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Edinburgh (EDI) to Cairns (CNS)

All the information you need to plan the best EDI to CNS flight in 2021: compare Edinburgh to Cairns flight prices with the expected peak season, weather and rainfall in Cairns.
EDI - CNS
Price
£737 - £1,240
CNS
Temperature
21 - 27 °C
CNS
Precipitation
20 - 430 mm

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

£740

Average for round-trip flights in September 2021

Round-trip from

$737

From Edinburgh Turnhouse to Cairns

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?

Tuesday flights are found to be more expensive to fly from Edinburgh to Cairns. This shouldn’t discourage you from searching, as you can still find great deals by being flexible with your options. Use our search form to find deals on tickets to Cairns.

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

Our data shows that April tends to be the cheapest month to fly to Cairns from Edinburgh. Users have commonly found prices around £889 for the month, but tickets can be as low as £691. Due to multiple factors, prepare for potentially higher prices in January.

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

It’s optimal to fly from Edinburgh to Cairns at midday. By choosing this option you can save up to 17% on the cost of your flight, compared to a flight in the morning.

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Flight FAQs

From Edinburgh to Cairns

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. Singapore Airlines, British Airways, and Qantas Airways are some of the carriers where you may find flexible cancellation policies. You can use our site to filter for airlines like Singapore Airlines with this kind of flexibility.

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.

How popular is this Edinburgh to Cairns flight route?

Flights from Edinburgh Turnhouse to Cairns have been viewed 110 times in the past calendar month.

What are the most popular airlines that fly from Edinburgh to Cairns?

The most popular airlines flying from Edinburgh to Cairns are British Airways, Emirates and Qantas Airways. Something to consider prior to booking your flight.

What are the cheapest flights from Edinburgh to Cairns?

The cheapest flight price from Edinburgh to Cairns is £546. On average you can expect to pay £706. The most popular route, (Edinburgh Turnhouse - Cairns), can usually be booked for £736.

COVID Restrictions

View COVID Travel Restrictions for Cairns, Australia

Do I need a COVID test to fly to Cairns from Edinburgh?

Information is based on travel restrictions from Edinburgh Turnhouse to Cairns

Most visitors from Edinburgh Turnhouse will not be allowed to enter Cairns.

COVID-19 testing requirements
Visitors from Edinburgh Turnhouse must present a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) test taken 72 hours before departing to Cairns.

Quarantine requirements
Visitors from Edinburgh Turnhouse are not required to quarantine after entering Cairns.

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Travel Authorization Form - Travelers who are not in an exempt category may request an individual exemption to Australia's travel restrictions using this form.


Do I need a test to fly back to Edinburgh from Cairns?

Returning to Edinburgh Turnhouse from Cairns

COVID-19 testing requirements
Visitors from Cairns must present a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) or Antigen (quick-test) test taken 72 hours before departing to Edinburgh Turnhouse.

Quarantine requirements
Visitors from Cairns are not required to quarantine after entering Edinburgh Turnhouse.

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Alternative routes for Edinburgh to Cairns

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Destination information for Cairns

Things to know before you go - useful duration and weather info for your trip from Edinburgh to Cairns.
Today's exchange rate
£1 = $1.89
Average temperature for September in Cairns
28.0 °C
Avg rainfall for September in Cairns
27.0 mm

Airports servicing Edinburgh

Airports servicing Cairns

Top 3 airlines flying from Edinburgh Turnhouse to Cairns

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users travelling from Edinburgh to Cairns 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
Singapore Airlines
£702 £914 No cancel fee 81%
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British Airways
£755 £900 No cancel fee 70%
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Qantas Airways
£758 £955 No cancel fee 74%
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