Cheap flights from Cairns to Sunshine Coast

CNS — MCY
16 Aug — 23 Aug6
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How far in advance should I book a flight from Cairns to Sunshine Coast?

When searching for a good deal, it’s best to be prepared for potential fluctuations in price. We recommend booking at least 30 days in advance, which can save you up to 26% on flights from Cairns to Sunshine Coast compared to booking the week you need them. Waiting 30 days out may not be for everyone, so we have options available for flights within the next two weeks, with the lowest price starting at $577. For sooner than that we have options available in the next 3 days from $674.

What is the cheapest month to fly from Cairns to Sunshine Coast?

The best pricing can be found in the month of January. Prices to Sunshine Coast from Cairns average $552. You can even find prices in January for less than $552, as users have found deals to Sunshine Coast from as low as $325. The month of April appears to be one of the more expensive times to travel to Sunshine Coast from Cairns. Flying in the targeted month can save you up to 22%.

When is the cheapest time to fly from Cairns to Sunshine Coast (CNS - KII)?

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

Cheap flights from Cairns to Sunshine Coast in August, September 2022

The best prices found for CNS to Sunshine Coast flights in August, September
10 Sep. - 14 Sep.
CNS

Cairns

MCY

Maroochydore Sunshine Coast

1 stop

6h 05m
MCY

Maroochydore Sunshine Coast

CNS

Cairns

1 stop

6h 30m
$550

Multiple Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 8/10/22

10 Sep. - 14 Sep.
CNS

Cairns

MCY

Maroochydore Sunshine Coast

1 stop

8h 30m
MCY

Maroochydore Sunshine Coast

CNS

Cairns

2 stops

10h 50m
$615

Multiple Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 8/10/22

26 Aug. - 28 Aug.
CNS

Cairns

MCY

Maroochydore Sunshine Coast

1 stop

10h 00m
MCY

Maroochydore Sunshine Coast

CNS

Cairns

1 stop

6h 30m
$651

Jetstar

Pick Dates

Deal found 8/9/22

Cairns to Sunshine Coast 2022 flight deals

Cheap flights to Sunshine Coast from Cairns found for this year
20 Oct. - 22 Oct.
CNS

Cairns

MCY

Maroochydore Sunshine Coast

1 stop

11h 25m
MCY

Maroochydore Sunshine Coast

CNS

Cairns

1 stop

10h 55m
$356

Jetstar

Pick Dates

Deal found 8/10/22

20 Oct. - 22 Oct.
CNS

Cairns

MCY

Maroochydore Sunshine Coast

2 stops

8h 20m
MCY

Maroochydore Sunshine Coast

CNS

Cairns

1 stop

6h 30m
$459

Multiple Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 8/10/22

10 Sep. - 14 Sep.
CNS

Cairns

MCY

Maroochydore Sunshine Coast

1 stop

6h 05m
MCY

Maroochydore Sunshine Coast

CNS

Cairns

1 stop

6h 30m
$550

Multiple Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 8/10/22

Cheap Jetstar flights from Cairns to Sunshine Coast

20 Oct. - 22 Oct.
CNS

Cairns

MCY

Maroochydore Sunshine Coast

1 stop

11h 25m
MCY

Maroochydore Sunshine Coast

CNS

Cairns

1 stop

10h 55m
$356

Jetstar

Pick Dates

Deal found 8/10/22

26 Aug. - 28 Aug.
CNS

Cairns

MCY

Maroochydore Sunshine Coast

1 stop

10h 00m
MCY

Maroochydore Sunshine Coast

CNS

Cairns

1 stop

6h 30m
$651

Jetstar

Pick Dates

Deal found 8/9/22

23 Sep. - 25 Sep.
CNS

Cairns

MCY

Maroochydore Sunshine Coast

1 stop

12h 25m
MCY

Maroochydore Sunshine Coast

CNS

Cairns

1 stop

6h 30m
$862

Jetstar

Pick Dates

Deal found 8/9/22

Cheap Virgin Australia flights from Cairns to Sunshine Coast

20 Oct. - 22 Oct.
CNS

Cairns

MCY

Maroochydore Sunshine Coast

2 stops

6h 55m
MCY

Maroochydore Sunshine Coast

CNS

Cairns

2 stops

7h 25m
$558

Virgin Australia

Pick Dates

Deal found 8/10/22

10 Sep. - 14 Sep.
CNS

Cairns

MCY

Maroochydore Sunshine Coast

2 stops

6h 40m
MCY

Maroochydore Sunshine Coast

CNS

Cairns

2 stops

10h 50m
$682

Virgin Australia

Pick Dates

Deal found 8/10/22

26 Aug. - 28 Aug.
CNS

Cairns

MCY

Maroochydore Sunshine Coast

1 stop

13h 15m
MCY

Maroochydore Sunshine Coast

CNS

Cairns

2 stops

37h 40m
$742

Virgin Australia

Pick Dates

Deal found 8/9/22

One-way flights to Sunshine Coast from Cairns

The cheapest one-way flights from Cairns to Sunshine Coast
12 Jan.
CNS

Cairns

MCY

Maroochydore Sunshine Coast

1 stop

9h 05m
$201

Virgin Australia

Pick Dates

Deal found 8/8/22

12 Jan.
CNS

Cairns

MCY

Maroochydore Sunshine Coast

2 stops

9h 40m
$251

Virgin Australia

Pick Dates

Deal found 8/8/22

22 Sep.
CNS

Cairns

MCY

Maroochydore Sunshine Coast

1 stop

12h 25m
$303

Jetstar

Pick Dates

Deal found 8/11/22

Related info for your journey

Useful info, stats and facts about Cairns to Sunshine Coast flights.

What airport do you fly from for flights from Cairns to Sunshine Coast?

Cairns (CNS) is the airport you will fly out of if you book a flight from Cairns to Sunshine Coast. It is only a 4.4 km journey to Cairns (CNS) from Cairns’s city centre.

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

Due to the rapidly changing circumstances due to COVID-19, airlines like Virgin Australia, Jetstar, and Alliance Airlines flying from Cairns to Sunshine Coast have implemented new flexible cancellation policies.

Can I find flights from Cairns to Sunshine Coast for under $400 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Cairns to Sunshine Coast for under $400. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Jetstar for just $356, but on average you can expect to pay $849.

How popular is this Cairns to Sunshine Coast flight route?

Within the past month, 263 users have taken a look at flights from Cairns to Sunshine Coast.

What are the most popular airlines that fly from Cairns to Sunshine Coast?

Consider Jetstar, Qantas Airways or Alliance Airlines when booking your flight. These represent the most popular airlines when flying from Cairns to Sunshine Coast.

What are the cheapest flights from Cairns to Sunshine Coast?

Looking at all options, your cheapest flight can be booked for $109. While the most popular route (Cairns - Maroochydore Sunshine Coast) can be booked for $356 on average our data indicates $289 when flying from Cairns to Sunshine Coast.

Alternative routes for Cairns to Sunshine Coast

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Destination points for flights from Cairns to Sunshine Coast

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Top 4 airlines flying from Cairns to Sunshine Coast

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users travelling from Cairns to Sunshine Coast choose most often. Cheapest and average prices are based on aggregated data from the past 12 months.
AirlineCheapestAverageFlexibilityOn-timeCOVID-19 safety
JetstarCheapest$248Average$551FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time74%COVID-19 safety
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Alliance AirlinesCheapest$296Average$518FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-timeN/ACOVID-19 safety
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Virgin AustraliaCheapest$323Average$515FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time80%COVID-19 safety
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Qantas AirwaysCheapest$484Average$682FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time74%COVID-19 safety
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