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Low Price Flights from Gold Coast to Cairns

  • Gold Coast Cairns

    Tue, 29 Oct

    From AU$126.00
  • Gold Coast Cairns

    Mon, 28 Oct

    From AU$157.00
  • Gold Coast Cairns

    Sun, 27 Oct

    From AU$119.00

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.)

Gold Coast to Cairns Flight Information

Below are some common questions asked about this flight route:

When can I book the cheapest flight from Gold Coast to Cairns?

Airlines adjust prices for plane tickets from Gold Coast 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 Gold Coast to Cairns?

There are 15 direct flights from Gold Coast to Cairns.

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

Jetstar Airways provides 80 of the non-stop flights between Gold Coast and Cairns.

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Airports in Gold Coast:
Airports in Cairns:
Average duration of direct flights: 2h26m

Gold Coast to Cairns Flight Schedule

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06:05 OOL 08:30 CNS
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Flights from Gold Coast to Cairns International Airport (CNS)

7 Jan, 17:25 - 13 Jan, 10:00
JQ | Jetstar Airways
2h 25m
OOL - CNS
Nonstop
AU$127
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4 Feb, 15:10 - 6 Feb, 10:00
QF | Qantas Airways
19h 50m
OOL - CNS
1 stop
AU$425
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7 Nov, 07:00 - 10 Nov, 14:30
JQ | Jetstar Airways
2h 25m
OOL - CNS
Nonstop
AU$141
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23 Nov, 07:00 - 29 Nov, 10:00
JQ | Jetstar Airways
2h 25m
OOL - CNS
Nonstop
AU$178
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27 Oct, 07:00 - 29 Oct, 10:00
JQ | Jetstar Airways
2h 25m
OOL - CNS
Nonstop
AU$191
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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 Gold Coast to Cairns

Home to one of the seven natural wonders of the world, The Great Barrier Reef, Cairns located in the Australian state of Queensland, Lined with cafes and restaurants, Cairns owing to its tropical climates, the festive beaches and the chivalrous environment is a tourists’ delight.

Cairns, since its humble beginnings as a boggy swamp and rollicking goldmine, has come a long way and has never looked back since. Being home to one of the natural wonders of the world and tropical rainforests of immense tourism value, Cairns has continuously evolved as a city, and a growing number of souvenirs, cafes, reef boats and resorts indicate that it's only getting better and busier.

Tip: Beaches in Cairns are usually right around the year. However, they’re at their best from June to October when it’s the driest in Cairns.

Getting to Cairns

Cairns Airport (CNS) serves the city by providing taxis, buses and ground transport system that connects the airport to various strategic locations of the city.

Usually, ten fights operate between Gold Coast and Cairns per week, out which there’s one direct flight. To get a direct flight from Gold Coast via Gold Coast Airport (OOL), one should look for the flight offered by Jetstar, which are economically viable.

To obtain a cheap flight to Cairns from the Gold Coast, also glance through the connecting flights provided by Qantas.

The average flight time is typically 2 hours and 5 minutes.

Tip: One need not worry about the synchronisation of the watches, as Cairns won’t be observing Daylight Savings Time for the year 2019.

Recreations in Cairns

Cairns is the adventure capital of Australia. Gateway to the Great Barrier Reef and the Daintree Tropical Rainforest, Cairns is reasonably abundant in beaches and picturesque spots and offers a plethora of adventurous and captivating activities to the tourists, much of them owing to its coastal location and tropical climate.

The Skyrail Rainforest Cableway with 7.5 km gondola rides over the rainforest canopy and walks along with two stations on the way, offers a staggering view of the tropical rainforest and is every bit worth the experience. 27 km away from the central city lies the Palm Cove, which is home to several beaches, reefs, zoos and crocodiles. The Fitzroy Island and Barron Falls, further give more chance to the visitors to soak in the staggering natural beauty of the city.

For anyone willing to witness and enjoy the authentic indigenous Aboriginal delicacies, a visit to the Tjapukai Aboriginal Cultural Park is a must. It gives us a glimpse of the Aboriginal customs and offers eateries and salubrious home-style meals and buffets.

Tip: A swim at the Esplanade lagoons is a considerable respite from the warm weather for the tourists, and it stands out in regards to its stunning similarity to the beautiful beaches of Cairns.

Accommodations in Cairns

The most preferred accommodation area for tourists visiting Cairns is Port Douglas owing to its close vicinity to the rainforests, swimming locations and several resorts. Fitzroy Islands and the Esplanade also offer accommodation facilities, and for anyone willing to stay close to the dignity of the beaches, these are the preferred resting spots.

Tip: It is advisable to stay close to the reefs and beaches as these offer significant respite from the weather and also reduce the cost of travels from the hotels to these spots.

Gold Coast to Cairns flights is reasonably frequent. Customize your search to get the best prices for your desired travel dates. Combine discount hotel reservations with Gold Coast to Cairns flight booking to get great deals on a budget trip.

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Roundtrip vs One-Way Flights from Gold Coast 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 Gold Coast 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.

Travel from Gold Coast to Cairns

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