Cheap flights from Canada to Cairns

How far in advance should I book a flight from Canada to Cairns?

Find a great deal and save up to 14% by booking at least 60 days prior to your desired departure date, rather than waiting until the week of travel. According to our data, there are a number of flights available from Canada to Cairns within the next two weeks, with the cheapest ticket starting at C$ 1,952.

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

Flights from Canada to Cairns lean towards being more expensive in January. Prices are generally better when you fly from Canada to Cairns in May, with the cheapest ticket starting at C$ 1,312.

When is the cheapest time to fly from Canada to Cairns (CA - CNS)?

Regardless of the time of day you decide to fly, the ticket price will remain around the same. Book flights from Canada to Cairns as you normally would.

Cheap flights from Canada to Cairns in January, February 2022

The best prices found for Canada to CNS flights for January, February
1 Feb. - 15 Feb.
YVR

Vancouver Intl

CNS

Cairns

2 stops

28h 25m
CNS

Cairns

YVR

Vancouver Intl

2 stops

43h 19m
C$ 2,234

Multiple Airlines

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Deal found 1/19/22

22 Feb. - 31 Mar.
YYZ

Toronto Pearson Intl

CNS

Cairns

2 stops

52h 15m
CNS

Cairns

YYZ

Toronto Pearson Intl

2 stops

40h 25m
C$ 2,337

Etihad Airways

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Deal found 1/17/22

20 Feb. - 30 Mar.
YYZ

Toronto Pearson Intl

CNS

Cairns

2 stops

31h 55m
CNS

Cairns

YYZ

Toronto Pearson Intl

2 stops

41h 35m
C$ 2,432

Multiple Airlines

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Deal found 1/17/22

Canada to Cairns 2022 flight deals

Cheap flights to Cairns from Canada found for this year
22 Jun. - 6 Jul.
YVR

Vancouver Intl

CNS

Cairns

2 stops

28h 10m
CNS

Cairns

YVR

Vancouver Intl

2 stops

25h 15m
C$ 1,784

Air New Zealand

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Deal found 1/19/22

22 Jun. - 5 Jul.
YVR

Vancouver Intl

CNS

Cairns

2 stops

28h 10m
CNS

Cairns

YVR

Vancouver Intl

1 stop

31h 00m
C$ 1,823

Air New Zealand

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Deal found 1/19/22

22 Jun. - 5 Jul.
YVR

Vancouver Intl

CNS

Cairns

2 stops

28h 10m
CNS

Cairns

YVR

Vancouver Intl

2 stops

52h 43m
C$ 1,856

Air New Zealand

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Deal found 1/19/22

One-way flights to Cairns from Canada

The cheapest one-way flights from Canada to Cairns
1 Feb.
YYZ

Toronto Pearson Intl

CNS

Cairns

3 stops

32h 35m
C$ 1,664

Qantas Airways

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Deal found 1/18/22

1 Feb.
YYZ

Toronto Pearson Intl

CNS

Cairns

3 stops

32h 35m
C$ 1,666

Qantas Airways

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Deal found 1/19/22

1 Feb.
YYZ

Toronto Pearson Intl

CNS

Cairns

3 stops

32h 35m
C$ 1,678

Qantas Airways

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Deal found 1/20/22

Related info for your journey

Useful info, stats and facts about Canada to Cairns flights.

What airport do you fly into for flights to Cairns from Canada?

Located just 4.4 km from the city centre, Cairns (CNS) is the airport most travelers will use when flying to Cairns from Canada.

Which airlines flying from Canada to Cairns have flexible cancellations due to COVID-19?

Some of our airline partners flying from Canada to Cairns have new flexible policies in place due to COVID-19. Air Canada, Virgin Australia, and Air New Zealand are some of the carriers where you may find flexible cancellation policies. You can use our site to filter for airlines like Air Canada with this kind of flexibility.

Can I find flights from Canada to Cairns for under C$ 1,800 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Canada to Cairns for under C$ 1,800. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Air New Zealand for just C$ 1,784, but on average you can expect to pay C$ 2,102.

What are the most popular routes from Canada to Cairns?

While some choose either Toronto Pearson Intl - Cairns or Abbotsford - Cairns, Vancouver Intl - Cairns is the most popular route from Canada to Cairns.

What are the most popular airlines that fly from Canada to Cairns?

The most popular airlines flying from Canada to Cairns are Air Canada, Cathay Pacific and Air New Zealand. Something to consider prior to booking your flight.

What are the cheapest flights from Canada to Cairns?

On average you can expect to pay C$ 3,453 for a flight from Canada to Cairns. The cheapest flight overall is C$ 3,453 while the most popular route, (Vancouver Intl - Cairns) is currently priced at C$ 1,784.

Can I fly to Cairns from Canada right now?

Information is based on travel restrictions from Canada to Cairns

Most visitors from Canada will not be allowed to enter Cairns.

COVID-19 testing requirements
Visitors from Canada must present a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) test taken 72 hours before departing to Cairns.

Quarantine requirements
Visitors from Canada are not required to quarantine after entering Cairns.

Documents
Travel Authorization Form - Travelers who are not in an exempt category may request an individual exemption to Australia's travel restrictions using this form.


Can I fly back to Canada from Cairns?

Returning to Canada from Cairns

COVID-19 testing requirements
Visitors from Cairns must present a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) test taken 72 hours before departing to Canada.

Quarantine requirements
Visitors from Cairns are not required to quarantine after entering Canada.

Top 4 airlines flying from Canada to Cairns

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users travelling from Canada to Cairns choose most often. Cheapest and average prices are based on aggregated data from the past 12 months.
AirlineCheapestAverageFlexibilityOn-timeCOVID-19 safety
Qantas Airways
CheapestC$ 1,179
AverageC$ 1,624
FlexibilityNo cancel fee
On-time74%
COVID-19 safety
Air Canada
CheapestC$ 1,306
AverageC$ 1,832
FlexibilityNo cancel fee
On-time67%
COVID-19 safety
Air New Zealand
CheapestC$ 1,610
AverageC$ 1,633
FlexibilityNo cancel fee
On-time78%
COVID-19 safety
Virgin Australia
CheapestC$ 1,777
AverageC$ 2,012
FlexibilityNo cancel fee
On-time80%
COVID-19 safety