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Cheap flights from Sydney to Cairns from £66

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 18/6. 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.
SYD — CNS
16 apr. — 23 apr.1
1 adult
tir. 16/4
tir. 23/4

The best prices from Sydney Kingsford Smith to Cairns are usually found in October or August, booked 79 days in advance, depart on a Saturday or Monday and return on a Tuesday

Cheap flight deals from Sydney to Cairns

Discover tips and strategies to find the most affordable flight options for your journey from Sydney (SYD) 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 11 april 2024.

Popular in

December

Cheapest in

October

Round-trip from

£1,056

One-way from

£112
High demand for flights, 27% potential price rise
Best time to find cheap flights, 19% potential price drop
From Sydney Kingsford Smith to Cairns
One-way flight from Sydney Kingsford Smith to Cairns

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

Users have found that flying from Sydney to Cairns on a Saturday 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 Sydney to Cairns?

To save up to 43% on this flight, we recommend booking at least 48 days prior to travel. The price may fluctuate and will likely increase closer to your departure date. Users on Cheapflights have found tickets from Sydney to Cairns from £218 1-2 weeks out and tickets from £284 for flights departing within the next 72 hours.

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

October is one of the best times of the year to fly to Cairns from Sydney. Prices for October average £204 per person but you can even find prices for as low as £87. The most expensive prices can be found in the month of December. Opting for a October flight can save you 36% on your journey compared to booking in December

When is the cheapest time to fly from Sydney to Cairns (SYD - CNS)?

Unlike in the afternoon, when flights are generally more expensive, you can save up to 13% on flights from Sydney to Cairns by exploring options for tickets at midday.

Cheap Virgin Australia flights from Sydney to Cairns

Explore cheap flight options specifically provided by Virgin Australia for the route between Sydney 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 910,493 searches. Data last updated 11 april 2024.
Find some of the cheapest Virgin Australia flights travelling from Sydney to Cairns. Come back soon if you're not finding the exact deal you're looking for.
lør. 1/613:00SYD - CNS
1 stop7h 10mVirgin Australia
tor. 31/1014:45CNS - SYD
Nonstop3h 00mVirgin Australia
Deal found 10/4£168
ons. 10/716:00SYD - CNS
1 stop7h 20mVirgin Australia
ons. 14/816:35CNS - SYD
Nonstop2h 55mVirgin Australia
Deal found 11/4£170
tir. 28/517:00SYD - CNS
1 stop6h 55mVirgin Australia
tor. 30/519:15CNS - SYD
Nonstop2h 55mVirgin Australia
Deal found 10/4£171
man. 29/715:20SYD - CNS
Nonstop3h 15mVirgin Australia
lør. 3/811:50CNS - SYD
1 stop5h 50mVirgin Australia
Deal found 10/4£172
tor. 2/515:20SYD - CNS
Nonstop3h 15mVirgin Australia
søn. 5/519:15CNS - SYD
Nonstop2h 55mVirgin Australia
Deal found 10/4£175
man. 5/818:30SYD - CNS
1 stop4h 50mVirgin Australia
fre. 9/816:35CNS - SYD
Nonstop2h 55mVirgin Australia
Deal found 11/4£186
tor. 2/518:30SYD - CNS
1 stop5h 25mVirgin Australia
søn. 5/519:15CNS - SYD
Nonstop2h 55mVirgin Australia
Deal found 11/4£186
tir. 9/716:00SYD - CNS
1 stop7h 20mVirgin Australia
tor. 11/719:15CNS - SYD
Nonstop2h 55mVirgin Australia
Deal found 9/4£187
man. 22/715:20SYD - CNS
Nonstop3h 15mVirgin Australia
fre. 26/719:15CNS - SYD
Nonstop2h 55mVirgin Australia
Deal found 10/4£188

Cheap Jetstar flights from Sydney to Cairns

Explore cheap flight options specifically provided by Jetstar for the route between Sydney 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 910,493 searches. Data last updated 11 april 2024.
Browse through some of the cheapest Jetstar flights travelling from Sydney to Cairns. Ensure the flight price, dates, time, and airline match your criteria before you book.
lør. 4/515:10SYD - CNS
Nonstop3h 05mJetstar
ons. 8/518:55CNS - SYD
Nonstop2h 55mJetstar
Deal found 10/4£133
tor. 2/519:45SYD - CNS
Nonstop3h 05mJetstar
søn. 19/518:55CNS - SYD
Nonstop2h 55mJetstar
Deal found 10/4£135
man. 22/719:45SYD - CNS
Nonstop3h 05mJetstar
fre. 26/716:10CNS - SYD
Nonstop2h 55mJetstar
Deal found 10/4£137
ons. 15/519:45SYD - CNS
Nonstop3h 05mJetstar
lør. 18/518:55CNS - SYD
Nonstop2h 55mJetstar
Deal found 11/4£139
tir. 24/919:45SYD - CNS
Nonstop3h 05mJetstar
ons. 25/918:55CNS - SYD
Nonstop2h 55mJetstar
Deal found 10/4£141
man. 29/706:10SYD - CNS
Nonstop3h 05mJetstar
lør. 3/818:55CNS - SYD
Nonstop2h 55mJetstar
Deal found 10/4£143
lør. 25/506:10SYD - CNS
Nonstop3h 05mJetstar
man. 3/616:10CNS - SYD
Nonstop2h 55mJetstar
Deal found 10/4£147
tor. 23/519:45SYD - CNS
Nonstop3h 05mJetstar
søn. 26/518:55CNS - SYD
Nonstop2h 55mJetstar
Deal found 11/4£153
søn. 21/406:10SYD - CNS
Nonstop3h 05mJetstar
ons. 24/418:55CNS - SYD
Nonstop2h 55mJetstar
Deal found 10/4£160

Cheap Sydney to Cairns flights in April & May 2024

Find cheap flight options from Sydney to Cairns specifically for the months of April and May 2024. Explore affordable fares based on user searches. Over the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made 910,493 searches. Prices were last updated on 11 april 2024.
Check out some of the best flight deals from Sydney to Cairns in 2024. Check back in a little while for more flight options.
man. 27/519:45SYD - CNS
Nonstop3h 05mJetstar
fre. 31/518:55CNS - SYD
Nonstop2h 55mJetstar
Deal found 11/4£132
lør. 4/515:10SYD - CNS
Nonstop3h 05mJetstar
ons. 8/518:55CNS - SYD
Nonstop2h 55mJetstar
Deal found 10/4£133
fre. 24/519:45SYD - CNS
Nonstop3h 05mJetstar
man. 27/518:55CNS - SYD
Nonstop2h 55mJetstar
Deal found 10/4£135
ons. 15/519:45SYD - CNS
Nonstop3h 05mJetstar
lør. 18/518:55CNS - SYD
Nonstop2h 55mJetstar
Deal found 11/4£139
tor. 23/519:45SYD - CNS
Nonstop3h 05mJetstar
søn. 26/518:55CNS - SYD
Nonstop2h 55mJetstar
Deal found 11/4£153
tor. 18/419:45SYD - CNS
Nonstop3h 05mJetstar
man. 22/418:55CNS - SYD
Nonstop2h 55mJetstar
Deal found 11/4£167
søn. 26/507:00SYD - CNS
1 stop6h 10mVirgin Australia
tor. 30/519:15CNS - SYD
Nonstop2h 55mVirgin Australia
Deal found 10/4£170
tir. 28/517:00SYD - CNS
1 stop6h 55mVirgin Australia
tor. 30/519:15CNS - SYD
Nonstop2h 55mVirgin Australia
Deal found 10/4£171
fre. 24/518:30SYD - CNS
1 stop5h 25mVirgin Australia
man. 27/519:15CNS - SYD
Nonstop2h 55mVirgin Australia
Deal found 10/4£171

Sydney to Cairns 2024 flight deals

Discover exclusive flight deals for travel between Sydney and Cairns in 2024. Find excellent offers based on user searches. Over the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made 910,493 searches. Data last updated 11 april 2024.
Check out some of the best flight deals from Sydney to Cairns in 2024. Check back in a little while for more flight options.
man. 27/519:45SYD - CNS
Nonstop3h 05mJetstar
fre. 31/518:55CNS - SYD
Nonstop2h 55mJetstar
Deal found 11/4£132
lør. 4/515:10SYD - CNS
Nonstop3h 05mJetstar
ons. 8/518:55CNS - SYD
Nonstop2h 55mJetstar
Deal found 10/4£133
fre. 24/519:45SYD - CNS
Nonstop3h 05mJetstar
man. 27/518:55CNS - SYD
Nonstop2h 55mJetstar
Deal found 10/4£135
søn. 8/1214:40SYD - CNS
Nonstop3h 05mVirgin Australia
fre. 13/1214:45CNS - SYD
Nonstop3h 00mVirgin Australia
Deal found 11/4£135
tir. 11/606:10SYD - CNS
Nonstop3h 05mJetstar
lør. 15/610:15CNS - SYD
Nonstop2h 55mJetstar
Deal found 11/4£138
ons. 15/519:45SYD - CNS
Nonstop3h 05mJetstar
lør. 18/518:55CNS - SYD
Nonstop2h 55mJetstar
Deal found 11/4£139
tir. 24/919:45SYD - CNS
Nonstop3h 05mJetstar
ons. 25/918:55CNS - SYD
Nonstop2h 55mJetstar
Deal found 10/4£141
lør. 14/1220:25SYD - CNS
Nonstop2h 55mJetstar
tor. 19/1218:20CNS - SYD
Nonstop2h 55mJetstar
Deal found 11/4£145
tor. 23/519:45SYD - CNS
Nonstop3h 05mJetstar
søn. 26/518:55CNS - SYD
Nonstop2h 55mJetstar
Deal found 11/4£153

Direct flights to Cairns from Sydney

Discover direct flight options from Sydney to Cairns. Find direct flights with no stopovers, providing a convenient travel experience. Explore direct flight options based on user searches, and compare prices and availability for your desired travel dates. Over the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made 910,493 searches. Data last updated 11 april 2024.
Take a look at some of the direct flights travelling from Sydney to Cairns in the near future. Select from other flights from Sydney to Cairns by using the search form above.
lør. 4/515:10SYD - CNS
Nonstop3h 05mJetstar
ons. 8/518:55CNS - SYD
Nonstop2h 55mJetstar
Deal found 10/4£133
tor. 2/519:45SYD - CNS
Nonstop3h 05mJetstar
søn. 19/518:55CNS - SYD
Nonstop2h 55mJetstar
Deal found 10/4£135
man. 22/719:45SYD - CNS
Nonstop3h 05mJetstar
fre. 26/716:10CNS - SYD
Nonstop2h 55mJetstar
Deal found 10/4£137
ons. 15/519:45SYD - CNS
Nonstop3h 05mJetstar
lør. 18/518:55CNS - SYD
Nonstop2h 55mJetstar
Deal found 9/4£139
tir. 24/919:45SYD - CNS
Nonstop3h 05mJetstar
ons. 25/918:55CNS - SYD
Nonstop2h 55mJetstar
Deal found 10/4£141
man. 29/706:10SYD - CNS
Nonstop3h 05mJetstar
lør. 3/818:55CNS - SYD
Nonstop2h 55mJetstar
Deal found 10/4£143
lør. 25/506:10SYD - CNS
Nonstop3h 05mJetstar
man. 3/616:10CNS - SYD
Nonstop2h 55mJetstar
Deal found 10/4£147
tor. 23/519:45SYD - CNS
Nonstop3h 05mJetstar
søn. 26/518:55CNS - SYD
Nonstop2h 55mJetstar
Deal found 11/4£153
søn. 21/406:10SYD - CNS
Nonstop3h 05mJetstar
ons. 24/418:55CNS - SYD
Nonstop2h 55mJetstar
Deal found 10/4£160

Sydney to Cairns flights leaving soon

Find last-minute flight options from Sydney to Cairns for spontaneous travel. Discover available flights and compare prices based on user searches. Secure great deals and offers for spontaneous trips with quick booking options. Over the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made 910,493 searches. Data last updated 11 april 2024.
Users seeking a last-minute flight from Sydney to Cairns should consider booking one of these fares. It's wise to confirm all flight details are correct before booking.
tor. 18/419:45SYD - CNS
Nonstop3h 05mJetstar
man. 22/418:55CNS - SYD
Nonstop2h 55mJetstar
Deal found 11/4£167
lør. 20/406:50SYD - CNS
Nonstop3h 15mVirgin Australia
tor. 25/409:20CNS - SYD
1 stop4h 20mVirgin Australia
Deal found 11/4£186
søn. 21/406:50SYD - CNS
Nonstop3h 15mVirgin Australia
man. 22/409:20CNS - SYD
1 stop7h 20mVirgin Australia
Deal found 11/4£206
lør. 20/406:00SYD - CNS
1 stop7h 10mVirgin Australia
tor. 25/409:20CNS - SYD
1 stop4h 20mVirgin Australia
Deal found 11/4£218
fre. 19/410:00SYD - CNS
1 stop6h 10mVirgin Australia
tir. 23/413:50CNS - SYD
1 stop5h 50mVirgin Australia
Deal found 11/4£236
tir. 16/406:00SYD - CNS
1 stop5h 10mVirgin Australia
fre. 26/406:00CNS - SYD
1 stop4h 40mVirgin Australia
Deal found 11/4£238

One-way flights to Cairns from Sydney

Search for one-way flight options from Sydney 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 910,493 searches. Data last updated 11 april 2024.
Take a look at some of the one-way flights we've detected from Sydney to Cairns. Those seeking round-trip flights from Sydney to Cairns should utilise the search form at the top of the page.
tir. 18/606:10SYD - CNS
Nonstop3h 05mJetstar
Deal found 11/4£66
tir. 23/419:45SYD - CNS
Nonstop3h 05mJetstar
Deal found 10/4£67
ons. 11/906:10SYD - CNS
Nonstop3h 05mJetstar
Deal found 11/4£70
søn. 28/712:40SYD - CNS
Nonstop3h 15mVirgin Australia
Deal found 11/4£72
man. 1/719:45SYD - CNS
Nonstop3h 05mJetstar
Deal found 11/4£73
man. 9/919:45SYD - CNS
Nonstop3h 05mJetstar
Deal found 11/4£74
søn. 8/906:10SYD - CNS
Nonstop3h 05mJetstar
Deal found 11/4£75
tir. 6/812:40SYD - CNS
Nonstop3h 15mVirgin Australia
Deal found 11/4£87
man. 15/718:45SYD - CNS
1 stop14h 25mJetstar
Deal found 11/4£93

Find flights from Sydney to Cairns within your budget

Customise your flight search to find flights from Sydney 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 910,493 searches. Data last updated 11 april 2024.

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Any airport

Budget

£133 - £234

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Depart

Return

Price

Sydney Kingsford SmithCairns

SYD - CNS

SYDCNS

Sydney Kingsford Smith

lør. 4/5

Nonstop3h 05m

Cairns

ons. 8/5

Nonstop2h 55m

£133

Sydney Kingsford SmithCairns

SYD - CNS

SYDCNS

Sydney Kingsford Smith

tor. 2/5

Nonstop3h 05m

Cairns

søn. 19/5

Nonstop2h 55m

£135

Sydney Kingsford SmithCairns

SYD - CNS

SYDCNS

Sydney Kingsford Smith

man. 22/7

Nonstop3h 05m

Cairns

fre. 26/7

Nonstop2h 55m

£137

Sydney Kingsford SmithCairns

SYD - CNS

SYDCNS

Sydney Kingsford Smith

ons. 15/5

Nonstop3h 05m

Cairns

lør. 18/5

Nonstop2h 55m

£139

Sydney Kingsford SmithCairns

SYD - CNS

SYDCNS

Sydney Kingsford Smith

lør. 1/6

1 stop7h 10m

Cairns

tor. 31/10

Nonstop3h 00m

£168

Sydney Kingsford SmithCairns

SYD - CNS

SYDCNS

Sydney Kingsford Smith

ons. 10/7

1 stop7h 20m

Cairns

ons. 14/8

Nonstop2h 55m

£170

Sydney Kingsford SmithCairns

SYD - CNS

SYDCNS

Sydney Kingsford Smith

tir. 28/5

1 stop6h 55m

Cairns

tor. 30/5

Nonstop2h 55m

£171

Sydney Kingsford SmithCairns

SYD - CNS

SYDCNS

Sydney Kingsford Smith

tir. 14/5

Nonstop3h 05m

Cairns

tir. 4/6

Nonstop2h 55m

£231

Sydney Kingsford SmithCairns

SYD - CNS

SYDCNS

Sydney Kingsford Smith

ons. 10/7

Nonstop3h 15m

Cairns

tir. 13/8

Nonstop2h 55m

£234

Flights are sorted by cheapest first

Deals found on 10/4

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

Use this chart to determine the optimal time to book a return flight from Sydney to Cairns. Price data was last updated on 28 January 2024.
The best time to book flights from Sydney to Cairns is 79 days before your desired departure date. The cost of your flight will likely increase significantly if you book two weeks in advance of your flight.
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When is the cheapest time to fly from Sydney to Cairns?

Use this chart to determine the cheapest time to fly return from Sydney to Cairns. Price data was last updated on 7 April 2024.
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Midday
Afternoon
Evening
All times are departure.
Travellers seeking maximum savings on their Sydney to Cairns flight should consider departing on Monday evenings when fares are most often at their lowest. Wednesday evenings 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 Sydney to Cairns by taking into account the cheapest months to travel. The average price of a one-way flight from Sydney to Cairns is currently £75 while a return flight costs £169. Price data was last updated on 7 April 2024.

Currently, September is the cheapest month in which you can book a flight from Sydney to Cairns (average of £1,325). Flying from Sydney to Cairns in July is currently the most expensive (average of £2,049). 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

£1,313

February

£1,266

March

£1,290

April

£1,257

May

£1,122

June

£1,254

July

£1,633

August

£1,282

September

£1,056

October

£1,269

November

£1,268

December

£1,503

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

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 11 april 2024.
Read through reviews of airlines operating flights from Sydney to Cairns, such as Virgin Australia, Jetstar and Qantas Airways. 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.

Food

6.8

Boarding

8.0

Entertainment

6.9

Overall

7.8

Comfort

7.6

Crew

8.4

Reviews

1 / 10

Great crew, they were helping us with the kids. Highly recommended!

7.8
Good
700 reviews

Food

6.8

Boarding

8.0

Entertainment

6.9

Overall

7.8

Comfort

7.6

Crew

8.4

Reviews

1 / 10

Great crew, they were helping us with the kids. Highly recommended!

7.7
Good
1,034 reviews

Food

6.8

Boarding

8.0

Entertainment

6.9

Overall

7.8

Comfort

7.6

Crew

8.4

Reviews

1 / 10

Great crew, they were helping us with the kids. Highly recommended!

6.9
Okay
691 reviews

Food

6.8

Boarding

8.0

Entertainment

6.9

Overall

7.8

Comfort

7.6

Crew

8.4

Reviews

1 / 10

Great crew, they were helping us with the kids. Highly recommended!

Related info for your journey

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  • What airports do I use to fly from Sydney to Cairns?

    Cairns is the airport most travelers will use when flying to Cairns from Sydney Kingsford Smith. Booking flights from Kingsford Smith (SYD) to Cairns (CNS) should be relatively easy as there are 20 daily flights to Cairns from 3 different airlines. 3h 05m is how long a flight from Sydney to Cairns will take if you book a nonstop flight.

  • Can I find flights from Sydney to Cairns for under £200 on Cheapflights?

    Yes, there are multiple flights from Sydney to Cairns for under £200. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Jetstar for just £133, but on average you can expect to pay £158.

  • Are there nonstop flights from Sydney to Cairns for under £200 on Cheapflights?

    Cheapflights has at least 20 direct flights from Sydney to Cairns under £200. A good price for a nonstop flight from Sydney to Cairns is less than £166.

  • Are there last-minute flights available from Sydney to Cairns for under £200?

    There are currently 6+ open flights from Sydney to Cairns within the next 7 days for less than £200.

  • What days are direct flights available from Sydney to Cairns?

    You can find direct flights on the following days: Thursday, Friday.

  • How popular is this Sydney to Cairns flight route?

  • How many flights depart from Sydney to Cairns on average per day?

    Travellers can expect 5 flights from Sydney to Cairns on average per day.
    Early Morning (Midnight to 6am) - 40% of flight departures
    Morning (6am - Midday) - 20% of flight departures
    Afternoon (Midday - 6pm) - 40% of flight departures

  • How long is the flight from Sydney to Cairns?

    Jetstar provides one of the quickest options available for as little as £133. The distance between Sydney and Cairns is about 1232 mi. This flight may include one or multiple stops.

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

    According to our current data, Jetstar (£133), and Virgin Australia (£168) offers the cheapest pricing from Sydney to Cairns. These flights start at 34% lower than the current average price 3 months from now.

  • What are the cheapest airlines to fly from Sydney to Cairns one-way

    £66 is the cheapest one-way deal found within the past few days, from Jetstar. You may also be able to find cheap deals on Virgin Australia and Qantas Airways, with prices starting from £72 and £147, respectively.

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

  • What are the most reliable airlines from Sydney to Cairns?

    Looking for the most reliable airlines to get you to your destination on time? Our data shows these are most likely to get you from Sydney to Cairns on time: LATAM Airlines (100%), Jetstar (92%), China Southern (92%).

  • What are the cheapest flights from Sydney to Cairns?

    The cheapest flight price from Sydney to Cairns is £70. On average you can expect to pay £156. The most popular route, (Sydney Kingsford Smith - Cairns), can usually be booked for £141.

  • What does SYD to CNS mean?

    SYD 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. SYD to CNS refers to a flight route from Sydney Kingsford Smith Airport to Cairns Airport.

  • Can I find deals for flights from Sydney to Cairns that include extra baggage allowance?

    The amount of baggage you can bring depends on the airline and the type of fare you've chosen. After entering your flight details, you'll be able to view the specific baggage policies for each deal in the search results. Keep in mind that certain deals may offer additional baggage allowance.

  • Can I find deals on flights from Sydney to Cairns with specific airlines?

    Yes, Cheapflights allows you to browse and filter flight deals by airline. After entering your origin and destination, use the available filters to view flights offered by airlines.

  • Can I find deals for flights from Sydney to Cairns that include hotel bookings?

    Yes. In addition to deals on Sydney to Cairns flights, Cheapflights offers holiday packages that include both flights and hotel.

  • How can I find direct flights from Sydney to Cairns?

    After entering your origin and destination, apply the non-stop filter on the search result page to see available direct flights.

  • Can I find deals for business class flights from Sydney to Cairns?

    Yes. Cheapflights offers flight deals from Sydney to Cairns by cabin class. In addition to browsing deals, you can also filter by cabin class on the search results page after making a search.

  • Can I find deals for flights from Sydney to Cairns that allow pets onboard?

    Many airlines do offer the option to travel with pets. After selecting a flight deal, you can find more information about the airline's pet policy on their official website or by contacting the airline directly. Please note that additional fees and restrictions may apply.

  • Can I find deals on last-minute flights from Sydney to Cairns?

    Yes, you can often find last-minute deals on Sydney to Cairns flights on Cheapflights. However, these deals can vary and may not always be available. We recommend checking back frequently or signing up for price alerts for the most up-to-date deals.

  • How recently were the Sydney to Cairns flight deals updated?

    The Sydney to Cairns flight deals you see on this page were last updated on 11/4.

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Hourly flight availability from Sydney to Cairns

Find hourly flight availability from Sydney to Cairns. Discover flight options and departure times throughout the day, allowing you to choose a departure time that suits your schedule. Data last updated 11 april 2024.
6%of flight departuresEarly morningMidnight to 6 am
72%of flight departuresMorning6 am to noon
17%of flight departuresAfternoonNoon to 6 pm
5%of flight departuresEvening6 pm to midnight
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Weekly flight availability from Sydney to Cairns

Explore weekly flight availability from Sydney to Cairns. Discover flights operating on different days of the week, giving you the flexibility to choose a travel day that best fits your plans. Compare info to find the most convenient option for your journey. Data last updated 11 april 2024.
Monday25daily flights
Tuesday19daily flights
Wednesday15daily flights
Thursday19daily flights
Friday22daily flights
Saturday17daily flights
Sunday23daily flights

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