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Cairns to Melbourne Flights

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Selected fares from Cairns to Melbourne

Departure Arrival Travel dates Round-trip
CNS MEL Fri, Sep 5 - Mon, Sep 8 $454
CNS MEL Fri, Oct 10 - Sun, Oct 12 $464

Cairns and Melbourne airports and terminals

Airports in Cairns QL, AU
map of airports in Cairns
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    Cairns Airport (CNS)

    Distance from City Center: 3.6 miles

    Terminals and carriers for flights from CNS to MEL

    Terminal Carriers
    Terminal 2 Qantas
    Terminal D Qantas
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Airports in Melbourne VI, AU
map of airports in Melbourne
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    Melbourne Airport (MEL)

    Distance from City Center: 12.3 miles

    Terminals and carriers for flights from CNS to MEL

    Terminal Carriers
    Terminal 1 Qantas
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    Avalon (AVV)

    Distance from City Center: 31.1 miles

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    Geelong Airport (GEX)

    Distance from City Center: 45 miles

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Cheap flights from Cairns to Melbourne

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Featured Melbourne Airport Hotels

Hotel only $185

PARKROYAL Melbourne Airport

4 stars
4.4 / 5 8 reviews

Arrival Drive Melbourne Airport, Tullamarine Map

...Modern hotel conveniently connected to Melbourne Airport Perfect for business travelers, the Hilton Melbourne Airport is the only hotel connected by walkway to the Melbourne International... More

Hotel only $147

Holiday Inn MELBOURNE AIRPORT

4 stars
3.8 / 5 5 reviews

10-14 CENTRE ROAD Map

...Comfort, convenience near Melbourne Airport The 8-story Holiday Inn Melbourne Airport is located mere blocks from Melbourne International Airport and about 30 minutes from downtown.... All... More

Hotel only $123

Quality Hotel Melbourne Airport

4 stars
5.0 / 5 1 reviews

265 Mickleham Road Map

...Situated 4 Kilometers from Melbournes International Airport and accessible by 24 hour courtesy shuttle.... Quality hotel Melbourne Airport is the place to stay on your way in or out of Melbourne... More

Hotel only $130

Mantra Tullamarine Hotel

3 stars
4.0 / 5 1 reviews

2-12 Trade Park Dr Map

...Mantra Tullamarine is located on the Corner of Melrose and Trade Park Drive Less than five minutes drive from Melbourne International Airport.... Melbourne Airport cosmopolitan Melbourne CBD and... More

Airport Tourist Village Melbourne

3 stars
5.0 / 5 1 reviews

37 Ardlie Street Map

Airport Tourist Village Melbourne is an attractive, modern park with excellent facilities which is located just minutes from Melbourne's domestic and international airports and is an easy trip by... More

Hotel only $94

Mantra Tullamarine Airport Melbourne

4 stars
4.0 / 5 7 reviews

Cnr of Melrose & Trade Park Drive Map

Inc FREE Transfers from Tullamarine Airport

...Modern hotel near Melbourne Airport with pool.... More

September

Cheapest weekend flights in September from Cairns to Melbourne

Travel dates Departure Arrival Stops: Round-trip
Leave Fri, Sep 5 Cairns (CNS) Melbourne (MEL) Qantas $454
Earn $4.54
Return Mon, Sep 8 Melbourne (MEL) Cairns (CNS) Qantas

Lowest roundtrip airfare in September from Cairns to Melbourne

Travel dates Departure Arrival Stops: Round-trip
Leave Fri, Sep 5 Cairns (CNS) Melbourne (MEL) Qantas $454
Earn $4.54
Return Mon, Sep 8 Melbourne (MEL) Cairns (CNS) Qantas
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October

Cheapest weekend flights in October from Cairns to Melbourne

Travel dates Departure Arrival Stops: Round-trip
Leave Fri, Oct 10 Cairns (CNS) Melbourne (MEL) Virgin Australia $464
Earn $4.64
Return Sun, Oct 12 Melbourne (MEL) Cairns (CNS) Virgin Australia

Lowest roundtrip airfare in October from Cairns to Melbourne

Travel dates Departure Arrival Stops: Round-trip
Leave Fri, Oct 10 Cairns (CNS) Melbourne (MEL) Virgin Australia $464
Earn $4.64
Return Sun, Oct 12 Melbourne (MEL) Cairns (CNS) Virgin Australia
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Interesting facts about flights from Cairns to Melbourne

    • 1 direct flights are operating from Cairns to Melbourne today.
    • Today's average time for a direct flight is 3h 25m.
    • Qantas flight 703 (8:40 AM GMT, Boeing 737-800 (Winglets) Passenger) is today's earliest available flight from Cairns to Melbourne.
    • Qantas flight 703 (8:40 AM GMT, Boeing 737-800 (Winglets) Passenger) is today's latest available flight from Cairns to Melbourne.
    • Today's shortest direct flight from Cairns to Melbourne (Qantas flight 703, Boeing 737-800 (Winglets) Passenger) takes 3h 25m.
    • Today's longest direct flight from Cairns to Melbourne (Qantas flight 703, Boeing 737-800 (Winglets) Passenger) takes 3h 25m.
    • Flights from Cairns Airport (CNS) to Avalon (AVV), Geelong Airport (GEX), Melbourne Airport (MEL) are available for this route.

Aircraft options between Cairns and Melbourne

Equipment Carrier
Boeing 737-800 (Winglets) Passenger Qantas