The month of June is another great option to travel to Cairns, with average flight prices from New Zealand averaging around $622.
The ideal time to book your flight to Cairns is 28 days in advance, when prices tend to average $698.
The cheapest day to depart from New Zealand to Cairns is on a Monday when prices can be found for as low as $701. Be sure to avoid booking your departure on a Sunday as prices are generally higher than usual. According to our data, the average ticket price to Cairns on Sunday is $790.
At midday is the cheapest time of day to fly from New Zealand to Cairns when you can find flight prices for as low as $683. Flying to Cairns at midday is an ideal time because this is during off-peak travel hours. Flights in the evening are often more expensive, with an average ticket price of $759.
Those flying to Cairns could potentially find better pricing at Bloomfield Airport (126 km from Cairns city centre), depending on the month and departure airport.