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Wed, 19 May - Thu, 20 May
SYD
Kingsford Smith Intl.
CNS
Cairns Intl.
£218
Jetstar with Bag
Wed, 19 May - Thu, 20 May
SYD
Kingsford Smith Intl.
CNS
Cairns Intl.
£224
Jetstar with Bag
Wed, 19 May - Thu, 20 May
SYD
Kingsford Smith Intl.
CNS
Cairns Intl.
£243
Jetstar with Bag
Wed, 19 May - Thu, 20 May
SYD
Kingsford Smith Intl.
CNS
Cairns Intl.
£245
Jetstar with Bag
Wed, 19 May - Thu, 20 May
SYD
Kingsford Smith Intl.
CNS
Cairns Intl.
£249
Jetstar with Bag
Wed, 19 May - Thu, 20 May
SYD
Kingsford Smith Intl.
CNS
Cairns Intl.
£270
Virgin Australia
Wed, 19 May - Thu, 20 May
SYD
Kingsford Smith Intl.
CNS
Cairns Intl.
£312
Qantas Airways
Cheap Flights from Sydney to Cairns Beaches & Flight Information
Origin Airport IATA CodeSYD
Destination Airport IATA CodeCNS
Number Of Flight Options1
Flight Price£217
Average Flight Time3 hours 7 mins

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Helpful Sydney (SYD) to Cairns Beaches (CNS) Flight Information

Traveling From Sydney
Origin Airport IATA Code SYD
Traveling To Cairns Beaches
Destination Airport IATA Code CNS
Number of Airlines Serving 14
Available Airlines Jetstar with Bag, Virgin Australia, Qantas Airways
Distance 1972 km
Direct Flight Time 3 5
Flight Price £218

FAQs about flights from Sydney to Cairns Beaches

Is it possible to fly from Sydney to Cairns Beaches right now?

Our Covid-19 Travel Advisor will keep you up-to-date on any health guidelines or flying restrictions if you're flying to Cairns Beaches from Sydney in the not too distant future.

Is there a direct flight between Sydney and Cairns Beaches?

No air carriers fly directly from Sydney to Cairns Beaches. Some have multi-stop flights, so factor in at least one stopover along the way.

How long is a direct flight from Sydney to Cairns Beaches?

If you're the type of flyer who enjoys getting chummy with their seat mates, you'll have an average of 3 hours and 6 minutes to do just that during your nonstop Sydney to Cairns Beaches flight. This trip of 1,212 miles can sometimes pass as quickly as 3 hours, which is still enough time to forge a new friendship or two.

Can I cancel my flight booking to Cairns Beaches due to COVID-19?

As an Ebookers customer, you may be eligible for a no-change-fee cancellation for your Cairns Beaches booking and a credit that you can use for another flight. Your account is the place to go to see if your reservation has this flexibility. If you have any more questions, our Customer Service Portal is here to help.

What are the best airports for Sydney to Cairns Beaches flights?

Jet out of SYD and then step off the plane at Cairns, QLD (CNS-Cairns Intl.). That's what you'll likely be doing if you're travelling from Sydney to Cairns Beaches.

What are some of the most popular airlines flying from Sydney to Cairns Beaches?

If you're travelling from Sydney to Cairns Beaches, you've got a few air carriers to pick from. With 169 flights per month, Jetstar is a top choice for many regular travellers. Another leading airline that offers 169 flights from Sydney to Cairns Beaches each month is Virgin Australia. Compare the ticket prices, pick your favourite option and get set to pack your bags!

How many flights are there from Sydney to Cairns Beaches?

Spur-of-the-moment getaways can be heaps of fun. With 9 flights operating from Sydney to Cairns Beaches each day, you'll be able to pick the time that's right for you.

What are the cheapest days to book a flight?

This is one is easy to remember: Flight Fridays. We found that tickets booked on a Friday resulted in the best deal on average in 2020. However, Wednesdays can be the worst days to purchase plane tickets, as it was the day with the highest average ticket price based on flight demand on ebookers in 2020.

What are the cheapest days to fly?

When analysing flight demand on ebookers in 2020, Monday turned out to be the cheapest day to fly. That's definitely something to consider when booking your next trip! Weekends may seem like the most logical time to start your holiday, but airline tickets were on average more expensive for flights departing on Saturdays, so keep this in mind when planning for your next trip.

*According to flight demand on ebookers.com from January to December 2020. Savings are subject to change and may vary depending on selections made.

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Place to stay after flight from Sydney to Cairns Beaches

Hotel Grand Chancellor Palm Cove

Hotel Grand Chancellor Palm Cove

4 out of 5
Coral Coast Drive, Palm Cove, QLD
The price is £62 per night from 8 Jun to 8 Jun
This family-friendly Cairns hotel is located by the ocean, within 1 mi (2 km) of Wet Tropics of Queensland and Palm Cove Beach. Clifton Beach is 2.6 mi (4.1 ...
Hotel Grand Chancellor Palm Cove
Imagine Drift Palm Cove

Imagine Drift Palm Cove

4 out of 5
Cnr Veivers Rd Williams Esp, Palm Cove, QLD
The price is £112 per night from 20 May to 20 May
Located in Palm Cove, this beachfront apartment building is in the entertainment district and within 1 mi (2 km) of Kuranda National Park and Palm Cove Beach. ...
4.5/5Wonderful! (2 reviews)
Nette Apartementd direkt an der Esplanade
"Schöne Zimmer direkt in Palm Cove - Strand und Einkaufen direkt nebenan. Leider war die Schöne Poolanlage ungepflegt und viel Blätter usw. Im Wasser"

Reviewed on 10 Feb 2017

Imagine Drift Palm Cove
Fitzroy Island Resort

Fitzroy Island Resort

4.5 out of 5
Fitzroy Island via Cairns, Fitzroy Island, QLD
The price is £109 per night from 23 May to 23 May
Nestled on the beach, this Fitzroy Island resort is in a national park and 0.1 mi (0.1 km) from Fitzroy Island National Park.
3.3/5 (4 reviews)
"In die Jahre gekommen, Kontaktaufnahme schwierig zwecks Transfer, Dusche verteilt das Wasser im ganzen Bad..."

Reviewed on 13 Sep 2018

Fitzroy Island Resort

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Peppers Beach Club and Spa - Palm Cove

Peppers Beach Club and Spa - Palm Cove

5 out of 5
123 Williams Esplanade, Palm Cove, QLD
The price is £198 per night from 13 May to 13 May
Nestled on the beach, this Palm Cove resort is within 1 mi (2 km) of Wet Tropics of Queensland and Palm Cove Beach. Clifton Beach is 2.3 mi (3.7 km) away.
Peppers Beach Club and Spa - Palm Cove
Sarayi Boutique Hotel

Sarayi Boutique Hotel

4 out of 5
95 Williams Esplanade, Palm Cove, QLD
The price is £106 per night from 25 May to 25 May
Located in Palm Cove, this beachfront hotel is next to a golf course and within 3 mi (5 km) of Palm Cove Beach, Clifton Beach and Kewarra Beach. Skyrail Rainforest ...
Sarayi Boutique Hotel
Sea Change Beachfront Apartments

Sea Change Beachfront Apartments

5 out of 5
31-35 Vasey Esplanade, Trinity Beach, QLD
The price is £280 per night from 10 May to 10 May
Nestled on the beach, this Trinity Beach apartment building is within 6 mi (10 km) of Skyrail Rainforest Cableway, Tjapukai Cultural Park and Smithfield Shopping ...
5/5Exceptional! (5 reviews)
Close to paradise
"We had a fantastic stay with every amenity you could ask for ."

Reviewed on 5 Mar 2018

Sea Change Beachfront Apartments
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^Savings based on all holiday package bookings with Flight + Hotel made on ebookers.ie from January 1, 2019 to December 31, 2019 as compared to the price of the same components booked separately. Savings will vary based on origin/destination, length of trip, stay dates and selected travel supplier(s). Savings not available on all packages.

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Refunds/changes/cancellations: Itinerary changes, if permitted for the fare, will have a £25.00 / 45.00 Euro service fee charged by ebookers, plus any airline fare and tax increase that may be applicable.

Other conditions: Schedules, fares and rules are subject to change without notice. Seats are limited and may not be available on all flights/dates or in all markets. Fares will not be honored retroactively or in exchange for any wholly/partially unused ticket. Tickets are non-transferable and non-refundable. Fare rules are provided for the selected itinerary before booking.