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Qantas Airways Flights from Darwin (DRW) to Cairns (CNS)

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Cheapest Qantas Airways Flights from Darwin (DRW) to Cairns (CNS)

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Qantas Airways Flights from DRW to CNS

How much is a Qantas Airways flight from Darwin (DRW) to Cairns (CNS)?

One-way flights start as little as AU$363 and there are roundtrips available from AU$753. Get in! You can score some sweet deals with Wotif and Qantas Airways.

How many non-stop Qantas Airways flights from Darwin (DRW) to Cairns (CNS) are there per day?

Qantas Airways flies 2 flights direct every day between Darwin (DRW) and Cairns (CNS).

How far is Darwin (DRW) from Cairns (CNS)?

It’s 1674 km from Darwin (DRW) to Cairns (CNS).

What is the best airline to fly from Darwin Intl.?

At Wotif, we give you all the available options from our reputable partners. Select the airline that best suits your preferences and membership loyalties. You can fly from Darwin Intl. with: Qantas Airways. 

Can I change or cancel my Qantas Airways tickets from Darwin to Cairns on Wotif?

Change of plans? No worries! We’re right here to make things as easy as possible. Check out the Qantas Airways rules and restrictions in your itinerary. You can also use the No Change Fees filter to find flexible plane tickets for future trips. For more information on how to cancel or change your flight on Wotif, visit our customer service portal.

How do I find the best deal on Qantas Airways flights from Darwin (DRW) to Cairns (CNS)?

Just review and compare all our awesome offers or enter your travel dates to see more terrific deals on Qantas Airways flights from Darwin. And remember you can save even more when you bundle a hotel with your flight as part of a Wotif package. Sweet!

What’s a good way to get cheap Qantas Airways flight tickets from Darwin to Cairns?

We have loads of cheap flights, so just enter your travel dates to see what’s available. If you can be flexible on when you fly, you’ll find even more epic flight deals. So get booking!

What is the cheapest time of year to fly from Darwin (DRW) to Cairns (CNS)?

The cheapest time of the year for a return trip is August. One-way, the cheapest month to fly is August. Check our deal cards for details.

How long does it take to fly from DRW to CNS?

It typically takes 2 hours 25 to fly directly from Darwin (DRW) to Cairns (CNS).

Epic Hotel in Cairns

Ramada By Wyndham Cairns City Centre
Ramada By Wyndham Cairns City Centre
4 out of 5
Cnr Abbott And Florence Street, Cairns, QLD
The price is AU$119 per night from 31 Jul. to 31 Jul.
"Great location. Value Buffet breakfast Property bit dated but adequate."

Reviewed on 21 Jul. 2021

Ramada By Wyndham Cairns City Centre
Rydges Esplanade Resort Cairns
Rydges Esplanade Resort Cairns
4 out of 5
209-217 Abbott Street, Cairns North, QLD
The price is AU$199 per night from 30 Jul. to 30 Jul.
"We got what we paid for, unfortunately we had to cancel our stay earlier in our holiday due to not having enough rooms to extend our stay by a day."

Reviewed on 19 Jul. 2021

Rydges Esplanade Resort Cairns
Cairns Plaza Hotel
Cairns Plaza Hotel
3.5 out of 5
145 The Esplanade, Cairns, QLD
The price is AU$150 per night from 9 Aug. to 9 Aug.
"A fantastic stay in the Plaza Hotel over the past week. The staff were so welcoming and friendly, always had a smile on their face and welcoming us back each time we walked through reception. The room was spotless, modern and bright! New towels each day and bedding when required with a fridge, tea/coffee ..."

Reviewed on 24 Jul. 2021

Cairns Plaza Hotel
Lowest nightly price found within the past 24 hours based on a 1 night stay for 2 adults. Prices and availability subject to change. Additional terms may apply.

^Savings based on all package bookings made with Flight + Hotel on Wotif.com from , 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.