Cheap flights from Cairns to San Francisco

CNS — SFO
17 Aug — 24 Aug1
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What is the cheapest day to fly return from Cairns to San Francisco?

Users have found that leaving on a Thursday can be a cost-effective option. It’s possible to save up to 56% on your flight compared to booking on days when demand is much higher.

When is the cheapest time to fly from Cairns to San Francisco (CNS - SFO)?

Unlike in the morning, when flights are generally more expensive, you can save up to 3% on flights from Cairns to San Francisco by exploring options for tickets at midday.

Cheap flights from Cairns to San Francisco in August, September 2022

The best prices found for CNS to SFO flights in August, September
12 Aug. - 19 Aug.
CNS

Cairns

SFO

San Francisco

2 stops

33h 31m
SFO

San Francisco

CNS

Cairns

2 stops

26h 40m
$2,837

Multiple Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 11-8-22

12 Aug. - 19 Aug.
CNS

Cairns

SFO

San Francisco

1 stop

35h 55m
SFO

San Francisco

CNS

Cairns

1 stop

26h 00m
$3,578

Virgin Australia

Pick Dates

Deal found 11-8-22

12 Aug. - 19 Aug.
CNS

Cairns

SFO

San Francisco

1 stop

27h 40m
SFO

San Francisco

CNS

Cairns

2 stops

26h 40m
$3,640

Multiple Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 11-8-22

Cairns to San Francisco 2022 flight deals

Cheap flights to San Francisco from Cairns found for this year
12 Aug. - 19 Aug.
CNS

Cairns

SFO

San Francisco

2 stops

33h 31m
SFO

San Francisco

CNS

Cairns

2 stops

26h 40m
$2,837

Multiple Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 11-8-22

12 Aug. - 19 Aug.
CNS

Cairns

SFO

San Francisco

1 stop

35h 55m
SFO

San Francisco

CNS

Cairns

1 stop

26h 00m
$3,578

Virgin Australia

Pick Dates

Deal found 11-8-22

12 Aug. - 19 Aug.
CNS

Cairns

SFO

San Francisco

1 stop

27h 40m
SFO

San Francisco

CNS

Cairns

2 stops

26h 40m
$3,640

Multiple Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 11-8-22

Cheap Virgin Australia flights from Cairns to San Francisco

26 Oct. - 16 Jan.
CNS

Cairns

SFO

San Francisco

1 stop

28h 40m
SFO

San Francisco

CNS

Cairns

1 stop

25h 30m
$21,243

Virgin Australia

Pick Dates

Deal found 11-8-22

25 Oct. - 16 Jan.
CNS

Cairns

SFO

San Francisco

1 stop

32h 25m
SFO

San Francisco

CNS

Cairns

1 stop

25h 30m
$25,886

Virgin Australia

Pick Dates

Deal found 11-8-22

27 Oct. - 16 Jan.
CNS

Cairns

SFO

San Francisco

1 stop

29h 40m
SFO

San Francisco

CNS

Cairns

1 stop

25h 30m
$26,372

Virgin Australia

Pick Dates

Deal found 11-8-22

One-way flights to San Francisco from Cairns

The cheapest one-way flights from Cairns to San Francisco
12 Nov.
CNS

Cairns

SFO

San Francisco

2 stops

29h 54m
$907

Multiple Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 9-8-22

1 Feb.
CNS

Cairns

SFO

San Francisco

2 stops

28h 53m
$948

Multiple Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 9-8-22

13 Jan.
CNS

Cairns

SFO

San Francisco

2 stops

27h 53m
$1,021

Multiple Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 11-8-22

Related info for your journey

Useful info, stats and facts about Cairns to San Francisco flights.

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

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

Can I find flights from Cairns to San Francisco for under $8,500 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Cairns to San Francisco for under $8,500. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Multiple Airlines for just $8,459, but on average you can expect to pay $12,925.

How popular is this Cairns to San Francisco flight route?

Within the past month, 13 users have taken a look at flights from Cairns to San Francisco.

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

The cheapest airlines for a one-way flight from Cairns to San Francisco are Singapore Airlines ($1,123), Cathay Pacific ($1,533), and Virgin Australia ($1,540).

What are the most popular airlines that fly from Cairns to San Francisco?

Consider Cathay Pacific, Singapore Airlines or Virgin Australia when booking your flight. These represent the most popular airlines when flying from Cairns to San Francisco.

What are the cheapest flights from Cairns to San Francisco?

On average you can expect to pay $5,100 for a flight from Cairns to San Francisco. The cheapest flight overall is $1,484 while the most popular route, (Cairns - San Francisco) is currently priced at $2,754.

Alternative routes for Cairns to San Francisco

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Top airline flying from Cairns to San Francisco

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users travelling from Cairns to San Francisco choose most often. Cheapest and average prices are based on aggregated data from the past 12 months.
AirlineCheapestAverageFlexibilityOn-timeCOVID-19 safety
Virgin AustraliaCheapest$1,718Average$1,764FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time80%COVID-19 safety
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