Cheap flights from Cairns to Canberra

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What is the cheapest day to fly return from Cairns to Canberra?

Thursday flights are generally found to be more expensive for flights from Cairns to Canberra. 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 Canberra.

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

Flights from Cairns to Canberra lean towards being more expensive in August. Prices are generally better when you fly from Cairns to Canberra in May, with the cheapest ticket starting at $396.

When is the cheapest time to fly from Cairns to Canberra (CNS - CBR)?

When flying from Cairns to Canberra, 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 16% versus a flight at midday.

Cheap flights from Cairns to Canberra in January, February 2022

The best prices found for CNS to CBR flights in January, February
12 Feb. - 15 Feb.
CNS

Cairns

CBR

Canberra

1 stop

17h 40m
CBR

Canberra

CNS

Cairns

1 stop

11h 40m
$498

Multiple Airlines

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Deal found 26.1.22

12 Feb. - 15 Feb.
CNS

Cairns

CBR

Canberra

2 stops

27h 20m
CBR

Canberra

CNS

Cairns

1 stop

9h 30m
$528

Virgin Australia

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Deal found 26.1.22

28 Jan. - 1 Feb.
CNS

Cairns

CBR

Canberra

2 stops

9h 50m
CBR

Canberra

CNS

Cairns

1 stop

6h 00m
$580

Multiple Airlines

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Deal found 25.1.22

Cairns to Canberra 2022 flight deals

Cheap flights to Canberra from Cairns found for this year
6 Mar. - 19 Mar.
CNS

Cairns

CBR

Canberra

1 stop

16h 30m
CBR

Canberra

CNS

Cairns

1 stop

5h 00m
$450

Multiple Airlines

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Deal found 25.1.22

12 Feb. - 15 Feb.
CNS

Cairns

CBR

Canberra

1 stop

17h 40m
CBR

Canberra

CNS

Cairns

1 stop

11h 40m
$498

Multiple Airlines

View Deal

Deal found 26.1.22

12 Feb. - 15 Feb.
CNS

Cairns

CBR

Canberra

2 stops

27h 20m
CBR

Canberra

CNS

Cairns

1 stop

9h 30m
$528

Virgin Australia

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Deal found 26.1.22

One-way flights to Canberra from Cairns

The cheapest one-way flights from Cairns to Canberra
13 Feb.
CNS

Cairns

CBR

Canberra

1 stop

16h 40m
$249

Multiple Airlines

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Deal found 24.1.22

6 Feb.
CNS

Cairns

CBR

Canberra

1 stop

27h 55m
$271

Multiple Airlines

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Deal found 27.1.22

6 Feb.
CNS

Cairns

CBR

Canberra

2 stops

19h 35m
$278

Multiple Airlines

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Deal found 27.1.22

Related info for your journey

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

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

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

Can I find flights from Cairns to Canberra for under $500 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Cairns to Canberra for under $500. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Multiple Airlines for just $450, but on average you can expect to pay $612.

What days are direct flights available from Cairns to Canberra?

Direct flights can be found on the following days: Friday, Saturday.

How popular is this Cairns to Canberra flight route?

This flight path from Cairns to Canberra was viewed by 215 users in the past month. Keep an eye out for changes in search interest prior to high and low season.

How many flights depart from Cairns to Canberra on average per day?

On average, you can expect to see 1 flight from Cairns to Canberra a day.
Morning (6am - Midday) - 100% of flight departures

How long is the flight from Cairns to Canberra?

Airlines like Virgin Australia and Qantas Airways fly from Cairns to Canberra in about 7h 10m. The time it takes to get you to your destination can typically vary by up to 20h 10m. Airlines will cover a distance of 2087 km. This flight may include one or multiple stops.

What are the cheapest airlines flying from Cairns to Canberra round-trip?

Flying on Virgin Australia is currently your cheapest option to Canberra, with prices starting at $528. Another option worth looking into is Qantas Airways, starting at $892 return. These flights start at 5% lower than the current average price 3 months from now.

What are the cheapest flights from Cairns to Canberra?

On average you can expect to pay $519 for a flight from Cairns to Canberra. The cheapest flight overall is $343 while the most popular route, (Cairns - Canberra) is currently priced at $450.

Alternative routes for Cairns to Canberra

See prices for flight routes from nearby airports that may be better suited for you.

Top 2 airlines flying from Cairns to Canberra

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users travelling from Cairns to Canberra choose most often. Cheapest and average prices are based on aggregated data from the past 12 months.
AirlineCheapestAverageFlexibilityOn-timeCOVID-19 safety
Virgin Australia
Cheapest$386
Average$566
FlexibilityNo cancel fee
On-time80%
COVID-19 safety
Qantas Airways
Cheapest$588
Average$668
FlexibilityNo cancel fee
On-time74%
COVID-19 safety

Hourly flight availability from Cairns to Canberra

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Weekly flight availability from Cairns to Canberra

See how many times per day planes take to the skies headed from Cairns to Canberra
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Saturday1daily flight