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Cheap Flights to Sydney from Cairns

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Cairns to Sydney route information

Origin Airport Cairns Intl.
Destination Airport Kingsford Smith Intl.
Airlines Serving Jetstar, Qantas Airways, Tigerair Australia, Virgin Australia
Flight Price AU$185
Distance 1,960 km

Cheap CNS to SYD Flights

  • How long does it take to fly from Cairns to Sydney?

    If you're able to take the direct flight (which is offered by Jetstar), you will be able to leave CNS at 4:30 PM AEST and get to SYD at 8:25 PM AEST (two hours and 55 minutes). Remember, there is a one hour time difference.
  • Can I change the date of my flight?

    Yes, you can adjust your departure or arrival date. If you want to save some funds in doing so, the lowest-cost day to fly in October is Tuesday. Flexibility is key when booking travel to help keep costs down.
  • What is the cheapest day of the week to fly from Cairns to Sydney?

    The cheapest day to fly to Sydney from Cairns is on Tuesday. If you want to save some cash on your next holiday look for flights on Tuesday.
  • What is the cheapest date to fly to Sydney?

    As of Sep 16th, the best day for deals to Sydney (SYD) is Oct 16th. It's a corker at $237, which is 29% below this route's average price.
  • Which airline has the least delays from Cairns to Sydney?

    Booking with Jetstar means you will arrive to Sydney around the time you were supposed to. In fact, this airline has a 79% average for getting there on time.
  • How many flights are there per day from Cairns to Sydney?

    Depending on the day of the week, the number of flight times will change, but on average there are 15. You'll have more choices on this route than most others departing Australia.
  • Is there a day that has more departure times to choose from than other days?

    Saturday has the greatest variety of flight times for Cairns to Sydney with 16. Friday currently offers the least amount of flight times with 15 options.

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Sep 9, 2019

The entertainment in plane wasn't working.

Apr 22, 2019

The staff at check in and on board were amazing and took such great care of me. I was so grateful.

Jan 25, 2019

Lots of long lines and Baggage was slow to arrive were the only issues

Dec 23, 2018

We were about 20 mins early for check in and even though there were a couple of free counters, we were asked to come later.

Nov 21, 2018

waited too long for bags at Carousal

Sep 14, 2018

Super quick needs landmark commentary

Jul 25, 2018

Canbin nice fresh feeling air was great

Jul 23, 2018

There was a medical emergency and the staff handled it with exceptional professionalism. I was very impressed by the attentiveness of the flight attendants overall.

Jul 21, 2018

Excellent staff onboard helped with restless kids

Jun 14, 2018

What a difference cabin crew can make to your flight. Identical aircraft, service and ports but a very different existence.. crew CNS tobSyd much more engaged available and friendly