Flights from Melbourne to Cairns, Australia Last modified: Jan 17, 2017 2:17 -05:00
Melbourne to Cairns Last modified: Jan 17, 2017 2:17 -05:00Prices shown were found by travelers like you over the past 30 days
We've scanned 28,446,960,992 round trip itineraries and found the cheapest flights to Cairns. Tigerair & Jetstar frequently offer the best deals to Cairns flights, or select your preferred carrier below to see the cheapest days to fly.
Where To Buy Cheap Flights from Melbourne to Cairns?
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 Melbourne to Cairns 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 Melbourne to Cairns? 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 Melbourne to Cairns.
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Cheapest Day To Fly from Melbourne to Cairns Prices shown were found by travelers like you over the past 30 days
We've examined 28,455,456,509 itinerary searches that we've seen for departures in the next 90 days and found that the cheapest day to fly from Melbourne to Cairns is Friday. See the chart below to compare prices for other days of the week.
Compare Flight Prices from Melbourne to Cairns 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 Melbourne to Cairns flights.
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Cheap Last Minute Flights from Melbourne to Cairns 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 Melbourne to Cairns. The chart below shows the best last minute deals and cheap flights this weekend we could find.
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Connecting Flights vs Direct Flights from Melbourne to Cairns 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 Melbourne to Cairns is $417.
The average price for direct flights from Melbourne to Cairns is $358.
The chart below shows up to date information regarding non-stop flights from Melbourne to Cairns.
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One Way Flights vs Round Trip Flights from Melbourne to Cairns 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 Melbourne to Cairns. 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 Melbourne to Cairns is not available.
The average price for round trip flights from Melbourne to Cairns is $279.
Melbourne to Cairns Flight Questions
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Airlines in Melbourne flying to Cairns Last modified: Jan 17, 2017 2:17 -05:00Number of routes searched: 71Number of itineraries searched: 398,200
Wondering which airlines fly out of Melbourne to Cairns? We've gathered the average price of Melbourne airlines with flights to Cairns. Different airlines offer different levels of comfort and service, so consider convenience when choosing your airline.
Melbourne to Cairns Airports
These are the major commercial airports we're currently monitoring in Melbourne and Cairns. If your route includes a city with multiple airports, you may be able to find substantial savings by choosing an alternate airport.