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The lowest prices to Cairns Intl. within the past 7 days were AU$152 for one-way flights and AU$182 for return flights for the period specified. Prices and availability are subject to change. Additional terms apply.

18 Jun. 2019

Great trip smooth flight on time plane clean staff terrific highly recommend.

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Adelaide to Cairns · Jetstar
28 Jul. 2018

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Adelaide to Cairns · Jetstar

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FAQs about flights from Adelaide, SA Airport (ADL) to Cairns, QLD Airport (CNS-Cairns Intl.)

Is it possible to fly from Adelaide, SA Airport (ADL) to Cairns, QLD Airport (CNS-Cairns Intl.) at the moment?

The Covid-19 Travel Advisor will fill you in about any health guidelines and travel advice reports when flying in from Adelaide, SA Airport (ADL) to Cairns, QLD Airport (CNS-Cairns Intl.).

How long is the flight from ADL to CNS?

5 hours and 31 minutes. Or thereabouts. Yep, you'll be in your seat for a while. (Gimme a cold drink and take this crying baby away, amirite?)

Are there non-stop flights between Adelaide Airport and CNS?

Made the decision at the lastminute to go away for a little break? There are multiple airlines offering direct flights from Old Noarlunga to Mooroobool, including Jetstar and Qantas.

Can I cancel or change my flight to Cairns, QLD Airport (CNS-Cairns Intl.)?

If your Cairns, QLD Airport (CNS-Cairns Intl.) holiday plans have been upended, you may be able to make a no-change-fee cancellation and score a credit for your next lastminute escape. That getaway will just have to wait! Log in to your account to find out what your options are. For more info, head to our Customer Service Portal.

What airlines fly non-stop from Adelaide Airport to CNS?

You won't have to endure boring stopovers or resort to dodgy airport food if you're travelling from Adelaide to Cairns. There are several airlines that advertise direct flights. Jetstar (JQ) is one popular option, operating 34 flights monthly. Your options don't end there, though. Qantas (QF) operates 17 flights every month. Pick one. Lock it in. You're away!

How many flights are flown between Adelaide, SA Airport (ADL) and Cairns Airport?

Taking a flight from Adelaide to Cairns is a walk in the park, with 30 daily services to pick from. Get cracking with your packing!

Can you tell me what airlines have COVID-19 rules and social distancing if I'm planning on taking a flight?

Qantas, Jetstar and Virgin Australia have got you covered if you're concerned about COVID-19. They all have social distancing rules and COVID-19 measures in place, that may include cleaning with disinfectant and providing passenger masks, to give you as much confidence as possible during your flight.

What are the cheapest days to book a flight?

Looking at travel demand in 2020, Friday is often the best day to book flights, when prices are generally at their cheapest. You may be tempted to wait to finalise your booking early into the week, but our data tells us ticket prices can creep up earlier in the week, especially on Tuesdays. Something to consider when planning your next holiday!

What is the cheapest month to fly?

Here's the lowdown on the lowest airfares: March is the cheapest month to fly. When looking at 2020 flight demand on, flights departing in March generally have the lowest ticket prices. As for the most expensive month to fly, our demand data found that on average, airfares are highest in June.

How can I book cheap flights?

Get a little creative when booking your next trip to save big time! You don't have to stick to the one airline or fare type for your return trip, so consider mixing and matching to get the most savings. Is it worth it? Well in 2020, savvy shoppers on saved over 45% when they booked return flights with two different airlines or fare types. The good news is we can help you mix and match to find the best deal… just start shopping!

How far in advance can you book a flight?

Itching to book your dream trip? We totally get it. You can start looking at flights on as early as 12 months in advance, but just keep in mind some airlines may not release all their available fares that early. But good news for last minute travellers, with 2020 data proving spontaneous travellers can still bag a bargain with some of the cheapest airfares appearing 2-4 weeks prior to travel.

How can I save money on airline tickets?

Here's an insider tip—you can save big on flights if you mix and match your airlines and fare types. In fact, travellers who booked flights on in 2019 saved over 50% when their return flights consisted of two different airlines or fare types.

*According to flight demand on from January to December 2020. Savings are subject to change and may vary depending on selections made.

Adelaide to Cairns Intl. Flight
Origin AirportAdelaide
Origin City NameAdelaide
Destination AirportCairns Intl.
Destination City NameCairns
Number Of Airlines Serving3
Popular AirlineJetstar
Distance2120 km

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