Flight Routes from Cairns to Brisbane

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The lowest prices to Brisbane within the past 7 days were AU$95 for one-way flights and AU$150 for return flights for the period specified. Prices and availability are subject to change. Additional terms apply.

13 Sep. 2018

Was impressed that we took off on time and arrived into Brisbane early due to tailwind

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Cairns to Brisbane · Jetstar
16 Jul. 2018

Unexpectedly, there were no delays or dramas.

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Cairns to Brisbane · Tigerair Australia
9 Jun. 2018

Great flight

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Cairns to Brisbane · Jetstar

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FAQs about flights from Cairns, QLD Airport (CNS-Cairns Intl.) to Brisbane, QLD Airport (BNE)

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

If you're catching a flight from Cairns, QLD Airport (CNS-Cairns Intl.) to Brisbane, QLD Airport (BNE) and would like info about health guidelines or travel advice, be sure to visit our Covid-19 Travel Advisor. Here you'll find everything you should know before booking your ticket.

How long is the flight from Cairns, QLD Airport (CNS-Cairns Intl.) to BNE?

The flight from Cairns Intl. Airport (CNS) to Brisbane Airport lasts only about 2 hours and 5 minutes, so you can forget about jet lag. That's right, you can leave your ergonomically designed neck pillows and 600-page books at home.

Are there non-stop flights between Cairns Airport and Brisbane Airport (BNE)?

Ahhhh. Don't you just love companies competing for your hard-earned dollar? The route between CNS and Brisbane Airport is big in the airline business. Take a look at Qantas and Virgin Australia to find out what's up for grabs.

Can I cancel or change my flight to Brisbane, QLD Airport (BNE)?

If your Brisbane, QLD Airport (BNE) 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 Cairns Intl. Airport (CNS) to Brisbane Airport?

Looking to score a flight which travels directly from Cairns to Brisbane? If you'd prefer not to stop in some dodgy airport along the way, look up Qantas (QF). This airline offers 134 flights between these cities each month. Want to shop around? Suit yourself. See what's on offer with Virgin Australia (VA), which has 93 flights every month.

How many flights are flown between CNS and Brisbane, QLD Airport (BNE)?

About 12 flights cruise the route between Cairns, QLD Airport (CNS-Cairns Intl.) and Brisbane Airport every day. A getaway in Brisbane is the kinda thing you can lock in right up 'til the last second.

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

Qantas, Virgin Australia and Jetstar 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 lastminute.com.au 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 lastminute.com.au, 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 lastminute.com.au 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 lastminute.com.au 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 lastminute.com.au 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 lastminute.com.au in 2019 saved over 50% when their return flights consisted of two different airlines or fare types.

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

Cairns Intl. to Brisbane Flight
Origin AirportCairns Intl.
Origin City NameCairns
Destination AirportBrisbane
Destination City NameBrisbane
Number Of Airlines Serving3
Popular AirlineJetstar
Distance1384 km

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