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Cheapest flights to Cairns airports

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CHEAPEST ROUTE FROM Auckland TO Cairns

Auckland (AKL) to Cairns (CNS)

Typically, flights to Cairns from Auckland are cheaper when flying from Auckland Intl to Cairns, which has an average price of $651

CHEAPEST MONTH TO FLY TO CAIRNS FROM AUCKLANDMay12% cheaperFlying from Auckland to Cairns costs on average just $570 in May
MOST EXPENSIVE MONTH TO FLY TO CAIRNS FROM AUCKLANDDecember26% more expensiveIt costs about $819 for flights to Cairns from Auckland in December
MOST POPULAR MONTH TO FLY TO CAIRNS FROM AUCKLANDDecember277% more users visitedMore momondo users searched in flights to Cairns from Auckland in December than any other month

When is the best time to fly to Cairns?

What is the cheapest month to fly to Cairns?

The month of June is another great option to travel to Cairns, with average flight prices from New Zealand averaging around $580.

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

The ideal time to book your flight to Cairns is 28 days in advance, when prices tend to average $651. However, flight prices might be lower outside of this timeframe. For example, people recently found flights to Cairns from New Zealand for as low as $590 on momondo.

What is the cheapest day to depart on your flight to Cairns?

The cheapest day to depart from New Zealand to Cairns is on a Saturday when prices can be found for as low as $676. 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 $737.

What is the cheapest time of day to depart on your flight to Cairns?

In the morning is the cheapest time of day to fly from New Zealand to Cairns when you can find flight prices for as low as $681. Flying to Cairns in the morning is an ideal time because this is during off-peak travel hours. Flights at midday are often more expensive, with an average ticket price of $709.

Is there an alternative airport near Cairns?

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.


Cairns flight deals found on momondo

Check out some of the best fares from airports in New Zealand to Cairns found recently by users on momondo
Air New Zealand
8 Jul
15:15Auckland Intl
5h 30m
20:45Cairns
13 Jul
19:55Cairns
4h 45m
00:40Auckland Intl
Multiple Airlines
22 Jul
08:00Auckland Intl
8h 00m
1 stop
16:00Cairns
29 Jul
19:55Cairns
4h 45m
00:40Auckland Intl
Multiple Airlines
15 Jul
08:00Auckland Intl
10h 00m
1 stop
18:00Cairns
24 Jul
19:55Cairns
4h 45m
00:40Auckland Intl
Multiple Airlines
8 Jul
08:00Auckland Intl
10h 00m
1 stop
18:00Cairns
13 Jul
19:55Cairns
4h 45m
00:40Auckland Intl
Multiple Airlines
8 Jul
08:00Auckland Intl
10h 00m
1 stop
18:00Cairns
13 Jul
10:15Cairns
8h 05m
1 stop
18:20Auckland Intl
Multiple Airlines
15 Jul
08:00Auckland Intl
10h 00m
1 stop
18:00Cairns
24 Jul
02:15Cairns
9h 00m
1 stop
11:15Auckland Intl

Find the cheapest one-way flights to Cairns

If you're looking for one-way flights to Cairns, view some of our deals below provided by Qantas Airways
Qantas Airways
17 Jul
05:20Auckland Intl
5h 30m
10:50Cairns
Multiple Airlines
15 Jul
12:15Christchurch
9h 35m
1 stop
21:50Cairns
Multiple Airlines
18 Sep
12:10Auckland Intl
9h 40m
1 stop
21:50Cairns

Which airlines fly to Cairns?

Here you can see a selection of the most popular and cheapest airlines for flights to Cairns

Popular routes to Cairns

Most frequently searched flights to Cairns along with the cheapest price and shortest flight duration
Auckland to Cairns Flights
Fastest flight time
5h 30m
Cheapest price
$750
Christchurch to Cairns Flights
Fastest flight time
8h 55m
Cheapest price
$801
Wellington to Cairns Flights
Fastest flight time
13h 00m
Cheapest price
$922
Queenstown to Cairns Flights
Fastest flight time
24h 35m
Cheapest price
$1,264
Hamilton to Cairns Flights
Fastest flight time
40h 30m
Cheapest price
$1,974
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