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The best prices from Sheffield to Cairns are usually found in May or March, booked 13 days in advance, depart on a Tuesday or Monday and return on a Monday

How to find the cheapest flight from
Sheffield (MAN) to Cairns (CNS)

MAN - CNS
Price
£683 - £1,019
CNS
Temperature
26 - 31 °C
CNS
Rainfall
27 - 436 mm

Popular in

July

High demand for flights, 22% potential price rise

Cheapest in

May

Best time to find cheap flights, 14% potential price drop

Average price

£818

Average for round-trip flights in February 2021

Round-trip from

£683

From Sheffield 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 Sheffield to Cairns?

Users have found that flying from Sheffield to Cairns on a Thursday 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 Sheffield to Cairns?

Find a great deal and save up to 20% by booking at least 57 days prior to your desired departure date, rather than waiting until the week of travel. According to our data, there are a number of flights available from Sheffield to Cairns within the next two weeks, with the cheapest ticket starting at £897.

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

Flights from Sheffield to Cairns lean towards being more expensive in December. Prices are generally better when you fly from Sheffield to Cairns in May, with the cheapest ticket starting at £542.

When is the cheapest time to fly from Sheffield to Cairns (MAN - CNS)?

One of the essential ways to save on airfare from Sheffield to Cairns is to remain as flexible as possible. Flights that are in the afternoon tend to be the most expensive. A flight in the morning could potentially save you up to 13% on airfare.

Cheap flights from Sheffield to Cairns in February, March 2021

19 Mar - 26 Mar
£4,326pp
MAN
Manchester
Multiple airlines
     
3 STOPS
CNS
Cairns
CNS
Cairns
Multiple Airlines
     
3 STOPS
MAN
Manchester
19 Mar - 26 Mar
£5,401pp
MAN
Manchester
Multiple airlines
     
3 STOPS
CNS
Cairns
CNS
Cairns
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
MAN
Manchester

Sheffield to Cairns 2021 flight deals

1 Nov - 4 Nov
£879pp
MAN
Manchester
Etihad Airways
   
2 STOPS
CNS
Cairns
CNS
Cairns
Etihad Airways
   
2 STOPS
MAN
Manchester
1 Nov - 4 Nov
£881pp
MAN
Manchester
Etihad Airways
   
2 STOPS
CNS
Cairns
CNS
Cairns
Etihad Airways
   
2 STOPS
MAN
Manchester
1 Nov - 4 Nov
£882pp
MAN
Manchester
Etihad Airways
   
2 STOPS
CNS
Cairns
CNS
Cairns
Etihad Airways
   
2 STOPS
MAN
Manchester

One-way flights to Cairns from Sheffield

04:40 - 09:35
Multiple Airlines
3 stops
42h 55m
MAN - CNS
Multiple Airlines
£3,929
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Flight FAQs

From Sheffield to Cairns

Are flight prices decreasing from Manchester 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 Manchester 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.

What safety measures are being taken by airlines flying from Manchester to Cairns to control the spread of COVID-19?

Etihad Airways is one of the many airlines that have implemented additional safety measures to control the spread of COVID-19. New policies for travellers booking flights from Manchester to Cairns include masks being provided and required on board, daily cleaning and sanitisation, use of HEPA filters, pre-flight testing for antibodies and symptoms, and socially-distanced seating (for a limited time). Keep in mind that policies will vary by airline.

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

Singapore Airlines, Qantas Airways, and Etihad Airways are some of the carriers that may have flexible cancellation policies. You can use our site to filter for other airlines that may also have this kind of flexibility.

Can I find flights from Sheffield to Cairns for under £1,768 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Sheffield to Cairns for under £1,768. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Multiple Airlines for just £1,712, but on average you can expect to pay £3,460.

Are there direct flights from Sheffield to Cairns for under £1,697 on Cheapflights?

There are no direct flights from Sheffield to Cairns, 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?

This flight path from Manchester to Cairns was viewed by 713 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 Manchester or Cairns?

In Manchester, there will be less rainfall in Manchester compared to Cairns over the next 18 days.

Is Manchester weather warmer or cooler than Cairns?

Temperatures around the 31 °Cs can be experienced in January. The weather in Cairns is hotter than in Manchester. Plan for potential changes in flight availability as peak weather approaches in this location.

How long does is the flight from Sheffield to Cairns?

Emirates can get you from Sheffield to Cairns in just under 54h 50m. Your travel time can differ by up to .

What is the cheapest airline to fly from Sheffield to Cairns return?

Our cheapest airline available from Sheffield to Cairns is Emirates. Our recent data shows that you can find tickets from as low as £5,057 on this airline.

Destination information for Cairns

Today's exchange rate
£1 = $1.79
Average temperature for February in Cairns
31.0 °C
Avg rainfall for February in Cairns
436.0 mm

Airports servicing Manchester

Airports servicing Cairns

Top 9 airlines flying from Sheffield to Cairns

Airline Cheapest Average Flexibility On-time COVID-19 safety
Cathay Pacific
£806 £1,117 No cancel fee 72%
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Singapore Airlines
£885 £1,142 No cancel fee 81%
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British Airways
£946 £1,216 No cancel fee 70%
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Emirates
£989 £1,247 No cancel fee 75%
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Etihad Airways
£1,038 £1,323 No cancel fee 75%
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Qantas Airways
£1,037 £1,349 No cancel fee 74%
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Lufthansa
£1,116 £1,358 No cancel fee 76%
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SWISS
£1,132 £1,384 No cancel fee 79%
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Finnair
£1,336 £1,647 No cancel fee 76%
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