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Cheap flights from Johannesburg to Cairns

JNB — CNS
Jul 22 — Jul 291
1 adult
Mon 22/7
Mon 29/7

Cheap flight deals from Johannesburg to Cairns

Discover tips and strategies to find the most affordable flight options for your journey from Johannesburg (ZA1) to Cairns (CNS). Learn about various techniques such as flexible date searches, comparing prices across and setting up price alerts. Use these methods to find the cheapest flights available for your travel needs. Data last updated 17 July 2024.

Round-trip from

R16 259

Popular in

December

Cheapest in

May

Average price

R20 778
From Johannesburg to Cairns
High demand for flights, 23% potential price rise
Best time to find cheap flights, 18% potential price drop
Average for round-trip flights in July 2024

Travel insights for flights from Johannesburg to Cairns

Get recent, data-driven insights about flights from Johannesburg to Cairns including ideal travel times, pricing trends, and more.

What is the cheapest month to book a flight from Johannesburg to Cairns?

Currently, November is the cheapest month in which you can book a flight from Johannesburg to Cairns (average of R15 679). Flying from Johannesburg to Cairns in December is currently the most expensive (average of R21 921). There are several factors that can impact the price of a flight, so comparing airlines, departure airports and flight times can provide users with more options.

What is the cheapest time of day to fly from JNB to CNS?

Find hourly flight availability from Johannesburg to Cairns. Discover flight options and departure times throughout the day, allowing you to choose a departure time that suits your schedule. Data last updated 17 July 2024.

Unlike in the evening, when flights are generally more expensive, you can save up to 25% on flights from Johannesburg to Cairns by exploring options for tickets at midday.

Rainfall in Cairns by month

Plan your trip to Cairns by taking into account the average rainfall totals by month.

In terms of precipitation, rainfall in Cairns ranges from 20.0 - 430.0 inches per month. March is typically the wettest month, when rainfall can reach 430.0 mm. July is typically the driest time to visit Cairns when rainfall is around 20.0 mm.

Temperature in Cairns by month

Plan your trip to Cairns by taking into account the average temperature totals by month.

If weather is an important factor for your trip to Cairns, use this chart to help with planning. For those seeking warmer temperatures, January is the ideal time of year to visit, when temperatures reach an average of 27.0 C. Travellers hoping to avoid the cold should look outside of June, when temperatures are typically at their lowest (around 21.0 C).

Related info for your journey

Find useful and relevant information for your journey from Johannesburg to Cairns. Access travel guides, tips, and recommendations to enhance your travel experience. Get information about local attractions, weather, transportation options, and more.
  • What airport do you fly into for flights to Cairns from Johannesburg?

    If you book a flight to Cairns from Johannesburg, you will be flying to Cairns, which is the city’s only airport. Cairns (CNS) is located 4,4 km from the centre of Cairns. There are 0 flights from Johannesburg to Cairns per day from 3 different airlines.

  • What does JNB to CNS mean?

    JNB stands for Johannesburg OR Tambo Airport, while CNS stands for Cairns Airport. These codes are often called IATA codes, a set of identifiers established by IATA (International Air Transport Association) that is widely used by airlines and the aviation industry. Johannesburg Lanseria Airport (HLA), Pretoria Wonderboom Apt. Airport (PRY), Sun City Resort Pilansberg Airport (NTY) are other airports near this flight route and their unique identifiers/IATA codes.

  • Can I find deals for flights from Johannesburg to Cairns that include extra baggage allowance?

    The amount of baggage you can bring on your Johannesburg to Cairns flight depends on the airline and the type of fare you've chosen. After entering your flight details, you'll be able to view the specific baggage policies for each deal in the search results. Keep in mind that certain deals may offer additional baggage allowance.

  • Can I find deals on flights from Johannesburg to Cairns with specific airlines?

    Yes, Cheapflights allows you to browse and filter Johannesburg to Cairns flight deals by airline. After entering your origin and destination, use the available filters to view flights offered by airlines.

  • Can I find deals for flights from Johannesburg to Cairns that include hotel bookings?

    Yes. In addition to deals on Johannesburg to Cairns flights, Cheapflights offers holiday packages that include both flights and hotel.

  • How can I find direct flights from Johannesburg to Cairns?

    After entering your origin and destination, apply the non-stop filter on the search result page to find direct flights from Johannesburg to Cairns.

  • Can I find deals for business class flights from Johannesburg to Cairns?

    Yes. Cheapflights offers flight deals from Johannesburg to Cairns by cabin class. In addition to browsing deals, you can also filter by cabin class on the search results page after making a search.

  • Can I find deals for flights from Johannesburg to Cairns that allow pets onboard?

    Many airlines flying from Johannesburg to Cairns offer the option to travel with pets. After selecting a flight deal, you can find more information about the airline's pet policy on their official website or by contacting the airline directly. Please note that additional fees and restrictions may apply.

  • Can I find deals on last-minute flights from Johannesburg to Cairns?

    Yes, you can often find last-minute deals on Johannesburg to Cairns flights on Cheapflights. However, these deals can vary and may not always be available. We recommend checking back frequently or signing up for price alerts for the most up-to-date deals.

  • What is the cheapest month to book a flight from Johannesburg to Cairns?

    Currently, November is the cheapest month in which you can book a flight from Johannesburg to Cairns (average of R15 679). Flying from Johannesburg to Cairns in December is currently the most expensive (average of R21 921). There are several factors that can impact the price of a flight, so comparing airlines, departure airports and flight times can provide users with more options.

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Top 3 airlines flying from Johannesburg to Cairns

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Singapore AirlinesCheapestR16 113AverageR21 840FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time81%
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Qantas AirwaysCheapestR20 349AverageR28 962FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time74%
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EmiratesCheapestR27 885AverageR31 198FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time75%
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