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Cheap Flights to Brisbane from Cairns

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Cairns to Brisbane route information

Origin Airport Cairns Intl.
Destination Airport Brisbane
Airlines Serving Jetstar, Qantas Airways, Tigerair Australia, Virgin Australia
Flight Price AU$145
Distance 1,384 km

Cheap CNS to BNE Flights

  • How long is the flight from CNS to BNE?

    If you're able to take the direct flight (which is offered by Qantas), you will be able to leave CNS at 7:25 PM AEST and get to BNE at 9:30 PM AEST (two hours and five minutes).
  • How many flights are there per day from Cairns to Brisbane?

    The number of flight times varies by day, but on average, CNS to BNE sees 21 different choices. Compared to the average route departing AU with eight flight times, you'll have more choices than most.
  • What is the cheapest day of the week to fly from Cairns to Brisbane?

    The cheapest day to fly to Brisbane from Cairns is on Thursday. So, if you want to save some money on your next getaway look for flights on Thursday.
  • How long does it take to fly from Cairns to Brisbane?

    If you are flying on Qantas, your flight will be about two hours and five minutes. For example, if you were to leave Cairns at 7:25 PM AEST, you would get to Brisbane at 9:30 PM AEST.
  • How much is a plane ticket to Brisbane (BNE) from Cairns (CNS)?

    Prices range from $263 to $692. Booking in advance can normally help you get the cheapest rate. Prices tend to be cheaper the further out you book.
  • What is the cheapest date to fly to Brisbane?

    If you are needing to save funds, look at Dec 19th. As of Dec 9th, it's showing the cheapest ticket at $329. That is 20% below the average for this route, so you can spend that extra money on having an amazing time Brisbane.
  • How long do most people stay on their visit to Brisbane?

    Of course, you're not most people, but if you were, you'd stay about 10 days.

CNS to BNE Flights

Cairns and Brisbane Airports

Why not head south for a holiday? Flights to Brisbane are easy to come by out of Cairns International Airport (CNS). Qantas, Virgin Blue and Jetstar have several daily flights to multiple cities around Australia, so scoring cheap flights from Cairns to Brisbane is a breeze. Already have your bags packed? Get to the airport via a taxi, which can drop you off at domestic terminal 1, or take the Sunbus. The Airport Connect is another bus service that connects the airport to the Translink public transport network at the north and southbound bus stops at Sheridan Street. Buses leave around every 30 minutes, and luggage trailers are available for those with bigger bags. If you prefer to drive yourself, long- and short-term parking is adjacent to both terminals. Then sit back and enjoy all that Cairns flight deals have to offer!

Once you land at Brisbane Airport (BNE), head to the food and beverage areas on level 2 to take advantage of the strongest free Wi-Fi signals. From there, sort out your transportation. Our selection of rental cars in Brisbane are an excellent option and give you the freedom to go where you want when you want. If you prefer to leave the driving to the professionals, Con-x-ion is a door-to-door coach that will take you directly from the airport into town. Alternatively, Airtrain departs to Brisbane every 15 minutes on peak hours from both terminals. If you have a ride already, get picked up on level 2 arrivals road in front of the terminal, while level 4 departures road is for drop offs. Parking is plentiful with ParkLong, ParkShort, and ParkValet options.

Route Information

On Cairns to Brisbane flights, you traverse almost 1,400 km of coastline in just over two hours. Settle in, order a refreshing beverage, and marvel over being in a completely different location in the time it takes to watch a good movie.

Fly South TodayWhether you’re headed to the Lone Pine Koala Sanctuary or the Queensland Gallery of Modern Art, find cheap flights to Brisbane from Cairns here on Expedia.com.au, and keep extra cash to see all the sights. Search hotels as well as airfare, and book your stay today!

Whether you’re headed to the Lone Pine Koala Sanctuary or the Queensland Gallery of Modern Art, find cheap flights to Brisbane from Cairns here on Expedia.com.au, and keep extra cash to see all the sights. Search hotels as well as airfare, and book your stay today!

Sep 15, 2019

Everything was good from check in to collecting baggage

Jul 22, 2019

Outdated entertainment system

Jul 4, 2019

Great staff, excellent additions/extras. Thoroughly satisfied.

Jun 28, 2019

Information on flight good

Feb 12, 2019

3 hours late.

Feb 8, 2019

Friendly feel about the whole experience and staff. Eager to help. Used Tiger again since!

Feb 8, 2019

Clean, efficient and very helpful staff! Thank you!

Feb 6, 2019

I asked not to get restricted reclining seats and and was told our seat were not restricted but all 6 seat were.

Feb 3, 2019

Very kindkys staf. Flying on time

Nov 17, 2018

left on time and arrived earlier than scheduled arrival time