Cheap flights from Cairns to New South Wales

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How far in advance should I book a flight from Cairns to New South Wales?

Travellers have found it’s best to book a flight 53 days in advance to save up to 36% compared to booking the same week of travel. As your travel date approaches, the cost of this flight route may potentially increase. While opting to book 53 days out may not be an option for all, there are still additional ways to secure a deal in the near future. You might find a flight from Cairns to New South Wales 1-2 weeks in advance for as low as $313, or $348 for flights within the next 24 hours.

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

Due to multiple factors, expect to potentially pay more when booking in July. For low rates, January can be a great choice for travel to New South Wales. Flights to New South Wales from Cairns in January are about $311 on average during January, but can be found for as low as $192.

When is the cheapest time to fly from Cairns to New South Wales (CNS - NSW)?

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

Cheap flights from Cairns to New South Wales in August, September 2022

The best prices found for CNS to New South Wales flights in August, September
29 Aug. - 31 Aug.
CNS

Cairns

SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

Nonstop

2h 55m
SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

CNS

Cairns

Nonstop

3h 05m
$230

Jetstar

Pick Dates

Deal found 10/8/22

1 Sep. - 6 Sep.
CNS

Cairns

SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

Nonstop

2h 55m
SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

CNS

Cairns

Nonstop

3h 05m
$239

Jetstar

Pick Dates

Deal found 10/8/22

1 Sep. - 6 Sep.
CNS

Cairns

SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

Nonstop

2h 55m
SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

CNS

Cairns

Nonstop

3h 05m
$241

Jetstar

Pick Dates

Deal found 11/8/22

Cairns to New South Wales 2022 flight deals

Cheap flights to New South Wales from Cairns found for this year
29 Aug. - 31 Aug.
CNS

Cairns

SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

Nonstop

2h 55m
SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

CNS

Cairns

Nonstop

3h 05m
$230

Jetstar

Pick Dates

Deal found 10/8/22

30 Nov. - 30 Nov.
CNS

Cairns

SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

Nonstop

2h 55m
SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

CNS

Cairns

Nonstop

3h 00m
$232

Jetstar

Pick Dates

Deal found 9/8/22

22 Nov. - 7 Feb.
CNS

Cairns

SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

Nonstop

2h 55m
SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

CNS

Cairns

Nonstop

3h 00m
$234

Jetstar

Pick Dates

Deal found 9/8/22

Cheap Virgin Australia flights from Cairns to New South Wales

23 Dec. - 30 Dec.
CNS

Cairns

SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

Nonstop

3h 00m
SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

CNS

Cairns

1 stop

5h 00m
$334

Virgin Australia

Pick Dates

Deal found 9/8/22

29 Aug. - 31 Aug.
CNS

Cairns

SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

1 stop

12h 40m
SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

CNS

Cairns

1 stop

16h 10m
$416

Virgin Australia

Pick Dates

Deal found 10/8/22

29 Aug. - 31 Aug.
CNS

Cairns

SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

1 stop

15h 40m
SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

CNS

Cairns

1 stop

16h 10m
$423

Virgin Australia

Pick Dates

Deal found 11/8/22

Cheap Jetstar flights from Cairns to New South Wales

29 Aug. - 31 Aug.
CNS

Cairns

SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

Nonstop

2h 55m
SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

CNS

Cairns

Nonstop

3h 05m
$230

Jetstar

Pick Dates

Deal found 10/8/22

22 Nov. - 7 Feb.
CNS

Cairns

SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

Nonstop

2h 55m
SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

CNS

Cairns

Nonstop

3h 00m
$234

Jetstar

Pick Dates

Deal found 9/8/22

1 Sep. - 6 Sep.
CNS

Cairns

SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

Nonstop

2h 55m
SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

CNS

Cairns

Nonstop

3h 05m
$239

Jetstar

Pick Dates

Deal found 10/8/22

Direct flights to New South Wales from Cairns

Save time with Cairns to New South Wales direct flight deals
29 Aug. - 31 Aug.
CNS

Cairns

SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

Nonstop

2h 55m
SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

CNS

Cairns

Nonstop

3h 05m
$230

Jetstar

Pick Dates

Deal found 10/8/22

30 Nov. - 30 Nov.
CNS

Cairns

SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

Nonstop

2h 55m
SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

CNS

Cairns

Nonstop

3h 00m
$232

Jetstar

Pick Dates

Deal found 9/8/22

22 Nov. - 7 Feb.
CNS

Cairns

SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

Nonstop

2h 55m
SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

CNS

Cairns

Nonstop

3h 00m
$234

Jetstar

Pick Dates

Deal found 9/8/22

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
18 Aug. - 21 Aug.
CNS

Cairns

SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

Nonstop

2h 55m
SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

CNS

Cairns

Nonstop

3h 05m
$269

Jetstar

Pick Dates

Deal found 11/8/22

19 Aug. - 21 Aug.
CNS

Cairns

SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

Nonstop

2h 50m
SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

CNS

Cairns

Nonstop

3h 05m
$280

Jetstar

Pick Dates

Deal found 11/8/22

18 Aug. - 21 Aug.
CNS

Cairns

SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

1 stop

5h 10m
SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

CNS

Cairns

Nonstop

3h 05m
$296

Multiple Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 11/8/22

One-way flights to New South Wales from Cairns

The cheapest one-way flights from Cairns to New South Wales
13 Oct.
CNS

Cairns

SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

Nonstop

2h 50m
$104

Jetstar

Pick Dates

Deal found 11/8/22

29 Aug.
CNS

Cairns

SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

Nonstop

2h 55m
$108

Jetstar

Pick Dates

Deal found 11/8/22

5 Sep.
CNS

Cairns

SYD

Sydney Kingsford Smith

Nonstop

3h 25m
$110

Jetstar

Pick Dates

Deal found 9/8/22

Related info for your journey

Useful info, stats and facts about Cairns to New South Wales flights.

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 $300 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Cairns to New South Wales for under $300. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Jetstar for just $230, but on average you can expect to pay $280.

Are there direct flights from Cairns to New South Wales for under $300 on Cheapflights?

Cheapflights has 19 direct flights from Cairns to New South Wales under $300. A good price for a direct flight from Cairns to New South Wales is less than $372.

Are there last-minute flights available from Cairns to New South Wales for under $300?

There are currently 14+ open flights from Cairns to New South Wales within the next 7 days for less than $300.

How popular is this Cairns to New South Wales flight route?

Flights from Cairns to New South Wales have been viewed 1,744 times in the past calendar month.

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

The most popular airlines flying from Cairns to New South Wales are Jetstar, Qantas Airways and Tigerair Australia. Something to consider prior to booking your flight.

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

Consider Delta (59%), Jetstar (58%) or Qantas Airways (53%) when booking your flight. These represent the most reliable 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 $514 for a flight from Cairns to New South Wales. The cheapest flight overall is $109 while the most popular route, (Cairns - Sydney Kingsford Smith) is currently priced at $230.

Destination points for flights from Cairns to New South Wales

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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.
AirlineCheapestAverageFlexibilityOn-timeCOVID-19 safety
Virgin AustraliaCheapest$138Average$472FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time80%COVID-19 safety
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JetstarCheapest$165Average$298FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time74%COVID-19 safety
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Tigerair AustraliaCheapest$194Average$284FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time81%COVID-19 safety
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Qantas AirwaysCheapest$203Average$668FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time74%COVID-19 safety
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Hourly flight availability from Cairns to New South Wales

See what time of day planes typically take off from Cairns to New South Wales
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33%of flight departuresMorning6 am to noon
66%of flight departuresAfternoonNoon to 6 pm
0%of flight departuresEvening6 pm to midnight
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