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Flights from Cairns to Mackay, Australia Last modified: 29/09/2016 1:04 AM

Cairns to Mackay Last modified: 29/09/2016 1:04 AM

We've scanned 25,716,102,982 round trip itineraries and found the cheapest flights from Cairns to Mackay. Qantas frequently offer the best deals on Cairns to Mackay flights, or select your preferred carrier below to see the cheapest days to fly.

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Fri 23/12
1 stop
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Sat 24/12
1 stop
$870
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How Much is a Flight from Cairns to Mackay?

We have collected flight cost data from across the web for travel from Cairns to Mackay, and have found the average flight price for this trip to be $969.

Where To Buy Cheap Flights from Cairns to Mackay?

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 Mackay 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 Mackay?

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

Non Stop versus Connecting
Advanced PurchaseNon StopConnecting
< 7 days $0 $1,022
7-14 days $0 $0
14-21 days $0 $0
21-30 days $0 $1,022
30-60 days $0 $1,019
60-90 days $0 $870
90+ days $0 $1,019

Cheapest Day To Fly from Cairns to Mackay

We've examined 25,724,431,429 itinerary searches that we've seen for departures in the next 90 days and found that the cheapest day to fly from Cairns to Mackay is Friday. See the chart below to compare prices for other days of the week.

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday Sunday
$1,019 $1,019 $870

Compare Flight Prices from Cairns to Mackay 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 Mackay flights.

Month Origin Destination Carrier Depart Date Return Date Stops Price
September Cairns Mackay Qantas 30/09/16 3/10/16 1 $1,022
October Cairns Mackay Qantas 28/10/16 4/11/16 1 $1,022
November Cairns Mackay Qantas 28/11/16 2/12/16 1 $1,019
December Cairns Mackay Qantas 23/12/16 24/12/16 1 $870
January Cairns Mackay Qantas 24/01/17 31/01/17 1 $1,019
February Cairns Mackay Qantas 24/02/17 26/02/17 1 $1,022

Cheap Last Minute Flights from Cairns to Mackay

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

Next 30 Days

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$1,026
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$1,026

Connecting Flights vs Direct Flights from Cairns to Mackay

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 Mackay is $1,019.

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

One Way Flights vs Round Trip Flights from Cairns to Mackay

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 Mackay. 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 Mackay is not available.

The average price for round trip flights from Cairns to Mackay is $1,019.

Cairns to Mackay 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 Mackay?
Answer: Brisbane, AU

Airlines in Cairns flying to Mackay Last modified: 29/09/2016 1:04 AMNumber of routes searched: 15Number of itineraries searched: 2,626

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

Cairns to Mackay Airports

These are the major commercial airports we're currently monitoring in Cairns and Mackay. 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 $234
Flights from Cairns to Sydney Jetstar, Air New Zealand, Qantas, Tigerair, Virgin Australia $283
Flights from Cairns to Gold Coast Jetstar, Qantas, Tigerair, Virgin Australia $282
Flights from Cairns to Melbourne Jetstar, Air New Zealand, Qantas, Airnorth, Tigerair, Virgin Australia $255
Flights from Cairns to Alice Springs Qantas $1,111
Flights from Cairns to Adelaide Jetstar, Air New Zealand, Qantas, Virgin Australia $459
Flights from Cairns to Ayers Rock Qantas $961
Flights from Cairns to Darwin Jetstar, Qantas, Airnorth $406
Flights from Cairns to Perth Jetstar, Qantas $455

Cheap International Flights from Cairns - CNS

FlightsAirlineLowest Price
Flights from Cairns to Port Moresby Niugini, Qantas $360
Flights from Cairns to Bangkok Cathay, Hong Kong, JAL, Jetstar, Singapore, Virgin Australia $762
Flights from Cairns to Singapore Jetstar, SilkAir, Niugini, Singapore, Virgin Australia $757
Flights from Cairns to Auckland Jetstar, Air New Zealand, Qantas, Virgin Australia $699
Flights from Cairns to Hong Kong Cathay, Hong Kong, JAL, Niugini $727
Flights from Cairns to Tokyo JAL, Jetstar, Niugini, Qantas, Singapore $905
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 Denpasar Bali Jetstar, Niugini $440
Flights from Cairns to Manila Philippine $824
Flights from Cairns to Kuala Lumpur SilkAir, China Eastern, Singapore, Virgin Australia $974
Flights from Cairns to Rabaul Niugini Check Dates
Flights from Cairns to Los Angeles Cathay, Delta, Emirates, JAL, China Eastern, Air New Zealand, Philippine, Qantas, Singapore, United, Virgin Australia $1,355
Flights from Cairns to Christchurch Jetstar, Air New Zealand, Qantas, Virgin Australia $700
Flights from Cairns to Nadi Jetstar, Niugini, Qantas, Virgin Australia $721
Flights from Cairns to Jakarta Cathay, Singapore, Virgin Australia $938
Flights from Cairns to Wellington Jetstar, Air New Zealand, Virgin Australia $702

Cheap Domestic Flights to Mackay - MKY

FlightsAirlineLowest Price
Flights from Townsville to Brisbane Jetstar, Qantas, Virgin Australia $279
Flights from Townsville to Sydney Jetstar, Air New Zealand, Qantas, Virgin Australia $299
Flights from Townsville to Melbourne Jetstar, Air New Zealand, Qantas, Virgin Australia $379

Cheap International Flights to Mackay - MKY

FlightsAirlineLowest Price
Flights from Townsville to Auckland Jetstar, Air New Zealand, Qantas, Virgin Australia $672
Flights from Townsville to Denpasar Bali Jetstar, Qantas $382
Cheap Flights from Cairns to Mackay