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Cheap CNS to BNE Flights

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Cairns to Brisbane route information

Origin Airport Cairns Intl.
Destination Airport Brisbane
Airlines Serving Air Niugini, Jetstar, Jetstar with Bag, Qantas Airways, Virgin Australia
Flight Price $134
Distance 865 mi

Cheap CNS to BNE Flights

  • Which airline has the least delays from Cairns to Brisbane?

    Booking with Qantas means you will arrive to Brisbane about the time you were supposed to. In fact, this timely airline has a 91% average for landing before the plane turns into a pumpkin.
  • Do some days of the week have more flight times than others?

    With 23 total flight time options, Thursday provides the most flexibility from CNS to BNE. Saturday currently offers the fewest number of flight times with 20 options.
  • What is the cheapest day to fly?

    The cheapest day to fly from Cairns to Brisbane is on Sunday. So, if you would like to save a bit of cash on your next holiday look for flights on that day.
  • How many flights are there per day from Cairns to Brisbane?

    Of course, the day matters, but on average, 21 different flight times exist when you fly from CNS to BNE. That is higher than the national average of eight.
  • What is the cheapest airline flying from Cairns to Brisbane?

    Qantas strives to keep costs down for their passengers over the next three months. Fares are being booked at just $159, which is quite a deal when compared to the more expensive bookings of $358.
  • How much is a plane ticket to Brisbane (BNE) from Cairns (CNS)?

    Cost can range from $159 to $358, prices for CNS to BNE change less than most routes in Australia. Prices are usually lower the further out you book.
  • How long is the flight from CNS to BNE?

    This direct flight will whoosh you away to your destination in two hours and five minutes via Qantas. If you catch the 7:15 AM AEST departure, you'll arrive at 9:20 AM AEST. You'll have plenty of time to freshen up or grab a quick lunch.

Cairns to Brisbane Flights

Sometimes you just need to get out of town or maybe you’re looking for a change of scenery. Regardless of the reason, a flight from Cairns to Brisbane will do just the trick! Go on, plan to see all the famous landmarks and eat your weight in the local cuisine. Your trip is beckoning, so answer the call by packing your suitcase and filling your travel itinerary with exploring Brisbane.

Whether you’re flying for business or jet-setting on your personal time, you’ve come to the right place. Here at Expedia.com, we’ll pair you up with CNS to BNE flights that won’t make your bank account wince. Ready to temporarily leave behind Cairns for new horizons? Browse through our cheap airfare, and filter by flight times and dates until you find just what you had in mind. From flights without layovers to ones that arrive early in the morning, you’ll come across plane tickets that suit your travel preferences. You can even bundle your flight to BNE with hotels and car rentals to score even bigger savings.

All set to hit the clouds? Book your travel arrangements with us today and have left-over money to put toward your travel outings and adventures.

May 1, 2019

It was very good company, for the flight of 3 hours they provided a lunch.

Aug 20, 2018

American Airlines flight in LAX to CLT was delayed 4+ hours after we flew 16 hrs to get there. It was very uncomfortable waiting that long and the airport was freezing. Quantas flights were perfect! Couldn’t get any better! American Airlines also damaged our bags. When we got them in CLT they were damaged bad (handles broken off/huge dents) We were so tired and ready to get home we didn’t stand in the long AA line to make a claim but I took pictures of both Bags in baggage claim.

Jun 17, 2018

Some of the entertainment on board was old, should be reviewed.

May 22, 2018

Everything was fine except that there was no separate line for wheelchair/assistance needed people either to checkin luggage or for security clearance.

Feb 13, 2018

They don’t tell you to download the Qantas app ahead of time to get the rest of entertainment and (maybe?) WiFi services, so do this before you board!

Jan 7, 2018

Could not check in online- had to come in to airport

Dec 28, 2017

delay in flight meant I would miss connecting flight. Staff were able to change me to another airline for the Brisbane to Newcaslte leg

Dec 21, 2017

A little late the arrival too long for the baggage

Dec 8, 2017

Stephanie was very helpful.

Dec 4, 2017

Total carry on bags is 7 kg (15 lb) and they do weigh the bags. I had to check one of my carry on bags for an extra thirty bucks.

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