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Flights from Cairns to Canberra, Australia Last modified: 26/09/2016 1:02 AM

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Cairns to Canberra Last modified: 26/09/2016 1:02 AM

We've scanned 20,789,023,501 round trip itineraries and found the cheapest flights from Cairns to Canberra. Virgin Australia & Qantas frequently offer the best deals on Cairns to Canberra flights, or select your preferred carrier below to see the cheapest days to fly.

Virgin Australia
CNSCBR
Fri 25/11
1 stop
CBRCNS
Sun 27/11
1 stop
$539
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Virgin Australia
CNSCBR
Fri 25/11
1 stop
CBRCNS
Wed 30/11
1 stop
$539
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Qantas
CNSCBR
Fri 25/11
3 stops
CBRCNS
Sun 27/11
3 stops
$1,003
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How Much is a Flight from Cairns to Canberra?

We have collected flight cost data from across the web for travel from Cairns to Canberra, and have found the average flight price for this trip to be $618.

Where To Buy Cheap Flights from Cairns to Canberra?

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 Canberra 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 Canberra?

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

Non Stop versus Connecting
Advanced PurchaseNon StopConnecting
< 7 days $0 $857
7-14 days $0 $701
14-21 days $0 $611
21-30 days $0 $611
30-60 days $0 $539
60-90 days $0 $539
90+ days $0 $539

Cheapest Day To Fly from Cairns to Canberra

We've examined 20,795,316,600 itinerary searches that we've seen for departures in the next 90 days and found that the cheapest day to fly from Cairns to Canberra is Friday. See the chart below to compare prices for other days of the week.

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday Sunday
$677 $611 $611 $611 $539 $611 $661

Compare Flight Prices from Cairns to Canberra 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 Canberra flights.

Month Origin Destination Carrier Depart Date Return Date Stops Price
September Cairns Canberra Virgin Australia 30/09/16 5/10/16 2 $857
October Cairns Canberra Virgin Australia 11/10/16 25/10/16 1 $611
November Cairns Canberra Virgin Australia 25/11/16 27/11/16 1 $539
December Cairns Canberra Virgin Australia 23/12/16 28/12/16 1 $735
May Cairns Canberra Virgin Australia 3/05/17 20/05/17 1 $539

Cheap Last Minute Flights from Cairns to Canberra

Looking for cheap last minute flights or a weekend getaway? We've got you covered with weekend flight deals from Cairns to Canberra. 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
$1,140
2 3 4 5 6 7 8
$1,140 $701
9 10 11 12 13 14 15
$701

Connecting Flights vs Direct Flights from Cairns to Canberra

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 Canberra is $809.

The average price for direct flights from Cairns to Canberra is not available.

One Way Flights vs Round Trip Flights from Cairns to Canberra

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 Canberra. 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 Canberra is not available.

The average price for round trip flights from Cairns to Canberra is $809.

Cairns to Canberra Flight Questions

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

Question: What are the most popular connecting cities when flying from Cairns to Canberra?
Answer: Sydney, AU

Airlines in Cairns flying to Canberra Last modified: 26/09/2016 1:02 AMNumber of routes searched: 34Number of itineraries searched: 9,194

Wondering which airlines fly out of Cairns to Canberra? We've gathered the average price of Cairns airlines with flights to Canberra. 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 Canberra
Airline Connections Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat Sun
Qantas BNE
Qantas MEL
Qantas SYD
Qantas BNE / SYD
Qantas MEL / SYD
Virgin Australia MEL / ADL
Virgin Australia SYD / BNE

Cairns to Canberra Airports

These are the major commercial airports we're currently monitoring in Cairns and Canberra. 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 Sydney Jetstar, Air New Zealand, Qantas, Tigerair, Virgin Australia $267
Flights from Cairns to Melbourne Jetstar, Air New Zealand, Qantas, Airnorth, Tigerair, Virgin Australia $373
Flights from Cairns to Brisbane Jetstar, Qantas, Tigerair, Virgin Australia $174
Flights from Cairns to Gold Coast Jetstar, Qantas, Tigerair, Virgin Australia $285
Flights from Cairns to Adelaide Jetstar, Air New Zealand, Qantas, Virgin Australia $465
Flights from Cairns to Alice Springs Qantas $1,163
Flights from Cairns to Ayers Rock Qantas $792
Flights from Cairns to Perth Jetstar, Qantas $542
Flights from Cairns to Darwin Jetstar, Qantas, Airnorth $408

Cheap International Flights from Cairns - CNS

FlightsAirlineLowest Price
Flights from Cairns to Auckland Jetstar, Air New Zealand, Qantas, Virgin Australia $685
Flights from Cairns to Bangkok Cathay, Hong Kong, Jetstar, Philippine, Singapore, Virgin Australia $684
Flights from Cairns to Singapore Jetstar, SilkAir, Niugini, Singapore, Virgin Australia $771
Flights from Cairns to Christchurch Jetstar, Air New Zealand, Qantas, Virgin Australia $702
Flights from Cairns to Queenstown Jetstar, Air New Zealand, Virgin Australia $864
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 Wellington Jetstar, Air New Zealand, Virgin Australia $701
Flights from Cairns to Hong Kong Cathay, Hong Kong, JAL, Niugini $731
Flights from Cairns to Tokyo JAL, Jetstar, Niugini, Qantas $910
Flights from Cairns to Denpasar Bali Jetstar, Niugini $444
Flights from Cairns to Port Moresby Niugini, Qantas $361
Flights from Cairns to Manila Philippine $829
Flights from Cairns to Kuala Lumpur SilkAir, China Eastern, Singapore, Virgin Australia $942
Flights from Cairns to Los Angeles Cathay, Delta, Emirates, JAL, China Eastern, Air New Zealand, Philippine, Qantas, Singapore, United, Virgin Australia $1,420
Flights from Cairns to Jakarta Cathay, Singapore, Virgin Australia $939

Cheap Domestic Flights to Canberra - CBR

FlightsAirlineLowest Price
Flights from Townsville to Sydney Jetstar, Air New Zealand, Qantas, Virgin Australia $295
Flights from Townsville to Melbourne Jetstar, Air New Zealand, Qantas, Virgin Australia $365
Flights from Townsville to Brisbane Jetstar, Qantas, Virgin Australia $244
Flights from Townsville to Perth Jetstar, Air New Zealand, Qantas, Virgin Australia $760

Cheap International Flights to Canberra - CBR

FlightsAirlineLowest Price
Flights from Townsville to Auckland Jetstar, Air New Zealand, Qantas, Virgin Australia $677
Flights from Townsville to Denpasar Bali Jetstar, Qantas $386
Cheap Flights from Cairns to Canberra