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Low Price Flights from Brisbane to Cairns

  • Brisbane Cairns

    Tue, 22 Oct

    From AU$82.00
  • Brisbane Cairns

    Mon, 21 Oct

    From AU$91.00
  • Brisbane Cairns

    Mon, 21 Oct

    From AU$90.00
  • Brisbane Cairns

    Sun, 20 Oct

    From AU$125.00

Prices shown are for 1 adult ticket including taxes & fees.(As ticket fares can change frequently, these advertised prices are for reference only. The actual prices will be shown at time of booking.)

Brisbane to Cairns Flight Information

Below are some common questions asked about this flight route:

When can I book the cheapest flight from Brisbane to Cairns?

Airlines adjust prices for plane tickets from Brisbane to Cairns based on the day and time that you book your flight. After analyzing data from all airlines, we have discovered that the best days to book flights are Tuesdays, Wednesdays, and Saturdays.

How frequent are direct flights from Brisbane to Cairns?

There are 98 direct flights from Brisbane to Cairns.

What is the most popular airline for non-stop flights from Brisbane to Cairns?

Virgin Australia provides 32 of the non-stop flights between Brisbane and Cairns.

Airlines flying this route:
Airports in Brisbane:
Airports in Cairns:
Average duration of direct flights: 2h25m

Brisbane to Cairns Flight Schedule

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Arrival
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17:25 BNE 19:45 CNS
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06:30 BNE 08:55 CNS
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21:40 BNE 00:05 CNS
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08:50 BNE 11:15 CNS
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11:15 BNE 13:45 CNS
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07:00 BNE 09:30 CNS
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09:40 BNE 12:00 CNS
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19:50 BNE 22:20 CNS
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07:35 BNE 10:00 CNS
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13:25 BNE 15:55 CNS
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14:05 BNE 16:30 CNS
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19:40 BNE 22:05 CNS
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06:30 BNE 08:55 CNS
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09:40 BNE 12:05 CNS
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14:05 BNE 16:25 CNS
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16:20 BNE 18:45 CNS
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21:40 BNE 00:05 CNS
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11:15 BNE 13:45 CNS
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18:40 BNE 21:05 CNS
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11:15 BNE 13:45 CNS
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Flights from Brisbane to Cairns International Airport (CNS)

7 Jan, 13:00 - 13 Jan, 14:40
JQ | Jetstar Airways
2h 20m
BNE - CNS
Nonstop
AU$138
Round-trip from
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15 Nov, 15:45 - 20 Nov, 18:35
TT | Tigerair Australia
2h 20m
BNE - CNS
Nonstop
AU$146
Round-trip from
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25 Feb, 18:10 - 3 Mar, 18:30
VA | Virgin Australia
2h 20m
BNE - CNS
Nonstop
AU$185
Round-trip from
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4 Feb, 12:20 - 6 Feb, 14:25
QF | Qantas Airways
2h 20m
BNE - CNS
Nonstop
AU$233
Round-trip from
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26 Oct, 16:05 - 1 Nov, 18:35
TT | Tigerair Australia
2h 25m
BNE - CNS
Nonstop
AU$151
Round-trip from
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Prices shown are for 1 adult ticket including taxes & fees.(As ticket fares can change frequently, these advertised prices are for reference only. The actual prices will be shown at time of booking.)

Flight from Brisbane (BNE) to Cairns (CNS)

Cairns, a beautiful Australian city, has emerged as a leading holiday destination and attracts both local and International and a favoured halt harbour for luxury voyage ships as well. It is also known as the gateway to the Great Barrier Reef and Daintree Rainforest and proves to be a paradise for all adventure and wildlife lovers. One can enjoy a multitude of adventure activities including scuba diving, snorkelling, fishing, bird or wildlife watching along with reef cruises. Cairns is a one-stop destination visiting worthwhile and has in store something for everyone.

Tip: You can add free to do things along with others to balance the expenses and enjoy the budget backpacking in Cairns.

Getting to Cairns

Cairns Airport serves the city as the leading Airport and connects with numerous domestic and International destinations through various air carriers. Air New Zealand, Virgin Atlantica, Tiger Air, Qantas and Jetstar are few names in the list of popular airlines serving frequent Direct flights from Brisbane to Cairns.

For booking Cheap Flights from Brisbane to Cairns, plan your trip after searching for the deals available online and look for the deals offered by Tigerair or Jetstar among others.

Tip: Always reserve your ticket in advance to avoid last minute disappointment and plan your trip according to the deals or offers available online to minimise the expenses.

Exploring Cairns

Cairns is the hottest tourist attraction in Queensland Australia for being in closer proximity to the Great Barrier Reef, and other attractions of Atherton Tablelands and mountainous Daintree. An exciting ferry ride to Fitzroy Island, day tour to Green Island or a trip to Hinchinbrook Island is few of the worthwhile visiting destinations. These destinations offer numerous fun-filled activities to satisfy the adventurous side in you. If you want to discover more about the rich heritage and ethnicity, explore the Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander cultures at various cultural centres or nature parks, including Tjapukai Cultural Centre and Rain forestation National Park.

Skyrail Rainforest Cableway and Kuranda Scenic Railway in the beautiful Kuranda Village are other not to miss destinations to experience the memorable rain forest canopy journey. But, Cairns is not only for adventure lovers but has distinguished cafés, food joints and bustling local markets to satisfy the foodie's and shopaholic's appetite.

Tip: The best way to explore the city is either by Sunbus or the convenient taxi services which connect all the major destinations in and around the city.

Accommodations

Cairns is home to a multitude of incredible places to stay and offers the visitors with an array of choices from hotels, hostels, lodges to B&Bs to entertain any budget. As the city is a blooming holiday destination and attracts millions of visitors every year, so it is better to book your stay in advance to avoid last minute disappointment or over expenses. Choose your hotel after searching for the location, amenities in the offer and as per your budget.

Tip: Online tools are beneficial in booking a stay as well as air travel as there one can also take advantage of available discounts or deals.

Several reliable air carriers serve Direct flights from Brisbane to Cairns and for Brisbane - Cairns flight booking, customise your search as per your requirement and budget.

For exploring outdoor adventures along with beautiful views and urban sophistication, visit Cairns with Trip.com.

Roundtrip vs One-Way Flights from Brisbane to Cairns

There is usually no major price difference between buying a roundtrip flight versus a one-way flight. Increased flexibility is the main benefit when it comes to buying a one-way flight from Brisbane to Cairns. However, booking a roundtrip flight is a simpler process. You can compare roundtrip and one-way flights by using our flight comparison tool.

Direct vs Connecting Flights from Brisbane to Cairns

The average price for connecting flights from Brisbane to Cairns is AUD 241.70.The average price for direct flights from Brisbane to Cairns is AUD 278.58.

Travel from Brisbane to Cairns

Cairns attracts thousands of visitors every year for both business and pleasure. Planning a trip from Brisbane to Cairns is easy when you use Trip.com to help you make travel arrangements. With Trip.com, you can search for available flights and hotel rooms, and then make your booking quickly and easily online.

A Trip to Remember

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