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Flights from Cairns to Adelaide, Australia Last modified: 28/09/2016 1:04 AM

Cairns to Adelaide Last modified: 28/09/2016 1:04 AM

We've scanned 26,771,905,517 round trip itineraries and found the cheapest flights from Cairns to Adelaide. Jetstar & Virgin Australia frequently offer the best deals on Cairns to Adelaide flights, or select your preferred carrier below to see the cheapest days to fly.

Jetstar
CNSADL
Fri 28/10
nonstop
ADLCNS
Fri 4/11
nonstop
$485
Select
Virgin Australia
CNSADL
Sat 3/12
1 stop
ADLCNS
Sat 10/12
1 stop
$518
Select
Qantas
CNSADL
Sat 5/11
1 stop
ADLCNS
Sat 12/11
1 stop
$859
Select
Air New Zealand
CNSADL
Sat 12/11
2 stops
ADLCNS
Mon 21/11
2 stops
$1,722
Select
Air New Zealand
CNSADL
Thu 1/12
2 stops
ADLCNS
Mon 5/12
2 stops
$1,722
Select
Air New Zealand
CNSADL
Sat 10/12
2 stops
ADLCNS
Thu 22/12
2 stops
$1,722
Select

How Much is a Flight from Cairns to Adelaide?

We have collected flight cost data from across the web for travel from Cairns to Adelaide, and have found the average flight price for this trip to be $607.

Where To Buy Cheap Flights from Cairns to Adelaide?

The best way to find a great deal on airfare is to search multiple sites. When you run a search on FareCompare, we search multiple sites and fare sources all at once so you don't have to - which is why we thinking FareCompare is the best place to find cheap tickets. Airlines can adjust prices for tickets from Cairns to Adelaide based on the day and time that you decide to book your flight. We have collected data from all airlines, and have found that Tuesdays, Wednesdays, and Saturdays are often the best days to book flights. If you'd like to learn more, read our article about the best time to buy airline tickets.

How far in advance should I book tickets from Cairns to Adelaide?

The chart below shows up-to-date information regarding how far in advance to book your flight from Cairns to Adelaide.

Non Stop versus Connecting
Advanced PurchaseNon StopConnecting
< 7 days $579 $606
7-14 days $0 $813
14-21 days $0 $653
21-30 days $485 $515
30-60 days $485 $515
60-90 days $694 $518
90+ days $398 $489

Cheapest Day To Fly from Cairns to Adelaide

We've examined 26,779,839,826 itinerary searches that we've seen for departures in the next 90 days and found that the cheapest day to fly from Cairns to Adelaide is Friday. See the chart below to compare prices for other days of the week.

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday Sunday
$653 $637 $535 $485 $518 $813

Compare Flight Prices from Cairns to Adelaide by Month

Low priced flights are most commonly available by purchasing between one and three months in advance. International or holiday flights may need to be purchased even further in advance. The chart below shows the cheapest flight prices by month for Cairns to Adelaide flights.

Month Origin Destination Carrier Depart Date Return Date Stops Price
September Cairns Adelaide Jetstar 30/09/16 4/10/16 0 $579
October Cairns Adelaide Jetstar 28/10/16 4/11/16 0 $485
November Cairns Adelaide Jetstar 12/11/16 21/11/16 1 $556
December Cairns Adelaide Virgin Australia 3/12/16 10/12/16 1 $518
January Cairns Adelaide Virgin Australia 17/01/17 18/01/17 1 $540
February Cairns Adelaide Jetstar 6/02/17 20/02/17 0 $398
June Cairns Adelaide Jetstar 20/06/17 30/06/17 0 $398

Cheap Last Minute Flights from Cairns to Adelaide

Looking for cheap last minute flights or a weekend getaway? We've got you covered with weekend flight deals from Cairns to Adelaide. The chart below shows the best last minute deals and cheap flights this weekend we could find.

Next 30 Days

SunMonTueWedThuFriSat
25 26 27 28 29 30 1
$579
2 3 4 5 6 7 8
$579
9 10 11 12 13 14 15
$653
16 17 18 19 20 21 22
$653 $535
23 24 25 26 27 28 29
$535

Connecting Flights vs Direct Flights from Cairns to Adelaide

Flights between some cities may be significantly cheaper if you choose a multi-stop airline ticket. Although these connecting flights sacrifice some convenience, on average, travelers save 20%-60% when they choose to fly multi-stop versus a direct flight.

The average price for connecting flights from Cairns to Adelaide is $902.

The average price for direct flights from Cairns to Adelaide is $485.

The chart below shows up to date information regarding non-stop flights from Cairns to Adelaide.

Weekly Direct Flights from Cairns to Adelaide - By Carrier
CarrierMonTueWedThuFriSatSunEarliest FlightLatest Flight
Jetstar 2 1 1 1 2 1 1 10:40 16:30

One Way Flights vs Round Trip Flights from Cairns to Adelaide

We have found that there is often no price difference between buying a round trip flight versus a one way flight. Increased flexibility is the main benefit when it comes to buying a one way flight from Cairns to Adelaide. However, booking a round trip flight can be a simpler process. You can compare round trip and one way flights by using our flight comparison.

The average price for one way flights from Cairns to Adelaide is $337.

The average price for round trip flights from Cairns to Adelaide is $896.

Cairns to Adelaide Flight Questions

Below are some common questions that asked about this flight route:

Question: How long is the flight from Cairns to Adelaide?
Answer: The average Cairns to Adelaide flight time is 3 hours and 15 minutes.
Question: How far is Adelaide from Cairns?
Answer: The distance from Cairns to Adelaide is 2,130 kilometers (1,324 miles).
Question: How common are direct flights from Cairns to Adelaide?
Answer: There are 9 direct flights from Cairns to Adelaide.
Question: What are the most popular Cairns airlines for direct flights from Cairns to Adelaide?
Answer: Jetstar Airways provides 100% of the non-stop flights between Cairns and Adelaide.
Question: What are the most popular connecting cities when flying from Cairns to Adelaide?
Answer: Sydney, AU

Airlines in Cairns flying to Adelaide Last modified: 28/09/2016 1:04 AMNumber of routes searched: 60Number of itineraries searched: 71,946

Wondering which airlines fly out of Cairns to Adelaide? We've gathered the average price of Cairns airlines with flights to Adelaide. Different airlines offer different levels of comfort and service, so consider convenience when choosing your airline.

Below is the full flight schedule summary showing which days of the week individual carriers offer flights for the next 30 days.

Cairns to Adelaide
Airline Connections Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat Sun
Jetstar -
Jetstar OOL
Jetstar BNE
Jetstar MEL
Jetstar SYD
Qantas ASP
Air New Zealand AKL

Cairns to Adelaide Airports

These are the major commercial airports we're currently monitoring in Cairns and Adelaide. If your route includes a city with multiple airports, you may be able to find substantial savings by choosing an alternate airport.

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Cheap Domestic Flights from Cairns - CNS

FlightsAirlineLowest Price
Flights from Cairns to Melbourne Jetstar, Air New Zealand, Qantas, Airnorth, Tigerair, Virgin Australia $276
Flights from Cairns to Sydney Jetstar, Air New Zealand, Qantas, Tigerair, Virgin Australia $285
Flights from Cairns to Brisbane Jetstar, Qantas, Tigerair, Virgin Australia $235
Flights from Cairns to Ayers Rock Qantas $1,126
Flights from Cairns to Alice Springs Qantas $863
Flights from Cairns to Gold Coast Jetstar, Qantas, Tigerair, Virgin Australia $285
Flights from Cairns to Perth Jetstar, Qantas $562
Flights from Cairns to Townsville Jetstar, Qantas, Virgin Australia, Regional Express $232
Flights from Cairns to Mount Isa Qantas, Regional Express $640
Flights from Cairns to Hamilton Island Qantas $831
Flights from Cairns to Darwin Jetstar, Qantas, Airnorth $409

Cheap International Flights from Cairns - CNS

FlightsAirlineLowest Price
Flights from Cairns to Singapore Jetstar, SilkAir, Niugini, Singapore, Virgin Australia $656
Flights from Cairns to Bangkok Cathay, Hong Kong, JAL, Jetstar, Singapore, Virgin Australia $768
Flights from Cairns to Auckland Jetstar, Air New Zealand, Qantas, Virgin Australia $704
Flights from Cairns to Denpasar Bali Jetstar, Niugini $444
Flights from Cairns to London Finnair, British Airways, Cathay, Delta, Emirates, Etihad, China Eastern, Air New Zealand, Philippine, Qantas, Singapore, United, Virgin Australia $1,409
Flights from Cairns to Hong Kong Cathay, Hong Kong, JAL, Niugini $732
Flights from Cairns to Kuala Lumpur SilkAir, China Eastern, Singapore, Virgin Australia $837
Flights from Cairns to Tokyo JAL, Jetstar, Niugini, Qantas, Singapore $912
Flights from Cairns to Manila Philippine $825

Cheap Domestic Flights to Adelaide - ADL

FlightsAirlineLowest Price
Flights from Townsville to Adelaide Jetstar, Qantas, Virgin Australia $620
Flights from Townsville to Melbourne Jetstar, Air New Zealand, Qantas, Virgin Australia $381
Flights from Townsville to Sydney Jetstar, Air New Zealand, Qantas, Virgin Australia $298
Flights from Townsville to Brisbane Jetstar, Qantas, Virgin Australia $281
Flights from Townsville to Alice Springs Qantas $1,933
Flights from Townsville to Perth Jetstar, Air New Zealand, Qantas, Virgin Australia $761
Flights from Townsville to Ayers Rock Qantas, Virgin Australia $851
Flights from Townsville to Mount Isa Qantas, Regional Express $1,105

Cheap International Flights to Adelaide - ADL

FlightsAirlineLowest Price
Flights from Townsville to Auckland Jetstar, Air New Zealand, Qantas, Virgin Australia $677
Flights from Townsville to Denpasar Bali Jetstar, Qantas $385
Cheap Flights from Cairns to Adelaide