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25 Aug - 12 Sep
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08 Sep - 11 Sep
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Cheap flights for the next season

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03 Nov - 06 Nov
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08 Nov - 15 Nov
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16 Oct - 23 Oct
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Flights for the forward planner

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05 Dec - 06 Dec
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12 Feb - 05 Mar
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09 Feb - 23 Feb
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Destination information for Melbourne

Things to know before you go. Useful info for your trip from Cairns to Melbourne

Flight duration

3 hrs 23 mins

Airports close to Cairns

  • Cairns International (CNS)

Airports servicing Melbourne

  • Melbourne - Tullamarine (MEL)
  • Avalon Airport (AVV)
  • Essendon (MEB)

Temp on Avg for August in Melbourne

14.5 °C

Avg rainfall for August in Melbourne

35 mm
How much do things cost?
Cairns is 1% cheaper than Melbourne
Large bottle of water
Melbourne 1
Cairns 1
Taxi - fixed fee
Melbourne 3
Cairns 2
Petrol (1 litre)
Melbourne 1
Cairns 1
Bottle of local beer (0.5 litre)
Melbourne 4
Cairns 4
Additional useful information for Melbourne

In the last week, 206196 people have been searching for flights from Cairns to Melbourne.

Currently, our data suggests that 10 airlines fly from Cairns to Melbourne directly, including Multiple Carriers, Airline Lithuania and Tma.

Direct flights are usually available on every day of the week.

The weather is expected to be 16°C cooler than Cairns (28°C) if the weather forecasters have predicted correctly!

During this time it is forecast that there will be 2.7 mm more rain in Melbourne than in Cairns.

At this time of year, it’s likely that there will be 37% chance of sunshine in Melbourne as opposed to 89% in Cairns.

Related info for your journey

Useful info, stats and facts about Cairns to Melbourne flights.
Flight FAQs
From Cairns to Melbourne
What is the best airline?
To Melbourne, Jetstar Airways operates 60 flights from Cairns
What percent of flights are delayed?
Flights are delayed approximately 10.3% of the time
Which is the best aircraft?
The most popular plane flying is a Boeing 737-800 (winglets)
How many passenger seats are available on a flight on this route?
There are typically 699 per day
What is the average delay time?
From Cairns, there is an average delay of 41 mins for flights to Melbourne
How often are flights diverted?
Diversions are not expected on flights on this route
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