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Cheap flights from Cairns to Great Barrier Reef

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How to find the cheapest flight from
Cairns (CNS) to Great Barrier Reef

All the information you need to plan the best CNS to TSV flight in 2021: compare Cairns to Great Barrier Reef flight prices with the expected peak season, weather and rainfall in Great Barrier Reef.
When is the cheapest time to fly from Cairns to Great Barrier Reef (CNS - YJV)?

Regardless of the time of day you decide to fly, the ticket price will remain around the same. Book flights from Cairns to Great Barrier Reef as you normally would.

What is the cheapest month to fly from Cairns to Great Barrier Reef?

The best pricing can be found in the month of November. Prices to Great Barrier Reef from Cairns average $631. You can even find prices in November for less than $631, as users have found deals to Great Barrier Reef from as low as $406. The month of July appears to be one of the more expensive times to travel to Great Barrier Reef from Cairns. Flying in the targeted month can save you up to 10%.

Cheap flights from Cairns to Great Barrier Reef in October, November 2021

The best prices found for CNS to Great Barrier Reef flights in October, November
16 Nov - 19 Nov
$276pp
CNS
Cairns
Multiple airlines
Direct
TSV
Townsville
TSV
Townsville
Rex
Direct
CNS
Cairns
16 Nov - 19 Nov
$296pp
CNS
Cairns
Virgin Australia
 
1 STOP
HTI
Hamilton Island
HTI
Hamilton Island
Virgin Australia
 
1 STOP
CNS
Cairns
1 Nov - 3 Nov
$298pp
CNS
Cairns
Multiple airlines
Direct
TSV
Townsville
TSV
Townsville
Qantas Airways
Direct
CNS
Cairns

Cairns to Great Barrier Reef 2021 flight deals

Cheap flights to Great Barrier Reef from Cairns found for this year
16 Nov - 19 Nov
$276pp
CNS
Cairns
Multiple airlines
Direct
TSV
Townsville
TSV
Townsville
Rex
Direct
CNS
Cairns
16 Nov - 19 Nov
$296pp
CNS
Cairns
Virgin Australia
 
1 STOP
HTI
Hamilton Island
HTI
Hamilton Island
Virgin Australia
 
1 STOP
CNS
Cairns
1 Nov - 3 Nov
$298pp
CNS
Cairns
Multiple airlines
Direct
TSV
Townsville
TSV
Townsville
Qantas Airways
Direct
CNS
Cairns

Direct flights to Great Barrier Reef from Cairns

Save time with Cairns to Great Barrier Reef direct flight deals
16 Nov - 19 Nov
$276pp
CNS
Cairns
Multiple airlines
Direct
TSV
Townsville
TSV
Townsville
Rex
Direct
CNS
Cairns

Last-minute flights from Cairns to Great Barrier Reef

Late deals on return flights to Great Barrier Reef from Cairns, departing today and this week
1 Nov - 3 Nov
$298pp
CNS
Cairns
Multiple airlines
Direct
TSV
Townsville
TSV
Townsville
Qantas Airways
Direct
CNS
Cairns
1 Nov - 3 Nov
$406pp
CNS
Cairns
Multiple airlines
Direct
TSV
Townsville
TSV
Townsville
Qantas Airways
 
1 STOP
CNS
Cairns
1 Nov - 3 Nov
$538pp
CNS
Cairns
Multiple airlines
   
2 STOPS
TSV
Townsville
TSV
Townsville
Qantas Airways
Direct
CNS
Cairns

One-way flights to Great Barrier Reef from Cairns

The cheapest one-way flights from Cairns to Great Barrier Reef
11:10 - 12:10
Rex
Direct
1h 00m
CNS - TSV
Rex
$114
mytrip.com
07:05 - 11:35
Airnorth
1 stop
4h 30m
CNS - TSV
Airnorth
$260
Travel2Be
11:40 - 09:10
Virgin Australia
2 stops
21h 30m
CNS - TSV
Virgin Australia
$361
Travel2Be

Related info for your journey

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Flight FAQs

From Cairns to Great Barrier Reef

What airport do you fly from for flights from Cairns to Great Barrier Reef?

Cairns (CNS), located 4.4 km from the city centre, is the airport you fly out of when you book flights from Cairns to Great Barrier Reef.

Which airlines flying from Cairns to Great Barrier Reef have flexible cancellations due to COVID-19?

Some of our airline partners flying from Cairns to Great Barrier Reef have new flexible policies in place due to COVID-19. Qantas Airways, Rex, and Virgin Australia are some of the carriers where you may find flexible cancellation policies. You can use our site to filter for airlines like Qantas Airways with this kind of flexibility.

Can I find flights from Cairns to Great Barrier Reef for under $300 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Cairns to Great Barrier Reef for under $300. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Multiple Airlines for just $276, but on average you can expect to pay $539.

Are there direct flights from Cairns to Great Barrier Reef for under $300 on Cheapflights?

Cheapflights has 1 direct flight from Cairns to Great Barrier Reef under $300. A good price for a direct flight from Cairns to Great Barrier Reef is less than $276.

Are there last-minute flights available from Cairns to Great Barrier Reef for under $300?

There are currently 5+ open flights from Cairns to Great Barrier Reef within the next 7 days for less than $300.

What are the cheapest airlines to fly from Cairns to Great Barrier Reef one-way?

The cheapest airline one-way is Rex, with whom users have recently found tickets for as low as $114. However, be on the lookout for offers from Qantas Airways and Virgin Australia, as they are both options that can get you from Cairns to Great Barrier Reef for a low price.

What are the most popular routes from Cairns to Great Barrier Reef?

While some choose either Cairns - Townsville or Cairns - Hamilton Island, Cairns - Bundaberg is the most popular route from Cairns to Great Barrier Reef.

Alternative routes for Cairns to Great Barrier Reef

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Destination points for flights from Cairns to Great Barrier Reef

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Destination information for Great Barrier Reef

Things to know before you go - useful duration and weather info for your trip from Cairns to Great Barrier Reef.
Flight duration from CNS to Great Barrier Reef
1h 02m
Average temperature for October in Great Barrier Reef
28.0 °C
Avg rainfall for October in Great Barrier Reef
14.0 mm

Airports servicing Cairns

Airports servicing

Bloomfield (BFC)
Cairns (CNS)
Townsville (TSV)
Cooktown (CTN)
Lizard Island (LZR)

Top 3 airlines flying from Cairns to Great Barrier Reef

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users travelling from Cairns to Great Barrier Reef choose most often. Cheapest and average prices are based on aggregated data from the past 12 months.
Airline Cheapest Average Flexibility On-time COVID-19 safety
Rex
$121 $224 No cancel fee 86%

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Qantas Airways
$177 $487 No cancel fee 74%
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Virgin Australia
$270 $568 No cancel fee 80%
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