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Information for flights to Cairns from Melbourne & other airports

Avg. flight duration 3h 23m
Flights arrive in Cairns
Flights depart from Melbourne & other airports
Flight price $200
Distance 2,312 km
Airlines Tigerair Australia, Jetstar, Virgin Australia, Qantas Airways

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Low season:
May
Best time to beat the crowds
2%
expected price decrease
High season:
July
Most popular time to fly
9%
expected price increase
Average price:
$289
(avg. price over the last 2 weeks)
Good deal:
$257
or less (return)

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Looking for a cheap flight? 25% of our users found flights on this route for $257 or less.
The cheapest flight from Melbourne & other airports to Cairns was found, on average, 89 days before departure.
Book at least 4 weeks before departure in order to get a below-average price.
High season is considered to be June, July and August. The cheapest month to fly is May.
Morning departure is around 6% more expensive than an evening flight, on average*.
*Average of the lowest prices shown in KAYAK’s search results for departures within the next 30 days

FAQs for Booking Flights to Cairns from Melbourne & other airports

How long does a flight from Melbourne & other airports to Cairns take?
An average non-stop flight takes 3h 20m, covering a distance of 2313 km.
How many flights are there between Melbourne & other airports and Cairns?
There are 207 (non-stop) flights between Melbourne & other airports and Cairns per week, averaging 27 per day.
Which airlines provide the cheapest flights from Melbourne & other airports to Cairns?
In the past 3 days, the cheapest return tickets were found on Tigerair Australia ($200), Jetstar ($211) and Virgin Australia ($416).
Which airlines fly most frequently between Melbourne & other airports and Cairns?
Jetstar (4 times daily), Tigerair Australia (3 times daily), Qantas Airways (3 times daily) are the most frequent flyers on this route.
What’s the cheapest day of the week to fly from Melbourne & other airports to Cairns?
For Melbourne & other airports to Cairns, Monday is the cheapest day to fly on average and Saturday is the most expensive. Flying from Cairns back to Melbourne & other airports, the best deals are generally found on Wednesday, with Friday being the most expensive.

Book cheap flights from Melbourne & other airports to Cairns (return)

Airports
Origin
Melbourne
$200
only
$200
Destination
Cairns
$200
only
$200
Mon., 4 Mar.
MEL
Melbourne & other airports
CNS
Cairns
3h 25m
Thu., 14 Mar.
CNS
Cairns
MEL
Melbourne & other airports
3h 25m
Trip: 10 days
7.5GoodShow reviews
Overall 7.5 Good
Based on 7 reviews
Overall
6.5
Boarding
6.6
Comfort
6.1
Crew
7.2
Entertainment
5.1
Food
5.7
OOL
MEL
Excellent 8.0

Pros: Good service by friendly crew . The flight went quickly , & the landing was top notch.

BNE
MEL
Good 7.0

Pros: Clean and tidy aircraft, pleasant crew, on time

Cons: wouldnt want a longer journey as the seats are narrow and uncomfortable

MEL
CNS
OK 5.6

Pros: An hour delay waiting for a replacement pilot who called in sick.

MEL
CNS
Excellent 9.6

Pros: Easy, cheap and great for short-haul flight

Cons: cramped, but was on a new plane which was actually much better than other tiger flights i've taken!

BNE
CNS
Mediocre 3.6

Pros: Quick flight

Cons: Boring and uncomfortable

Sat., 19 Jan.
MEL
Melbourne & other airports
CNS
Cairns
3h 20m
Sun., 20 Jan.
CNS
Cairns
MEL
Melbourne & other airports
3h 20m
Trip: 2 days
6.1GoodShow reviews
Overall 6.1 Good
Based on 50 reviews
Overall
6.2
Boarding
6.5
Comfort
6.0
Crew
6.8
Entertainment
5.1
Food
5.1
MEL
CNS
OK 5.3

Pros: Crew was nice. Nice plane on the interior.

Cons: That there was no entertainment option. Food was limited to snacks and they weren't cheap.

MEL
CNS
OK 4.0

Cons: Kayak and Jetstar should tell customers on line ahead of booking what the additional fees will be and offer the option to add those fees to the ticket price at the time of online reservation. It is a pain in the ... to be in a foreign country trying to use your iPhone to deal with these last minute charges so it is not at the airport counter last minute which they double the fees by the way (if you wait until you're in the airport)! Leaves a bad impression of Kayak and Jetstar. Lesson learned the hard way. Won't happen to me again. Buyers beware!

MEL
CNS
Excellent 10.0

Pros: I wish all airlines were as professional and prompt.

MEL
CNS
OK 5.6

Pros: Seat ets . . Met expectations

Cons: 7kg limit for both carry on items is unrealistic

MEL
CNS
OK 4.0

Cons: Rude service

Tue., 5 Mar.
MEL
Melbourne & other airports
CNS
Cairns
3h 25m
Fri., 15 Mar.
CNS
Cairns
MEL
Melbourne & other airports
3h 25m
Trip: 10 days
7.5GoodShow reviews
Overall 7.5 Good
Based on 7 reviews
Overall
6.5
Boarding
6.6
Comfort
6.1
Crew
7.2
Entertainment
5.1
Food
5.7
OOL
MEL
Excellent 8.0

Pros: Good service by friendly crew . The flight went quickly , & the landing was top notch.

MEL
SYD
Excellent 8.0

Pros: Boarding was quick

Cons: The flight had a lot of turbulence

SYD
MEL
Excellent 10.0

Pros: Punctual

Cons: Aircraft not the cleanest

BNE
CNS
Mediocre 3.6

Pros: Quick flight

Cons: Boring and uncomfortable

MEL
CNS
Excellent 9.6

Pros: Easy, cheap and great for short-haul flight

Cons: cramped, but was on a new plane which was actually much better than other tiger flights i've taken!

Thu., 21 Feb.
MEL
Melbourne & other airports
CNS
Cairns
3h 25m
Sun., 24 Feb.
CNS
Cairns
MEL
Melbourne & other airports
3h 25m
Trip: 4 days
7.5GoodShow reviews
Overall 7.5 Good
Based on 10 reviews
Boarding
8.1
Comfort
7.9
Crew
8.4
Entertainment
7.3
Food
7.2
ADL
MEL
Good 6.0

Pros: Crew was great as usual

Cons: 2 young women begind me loud all they way, kicking the back of the seat and thumping on tray table, screaming bloody murder children

MEL
CNS
Excellent 10.0

Pros: This was an excellent flight with a top notch crew.

Cons: No complaints.

DRW
MEL
Good 7.0

Pros: The flight was smooth and we arrived safely and timely.

Cons: The inflight entertainment was broken.

HBA
SYD
OK 5.0

Pros: Efficient flight

Cons: Surly check in staff.

MEL
CNS
OK 4.6

Cons: Really tight seating. My knees hit back of other seat.

Sun., 19 May
MEL
Melbourne & other airports
CNS
Cairns
3h 20m
Tue., 21 May
CNS
Cairns
MEL
Melbourne & other airports
3h 25m
Trip: 3 days
6.1GoodShow reviews
Overall 6.1 Good
Based on 50 reviews
Overall
6.2
Boarding
6.5
Comfort
6.0
Crew
6.8
Entertainment
5.1
Food
5.1
MEL
CNS
OK 5.6

Pros: Seat ets . . Met expectations

Cons: 7kg limit for both carry on items is unrealistic

MEL
CNS
OK 5.3

Pros: Crew was nice. Nice plane on the interior.

Cons: That there was no entertainment option. Food was limited to snacks and they weren't cheap.

MEL
CNS
Mediocre 2.0

Cons: Not customer friendly at all. Arrived after traffic delays at 7:26 told bluntly that the gate was shut. people before and after us were told the same and we were rebooked on flight at 2:40. Ask me again later when I’ve actually flown with Jetstar, although I’m not optimistic that it will be a great experience.

MEL
CNS
Excellent 9.6

Pros: great flight - fast and easy.

Cons: it's jetstar so seats aren't the most comfy, but for a few hours, it's just fine.

MEL
CNS
Mediocre 3.0

Pros: Excessive bag fee. Terrible food purchased. No a good airline.

Mon., 18 Mar.
MEL
Melbourne & other airports
CNS
Cairns
3h 25m
Fri., 22 Mar.
CNS
Cairns
MEL
Melbourne & other airports
3h 25m
Trip: 5 days
7.5GoodShow reviews
Overall 7.5 Good
Based on 7 reviews
Overall
6.5
Boarding
6.6
Comfort
6.1
Crew
7.2
Entertainment
5.1
Food
5.7
MEL
CNS
Excellent 10.0

Pros: Great boarding process, friendly staff, clean cabin, perfectly on time. Espresso martinis!

Cons: N/A

SYD
MEL
Excellent 10.0

Pros: Punctual

Cons: Aircraft not the cleanest

MEL
CNS
Mediocre 2.0

Cons: Delayed 8 hours, offered little reimbursement for removing an entire day of their customers.

MEL
CNS
OK 5.6

Pros: An hour delay waiting for a replacement pilot who called in sick.

BNE
CNS
OK 5.6

Pros: Price was good. Flight was delayed due to delay in incoming flight, and explanation was clear.

Cons: My poor spine does not like budget airline seats at all.

Fri., 22 Mar.
MEL
Melbourne & other airports
CNS
Cairns
3h 25m
Mon., 25 Mar.
CNS
Cairns
MEL
Melbourne & other airports
3h 25m
Trip: 4 days
7.5GoodShow reviews
Overall 7.5 Good
Based on 7 reviews
Overall
6.5
Boarding
6.6
Comfort
6.1
Crew
7.2
Entertainment
5.1
Food
5.7
SYD
MEL
Excellent 10.0

Pros: Punctual

Cons: Aircraft not the cleanest

MEL
CNS
OK 5.0

Pros: Crew is ok

Cons: Ticket is not cheap but even checkin is self service. Luggage fee is so high. No food and even no water on a three hour flight

MEL
SYD
Excellent 8.0

Pros: Boarding was quick

Cons: The flight had a lot of turbulence

MEL
CNS
Excellent 10.0

Pros: Great boarding process, friendly staff, clean cabin, perfectly on time. Espresso martinis!

Cons: N/A

CNS
SYD
Good 6.0

Cons: Crew in the air were fine, crew at check in was very unfriendly and tried to say I was over with baggage - 2 bags at 10kg for 2 people - I dont think so.......7kg each

Sat., 9 Feb.
MEL
Melbourne & other airports
CNS
Cairns
3h 20m
Wed., 13 Feb.
CNS
Cairns
MEL
Melbourne & other airports
3h 20m
Trip: 5 days
6.1GoodShow reviews
Overall 6.1 Good
Based on 50 reviews
Overall
6.2
Boarding
6.5
Comfort
6.0
Crew
6.8
Entertainment
5.1
Food
5.1
MEL
CNS
Excellent 9.6

Pros: great flight - fast and easy.

Cons: it's jetstar so seats aren't the most comfy, but for a few hours, it's just fine.

MEL
CNS
Mediocre 2.0

Cons: Not customer friendly at all. Arrived after traffic delays at 7:26 told bluntly that the gate was shut. people before and after us were told the same and we were rebooked on flight at 2:40. Ask me again later when I’ve actually flown with Jetstar, although I’m not optimistic that it will be a great experience.

MEL
CNS
Mediocre 3.0

Pros: Excessive bag fee. Terrible food purchased. No a good airline.

MEL
CNS
Excellent 9.6

Pros: Not confusing. Just goid travel. The flight attendants eere friendly. Pretzels were crisp. Juice chilled. Short flight. And I felt like I had room for my legs v. others olans I traveled on recently. All in all, satisfactory.

MEL
CNS
OK 5.3

Pros: Crew was nice. Nice plane on the interior.

Cons: That there was no entertainment option. Food was limited to snacks and they weren't cheap.

Sat., 2 Feb.
MEL
Melbourne & other airports
CNS
Cairns
3h 25m
Mon., 4 Feb.
CNS
Cairns
MEL
Melbourne & other airports
3h 25m
Trip: 3 days
7.5GoodShow reviews
Overall 7.5 Good
Based on 7 reviews
Overall
6.5
Boarding
6.6
Comfort
6.1
Crew
7.2
Entertainment
5.1
Food
5.7
MEL
CNS
Excellent 9.6

Pros: Easy, cheap and great for short-haul flight

Cons: cramped, but was on a new plane which was actually much better than other tiger flights i've taken!

SYD
MEL
Excellent 10.0

Pros: Punctual

Cons: Aircraft not the cleanest

CNS
SYD
Good 6.0

Cons: Crew in the air were fine, crew at check in was very unfriendly and tried to say I was over with baggage - 2 bags at 10kg for 2 people - I dont think so.......7kg each

BNE
CNS
Mediocre 3.6

Pros: Quick flight

Cons: Boring and uncomfortable

MEL
CNS
OK 5.0

Pros: Crew is ok

Cons: Ticket is not cheap but even checkin is self service. Luggage fee is so high. No food and even no water on a three hour flight

Tue., 15 Jan.
MEL
Melbourne & other airports
CNS
Cairns
3h 20m
Mon., 21 Jan.
CNS
Cairns
MEL
Melbourne & other airports
3h 20m
Trip: 7 days
6.1GoodShow reviews
Overall 6.1 Good
Based on 50 reviews
Overall
6.2
Boarding
6.5
Comfort
6.0
Crew
6.8
Entertainment
5.1
Food
5.1
MEL
CNS
Mediocre 3.0

Pros: Excessive bag fee. Terrible food purchased. No a good airline.

MEL
CNS
Excellent 9.6

Pros: Not confusing. Just goid travel. The flight attendants eere friendly. Pretzels were crisp. Juice chilled. Short flight. And I felt like I had room for my legs v. others olans I traveled on recently. All in all, satisfactory.

MEL
CNS
OK 5.3

Pros: Crew was nice. Nice plane on the interior.

Cons: That there was no entertainment option. Food was limited to snacks and they weren't cheap.

MEL
CNS
Excellent 10.0

Pros: I wish all airlines were as professional and prompt.

MEL
CNS
Mediocre 2.0

Cons: Not customer friendly at all. Arrived after traffic delays at 7:26 told bluntly that the gate was shut. people before and after us were told the same and we were rebooked on flight at 2:40. Ask me again later when I’ve actually flown with Jetstar, although I’m not optimistic that it will be a great experience.

Sat., 8 Dec.
MEL
Melbourne & other airports
CNS
Cairns
3h 20m
Sat., 29 Dec.
CNS
Cairns
MEL
Melbourne & other airports
5h 00m
Trip: 22 days
8.4ExcellentShow reviews
Overall 8.4 Excellent
Based on 11 reviews
Overall
8.0
Boarding
8.1
Comfort
7.8
Crew
8.4
Entertainment
7.9
Food
7.6
MEL
CNS
Excellent 10.0

Pros: Could not fault

SYD
ADL
Good 7.0

Pros: Consistently good

Cons: 2,hr delay - weather

SYD
DFW
Excellent 9.0

Cons: very cramped

SYD
MEL
Good 6.3

Pros: On time flight ,no problems.

Cons: All was fine.

SIN
SYD
Good 6.6

Pros: On-time, Food, Comfort

Cons: Special Assistance not provided inspite of it being booked with ticket.

Fri., 8 Feb.
MEL
Melbourne & other airports
CNS
Cairns
3h 25m
Wed., 13 Feb.
CNS
Cairns
MEL
Melbourne & other airports
3h 25m
Trip: 6 days
7.5GoodShow reviews
Overall 7.5 Good
Based on 7 reviews
Overall
6.5
Boarding
6.6
Comfort
6.1
Crew
7.2
Entertainment
5.1
Food
5.7
MEL
SYD
Excellent 8.0

Pros: Boarding was quick

Cons: The flight had a lot of turbulence

MEL
CNS
OK 5.0

Pros: Crew is ok

Cons: Ticket is not cheap but even checkin is self service. Luggage fee is so high. No food and even no water on a three hour flight

MEL
CNS
Mediocre 2.0

Cons: Delayed 8 hours, offered little reimbursement for removing an entire day of their customers.

OOL
MEL
Excellent 8.0

Pros: Good service by friendly crew . The flight went quickly , & the landing was top notch.

CNS
SYD
Good 6.0

Cons: Crew in the air were fine, crew at check in was very unfriendly and tried to say I was over with baggage - 2 bags at 10kg for 2 people - I dont think so.......7kg each

Thu., 6 Jun.
MEL
Melbourne & other airports
CNS
Cairns
3h 20m
Tue., 11 Jun.
CNS
Cairns
MEL
Melbourne & other airports
3h 25m
Trip: 6 days
6.1GoodShow reviews
Overall 6.1 Good
Based on 50 reviews
Overall
6.2
Boarding
6.5
Comfort
6.0
Crew
6.8
Entertainment
5.1
Food
5.1
MEL
CNS
Excellent 10.0

Pros: I wish all airlines were as professional and prompt.

MEL
CNS
Good 6.0

Pros: Exactly what we expected. No entertainment no food

MEL
CNS
Mediocre 3.0

Pros: Excessive bag fee. Terrible food purchased. No a good airline.

MEL
CNS
Mediocre 2.6

Pros: Leg space

Cons: No complimentary beverage or coffee for $300 individual ticket oneway!!!! Very cheap customer service. Will try to avoid Jetstar wherever possible.

MEL
CNS
OK 5.6

Pros: Seat ets . . Met expectations

Cons: 7kg limit for both carry on items is unrealistic

Sun., 17 Feb.
MEL
Melbourne & other airports
CNS
Cairns
3h 25m
Tue., 26 Feb.
CNS
Cairns
MEL
Melbourne & other airports
3h 25m
Trip: 10 days
7.5GoodShow reviews
Overall 7.5 Good
Based on 7 reviews
Overall
6.5
Boarding
6.6
Comfort
6.1
Crew
7.2
Entertainment
5.1
Food
5.7
MEL
CNS
OK 5.0

Pros: Crew is ok

Cons: Ticket is not cheap but even checkin is self service. Luggage fee is so high. No food and even no water on a three hour flight

BNE
CNS
OK 5.6

Pros: Price was good. Flight was delayed due to delay in incoming flight, and explanation was clear.

Cons: My poor spine does not like budget airline seats at all.

MEL
CNS
Excellent 10.0

Pros: Great boarding process, friendly staff, clean cabin, perfectly on time. Espresso martinis!

Cons: N/A

MEL
CNS
OK 5.6

Pros: An hour delay waiting for a replacement pilot who called in sick.

MEL
SYD
Excellent 8.0

Pros: Boarding was quick

Cons: The flight had a lot of turbulence

Tue., 15 Jan.
MEL
Melbourne & other airports
CNS
Cairns
3h 20m
Mon., 21 Jan.
CNS
Cairns
MEL
Melbourne & other airports
3h 20m
Trip: 7 days
6.1GoodShow reviews
Overall 6.1 Good
Based on 50 reviews
Overall
6.2
Boarding
6.5
Comfort
6.0
Crew
6.8
Entertainment
5.1
Food
5.1
MEL
CNS
Good 6.0

Pros: Exactly what we expected. No entertainment no food

MEL
CNS
Excellent 9.6

Pros: Not confusing. Just goid travel. The flight attendants eere friendly. Pretzels were crisp. Juice chilled. Short flight. And I felt like I had room for my legs v. others olans I traveled on recently. All in all, satisfactory.

MEL
CNS
OK 4.0

Cons: Rude service

MEL
CNS
OK 5.6

Pros: Seat ets . . Met expectations

Cons: 7kg limit for both carry on items is unrealistic

MEL
CNS
Good 6.0

Pros: Crew, smooth flight

Cons: Meal- falafel salad- very dry and tasteless

Fri., 15 Mar.
MEL
Melbourne & other airports
CNS
Cairns
3h 25m
Sun., 17 Mar.
CNS
Cairns
MEL
Melbourne & other airports
3h 25m
Trip: 3 days
7.5GoodShow reviews
Overall 7.5 Good
Based on 7 reviews
Overall
6.5
Boarding
6.6
Comfort
6.1
Crew
7.2
Entertainment
5.1
Food
5.7
MEL
CNS
Excellent 9.6

Pros: Easy, cheap and great for short-haul flight

Cons: cramped, but was on a new plane which was actually much better than other tiger flights i've taken!

MEL
CNS
OK 5.6

Pros: An hour delay waiting for a replacement pilot who called in sick.

BNE
CNS
Mediocre 3.6

Pros: Quick flight

Cons: Boring and uncomfortable

OOL
MEL
Excellent 8.0

Pros: Good service by friendly crew . The flight went quickly , & the landing was top notch.

MEL
SYD
Excellent 8.0

Pros: Boarding was quick

Cons: The flight had a lot of turbulence

Thu., 6 Jun.
MEL
Melbourne & other airports
CNS
Cairns
3h 20m
Wed., 12 Jun.
CNS
Cairns
MEL
Melbourne & other airports
3h 25m
Trip: 7 days
6.1GoodShow reviews
Overall 6.1 Good
Based on 50 reviews
Overall
6.2
Boarding
6.5
Comfort
6.0
Crew
6.8
Entertainment
5.1
Food
5.1
MEL
CNS
OK 5.6

Pros: Seat ets . . Met expectations

Cons: 7kg limit for both carry on items is unrealistic

MEL
CNS
Good 6.0

Pros: Crew, smooth flight

Cons: Meal- falafel salad- very dry and tasteless

MEL
CNS
Mediocre 3.0

Pros: Excessive bag fee. Terrible food purchased. No a good airline.

MEL
CNS
Good 6.0

Pros: Exactly what we expected. No entertainment no food

MEL
CNS
Mediocre 2.6

Pros: Leg space

Cons: No complimentary beverage or coffee for $300 individual ticket oneway!!!! Very cheap customer service. Will try to avoid Jetstar wherever possible.

Sat., 11 May
MEL
Melbourne & other airports
CNS
Cairns
3h 25m
Sat., 18 May
CNS
Cairns
MEL
Melbourne & other airports
3h 25m
Trip: 8 days
7.5GoodShow reviews
Overall 7.5 Good
Based on 7 reviews
Overall
6.5
Boarding
6.6
Comfort
6.1
Crew
7.2
Entertainment
5.1
Food
5.7
MEL
CNS
OK 5.6

Pros: An hour delay waiting for a replacement pilot who called in sick.

MEL
SYD
Excellent 8.0

Pros: Boarding was quick

Cons: The flight had a lot of turbulence

CNS
SYD
Good 6.0

Cons: Crew in the air were fine, crew at check in was very unfriendly and tried to say I was over with baggage - 2 bags at 10kg for 2 people - I dont think so.......7kg each

BNE
CNS
Mediocre 3.6

Pros: Quick flight

Cons: Boring and uncomfortable

MEL
CNS
Excellent 9.6

Pros: Easy, cheap and great for short-haul flight

Cons: cramped, but was on a new plane which was actually much better than other tiger flights i've taken!

Fri., 8 Feb.
MEL
Melbourne & other airports
CNS
Cairns
3h 20m
Thu., 14 Feb.
CNS
Cairns
MEL
Melbourne & other airports
3h 20m
Trip: 7 days
6.1GoodShow reviews
Overall 6.1 Good
Based on 50 reviews
Overall
6.2
Boarding
6.5
Comfort
6.0
Crew
6.8
Entertainment
5.1
Food
5.1
MEL
CNS
Excellent 9.6

Pros: great flight - fast and easy.

Cons: it's jetstar so seats aren't the most comfy, but for a few hours, it's just fine.

MEL
CNS
Good 6.0

Pros: Crew, smooth flight

Cons: Meal- falafel salad- very dry and tasteless

MEL
CNS
Excellent 9.6

Pros: Not confusing. Just goid travel. The flight attendants eere friendly. Pretzels were crisp. Juice chilled. Short flight. And I felt like I had room for my legs v. others olans I traveled on recently. All in all, satisfactory.

MEL
CNS
Mediocre 2.0

Cons: Not customer friendly at all. Arrived after traffic delays at 7:26 told bluntly that the gate was shut. people before and after us were told the same and we were rebooked on flight at 2:40. Ask me again later when I’ve actually flown with Jetstar, although I’m not optimistic that it will be a great experience.

MEL
CNS
OK 4.0

Cons: Kayak and Jetstar should tell customers on line ahead of booking what the additional fees will be and offer the option to add those fees to the ticket price at the time of online reservation. It is a pain in the ... to be in a foreign country trying to use your iPhone to deal with these last minute charges so it is not at the airport counter last minute which they double the fees by the way (if you wait until you're in the airport)! Leaves a bad impression of Kayak and Jetstar. Lesson learned the hard way. Won't happen to me again. Buyers beware!

Thu., 16 May
MEL
Melbourne & other airports
CNS
Cairns
3h 25m
Sat., 18 May
CNS
Cairns
MEL
Melbourne & other airports
3h 20m
Trip: 3 days
7.5GoodShow reviews
Overall 7.5 Good
Based on 7 reviews
Overall
6.5
Boarding
6.6
Comfort
6.1
Crew
7.2
Entertainment
5.1
Food
5.7
BNE
CNS
Mediocre 3.6

Pros: Quick flight

Cons: Boring and uncomfortable

OOL
MEL
Excellent 8.0

Pros: Good service by friendly crew . The flight went quickly , & the landing was top notch.

SYD
MEL
Excellent 10.0

Pros: Punctual

Cons: Aircraft not the cleanest

BNE
CNS
OK 5.6

Pros: Price was good. Flight was delayed due to delay in incoming flight, and explanation was clear.

Cons: My poor spine does not like budget airline seats at all.

MEL
CNS
OK 5.6

Pros: An hour delay waiting for a replacement pilot who called in sick.

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We attempt to get accurate prices, however, prices are not guaranteed.

Here's why:

We’re not the seller.
At KAYAK we don’t set the prices, so it’s not possible for us to guarantee what other companies are selling.

We compile tonnes of data for you
Our service lets you quickly and easily compare results from hundreds of travel sites at once. In this sense, KAYAK is a search engine and we can't guarantee prices we find.

Why aren’t prices accurate 100% of the time?
Prices on airline seats, hotel rooms and car hires can change frequently. Several people may also be trying to buy the same travel option simultaneously. As a result, you may find, on occasion, that certain prices are no longer available.

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The fares displayed include all taxes and fees for economy class travel and were found by the provider in the last 72 hours. Seats are limited and may not be available on all flights and days. Fares are subject to change and may not be available on all flights or dates of travel. Some carriers charge additional fees for extra checked bags. Please check the carriers' sites.