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Cheap flights from Cairns to Port Moresby

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The best prices from Cairns to Port Moresby are usually found in March or April, booked 51 days in advance, depart on a Thursday or Wednesday and return on a Sunday

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How to find the cheapest flight from
Cairns (CNS) to Port Moresby (POM)

All the information you need to plan the best CNS to POM flight in 2021: compare Cairns to Port Moresby flight prices with the expected peak season, weather and rainfall in Port Moresby.
CNS - POM
Price
$459 - $494
POM
Temperature
29 - 31 °C
POM
Rainfall
20 - 236 mm

Popular in

January

High demand for flights, 4% potential price rise

Cheapest in

March

Best time to find cheap flights, 3% potential price drop

Average price

$467

Average for round-trip flights in July 2021

Round-trip from

$459

From Cairns to Port Moresby

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 Port Moresby?

Users have found that leaving on a Wednesday can be a cost-effective option. It’s possible to save up to 13% on your flight compared to booking on days when demand is much higher.

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

Travellers have found it’s best to book a flight 61 days in advance to save up to 25% 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 61 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 Port Moresby 1-2 weeks in advance for as low as $743, or $827 for flights within the next 24 hours.

What is the cheapest month to fly from Cairns to Port Moresby?

Due to multiple factors, expect to potentially pay more when booking in July. For low rates, May can be a great choice for travel to Port Moresby. Flights to Port Moresby from Cairns in May are about $703 on average during May, but can be found for as low as $453.

When is the cheapest time to fly from Cairns to Port Moresby (CNS - POM)?

When flying from Cairns to Port Moresby, the time of day you decide to fly out makes little to no difference towards the overall price you’ll pay on tickets.

Cairns to Port Moresby 2021 flight deals

Cheap flights to Port Moresby from Cairns found for this year
17 Nov - 24 Nov
$1,305pp
CNS
Cairns
Multiple airlines
 
1 STOP
POM
Port Moresby Jackson Fld
POM
Port Moresby Jackson Fld
Air Niugini
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CNS
Cairns
17 Nov - 24 Nov
$1,476pp
CNS
Cairns
Air Niugini
Direct
POM
Port Moresby Jackson Fld
POM
Port Moresby Jackson Fld
Air Niugini
Direct
CNS
Cairns
17 Nov - 24 Nov
$1,781pp
CNS
Cairns
Multiple airlines
   
2 STOPS
POM
Port Moresby Jackson Fld
POM
Port Moresby Jackson Fld
Air Niugini
Direct
CNS
Cairns

Direct flights to Port Moresby from Cairns

Save time with Cairns to Port Moresby direct flight deals
17 Nov - 24 Nov
$1,476pp
CNS
Cairns
Air Niugini
Direct
POM
Port Moresby Jackson Fld
POM
Port Moresby Jackson Fld
Air Niugini
Direct
CNS
Cairns

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Flight FAQs

From Cairns to Port Moresby

Can I find flights from Cairns to Port Moresby for under $1,358 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Cairns to Port Moresby for under $1,358. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Multiple Airlines for just $1,305, but on average you can expect to pay $2,831.

Which airlines flying from Cairns to Port Moresby Jackson Fld have flexible cancellations due to COVID-19?

Due to the rapidly changing circumstances due to COVID-19, airlines like Air Niugini and Qantas Airways flying from Cairns to Port Moresby Jackson Fld have implemented new flexible cancellation policies.

Are there direct flights from Cairns to Port Moresby for under $1,493 on Cheapflights?

Cheapflights has 1 direct flight from Cairns to Port Moresby under $1,493. A good price for a direct flight from Cairns to Port Moresby is less than $1,476.

How popular is this flight route?

The Cairns to Port Moresby Jackson Fld flight path was viewed by 543 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 Port Moresby?

Cairns will have the same amount of rainfall in 1 compared to Port Moresby over the next 11 days.

Is Cairns weather warmer or cooler than Port Moresby?

You can imagine temperatures to be in the 31 °C range in January. The weather in Port Moresby is generally the same as Cairns's. As flight availability is subject to become more limited as peak season approaches it is ideal to book in a timely manner.

How long does is the flight from Cairns to Port Moresby?

Air Niugini can get you from Cairns to Port Moresby in just under 1h 25m. Your travel time will be generally consistent. Most flights are nonstop.

What is the cheapest airline to fly from Cairns to Port Moresby return?

Our cheapest airline available from Cairns to Port Moresby is Air Niugini. Our recent data shows that you can find tickets from as low as $1,476 on this airline.

Destination information for Port Moresby

Things to know before you go - useful duration and weather info for your trip from Cairns to Port Moresby.
Today's exchange rate
$1 = PGK 2.53
Flight duration
1h 25m
Average temperature for July in Port Moresby
29.0 °C
Avg rainfall for July in Port Moresby
31.0 mm

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