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Melbourne to Cairns Flights

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Selected fares from Melbourne to Cairns

Departure Arrival Travel dates Round-trip
MEL CNS Thu, Nov 13 - Sun, Nov 23 $294
MEL CNS Tue, Feb 10 - Tue, Feb 17 $376

Melbourne and Cairns airports and terminals

Airports in Melbourne VI, AU
map of airports in Melbourne
  • 1

    Melbourne Airport (MEL)

    Distance from City Center: 12.3 miles

    Terminals and carriers for flights from MEL to CNS

    Terminal Carriers
    Terminal 1 Qantas
  • 2

    Avalon (AVV)

    Distance from City Center: 31.1 miles

  • 3

    Geelong Airport (GEX)

    Distance from City Center: 45 miles

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Airports in Cairns QL, AU
map of airports in Cairns
  • 1

    Cairns Airport (CNS)

    Distance from City Center: 3.6 miles

    Terminals and carriers for flights from MEL to CNS

    Terminal Carriers
    Terminal 2 Qantas
    Terminal D Qantas
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Cheap flights from Melbourne to Cairns

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Prices are round trip per person (conditions apply)

November

Lowest roundtrip airfare in November from Melbourne to Cairns

Travel dates Departure Arrival Stops: Round-trip
Leave Thu, Nov 13 Melbourne (MEL) Cairns (CNS) Virgin Australia $294
Earn $2.94
Return Sun, Nov 23 Cairns (CNS) Melbourne (MEL) Virgin Australia
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December

Lowest roundtrip airfare in December from Melbourne to Cairns

Travel dates Departure Arrival Stops: Round-trip
Leave Mon, Dec 29 Melbourne (MEL) Cairns (CNS) Virgin Australia $530
Earn $5.30
Return Fri, Jan 2 Cairns (CNS) Melbourne (MEL) Virgin Australia
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Interesting facts about flights from Melbourne to Cairns

    • 1 direct flights are operating from Melbourne to Cairns today.
    • Today's average time for a direct flight is 3h 25m.
    • Qantas flight 702 (4:30 AM GMT, Boeing 737-800 (Winglets) Passenger) is today's earliest available flight from Melbourne to Cairns.
    • Qantas flight 702 (4:30 AM GMT, Boeing 737-800 (Winglets) Passenger) is today's latest available flight from Melbourne to Cairns.
    • Today's shortest direct flight from Melbourne to Cairns (Qantas flight 702, Boeing 737-800 (Winglets) Passenger) takes 3h 25m.
    • Today's longest direct flight from Melbourne to Cairns (Qantas flight 702, Boeing 737-800 (Winglets) Passenger) takes 3h 25m.
    • Flights from Avalon (AVV), Geelong Airport (GEX), Melbourne Airport (MEL) to Cairns Airport (CNS) are available for this route.

Aircraft options between Melbourne and Cairns

Equipment Carrier
Boeing 737-800 (Winglets) Passenger Qantas