Flights From Cairns (CNS) to Horn Island (HID) from AU$175

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Cheapest Flights from Cairns (CNS) to Horn Island (HID)

Airfares from Cairns Intl. to Horn Island for one-way flights were as low as AU$175 and round trip flights were AU$349 within the past 7 days, for the period specified. Prices and availability are subject to change. Additional terms apply.

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Best Day to Book Flight from Cairns (CNS) to Horn Island (HID)

Cairns to Horn Island Flight Information

Find the Cheapest Flights from Cairns (CNS) to Horn Island (HID)

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

Cairns to Horn Island Information

Traveling From Cairns Intl.
Origin Airport Cairns
Origin Airport IATA Code CNS
Traveling To Horn Island
Destination Airport Horn Island
Destination Airport IATA Code HID
Number of Airlines Serving 1
Average Flight Time 1 hours 45 mins
Direct Flight Time 1 hours 45 mins
Flight Price AU$349

FAQs about flights from Cairns Intl. (CNS) to Horn Island (HID)

Can I take a flight from Cairns, QLD Airport (CNS-Cairns Intl.) to Horn Island, QLD Airport (HID) right now?

The initial step in arranging a flight from Cairns, QLD Airport (CNS-Cairns Intl.) to Horn Island, QLD Airport (HID) is to have a squiz at the Covid-19 Travel Advisor. It's here you'll find everything you need to know about flying restrictions, quarantine and other policies.

How long is the flight from Cairns Intl. Airport (CNS) to Horn Island, QLD Airport (HID)?

The average flight time from Cairns to Horn Island is a cruisy 1 hour and 45 minutes. Book that seat, buckle yourself in and leave the real world scratching its head, wondering where the hell you've disappeared to.

What airlines fly direct from CNS to Horn Island Airport (HID)?

Not in love with the idea of eating boring airport food while sitting around waiting for a connecting flight? Have a look at Qantas — it's the one airline advertising direct flights between Cairns and Horn Island.

What happens if I need to change my flight booking to Horn Island, QLD Airport (HID) due to COVID-19?

If your travel plans to Horn Island, QLD Airport (HID) have been affected by COVID-19, you may be able to make a no-change-fee cancellation and score a credit that you can use on another flight. Sign in to your Wotif account to see if your booking is eligible. If you still have questions, our Customer Service Portal is the place to go for more info.

Does Wotif offer flights with flexible change policies?

Some airlines offer the option to change your Horn Island, QLD Airport (HID) flight without a fee. That way, you won't get stung with extra costs — but you'll have to pay any difference between the old flight and the new one. Stress less by keeping your eye out for the "no change fees" filter when you book.

How many flights are there from Cairns Intl. Airport (CNS) to Horn Island Airport?

Can you hear that? It's the awesome sound of your plane taking off to Horn Island. All you need to do is choose a seat on one of the 2 flights that operate daily from CNS to Horn Island, QLD Airport (HID).

What are the cheapest days to fly?

Here's an insider tip: Sunday is typically the cheapest day to fly! Looking at flight demand on Wotif in 2020, we found that flights departing on a Sunday generally had the lowest average price, closely followed by flights on a Tuesday. You might want to think twice about flying on a Saturday though; generally, our data showed that it had the highest average ticket price.

What is the best day to buy a plane ticket?

Guess what? Boring old Thursday really is the best day to score the cheapest plane tickets. Looking at flight demand on Wotif in 2020, we found that flights purchased on a Thursday had the lowest airfares on average. Booking your plane ticket on a Sunday also seems to score pretty good deals. However, airfares purchased on a Tuesday generally have a higher than average ticket value, so you might want to prepare your budget if you're booking early in the week.

What is the cheapest month to fly?

When comparing airfares booked through Wotif in 2020, our data shows March is one of the cheapest months to fly. On the other hand, the month of June can be one of the most expensive times to travel, with the highest average ticket price, so it's best to get in early if June is your preferred travel month.

How far in advance can you book a flight?

Trying to figure out how early you should book your flight? It's possible to start comparing international airfares on Wotif up to 12 months in advance. However, it does depend on the carrier as not all airlines release their prices that far out. According to Wotif's 2020 flight demand trends, you can bag a bargain with some of the cheapest airfares appearing 4 weeks to 3 months prior to travel.

How can I save money on flights?

Looking for clever ways to save on your next trip? Try mixing and matching airlines and fare types. Our data tells us, travellers who booked flights on Wotif in 2020 saved close to 50% off their airfare, when their return flights consisted of two different airlines or fare types.

*According to flight demand on from January to December 2020. Savings are subject to change and may vary depending on selections made.

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Cairns to Horn Island Flight Deals from AU$349

Considering a quick trip to Horn Island, 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 HID. 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.

It’s easy to book flights to Horn Island from Cairns  

For a huge choice of flights, simply enter your travel dates and hit search and we’ll hunt out fantastic deals on one-way, return and multi-city airfares to Horn Island from Cairns from 10 different airlines. If you click the ‘direct flights’ box, you see flights that’ll get you to Horn Island in just 1 hour(s) and 45 mins, too.   

Snap up great deals on flights to Horn Island from Cairns 

Choose from 2 flights a day on average, with prices starting at AU$349 and rising to AU$469 depending on the cabin class, travel dates, and airline carrier. And if you’re up for a last-minute getaway, you can get great deals on flights from Cairns to Horn Island today!  

Find cheap airfares to Horn Island from Cairns 

Here are our insider tips for bagging a flight bargain: 

  • Look for midweek flights and late night, early morning arrival and departure times
  • Check out other airports near Cairns and Horn Island
  • Avoid peak season (prices tend to be lower in January)
  • Be flexible with your travel dates and you can usually get cheaper options  

Reasons to book your flights to Horn Island from Cairns with Wotif

Wotif is a super-easy way to find the best flight for you to Horn Island. Get more bang for your buck on flight and hotel or car rental combos and download the free Wotif app to tap into exclusive deals. Book now with Wotif and have a great flight!


Great places to stay after flight from Cairns to Horn Island

Wongai Beach Hotel
Wongai Beach Hotel
3 out of 5
2 Wees Street, Horn Island, QLD
The price is AU$215 per night from 9 Oct. to 9 Oct.
Situated in Horn Island, this hotel is within a 5-minute walk of Torres Strait Heritage Museum and Horn Island Jetty. Torres Strait and Round Island Conservation ...
4.3/5Excellent! (9 reviews)
"pool was excellent, breakfast goodies were good, cleaning staff accomodating,"

Reviewed on 12 Jun. 2019

Wongai Beach Hotel
TI Motel Torres Strait
TI Motel Torres Strait
2.5 out of 5
127 Douglas St, Thursday Island, QLD
Situated by the sea, this motel is within 3 miles (5 km) of Torres Strait, Horn Island Jetty and Torres Strait Heritage Museum. Possession Island National Park ...
4.7/5Exceptional! (3 reviews)
"Great & friendly staff, clean facilities & amazing location"

Reviewed on 29 Jun. 2021

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TI Motel Torres Strait
Cape York Peninsula Lodge
Cape York Peninsula Lodge
3 out of 5
Corners Lui & Adidi Streets, Bamaga, QLD
The price is AU$309 per night from 26 Sep. to 26 Sep.
Situated in Bamaga, this hotel is within 6 miles (10 km) of Torres Strait, Round Island Conservation Park and Jardine River National Park. Possession Island ...
3.2/5 (5 reviews)
"The property iteself was nice, however very disappointed that we weren't able to have access to the restaurant on both nights, no availability for room service,also pool was closed on the Friday night. No kettle in the suite and hardly any utensils to cook food with, which we were not planning on ..."

Reviewed on 4 Nov. 2019

Cape York Peninsula Lodge
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 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.