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How to find the cheapest flight from
Edinburgh (EDI) to Cairns International (CNS)

EDI - CNS
Price
£756 - £1,271

Popular in

January

High demand for flights, 28% potential price rise

Cheapest in

April

Best time to find cheap flights, 17% potential price drop

Average price

£792

Average for round-trip flights in November 2020

Round-trip from

£756

From Edinburgh to Cairns International

Flight route prices based on searches on Cheapflights within the last 3 days, monthly prices based on aggregated historical data.
What is the cheapest day to fly return from Edinburgh to Cairns International?

Flying to your destination on a Tuesday can be more expensive, but this shouldn’t discourage you from finding affordable options to get to Cairns International. Check prices with Cheapflights to find a great deal for your trip.

How far in advance should I book a flight from Edinburgh to Cairns International?

Users have found that booking a flight from Edinburgh to Cairns International at least 57 days early can save you up to 20% on average compared to booking a flight this week. If booking 57 days before your flight isn’t an option for you, users have found flights from Edinburgh to Cairns International for as little as £950 when booking for a departure date within the next two weeks. You can also check prices now. Some users have found airline tickets as low as £1,059 for flights departing within the next 3 days.

What is the cheapest month to fly from Edinburgh to Cairns International?

Our data shows that May tends to be the cheapest month to fly to Cairns International from Edinburgh. Users have commonly found prices around £847 for the month, but tickets can be as low as £575. Due to multiple factors, prepare for potentially higher prices in December.

When is the cheapest time to fly from Edinburgh to Cairns International (EDI - CNS)?

When flying from Edinburgh to Cairns International, the time of day you fly usually plays a role in the price. Save by searching for a flight at midday, which can drop the price by up to 18% versus a flight in the evening.

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Useful info, stats and facts about Edinburgh to Cairns International flights.

Flight FAQs

From Edinburgh to Cairns International

Are flight prices decreasing from Edinburgh to Cairns due to COVID-19 (coronavirus)?

At this time, Cheapflights has noticed price decreases for many domestic flights due to COVID-19. Travel is not necessarily recommended at this time, and flights may be prone to cancellation: please check with local authorities in both Edinburgh and Cairns for travel alerts, and be sure to review the airline's cancellation policy and travel advisories before booking. For more information, please view our post on what to know about COVID-19 (coronavirus) and travel.

Which airlines flying from Edinburgh Turnhouse to Cairns have flexible cancellations due to COVID-19?

Some of our airline partners flying from Edinburgh Turnhouse to Cairns have new flexible policies in place due to COVID-19. British Airways and Emirates are some of the carriers where you may find flexible cancellation policies. You can use our site to filter for airlines like British Airways with this kind of flexibility.

Can I find flights from Edinburgh to Cairns International for under £900 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Edinburgh to Cairns International for under £900. The cheapest flight booked recently is on British Airways for just £831, but on average you can expect to pay £1,023.

Are there direct flights from Edinburgh to Cairns International for under £825 on Cheapflights?

There are no direct flights from Edinburgh to Cairns International, but Cheapflights can provide you with all the information you need to find the fastest route with the fewest stops.

How popular is this flight route?

The Edinburgh Turnhouse to Cairns flight path was viewed by 110 users in the past month. Keep an eye out for changes in search interest prior to high and low season.

Does it rain more in Edinburgh or Cairns?

Expected rainfall in Edinburgh is more than in Cairns. You can expect this to be the case over the next 12 days.

Is Edinburgh weather warmer or cooler than Cairns?

Our data indicates that the weather will be 31 °C on average in the month of January. The temperature in Cairns is typically hotter than in Edinburgh. If you're traveling when the temperature is at its warmest, push to plan early, as flight price and availability will have an impact on your travels. For the best results, search for flights well in advance or after peak season.

How long does is the flight from Edinburgh to Cairns International?

Airlines like Singapore Airlines and British Airways fly from Edinburgh to Cairns International in about 26h 25m. The time it takes to get you to your destination can typically vary by up to 6h 30m. Both multi-stop and direct flights can be found to your destination and back.

What are the cheapest airlines to flying from Edinburgh to Cairns International return?

British Airways, at £831, was found to be the cheapest airline from Edinburgh to Cairns International. An alternate airline flying to your destination would be Singapore Airlines. You may be able to fly from Edinburgh to Cairns International for 8% less than the average price by searching for these airlines.

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Top 3 airlines from Edinburgh to Cairns International

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users travelling from Edinburgh to Cairns International choose most often. Cheapest and average prices are based on aggregated data from the past 12 months.

Airline Cheapest Average Flexibility On-time COVID-19 safety
British Airways
£1,032 £1,232 No cancel fee 70%
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Singapore Airlines
£961 £1,250 No change fee 81%
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Qantas Airways
£1,038 £1,306 No change fee 74%
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