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How to find the cheapest flight from
Cairns (CNS) to Wanaka (ZQN)

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

Wednesday is generally a great day to depart. Flying on this day could help you save up to 14%.

How far in advance should I book a flight from Cairns to Wanaka?

To save on the cost of your flight from Cairns to Wanaka, book at least 61 days before your planned departure. Booking around this time can save you about 11% on the cost of this flight compared to booking a flight leaving this week. We have found prices from $504 if you need a flight within two weeks. For flights within the next 72 hours, you can find tickets from as low as $555.

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

August is one of the best times of the year to fly to Wanaka from Cairns. Prices for August average $461 per person but you can even find prices for as low as $310. The most expensive prices can be found in the month of December. Opting for a August flight can save you 51% on your journey compared to booking in August

When is the cheapest time to fly from Cairns to Wanaka (CNS - ZQN)?

Unlike in the afternoon, when flights are generally more expensive, you can save up to 10% on flights from Cairns to Wanaka by exploring options for tickets at midday.

Cairns to Wanaka 2021 flight deals

Cheap flights to Wanaka from Cairns found for this year
11 Apr - 13 Apr
$1,059pp
CNS
Cairns
Air New Zealand
 
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ZQN
Queenstown Intl
ZQN
Queenstown Intl
Air New Zealand
   
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Cairns
11 Apr - 13 Apr
$1,063pp
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Air New Zealand
 
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ZQN
Queenstown Intl
ZQN
Queenstown Intl
Air New Zealand
   
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Cairns
6 Apr - 20 Apr
$1,066pp
CNS
Cairns
Air New Zealand
 
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Queenstown Intl
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Cairns

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Flight FAQs

From Cairns to Wanaka

Can I find flights from Cairns to Wanaka for under $1,161 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Cairns to Wanaka for under $1,161. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Air New Zealand for just $1,059, but on average you can expect to pay $1,153.

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

Some of the carriers operating flights from Cairns to Queenstown Intl that may be offering flexible cancellation policies are Virgin Australia, Jetstar, and Air New Zealand. Our site will let you filter for all airlines offering greater flexibility due to COVID-19.

Are there direct flights from Cairns to Wanaka for under $1,032 on Cheapflights?

There are no direct flights from Cairns to Wanaka, 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?

Within the past month, 150 users have taken a look at flights from Cairns to Queenstown Intl.

Does it rain more in Cairns or Queenstown?

The rainfall in Cairns is generally less than the rainfall in Queenstown. This will continue over the next 19 days.

How long does is the flight from Cairns to Wanaka?

Air New Zealand and Qantas Airways can get you from Cairns to Wanaka in just under 18h 55m. Your travel time can differ by up to 7h 30m. This flight may include one or multiple stops.

What are the cheapest airlines to flying from Cairns to Wanaka return?

Cheapflights users have booked flights from Cairns to Wanaka from $1,060 return. Another airline that can offer you cheap pricing is Qantas Airways.

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