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Cheap SYD to CNS Flights

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Sydney to Cairns route information

Origin Airport Kingsford Smith Intl.
Destination Airport Cairns Intl.
Airlines Serving Jetstar, Jetstar with Bag, Qantas Airways, Virgin Australia
Flight Price $168
Distance 1,225 mi

Cheap SYD to CNS Flights

  • Question : How long does it take to fly from Sydney to Cairns?
    Answer : Qantas currently holds the fastest travel time with three hours. For example, you would arrive in Cairns at 11:40 AM AEST if you left Sydney at 9:40 AM AEST. Remember, there is a one-hour time change.
  • Question : How many flights are there per day from Sydney to Cairns?
    Answer : Depending on the day, the number of flight times will change, but on average there are 15. The average route departing Australia currently has eight different flight times per day. You'll have more options than the average passenger.
  • Question : What is the cheapest day to fly?
    Answer : The cheapest day to fly from Sydney to Cairns is on Wednesday. So, if you would like to save a bit of cash on your next business trip look for flights on that day.
  • Question : Which airline has the least delays from Sydney to Cairns?
    Answer : Booking with Jetstar means you will arrive to Cairns approximately the time you were supposed to. In fact, this timely airline has a 90% average for landing before the plane turns into a pumpkin. It never hurts to be prepared. If you should choose this airline, be sure to track the flight status to stay on top of the departure time.
  • Question : From Sydney to Cairns, which day is going to have the most flight times?
    Answer : The day with the most departure times for this route is Wednesday with 17 options. Thursday currently offers the least amount of flight times with only 14 options.
  • Question : What is the cheapest day to fly to Cairns?
    Answer : As of Jun 24th, the best day for booking to Cairns (CNS) is Jun 26th. It cost $193, which is 38% less than the average price to book the same route.
  • Question : How long is the flight from SYD to CNS?
    Answer : Qantas can get you there in three hours. For example, if you were to leave Sydney at 9:40 AM AEST, you would get to Cairns at 11:40 AM AEST. Giving you enough time for you to catch up on your sleep before your plane lands (remember, there is a time change of one hour).