Cheap flights from Johannesburg to Cairns

JNB — CNS
Aug 16 — Aug 231
Return
1 adult
Economy
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How to find the cheapest flight from Johannesburg to Cairns (CNS)

All the information you need to plan the best ZA1 to CNS flight in 2022: compare Johannesburg to Cairns flight prices with the expected peak season, weather and rainfall in Cairns.

JNB - CNS

Price

R1 075 - R1 987

CNS

Temperature

21 - 27 °C

CNS

Rainfall

20 - 430 mm

Popular inJulyHigh demand for flights, 31% potential price rise
Cheapest inSeptemberBest time to find cheap flights, 21% potential price drop
Average priceR21 648Average for round-trip flights in August 2022
Round-trip fromR17 617From Johannesburg to Cairns

What is the cheapest day to fly return from Johannesburg to Cairns?

Departing on a Tuesday is a good option for securing a great price. You can expect to save up to 29% when planning your travel around this day of the week.

What is the cheapest month to fly from Johannesburg to Cairns?

The best pricing can be found in the month of September. Prices to Cairns from Johannesburg average R22 405. You can even find prices in September for less than R22 405, as users have found deals to Cairns from as low as R17 617. The month of July appears to be one of the more expensive times to travel to Cairns from Johannesburg. Flying in the targeted month can save you up to 45%.

When is the cheapest time to fly from Johannesburg to Cairns (JNB - CNS)?

Unlike in the afternoon, when flights are generally more expensive, you can save up to 28% on flights from Johannesburg to Cairns by exploring options for tickets in the morning.

One-way flights to Cairns from Johannesburg

The cheapest one-way flights from Johannesburg to Cairns
Sep 6
JNB

Johannesburg OR Tambo

CNS

Cairns

3 stops

49h 55m
R19 698

Multiple Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 9/8/22

Sep 6
JNB

Johannesburg OR Tambo

CNS

Cairns

1 stop

19h 40m
R20 157

Singapore Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 9/8/22

Sep 6
JNB

Johannesburg OR Tambo

CNS

Cairns

2 stops

31h 35m
R22 976

Multiple Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 9/8/22

Related info for your journey

Useful info, stats and facts about Johannesburg to Cairns flights.

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 4 different airlines.

Which airlines flying from Johannesburg to Cairns have flexible cancellations due to COVID-19?

Some of our airline partners flying from Johannesburg to Cairns have new flexible policies in place due to COVID-19. Singapore Airlines, Qantas Airways, and Cathay Pacific are some of the carriers where you may find flexible cancellation policies. You can use our site to filter for airlines like Singapore Airlines with this kind of flexibility.

How popular is this Johannesburg to Cairns flight route?

Within the past month, 208 users have taken a look at flights from Johannesburg to Cairns.

What are the most popular airlines that fly from Johannesburg to Cairns?

Consider Cathay Pacific, Emirates or Qantas Airways when booking your flight. These represent the most popular airlines when flying from Johannesburg to Cairns.

What are the cheapest flights from Johannesburg to Cairns?

The cheapest flight price from Johannesburg to Cairns is R25 688. On average you can expect to pay R32 818. The most popular route, (Johannesburg OR Tambo - Cairns), can usually be booked for R68 501.

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Top 4 airlines flying from Johannesburg to Cairns

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users travelling from Johannesburg to Cairns choose most often. Cheapest and average prices are based on aggregated data from the past 12 months.
AirlineCheapestAverageFlexibilityOn-timeCOVID-19 safety
Singapore AirlinesCheapestR15 127AverageR18 997FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time81%COVID-19 safety
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Cathay PacificCheapestR15 957AverageR17 710FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time72%COVID-19 safety
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Qantas AirwaysCheapestR17 235AverageR20 785FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time74%COVID-19 safety
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EmiratesCheapestR19 163AverageR24 994FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time75%COVID-19 safety
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