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The Cheapest Return Melbourne to Cairns Flights.

JQ Return flights from $328
Dep. Sun 27 SepRet. Sun 04 Oct$328
Dep. Fri 25 SepRet. Fri 02 Oct$338
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Dep. Mon 14 SepRet. Mon 28 Sep$341
Dep. Thu 15 AprRet. Mon 19 Apr$405
Dep. Tue 13 AprRet. Mon 19 Apr$418
Dep. Wed 14 AprRet. Mon 19 Apr$418
JQ,QF Return flights from $338
Dep. Mon 14 SepRet. Mon 28 Sep$338
Dep. Fri 25 SepRet. Fri 02 Oct$338
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Dep. Sun 27 SepRet. Sun 04 Oct$343
Dep. Wed 14 AprRet. Mon 19 Apr$368
Dep. Tue 13 AprRet. Mon 19 Apr$373
Dep. Thu 15 AprRet. Mon 19 Apr$373
QF Return flights from $380
Dep. Sun 27 SepRet. Sun 04 Oct$380
Dep. Tue 13 AprRet. Mon 19 Apr$380
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Dep. Wed 14 AprRet. Mon 19 Apr$380
Dep. Thu 15 AprRet. Mon 19 Apr$380
Dep. Mon 14 SepRet. Mon 28 Sep$493
Dep. Fri 25 SepRet. Fri 02 Oct$503
JQ,VA Return flights from $408
Dep. Tue 13 AprRet. Mon 19 Apr$408
Dep. Wed 14 AprRet. Mon 19 Apr$408
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Dep. Thu 15 AprRet. Mon 19 Apr$408
Dep. Fri 25 SepRet. Fri 02 Oct$490
Dep. Mon 14 SepRet. Mon 28 Sep$536
Dep. Sun 27 SepRet. Sun 04 Oct$692
QF,VA Return flights from $442
Dep. Tue 13 AprRet. Mon 19 Apr$442
Dep. Wed 14 AprRet. Mon 19 Apr$442
QF,VAShow more Flights
Dep. Thu 15 AprRet. Mon 19 Apr$442
Dep. Fri 25 SepRet. Fri 02 Oct$485
Dep. Mon 14 SepRet. Mon 28 Sep$633
Dep. Sun 27 SepRet. Sun 04 Oct$1,056
VA Return flights from $472
Dep. Tue 13 AprRet. Mon 19 Apr$472
Dep. Wed 14 AprRet. Mon 19 Apr$472
VAShow more Flights
Dep. Thu 15 AprRet. Mon 19 Apr$472
Dep. Mon 14 SepRet. Mon 28 Sep$594
Dep. Fri 25 SepRet. Fri 02 Oct$820
Dep. Sun 27 SepRet. Sun 04 Oct$1,368
JQ,QF,VA Return flights from $578
Dep. Wed 14 AprRet. Mon 19 Apr$578
Dep. Fri 25 SepRet. Fri 02 Oct$646
JQ,QF,VAShow more Flights
Dep. Mon 14 SepRet. Mon 28 Sep$685
Dep. Sun 27 SepRet. Sun 04 Oct$795
JQ,VA,ZL Return flights from $920
Dep. Mon 14 SepRet. Mon 28 Sep$920
JQ,PX Return flights from $950
Dep. Thu 15 AprRet. Mon 19 Apr$950
QF,VA,ZL Return flights from $1,211
Dep. Mon 14 SepRet. Mon 28 Sep$1,211
JQ,QF,VA,ZL Return flights from $1,355
Dep. Mon 14 SepRet. Mon 28 Sep$1,355

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Did you know...

  • has the quickest flight from Melbourne to Cairns at 6 hours and 35 minutes
  • The IATA airport code for Melbourne is MEL and for Cairns it is CNS.
  • Cairns and Melbourne are in the same time zone.

Questions and Answers

What is the cheapest month to fly to Cairns from Melbourne?

Currently, October/2020 and September/2020 are the most affordable months to fly from Melbourne to Cairns. The most expensive time of year is April/2021.

What airlines fly direct to Cairns from Melbourne?

Qantas Airways, Virgin Australia and Jetstar fly direct between Melbourne and Cairns.

What is the cheapest airline to fly from Melbourne to Cairns?

The cheapest airline that flies to Cairns from Melbourne is Jetstar.

What is the best airline to fly to Cairns from Melbourne?

The best airline to fly from Melbourne to Cairns is Qantas Airways and it has direct flights. The best budget airline is Jetstar.

How to get from Melbourne to Cairns
Melbourne (Tullamarine)
 to 
Cairns
2h 25m