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Edinburgh (EDI) to Cairns (CNS)

All the information you need to plan the best EDI to CNS flight in 2022: compare Edinburgh to Cairns flight prices with the expected peak season, weather and rainfall in Cairns.
What is the cheapest month to fly from Edinburgh to Cairns?

Our data shows that September tends to be the cheapest month to fly to Cairns from Edinburgh. Users have commonly found prices around £1,139 for the month, but tickets can be as low as £881. Due to multiple factors, prepare for potentially higher prices in March.

What is the cheapest day to fly round-trip from Edinburgh to Cairns?

Saturday 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.

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

It’s optimal to fly from Edinburgh to Cairns in the evening. By choosing this option you can save up to 8% on the cost of your flight, compared to a flight in the morning.

Edinburgh Turnhouse to Cairns 2022 flight deals

Cheap flights to Cairns from Edinburgh found for this year
19 Sep - 10 Oct
£1,254pp
EDI
Edinburgh Turnhouse
Multiple airlines
   
2 STOPS
CNS
Cairns
CNS
Cairns
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
EDI
Edinburgh Turnhouse
19 Sep - 10 Oct
£1,330pp
EDI
Edinburgh Turnhouse
Multiple airlines
   
2 STOPS
CNS
Cairns
CNS
Cairns
Multiple Airlines
     
3 STOPS
EDI
Edinburgh Turnhouse
2 Nov - 22 Nov
£1,367pp
EDI
Edinburgh Turnhouse
Multiple airlines
   
2 STOPS
CNS
Cairns
CNS
Cairns
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
EDI
Edinburgh Turnhouse

One-way flights to Cairns from Edinburgh

The cheapest one-way flights from Edinburgh to Cairns
04:20 - 13:30
Multiple Airlines
2 stops
48h 10m
EDI - CNS
Multiple Airlines
£831
qatarairways.com
11:40 - 13:25
Multiple Airlines
2 stops
40h 45m
EDI - CNS
Multiple Airlines
£1,255
Kiwi.com
19:55 - 13:25
Multiple Airlines
2 stops
32h 30m
EDI - CNS
Multiple Airlines
£1,345
Kiwi.com

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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 Emirates 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.

Can I find flights from Edinburgh to Cairns for under £1,300 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Edinburgh to Cairns for under £1,300. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Multiple Airlines for just £1,254, but on average you can expect to pay £1,531.

How popular is this Edinburgh to Cairns flight route?

Flights from Edinburgh Turnhouse to Cairns have been viewed 133 times in the past calendar month.

What are the cheapest airlines flying from Edinburgh to Cairns round-trip?

Our cheapest airline available from Edinburgh to Cairns is Lufthansa. Our recent data shows that you can find tickets from as low as £1,441 on this airline. An additional option worth looking into is Major Airline, starting at £2,469.

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 Japan Airlines. 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 £925. On average you can expect to pay £2,577. The most popular route, (Edinburgh Turnhouse - Cairns), can usually be booked for £1,254.

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 need to provide a negative COVID-19 test result and/or quarantine to enter Cairns.

COVID-19 testing requirements
Visitors from Edinburgh Turnhouse are not required to present a negative COVID-19 PCR test or antigen result upon entering 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.

Digital Passenger Declaration - You can start a DPD seven days before your flight to Australia, but you can only submit a DPD within 72 hours before your departure.


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 are not required to present a negative COVID-19 PCR test or antigen result upon entering 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 = $1.77
Average temperature for July in Cairns
26.0 °C
Avg rainfall for July in Cairns
39.0 mm

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