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The best prices from Cairns to Gold Coast are usually found in March or May, booked 60 days in advance, depart on a Thursday or Tuesday and return on a Thursday

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How to find the cheapest flight from
Cairns (CNS) to Gold Coast (OOL)

CNS - OOL
Price
$211 - $517
OOL
Temperature
21 - 29 °C
OOL
Rainfall
28 - 143 mm

Popular in

June

High demand for flights, 41% potential price rise

Cheapest in

March

Best time to find cheap flights, 30% potential price drop

Round-trip from

$211

From Cairns to Gold Coast

One-way from

$91

One-way flight from Cairns to Gold Coast

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 Cairns to Gold Coast?

It’s generally more expensive to depart on a Wednesday, if you have to leave on this day you can still search on Cheapflights to find great options that meet your needs.

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

When searching for a good deal, it’s best to be prepared for potential fluctuations in price. We recommend booking at least 35 days in advance, which can save you up to 24% on flights from Cairns to Gold Coast compared to booking the week you need them. Waiting 35 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 $186. For sooner than that we have options available in the next 3 days from $219.

What is the cheapest month to fly from Cairns to Gold Coast?

Flights from Cairns to Gold Coast lean towards being more expensive in July. Prices are generally better when you fly from Cairns to Gold Coast in May, with the cheapest ticket starting at $88.

When is the cheapest time to fly from Cairns to Gold Coast (CNS - OOL)?

It’s optimal to fly from Cairns to Gold Coast in the evening. By choosing this option you can save up to 28% on the cost of your flight, compared to a flight in the morning.

Cheap flights from Cairns to Gold Coast in January, February 2021

The best prices found for CNS to OOL flights in January, February
16 Feb - 23 Feb
$186pp
CNS
Cairns
Jetstar
Direct
OOL
Coolangatta Gold Coast
OOL
Coolangatta Gold Coast
Jetstar
Direct
CNS
Cairns
22 Jan - 24 Jan
$246pp
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Cairns
Jetstar
Direct
OOL
Coolangatta Gold Coast
OOL
Coolangatta Gold Coast
Jetstar
Direct
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Cairns
16 Feb - 23 Feb
$308pp
CNS
Cairns
Jetstar
 
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OOL
Coolangatta Gold Coast
OOL
Coolangatta Gold Coast
Jetstar
Direct
CNS
Cairns

Cairns to Gold Coast 2021 flight deals

Cheap flights to Gold Coast from Cairns found for this year
16 Feb - 23 Feb
$186pp
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Cairns
Jetstar
Direct
OOL
Coolangatta Gold Coast
OOL
Coolangatta Gold Coast
Jetstar
Direct
CNS
Cairns
22 Jan - 24 Jan
$246pp
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Cairns
Jetstar
Direct
OOL
Coolangatta Gold Coast
OOL
Coolangatta Gold Coast
Jetstar
Direct
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Cairns
16 Feb - 23 Feb
$308pp
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Cairns
Jetstar
 
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OOL
Coolangatta Gold Coast
OOL
Coolangatta Gold Coast
Jetstar
Direct
CNS
Cairns

Direct flights to Gold Coast from Cairns

Save time with Cairns to Gold Coast direct flight deals
16 Feb - 23 Feb
$186pp
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Cairns
Jetstar
Direct
OOL
Coolangatta Gold Coast
OOL
Coolangatta Gold Coast
Jetstar
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Cairns
10 Feb - 11 Feb
$335pp
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Cairns
Jetstar
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Coolangatta Gold Coast
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Jetstar
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Cairns

Last-minute flights from Cairns to Gold Coast

Late deals on return flights to Gold Coast from Cairns, departing today and this week
30 Jan - 1 Feb
$335pp
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Cairns
Jetstar
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OOL
Coolangatta Gold Coast
OOL
Coolangatta Gold Coast
Jetstar
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Cairns
30 Jan - 1 Feb
$489pp
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Jetstar
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Coolangatta Gold Coast
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Cairns
30 Jan - 1 Feb
$575pp
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Coolangatta Gold Coast
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Cairns

One-way flights to Gold Coast from Cairns

The cheapest one-way flights from Cairns to Gold Coast
01:30 - 03:45
Jetstar
Direct
2h 15m
CNS - OOL
Jetstar
$91
mytrip.com
02:00 - 08:45
Jetstar
1 stop
6h 45m
CNS - OOL
Jetstar
$228
mytrip.com
01:00 - 10:35
Virgin Australia
2 stops
9h 35m
CNS - OOL
Virgin Australia
$278
DreamWorldTravel

Related info for your journey

Useful info, stats and facts about Cairns to Gold Coast flights.

Flight FAQs

From Cairns to Gold Coast

Can I find flights from Cairns to Gold Coast for under $259 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Cairns to Gold Coast for under $259. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Jetstar for just $186, but on average you can expect to pay $726.

Which airlines flying from Cairns to Coolangatta Gold Coast have flexible cancellations due to COVID-19?

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

Are there direct flights from Cairns to Gold Coast for under $259 on Cheapflights?

Cheapflights has 2 direct flights from Cairns to Gold Coast under $259. A good price for a direct flight from Cairns to Gold Coast is less than $260.

Are there last-minute flights available from Cairns to Gold Coast for under $388?

There are currently 5+ open flights from Cairns to Gold Coast within the next 7 days for less than $388.

What days are direct flights available from Cairns to Gold Coast?

Days when direct flights are available for this flight are: Sunday, Monday, Tuesday.

How popular is this flight route?

The Cairns to Coolangatta Gold Coast flight path was viewed by 5,089 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 Cairns or Gold Coast?

In Cairns, there will be greater rainfall in Cairns compared to Gold Coast over the next 19 days.

Is Cairns weather warmer or cooler than Gold Coast?

We forecast the temperature to be around the 31 °Cs in January, on average. The temperature in Gold Coast is generally colder than in Cairns. Book flights in a timely manner in correlation to your departure date.

How long does is the flight from Cairns to Gold Coast?

There are many flights that can get you from Cairns to Gold Coast in 2h 15m. Fly via Jetstar or Virgin Australia to get the fastest option. Both multi-stop and direct flights can be found to your destination and back.

What are the cheapest airlines to flying from Cairns to Gold Coast return?

According to our current data, Jetstar ($187), and Virgin Australia ($546) offers the cheapest pricing from Cairns to Gold Coast. Jetstar is priced at 38% lower than the current average price of a flight leaving 3 months from now.

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

The cheapest airline one-way is Jetstar, with whom users have recently found tickets for as low as $91. Check flights for Virgin Australia, as they currently have the next best price.

Alternative routes for Cairns to Gold Coast

Destination information for Gold Coast

Things to know before you go. Useful info for your trip from Cairns to Gold Coast
Flight duration
2h 20m
Average temperature for January in Gold Coast
29.0 °C
Avg rainfall for January in Gold Coast
97.0 mm

Airports servicing Cairns

Airports servicing Coolangatta

Hourly flight availability from Cairns to Gold Coast

Early morning Midnight to 6 AM 59% of flight departures
Afternoon Midday to 6 PM 41% of flight departures
Morning 6 AM to midday 0% of flight departures
Evening 6 PM to midnight 0% of flight departures
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Weekly flight availability
from Cairns to Gold Coast
Sunday
4 daily flights
Monday
2 daily flights
Tuesday
4 daily flights
Wednesday
2 daily flights
Thursday
4 daily flights
Friday
4 daily flights
Saturday
2 daily flights
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