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Flights from Cairns to Port Moresby, Papua New Guinea Last modified: Sep 30, 2016 1:16 -04:00

Cairns to Port Moresby Last modified: Sep 30, 2016 1:16 -04:00

We've scanned 26,216,477,370 round trip itineraries and found the cheapest flights from Cairns to Port Moresby. Qantas & Niugini frequently offer the best deals on Cairns to Port Moresby flights, or select your preferred carrier below to see the cheapest days to fly.

Qantas
CNSPOM
Fri 7/10
nonstop
POMCNS
Sun 9/10
nonstop
$359
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Qantas
CNSPOM
Wed 12/10
nonstop
POMCNS
Mon 17/10
nonstop
$359
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Niugini
CNSPOM
Tue 11/10
nonstop
POMCNS
Wed 12/10
nonstop
$409
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Niugini
CNSPOM
Sun 30/10
nonstop
POMCNS
Sun 6/11
nonstop
$409
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Niugini
CNSPOM
Mon 31/10
nonstop
POMCNS
Fri 4/11
nonstop
$409
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How Much is a Flight from Cairns to Port Moresby?

We have collected flight cost data from across the web for travel from Cairns to Port Moresby, and have found the average flight price for this trip to be $411.

Where To Buy Cheap Flights from Cairns to Port Moresby?

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 Port Moresby 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 Port Moresby?

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

Non Stop versus Connecting
Advanced PurchaseNon StopConnecting
< 7 days $536 $3,369
7-14 days $359 $601
14-21 days $412 $632
21-30 days $409 $0
30-60 days $409 $622
60-90 days $466 $654
90+ days $409 $620

Cheapest Day To Fly from Cairns to Port Moresby

We've examined 26,224,294,390 itinerary searches that we've seen for departures in the next 90 days and found that the cheapest day to fly from Cairns to Port Moresby is Wednesday. See the chart below to compare prices for other days of the week.

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday Sunday
$409 $409 $359 $467 $359 $466 $409

Compare Flight Prices from Cairns to Port Moresby 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 Port Moresby flights.

Month Origin Destination Carrier Depart Date Return Date Stops Price
October Cairns Port Moresby Qantas 7/10/16 9/10/16 0 $359
November Cairns Port Moresby Niugini 7/11/16 9/11/16 0 $463
December Cairns Port Moresby Niugini 23/12/16 4/01/17 0 $466
January Cairns Port Moresby Niugini 27/01/17 1/02/17 0 $410
February Cairns Port Moresby Niugini 1/02/17 7/02/17 0 $410
March Cairns Port Moresby Niugini 13/03/17 27/03/17 0 $409
April Cairns Port Moresby Niugini 23/04/17 30/04/17 0 $410
July Cairns Port Moresby Niugini 30/07/17 8/08/17 0 $409

Cheap Last Minute Flights from Cairns to Port Moresby

Looking for cheap last minute flights or a weekend getaway? We've got you covered with weekend flight deals from Cairns to Port Moresby. 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
$359
9 10 11 12 13 14 15
$359

Connecting Flights vs Direct Flights from Cairns to Port Moresby

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 Port Moresby is $642.

The average price for direct flights from Cairns to Port Moresby is $428.

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

Weekly Direct Flights from Cairns to Port Moresby - By Carrier
CarrierMonTueWedThuFriSatSunEarliest FlightLatest Flight
Niugini 2 1 1 1 1 2 1 06:00 11:45
Qantas 2 2 2 2 2 1 1 06:20 14:40

One Way Flights vs Round Trip Flights from Cairns to Port Moresby

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 Port Moresby. 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 Port Moresby is $307.

The average price for round trip flights from Cairns to Port Moresby is $416.

Cairns to Port Moresby Flight Questions

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

Question: How long is the flight from Cairns to Port Moresby?
Answer: The average Cairns to Port Moresby flight time is an hour and 36 minutes.
Question: How far is Port Moresby from Cairns?
Answer: The distance from Cairns to Port Moresby is 840 kilometers (522 miles).
Question: How common are direct flights from Cairns to Port Moresby?
Answer: There are 21 direct flights from Cairns to Port Moresby.
Question: What are the most popular Cairns airlines for direct flights from Cairns to Port Moresby?
Answer: Qantas Airways provides 57% of the non-stop flights between Cairns and Port Moresby.
Question: What are the most popular connecting cities when flying from Cairns to Port Moresby?
Answer: Brisbane, AU

Airlines in Cairns flying to Port Moresby Last modified: Sep 30, 2016 1:16 -04:00Number of routes searched: 18Number of itineraries searched: 5,773

Wondering which airlines fly out of Cairns to Port Moresby? We've gathered the average price of Cairns airlines with flights to Port Moresby. 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 Port Moresby
Airline Connections Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat Sun
Niugini -
Qantas -
Philippine MNL
Qantas BNE
Qantas SYD
Virgin Australia BNE

Cairns to Port Moresby Airports

These are the major commercial airports we're currently monitoring in Cairns and Port Moresby. 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 Horn Island Qantas $723
Flights from Cairns to Sydney Jetstar, Air New Zealand, Qantas, Tigerair, Virgin Australia $289
Flights from Cairns to Weipa Qantas $732
Flights from Cairns to Brisbane Jetstar, Qantas, Tigerair, Virgin Australia $217
Flights from Cairns to Townsville Jetstar, Qantas, Virgin Australia, Regional Express $253
Flights from Cairns to Hamilton Island Qantas $875
Flights from Cairns to Melbourne Jetstar, Air New Zealand, Qantas, Airnorth, Tigerair, Virgin Australia $371
Flights from Cairns to Proserpine Jetstar, Virgin Australia $483
Flights from Cairns to Darwin Jetstar, Qantas, Airnorth $406
Flights from Cairns to Mackay Qantas $801
Flights from Cairns to Gove Qantas, Airnorth $832

Cheap International Flights from Cairns - CNS

FlightsAirlineLowest Price
Flights from Cairns to Lae Niugini Check Dates
Flights from Cairns to Mount Hagen Niugini Check Dates
Flights from Cairns to Madang Niugini $697
Flights from Cairns to Rabaul Niugini $822
Flights from Cairns to Bangkok Cathay, Hong Kong, JAL, Jetstar, China Eastern, Singapore, Virgin Australia $804
Flights from Cairns to Singapore Jetstar, SilkAir, Niugini, Singapore, Virgin Australia $775
Flights from Cairns to Hong Kong Cathay, Hong Kong, Niugini $723
Flights from Cairns to Tokyo JAL, Jetstar, Niugini, Qantas, Singapore $902
Flights from Cairns to TabubilCheck Dates
Flights from Cairns to Kavieng Niugini Check Dates
Flights from Cairns to Manila Philippine $822
Flights from Cairns to London Finnair, British Airways, Cathay, Delta, Emirates, Etihad, China Eastern, Air New Zealand, Philippine, Qantas, Singapore, United, Virgin Australia $1,406
Flights from Cairns to Denpasar Bali Jetstar, Niugini $440

Cheap Domestic Flights to Port Moresby - POM

FlightsAirlineLowest Price
Flights from Townsville to Cairns Qantas, Regional Express $253
Flights from Townsville to Brisbane Jetstar, Qantas, Virgin Australia $279
Flights from Townsville to Weipa Qantas $1,434
Flights from Townsville to Sydney Jetstar, Air New Zealand, Qantas, Virgin Australia $301
Flights from Townsville to Melbourne Jetstar, Air New Zealand, Qantas, Virgin Australia $354

Cheap International Flights to Port Moresby - POM

FlightsAirlineLowest Price
Flights from Townsville to Port Moresby Virgin Australia Check Dates
Cheap Flights from Cairns to Port Moresby