Flights from New York to Cairns

Selected fares from New York to Cairns

Departure Arrival Travel dates Round-trip
NYC CNS Mon, Feb 8 - Sat, Feb 20 $1,968
NYC CNS Wed, Nov 18 - Sun, Nov 22 $2,028
NYC CNS Thu, Oct 15 - Sun, Oct 18 $2,136
NYC CNS Mon, Feb 8 - Sat, Feb 20 $2,144
NYC CNS Wed, Nov 18 - Sun, Nov 22 $2,228
NYC CNS Mon, Feb 8 - Sat, Feb 20 $2,278
NYC CNS Thu, Oct 15 - Sun, Oct 18 $2,785
NYC CNS Thu, Oct 8 - Sun, Oct 11 $2,961
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Highlighted price = Cheapest round-trip flights

Prices are round trip per person (conditions apply)

New York and Cairns airports and terminals

Airports in New York NY, US

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    LaGuardia Airport (LGA)

    Distance from City Center: 6.1 miles

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    John F. Kennedy International Airport (JFK)

    Distance from City Center: 13.1 miles

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    Newark Liberty International Airport (EWR)

    Distance from City Center: 10.5 miles

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Airports in Cairns QL, AU

map of airports in Cairns
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    Cairns Airport (CNS)

    Distance from City Center: 3.6 miles

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October

Cheapest weekend flights in October from New York to Cairns

Travel dates Departure Arrival Stops: Round-trip
Leave Thu, Oct 15 New York (JFK) Cairns (CNS) Qatar Airways $2,136
Earn $21.36
Return Sun, Oct 18 Cairns (CNS) New York (JFK) Qatar Airways

Lowest roundtrip airfare in October from New York to Cairns

Travel dates Departure Arrival Stops: Round-trip
Leave Thu, Oct 15 New York (JFK) Cairns (CNS) Qatar Airways $2,136
Earn $21.36
Return Sun, Oct 18 Cairns (CNS) New York (JFK) Qatar Airways
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November

Lowest roundtrip airfare in November from New York to Cairns

Travel dates Departure Arrival Stops: Round-trip
Leave Wed, Nov 18 New York (JFK) Cairns (CNS) Virgin Australia $2,028
Earn $20.28
Return Sun, Nov 22 Cairns (CNS) New York (JFK) Virgin Australia
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Flights to Cairns

Airports in New York

Three airports service the New York metropolitan area: John F. Kennedy (JFK) International Airport, LaGuardia Airport and Newark Liberty International Airport. JFK is located 20 miles from Manhattan on JFK Access Road. LaGuardia is located 6.5 miles from Manhattan on Ditmars Boulevard. Newark is located 16 miles from Manhattan on Brewster Road in Newark, New Jersey. Numerous airlines service the three airports, including North American, JetBlue and United Airlines. The Orbitz.com website can find you cheap flights from New York to any domestic or international destination.

Parking and Transportation

All three airports have long-term parking options available. JFK and Newark both charge $18 per day for long-term parking. The long-term parking at LaGuardia Airport costs $33 per day for the first two days, and $18 per day for each additional day. The NYC Airporter shuttle takes passengers from New York to JFK and LaGuardia airports. The bus fare is $12.75 to LaGuardia and $15.75 to JFK. The subway also runs between Manhattan, LaGuardia and JFK. Cab fare from Manhattan runs between $30 and $50, depending on which airport you're heading to. If you need access to a vehicle when you arrive at your destination, Orbitz.com can reserve a rental car for you.

Dining at the Airports

If you need to grab a bite to eat before your flight, all three airports have on-site restaurants. Some of the dining options include McDonald's, Dunkin' Donuts and Starbucks. Using Orbitz.com to find cheap flights from New York means that all of your travel details are handled before you arrive at the airport. This gives you plenty of time to relax and enjoy a meal before your flight.

Cairns Airport in Queensland

Cheap flights to Cairns, vacation packages, and more are available at Orbitz.com to help you plan your Queensland vacation. You'll arrive at Cairns Airport, located about 4 miles north of downtown Cairns. The airport handles both domestic and international flights. Airlines served by Cairns Airport include Qantas, Jetstar, Cathay Pacific, and United Airlines.

Transportation from the Airport

Many travelers arriving at Cairns Airport opt to take a taxi into town. A typical fare from the airport to downtown Cairns is approximately $25. Both the international and domestic terminals have a designated taxi queue. Travelers may also opt to privately book a limousine transfer to their hotel. Another alternative is to rent a car from Avis, Budget, Europcar, or another car rental agency located at the airport. Shuttle bus transport service from Sun Palm Transport Group to designated locations in town is another option.

Weather Conditions in Cairns

Cairns is a tropical city, so temperatures tend to be fairly mild all year long. The winter months, which occur between May and August in the southern hemisphere, tend to have average temperatures ranging from the 60s at night into the high 70s during the day. The summer months of December through February have night lows in the 70s and daytime highs in the high 80s.

Visitor Attractions in Cairns

Outdoor activities in Cairns are always popular. Visitors can choose from wildlife tours, whitewater rafting, snorkeling trips, and rainforest hikes. No matter what time of year you choose to visit Queensland, count on Orbitz.com for inexpensive accommodations and cheap flights to Cairns.

Flight schedule for flights from New York to Cairns on Sun, Aug 2, 2015

Carrier Flight # Departing Arriving Aircraft Flight time
Airport Time Airport Time
American Airlines/Japan Airlines AA8402/JL5089 JFK 1:25 PM CNS 4:45 AM 773/788 25hr 20min
American Airlines/Jetstar AA8402/JQ26 JFK 1:25 PM CNS 4:45 AM 773/788 25hr 20min
American Airlines/Qantas AA8402/QF250 JFK 1:25 PM CNS 4:45 AM 773/788 25hr 20min
Japan Airlines/Japan Airlines JL5/JL5089 JFK 1:25 PM CNS 4:45 AM 773/788 25hr 20min
Japan Airlines/Jetstar JL5/JQ26 JFK 1:25 PM CNS 4:45 AM 773/788 25hr 20min
Japan Airlines/Qantas JL5/QF250 JFK 1:25 PM CNS 4:45 AM 773/788 25hr 20min
American Airlines/American Airlines AA7366/AA7389 JFK 6:45 PM CNS 12:20 PM 744/737 27hr 35min
American Airlines/Qantas AA7366/QF924 JFK 6:45 PM CNS 12:20 PM 744/73H 27hr 35min
Qantas/Qantas QF18/QF924 JFK 6:45 PM CNS 12:20 PM 744/73H 27hr 35min