Cairns to Brisbane Flights

Cairns to Brisbane Flight Info

Peak season for travel

February
AU$80

Off-season for travel

July
AU$95

Cheapest return ticket price

AU$461
Cairns(CNS) ⇒ Brisbane(BNE)

Cheapest direct flight price

AU$164
Cairns(CNS) ⇒ Brisbane(BNE)

Frequently Asked Questions

  • When are flight tickets from Cairns (CNS) to Brisbane (BNE) the cheapest?

    Airlines adjust prices for flights from Cairns to Brisbane 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 do flights from Cairns (CNS) to Brisbane (BNE) cost?

    According to Trip.com's data, the lowest price is around AU$1,084.
  • How long does it take to fly from Cairns (CNS) to Brisbane (BNE)?

    It takes about 2 hours 9 minutes to fly from Cairns (CNS) to Brisbane (BNE).
  • What is the transportation method from the main airport to downtown in Brisbane?

    • The distance from Brisbane Airport to downtown is about 12km, by taxi about 30 minutes.
  • What time does the earliest flight from Cairns to Brisbane depart?

    The earliest flight departs from Cairns (CNS) at 06:00 and arrives in Brisbane (BNE) at 08:10.
  • What time does the latest flight from Cairns to Brisbane depart?

    The latest flight departs from Cairns (CNS) at 20:55 and arrives in Brisbane (BNE) at 23:15.
  • What are the most popular airlines that fly from Cairns (CNS) to Brisbane (BNE)?

    Airlines with flights from Cairns (CNS) to Brisbane (BNE): Tigerair Australia, Jetstar Airways, Virgin Australia, Qantas Airways, American Airlines, Air Canada and Cathay Pacific.
  • What's the most popular airline for non-stop flights from Cairns (CNS) to Brisbane (BNE)?

    Qantas Airways operates 248 non-stop flights from Cairns (CNS) to Brisbane (BNE).
  • How many airports are there in Brisbane (BNE)?

    There are 1 airport(s) near Brisbane (BNE): Brisbane Airport.
  • What are some travel guidelines for Brisbane 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 Brisbane, 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.

Cairns (CNS) to Brisbane (BNE) Flight Schedule

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13:10

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Flight from Cairns to Brisbane

If you love nature, beautiful skylines and great food, Brisbane is just the place for you. Brisbane is a modern and sizeable multicultural city located in Queensland. It has a subtropical climate and is also referred as the Sunshine state due to its climate. Brisbane is one of the fastest-growing Australian cities and is known for its booming artwork, great outdoor cafes, history, wildlife, vibrant urban precincts, and great locals. Brisbane also holds some of the best festivals which include stuff from drama to music to food.

Tip: if you want to do more in Brisbane visit during August, it is when the city holds several food festivals.

Getting to Brisbane

The city manages its flights through the Brisbane Airport which handles thousands of people every day. The Airport has two terminals, that is the domestic and the international terminal. The airport is clean and equipped with plenty of lounges for the passengers additionally the airport has souvenir shops, plenty of eating options and a great friendly staff.

Several flights operate from Cairns to Brisbane, and there are plenty of direct flights to Brisbane offered by various Airlines such as the Qantas Airways. For cheap flights from Cairns, browse through the flights provided by the Tigerairways or Virgin Australia. A typical Cairns to Brisbane flight takes up to two hours.

Tip: The security staff at the Airport is very strict, and have their policies regarding luggage, check out their website before packing.

Sights in the city

The capital of Queensland is less travelled compared to Melbourne and Sydney but is a hidden gem in Australia. This city is a perfect place to see and experience Australia while spending a lot less. The Moreton Island and the Brisbane Botanic Gardens Mount Coot-tha are a heaven for nature lovers, those who love wildlife should head out to the Lone Pine Koala Sanctuary and spend time with Koalas and other Australian animals. To experience the culture of Brisbane's head out to the Customs House and the cultural Precinct and see the multi-culture of the city. Adventure junkies should head out and try bridge adventure climb and various theme parks in the city. The city also has several excellent museums and art centres which showcase the history and booming artwork. The beaches and river cruise in Brisbane is another popular tourists attractions.

Tip: If you want to see the whole of the city’s highlights in one day take a full day sighting tour which will allow you to see the city from different angles.

Shop and dine in Brisbane

The Queen Street Mall is a paradise for shoppers, and it has more than 700 retailers selling local, national, and international brands. The area also has many arcades, which makes shopping fun, every Wednesday the street holds a farmer’s market that sells local produce. For dining. Due to its multi-culture, the city also has variety of eating options which can’t be missed.

Tip: Be sure to try out the local cuisines in Brisbane and its beer.

Accommodation

Brisbane is a great city and offers a variety of accommodation option for tourists, and tourist can choose from a variety of hotels, homestays and designer boutiques to stay. Brisbane’s Central Business District is the centre of lots of sights and attractions, tourists who enjoy music, shopping and nightlife should visit here. The south bank area and suburb area has hotels close to nature and provides beautiful view.

Tip: For the best stay, the house at holiday parks located a little outside the city centre.

Cairns to Brisbane flights are a frequent plan and book your travel in advance to get the best deals. Combine your Cairns to Brisbane flight booking with discount hotel reservation for the best deals. To experience the best of cultures, food and nature visit Brisbane with Trip.com.