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Cheap Flights from Cairns to Melbourne

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Cairns to Melbourne route information

Origin Airport Cairns Intl.
Destination Airport Tullamarine
Airlines Serving Jetstar, Jetstar with Bag, Qantas Airways, Virgin Australia
Flight Price £108
Distance 2,300 km



Cheap CNS to MEL Flights

  • Can I change the date of my flight?

    You sure can and you may save by changing when you take off. The cheapest day to fly in October is Thursday. Being flexible with your travel days can provide you extra savings when booking.
  • How much time do people spend in Melbourne?

    The average time spent in Melbourne by passengers from Cairns is three days.
  • Which airline has the least delays from Cairns to Melbourne?

    Booking with Jetstar means you will arrive to Melbourne pretty close to the time your ticket states. In fact, this airline has a 78% average for getting there on time.
  • How much is a plane ticket to Melbourne (MEL) from Cairns (CNS)?

    Costs can range from £220 to £325, as prices for CNS to MEL change a lot less than most routes in Australia. Prices tend to be lower the further out you book.
  • How many flights are there per day from Cairns to Melbourne?

    Depending on the day, the number of flight times will change, but on average there are 12. Compared to the average route departing Australia with eight flight times, you'll have more choices than most.
  • How long does it take to fly from Cairns to Melbourne?

    Definitely the faster option to get to Melbourne when compared to taking the train. Flying from CNS to MEL usually takes about three hours and 22 minutes. Remember, there is a one-hour time change.
  • What is the cheapest day to fly from Cairns to Melbourne?

    The cheapest day to fly to Melbourne from Cairns is on Thursday. If you are trying to save a bit of cash on your next business trip look for flights on that day.

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May 16, 2019

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