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Flights from Cairns to Gold Coast, Australia Last modified: Oct 1, 2016 1:15 -04:00

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Cairns to Gold Coast Last modified: Oct 1, 2016 1:15 -04:00

We've scanned 25,105,116,481 round trip itineraries and found the cheapest flights from Cairns to Gold Coast. Jetstar & Virgin Australia frequently offer the best deals on Cairns to Gold Coast flights, or select your preferred carrier below to see the cheapest days to fly.

Jetstar
CNSOOL
Sat 3/12
nonstop
OOLCNS
Mon 5/12
nonstop
$288
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Jetstar
CNSOOL
Mon 12/12
nonstop
OOLCNS
Mon 19/12
nonstop
$288
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Virgin Australia
CNSOOL
Tue 24/01
2 stops
OOLCNS
Thu 26/01
2 stops
$508
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Qantas
CNSOOL
Wed 16/11
1 stop
OOLCNS
Wed 23/11
1 stop
$530
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How Much is a Flight from Cairns to Gold Coast?

We have collected flight cost data from across the web for travel from Cairns to Gold Coast, and have found the average flight price for this trip to be $438.

Where To Buy Cheap Flights from Cairns to Gold Coast?

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 Gold Coast 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 Gold Coast?

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

Non Stop versus Connecting
Advanced PurchaseNon StopConnecting
< 7 days $0 $674
7-14 days $0 $0
14-21 days $0 $0
21-30 days $0 $606
30-60 days $301 $413
60-90 days $288 $415
90+ days $288 $416

Cheapest Day To Fly from Cairns to Gold Coast

We've examined 25,112,504,041 itinerary searches that we've seen for departures in the next 90 days and found that the cheapest day to fly from Cairns to Gold Coast is Monday. See the chart below to compare prices for other days of the week.

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday Sunday
$288 $336 $301 $797 $446 $288 $606

Compare Flight Prices from Cairns to Gold Coast 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 Gold Coast flights.

Month Origin Destination Carrier Depart Date Return Date Stops Price
October Cairns Gold Coast Virgin Australia 30/10/16 6/11/16 2 $606
November Cairns Gold Coast Jetstar 16/11/16 23/11/16 0 $301
December Cairns Gold Coast Jetstar 3/12/16 5/12/16 0 $288
January Cairns Gold Coast Jetstar 24/01/17 26/01/17 0 $301
February Cairns Gold Coast Jetstar 1/02/17 3/02/17 0 $288
April Cairns Gold Coast Jetstar 10/04/17 19/04/17 0 $301
July Cairns Gold Coast Jetstar 11/07/17 13/07/17 0 $288

Cheap Last Minute Flights from Cairns to Gold Coast

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

Next 30 Days

SunMonTueWedThuFriSat
2 3 4 5 6 7 8
$674
9 10 11 12 13 14 15
$674

Connecting Flights vs Direct Flights from Cairns to Gold Coast

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 Gold Coast is $505.

The average price for direct flights from Cairns to Gold Coast is $332.

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

Weekly Direct Flights from Cairns to Gold Coast - By Carrier
CarrierMonTueWedThuFriSatSunEarliest FlightLatest Flight
Jetstar 2 1 1 2 2 2 2 06:10 08:55

One Way Flights vs Round Trip Flights from Cairns to Gold Coast

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 Gold Coast. 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 Gold Coast is not available.

The average price for round trip flights from Cairns to Gold Coast is $339.

Cairns to Gold Coast Flight Questions

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

Question: How long is the flight from Cairns to Gold Coast?
Answer: The average Cairns to Gold Coast flight time is 2 hours and 15 minutes.
Question: How far is Gold Coast from Cairns?
Answer: The distance from Cairns to Gold Coast is 1,483 kilometers (922 miles).
Question: How common are direct flights from Cairns to Gold Coast?
Answer: There are 12 direct flights from Cairns to Gold Coast.
Question: What are the most popular Cairns airlines for direct flights from Cairns to Gold Coast?
Answer: Jetstar Airways provides 100% of the non-stop flights between Cairns and Gold Coast.
Question: What are the most popular connecting cities when flying from Cairns to Gold Coast?
Answer: Sydney, AU

Airlines in Cairns flying to Gold Coast Last modified: Oct 1, 2016 1:15 -04:00Number of routes searched: 32Number of itineraries searched: 39,023

Wondering which airlines fly out of Cairns to Gold Coast? We've gathered the average price of Cairns airlines with flights to Gold Coast. 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 Gold Coast
Airline Connections Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat Sun
Jetstar -
Jetstar ADL
Jetstar MEL
Jetstar PER
Jetstar SYD
Qantas MEL
Qantas SYD
Tigerair SYD
Virgin Australia MEL
Virgin Australia SYD

Cairns to Gold Coast Airports

These are the major commercial airports we're currently monitoring in Cairns and Gold Coast. 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 Brisbane Jetstar, Qantas, Tigerair, Virgin Australia $219
Flights from Cairns to Sydney Jetstar, Air New Zealand, Qantas, Tigerair, Virgin Australia $289
Flights from Cairns to Hervey Bay Virgin Australia $626
Flights from Cairns to Melbourne Jetstar, Air New Zealand, Qantas, Airnorth, Tigerair, Virgin Australia $358
Flights from Cairns to Gladstone Virgin Australia $520
Flights from Cairns to Rockhampton Qantas, Virgin Australia $509
Flights from Cairns to Mackay Qantas $964
Flights from Cairns to Hamilton Island Qantas $829
Flights from Cairns to Proserpine Jetstar, Virgin Australia $611
Flights from Cairns to Townsville Jetstar, Qantas, Virgin Australia, Regional Express $234
Flights from Cairns to Adelaide Jetstar, Air New Zealand, Qantas, Tigerair, Virgin Australia $451
Flights from Cairns to Alice Springs Qantas $1,124
Flights from Cairns to Ayers Rock Qantas $801

Cheap International Flights from Cairns - CNS

FlightsAirlineLowest Price
Flights from Cairns to Auckland Jetstar, Air New Zealand, Qantas, Virgin Australia $687
Flights from Cairns to Bangkok Cathay, Hong Kong, JAL, Jetstar, China Eastern, Singapore, Virgin Australia $788
Flights from Cairns to Singapore Jetstar, SilkAir, Niugini, Singapore, Virgin Australia $847
Flights from Cairns to NoumeaCheck Dates
Flights from Cairns to Port Moresby Niugini, Qantas $312
Flights from Cairns to London Finnair, British Airways, Cathay, Delta, Emirates, Etihad, China Eastern, Air New Zealand, Philippine, Qantas, Singapore, United, Virgin Australia $1,415
Flights from Cairns to Hong Kong Cathay, Hong Kong, Niugini $729
Flights from Cairns to Christchurch Jetstar, Air New Zealand, Qantas, Virgin Australia $685
Flights from Cairns to Tokyo JAL, Jetstar, Niugini, Qantas, Singapore $910
Flights from Cairns to Wellington Jetstar, Air New Zealand, Virgin Australia $708

Cheap Domestic Flights to Gold Coast - OOL

FlightsAirlineLowest Price
Flights from Townsville to Brisbane Jetstar, Qantas, Virgin Australia $271
Flights from Townsville to Sydney Jetstar, Air New Zealand, Qantas, Virgin Australia $298
Flights from Townsville to Melbourne Jetstar, Air New Zealand, Qantas, Virgin Australia $381
Flights from Townsville to Cairns Qantas, Regional Express $234
Flights from Townsville to Proserpine Jetstar, Virgin Australia $681
Flights from Townsville to Adelaide Jetstar, Qantas, Virgin Australia $581

Cheap International Flights to Gold Coast - OOL

FlightsAirlineLowest Price
Flights from Townsville to Auckland Jetstar, Air New Zealand, Qantas, Virgin Australia $676
Cheap Flights from Cairns to Gold Coast