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Cheap flights from London to Cairns from £476

This is the cheapest one-way flight price found by a Cheapflights user in the last 72 hours by searching for a flight departing on 20/3. Fares are subject to change and may not be available on all flights or dates of travel. Click the price to replicate the search for this deal.
LON — CNS
25 Feb — 3 Mar1
1 adult
Sun 25/2
Sun 3/3

The best prices from London to Cairns are usually found in October or June, booked 33 days in advance, depart on a Saturday or Monday and return on a Wednesday

How to find the cheapest flight from London (LON) to Cairns (CNS)

Discover tips and strategies to find the most affordable flight options for your journey from London (LON) to Cairns (CNS). Learn about various techniques such as flexible date searches, comparing prices across and setting up price alerts. Use these methods to find the cheapest flights available for your travel needs. Data last updated 21 February 2024.

Popular in

July

Cheapest in

October

Round-trip from

£825

One-way from

£562
High demand for flights, 23% potential price rise
Best time to find cheap flights, 18% potential price drop
From London (LON) to Cairns
One-way flight from London (LON) to Cairns

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

Users have found that flying from London to Cairns on a Tuesday typically leans towards higher prices. However, this doesn’t mean you still can’t find a deal. Flexibility with other aspects of your flight can still land a great price for your trip.

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

Users have found that booking a flight from London to Cairns at least 34 days early can save you up to 49% on average compared to booking a flight this week. If booking 34 days before your flight isn’t an option for you, users have found flights from London to Cairns for as little as £1,454 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 £2,539 for flights departing within the next 3 days.

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

October can be a great time to fly to Cairns from London with a flight ticket averaging about £1,460. Cheapflights users have found deals in the month of October for as cheap as £1,023. The most expensive prices can be found in the month of July.

When is the cheapest time to fly from London to Cairns (LON - CNS)?

It’s optimal to fly from London to Cairns in the afternoon. By choosing this option you can save up to 21% on the cost of your flight, compared to a flight at midday.

Cheap Singapore Airlines flights from London to Cairns

Explore cheap flight options specifically provided by Singapore Airlines for the route between London and Cairns. Find affordable fares and compare prices with other airlines to secure the best deal for your journey. Over the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made 927,319 searches. Data last updated 21 February 2024.
Take a peek at the cheapest Singapore Airlines flights we've detected travelling from London to Cairns. Come back soon if you're not finding the exact deal you're looking for.
Fri 5/420:50LHR - CNS
1 stop35h 10mSingapore Airlines
Mon 29/418:15CNS - LHR
1 stop30h 25mSingapore Airlines
Deal found 19/2£1,078
Wed 3/420:50LHR - CNS
1 stop35h 10mSingapore Airlines
Mon 29/418:15CNS - LHR
1 stop30h 25mSingapore Airlines
Deal found 19/2£1,094
Wed 3/420:50LHR - CNS
1 stop35h 10mSingapore Airlines
Sun 28/418:15CNS - LHR
1 stop34h 00mSingapore Airlines
Deal found 19/2£1,140
Thu 18/409:25LHR - CNS
1 stop22h 35mSingapore Airlines
Fri 26/418:15CNS - LHR
1 stop34h 00mSingapore Airlines
Deal found 19/2£1,155
Fri 5/420:50LHR - CNS
1 stop35h 10mSingapore Airlines
Wed 1/518:15CNS - LHR
1 stop30h 25mSingapore Airlines
Deal found 19/2£1,278
Mon 1/422:05LHR - CNS
1 stop33h 55mSingapore Airlines
Mon 29/418:15CNS - LHR
1 stop30h 25mSingapore Airlines
Deal found 19/2£1,293
Sun 31/309:25LHR - CNS
1 stop22h 35mSingapore Airlines
Mon 29/418:15CNS - LHR
1 stop30h 25mSingapore Airlines
Deal found 19/2£1,343
Sun 31/309:25LHR - CNS
1 stop22h 35mSingapore Airlines
Sun 28/418:15CNS - LHR
1 stop34h 00mSingapore Airlines
Deal found 19/2£1,370
Sat 6/411:25LHR - CNS
1 stop20h 35mSingapore Airlines
Thu 2/516:50CNS - LHR
2 stops31h 50mSingapore Airlines
Deal found 19/2£1,455

Cheap Qatar Airways flights from London to Cairns

Explore cheap flight options specifically provided by Qatar Airways for the route between London and Cairns. Find affordable fares and compare prices with other airlines to secure the best deal for your journey. Over the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made 927,319 searches. Data last updated 21 February 2024.
To aid your search, here are some of the cheapest Qatar Airways flights we've found from London to Cairns. If these deals don't fit your criteria, make sure to check back soon as new deals are always added.
Wed 19/610:50LHR - CNS
2 stops28h 05mQatar Airways
Sat 6/713:00CNS - LHR
2 stops38h 00mQatar Airways
Deal found 19/2£1,180
Fri 17/509:00LGW - CNS
2 stops39h 50mQatar Airways
Tue 21/513:00CNS - LGW
2 stops50h 40mQatar Airways
Deal found 18/2£1,258
Mon 1/414:55LGW - CNS
2 stops32h 55mQatar Airways
Sun 28/413:00CNS - LGW
2 stops33h 20mQatar Airways
Deal found 19/2£1,345
Fri 5/409:00LGW - CNS
2 stops39h 50mQatar Airways
Sun 28/413:00CNS - LGW
2 stops33h 20mQatar Airways
Deal found 19/2£1,361
Wed 19/614:50LGW - CNS
2 stops34h 00mQatar Airways
Sat 6/713:00CNS - LGW
2 stops33h 25mQatar Airways
Deal found 19/2£1,396
Wed 20/308:50LGW - CNS
2 stops28h 20mQatar Airways
Wed 27/319:45CNS - LGW
2 stops44h 25mQatar Airways
Deal found 19/2£1,626

Cheap London to Cairns flights in February & March 2024

Find cheap flight options from London to Cairns specifically for the months of February and March 2024. Explore affordable fares based on user searches. Over the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made 927,319 searches. Prices were last updated on 21 February 2024.
Check out some of the best flight deals from London to Cairns in 2024. Check back soon for alternative fares.
Mon 18/316:50LHR - CNS
2 stops38h 45mMultiple Airlines
Mon 25/309:10CNS - LHR
2 stops42h 20mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 19/2£986
Mon 18/322:05LHR - CNS
1 stop33h 05mMultiple Airlines
Mon 25/309:10CNS - LHR
2 stops42h 20mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 19/2£1,115
Mon 18/308:35LHR - CNS
2 stops28h 55mMultiple Airlines
Mon 25/306:40CNS - LHR
3 stops47h 15mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 19/2£1,193
Wed 20/321:00LHR - CNS
2 stops34h 35mMultiple Airlines
Wed 27/306:40CNS - LHR
2 stops40h 45mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 19/2£1,202
Mon 18/309:55LGW - CNS
2 stops38h 20mMultiple Airlines
Mon 25/306:40CNS - LGW
3 stops46h 50mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 19/2£1,205
Wed 13/319:55LHR - CNS
2 stops35h 40mQantas Airways
Sat 30/306:40CNS - LHR
2 stops33h 35mQantas Airways
Deal found 19/2£1,219
Wed 13/312:10LGW - CNS
3 stops30h 20mMultiple Airlines
Sat 30/306:40CNS - LGW
3 stops44h 40mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 19/2£1,226
Sun 31/321:35LHR - CNS
2 stops34h 55mMultiple Airlines
Wed 1/513:30CNS - LHR
2 stops36h 05mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 19/2£1,235
Mon 18/313:55STN - CNS
2 stops32h 05mMultiple Airlines
Mon 25/314:00CNS - STN
2 stops37h 45mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 19/2£1,243

London to Cairns 2024 flight deals

Discover exclusive flight deals for travel between London and Cairns in 2024. Find excellent offers based on user searches. Over the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made 927,319 searches. Data last updated 21 February 2024.
Check out some of the best flight deals from London to Cairns in 2024. Check back soon for alternative fares.
Sun 12/521:20LHR - CNS
2 stops35h 55mMultiple Airlines
Mon 10/610:15CNS - LHR
2 stops41h 25mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 20/2£795
Wed 3/421:20LHR - CNS
2 stops34h 55mMultiple Airlines
Tue 30/410:10CNS - LHR
2 stops41h 30mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 19/2£846
Sat 6/421:20LHR - CNS
2 stops40h 30mMultiple Airlines
Thu 18/414:20CNS - LHR
2 stops37h 20mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 19/2£946
Mon 18/316:50LHR - CNS
2 stops38h 45mMultiple Airlines
Mon 25/309:10CNS - LHR
2 stops42h 20mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 19/2£986
Thu 4/421:35LHR - CNS
2 stops34h 55mMultiple Airlines
Wed 1/513:30CNS - LHR
2 stops36h 05mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 19/2£999
Thu 18/421:20LHR - CNS
2 stops35h 55mMultiple Airlines
Fri 26/410:15CNS - LHR
2 stops41h 25mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 19/2£1,021
Sun 12/511:25LHR - CNS
1 stop20h 35mSingapore Airlines
Mon 10/618:15CNS - LHR
1 stop30h 25mSingapore Airlines
Deal found 20/2£1,030
Sun 8/921:35LHR - CNS
2 stops35h 55mMultiple Airlines
Sun 22/915:50CNS - LHR
2 stops33h 45mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 20/2£1,031
Wed 11/922:05LHR - CNS
1 stop33h 55mSingapore Airlines
Wed 25/918:15CNS - LHR
1 stop30h 25mSingapore Airlines
Deal found 20/2£1,037

One-way flights to Cairns from London

Search for one-way flight options from London to Cairns. Find affordable one-way fares based on user searches. Compare prices and availability to plan your one-way journey according to your preferred dates and budget. Over the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made 927,319 searches. Data last updated 21 February 2024.
Some of the best available deals we've found on one-way flights from London to Cairns. Users in need of a round-trip flight from London to Cairns instead should update the search form at the top of page.
Wed 20/318:35LTN - CNS
3 stops57h 30mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 18/2£476
Wed 20/318:10LGW - CNS
3 stops57h 55mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 18/2£476
Wed 28/221:20LHR - CNS
3 stops58h 10mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 19/2£505
Wed 28/223:15STN - CNS
3 stops56h 15mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 19/2£531
Tue 2/407:45LGW - CNS
3 stops37h 15mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 19/2£540
Thu 29/213:00LHR - CNS
3 stops42h 30mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 20/2£559
Thu 30/511:25LHR - CNS
1 stop20h 35mSingapore Airlines
Deal found 19/2£562
Sat 2/319:35STN - CNS
3 stops60h 00mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 19/2£568
Thu 30/515:10LGW - CNS
3 stops53h 30mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 19/2£573

Find flights from London to Cairns within your budget

Customise your flight search to find flights from London to Cairns that fit within your specific budget. Explore options based on user searches and filter the results based on your desired price range. Find flights that match your budget for a cost-effective journey. Over the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made 927,319 searches. Data last updated 21 February 2024.

Fly from

Any airport

Fly to

Any airport

Budget

£846 - £1,454

Route

Depart

Return

Price

London HeathrowCairns

LHR - CNS

LHRCNS

London Heathrow

Wed 3/4

2 stops34h 55m

Cairns

Tue 30/4

2 stops41h 30m

£846

London HeathrowCairns

LHR - CNS

LHRCNS

London Heathrow

Fri 5/4

1 stop35h 10m

Cairns

Mon 29/4

1 stop30h 25m

£1,078

London HeathrowCairns

LHR - CNS

LHRCNS

London Heathrow

Wed 19/6

2 stops28h 05m

Cairns

Sat 6/7

2 stops38h 00m

£1,180

London HeathrowCairns

LHR - CNS

LHRCNS

London Heathrow

Wed 13/3

2 stops35h 40m

Cairns

Sat 30/3

2 stops33h 35m

£1,219

London StanstedCairns

STN - CNS

STNCNS

London Stansted

Mon 18/3

2 stops29h 50m

Cairns

Mon 25/3

3 stops39h 00m

£1,244

London HeathrowCairns

LHR - CNS

LHRCNS

London Heathrow

Fri 17/5

2 stops33h 00m

Cairns

Tue 21/5

2 stops33h 35m

£1,295

London HeathrowCairns

LHR - CNS

LHRCNS

London Heathrow

Sun 31/3

2 stops35h 20m

Cairns

Tue 30/4

2 stops44h 30m

£1,336

London HeathrowCairns

LHR - CNS

LHRCNS

London Heathrow

Wed 3/4

2 stops38h 10m

Cairns

Sun 28/4

2 stops23h 25m

£1,396

London HeathrowCairns

LHR - CNS

LHRCNS

London Heathrow

Mon 5/8

3 stops38h 45m

Cairns

Mon 26/8

3 stops28h 25m

£1,454

Flights are sorted by cheapest first

Deals found on 19/2

When is the best time to book a flight from London to Cairns?

Use this chart to determine the optimal time to book a return flight from London to Cairns. Price data was last updated on 28 January 2024.
The price you pay for your flight from London to Cairns may vary depending on when you book. For the best chance of a lower fare, look to book 33 days in advance of your trip. Fares are likely to increase a fortnight or so before your departure date.
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When is the cheapest time to fly from London to Cairns?

Use this chart to determine the cheapest time to fly return from London to Cairns. Price data was last updated on 11 February 2024.
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Midday
Afternoon
Evening
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Travellers seeking maximum savings on their London to Cairns flight should consider departing on Wednesday afternoons when fares are most often at their lowest. Monday at midday flights should be avoided if possible as fares are typically the most expensive at this time.
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Average price of flights to Cairns by month

Plan your trip from London to Cairns by taking into account the cheapest months to travel. The average price of a one-way flight from London to Cairns is currently £532 while a return flight costs £1,228. Price data was last updated on 18 February 2024.

Currently, September is the cheapest month in which you can book a flight from London to Cairns (average of £1,312). Flying from London to Cairns in July is currently the most expensive (average of £2,180). There are several factors that can impact the price of a flight, so comparing airlines, departure airports and flight times can provide users with more options.

January

£1,396

February

£1,254

March

£1,304

April

£1,336

May

£1,117

June

£1,276

July

£1,729

August

£1,247

September

£1,040

October

£1,462

November

£1,274

December

£1,419

Reviews of airlines servicing Cairns

Get insights into the airlines that provide service to Cairns. Read reviews, discover amenities, and learn about the overall travel experience offered by airlines. Use this information to make informed decisions when choosing an airline for your flight to Cairns. Reviews last updated 21 February 2024.
Peruse reviews from past customers who have flown with Singapore Airlines, Qatar Airways and Qantas Airways from London to Cairns to help guide your decision. Users can see the overall rating for each airline as well as how each is rated in terms of entertainment options, comfort, food, crew/service, and boarding process.
8.3
Very Good
161 reviews

Boarding

8.4

Crew

8.6

Comfort

8.1

Entertainment

8.0

Food

7.7

Overall

8.3

Reviews

1 / 10

They’re so kind and professional on ANA, I ordered a special meal and they were lovely throughout. Always kind and efficient, felt cared for in the sky

8.3
Very Good
161 reviews
8.3
Very Good
161 reviews

Boarding

8.4

Crew

8.6

Comfort

8.1

Entertainment

8.0

Food

7.7

Overall

8.3

Reviews

1 / 10

They’re so kind and professional on ANA, I ordered a special meal and they were lovely throughout. Always kind and efficient, felt cared for in the sky

8.1
Very Good
354 reviews
8.3
Very Good
161 reviews

Boarding

8.4

Crew

8.6

Comfort

8.1

Entertainment

8.0

Food

7.7

Overall

8.3

Reviews

1 / 10

They’re so kind and professional on ANA, I ordered a special meal and they were lovely throughout. Always kind and efficient, felt cared for in the sky

7.9
Good
1,327 reviews
8.3
Very Good
161 reviews

Boarding

8.4

Crew

8.6

Comfort

8.1

Entertainment

8.0

Food

7.7

Overall

8.3

Reviews

1 / 10

They’re so kind and professional on ANA, I ordered a special meal and they were lovely throughout. Always kind and efficient, felt cared for in the sky

7.4
Good
466 reviews
8.3
Very Good
161 reviews

Boarding

8.4

Crew

8.6

Comfort

8.1

Entertainment

8.0

Food

7.7

Overall

8.3

Reviews

1 / 10

They’re so kind and professional on ANA, I ordered a special meal and they were lovely throughout. Always kind and efficient, felt cared for in the sky

7.3
Good
227 reviews
8.3
Very Good
161 reviews

Boarding

8.4

Crew

8.6

Comfort

8.1

Entertainment

8.0

Food

7.7

Overall

8.3

Reviews

1 / 10

They’re so kind and professional on ANA, I ordered a special meal and they were lovely throughout. Always kind and efficient, felt cared for in the sky

Temperature and rainfall in Cairns by month

Plan your trip to Cairns by taking into account the average temperature and rainfall totals by month.

CNS

Temperature

21 - 27 °C

Related info for your journey

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What airport do you fly into for flights to Cairns from London?

Most people fly into Cairns (CNS) if they book a flight to Cairns from London. On average, Cairns has 0 inbound flights from London per day from 7 airlines. Cairns is conveniently located just 2.8 mi from Cairns’s city center.

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

Yes, there are multiple flights from London to Cairns for under £900. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Multiple Airlines for just £846, but on average you can expect to pay £1,086.

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

Flying on Singapore Airlines is currently your cheapest option to Cairns, with prices starting at £1,078. Additional return tickets that might be worth considering are offered by Qatar Airways and Qantas Airways, with the lowest prices starting at £1,180 and £1,219, respectively. Singapore Airlines is priced at 26% lower than the current average price of a flight leaving 3 months from now.

What are the most popular routes from London to Cairns?

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

What does LHR to CNS mean?

LHR and CNS are unique codes to identify airports used in the aviation industry. They are defined by IATA (International Air Transport Association) and are commonly called IATA codes. LHR to CNS refers to a flight route from London Heathrow Airport to Cairns Airport. Ready for more IATA code knowledge? These are related airports for your current travel destination: London Gatwick Airport (LGW), London Stansted Airport (STN), London Luton Airport (LTN), London City Airport (LCY), London Southend Airport (SEN).

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Top 7 airlines flying from London to Cairns

Discover the top 7 airlines that operate flights from London to Cairns. Compare their services, reliability, and customer satisfaction ratings to choose the airline that best suits your travel preferences and needs. Over the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made 927,319 searches. Data last updated 21 February 2024.
AirlineCheapestAverageFlexibilityOn-time
Singapore AirlinesCheapest£704Average£1,246FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time81%
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LufthansaCheapest£759Average£1,280FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time76%
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China SouthernCheapest£1,025Average£1,200FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time69%
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Etihad AirwaysCheapest£1,187Average£1,513FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time75%
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EmiratesCheapest£1,289Average£1,528FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time75%
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Qantas AirwaysCheapest£1,352Average£1,667FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time74%
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Japan AirlinesCheapest£1,436Average£1,913FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time79%
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