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About Flights to Cairns

Summary info about Cairns flight prices, duration and airlines

Best One-Way Price


Fastest flight time

24h 55m

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3 airlines
The best one-way flight price to Cairns from Ireland in the last 72 hours is €1,164 (Dublin to Cairns).
The fastest flight to Cairns from Ireland takes 24h 55m (Dublin to Cairns).
There are 3 airlines operating flights to Cairns, including American Airlines, Qantas Airways and Emirates.

Cairns flights insights and trends

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What is the cheapest month to fly to Cairns?

In general, June is the cheapest month to fly from Ireland to Cairns. Due to it being the ‘off-season’ during this time, you can expect flight prices to be around €1,328. If you aren’t able to travel during the month of June, then book flights to Cairns from Ireland during March instead. Flights to Cairns in March, while not as cheap as those in June, still average around €1,376.

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What is the cheapest time of day to depart on your flight to Cairns?

In the afternoon is the cheapest time of day to fly from Ireland to Cairns when you can find flight prices for as low as €1,538. Flying to Cairns in the afternoon is an ideal time because this is during off-peak travel hours. In contrast, the most expensive time of day to depart to Cairns is in the morning when prices are around €1,684.

How long does it take to fly to Cairns?

If you’re flying from a popular airport in Ireland, such as Dublin or Shannon, and flying into the most popular airport in Cairns (Cairns), then you can expect flight times to average 39h 10m and , respectively.

Cheapest flights to Cairns airports

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Dublin (DUB) to Cairns (CNS)

Typically, flights to Cairns from Dublin are cheaper when flying from Dublin to Cairns, which has an average price of €1,561

CHEAPEST MONTH TO FLY TO CAIRNS FROM DUBLINJune15% cheaperFlying from Dublin to Cairns costs on average just €1,328 in June
MOST EXPENSIVE MONTH TO FLY TO CAIRNS FROM DUBLINAugust23% more expensiveIt costs about €1,917 for flights to Cairns from Dublin in August
MOST POPULAR MONTH TO FLY TO CAIRNS FROM DUBLINAugust441% more users visitedMore momondo users searched in flights to Cairns from Dublin in August than any other month

Frequently asked questions about flying to Cairns

Those flying to Cairns could potentially find better pricing at Bloomfield Airport (126 km from Cairns city centre) depending on the month and departure airport.

Cairns flight deals found on momondo

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Qantas Airways
39h 10m

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Which airlines fly to Cairns?

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Which airlines fly to Cairns?

For flights from Ireland to Cairns, most momondo users will book with popular airline such as Qantas Airways. Depending on what airport you fly from, you may have other airlines to choose from.

Qantas Airways Flights to Cairns

49 Qantas Airways flights head to Cairns on average each week. Most will be flying from Brisbane to Cairns, the most popular route that Qantas Airways operates to Cairns. Prices vary based on when and where you fly from - the cheapest Qantas Airways flight to Cairns found in the past 3 days on momondo was €1,418, departing from Dublin. Qantas Airways is the most popular choice on momondo for this route and has been scored 7.1/10 by 90 of our users.

Popular routes to Cairns

Most frequently searched flights to Cairns along with the cheapest price and shortest flight duration
Sydney to Cairns Flights
Fastest flight time3h 05m
Cheapest price€169
Dublin to Cairns Flights
Fastest flight time39h 10m
Cheapest price€2,413

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