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How to find the cheapest flight from
Cairns International (CNS) to New Zealand

How far in advance should I book a flight from Cairns International to New Zealand?

Find a great deal and save up to 53% by booking at least 57 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 International to New Zealand within the next two weeks, with the cheapest ticket starting at $430.

What is the cheapest month to fly from Cairns International to New Zealand?

The best pricing can be found in the month of May. Prices to New Zealand from Cairns International average $344. You can even find prices in May for less than $344, as users have found deals to New Zealand from as low as $215. The month of December appears to be one of the more expensive times to travel to New Zealand from Cairns International. Flying in the targeted month can save you up to 70%.

Cairns International to New Zealand 2021 flight deals

Cheap flights to New Zealand from Cairns International found for this year
21 Aug - 22 Aug
$782pp
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Virgin Australia
 
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Auckland Intl
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Virgin Australia
 
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3 Jun - 7 Jun
$798pp
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Air New Zealand
 
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Wellington
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Air New Zealand
 
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3 Jun - 7 Jun
$802pp
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Air New Zealand
 
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Wellington
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Air New Zealand
 
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From Cairns International to New Zealand

Can I find flights from Cairns International to New Zealand for under $911 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Cairns International to New Zealand for under $911. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Air New Zealand for just $798, but on average you can expect to pay $1,101.

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

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

Are there direct flights from Cairns International to New Zealand for under $781 on Cheapflights?

There are no direct flights from Cairns International to New Zealand, but Cheapflights can provide you with all the information you need to find the fastest route with the fewest stops.

How popular is this flight route?

The Cairns to New Zealand flight path was viewed by 1,110 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 Zealand?

Emirates, Jetstar and Air New Zealand are the most popular airlines when flying from Cairns to New Zealand.

What are the most popular routes from Cairns to New Zealand?

Most travellers choose Cairns - Wellington, Cairns - Queenstown Intl or Cairns - Auckland Intl when deciding on the best route from Cairns to New Zealand.

What are the cheapest flights from Cairns to New Zealand?

The cheapest flight price from Cairns to New Zealand is $261. On average you can expect to pay $694. The most popular route, (Cairns - Wellington), can usually be booked for $798.

How long does is the flight from Cairns International to New Zealand?

There are many flights that can get you from Cairns International to New Zealand in 7h 20m. Fly via Virgin Australia, Air New Zealand, or Qantas Airways to get the fastest option. This flight may include one or multiple stops.

What are the cheapest airlines to flying from Cairns International to New Zealand return?

According to our current data, Air New Zealand ($798), Virgin Australia ($1,098), and Qantas Airways ($1,164) offers the cheapest pricing from Cairns International to New Zealand.

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Airports servicing Cairns

Airports servicing

Christchurch (CHC)
Chatham Islands (CHT)
Dunedin (DUD)
Great Barrier Island (GBZ)
Gisborne Airport (GIS)

Top 5 airlines flying from Cairns International to New Zealand

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users travelling from Cairns International to New Zealand 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
Jetstar
$204 $470 No cancel fee 74%
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Emirates
$261 $497 No cancel fee 75%
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Virgin Australia
$344 $523 No cancel fee 80%
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Air New Zealand
$286 $551 No cancel fee 78%
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Qantas Airways
$297 $596 No cancel fee 74%
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