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Flights from Cairns to Alice Springs, Australia Last modified: 25/09/2016 1:01 AM

Cairns to Alice Springs Last modified: 25/09/2016 1:01 AM

We've scanned 23,629,223,180 round trip itineraries and found the cheapest flights from Cairns to Alice Springs. Qantas frequently offer the best deals on Cairns to Alice Springs flights, or select your preferred carrier below to see the cheapest days to fly.

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CNSASP
Wed 30/11
nonstop
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Mon 5/12
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$1,075
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How Much is a Flight from Cairns to Alice Springs?

We have collected flight cost data from across the web for travel from Cairns to Alice Springs, and have found the average flight price for this trip to be $1,200.

Where To Buy Cheap Flights from Cairns to Alice Springs?

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 Alice Springs 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 Alice Springs?

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

Non Stop versus Connecting
Advanced PurchaseNon StopConnecting
< 7 days $1,164 $1,206
7-14 days $1,165 $1,206
14-21 days $1,120 $1,206
21-30 days $1,165 $1,206
30-60 days $1,164 $1,206
60-90 days $1,075 $1,117
90+ days $1,120 $1,130

Cheapest Day To Fly from Cairns to Alice Springs

We've examined 23,636,053,052 itinerary searches that we've seen for departures in the next 90 days and found that the cheapest day to fly from Cairns to Alice Springs is Wednesday. See the chart below to compare prices for other days of the week.

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday Sunday
$1,120 $1,286 $1,075 $1,429 $1,164 $1,165 $1,165

Compare Flight Prices from Cairns to Alice Springs 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 Alice Springs flights.

Month Origin Destination Carrier Depart Date Return Date Stops Price
September Cairns Alice Springs Qantas 30/09/16 7/10/16 0 $1,164
October Cairns Alice Springs Qantas 10/10/16 13/10/16 0 $1,120
November Cairns Alice Springs Qantas 30/11/16 5/12/16 0 $1,075
December Cairns Alice Springs Qantas 26/12/16 9/01/17 0 $1,164
January Cairns Alice Springs Qantas 30/01/17 6/02/17 0 $1,164
February Cairns Alice Springs Qantas 25/02/17 11/03/17 0 $1,165
March Cairns Alice Springs Qantas 13/03/17 25/03/17 0 $1,164
April Cairns Alice Springs Qantas 1/04/17 8/04/17 0 $1,164

Cheap Last Minute Flights from Cairns to Alice Springs

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

Next 30 Days

SunMonTueWedThuFriSat
23 24 25 26 27 28 29
$1,304
30 31 1 2 3 4 5
$1,304

Connecting Flights vs Direct Flights from Cairns to Alice Springs

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 Alice Springs is $1,206.

The average price for direct flights from Cairns to Alice Springs is $1,165.

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

Weekly Direct Flights from Cairns to Alice Springs - By Carrier
CarrierMonTueWedThuFriSatSunEarliest FlightLatest Flight
Qantas 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 08:15 08:15

One Way Flights vs Round Trip Flights from Cairns to Alice Springs

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 Alice Springs. 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 Alice Springs is not available.

The average price for round trip flights from Cairns to Alice Springs is $1,165.

Cairns to Alice Springs Flight Questions

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

Question: How long is the flight from Cairns to Alice Springs?
Answer: The average Cairns to Alice Springs flight time is 2 hours and 25 minutes.
Question: How far is Alice Springs from Cairns?
Answer: The distance from Cairns to Alice Springs is 1,451 kilometers (902 miles).
Question: How common are direct flights from Cairns to Alice Springs?
Answer: There are 7 direct flights from Cairns to Alice Springs.
Question: What are the most popular Cairns airlines for direct flights from Cairns to Alice Springs?
Answer: Qantas Airways provides 100% of the non-stop flights between Cairns and Alice Springs.
Question: What are the most popular connecting cities when flying from Cairns to Alice Springs?
Answer: Brisbane, AU

Airlines in Cairns flying to Alice Springs Last modified: 25/09/2016 1:01 AMNumber of routes searched: 30Number of itineraries searched: 3,053

Wondering which airlines fly out of Cairns to Alice Springs? We've gathered the average price of Cairns airlines with flights to Alice Springs. 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 Alice Springs
Airline Connections Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat Sun
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Qantas AYQ
Qantas DRW
Qantas SYD
Qantas MEL

Cairns to Alice Springs Airports

These are the major commercial airports we're currently monitoring in Cairns and Alice Springs. 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 Ayers Rock Qantas $773
Flights from Cairns to Sydney Jetstar, Air New Zealand, Qantas, Tigerair, Virgin Australia $267
Flights from Cairns to Melbourne Jetstar, Air New Zealand, Qantas, Airnorth, Tigerair, Virgin Australia $340
Flights from Cairns to Mount Isa Qantas, Regional Express $682
Flights from Cairns to Brisbane Jetstar, Qantas, Tigerair, Virgin Australia $157
Flights from Cairns to Darwin Jetstar, Qantas, Airnorth $347
Flights from Cairns to Adelaide Jetstar, Air New Zealand, Qantas, Virgin Australia $525
Flights from Cairns to Townsville Jetstar, Qantas, Virgin Australia, Regional Express $231
Flights from Cairns to Perth Jetstar, Qantas $484
Flights from Cairns to Gold Coast Jetstar, Qantas, Tigerair, Virgin Australia $284
Flights from Cairns to Hamilton Island Qantas $874
Flights from Cairns to Proserpine Jetstar, Virgin Australia $449

Cheap International Flights from Cairns - CNS

FlightsAirlineLowest Price
Flights from Cairns to Singapore Jetstar, SilkAir, Niugini, Singapore, Virgin Australia $635
Flights from Cairns to Bangkok Cathay, Hong Kong, Jetstar, Philippine, Singapore, Virgin Australia $684
Flights from Cairns to Denpasar Bali Jetstar, Niugini $444
Flights from Cairns to Hong Kong Cathay, Hong Kong, JAL, Niugini $731
Flights from Cairns to Port Moresby Niugini, Qantas $412
Flights from Cairns to Kuala Lumpur SilkAir, China Eastern, Singapore, Virgin Australia $853
Flights from Cairns to London Finnair, British Airways, Cathay, Delta, Emirates, Etihad, China Eastern, Air New Zealand, Philippine, Qantas, Singapore, United, Virgin Australia $1,410
Flights from Cairns to Manila Philippine $829
Flights from Cairns to Tokyo JAL, Jetstar, Niugini, Qantas $911

Cheap Domestic Flights to Alice Springs - ASP

FlightsAirlineLowest Price
Flights from Townsville to Alice Springs Qantas $1,939
Flights from Townsville to Sydney Jetstar, Air New Zealand, Qantas, Virgin Australia $259
Flights from Townsville to Brisbane Jetstar, Qantas, Virgin Australia $282
Flights from Townsville to Melbourne Jetstar, Air New Zealand, Qantas, Virgin Australia $356
Flights from Townsville to Darwin Qantas, Airnorth $495
Flights from Townsville to Cairns Qantas, Regional Express $231
Flights from Townsville to Adelaide Jetstar, Qantas, Virgin Australia $461
Flights from Townsville to Perth Jetstar, Air New Zealand, Qantas, Virgin Australia $660

Cheap International Flights to Alice Springs - ASP

FlightsAirlineLowest Price
Flights from Townsville to Denpasar Bali Jetstar, Qantas $386
Cheap Flights from Cairns to Alice Springs