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Flights from Cairns to Queenstown, New Zealand Last modified: Jan 19, 2017 1:18 -05:00

Cairns to Queenstown Last modified: Jan 19, 2017 1:18 -05:00Prices shown were found by travelers like you over the past 30 days

We've scanned 31,457,165,031 round trip itineraries and found the cheapest flights to Queenstown. Jetstar & Virgin Australia frequently offer the best deals to Queenstown flights, or select your preferred carrier below to see the cheapest days to fly.

Jetstar
CNSZQN
Wed 17/05
1 stop
ZQNCNS
Sat 27/05
1 stop
$751
Virgin Australia
CNSZQN
Wed 17/05
1 stop
ZQNCNS
Sun 28/05
1 stop
$816
Air New Zealand
CNSZQN
Fri 17/03
1 stop
ZQNCNS
Tue 21/03
1 stop
$938

How Much is a Flight from Cairns to Queenstown? Prices shown were found by travelers like you over the past 30 days

We have collected flight cost data from across the web for travel from Cairns to Queenstown, and have found the average flight price for this trip to be $937.

Where To Buy Cheap Flights from Cairns to Queenstown?

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 think FareCompare is the best place to find cheap tickets. Airlines can adjust prices for tickets from Cairns to Queenstown 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 Queenstown? Prices shown were found by travelers like you over the past 30 days

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

Non Stop versus Connecting
Advanced PurchaseNon StopConnecting
< 7 days $0 $0
7-14 days $0 $1,002
14-21 days $0 $1,002
21-30 days $0 $975
30-60 days $0 $928
60-90 days $0 $852
90+ days $0 $751

Cheapest Day To Fly from Cairns to Queenstown Prices shown were found by travelers like you over the past 30 days

We've examined 31,467,228,167 itinerary searches that we've seen for departures in the next 90 days and found that the cheapest day to fly from Cairns to Queenstown is Thursday. See the chart below to compare prices for other days of the week.

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday Sunday
$962 $951 $852 $928 $934 $994

Compare Flight Prices from Cairns to Queenstown by Month Prices shown were found by travelers like you over the past 30 days

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 Queenstown flights.

Month Origin Destination Carrier Depart Date Return Date Stops Price
January Cairns Queenstown Air New Zealand 26/01/17 2/02/17 1 $1,002
February Cairns Queenstown Virgin Australia 17/02/17 24/02/17 2 $975
March Cairns Queenstown Virgin Australia 17/03/17 21/03/17 2 $928
April Cairns Queenstown Jetstar 6/04/17 15/04/17 1 $852
May Cairns Queenstown Jetstar 17/05/17 27/05/17 1 $751
June Cairns Queenstown Virgin Australia 27/06/17 30/06/17 1 $871
July Cairns Queenstown Jetstar 14/07/17 22/07/17 1 $875
August Cairns Queenstown Virgin Australia 10/08/17 18/08/17 1 $860

Cheap Last Minute Flights from Cairns to Queenstown Prices shown were found by travelers like you over the past 30 days

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

Next 30 Days

SunMonTueWedThuFriSat
12 13 14 15 16 17 18
$993
19 20 21 22 23 24 25
$993

Connecting Flights vs Direct Flights from Cairns to Queenstown Prices shown were found by travelers like you over the past 30 days

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 Queenstown is $905.

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

One Way Flights vs Round Trip Flights from Cairns to Queenstown Prices shown were found by travelers like you over the past 30 days

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 Queenstown. 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 Queenstown is not available.

The average price for round trip flights from Cairns to Queenstown is $894.

Cairns to Queenstown 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 Queenstown?
Answer: Sydney, AU

Airlines in Cairns flying to Queenstown Last modified: Jan 19, 2017 1:18 -05:00Number of routes searched: 26Number of itineraries searched: 11,969

Wondering which airlines fly out of Cairns to Queenstown? We've gathered the average price of Cairns airlines with flights to Queenstown. 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 Queenstown
Airline Connections Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat Sun
Jetstar MEL
Jetstar OOL
Jetstar SYD
Air New Zealand AKL
Qantas BNE
Qantas SYD
Virgin Australia BNE
Virgin Australia MEL
Virgin Australia SYD
Jetstar PER / SYD
Air New Zealand AKL / CHC
Air New Zealand AKL / WLG
Qantas BNE / SYD
Qantas DRW / SYD
Qantas MEL / SYD
Virgin Australia BNE / MEL
Virgin Australia BNE / SYD

Cairns to Queenstown Airports

These are the major commercial airports we're currently monitoring in Cairns and Queenstown. 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 Last modified: Jan 19, 2017 1:18 -05:00Prices shown were found by travelers like you over the past 30 days

Cheap Domestic Flights to Queenstown - ZQN Last modified: Jan 19, 2017 1:18 -05:00Prices shown were found by travelers like you over the past 30 days

Cheap International Flights to Queenstown - ZQN Last modified: Jan 19, 2017 1:18 -05:00Prices shown were found by travelers like you over the past 30 days

Cheap Flights from Cairns to Queenstown