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Flights to Sydney in the next month
09 Jan - 13 Jan
$227 pp
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20 Dec - 10 Jan
$238 pp
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08 Jan - 15 Jan
$243 pp
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Cheap flights for the next season

Find flight deals in the next 3 months
10 Mar - 23 Mar
$200 pp
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19 Feb - 24 Feb
$202 pp
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23 Jan - 30 Jan
$202 pp
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Flights for the forward planner

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04 Jun - 04 Jun
$202 pp
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27 May - 06 Jun
$205 pp
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27 May - 05 Jun
$205 pp
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Destination information for Sydney

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

Flight duration

2 hrs 55 mins

Airports close to Cairns

  • Cairns International (CNS)

Airports serving Sydney

  • Kingsford Smith (SYD)

Average temperature for December in Sydney

26.2 °C

Avg rainfall for December in Sydney

65.6 mm
How much do things cost?
Cairns is 6% cheaper than Sydney
1 hour taxi waiting fee
Sydney 36
Cairns 31
Large bottle of water
Sydney 1
Cairns 1
Taxi - fixed fee
Sydney 2
Cairns 2
One-way ticket (local transport)
Sydney 3
Cairns 3
Additional useful information for Sydney

Over the next ten days, Sydney (27°C) is expected to be 2°C cooler than Cairns (29°C).

During this time it is forecast that there will be 2.5 mm more rain in Sydney than in Cairns.

Chance of sunny weather will be 48% in Sydney as opposed to 80% in Cairns, let’s hope the forecast got that right!

Related info for your journey

Useful info, stats and facts about Cairns to Sydney flights.
Flight FAQs
From Cairns to Sydney
How many passenger seats are available on a flight on this route?
There are on average 1168 seats available each day on flights from Cairns to Sydney
How often are flights diverted?
There's not much chance of diversions on this route
What is the average delay time?
There is typically a delay of 35 mins
Which is the best aircraft?
When flying to Sydney, the most commonly used aircraft from Cairns is a Boeing 737-800 (winglets)
What is the best airline?
Every week Virgin Australia Airlines has 76 flights from Cairns to Sydney
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