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How to find the cheapest flight from
Cairns (CNS) to Sunshine Coast (MCY)

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 60 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 60 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 $258. For sooner than that we have options available in the next 3 days from $293.

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

Flights from Cairns to Sunshine Coast lean towards being more expensive in January. Prices are generally better when you fly from Cairns to Sunshine Coast in June, with the cheapest ticket starting at $109.

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

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 January, February 2021

The best prices found for CNS to MCY flights in January, February
17 Jan - 18 Jan
$775pp
CNS
Cairns
Multiple airlines
 
1 STOP
MCY
Maroochydore Sunshine Coast
MCY
Maroochydore Sunshine Coast
Jetstar
   
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Cairns
17 Jan - 18 Jan
$806pp
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Cairns
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MCY
Maroochydore Sunshine Coast
MCY
Maroochydore Sunshine Coast
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
CNS
Cairns
17 Jan - 18 Jan
$811pp
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Cairns
Multiple airlines
 
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Maroochydore Sunshine Coast
MCY
Maroochydore Sunshine Coast
Virgin Australia
 
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CNS
Cairns

Cairns to Sunshine Coast 2021 flight deals

Cheap flights to Sunshine Coast from Cairns found for this year
23 Mar - 25 Mar
$591pp
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Virgin Australia
 
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Maroochydore Sunshine Coast
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Maroochydore Sunshine Coast
Virgin Australia
 
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23 Mar - 25 Mar
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Virgin Australia
 
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Maroochydore Sunshine Coast
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Virgin Australia
 
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23 Mar - 25 Mar
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Virgin Australia
 
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Maroochydore Sunshine Coast
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Virgin Australia
 
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One-way flights to Sunshine Coast from Cairns

The cheapest one-way flights from Cairns to Sunshine Coast
02:00 - 05:45
Jetstar
1 stop
27h 45m
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Jetstar
$245
Kiwi.com
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Gotogate

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

Flight FAQs

From Cairns to Sunshine Coast

Can I find flights from Cairns to Sunshine Coast for under $649 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Cairns to Sunshine Coast for under $649. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Virgin Australia for just $591, but on average you can expect to pay $614.

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

Virgin Australia is one of the carriers that may have flexible change policies. You can use our site to filter for other airlines that may also have this kind of flexibility.

Are there direct flights from Cairns to Sunshine Coast for under $649 on Cheapflights?

There are no direct flights from Cairns to Sunshine Coast, 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?

This flight path from Cairns to Maroochydore Sunshine Coast was viewed by 5,089 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 Sunshine Coast?

When travelling, it's generally smart to pack in preparation for rain or any other conditions that may arise. The rainfall in Cairns is roughly greater than that of Sunshine Coast. You can assume this to be the case over the next 19 days.

How long does is the flight from Cairns to Sunshine Coast?

Airlines like Virgin Australia fly from Cairns to Sunshine Coast in about 16h 40m. The time it takes to get you to your destination can typically vary by up to .

What is the cheapest airline to fly from Cairns to Sunshine Coast return?

Virgin Australia, at $591, was found to be the cheapest airline from Cairns to Sunshine Coast..

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

One-way options have recently been found by users for as low as $245 on Jetstar. Another option is Virgin Australia, who have fights from $274.

Alternative routes for Cairns to Sunshine Coast

Destination information for Sunshine Coast

Things to know before you go. Useful info for your trip from Cairns to Sunshine Coast

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