Cheap flights from Cairns to Wellington

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

It’s generally more expensive to depart on a Thursday, if you have to leave on this day you can still search on Cheapflights to find great options that meet your needs.

When is the cheapest time to fly from Cairns to Wellington (CNS - WLG)?

It’s optimal to fly from Cairns to Wellington in the afternoon. By choosing this option you can save up to 33% on the cost of your flight, compared to a flight in the morning.

Related info for your journey

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

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

Some of our airline partners flying from Cairns to Wellington have new flexible policies in place due to COVID-19. Virgin Australia and Qantas Airways are some of the carriers where you may find flexible cancellation policies. You can use our site to filter for airlines like Virgin Australia with this kind of flexibility.

How popular is this Cairns to Wellington flight route?

Flights from Cairns to Wellington have been viewed 152 times in the past calendar month.

Can I fly to Wellington from Cairns right now?

Information is based on travel restrictions from Cairns to Wellington

Most visitors from Cairns need to provide a negative COVID-19 test result and/or quarantine to enter Wellington.

COVID-19 testing requirements
Visitors from Cairns must present a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) test taken 72 hours before departing to Wellington.

Quarantine requirements
Visitors from Cairns are not required to quarantine after entering Wellington.

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Managed Isolation Allocation system voucher - Travelers are required to obtain a Managed Isolation Allocation system voucher confirming their place in a managed isolation facility before boarding a flight to New Zealand.


Can I fly back to Cairns from Wellington?

Returning to Cairns from Wellington

COVID-19 testing requirements
Visitors from Wellington must present a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) test taken 72 hours before departing to Cairns.

Quarantine requirements
Visitors from Wellington are not required to quarantine after entering Cairns.

Alternative routes for Cairns to Wellington

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

Top 2 airlines flying from Cairns to Wellington

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users travelling from Cairns to Wellington choose most often. Cheapest and average prices are based on aggregated data from the past 12 months.
AirlineCheapestAverageFlexibilityOn-timeCOVID-19 safety
Qantas Airways
Cheapest$478
Average$969
FlexibilityNo cancel fee
On-time74%
COVID-19 safety
Virgin Australia
Cheapest$495
Average$696
FlexibilityNo cancel fee
On-time80%
COVID-19 safety