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Cheap flights from Cairns to Perth

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The best prices from Cairns to Perth are usually found in February or March, booked 47 days in advance, depart on a Thursday or Friday and return on a Monday

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How to find the cheapest flight from
Cairns (CNS) to Perth (PER)

CNS - PER
Price
$448 - $628
PER
Temperature
18 - 32 °C
PER
Rainfall
6 - 142 mm

Popular in

July

High demand for flights, 17% potential price rise

Cheapest in

February

Best time to find cheap flights, 14% potential price drop

Round-trip from

$448

From Cairns to Perth

One-way from

$364

One-way flight from Cairns to Perth

Flight route prices based on searches on Cheapflights within the last 3 days, monthly prices based on aggregated historical data.
What is the cheapest day to fly return from Cairns to Perth?

Flying to your destination on a Monday can be more expensive, but this shouldn’t discourage you from finding affordable options to get to Perth. Check prices with Cheapflights to find a great deal for your trip.

How far in advance should I book a flight from Cairns to Perth?

To save up to 23% on this flight, we recommend booking at least 61 days prior to travel. The price may fluctuate and will likely increase closer to your departure date. Users on Cheapflights have found tickets from Cairns to Perth from $528 1-2 weeks out and tickets from $578 for flights departing within the next 72 hours.

What is the cheapest month to fly from Cairns to Perth?

May can be a great time to fly to Perth from Cairns with a flight ticket averaging about $468. Cheapflights users have found deals in the month of May for as cheap as $285. The most expensive prices can be found in the month of December.

When is the cheapest time to fly from Cairns to Perth (CNS - PER)?

One of the essential ways to save on airfare from Cairns to Perth is to remain as flexible as possible. Flights that are in the morning tend to be the most expensive. A flight in the evening could potentially save you up to 10% on airfare.

Cheap flights from Cairns to Perth in March, April 2021

22 Mar - 25 Mar
$402pp
CNS
Cairns
Jetstar
Direct
PER
Perth
PER
Perth
Jetstar
Direct
CNS
Cairns
2 Apr - 8 Apr
$431pp
CNS
Cairns
Jetstar
Direct
PER
Perth
PER
Perth
Jetstar
Direct
CNS
Cairns
2 Apr - 9 Apr
$513pp
CNS
Cairns
Multiple airlines
Direct
PER
Perth
PER
Perth
Virgin Australia
 
1 STOP
CNS
Cairns

Cairns to Perth 2021 flight deals

22 Mar - 25 Mar
$402pp
CNS
Cairns
Jetstar
Direct
PER
Perth
PER
Perth
Jetstar
Direct
CNS
Cairns
2 Apr - 8 Apr
$431pp
CNS
Cairns
Jetstar
Direct
PER
Perth
PER
Perth
Jetstar
Direct
CNS
Cairns
2 Apr - 9 Apr
$513pp
CNS
Cairns
Multiple airlines
Direct
PER
Perth
PER
Perth
Virgin Australia
 
1 STOP
CNS
Cairns

Direct flights to Perth from Cairns

22 Mar - 25 Mar
$402pp
CNS
Cairns
Jetstar
Direct
PER
Perth
PER
Perth
Jetstar
Direct
CNS
Cairns
2 Apr - 8 Apr
$431pp
CNS
Cairns
Jetstar
Direct
PER
Perth
PER
Perth
Jetstar
Direct
CNS
Cairns

One-way flights to Perth from Cairns

08:25 - 18:35
Virgin Australia
1 stop
12h 10m
CNS - PER
Virgin Australia
$364
Kiwi.com
11:30 - 18:45
Qantas Airways
1 stop
9h 15m
CNS - PER
Qantas Airways
$419
Kiwi.com
17:00 - 05:25
Jetstar
1 stop
14h 25m
CNS - PER
Jetstar
$437
CheapFlights

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Flight FAQs

From Cairns to Perth

Can I find flights from Cairns to Perth for under $520 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Cairns to Perth for under $520. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Jetstar for just $431, but on average you can expect to pay $639.

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

Some of the carriers operating flights from Cairns to Perth that may be offering flexible cancellation policies are Jetstar, Virgin Australia, and Qantas Airways. Our site will let you filter for all airlines offering greater flexibility due to COVID-19.

Are there direct flights from Cairns to Perth for under $520 on Cheapflights?

Cheapflights has 2 direct flights from Cairns to Perth under $520. A good price for a direct flight from Cairns to Perth is less than $416.

How popular is this flight route?

The Cairns to Perth flight path was viewed by 797 users in the past month. Keep an eye out for changes in search interest prior to high and low season.

Does it rain more in Cairns or Perth?

Cairns will have greater rainfall in 0 compared to Perth over the next 18 days.

Is Cairns weather warmer or cooler than Perth?

Temperatures around the 32 °Cs can be experienced in January. The weather in Perth is hotter than in Cairns. Plan for potential changes in flight availability as peak weather approaches in this location.

How long does is the flight from Cairns to Perth?

A quick flight from Cairns to Perth can take about 5h 05m. Jetstar provides one of the quickest options available for as low as $432. This flight may include one or multiple stops.

What are the cheapest airlines to flying from Cairns to Perth return?

According to our current data, Jetstar ($432), and Virgin Australia ($589) offers the cheapest pricing from Cairns to Perth. Jetstar is 17% cheaper than the average price of flights available within the next 90 days to this destination.

What are the cheapest airlines to fly from Cairns to Perth one-way?

$195 is the cheapest one-way deal found within the past few days, from Jetstar. You may also be able to find cheap deals on Virgin Australia and Qantas Airways, with prices starting from $303 and $392, respectively.

Alternative routes for Cairns to Perth

Destination information for Perth

Flight duration
4h 37m
Average temperature for March in Perth
30.0 °C
Avg rainfall for March in Perth
17.0 mm

Airports servicing Cairns

Airports servicing Perth

Top 3 airlines flying from Cairns to Perth

Airline Cheapest Average Flexibility On-time COVID-19 safety
Jetstar
$184 $354 No cancel fee 74%
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Virgin Australia
$384 $433 No cancel fee 80%
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Qantas Airways
$233 $557 No cancel fee 74%
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Hourly flight availability from Cairns to Perth

Evening 6 PM to midnight 100% of flight departures
Early morning Midnight to 6 AM 0% of flight departures
Morning 6 AM to midday 0% of flight departures
Afternoon Midday to 6 PM 0% of flight departures
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Weekly flight availability
from Cairns to Perth
Sunday
0 flights
Monday
3 daily flights
Tuesday
0 flights
Wednesday
0 flights
Thursday
3 daily flights
Friday
0 flights
Saturday
3 daily flights
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