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Cheap Flights from Darwin to Cairns, AU, Australia - DRW to CNS Last modified: 30/08/2016 12:59 AM

Popular flights from Darwin to Cairns Last modified: 30/08/2016 12:59 AM

We’ve got the inside scoop on finding the best time to fly for the best price. Not sure when to travel for your next vacation? Find details below on when-to-fly and when-to-buy.

Jetstar
DRWCNS
Mon 10/10
nonstop
CNSDRW
Sat 15/10
nonstop
$348
Select
Qantas
DRWCNS
Wed 28/09
1 stop
CNSDRW
Wed 5/10
1 stop
$417
Select
Airnorth
DRWCNS
Mon 19/09
1 stop
CNSDRW
Sat 24/09
1 stop
$458
Select
Airnorth
DRWCNS
Wed 28/09
1 stop
CNSDRW
Wed 5/10
1 stop
$458
Select
Airnorth
DRWCNS
Sat 8/10
1 stop
CNSDRW
Tue 11/10
1 stop
$458
Select
Airnorth
DRWCNS
Sat 8/10
1 stop
CNSDRW
Wed 12/10
1 stop
$458
Select
Airnorth
DRWCNS
Mon 17/10
1 stop
CNSDRW
Fri 21/10
1 stop
$458
Select
Virgin Australia
DRWCNS
Thu 24/11
2 stops
CNSDRW
Mon 28/11
2 stops
$745
Select

How Much Does it Cost to Fly from Darwin to Cairns (DRW to CNS)?

We have collected flight cost data from across the web for travel from Darwin to Cairns, and have found the average flight price for this trip to be $407.

When Can I Buy the Cheapest Flight from Darwin to Cairns (DRW to CNS)?

Airlines can adjust prices for plane tickets from Darwin to Cairns based on the day and time that you decide to book your flight. We have collected data from all airlines, and have discovered that the best days to book flights are Tuesdays, Wednesdays, and Saturdays. Read our article to find more information about the best time to buy airline tickets.

How far in advance should you book flights from Darwin to Cairns

The chart below shows up-to-date information regarding how far in advance a flight from Darwin to Cairns should be booked.

Non Stop versus 1-Stop
Advanced PurchaseNon StopOne Stop
< 7 days $381 $550
7-14 days $879 $504
14-21 days $879 $458
21-30 days $349 $417
30-60 days $348 $447
60-90 days $879 $458
90+ days $348 $417

Cheapest Day To Fly from Darwin to Cairns

The chart below shows up-to-date information regarding the cheapest days to fly from Darwin to Cairns.

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday Sunday
$348 $458 $349 $458 $381 $381 $476

Cheapest Weekend Non-Stop Flights for the Next 30 Days from Darwin to Cairns

If you're ready to take a trip in the next 30 days and want to fly on the weekend, you might be wondering which weekend is the cheapest to fly. The chart below shows up-to-date data regarding weekend flight prices from Darwin to Cairns.

Next 30 Days

SunMonTueWedThuFriSat
28 29 30 31 1 2 3
$879
4 5 6 7 8 9 10
$879
11 12 13 14 15 16 17
18 19 20 21 22 23 24
25 26 27 28 29 30 1
$879
2 3 4 5 6 7 8
$879

Non-Stop vs Connecting Flights from Darwin to Cairns (DRW to CNS)

Your Darwin to Cairns flight can be significantly cheaper by choosing 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 Darwin to Cairns is $524.

The average price for non-stop flights from Darwin to Cairns is $613.

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

Nonstop Flight Details from Darwin to Cairns
CarrierMonTueWedThuFriSatSunEarliest FlightLatest Flight
Jetstar 1 0 1 0 1 1 0 19:35 19:35
Qantas 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 20:00 20:00

Darwin to Cairns Flight Questions

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

Question: How long is a direct flight from Darwin to Cairns?
Answer: The average Darwin to Cairns flight time is 2 hours and 26 minutes.
Question: How many kilometers are there between Darwin and Cairns?
Answer: The distance from Darwin to Cairns is 1672 kilometers.
Question: How common are direct flights from Darwin to Cairns?
Answer: There are 11 direct flights from Darwin to Cairns.
Question: What is the most popular airline for non-stop flights from Darwin to Cairns?
Answer: Qantas Airways provides 63% of the non-stop flights between Darwin and Cairns.

Airlines Flying from Darwin to Cairns (DRW to CNS) Number of flights searched: 28Last modified: 30/08/2016 12:59 AM

Below are the different airlines that fly from Darwin to Cairns with the average price of their plane tickets. Just remember that different airlines offer different levels of comfort and service, so consider convenience when choosing your airline.

Below is the full flight schedule summary of the next 30 days for flights from Darwin to Cairns.

Darwin to Cairns
Airline Connections Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat Sun
Jetstar - X X X X
Qantas - X X X X X X X

Airports for Your Route

These pages contain information about the major airports in Darwin and Cairns, so you can feel comfortable knowing how to get around whether you are about to take off or you just landed.

Cheap Domestic Flights from Darwin - DRW

FlightsAirlineLowest Price
Darwin to Townsville Jetstar, Qantas, Airnorth, Virgin Australia $534
Darwin to Brisbane Jetstar, Air New Zealand, Qantas, Tigerair, Virgin Australia $255
Darwin to Sydney Jetstar, Air New Zealand, Qantas, Tigerair, Virgin Australia $402
Darwin to Melbourne Jetstar, Qantas, Tigerair, Virgin Australia $366
Darwin to Gove Qantas, Airnorth $583
Darwin to Gold Coast Jetstar, Air New Zealand, Qantas, Tigerair, Virgin Australia $634
Darwin to Adelaide Jetstar, Qantas, Virgin Australia $383
Darwin to Ayers Rock Jetstar, Qantas, Virgin Australia $1,095
Darwin to Perth Jetstar Asia, Jetstar, Malaysia, Qantas, AirAsia Indonesia, Airnorth, Virgin Australia $402
Darwin to Broome Qantas, Airnorth, Virgin Australia $432

Cheap International Flights from Darwin - DRW

FlightsAirlineLowest Price
Darwin to Singapore Jetstar Asia, Jetstar, Malaysia, SilkAir, China Eastern, Philippine, Qantas, AirAsia Indonesia, Singapore, Virgin Australia $435
Darwin to Bangkok Jetstar Asia, Emirates, JAL, Jetstar, Malaysia, China Eastern, Philippine, Qantas, AirAsia Indonesia, Singapore, Srilankan, Virgin Australia $598
Darwin to Manila Jetstar Asia, Etihad, JAL, Malaysia, China Eastern, Philippine, Qantas, Singapore $666
Darwin to Denpasar Bali Jetstar Asia, Jetstar, Malaysia, SilkAir, China Eastern, Philippine, Qantas, AirAsia Indonesia, Singapore, Virgin Australia $341
Darwin to Jakarta Jetstar Asia, Malaysia, China Eastern, Philippine, Qantas, Singapore, Srilankan, Virgin Australia $550
Darwin to Tokyo JAL, Jetstar, Malaysia, China Eastern, Philippine, Qantas, Singapore, Virgin Australia $945
Darwin to Auckland Jetstar, Malaysia, Air New Zealand, Philippine, Qantas, Virgin Australia $838
Darwin to Hong Kong Jetstar Asia, Emirates, JAL, Malaysia, Philippine, Qantas, Singapore, Virgin Australia $650
Darwin to London American, Finnair, Emirates, Etihad, JAL, KLM, Malaysia, China Eastern, Philippine, Qantas, Singapore, Srilankan, Virgin Australia $1,302
Darwin to Honiara Qantas Check Dates
Darwin to Los Angeles American, Delta, Emirates, JAL, Latam Airlines Group, Malaysia, China Eastern, Philippine, Qantas, Singapore, Virgin Australia $1,107
Darwin to Ho Chi Minh City Jetstar Asia, Malaysia, China Eastern, Philippine, Qantas, Singapore, Virgin Australia $572
Darwin to Nadi Jetstar, Qantas, Virgin Australia $961
Darwin to Port Vila Virgin Australia $905
Darwin to Delhi Emirates, Etihad, JAL, Malaysia, China Eastern, Qantas, Singapore, Srilankan, Virgin Australia $968
Darwin to Beijing JAL, Malaysia, China Eastern, Philippine, Qantas, Singapore, Virgin Australia $995
Darwin to Shanghai JAL, Malaysia, China Eastern, Philippine, Qantas, Singapore, Virgin Australia $884
Darwin to Wellington Jetstar, Air New Zealand, Qantas, Virgin Australia $871
Darwin to Christchurch Jetstar, Air New Zealand, Qantas, Virgin Australia $863
Darwin to Phuket Jetstar Asia, Emirates, Jetstar, Malaysia, SilkAir, China Eastern, Qantas, Singapore, Virgin Australia $586
Cheap Flights from Darwin to Cairns, AU, Australia, from $348 Round trip from DRW to CNS