Cheap flights from Melbourne to Cairns

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Melbourne to Cairns Flight price

Cheapest return ticket price

S$608
Melbourne(AVV) ⇒ Cairns(CNS)

Cheapest direct flight price

S$282
Melbourne(MEL) ⇒ Cairns(CNS)

Peak season for travel

March
S$109

Off-season for travel

August
S$123

Flight Price Trends for the Coming 12 Weeks

Melbourne (MEL) to Cairns (CNS)

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Cheap Flights from Melbourne to Cairns

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Frequently Asked Questions

  • When to buy flight tickets from Melbourne (MEL) to Cairns (CNS) the cheapest?

    Airlines adjust prices for flights from Melbourne⇒Cairns based on the date and time of your booking. By analyzing data from all airlines, on Trip.com, you can find the lowest flight prices on Tuesdays, Wednesdays, and Saturdays.
  • How much is a flight from Melbourne (MEL) to Cairns (CNS) cost?

    According to Trip.com's data, the lowest price is around S$443.
  • How long is a flight from Melbourne (MEL) to Cairns (CNS)?

    It takes about 3 hours 23 minutes to fly from Melbourne (MEL) to Cairns (CNS).
  • What is the transportation method from the main airport to downtown in Cairns?

    • The distance from Cairns International Airport to downtown is about 5km, by taxi about 20 minutes.
  • What time does the earliest flight from Melbourne to Cairns depart?

    The earliest flight departs from Melbourne (MEL) at 06:05 and arrives in Cairns (CNS) at 09:25.
  • What time does the latest flight from Melbourne to Cairns depart?

    The latest flight departs from Melbourne (MEL) at 19:15 and arrives in Cairns (CNS) at 22:35.
  • What are the most popular airlines that fly from Melbourne (MEL) to Cairns (CNS)?

  • What's the most popular airline for non-stop flights from Melbourne (MEL) to Cairns (CNS)?

    Jetstar Airways operates 227 non-stop flights from Melbourne (MEL) to Cairns (CNS).
  • How many airports in Cairns?

    There are 1 airports in Cairns: Cairns International Airport.
  • What are some travel guidelines for Cairns during the COVID19 pandemic?

    Entry restrictions and flight schedule changes and cancellations are frequently updated and subject to change. If you plan to travel to Cairns, please obtain the most updated information from the airline you plan to book your travels with. You can also refer to COVID19 Country/Region Entry Restrictions for more information.
  • Which airlines offer free date changes for flights to this city during the COVID19 pandemic?

    There are no airlines with flights to this city that provide this service. Please use this information as a reference only and confirm with the airline prior to booking.
  • Plan Your Trip from Melbourne (MEL) to Cairns (CNS)

    Cairns attracts thousands of visitors every year for both business and pleasure. Whether you’re taking a last-minute break or a much needed getaway, flights from Melbourne to Cairns on Trip.com can help you get there with ease. With Trip.com, you can browse popular airlines with flights to Cairns, check the best season to visit, and preview Cairns attractions before you arrive. With flight deals and exciting attractions waiting for you to explore in Cairns, the best time to book flights from Melbourne to Cairns is now! Planning a trip from Melbourne to Cairns is easy when you use Trip.com to help you make travel arrangements. Whether you are flying one-way, non-stop, or round-trip, you will find just the flight you need with us. If you want to lock in a great deal for your flights, go for a round-trip flight, if you need flexibility with your itinerary, book a one-way flight to Cairns. With Trip.com, you can search for available flights and hotel rooms, and then make your booking quickly and easily online and on the go. Pack your travel accessories, make a must-see bucket list, and book your flight to Cairns on Trip.com today!

  • A Trip to Remember (MEL—CNS)

    Make your journey from Melbourne (MEL) to Cairns (CNS) a trip to remember by using Trip.com to view Cairns attractions before you arrive. Once you know what to do in Cairns, you can reserve and book in advance for the best travel experience possible. Planning ahead is the most effective way to ensure your whole travel experience goes smoothly. Whether you need help choosing the perfect restaurant, discovering the best places to try local flavors, or finding the most stunning views in town, Trip.com is with you every step of the way for your trip to Cairns.