 May 2024.
AirlineCheapestAverageFlexibilityOn-time
Virgin AustraliaCheapest$1,156Average$1,793FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time80%
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Singapore AirlinesCheapest$1,393Average$1,510FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time81%
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Air New ZealandCheapest$1,427Average$1,992FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time78%
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Qantas AirwaysCheapest$1,535Average$1,957FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time74%
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