Flights from Wellington to Cairns, Australia

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Wellington to Cairns Last modified: Feb 6, 2023 6:42 -05:00

We've scanned 2,472 round trip itineraries and found the cheapest flights to Cairns. 00 frequently offer the best deals to Cairns flights, or select your preferred carrier below to see the cheapest days to fly.

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How Much is a Flight from Wellington to Cairns?

We have collected flight cost data from across the web for travel from Wellington to Cairns, and have found the average flight price for this trip to be $1,276.

Where To Buy Cheap Flights from Wellington to Cairns?

The best way to find a great deal on airfare is to search multiple sites. When you run a search on FareCompare, we search multiple sites and fare sources all at once so you don't have to - which is why we think FareCompare is the best place to find cheap tickets. Airlines can adjust prices for tickets from Wellington to Cairns based on the day and time that you decide to book your flight. We have collected data from all airlines, and have found that Tuesdays, Wednesdays, and Saturdays are often the best days to book flights. If you'd like to learn more, read our article about the best time to buy airline tickets.

How far in advance should I book tickets from Wellington to Cairns?

The chart below shows up-to-date information regarding how far in advance to book your flight from Wellington to Cairns.

Non Stop versus Connecting
Advanced PurchaseNon StopConnecting
< 7 days $1,119 $0
7-14 days $1,417 $0
14-21 days $1,417 $0
21-30 days $1,028 $0
30-60 days $983 $0
60-90 days $1,256 $0
90+ days $987 $963

Cheapest Day To Fly from Wellington to Cairns

We've examined 5,236 itinerary searches that we've seen for departures in the next 90 days and found that the cheapest day to fly from Wellington to Cairns is Friday. See the chart below to compare prices for other days of the week.

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$1,417 $1,135$1,542$983$1,322$1,256

Compare Flight Prices from Wellington to Cairns by Month

Low priced flights are most commonly available by purchasing between one and three months in advance. International or holiday flights may need to be purchased even further in advance. The chart below shows the cheapest flight prices by month for Wellington to Cairns flights.

Month Origin Destination Carrier Depart Date Return Date Stops Price
February Wellington Cairns 00 20/02/23 7/03/23 0 $1,417
March Wellington Cairns 00 17/03/23 22/03/23 0 $983
April Wellington Cairns 00 30/04/23 14/05/23 0 $1,256
May Wellington Cairns 00 31/05/23 31/05/23 0 $988
June Wellington Cairns 00 2/06/23 2/06/23 0 $987
July Wellington Cairns 00 5/07/23 14/07/23 0 $1,161
August Wellington Cairns 00 6/08/23 13/08/23 0 $1,002
September Wellington Cairns 00 7/09/23 11/09/23 0 $987

Cheap Last Minute Flights from Wellington to Cairns

Looking for cheap last minute flights or a weekend getaway? We've got you covered with weekend flight deals from Wellington to Cairns. The chart below shows the best last minute deals and cheap flights this weekend we could find.

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Connecting Flights vs Direct Flights from Wellington to Cairns

Flights between some cities may be significantly cheaper if you choose a multi-stop airline ticket. Although these connecting flights sacrifice some convenience, on average, travelers save 20%-60% when they choose to fly multi-stop versus a direct flight.

The average price for connecting flights from Wellington to Cairns is $960.

The average price for direct flights from Wellington to Cairns is $1,224.

One Way Flights vs Round Trip Flights from Wellington to Cairns

We have found that there is often no price difference between buying a round trip flight versus a one way flight. Increased flexibility is the main benefit when it comes to buying a one way flight from Wellington to Cairns. However, booking a round trip flight can be a simpler process. You can compare round trip and one way flights by using our flight comparison.

The average price for one way flights from Wellington to Cairns is $741.

The average price for round trip flights from Wellington to Cairns is $1,224.

Wellington to Cairns Flight Questions

Airlines in Wellington flying to Cairns Last modified: Feb 7, 2023 9:40 -05:00Number of routes searched: 0Number of itineraries searched: 0

Wondering which airlines fly out of Wellington to Cairns? We've gathered the average price of Wellington airlines with flights to Cairns. Different airlines offer different levels of comfort and service, so consider convenience when choosing your airline.

Wellington to Cairns Airports

These are the major commercial airports we're currently monitoring in Wellington and Cairns. If your route includes a city with multiple airports, you may be able to find substantial savings by choosing an alternate airport.

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Cheap Flights from Wellington to Cairns