Cheap flights from Vancouver to Cairns

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Vancouver (YVR) to Cairns (CNS)

8CA - CNS
Price
C$ 1,089 - C$ 2,741
CNS
Temperature
26 - 31 °C
CNS
Rainfall
27 - 436 mm

Popular in

January

High demand for flights, 39% potential price rise

Cheapest in

August

Best time to find cheap flights, 35% potential price drop

Average price

C$ 1,569

Average for round-trip flights in February 2021

Round-trip from

C$ 1,089

From Vancouver to Cairns

Flight route prices based on searches on Cheapflights within the last 3 days, monthly prices based on aggregated historical data.
What is the cheapest day to fly round-trip from Vancouver to Cairns?

Leaving on a Thursday is a viable option for saving on travel. Heavily demanded days of the week can typically drive up the prices you see. Booking your travel for a less competitive day can save up to 51% on the overall cost on flights from Vancouver to Cairns.

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

Travellers have found it’s best to book a flight 60 days in advance to save up to 14% compared to booking the same week of travel. As your travel date approaches, the cost of this flight route may potentially increase. While opting to book 60 days out may not be an option for all, there are still additional ways to secure a deal in the near future. You might find a flight from Vancouver to Cairns 1-2 weeks in advance for as low as C$ 1,962, or C$ 1,968 for flights within the next 24 hours.

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

The best pricing can be found in the month of May. Prices to Cairns from Vancouver average C$ 1,741. You can even find prices in May for less than C$ 1,741, as users have found deals to Cairns from as low as C$ 1,319. The month of January appears to be one of the more expensive times to travel to Cairns from Vancouver. Flying in the targeted month can save you up to 36%.

When is the cheapest time to fly from Vancouver to Cairns (8CA - CNS)?

A simple way to save on the total cost of your ticket is to fly from Vancouver to Cairns in the morning. If you’re flexible enough to do this you can expect to save up to 20% on your trip compared to booking a flight in the evening.

Cheap flights from Vancouver to Cairns in February, March 2021

11 Mar - 17 Apr
C$ 5,151pp
YVR
Vancouver Intl
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
CNS
Cairns
CNS
Cairns
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
YVR
Vancouver Intl
11 Mar - 17 Apr
C$ 9,514pp
YVR
Vancouver Intl
Multiple Airlines
     
3 STOPS
CNS
Cairns
CNS
Cairns
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
YVR
Vancouver Intl
11 Mar - 17 Apr
C$ 9,539pp
YVR
Vancouver Intl
Multiple Airlines
     
3 STOPS
CNS
Cairns
CNS
Cairns
Multiple Airlines
     
3 STOPS
YVR
Vancouver Intl

Vancouver to Cairns 2021 flight deals

27 Nov - 31 Dec
C$ 2,203pp
YVR
Vancouver Intl
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
CNS
Cairns
CNS
Cairns
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
YVR
Vancouver Intl
28 Nov - 31 Dec
C$ 2,211pp
YVR
Vancouver Intl
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
CNS
Cairns
CNS
Cairns
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
YVR
Vancouver Intl
27 Nov - 31 Dec
C$ 2,220pp
YVR
Vancouver Intl
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
CNS
Cairns
CNS
Cairns
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
YVR
Vancouver Intl

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Flight FAQs

From Vancouver to Cairns

Can I find flights from Vancouver to Cairns for under C$ 5,274 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Vancouver to Cairns for under C$ 5,274. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Multiple Airlines for just C$ 5,151, but on average you can expect to pay C$ 8,038.

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

Due to the rapidly changing circumstances due to COVID-19, airlines like Air Canada, Qantas Airways, and Cathay Pacific flying from Vancouver to Cairns have implemented new flexible cancellation policies.

Are there direct flights from Vancouver to Cairns for under C$ 5,149 on Cheapflights?

There are no direct flights from Vancouver to Cairns, but Cheapflights can provide you with all the information you need to find the fastest route with the fewest stops.

Is Vancouver weather warmer or cooler than Cairns?

You can imagine temperatures to be in the 31 °C range in January. The weather in Cairns is generally hotter than Vancouver's. As flight availability is subject to become more limited as peak season approaches it is ideal to book in a timely manner.

Destination information for Cairns

Today's exchange rate
C$ 1 = $1.01
Average temperature for February in Cairns
31.0 °C
Avg rainfall for February in Cairns
436.0 mm

Airports servicing Vancouver

Vancouver Coal Harbour (CXH)

Airports servicing Cairns

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