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Cairns to Nelson Last modified: Aug 24, 2019 3:08 -04:00

We've scanned 48,195,047,545 round trip itineraries and found the cheapest flights to Nelson. Qantas & Air New Zealand frequently offer the best deals to Nelson flights, or select your preferred carrier below to see the cheapest days to fly.

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How Much is a Flight from Cairns to Nelson?

We have collected flight cost data from across the web for travel from Cairns to Nelson, and have found the average flight price for this trip to be $1,001.

Where To Buy Cheap Flights from Cairns to Nelson?

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 Cairns to Nelson 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 Nelson?

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

Cheapest Day To Fly from Cairns to Nelson

We've examined 57,595,778,181 itinerary searches that we've seen for departures in the next 90 days and found that the cheapest day to fly from Cairns to Nelson is Tuesday. See the chart below to compare prices for other days of the week.

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Compare Flight Prices from Cairns to Nelson 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 Nelson flights.

Month Origin Destination Carrier Depart Date Return Date Stops Price
August Cairns Nelson Qantas 31/08/19 10/09/19 2 $987
September Cairns Nelson Qantas 6/09/19 10/09/19 2 $1,010
October Cairns Nelson Qantas 27/10/19 10/11/19 2 $1,065
November Cairns Nelson Qantas 26/11/19 28/11/19 2 $976
December Cairns Nelson Air New Zealand 20/12/19 6/01/20 2 $1,329
January Cairns Nelson Qantas 3/01/20 7/01/20 2 $1,206
February Cairns Nelson Qantas 5/02/20 19/02/20 2 $908
March Cairns Nelson Qantas 12/03/20 19/03/20 2 $886

Cheap Last Minute Flights from Cairns to Nelson

Looking for cheap last minute flights or a weekend getaway? We've got you covered with weekend flight deals from Cairns to Nelson. 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 Cairns to Nelson

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 Nelson is $1,197.

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

One Way Flights vs Round Trip Flights from Cairns to Nelson

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 Nelson. 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 Nelson is $621.

The average price for round trip flights from Cairns to Nelson is $1,197.

Cairns to Nelson 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 Nelson?
Answer: Auckland, NZ

Airlines in Cairns flying to Nelson Last modified: Aug 24, 2019 3:08 -04:00Number of routes searched: 3Number of itineraries searched: 361

Wondering which airlines fly out of Cairns to Nelson? We've gathered the average price of Cairns airlines with flights to Nelson. 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 Nelson
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Air New Zealand AKL
Air New Zealand AKL / CHC
Air New Zealand AKL / WLG

Cairns to Nelson Airports

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