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Cheap Flights from Cairns to Darwin, AU, Australia - CNS to DRW Last modified: 24/08/2016 12:52 AM

Popular flights from Cairns to Darwin Last modified: 24/08/2016 12:52 AM

We’ve got the inside scoop on finding the best time to fly for the best price. Not sure when to travel for your next vacation? Find details below on when-to-fly and when-to-buy.

Qantas
CNSDRW
Thu 22/09
1 stop
DRWCNS
Thu 29/09
1 stop
$412
Select
Airnorth
CNSDRW
Thu 22/09
1 stop
DRWCNS
Thu 29/09
1 stop
$453
Select
Airnorth
CNSDRW
Fri 30/09
1 stop
DRWCNS
Sun 9/10
1 stop
$453
Select
Airnorth
CNSDRW
Sat 8/10
1 stop
DRWCNS
Sat 15/10
1 stop
$453
Select
Airnorth
CNSDRW
Tue 20/12
1 stop
DRWCNS
Fri 30/12
1 stop
$453
Select
Jetstar
CNSDRW
Tue 20/12
1 stop
DRWCNS
Fri 30/12
1 stop
$513
Select
Virgin Australia
CNSDRW
Mon 21/11
1 stop
DRWCNS
Mon 28/11
1 stop
$670
Select

How Much Does it Cost to Fly from Cairns to Darwin (CNS to DRW)?

We have collected flight cost data from across the web for travel from Cairns to Darwin, and have found the average flight price for this trip to be $495.

When Can I Buy the Cheapest Flight from Cairns to Darwin (CNS to DRW)?

Airlines can adjust prices for plane tickets from Cairns to Darwin based on the day and time that you decide to book your flight. We have collected data from all airlines, and have discovered that the best days to book flights are Tuesdays, Wednesdays, and Saturdays. Read our article to find more information about the best time to buy airline tickets.

How far in advance should you book flights from Cairns to Darwin

The chart below shows up-to-date information regarding how far in advance a flight from Cairns to Darwin should be booked.

Non Stop versus 1-Stop
Advanced PurchaseNon StopOne Stop
< 7 days $956 $938
7-14 days $872 $499
14-21 days $0 $830
21-30 days $872 $412
30-60 days $872 $453
60-90 days $951 $530
90+ days $872 $453

Cheapest Day To Fly from Cairns to Darwin

The chart below shows up-to-date information regarding the cheapest days to fly from Cairns to Darwin.

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday Sunday
$670 $471 $471 $412 $453 $453 $530

Non-Stop vs Connecting Flights from Cairns to Darwin (CNS to DRW)

Your Cairns to Darwin flight can be significantly cheaper by choosing 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 Darwin is $516.

The average price for non-stop flights from Cairns to Darwin is $872.

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

Nonstop Flight Details from Cairns to Darwin
CarrierMonTueWedThuFriSatSunEarliest FlightLatest Flight
Jetstar 1 0 1 0 1 1 0 17:00 17:00
Qantas 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 18:50 18:50

Cairns to Darwin Flight Questions

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

Question: How long is a direct flight from Cairns to Darwin?
Answer: The average Cairns to Darwin flight time is 2 hours and 35 minutes.
Question: How many kilometers are there between Cairns and Darwin?
Answer: The distance from Cairns to Darwin is 1672 kilometers.
Question: How common are direct flights from Cairns to Darwin?
Answer: There are 11 direct flights from Cairns to Darwin.
Question: What is the most popular airline for non-stop flights from Cairns to Darwin?
Answer: Qantas Airways provides 63% of the non-stop flights between Cairns and Darwin.

Airlines Flying from Cairns to Darwin (CNS to DRW) Number of flights searched: 25Last modified: 24/08/2016 12:52 AM

Below are the different airlines that fly from Cairns to Darwin with the average price of their plane tickets. Just remember that different airlines offer different levels of comfort and service, so consider convenience when choosing your airline.

Below is the full flight schedule summary of the next 30 days for flights from Cairns to Darwin.

Cairns to Darwin
Airline Connections Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat Sun
Jetstar - X X X X
Qantas - X X X X X X X

Airports for Your Route

These pages contain information about the major airports in Cairns and Darwin, so you can feel comfortable knowing how to get around whether you are about to take off or you just landed.

Cheap Domestic Flights from Cairns - CNS

FlightsAirlineLowest Price
Cairns to Kununurra Qantas, Airnorth, Virgin Australia $940
Cairns to Gove Qantas, Airnorth $513
Cairns to Sydney Jetstar, Air New Zealand, Niugini, Qantas, Tigerair, Virgin Australia $239
Cairns to Alice Springs Qantas, Airnorth, Virgin Australia $1,036
Cairns to Ayers Rock Jetstar, Qantas, Virgin Australia $732
Cairns to Brisbane Jetstar, Niugini, Qantas, Tigerair, Virgin Australia, Regional Express $201
Cairns to Melbourne Jetstar, Air New Zealand, Qantas, Airnorth, Tigerair, Virgin Australia $344
Cairns to Broome Qantas, Airnorth, Virgin Australia $1,173
Cairns to Horn Island Qantas $450
Cairns to Weipa Qantas $677
Cairns to Mount Isa Qantas, Virgin Australia, Regional Express $589

Cheap International Flights from Cairns - CNS

FlightsAirlineLowest Price
Cairns to Singapore Cathay, China Southern, JAL, Jetstar, SilkAir, Philippine, Niugini, Qantas, Singapore, Virgin Australia $808
Cairns to Denpasar Bali Cathay, China Southern, Hong Kong, Jetstar, SilkAir, Philippine, Niugini, Qantas, Qatar, Singapore, Virgin Australia $442
Cairns to Bangkok Cathay, China Southern, Hong Kong, JAL, Jetstar, China Eastern, Philippine, Qantas, Singapore, Virgin Australia $930
Cairns to Hong Kong Cathay, Hong Kong, JAL, China Eastern, Air New Zealand, Philippine, Niugini, Qantas, Singapore, Virgin Australia $831
Cairns to Manila Cathay, China Southern, JAL, China Eastern, Philippine, Niugini, Qantas, Qatar, Singapore $880
Cairns to Kuala Lumpur Cathay, China Southern, JAL, SilkAir, Philippine, Qantas, Singapore, Virgin Australia $829
Cairns to Port Moresby Niugini, Qantas, Virgin Australia $361
Cairns to Tokyo Cathay, China Southern, Hong Kong, JAL, Jetstar, Air New Zealand, Philippine, Niugini, Qantas, Singapore, Virgin Australia $885
Cairns to Jakarta Cathay, China Southern, JAL, Philippine, Qantas, Singapore, Virgin Australia $965
Cairns to London American, Finnair, British Airways, Cathay, China Southern, Delta, Emirates, Etihad, JAL, China Eastern, Air New Zealand, Philippine, Qantas, Qatar, Singapore, Virgin Australia $1,437

Cheap Domestic Flights to Darwin - DRW

FlightsAirlineLowest Price
Townsville to Darwin Jetstar, Qantas, Airnorth, Virgin Australia $525
Townsville to Sydney Jetstar, Air New Zealand, Qantas, Virgin Australia $297
Townsville to Brisbane Jetstar, Qantas, Virgin Australia, Regional Express $256
Townsville to Melbourne Jetstar, Air New Zealand, Qantas, Virgin Australia $378
Townsville to Cairns Jetstar, Qantas, Airnorth, Virgin Australia, Regional Express $227
Townsville to Mount Isa Qantas, Virgin Australia, Regional Express $868

Cheap International Flights to Darwin - DRW

FlightsAirlineLowest Price
Townsville to Denpasar Bali Jetstar, Qantas, Singapore, Virgin Australia $383
Townsville to Singapore Jetstar, Qantas, Singapore, Virgin Australia $588
Townsville to Manila Etihad, Qantas, Singapore $1,053
Cheap Flights from Cairns to Darwin, AU, Australia, from $412 Round trip from CNS to DRW