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Flights from Townsville to Cairns, Australia Last modified: Dec 8, 2016 3:09 -05:00

Townsville to Cairns Last modified: Dec 8, 2016 3:09 -05:00Prices shown were found by travelers like you over the past 30 days

We've scanned 28,606,896,885 round trip itineraries and found the cheapest flights from Townsville to Cairns. Qantas & Regional Express frequently offer the best deals on Townsville to Cairns flights, or select your preferred carrier below to see the cheapest days to fly.

Qantas
TSVCNS
Fri 10/02
nonstop
CNSTSV
Mon 20/02
nonstop
$174
Regional Express
TSVCNS
Fri 10/02
nonstop
CNSTSV
Mon 20/02
nonstop
$232

How Much is a Flight from Townsville to Cairns? Prices shown were found by travelers like you over the past 30 days

We have collected flight cost data from across the web for travel from Townsville to Cairns, and have found the average flight price for this trip to be $329.

Where To Buy Cheap Flights from Townsville 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 thinking FareCompare is the best place to find cheap tickets. Airlines can adjust prices for tickets from Townsville 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 Townsville 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 Townsville to Cairns.

Non Stop versus Connecting
Advanced PurchaseNon StopConnecting
< 7 days $260 $1,054
7-14 days $260 $1,069
14-21 days $0 $0
21-30 days $0 $0
30-60 days $0 $0
60-90 days $174 $336
90+ days $0 $0

Cheapest Day To Fly from Townsville to Cairns Prices shown were found by travelers like you over the past 30 days

We've examined 28,615,420,584 itinerary searches that we've seen for departures in the next 90 days and found that the cheapest day to fly from Townsville to Cairns is Friday. See the chart below to compare prices for other days of the week.

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday Sunday
$260 $260 $260 $174 $757 $260

Compare Flight Prices from Townsville 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 Townsville to Cairns flights.

Month Origin Destination Carrier Depart Date Return Date Stops Price
December Townsville Cairns Regional Express 18/12/16 19/12/16 0 $260
February Townsville Cairns Qantas 10/02/17 20/02/17 0 $174

Cheap Last Minute Flights from Townsville 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 Townsville to Cairns. The chart below shows the best last minute deals and cheap flights this weekend we could find.

Next 30 Days

SunMonTueWedThuFriSat
11 12 13 14 15 16 17
$260
18 19 20 21 22 23 24
$260

Connecting Flights vs Direct Flights from Townsville 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 Townsville to Cairns is $336.

The average price for direct flights from Townsville to Cairns is $174.

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

Weekly Direct Flights from Townsville to Cairns - By Carrier
CarrierMonTueWedThuFriSatSunEarliest FlightLatest Flight
Qantas 5 5 5 5 5 5 3 07:00 19:10
Regional Express 1 1 1 1 1 0 0 08:15 17:40

One Way Flights vs Round Trip Flights from Townsville 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 Townsville 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 Townsville to Cairns is not available.

The average price for round trip flights from Townsville to Cairns is $217.

Townsville to Cairns Flight Questions

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

Question: How long is the flight from Townsville to Cairns?
Answer: The average Townsville to Cairns flight time is 52 minutes.
Question: How far is Cairns from Townsville?
Answer: The distance from Townsville to Cairns is 284 kilometers (177 miles).
Question: How common are direct flights from Townsville to Cairns?
Answer: There are 35 direct flights from Townsville to Cairns.
Question: What are the most popular Townsville airlines for direct flights from Townsville to Cairns?
Answer: Qantas Airways provides 85% of the non-stop flights between Townsville and Cairns.
Question: What are the most popular connecting cities when flying from Townsville to Cairns?
Answer: Brisbane, AU

Airlines in Townsville flying to Cairns Last modified: Dec 8, 2016 3:09 -05:00Number of routes searched: 21Number of itineraries searched: 4,043

Wondering which airlines fly out of Townsville to Cairns? We've gathered the average price of Townsville airlines with flights to Cairns. 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.

Townsville to Cairns
Airline Connections Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat Sun
Qantas -
Regional Express -
Jetstar BNE
Jetstar MEL
Jetstar SYD
Qantas BNE
Qantas DRW
Airnorth DRW
Airnorth WTB
Virgin Australia BNE
Virgin Australia SYD

Townsville to Cairns Airports

These are the major commercial airports we're currently monitoring in Townsville and Cairns. 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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