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Cairns to Melbourne - Flight Route Schedule

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Cheapest Flights from Cairns (CNS) to Melbourne (MEL)

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Cairns Intl. to Tullamarine Information

Cairns Intl. to Tullamarine Flight FAQ

Origin Airport IATA Code CNS
Destination Airport IATA Code MEL
Number Of Flight Options 1
Flight Price AU$200
Average Flight Time 4 hours 24 minutes
Address:
Melbourne VIC
Australia
IATA Code:
MEL
Longitude:
144.843013
Latitude:
-37.673295
Time Zone:
Australia/Sydney
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 Tullamarine?
    Answer : On international flights, like Cairns Intl. to Tullamarine, make sure you arrive at the Cairns Intl. Airport with at least 3 hours 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 Tullamarine airport.
  • Question : How long is the flight from Cairns Intl. (CNS) to Tullamarine (MEL)?
    Answer : If you're flying from CNS to MEL, the flight will take somewhere between 3 hours, 20 minutes to 3 hours, 30 minutes depending on stops. The average flight time from CNS to MEL is 3 hours, 23 minutes, 55 seconds. Remember that indirect flights and flights with long layovers will take longer.
  • Question : How many flights are there from CNS to MEL?
    Answer : With over 10 airlines that fly from CNS to MEL, you are sure to have plenty of choices. There are about 239 flights per week with airfare starting as low as AU$200.
  • Question : What are the best deals on roundtrip flights from Cairns Intl. to Tullamarine?
    Answer : If you're looking for a great deal on your next trip from Cairns Intl. to Tullamarine Wotif has you covered. With flights to Tullamarine 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 Tullamarine (MEL)?
    Answer : Certain airlines fly to Tullamarine (MEL) 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:
    • Jetstar Airways - 70 flights per week between Tullamarine and Cairns Intl..
    • Qantas - 53 flights per week between Tullamarine and Cairns Intl..
    • V Australia Airlines - 47 flights per week between Tullamarine and Cairns Intl..
    • Hong Kong Airlines - 20 flights per week between Tullamarine and Cairns Intl..
    • Virgin Atlantic Airways - 11 flight per week between Tullamarine and Cairns Intl..
  • Question : Where can I find a cheap rental car deal at MEL?
    Answer : Book a car hire you can pick up at Tullamarine MEL in Tullamarine 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 Tullamarine starting at NZ 34.00 per day:
    • Sixt has a 3-door Hyundai i20 Compact available at Tullamarine starting at NZ $34.00 per day.*
    • Firefly has a 5-door Toyota Yaris Economy available at Tullamarine starting at NZ $40.00 per day.*
    • Enterprise has a 5-door Kia Rio Economy available at Tullamarine starting at NZ $76.00 per day.*
    • Thrifty has a 3-door Toyota Yaris Economy available at Tullamarine starting at NZ $50.00 per day.*
  • Question : What are the best hotels in Tullamarine
    Answer : Once you arrive in Tullamarine 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 Tullamarine with the lowest prices. Check out some of the top Tullamarine hotels near the action:
    • Rendezvous Hotel Melbourne - 4.50 stars - Located in the very heart of the city, the hotel is walking distance to world class shopping, famous theatres, major sporting venues, vibrant entertainment, exceptional restaurants, Crown Casino, and the Melbourne Exhibition and Convention Centre.
    • Travelodge Southbank Melbourne - 4.00 stars - Set within the Southbank shopping/business complex and 200 meters (656 feet) from Yarra River, this modern-style hotel is just across Princes Bridge from the city center and within walking distance of Eureka Skydeck 88. The Victorian Arts Centre, Crown Ca
    • Rydges Melbourne Hotel - 4.50 stars - Located in Melbourne CBD, this luxury hotel is within a 10-minute walk of Her Majesty's Theatre and Bourke Street Mall. Melbourne Central and RMIT University are also within 15 minutes.
    • City Tempo - 4.00 stars - Located in Melbourne CBD, this apartment is within a 10-minute walk of Flagstaff Gardens, Queen Victoria Market, and Melbourne Central. RMIT University and Bourke Street Mall are also within 15 minutes.

Epic Hotels in Melbourne

Holiday Inn Melbourne Airport AU$151
Holiday Inn Melbourne Airport

Holiday Inn Melbourne Airport

10-14 Centre Road, Melbourne Airport, VIC
     
    4.4
    of 5, from 973 reviews
    4.0 out of 5.0

    Located near the airport, this family-friendly hotel is within 9 mi (15 km) of DFO Essendon, Broadmeadows Park, and Progress Reserve. Overnewton Castle and Moonee Valley Racecourse are also within 9 mi (15 km).

    PARKROYAL Melbourne Airport AU$243
    PARKROYAL Melbourne Airport

    PARKROYAL Melbourne Airport

    Arrival Drive, Melbourne Airport, VIC
       
      4.5
      of 5, from 1,067 reviews
      4.5 out of 5.0

      Located near the airport, this family-friendly hotel is within 9 mi (15 km) of DFO Essendon, Broadmeadows Park, and Progress Reserve. Overnewton Castle and Moonee Valley Racecourse are also within 9 mi (15 km).

      ibis budget Melbourne Airport AU$130
      ibis budget Melbourne Airport

      ibis budget Melbourne Airport

      Caldwell Drive, Melbourne Airport, VIC
         
        3.8
        of 5, from 1,052 reviews
        2.5 out of 5.0

        Situated near the airport, in Melbourne Airport, this hotel is close to Overnewton Castle. Area attractions also include Broadmeadows Park and Progress Reserve.

        Ciloms Airport Lodge AU$139
        Ciloms Airport Lodge

        Ciloms Airport Lodge

        398 Melrose Drive, Melbourne Airport, VIC
           
          4.2
          of 5, from 1,111 reviews
          3.5 out of 5.0

          Situated near the airport, this motel is within 9 mi (15 km) of DFO Essendon, Flemington Racecourse, and Progress Reserve. Moonee Valley Racecourse and Royal Melbourne Showgrounds are also within 9 mi (15 km).


          Holiday Packages from Cairns Intl. Airport (CNS) to Tullamarine Airport (MEL)

          *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.