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Flights from Cairns to Sunshine Coast, Australia Last modified: 28/09/2016 1:04 AM

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Cairns to Sunshine Coast Last modified: 28/09/2016 1:04 AM

We've scanned 26,771,905,517 round trip itineraries and found the cheapest flights from Cairns to Sunshine Coast. Virgin Australia & Jetstar frequently offer the best deals on Cairns to Sunshine Coast flights, or select your preferred carrier below to see the cheapest days to fly.

Virgin Australia
CNSMCY
Wed 2/11
2 stops
MCYCNS
Wed 9/11
2 stops
$607
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Jetstar
CNSMCY
Wed 2/11
2 stops
MCYCNS
Wed 9/11
2 stops
$982
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How Much is a Flight from Cairns to Sunshine Coast?

We have collected flight cost data from across the web for travel from Cairns to Sunshine Coast, and have found the average flight price for this trip to be $607.

Where To Buy Cheap Flights from Cairns to Sunshine 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 Sunshine 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 Sunshine Coast?

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

Non Stop versus Connecting
Advanced PurchaseNon StopConnecting
< 7 days $0 $0
7-14 days $0 $0
14-21 days $0 $0
21-30 days $0 $0
30-60 days $0 $607
60-90 days $0 $0
90+ days $0 $615

Cheapest Day To Fly from Cairns to Sunshine Coast

We've examined 26,779,839,826 itinerary searches that we've seen for departures in the next 90 days and found that the cheapest day to fly from Cairns to Sunshine Coast is Wednesday. See the chart below to compare prices for other days of the week.

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday Sunday
$607

Compare Flight Prices from Cairns to Sunshine 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 Sunshine Coast flights.

Month Origin Destination Carrier Depart Date Return Date Stops Price
November Cairns Sunshine Coast Virgin Australia 2/11/16 9/11/16 2 $607
August Cairns Sunshine Coast Virgin Australia 21/08/17 24/08/17 1 $615

Cheap Last Minute Flights from Cairns to Sunshine Coast

Looking for cheap last minute flights or a weekend getaway? We've got you covered with weekend flight deals from Cairns to Sunshine 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
$797
9 10 11 12 13 14 15
$797

Connecting Flights vs Direct Flights from Cairns to Sunshine 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 Sunshine Coast is $795.

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

One Way Flights vs Round Trip Flights from Cairns to Sunshine 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 Sunshine 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 Sunshine Coast is $275.

The average price for round trip flights from Cairns to Sunshine Coast is $795.

Cairns to Sunshine Coast 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 Sunshine Coast?
Answer: Sydney, AU

Airlines in Cairns flying to Sunshine Coast Last modified: 28/09/2016 1:04 AMNumber of routes searched: 21Number of itineraries searched: 619

Wondering which airlines fly out of Cairns to Sunshine Coast? We've gathered the average price of Cairns airlines with flights to Sunshine 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 Sunshine Coast
Airline Connections Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat Sun
Jetstar BNE / SYD
Jetstar SYD
Jetstar ADL / MEL
Qantas ASP / SYD
Qantas HTI / SYD
Virgin Australia SYD / MEL
Jetstar ADL
Jetstar MEL
Qantas WTB / SYD
Virgin Australia BNE / MEL

Cairns to Sunshine Coast Airports

These are the major commercial airports we're currently monitoring in Cairns and Sunshine 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 $235
Flights from Cairns to Gold Coast Jetstar, Qantas, Tigerair, Virgin Australia $285
Flights from Cairns to Sydney Jetstar, Air New Zealand, Qantas, Tigerair, Virgin Australia $285
Flights from Cairns to Melbourne Jetstar, Air New Zealand, Qantas, Airnorth, Tigerair, Virgin Australia $276
Flights from Cairns to Adelaide Jetstar, Air New Zealand, Qantas, Virgin Australia $485
Flights from Cairns to Alice Springs Qantas $863
Flights from Cairns to Ayers Rock Qantas $1,126
Flights from Cairns to Darwin Jetstar, Qantas, Airnorth $409
Flights from Cairns to Perth Jetstar, Qantas $562

Cheap International Flights from Cairns - CNS

FlightsAirlineLowest Price
Flights from Cairns to Auckland Jetstar, Air New Zealand, Qantas, Virgin Australia $704
Flights from Cairns to Bangkok Cathay, Hong Kong, JAL, Jetstar, Singapore, Virgin Australia $768
Flights from Cairns to Singapore Jetstar, SilkAir, Niugini, Singapore, Virgin Australia $656
Flights from Cairns to Port Moresby Niugini, Qantas $363
Flights from Cairns to London Finnair, British Airways, Cathay, Delta, Emirates, Etihad, China Eastern, Air New Zealand, Philippine, Qantas, Singapore, United, Virgin Australia $1,409
Flights from Cairns to Hong Kong Cathay, Hong Kong, JAL, Niugini $732
Flights from Cairns to Tokyo JAL, Jetstar, Niugini, Qantas, Singapore $912
Flights from Cairns to Christchurch Jetstar, Air New Zealand, Qantas, Virgin Australia $699
Flights from Cairns to Denpasar Bali Jetstar, Niugini $444
Flights from Cairns to Manila Philippine $825
Flights from Cairns to Wellington Jetstar, Air New Zealand, Virgin Australia $667
Flights from Cairns to Queenstown Jetstar, Air New Zealand, Virgin Australia $761
Flights from Cairns to Kuala Lumpur SilkAir, China Eastern, Singapore, Virgin Australia $837
Flights from Cairns to Nadi Jetstar, Niugini, Qantas, Virgin Australia $744
Flights from Cairns to Los Angeles Cathay, Delta, Emirates, JAL, China Eastern, Air New Zealand, Philippine, Qantas, Singapore, United, Virgin Australia $1,347
Flights from Cairns to Jakarta Cathay, Singapore, Virgin Australia $1,031

Cheap Domestic Flights to Sunshine Coast - MCY

FlightsAirlineLowest Price
Flights from Townsville to Brisbane Jetstar, Qantas, Virgin Australia $281
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

Cheap International Flights to Sunshine Coast - MCY

FlightsAirlineLowest Price
Flights from Townsville to Auckland Jetstar, Air New Zealand, Qantas, Virgin Australia $677
Flights from Townsville to Denpasar Bali Jetstar, Qantas $385
Cheap Flights from Cairns to Sunshine Coast