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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.
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 December. For low rates, March can be a great choice for travel to New South Wales. Flights to New South Wales from Cairns in March are about $325 on average during March, but can be found for as low as $202.

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 49 days in advance to save up to 19% 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 49 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 $328, or $356 for flights within the next 24 hours.

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 November, December 2021

The best prices found for CNS to New South Wales flights in November, December
30 Dec - 5 Jan
$189pp
CNS
Cairns
Multiple airlines
Direct
SYD
Sydney Kingsford Smith
SYD
Sydney Kingsford Smith
Jetstar
Direct
CNS
Cairns
3 Dec - 5 Dec
$224pp
CNS
Cairns
Jetstar
Direct
SYD
Sydney Kingsford Smith
SYD
Sydney Kingsford Smith
Jetstar
Direct
CNS
Cairns
3 Dec - 5 Dec
$226pp
CNS
Cairns
Jetstar
Direct
SYD
Sydney Kingsford Smith
SYD
Sydney Kingsford Smith
Jetstar
Direct
CNS
Cairns

Cairns to New South Wales 2022 flight deals

Cheap flights to New South Wales from Cairns found for next year
30 Dec - 5 Jan
$189pp
CNS
Cairns
Multiple airlines
Direct
SYD
Sydney Kingsford Smith
SYD
Sydney Kingsford Smith
Jetstar
Direct
CNS
Cairns
3 Dec - 5 Dec
$224pp
CNS
Cairns
Jetstar
Direct
SYD
Sydney Kingsford Smith
SYD
Sydney Kingsford Smith
Jetstar
Direct
CNS
Cairns
3 Dec - 5 Dec
$226pp
CNS
Cairns
Jetstar
Direct
SYD
Sydney Kingsford Smith
SYD
Sydney Kingsford Smith
Jetstar
Direct
CNS
Cairns

Direct flights to New South Wales from Cairns

Save time with Cairns to New South Wales direct flight deals
30 Dec - 5 Jan
$189pp
CNS
Cairns
Multiple airlines
Direct
SYD
Sydney Kingsford Smith
SYD
Sydney Kingsford Smith
Jetstar
Direct
CNS
Cairns
7 Feb - 14 Feb
$199pp
CNS
Cairns
Virgin Australia
Direct
SYD
Sydney Kingsford Smith
SYD
Sydney Kingsford Smith
Virgin Australia
Direct
CNS
Cairns
29 Dec - 2 Jan
$229pp
CNS
Cairns
Multiple airlines
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
5 Dec - 8 Dec
$282pp
CNS
Cairns
Multiple airlines
Direct
SYD
Sydney Kingsford Smith
SYD
Sydney Kingsford Smith
Virgin Australia
Direct
CNS
Cairns
4 Dec - 7 Dec
$341pp
CNS
Cairns
Jetstar
Direct
SYD
Sydney Kingsford Smith
SYD
Sydney Kingsford Smith
Jetstar
 
1 STOP
CNS
Cairns
5 Dec - 8 Dec
$348pp
CNS
Cairns
Virgin Australia
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
06:40 - 13:50
Virgin Australia
1 stop
6h 10m
CNS - SYD
Virgin Australia
$171
Gotogate
04:35 - 15:20
Jetstar
1 stop
9h 45m
CNS - SYD
Jetstar
$306
TravelFusion
05:35 - 13:15
Qantas Airways
2 stops
6h 40m
CNS - SYD
Qantas Airways
$361
Jettzy

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 $200 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Cairns to New South Wales for under $200. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Multiple Airlines for just $189, but on average you can expect to pay $363.

Are there direct flights from Cairns to New South Wales for under $200 on Cheapflights?

Cheapflights has 4 direct flights from Cairns to New South Wales under $200. A good price for a direct flight from Cairns to New South Wales is less than $227.

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

There are currently 9+ 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 3,304 times in the past calendar month.

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

The cheapest airline one-way is Jetstar, with whom users have recently found tickets for as low as $79. However, be on the lookout for offers from Virgin Australia and Qantas Airways, as they are both options that can get you from Cairns to New South Wales for a low price.

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

Consider Etihad Airways (92%), Virgin Australia (89%) or ANA (89%) 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 $266 for a flight from Cairns to New South Wales. The cheapest flight overall is $123 while the most popular route, (Cairns - Sydney Kingsford Smith) is currently priced at $156.

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.

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 from CNS to New South Wales
2h 59m

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
Virgin Australia
$179 $536 No cancel fee 80%
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Tigerair Australia
$194 $283 No cancel fee 81%

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Jetstar
$196 $417 No cancel fee 74%
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Qantas Airways
$300 $464 No cancel fee 74%
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