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Cheapest Flights from Cairns (CNS) to Brisbane (BNE)

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Flights Fare Calendar Find minimum fare between Cairns Intl. and Brisbane Click this button to get previous days data Click this button to get next days data AU$538 AU$461 AU$384 AU$307 AU$231 AU$154 AU$77 AU$0 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 29 30 31 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 T W T F S S M T W T F S S M T W T F S S M T W T F S S M T W T Price is AU$537 on Virgin Australia Price is AU$469 on Qantas Airways Price is AU$414 on Qantas Airways Price is AU$385 on Virgin Australia Price is AU$360 on Virgin Australia Price is AU$410 on Virgin Australia Price is AU$410 on Virgin Australia Price is AU$422 on Qantas Airways Price is AU$440 on Virgin Australia Price is AU$360 on Virgin Australia Price is AU$360 on Virgin Australia Price is AU$385 on Virgin Australia Price is AU$410 on Virgin Australia Price is AU$385 on Virgin Australia Price is AU$235 on Jetstar Price is AU$315 on Virgin Australia Price is AU$382 on Virgin Australia Price is AU$385 on Virgin Australia Price is AU$440 on Virgin Australia Price is AU$410 on Virgin Australia Price is AU$494 on Virgin Australia Price is AU$440 on Virgin Australia Price is AU$370 on Virgin Australia Price is AU$440 on Virgin Australia Price is AU$440 on Virgin Australia Price is AU$440 on Virgin Australia Price is AU$452 on Virgin Australia Price is AU$385 on Virgin Australia

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Epic Hotels near Brisbane

ibis Brisbane Airport Hotel AU$149
Reviewed on 15 Jul. 2019
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ibis Brisbane Airport Hotel

ibis Brisbane Airport Hotel

2 Dryandra Road, Brisbane Airport, QLD
ibis Brisbane Airport Hotel
     
    4.3 of 5
    3.5 out of 5.0 Stars

    Rooms were clean and comfortable but a bit on the small side especially when you have two large suitcases there’s nowhere to put them.

    Pullman Brisbane Airport AU$212
    Reviewed on 14 Jul. 2019
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    Pullman Brisbane Airport

    Pullman Brisbane Airport

    2B Dryandra Road, Brisbane Airport, QLD
    Pullman Brisbane Airport
       
      4.7 of 5
      5.0 out of 5.0 Stars

      great hotel, loved it. Staff very very efficient and extremely polite. Hotel room was lovely and very quiet. I’d definitely stay there again.

      Ibis Budget Brisbane Airport AU$99
      Reviewed on 13 Jul. 2019
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      Ibis Budget Brisbane Airport

      Ibis Budget Brisbane Airport

      18 Navigator Place, Cnr. Nudgee Road, Hendra, QLD
      Ibis Budget Brisbane Airport
         
        3.8 of 5
        2.0 out of 5.0 Stars

        This is an excellent option for travellers who are located outside of SE Qld to better manage their schedule for their flights.

        Novotel Brisbane Airport AU$189
        Reviewed on 12 Jul. 2019
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        Novotel Brisbane Airport

        Novotel Brisbane Airport

        6-8 The Circuit, Brisbane Airport, QLD
        Novotel Brisbane Airport
           
          4.5 of 5
          4.5 out of 5.0 Stars

          Great service the staff were amazing. Hotel exactly as it was described

          Hotels in Nearby Brisbane

          ibis Brisbane Airport Hotel AU$149
          Reviewed on 15 Jul. 2019
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          ibis Brisbane Airport Hotel

          ibis Brisbane Airport Hotel

          2 Dryandra Road, Brisbane Airport, QLD
          ibis Brisbane Airport Hotel
             
            4.3 of 5
            3.5 out of 5.0 Stars

            Rooms were clean and comfortable but a bit on the small side especially when you have two large suitcases there’s nowhere to put them.

            Meriton Suites Herschel Street, Brisbane Get Rates
            Reviewed on 13 Jul. 2019
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            Meriton Suites Herschel Street, Brisbane

            Meriton Suites Herschel Street, Brisbane

            43 Herschel Street, Brisbane, QLD
            Meriton Suites Herschel Street, Brisbane
               
              4.6 of 5
              5.0 out of 5.0 Stars

              Easy check in and easy parking. Lovely staff close to Brisbane city and to queen street mall

              Great Southern Hotel Brisbane AU$75
              Reviewed on 15 Jul. 2019
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              Great Southern Hotel Brisbane

              Great Southern Hotel Brisbane

              103 George Street, Brisbane, QLD
              Great Southern Hotel Brisbane
                 
                3.7 of 5
                4.0 out of 5.0 Stars

                Great location. The view of Southbank was fantastic. Staying a Saturday night we didn't hear any works going on outside. Staff were lovely. Would definitely stay again

                Stamford Plaza Brisbane AU$179
                Reviewed on 14 Jul. 2019
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                Stamford Plaza Brisbane

                Stamford Plaza Brisbane

                Corner of Margaret & Edward Streets, South Brisbane, Brisbane, QLD
                Stamford Plaza Brisbane
                   
                  4.4 of 5
                  5.0 out of 5.0 Stars

                  Breakfast was a little uninspired. Old motel tea cups are horrible to drink from.

                  Low Priced Brisbane Hotels

                  Ibis Budget Brisbane Airport AU$99
                  Reviewed on 13 Jul. 2019
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                  Ibis Budget Brisbane Airport

                  Ibis Budget Brisbane Airport

                  18 Navigator Place, Cnr. Nudgee Road, Hendra, QLD
                  Ibis Budget Brisbane Airport
                     
                    3.8 of 5
                    2.0 out of 5.0 Stars

                    This is an excellent option for travellers who are located outside of SE Qld to better manage their schedule for their flights.

                    City Edge Brisbane Hotel AU$77
                    Reviewed on 29 May 2019
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                    City Edge Brisbane Hotel

                    City Edge Brisbane Hotel

                    63 Turbot Street, Brisbane, QLD
                    City Edge Brisbane Hotel
                       
                      2.4 of 5
                      3.0 out of 5.0 Stars

                      A hole in the wall in bathroom above sink staff are very friendly and helpful

                      Ascot Budget Inn & Residences AU$79
                      Reviewed on 16 Jul. 2019
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                      Ascot Budget Inn & Residences

                      Ascot Budget Inn & Residences

                      143 Nudgee Road, Ascot, QLD
                      Ascot Budget Inn & Residences
                         
                        3.8 of 5
                        2.5 out of 5.0 Stars

                        Rooms, bathrooms and dining area was very clean. It is obviously a well maintained property. Great to also have breakfast supplied. Great accommodation and a great location.

                        ibis Budget Windsor Brisbane AU$69
                        Reviewed on 9 Jun. 2019
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                        ibis Budget Windsor Brisbane

                        ibis Budget Windsor Brisbane

                        159 Lutwyche Road, Windsor, QLD
                        ibis Budget Windsor Brisbane
                           
                          3.7 of 5
                          2.0 out of 5.0 Stars

                          It was so close to Royal Brisbane Hospital, Cheap rates, rooms a little small, but clean and tidy.

                          Luxury Hotels near Brisbane

                          Stamford Plaza Brisbane AU$179
                          Reviewed on 14 Jul. 2019
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                          Stamford Plaza Brisbane

                          Stamford Plaza Brisbane

                          Corner of Margaret & Edward Streets, South Brisbane, Brisbane, QLD
                          Stamford Plaza Brisbane
                             
                            4.4 of 5
                            5.0 out of 5.0 Stars

                            Breakfast was a little uninspired. Old motel tea cups are horrible to drink from.

                            Treasury Brisbane AU$171
                            Reviewed on 9 Jul. 2019
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                            Treasury Brisbane

                            Treasury Brisbane

                            130 William Street, Brisbane, QLD
                            Treasury Brisbane
                               
                              4.6 of 5
                              5.0 out of 5.0 Stars

                              Spectacularly beautiful historic building. Charming room. Wonderfully appointed and large. Dead quiet.

                              Royal On The Park AU$129
                              Reviewed on 12 Jul. 2019
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                              Royal On The Park

                              Royal On The Park

                              152 Alice Street, Brisbane, QLD
                              Royal On The Park
                                 
                                4.6 of 5
                                4.5 out of 5.0 Stars

                                Loved the old style Staff were great So easy to find Great location

                                Sofitel Brisbane Central AU$175
                                Reviewed on 16 Jun. 2019
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                                Sofitel Brisbane Central

                                Sofitel Brisbane Central

                                249 Turbot Street, Brisbane, QLD
                                Sofitel Brisbane Central
                                   
                                  4.6 of 5
                                  5.0 out of 5.0 Stars

                                  Excellent Hotel, clean and somewhat stylist with friendly staff. Very central to town, virtually upstairs from train station with plenty of shops within walking distance.

                                  Family Friendly Hotels in Brisbane

                                  Meriton Suites Herschel Street, Brisbane Get Rates
                                  Reviewed on 13 Jul. 2019
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                                  Meriton Suites Herschel Street, Brisbane

                                  Meriton Suites Herschel Street, Brisbane

                                  43 Herschel Street, Brisbane, QLD
                                  Meriton Suites Herschel Street, Brisbane
                                     
                                    4.6 of 5
                                    5.0 out of 5.0 Stars

                                    Easy check in and easy parking. Lovely staff close to Brisbane city and to queen street mall

                                    Aabon Apartments & Motel AU$99
                                    Reviewed on 10 Jul. 2019
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                                    Aabon Apartments & Motel

                                    Aabon Apartments & Motel

                                    45 Lisson Grove, Wooloowin, QLD
                                    Aabon Apartments & Motel
                                       
                                      4.3 of 5
                                      3.5 out of 5.0 Stars

                                      Aabon has a very warm and homey feel about it . Our room was large and comfortable . A bit of furniture could be removed as in 3 luggage holders in the lounge and a couple of excess little tables in rooms but all in all it was a very good place to stay in a great location , thankyou kerri

                                      The Capitol Apartments AU$149
                                      Reviewed on 14 Jul. 2019
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                                      The Capitol Apartments

                                      The Capitol Apartments

                                      35 Peel St, South Brisbane, QLD
                                      The Capitol Apartments
                                         
                                        4.4 of 5
                                        4.0 out of 5.0 Stars

                                        Great location modern facilities and staff were really helpful when an early checkin was requested. Only thing was it was not made clear that when i booked a 2 room apartment that is was 2 seperate rooms not a 2 bedroom apartment. But thats not a biggy. Overall great stay.

                                        Oaks Festival Towers AU$132
                                        Reviewed on 8 Jul. 2019
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                                        Oaks Festival Towers

                                        Oaks Festival Towers

                                        108 Albert Street, Brisbane, QLD
                                        Oaks Festival Towers
                                           
                                          4.4 of 5
                                          4.5 out of 5.0 Stars

                                          Very comfy bed and pillows. Great location walking distance to the city and all public transport

                                          Cairns Intl. to Brisbane Information

                                          Cairns Intl. to Brisbane Flight FAQ

                                          Origin Airport IATA Code CNS
                                          Destination Airport IATA Code BNE
                                          Number Of Flight Options 1
                                          Flight Price AU$171
                                          Average Flight Time 2 hours 5 minutes
                                          Address:
                                          Brisbane QLD
                                          Australia
                                          IATA Code:
                                          BNE
                                          Longitude:
                                          153.109058
                                          Latitude:
                                          -27.403031
                                          Time Zone:
                                          Australia/Brisbane
                                          Address:
                                          Cairns QLD
                                          Australia
                                          IATA Code:
                                          CNS
                                          Longitude:
                                          145.754041
                                          Latitude:
                                          -16.876538
                                          Time Zone:
                                          Australia/Brisbane

                                          Frequently Asked Questions

                                          • Question : When should I check in for my flight from Cairns Intl. to Brisbane?
                                            Answer : On domestic flights, like Cairns Intl. to Brisbane, make sure you arrive at the Cairns Intl. Airport at least 2 hours before boarding to check your bags, go through security, and find your gate before your flight. Every airline has its own check-in policies and procedures, so make sure to read through those on their website when you book your flight from Cairns Intl. airport to Brisbane airport.
                                          • Question : How long is the flight from Cairns Intl. (CNS) to Brisbane (BNE)?
                                            Answer : If you're flying from CNS to BNE, the flight will take somewhere between 2 hours, 5 minutes to 2 hours, 10 minutes depending on stops. The average flight time from CNS to BNE is 2 hours, 7 minutes, 35 seconds. Remember that indirect flights and flights with long layovers will take longer.
                                          • Question : How many flights are there from CNS to BNE?
                                            Answer : With over 7 airlines that fly from CNS to BNE, you are sure to have plenty of choices. There are about 122 flights per week with airfare starting as low as AU$118.
                                          • Question : What are the best deals on roundtrip flights from Cairns Intl. to Brisbane?
                                            Answer : If you're looking for a great deal on your next trip from Cairns Intl. to Brisbane Wotif has you covered. With flights to Brisbane starting at AU$118 there's no reason not to plan your next holiday with Wotif.
                                          • Question : What airlines fly from Cairns Intl. (CNS) to Brisbane (BNE)?
                                            Answer : Certain airlines fly to Brisbane (BNE) from Cairns Intl. (CNS) more often than others. If you're interested in booking with one of the airlines that flies this route most frequently, check out our selection of airlines below:
                                            • Qantas - 56 flights per week between Brisbane and Cairns Intl..
                                            • Jetstar Airways - 26 flights per week between Brisbane and Cairns Intl..
                                            • V Australia Airlines - 19 flights per week between Brisbane and Cairns Intl..
                                            • Hainan Airlines - 8 flights per week between Brisbane and Cairns Intl..
                                            • Tiger Airways Australia - 7 flights per week between Brisbane and Cairns Intl..
                                          • Question : Where can I find a cheap rental car deal at BNE?
                                            Answer : Book a car hire you can pick up at Brisbane QLD BNE in Brisbane as soon as you land. How handy is that? We’ve found some sweet deals on reliable car hires so check out the top rental car deals at Brisbane QLD starting at AU 28.71 per day:
                                            • Fox has a 5-door Hyundai i20 Compact Car available at Brisbane QLD starting at AU $28.71 per day.*
                                            • NÜ has a 4-door Hyundai Accent Compact Car available at Brisbane QLD starting at AU $29.29 per day.*
                                            • Sixt has a 3-door Hyundai i20 Compact Car available at Brisbane QLD starting at AU $35.14 per day.*
                                            • Alamo has a 4-door Nissan Qashqai Compact SUV available at Brisbane QLD starting at AU $44.00 per day.*
                                          • Question : What are the best hotels in Brisbane
                                            Answer : Once you arrive in Brisbane you're going to want an awesome hotel to check into, that's comfy and close to all the important stuff. We've put together a list of some of the top hotels throughout Brisbane with the lowest prices. Check out some of the top Brisbane hotels near the action:
                                            • Capri by Fraser- Brisbane - 4.50 stars - Located in Brisbane CBD, this hotel is within a 10-minute walk of Brisbane Botanic Gardens and Queen Street Mall. Roma Street Parkland and Brisbane Convention and Exhibition Centre are also within 1 mi (2 km).
                                            • Novotel Brisbane - 4.50 stars - This family-friendly Spring Hill hotel is located near the airport, within a 15-minute walk of Anglican All Saints Church, Queen Street Mall, and Roma Street Parkland. Suncorp Stadium and Brisbane Convention and Exhibition Centre are also within 2 mi (3 k
                                            • NEXT Hotel Brisbane - 4.50 stars - Located in Brisbane CBD, this hotel is within a 15-minute walk of Queen Street Mall and Roma Street Parkland. Brisbane Convention and Exhibition Centre and Suncorp Stadium are also within 1 mi (2 km).
                                            • Four Points by Sheraton Brisbane - 4.00 stars - Located in Brisbane CBD, this hotel is within a 10-minute walk of Naldham House and Queen Street Mall. Roma Street Parkland and Brisbane Convention and Exhibition Centre are also within 1 mi (2 km).