Flights Sydney to Cairns

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Your cheap flights from Sydney to Cairns will allow you to explore some world famous natural wonders. And, once you have (metaphorically) dived into the splendour of the region's vast rainforest or (literally) dived down near the Great Barrier Reef, you can kick back in one of the fantastic bars or restaurants in Cairns. What could be better than that? When you get Sydney to Cairns flights, you can see, for instance:

  • Cairns Tropical Zoo: a great place to take the kids, and to come face to face with cute koalas and other famous Australian species
  • Daintree Rainforest: an accessible walk on the wild side' this rainforest features a glossy visitor centre and bridges and walkways that enable you to walk alongside animals in the tree canopies
  • The Great Barrier Reef: famous throughout the world, this reef is 2, 300 km long and is home to precious corals, fish and other marine life.
  • Skyrail Rainforest Cableway: zip through the rainforest on this atmospheric cable car.
  • Kuranda Scenic Railway: a brilliant way to see the sights of the Cairns region
With so much to discover in Cairns, why not rent a car in Cairns so that you can reach all of the attractions in this region with ease?

Your Sydney to Cairns flights will arrive at Cairns Airport. One of the cheapest and easiest ways to reach the centre of Cairns after your flight is to take the Cairns Airport Bus: a regular shuttle bus to and from the city. There are taxi ranks outside the arrivals bay of the airport too, though, so you can always hail a cab to take you and your luggage to the centre. Either way, the 7 km journey takes 10-15 minutes.

Lowest round trip fares found for Sydney to Cairns flights

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Sydney - Cairns Virgin Australia $167 Return 13 February 17 February
Sydney - Cairns Virgin Australia $167 Return 20 February 24 February
Sydney - Cairns Tigerair Australia $179 Return 24 May 31 May

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Sydney - Cairns JetStar Airways $115 One-way 09 February Yesterday
Sydney - Cairns Tigerair Australia $104 One-way 08 February Yesterday
Sydney - Cairns Virgin Australia $179 One-way 17 December Yesterday
Sydney - Cairns Tigerair Australia $260 Return 14 to 17 December Yesterday
Sydney - Cairns Tigerair Australia $231 Return 28 to 30 March Yesterday

Book Sydney to Cairns flights and discover some of the most breath taking scenery that you have ever seen. Lush rainforests, the Great Barrier Reef and more await you in this paradise like region of Australia. Below, we give you a selection of the many and varied reasons why visiting Cairns is such a brilliant idea. You will be searching for hotels in Cairns in no time.

Weather forecast for Cairns
  • Friday 9
    Min 22 °C
    Max 34 °C
  • Saturday 10
    Min 23 °C
    Max 31 °C
  • Sunday 11
    Min 24 °C
    Max 29 °C
  • Monday 12
    Min 23 °C
    Max 28 °C
  • Tuesday 13
    Min 24 °C
    Max 28 °C
Climate in Cairns
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    Rain (mm)
    Days of rain
  • January
    27 °C
    321.00
    19
  • February
    27 °C
    435.00
    19
  • March
    26 °C
    362.00
    18
  • April
    25 °C
    207.00
    19
  • May
    24 °C
    82.00
    16
  • June
    22 °C
    39.00
    12
  • July
    21 °C
    38.00
    11
  • August
    21 °C
    30.00
    10
  • September
    23 °C
    27.00
    9
  • October
    25 °C
    45.00
    10
  • November
    26 °C
    95.00
    13
  • December
    27 °C
    185.00
    16