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Flight Routes from Townsville to Cairns

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Amazing TSV to CNS Flight Deals

The lowest prices to Cairns Intl. within the past 7 days were AU$140 for one-way flights and AU$279 for return flights for the period specified. Prices and availability are subject to change. Additional terms apply.

Thu., 20 May
TSV
Townsville
CNS
Cairns
AU$140
Regional Express
Fri., 28 May
TSV
Townsville
CNS
Cairns
AU$160
Qantas Airways
Thu., 20 May
TSV
Townsville
CNS
Cairns
AU$197
Qantas Airways
Fri., 21 May
TSV
Townsville
CNS
Cairns
AU$239
Qantas Airways
Tue., 25 May - Thu., 27 May
TSV
Townsville
CNS
Cairns
AU$279
Regional Express
Thu., 20 May
TSV
Townsville
CNS
Cairns
AU$285
Qantas Airways
Tue., 8 Jun.
TSV
Townsville
CNS
Cairns
AU$294
Qantas Airways
Thu., 20 May - Mon., 24 May
TSV
Townsville
CNS
Cairns
AU$299
Regional Express
Tue., 25 May - Fri., 4 Jun.
TSV
Townsville
CNS
Cairns
AU$308
Regional Express
Tue., 25 May - Tue., 25 May
TSV
Townsville
CNS
Cairns
AU$319
Qantas Airways
Thu., 20 May - Mon., 24 May
TSV
Townsville
CNS
Cairns
AU$336
Regional Express
Fri., 28 May - Sat., 29 May
TSV
Townsville
CNS
Cairns
AU$356
Qantas Airways
29 Mar. 2018

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Townsville to Cairns · Qantas Airways

FAQs about flights from Townsville, QLD Airport (TSV) to Cairns, QLD Airport (CNS-Cairns Intl.)

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

Our Covid-19 Travel Advisor has all the info you need to know about health guidelines and travel advice when flying from Townsville, QLD Airport (TSV) to Cairns, QLD Airport (CNS-Cairns Intl.).

How long is the flight from Townsville, QLD Airport (TSV) to Cairns Airport?

Your flight from Townsville to Cairns usually only takes around 55 minutes. We ought to warn you — if you order a few drinks from the drinks trolley, you might have a hard time blaming the grogginess on jet lag!

Are there non-stop flights between Townsville, QLD Airport (TSV) and Cairns, QLD Airport (CNS-Cairns Intl.)?

Sure, running is good — but not when you're trying to catch a connecting flight. You can skip that when travelling from Townsville Airport (TSV) to CNS. There are multiple airlines that offer direct flights, including Qantas and Rex Regional Express.

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 Townsville Airport (TSV) to Cairns Airport?

Love getting your travel on but hate wasting time at the airport? Yup, we see you nodding. You'll be stoked to know that travelling from Townsville Airport (TSV) to Cairns Intl. Airport (CNS) is super easy, with a heap of airlines offering nonstop flights. Take a peek at these fave picks:

  • Rex Regional Express - (ZL) with 82 flights every month
  • Qantas - (QF) with 188 flights every month
  • Alliance Airlines - (QQ) with 82 flights every month
  • Rex Regional Express - (ZL) with 82 flights every month
  • Alliance Airlines - (QQ) with 82 flights every month
  • Qantas - (QF) with 188 flights every month
How many flights are flown between Townsville Intl. Airport and Cairns, QLD Airport (CNS-Cairns Intl.)?

Jumping on a flight from Townsville to Cairns is a walk in the park, with 3 daily services to pick from. Now's the time to get cracking with that packing!

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.

Townsville to Cairns Intl. Flight
Origin AirportTownsville
Origin City NameTownsville
Destination AirportCairns Intl.
Destination City NameCairns
Number Of Airlines Serving3
Popular AirlineQantas Airways
Distance283 km

Last Minute Townsville to Cairns Flights

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*Prices are "from" prices based on the lowest available fare on the sample travel dates for one adult and will be confirmed prior to any payment being made. The price is not guaranteed until paid in full by cleared funds and your tickets are issued. Fees may apply for checked baggage. There may be an additional fee based on your payment type and flight selected. Total purchase price, inclusive of any applicable fees, is displayed on the flight details page prior to booking confirmation. Blackout dates and other restrictions may apply. Fares may be non-refundable (subject to applicable laws) and are not transferable. Name changes may not be permitted.Offers are subject to availability and may be discontinued without notice. Conditions apply.