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Flights From Cairns (CNS) to Gold Coast (OOL) from AU$112

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Cheapest Flights from Cairns (CNS) to Gold Coast (OOL)

Airfares from Cairns Intl. to Coolangatta for one-way flights were as low as AU$112 and round trip flights were AU$235 within the past 7 days, for the period specified. Prices and availability are subject to change. Additional terms apply.

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Cairns to Gold Coast Flight Information

Find the Cheapest Flights from Cairns (CNS) to Gold Coast (OOL)

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

Cairns to Gold Coast Information

Traveling From Cairns Intl.
Origin Airport Cairns
Origin Airport IATA Code CNS
Traveling To Coolangatta
Destination Airport Gold Coast
Destination Airport IATA Code OOL
Number of Airlines Serving 2
Average Flight Time 2 hours 15 mins
Direct Flight Time 2 hours 15 mins
Flight Price AU$235

FAQs about flights from Cairns Intl. (CNS) to Coolangatta (OOL)

Can I take a flight from Cairns, QLD Airport (CNS-Cairns Intl.) to Gold Coast, QLD Airport (OOL-Coolangatta) right now?

If you're travelling from Cairns, QLD Airport (CNS-Cairns Intl.) to Gold Coast, QLD Airport (OOL-Coolangatta) and wish to avoid getting stuck in a bind, check our Covid-19 Travel Advisor prior to booking. Here, you'll discover any and all important info on your destination's quarantine and flying restrictions.

How long is the flight from Cairns Airport to OOL?

The flight between Cairns, QLD Airport (CNS-Cairns Intl.) and Gold Coast, QLD Airport (OOL-Coolangatta) takes on average 5 hours and 33 minutes — consider how many hours you'll be in your seat and board with the things you need to be comfy and cosy.

What airlines fly direct from Cairns Intl. Airport (CNS) to Coolangatta Airport (OOL)?

Overpriced sangers, bad WiFi ... Airport stopovers can be a real drag. But you won’t have to put up with any of that if you fly with Jetstar. This airline offers direct flights from Cairns Airport to Gold Coast, QLD Airport (OOL-Coolangatta).

What happens if I need to change my flight booking to Gold Coast, QLD Airport (OOL-Coolangatta) due to COVID-19?

If your travel plans to Gold Coast, QLD Airport (OOL-Coolangatta) 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 Gold Coast, QLD Airport (OOL-Coolangatta) 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, QLD Airport (CNS-Cairns Intl.) to Gold Coast Airport?

Can you hear that? It's the sweet-as sound of your plane hoofing it to Gold Coast. All you have to do is book a seat on one of the 16 flights that operate each day from Cairns Airport to Coolangatta Airport (OOL).

If I'm planning to fly, what are some airlines that have COVID-19 measures and social distancing rules?

There are many airlines that have social distancing rules and use COVID-19 measures, including Jetstar, Virgin Australia and Qantas. Now you can take that long overdue holiday with confidence knowing that strategies, which may include electrostatic cleaning and providing passenger masks, are in place.

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 Wotif.com from January to December 2020. Savings are subject to change and may vary depending on selections made.

Address:
Coolangatta (Gold Coast) QLD,
Australia
IATA Code:
OOL
Longitude:
153.513137
Latitude:
-28.166164
Time Zone:
Australia/Brisbane
Address:
Cairns QLD,
Australia
IATA Code:
CNS
Longitude:
145.754041
Latitude:
-16.876538
Time Zone:
Australia/Brisbane

Cairns to Gold Coast Flight Deals from AU$235

Considering a quick trip to Gold Coast, 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 OOL. 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 Gold Coast 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 Gold Coast from Cairns from 10 different airlines. If you click the ‘direct flights’ box, you see flights that’ll get you to Gold Coast in just 2 hour(s) and 15 mins, too.   

Snap up great deals on flights to Gold Coast from Cairns 

Choose from 2 flights a day on average, with prices starting at AU$235 and rising to AU$275 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 Gold Coast today!  

Find cheap airfares to Gold Coast 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 Gold Coast
  • Avoid peak season (prices tend to be lower in August)
  • Be flexible with your travel dates and you can usually get cheaper options  

Reasons to book your flights to Gold Coast from Cairns with Wotif

Wotif is a super-easy way to find the best flight for you to Gold Coast. 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 Gold Coast

Gold Coast Airport Motel
Gold Coast Airport Motel
3 out of 5
95 Golden Four Drive, Bilinga, QLD
The price is AU$134 per night from 29 Jul. to 29 Jul.
Located in Bilinga, this motel is within a 15-minute walk of Bilinga Beach and Kirra Beach. Coolangatta Beach and Currumbin Wildlife Sanctuary are also within ...
4.4/5Wonderful! (223 reviews)
"Welcomed by staff and very helpful in answering our questions. Room was spotless and we'll set out. Close to everything we needed. Will be back"

Reviewed on 16 Jun. 2021

Gold Coast Airport Motel
Rydges Gold Coast Airport
Rydges Gold Coast Airport
4 out of 5
Lot 5, Terminal Drive, Bilinga, Bilinga, QLD
The price is AU$215 per night from 29 Jul. to 29 Jul.
Located in Bilinga, this hotel is within a 15-minute walk of Bilinga Beach and Kirra Beach. Coolangatta Beach and Greenmount Beach are also within 3 mi (5 ...
4.6/5Exceptional! (40 reviews)
"Perfect"

Reviewed on 3 Jul. 2021

Rydges Gold Coast Airport
La Costa Motel
La Costa Motel
4 out of 5
127 Golden Four Drive, Bilinga, QLD
The price is AU$181 per night from 4 Aug. to 4 Aug.
Located in Bilinga, this beach motel is within a 15-minute walk of Southern Cross University - Gold Coast and Kirra Beach. Coolangatta Beach and The Strand are ...
4.7/5Exceptional! (263 reviews)
"Such a cute boutique hotel, wish we had stayed longer"

Reviewed on 9 Jun. 2021

La Costa Motel
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.