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Low Price Flights from Cairns to Sydney

  • Cairns Sydney

    Mon, 2 Mar - Thu, 5 Mar

    From AU$200.74
  • Cairns Sydney

    Mon, 2 Mar - Fri, 6 Mar

    From AU$205.52
  • Cairns Sydney

    Wed, 26 Feb - Mon, 2 Mar

    From AU$255.18
  • Cairns Sydney

    Sun, 8 Mar - Fri, 13 Mar

    From AU$366.15
  • Cairns Sydney

    Fri, 24 Jan - Tue, 28 Jan

    From AU$796.29
  • Cairns Sydney

    Mon, 20 Jan - Thu, 23 Jan

    From AU$144.42

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.)

Cairns to Sydney Flight Information

Below are some common questions asked about this flight route:

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

Airlines adjust prices for plane tickets from Cairns to Sydney 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 Cairns to Sydney?

There are 75 direct flights from Cairns to Sydney.

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

Jetstar Airways provides 33 of the non-stop flights between Cairns and Sydney.

Airlines flying this route:
Airports in Cairns:
Airports in Sydney:
Average duration of direct flights: 2h55m

Cairns to Sydney Flight Schedule

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Flights from Cairns to Kingsford Smith Airport (SYD)

2 Mar, 09:50 - 5 Mar, 07:15
TT | Tigerair Australia
3h 0m
CNS - SYD
Nonstop
AU$201
Round-trip from
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2 Mar, 18:15 - 6 Mar, 15:40
JQ | Jetstar Airways
2h 55m
CNS - SYD
Nonstop
AU$206
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26 Feb, 05:10 - 2 Mar, 07:15
VA | Virgin Australia
3h 0m
CNS - SYD
Nonstop
AU$255
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8 Mar, 16:00 - 13 Mar, 13:15
QF | Qantas Airways
2h 55m
CNS - SYD
Nonstop
AU$366
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24 Jan, 06:30 - 28 Jan, 20:55
PX | Air Niugini
11h 25m
CNS - SYD
1 stop
AU$796
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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 Cairns to Sydney

Located on the east coast of Australia Sydney is the capital of New South Wales and is one of the most populated cities of the country. It is one of the oldest and most prominent cities of Australia, Sydney has a perfect blend of land and sea, and due to its prime location and unique architecture it attracts millions of tourists every year.

Sydney might seem like any other cosmopolitan city from far but once you start exploring you will realize how unique this city is, with its unique culture, heritage and natural beauty Sydney never fails to amaze the tourists. No matter what you seek, Sydney will offer that to you, it is one such city that will impress even those who are hard to impress.

Tip: Sydney holds one of the best New Year celebrations at the Jackson Port, which is laced with great music, food, and fantastic fireworks.

Getting to Sydney

Sydney handles its flights from the Sydney Airport, which receives a large number of travelers every year. This world-class airport is filled with amenities such as free showers, charging ports and free WiFi. The airport is relatively clean and is equipped with friendly staff. The airport also has plenty of eating and seating options.

The air distance from Cairns to Sydney is 1980 kms, and a Cairns to Sydney flight travel timing ranges from three to five hours, depending on the number of connecting flights. There are plenty of direct flights to Griffith. Tourists can choose from airlines offering one or two connecting flights depending on their convenience. For cheap flights from Cairns, browse through the flights provided by Jetstar airways.

Tip: Immigration and security checks take time to make sure you have plenty of time in hand.

Sights in the city

Sydney, Australia, has it all from natural attractions to pristine beaches and world-famous attractions. Tourism in Sydney ranges from arts and culture to history and wildlife. The Sydney harbor bridge and Sydney Opera house should be the first stop for every tourist, which are known for their unique architecture and provide a picture-perfect view. Those who want to be close to nature should visit the Royal Botanical garden and Hyde Park and immense themselves within picture-perfect, the parks have a serine beauty and calm environment perfect for a day picnic. To see the local flora and fauna visit the Taronga Zoo and Featherdale Wildlife Park.

Trip to Sydney will be incomplete without hitting the beaches, head to the famous Bondi beach and enjoy yourself at the seashore. To appreciate the booming art of Sydney, visit the Art Gallery of New South Wales and appreciate the artwork. There are plenty of museums and cruises which are must-try by tourists.

Tip: Ferry rides are popular in Sydney, be sure to take on a ferry ride and see the city with many different angels.

Shop and dine in Sydney

Sydney also has excellent shopping avenues and local food that are out of the world, visit the Westfield shopping centre in Pitt street for a luxury brand shopping, it offers best of food, fashion and entertainment all in one place other places that provide excellent shopping experience are the rock market (which is famous for local products) and the Queen Victoria Building. To enjoy food in Sydney, head out to the many outdoor cafes along the coast and enjoy the local cuisine with a great view. Parramatta, Newtown, and Scurry hills have great hotels too.

Tip: Be sure to visit the local pubs for authentic food and beers.

Plan your stay in Sydney and combine your Cairns to Sydney flight booking with discount hotels to help save on the travel budget.

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Roundtrip vs One-Way Flights from Cairns to Sydney

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 Cairns to Sydney. 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 Cairns to Sydney

The average price for connecting flights from Cairns to Sydney is AUD 333.18.The average price for direct flights from Cairns to Sydney is AUD 363.36.

Travel from Cairns to Sydney

Sydney attracts thousands of visitors every year for both business and pleasure. Planning a trip from Cairns to Sydney 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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