Cheap flights from Cairns to Townsville

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How to find the cheapest flight from Cairns to Townsville

All the information you need to plan the best CNS to TSV flight in 2022: compare Cairns to Townsville flight prices with the expected peak season, weather and rainfall in Townsville.

CNS - TSV

Price

$178 - $250

TSV

Temperature

19 - 27 °C

TSV

Precipitation

10 - 290 mm

Popular in

June

High demand for flights, 17% potential price rise

Cheapest in

May

Best time to find cheap flights, 14% potential price drop

Round-trip from

$249

From Cairns to Townsville

One-way from

$110

One-way flight from Cairns to Townsville

What is the cheapest day to fly return from Cairns to Townsville?

Thursday is generally a great day to depart. Flying on this day could help you save up to 20%.

What is the cheapest month to fly from Cairns to Townsville?

May can be a great time to fly to Townsville from Cairns with a flight ticket averaging about $290. Cheapflights users have found deals in the month of May for as cheap as $247. The most expensive prices can be found in the month of June.

When is the cheapest time to fly from Cairns to Townsville (CNS - TSV)?

One of the essential ways to save on airfare from Cairns to Townsville is to remain as flexible as possible. Flights that are in the morning tend to be the most expensive. A flight in the afternoon could potentially save you up to 9% on airfare.

Cheap flights from Cairns to Townsville in January, February 2022

The best prices found for CNS to TSV flights in January, February
28 Jan. - 30 Jan.
CNS

Cairns

TSV

Townsville

Nonstop

1h 00m
TSV

Townsville

CNS

Cairns

Nonstop

0h 55m
$256

Multiple Airlines

View Deal

Deal found 25/1/22

18 Feb. - 20 Feb.
CNS

Cairns

TSV

Townsville

Nonstop

1h 00m
TSV

Townsville

CNS

Cairns

Nonstop

0h 55m
$266

Multiple Airlines

View Deal

Deal found 27/1/22

18 Feb. - 20 Feb.
CNS

Cairns

TSV

Townsville

Nonstop

1h 00m
TSV

Townsville

CNS

Cairns

1 stop

5h 10m
$386

Multiple Airlines

View Deal

Deal found 27/1/22

Cairns to Townsville 2022 flight deals

Cheap flights to Townsville from Cairns found for this year
8 Mar. - 11 Mar.
CNS

Cairns

TSV

Townsville

Nonstop

1h 00m
TSV

Townsville

CNS

Cairns

Nonstop

1h 05m
$247

Multiple Airlines

View Deal

Deal found 26/1/22

28 Jan. - 30 Jan.
CNS

Cairns

TSV

Townsville

Nonstop

1h 00m
TSV

Townsville

CNS

Cairns

Nonstop

0h 55m
$256

Multiple Airlines

View Deal

Deal found 25/1/22

18 Feb. - 20 Feb.
CNS

Cairns

TSV

Townsville

Nonstop

1h 00m
TSV

Townsville

CNS

Cairns

Nonstop

0h 55m
$266

Multiple Airlines

View Deal

Deal found 27/1/22

Direct flights to Townsville from Cairns

Save time with Cairns to Townsville direct flight deals
8 Mar. - 11 Mar.
CNS

Cairns

TSV

Townsville

Nonstop

1h 00m
TSV

Townsville

CNS

Cairns

Nonstop

1h 05m
$247

Multiple Airlines

View Deal

Deal found 26/1/22

18 Feb. - 20 Feb.
CNS

Cairns

TSV

Townsville

Nonstop

1h 00m
TSV

Townsville

CNS

Cairns

Nonstop

0h 55m
$266

Multiple Airlines

View Deal

Deal found 27/1/22

One-way flights to Townsville from Cairns

The cheapest one-way flights from Cairns to Townsville
7 Feb.
CNS

Cairns

TSV

Townsville

Nonstop

1h 00m
$110

Rex

View Deal

Deal found 24/1/22

15 Mar.
CNS

Cairns

TSV

Townsville

Nonstop

1h 00m
$151

Qantas Airways

View Deal

Deal found 25/1/22

15 Mar.
CNS

Cairns

TSV

Townsville

1 stop

5h 05m
$228

Virgin Australia

View Deal

Deal found 25/1/22

Related info for your journey

Useful info, stats and facts about Cairns to Townsville flights.

What airports do I use to fly from Cairns to Townsville?

If you book a flight from Cairns to Townsville, you will be flying from Cairns to Townsville. Flights to Townsville (TSV) from Cairns (CNS) take 1h 00m for a nonstop flight. There are 4 flights from Cairns to Townsville per day from 2 airlines.

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

Due to the rapidly changing circumstances due to COVID-19, airlines like Qantas Airways and Rex flying from Cairns to Townsville have implemented new flexible cancellation policies.

Can I find flights from Cairns to Townsville for under $300 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Cairns to Townsville for under $300. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Multiple Airlines for just $247, but on average you can expect to pay $450.

Are there direct flights from Cairns to Townsville for under $300 on Cheapflights?

Cheapflights has 2 direct flights from Cairns to Townsville under $300. A good price for a direct flight from Cairns to Townsville is less than $256.

How popular is this Cairns to Townsville flight route?

The Cairns to Townsville flight path was viewed by 427 users in the past month. Keep an eye out for changes in search interest prior to high and low season.

What is the cheapest airline to fly from Cairns to Townsville round-trip?

Currently priced at $577, Virgin Australia will fly you from Cairns to Townsville and back. In addition to Virgin Australia, many other airlines offer competitively priced options for your trip.

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

The cheapest airlines for a one-way flight from Cairns to Townsville are Rex ($110), Qantas Airways ($151), and Virgin Australia ($228).

What are the most reliable airlines from Cairns to Townsville?

Looking for the most reliable airlines to get you to your destination on time? Our data shows these are most likely to get you from Cairns to Townsville on time: Rex (100%), Qantas Airways (90%), Air New Zealand (86%).

What are the cheapest flights from Cairns to Townsville?

Looking for the cheapest flight from Cairns to Townsville? While on average our users pay $209, our data indicates the cheapest price to be $104. The most popular route (Cairns - Townsville), is priced around $256.

Alternative routes for Cairns to Townsville

See prices for flight routes from nearby airports that may be better suited for you.

Top 2 airlines flying from Cairns to Townsville

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users travelling from Cairns to Townsville choose most often. Cheapest and average prices are based on aggregated data from the past 12 months.
AirlineCheapestAverageFlexibilityOn-timeCOVID-19 safety
Rex
Cheapest$126
Average$234
FlexibilityNo cancel fee
On-time86%
COVID-19 safety
Qantas Airways
Cheapest$185
Average$313
FlexibilityNo cancel fee
On-time74%
COVID-19 safety

Hourly flight availability from Cairns to Townsville

See what time of day planes typically take off from Cairns to Townsville
30%of flight departuresEarly morningMidnight to 6 am
34%of flight departuresMorning6 am to noon
36%of flight departuresAfternoonNoon to 6 pm
0%of flight departuresEvening6 pm to midnight
Midnight
6 AM
Noon
6 PM

Weekly flight availability from Cairns to Townsville

See how many times per day planes take to the skies headed from Cairns to Townsville
Sunday4daily flights
Monday3daily flights
Tuesday4daily flights
Wednesday4daily flights
Thursday7daily flights
Friday5daily flights
Saturday3daily flights