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

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Cairns to Darwin Flight Deals from AU$200

Considering a quick trip to Darwin, but not sure which is the best route for you? Well, you’re in luck! Wotif has done the hard work, so all you need to do is check out these flights from CNS to DRW. With heaps of cheap fares from Cairns, we guarantee you’ll be arriving to your holiday destination in style without emptying your bank account in the process.

Best Days To Fly To DRW From CNS

Flights Fare Calendar Find minimum fare between Cairns Intl. and Darwin Intl. Click this button to get previous days data Click this button to get next days data AU$1,147 AU$983 AU$819 AU$655 AU$492 AU$328 AU$164 AU$0 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 29 30 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 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 F S S M Price is AU$384 on Jetstar Price is AU$415 on Jetstar Price is AU$755 on Airnorth Regional Price is AU$398 on Jetstar Price is AU$376 on Jetstar Price is AU$384 on Jetstar Price is AU$398 on Jetstar Price is AU$423 on Airnorth Regional Price is AU$449 on Jetstar Price is AU$376 on Jetstar Price is AU$1,066 on Qantas Airways Price is AU$1,072 on Qantas Airways Price is AU$1,147 on Qantas Airways Price is AU$1,044 on Qantas Airways Price is AU$398 on Jetstar Price is AU$1,060 on Qantas Airways Price is AU$911 on Jetstar Price is AU$477 on Jetstar Price is AU$509 on Jetstar Price is AU$442 on Jetstar Price is AU$1,020 on Virgin Australia Price is AU$463 on Jetstar Price is AU$477 on Jetstar Price is AU$539 on Jetstar

Find the Perfect Hotel for After Your Flight

Epic Hotels near Darwin Intl.

Mercure Darwin Airport Resort AU$179
Reviewed on 19 May 2019
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Mercure Darwin Airport Resort

Mercure Darwin Airport Resort

1 Sir Norman Brearley Drive, Eaton, NT
Mercure Darwin Airport Resort
     
    4.0 of 5
    4.0 out of 5.0 Stars

    Noisy - lots of passing foot traffic and sounds like gun shots going of constantly

    Novotel Darwin Airport AU$199
    Reviewed on 20 Apr. 2019
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    Novotel Darwin Airport

    Novotel Darwin Airport

    2 Sir Norman Brearly Drive, Eaton, NT
    Novotel Darwin Airport
       
      4.3 of 5
      4.0 out of 5.0 Stars

      Lovely staff great pool, bus to airport, quickest lift I’ve ever been in. Overall excellent experience

      Darwin Airport Inn Get Rates
      Reviewed on 23 Dec. 2017
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      Darwin Airport Inn

      Darwin Airport Inn

      1 Sir Norman Brearly Drive, Eaton, NT
      Darwin Airport Inn
         
        3.2 of 5
        3.5 out of 5.0 Stars

        The hotel is easily accessible on foot, with baggage straight from the airport. The check-in process is efficient and the room is perfect after a long flight as it has block out curtains and a good air-conditioner in case you're not used to the humidity.

        Quality Hotel Darwin Airport AU$161
        Reviewed on 27 May 2019
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        Quality Hotel Darwin Airport

        Quality Hotel Darwin Airport

        225 Mcmillans Road, Jingili, NT
        Quality Hotel Darwin Airport
           
          4.4 of 5
          4.0 out of 5.0 Stars

          Picked up from airport friendly staff clean rooms close to the airport

          Hotels in Nearby Darwin

          Mercure Darwin Airport Resort AU$179
          Reviewed on 19 May 2019
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          Mercure Darwin Airport Resort

          Mercure Darwin Airport Resort

          1 Sir Norman Brearley Drive, Eaton, NT
          Mercure Darwin Airport Resort
             
            4.0 of 5
            4.0 out of 5.0 Stars

            Noisy - lots of passing foot traffic and sounds like gun shots going of constantly

            Novotel Darwin Airport AU$199
            Reviewed on 20 Apr. 2019
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            Novotel Darwin Airport

            Novotel Darwin Airport

            2 Sir Norman Brearly Drive, Eaton, NT
            Novotel Darwin Airport
               
              4.3 of 5
              4.0 out of 5.0 Stars

              Lovely staff great pool, bus to airport, quickest lift I’ve ever been in. Overall excellent experience

              Darwin Airport Inn Get Rates
              Reviewed on 23 Dec. 2017
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              Darwin Airport Inn

              Darwin Airport Inn

              1 Sir Norman Brearly Drive, Eaton, NT
              Darwin Airport Inn
                 
                3.2 of 5
                3.5 out of 5.0 Stars

                The hotel is easily accessible on foot, with baggage straight from the airport. The check-in process is efficient and the room is perfect after a long flight as it has block out curtains and a good air-conditioner in case you're not used to the humidity.

                Oaks Élan Darwin AU$139
                Reviewed on 11 Jun. 2019
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                Oaks Élan Darwin

                Oaks Élan Darwin

                31 Woods Street, Darwin, NT
                Oaks Élan Darwin
                   
                  3.9 of 5
                  4.0 out of 5.0 Stars

                  great property, fantastic view, property fit all our requirements except the shower no hot water is a huge down fall

                  Family Friendly Hotels in Darwin

                  Novotel Darwin Airport AU$199
                  Reviewed on 20 Apr. 2019
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                  Novotel Darwin Airport

                  Novotel Darwin Airport

                  2 Sir Norman Brearly Drive, Eaton, NT
                  Novotel Darwin Airport
                     
                    4.3 of 5
                    4.0 out of 5.0 Stars

                    Lovely staff great pool, bus to airport, quickest lift I’ve ever been in. Overall excellent experience

                    Mercure Darwin Airport Resort AU$179
                    Reviewed on 19 May 2019
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                    Mercure Darwin Airport Resort

                    Mercure Darwin Airport Resort

                    1 Sir Norman Brearley Drive, Eaton, NT
                    Mercure Darwin Airport Resort
                       
                      4.0 of 5
                      4.0 out of 5.0 Stars

                      Noisy - lots of passing foot traffic and sounds like gun shots going of constantly

                      Cairns Intl. to Darwin Intl. Information

                      Find the Cheapest CNS to DRW Flights

                      Work hard, travel harder! Wotif brings you the cheapest Cairns to Darwin flights, making it possible to have a five star holiday without that five star price tag. Browse and compare our top CNS to DRW routes and airport options. So, go ahead and treat yourself, your sweetheart, or the kids to an unforgettable holiday this year.

                      Cairns Intl. to Darwin Intl. Flight FAQ

                      Origin Airport IATA Code CNS
                      Destination Airport IATA Code DRW
                      Number Of Flight Options 2
                      Flight Price AU$230
                      Average Flight Time 2 hours 48 minutes
                      Address:
                      Darwin NT
                      Australia
                      IATA Code:
                      DRW
                      Longitude:
                      130.877521
                      Latitude:
                      -12.407805
                      Time Zone:
                      Australia/Darwin
                      Address:
                      Cairns QLD
                      Australia
                      IATA Code:
                      CNS
                      Longitude:
                      145.754041
                      Latitude:
                      -16.876538
                      Time Zone:
                      Australia/Brisbane

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                      Frequently Asked Questions

                      • Question : When should I check in for my flight from Cairns Intl. to Darwin Intl.?
                        Answer : On domestic flights, like Cairns Intl. to Darwin Intl., 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 Darwin Intl. airport.
                      • Question : How long is the flight from Cairns Intl. (CNS) to Darwin Intl. (DRW)?
                        Answer : If you're flying from CNS to DRW, the flight will take somewhere between 2 hours, 25 minutes to 2 hours, 35 minutes depending on stops. The average flight time from CNS to DRW is 2 hours, 30 minutes. Remember that indirect flights and flights with long layovers will take longer.
                      • Question : How many flights are there from CNS to DRW?
                        Answer : With over 4 airlines that fly from CNS to DRW, you are sure to have plenty of choices. There are about 22 flights per week with airfare starting as low as AU$200.
                      • Question : What are the best deals on roundtrip flights from Cairns Intl. to Darwin Intl.?
                        Answer : If you're looking for a great deal on your next trip from Cairns Intl. to Darwin Intl. Wotif has you covered. With flights to Darwin Intl. starting at AU$200 there's no reason not to plan your next holiday with Wotif.
                      • Question : What airlines fly from Cairns Intl. (CNS) to Darwin Intl. (DRW)?
                        Answer : Certain airlines fly to Darwin Intl. (DRW) 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 - 8 flights per week between Darwin Intl. and Cairns Intl..
                        • Jetstar Airways - 7 flights per week between Darwin Intl. and Cairns Intl..
                        • Airnorth - 6 flights per week between Darwin Intl. and Cairns Intl..
                        • Alliance Airlines - 1 flight per week between Darwin Intl. and Cairns Intl..
                      • Question : Where can I find a cheap rental car deal at DRW?
                        Answer : Book a car hire you can pick up at Darwin Intl. DRW in Darwin Intl. 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 Darwin Intl. starting at AU 46.43 per day:
                        • Alamo has a 3-door Kia Rio Economy Car available at Darwin Intl. starting at AU $46.43 per day.*
                        • Fox has a 5-door Toyota Yaris Economy Car available at Darwin Intl. starting at AU $46.57 per day.*
                        • Firefly has a 5-door Toyota Yaris Economy Car available at Darwin Intl. starting at AU $47.14 per day.*
                        • Enterprise has a 3-door Kia Rio Economy Car available at Darwin Intl. starting at AU $54.14 per day.*
                      • Question : What are the best hotels in Darwin Intl.
                        Answer : Once you arrive in Darwin Intl. 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 Darwin Intl. with the lowest prices. Check out some of the top Darwin Intl. hotels near the action:
                        • Skycity Darwin - 5.00 stars - Situated near the beach, this luxury hotel is within a 10-minute walk of SKYCITY Casino and Mindil Beach. George Brown Darwin Botanic Gardens and Burnett House are also within 15 minutes.
                        • Mantra on the Esplanade - 4.50 stars - Located in Darwin City Centre, this luxury aparthotel is within a 10-minute walk of Crocosaurus Cove, Darwin Entertainment Centre, and Maningrida Arts & Culture. Smith Street Mall and St Mary Star of the Sea Catholic Cathedral are also within 10 minutes.
                        • Oaks Élan Darwin - 4.00 stars - Located in Darwin City Centre, this hotel is within a 10-minute walk of Smith Street Mall, Brown's Mart Theatre, and Maningrida Arts & Culture. Parliament House and Christ Church Anglican Cathedral Darwin are also within 10 minutes.
                        • DoubleTree by Hilton Darwin - 4.50 stars - Located in Darwin City Centre, this hotel is within a 10-minute walk of Aquascene, Darwin Entertainment Centre, and Crocosaurus Cove. St Mary Star of the Sea Catholic Cathedral and The USS Peary Memorial are also within 15 minutes.

                      *Prices are "from" prices based on the lowest available fare on the sample travel dates for one adult and will be confirmed prior to any payment being made. The price is not guaranteed until paid in full by cleared funds and your tickets are issued. Fees may apply for checked baggage. There may be an additional fee based on your payment type and flight selected. Total purchase price, inclusive of any applicable fees, is displayed on the flight details page prior to booking confirmation. Blackout dates and other restrictions may apply. Fares may be non-refundable (subject to applicable laws) and are not transferable. Name changes may not be permitted. Offers are subject to availability and may be discontinued without notice. Conditions apply.