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Cheap Flights from Perth to Cairns, AU, Australia - PER to CNS Last modified: 31/05/2016 1:39 PM

Popular flights from Perth to Cairns Last modified: 31/05/2016 1:39 PM

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 Airways
Departure Date Return Date Lowest Price
01/09/2016 08/09/2016 $406
Qantas Airways
Departure Date Return Date Lowest Price
22/09/2016 26/09/2016 $635
Tigerair Australia
Departure Date Return Date Lowest Price
01/08/2016 11/08/2016 $618
Virgin Australia
Departure Date Return Date Lowest Price
01/08/2016 11/08/2016 $564
05/08/2016 08/08/2016 $564
19/08/2016 22/08/2016 $564
19/08/2016 23/08/2016 $564
19/08/2016 27/08/2016 $564

How Much Does it Cost to Fly from Perth to Cairns (PER to CNS)?

We have collected flight cost data from across the web for travel from Perth to Cairns, and have found the average flight price for this trip to be $479.

When Can I Buy the Cheapest Flight from Perth to Cairns (PER to CNS)?

Airlines can adjust prices for plane tickets from Perth 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 Perth to Cairns

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

Non Stop versus 1-Stop
Advanced PurchaseNon StopOne Stop
< 7 days $0 $678
7-14 days $514 $678
14-21 days $443 $571
21-30 days $540 $618
30-60 days $471 $565
60-90 days $438 $471
90+ days $406 $536

Cheapest Day To Fly from Perth to Cairns

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

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday Sunday
$471 $514 $565 $438 $445 $471 $443

Lowest Fares Chart By Month from Perth to Cairns

The chart below shows the lowest fare by month when flying from Perth to Cairns.

Month Origin Destination Carrier Depart Date Return Date Stops Price
June Perth Cairns Jetstar 19/06/16 25/06/16 0 $443
July Perth Cairns Jetstar 30/07/16 6/08/16 0 $471
August Perth Cairns Jetstar 18/08/16 21/08/16 0 $438
September Perth Cairns Jetstar 1/09/16 8/09/16 0 $406
October Perth Cairns Virgin Australia 26/10/16 31/10/16 1 $565
November Perth Cairns Jetstar 15/11/16 19/11/16 1 $563
December Perth Cairns Virgin Australia 1/12/16 8/12/16 1 $631
January Perth Cairns Virgin Australia 4/01/17 9/01/17 1 $611

Non-Stop vs Connecting Flights from Perth to Cairns (PER to CNS)

Your Perth 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 Perth to Cairns is $691.

The average price for non-stop flights from Perth to Cairns is $438.

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

Nonstop Flight Details from Perth to Cairns
CarrierMonTueWedThuFriSatSunEarliest FlightLatest Flight
Jetstar 0 1 0 1 1 1 1 23:50 23:50

Round Trip vs One Way Flights from Perth to Cairns (PER to CNS)

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 Perth 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 Perth to Cairns is $345.

The average price for round trip flights from Perth to Cairns is $662.

Perth to Cairns Flight Questions

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

Question: How long is a direct flight from Perth to Cairns?
Answer: The average Perth to Cairns flight time is 4 hours and 10 minutes.
Question: How many kilometers are there between Perth and Cairns?
Answer: The distance from Perth to Cairns is 3427 kilometers.
Question: How common are direct flights from Perth to Cairns?
Answer: There are 5 direct flights from Perth to Cairns.
Question: What is the most popular airline for non-stop flights from Perth to Cairns?
Answer: Jetstar Airways provides 100% of the non-stop flights between Perth and Cairns.
Question: What are the most popular connecting cities when flying from Perth to Cairns?
Answer: Brisbane, AU

Airlines Flying from Perth to Cairns (PER to CNS) Number of flights searched: 60Last modified: 31/05/2016 1:39 PM

Below are the different airlines that fly from Perth 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 Perth to Cairns.

Perth to Cairns
Airline Connections Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat Sun
Jetstar - X X X X X
Qantas MEL X X X X X X X
Virgin Australia MEL X X X X X X X

Airports for Your Route

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

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Cheap Domestic Flights from Perth - PER

FlightsAirlineLowest Price
Perth to Townsville Jetstar, Qantas, Airnorth, Tigerair, Virgin Australia $641
Perth to Sydney Jetstar, Qantas, Tigerair, Virgin Australia $243
Perth to Brisbane Jetstar, Qantas, Tigerair, Virgin Australia $365
Perth to Proserpine Jetstar, Qantas, Tigerair, Virgin Australia $645
Perth to Hamilton Island Jetstar, Qantas, Tigerair, Virgin Australia $611
Perth to Mackay Jetstar, Qantas, Tigerair, Virgin Australia $591
Perth to Melbourne Jetstar, Qantas, Tigerair, Virgin Australia $243
Perth to Gold Coast Jetstar, Qantas, Tigerair, Virgin Australia $372
Perth to Mount Isa Jetstar, Qantas, Virgin Australia $2,292
Perth to Darwin Jetstar, Qantas, Airnorth, Tigerair, Virgin Australia $406
Perth to Alice Springs Jetstar, Qantas, Airnorth, Tigerair, Virgin Australia $865
Perth to Rockhampton Jetstar, Qantas, Tigerair, Virgin Australia $591
Perth to Adelaide Jetstar, Qantas, Tigerair, Virgin Australia $286
Perth to Gladstone Jetstar, Qantas, Tigerair, Virgin Australia $591
Perth to Emerald Jetstar, Qantas, Tigerair, Virgin Australia $662

Cheap International Flights from Perth - PER

FlightsAirlineLowest Price
Perth to Tokyo JAL, Jetstar, All Nippon, Qantas, Virgin Australia $808
Perth to Jakarta Garuda, Jetstar, Qantas, AirAsia Indonesia, Tigerair, Virgin Australia $505
Perth to Bangkok Thai AirAsia, Jetstar, Bangkok, Qantas, Thai, Virgin Australia $551
Perth to Singapore Jetstar Asia, Jetstar, SilkAir, Qantas, Singapore, Scoot, Virgin Australia $263
Perth to Port Moresby Jetstar, Niugini, Qantas, Tigerair, Virgin Australia $812
Perth to London Aegean, Air Berlin, Air France, Finnair, Alitalia, British Airways, Aer Lingus, Eurowings, NIKI, Iberia, KLM, Lufthansa, Czech, Austrian, Qantas, TAROM, SAS, Tap Portugal, Air Europa, Virgin Australia, Virgin Atlantic $1,557
Perth to Kuala Lumpur AirAsia, AirAsia X, Jetstar, Malaysia, Malindo, Qantas, Virgin Australia $256
Perth to Shanghai Air China, China Southern, Jetstar, Xiamen, China Eastern, Qantas, Virgin Australia, Shenzhen $669
Perth to Hong Kong Cathay, Hong Kong, Jetstar, Dragonair, Qantas, Virgin Australia $581
Perth to Beijing Air China, China Southern, Hainan, Jetstar, China Eastern, Qantas, Virgin Australia $655
Perth to Manila Cebu Pacific, Jetstar, Philippine, Qantas, Virgin Australia $716
Perth to New York American, JetBlue, Hawaiian, Jetstar, Qantas, United, Virgin Australia $2,112
Perth to Denpasar Bali Garuda, Jetstar, Qantas, AirAsia Indonesia, Tigerair, Virgin Australia, SkyStar $192
Perth to Los Angeles American, JetBlue, Hawaiian, Jetstar, Qantas, United, Virgin Australia $1,285
Perth to Seoul Jetstar, Korean, Asiana, Qantas, Virgin Australia, Eastar Jet $805
Cheap Flights from Perth to Cairns, AU, Australia, from $291 Round trip from PER to CNS