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Flights from Cairns to Wellington, New Zealand Last modified: 27/09/2016 1:05 AM

Cairns to Wellington Last modified: 27/09/2016 1:05 AM

We've scanned 23,126,175,300 round trip itineraries and found the cheapest flights from Cairns to Wellington. Virgin Australia & Air New Zealand frequently offer the best deals on Cairns to Wellington flights, or select your preferred carrier below to see the cheapest days to fly.

Virgin Australia
CNSWLG
Sun 27/11
1 stop
WLGCNS
Tue 6/12
1 stop
$698
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Virgin Australia
CNSWLG
Fri 2/12
1 stop
WLGCNS
Sat 10/12
1 stop
$698
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Air New Zealand
CNSWLG
Mon 7/11
1 stop
WLGCNS
Fri 18/11
1 stop
$737
Select
Air New Zealand
CNSWLG
Sun 27/11
1 stop
WLGCNS
Tue 6/12
1 stop
$737
Select
Air New Zealand
CNSWLG
Mon 28/11
1 stop
WLGCNS
Tue 6/12
1 stop
$737
Select
Air New Zealand
CNSWLG
Fri 2/12
1 stop
WLGCNS
Sat 10/12
1 stop
$737
Select
Jetstar
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Thu 15/12
1 stop
WLGCNS
Mon 19/12
1 stop
$922
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How Much is a Flight from Cairns to Wellington?

We have collected flight cost data from across the web for travel from Cairns to Wellington, and have found the average flight price for this trip to be $787.

Where To Buy Cheap Flights from Cairns to Wellington?

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 Wellington 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 Wellington?

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

Non Stop versus Connecting
Advanced PurchaseNon StopConnecting
< 7 days $0 $0
7-14 days $0 $0
14-21 days $0 $772
21-30 days $0 $0
30-60 days $0 $707
60-90 days $0 $698
90+ days $0 $705

Cheapest Day To Fly from Cairns to Wellington

We've examined 23,133,250,742 itinerary searches that we've seen for departures in the next 90 days and found that the cheapest day to fly from Cairns to Wellington is Sunday. See the chart below to compare prices for other days of the week.

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday Sunday
$707 $1,129 $772 $711 $698 $698

Compare Flight Prices from Cairns to Wellington 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 Wellington flights.

Month Origin Destination Carrier Depart Date Return Date Stops Price
October Cairns Wellington Air New Zealand 12/10/16 19/10/16 1 $772
November Cairns Wellington Virgin Australia 27/11/16 6/12/16 1 $698
December Cairns Wellington Virgin Australia 2/12/16 10/12/16 1 $698
January Cairns Wellington Air New Zealand 26/01/17 30/01/17 1 $737
February Cairns Wellington Air New Zealand 1/02/17 14/02/17 1 $705
May Cairns Wellington Virgin Australia 7/05/17 21/05/17 1 $723

Cheap Last Minute Flights from Cairns to Wellington

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

Next 30 Days

SunMonTueWedThuFriSat
25 26 27 28 29 30 1
$1,216
2 3 4 5 6 7 8
$1,216

Connecting Flights vs Direct Flights from Cairns to Wellington

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 Wellington is $717.

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

One Way Flights vs Round Trip Flights from Cairns to Wellington

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 Wellington. 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 Wellington is not available.

The average price for round trip flights from Cairns to Wellington is $717.

Cairns to Wellington 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 Wellington?
Answer: Sydney, AU

Airlines in Cairns flying to Wellington Last modified: 27/09/2016 1:06 AMNumber of routes searched: 26Number of itineraries searched: 8,300

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

Cairns to Wellington Airports

These are the major commercial airports we're currently monitoring in Cairns and Wellington. 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 Sydney Jetstar, Air New Zealand, Qantas, Tigerair, Virgin Australia $267
Flights from Cairns to Melbourne Jetstar, Air New Zealand, Qantas, Airnorth, Tigerair, Virgin Australia $373
Flights from Cairns to Brisbane Jetstar, Qantas, Tigerair, Virgin Australia $187
Flights from Cairns to Gold Coast Jetstar, Qantas, Tigerair, Virgin Australia $285
Flights from Cairns to Hobart Jetstar, Virgin Australia $540
Flights from Cairns to Adelaide Jetstar, Air New Zealand, Qantas, Virgin Australia $494
Flights from Cairns to Sunshine Coast Jetstar, Virgin Australia $562

Cheap International Flights from Cairns - CNS

FlightsAirlineLowest Price
Flights from Cairns to Christchurch Jetstar, Air New Zealand, Qantas, Virgin Australia $699
Flights from Cairns to Auckland Jetstar, Air New Zealand, Qantas, Virgin Australia $688
Flights from Cairns to Queenstown Jetstar, Air New Zealand, Virgin Australia $855
Flights from Cairns to Dunedin Air New Zealand, Virgin Australia $1,249
Flights from Cairns to Bangkok Cathay, Hong Kong, JAL, Jetstar, Singapore, Virgin Australia $684
Flights from Cairns to Singapore Jetstar, SilkAir, Niugini, Singapore, Virgin Australia $772
Flights from Cairns to London Finnair, British Airways, Cathay, Delta, Emirates, Etihad, China Eastern, Air New Zealand, Philippine, Qantas, Singapore, United, Virgin Australia $1,427
Flights from Cairns to Nadi Jetstar, Air New Zealand, Niugini, Qantas, Virgin Australia $649
Flights from Cairns to Los Angeles Cathay, Delta, Emirates, JAL, China Eastern, Air New Zealand, Philippine, Qantas, Singapore, United, Virgin Australia $1,343
Flights from Cairns to Tokyo JAL, Jetstar, Niugini, Qantas, Singapore $912
Flights from Cairns to Hong Kong Cathay, Hong Kong, JAL, Niugini $732
Flights from Cairns to NoumeaCheck Dates
Flights from Cairns to Manila Philippine $826
Flights from Cairns to Port Vila Niugini, Virgin Australia $893
Flights from Cairns to Kuala Lumpur SilkAir, China Eastern, Singapore, Virgin Australia $951
Flights from Cairns to Denpasar Bali Jetstar, Niugini $444
Flights from Cairns to Port Moresby Niugini, Qantas $362

Cheap Domestic Flights to Wellington - WLG

FlightsAirlineLowest Price
Flights from Townsville to Sydney Jetstar, Air New Zealand, Qantas, Virgin Australia $259
Flights from Townsville to Brisbane Jetstar, Qantas, Virgin Australia $245
Flights from Townsville to Melbourne Jetstar, Air New Zealand, Qantas, Virgin Australia $392

Cheap International Flights to Wellington - WLG

FlightsAirlineLowest Price
Flights from Townsville to Wellington Jetstar, Air New Zealand, Qantas, Virgin Australia $673
Flights from Townsville to Christchurch Jetstar, Air New Zealand, Qantas, Virgin Australia $666
Flights from Townsville to Auckland Jetstar, Air New Zealand, Qantas, Virgin Australia $677
Cheap Flights from Cairns to Wellington