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How to find the cheapest flight from
Cairns (CNS) to New South Wales

All the information you need to plan the best CNS to SYD flight in 2021: compare Cairns to New South Wales flight prices with the expected peak season, weather and rainfall in New South Wales.
How far in advance should I book a flight from Cairns to New South Wales?

Find a great deal and save up to 29% by booking at least 33 days prior to your desired departure date, rather than waiting until the week of travel. According to our data, there are a number of flights available from Cairns to New South Wales within the next two weeks, with the cheapest ticket starting at $186.

What is the cheapest month to fly from Cairns to New South Wales?

Our data shows that February tends to be the cheapest month to fly to New South Wales from Cairns. Users have commonly found prices around $188 for the month, but tickets can be as low as $106. Due to multiple factors, prepare for potentially higher prices in June.

Cheap flights from Cairns to New South Wales in August, September 2021

The best prices found for CNS to New South Wales flights in August, September
6 Aug - 9 Aug
$204pp
CNS
Cairns
Virgin Australia
Direct
SYD
Sydney Kingsford Smith
SYD
Sydney Kingsford Smith
Virgin Australia
Direct
CNS
Cairns
4 Aug - 6 Aug
$280pp
CNS
Cairns
Virgin Australia
Direct
SYD
Sydney Kingsford Smith
SYD
Sydney Kingsford Smith
Virgin Australia
Direct
CNS
Cairns
9 Aug - 12 Aug
$309pp
CNS
Cairns
Multiple airlines
Direct
SYD
Sydney Kingsford Smith
SYD
Sydney Kingsford Smith
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
CNS
Cairns

Cairns to New South Wales 2021 flight deals

Cheap flights to New South Wales from Cairns found for this year
6 Aug - 9 Aug
$204pp
CNS
Cairns
Virgin Australia
Direct
SYD
Sydney Kingsford Smith
SYD
Sydney Kingsford Smith
Virgin Australia
Direct
CNS
Cairns
4 Aug - 6 Aug
$280pp
CNS
Cairns
Virgin Australia
Direct
SYD
Sydney Kingsford Smith
SYD
Sydney Kingsford Smith
Virgin Australia
Direct
CNS
Cairns
9 Aug - 12 Aug
$309pp
CNS
Cairns
Multiple airlines
Direct
SYD
Sydney Kingsford Smith
SYD
Sydney Kingsford Smith
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
CNS
Cairns

Direct flights to New South Wales from Cairns

Save time with Cairns to New South Wales direct flight deals
13 Aug - 15 Aug
$437pp
CNS
Cairns
Jetstar
Direct
SYD
Sydney Kingsford Smith
SYD
Sydney Kingsford Smith
Jetstar
Direct
CNS
Cairns
13 Aug - 15 Aug
$438pp
CNS
Cairns
Jetstar
Direct
SYD
Sydney Kingsford Smith
SYD
Sydney Kingsford Smith
Jetstar
Direct
CNS
Cairns

Last-minute flights from Cairns to New South Wales

Late deals on return flights to New South Wales from Cairns, departing today and this week
9 Aug - 12 Aug
$309pp
CNS
Cairns
Multiple airlines
Direct
SYD
Sydney Kingsford Smith
SYD
Sydney Kingsford Smith
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
CNS
Cairns
9 Aug - 12 Aug
$372pp
CNS
Cairns
Multiple airlines
 
1 STOP
SYD
Sydney Kingsford Smith
SYD
Sydney Kingsford Smith
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
CNS
Cairns
7 Aug - 10 Aug
$419pp
CNS
Cairns
Multiple airlines
Direct
SYD
Sydney Kingsford Smith
SYD
Sydney Kingsford Smith
Virgin Australia
 
1 STOP
CNS
Cairns

One-way flights to New South Wales from Cairns

The cheapest one-way flights from Cairns to New South Wales
02:00 - 18:40
Virgin Australia
3 stops
16h 40m
CNS - SYD
Virgin Australia
$361
Expedia
02:00 - 04:45
Jetstar
2 stops
26h 45m
CNS - SYD
Jetstar
$372
Gotogate
02:00 - 04:30
Multiple Airlines
3 stops
26h 30m
CNS - SYD
Multiple Airlines
$680
Gotogate

Related info for your journey

Useful info, stats and facts about <span class="emphasized">Cairns</span> to <span class="emphasized">New South Wales</span> flights.

Flight FAQs

From Cairns to New South Wales

What airport do you fly from for flights from Cairns to New South Wales?

Located just 4.4 km from the city centre, Cairns (CNS) is the airport most travellers will use when flying to New South Wales from Cairns.

Which airlines flying from Cairns to New South Wales have flexible cancellations due to COVID-19?

Due to the rapidly changing circumstances due to COVID-19, airlines like Jetstar, Tigerair Australia, and Virgin Australia flying from Cairns to New South Wales have implemented new flexible cancellation policies.

Can I find flights from Cairns to New South Wales for under $408 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Cairns to New South Wales for under $408. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Multiple Airlines for just $309, but on average you can expect to pay $596.

Are there direct flights from Cairns to New South Wales for under $545 on Cheapflights?

Cheapflights has 2 direct flights from Cairns to New South Wales under $545. A good price for a direct flight from Cairns to New South Wales is less than $437.

Are there last-minute flights available from Cairns to New South Wales for under $408?

There are currently 8+ open flights from Cairns to New South Wales within the next 7 days for less than $408.

What days are direct flights available from Cairns to New South Wales?

Direct flights are available for this route on the following days: Thursday, Saturday.

How popular is this flight route?

The Cairns to New South Wales flight path was viewed by 3,304 users in the past month. Keep an eye out for changes in search interest prior to high and low season.

What are the most popular airlines that fly from Cairns to New South Wales?

Jetstar, Qantas Airways and Tigerair Australia are the most popular airlines when flying from Cairns to New South Wales.

What are the cheapest flights from Cairns to New South Wales?

On average you can expect to pay $723 for a flight from Cairns to New South Wales. The cheapest flight overall is $98 while the most popular route, (Cairns - Sydney Kingsford Smith) is currently priced at $281.

What are the most reliable airlines from Cairns to New South Wales?

No one likes to see their flight delayed. When booking a flight from Cairns to New South Wales consider choosing Delta(95%), Etihad Airways(95%) or Virgin Australia(93%), as they are the most reliable in getting you off to your destination on time.

How long does is the flight from Cairns to New South Wales?

Airlines like Jetstar and Qantas Airways fly from Cairns to New South Wales in about 2h 50m. The time it takes to get you to your destination can typically vary by up to 17h. Both multi-stop and direct flights can be found to your destination and back.

What are the cheapest airlines to flying from Cairns to New South Wales return?

According to our current data, Jetstar ($437), and Qantas Airways ($1,235) offers the cheapest pricing from Cairns to New South Wales.

What are the cheapest airlines to fly from Cairns to New South Wales one-way?

The cheapest airline one-way is Virgin Australia, with whom users have recently found tickets for as low as $109. Check flights for Jetstar, as they currently have the next best price.

Destination points for flights from Cairns to New South Wales

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Destination information for New South Wales

Things to know before you go - useful duration and weather info for your trip from Cairns to New South Wales.
Flight duration
2h 57m

Airports servicing Cairns

Airports servicing

Broken Hill (BHQ)
Bathurst Raglan (BHS)
Ballina (BNK)
Bourke (BRK)
Coffs Harbour (CFS)
Dubbo (DBO)

Top 4 airlines flying from Cairns to New South Wales

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users travelling from Cairns to New South Wales 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
Tigerair Australia
$138 $201 No cancel fee 81%

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Jetstar
$140 $297 No cancel fee 74%
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Qantas Airways
$214 $331 No cancel fee 74%
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Virgin Australia
$127 $382 No cancel fee 80%
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