Cheap flights from Melbourne to Cairns

from as little as £324

12 nights in Cairns, departing Melbourne on 27 / Sep / 2019 with Viasa (price found 52 hours ago)

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Cairns

27 / Sep / 2019 is currently the lowest priced day of the year to fly the Melbourne/Cairns route. There are around ten flights on any given week from the UK to Cairns and the cheapest month to fly right now is September.

Min / Max Temperature (°C)
LOWEST

16 °C

AVG

24 °C

HIGHEST

32 °C

Rainfall (mm)
LOWEST

30 mm

AVG

180.8 mm

HIGHEST

450 mm

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How to get cheap flights from Melbourne to Cairns

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You’ve searched for flights from Melbourne to Cairns. ten flights go via Cairns every week, and we've searched them all to make it easy for you to compare your options.

When you fly 2321 km from Melbourne to Cairns, you can choose from two airlines. Flights are most expensive during high season, and you can expect accommodation prices to be higher then too. Last-minute deals do crop up, but it's best to book in advance to avoid disappointment.

If you're fairly flexible about when you want to fly to Cairns, searching by month will show you the cheapest times to go. It’s also worth looking out for flights operated by Qantas, as they're the most popular airlines for this journey.

Flights from Melbourne to Cairns usually take about 5 hrs 35 mins. Once you've selected your flight, you'll need to fill out your details to book. And don’t forget to look at Netflights’ hotels and car hire – you could save even more money on your trip when you book everything in one go.

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