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Cheapest Flights from Cairns (CNS) to Sydney (SYD)

One-way flights were as low as AU$45 and round trip flights were AU$116 within the past 7 days, for the period specified. Prices and availability are subject to change. Additional terms apply.

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Jan 7, 2020

Thank you Tigerair. Good flight

Feb 9, 2019

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Cairns to Sydney Flight Deals from AU$116

Considering a quick trip to Sydney, 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 SYD. 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.

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Flights Fare Calendar Find minimum fare between Cairns Intl. and Kingsford Smith Intl. Click this button to get previous days data Click this button to get next days data AU$631 AU$541 AU$451 AU$361 AU$270 AU$180 AU$90 AU$0 29 30 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 29 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 T Price is AU$490 on Qantas Airways Price is AU$410 on Virgin Australia Price is AU$486 on Jetstar Price is AU$410 on Virgin Australia Price is AU$481 on Qantas Airways Price is AU$486 on Jetstar Price is AU$381 on Virgin Australia Price is AU$465 on Virgin Australia Price is AU$381 on Virgin Australia Price is AU$438 on Virgin Australia Price is AU$533 on Virgin Australia Price is AU$417 on Virgin Australia Price is AU$381 on Virgin Australia Price is AU$363 on Jetstar Price is AU$447 on Jetstar Price is AU$477 on Jetstar Price is AU$447 on Jetstar Price is AU$393 on Jetstar Price is AU$437 on Jetstar Price is AU$552 on Jetstar Price is AU$481 on Jetstar Price is AU$499 on Jetstar Price is AU$631 on Jetstar Price is AU$615 on Virgin Australia Price is AU$481 on Jetstar Price is AU$479 on Jetstar Price is AU$499 on Jetstar Price is AU$475 on Jetstar Price is AU$530 on Virgin Australia

Cairns Intl. to Kingsford Smith Intl. Information

Find the Cheapest CNS to SYD Flights

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

Cairns to Sydney Information

Traveling FromCairns Intl.
Origin AirportCairns
Origin Airport IATA CodeCNS
Traveling ToKingsford Smith Intl.
Destination AirportSydney
Destination Airport IATA CodeSYD
Number of Airlines Serving8
Average Flight Time2 hours 56 mins
Direct Flight Time2 hours 50 mins
Flight PriceAU$116
Address:
Sydney NSW
Australia
IATA Code:
SYD
Longitude:
151.179898
Latitude:
-33.932922
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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Find the Perfect Hotel for After Your Flight

Epic Hotels near Kingsford Smith Intl.

Rydges Sydney Airport Hotel AU$159
Reviewed on 23 Oct. 2020
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Rydges Sydney Airport Hotel

Rydges Sydney Airport Hotel

8 Arrival Court, Sydney International Airport, Mascot, NSW
Rydges Sydney Airport Hotel
     
    4.3 of 5
    4.0 out of 5.0 Stars

    The place was nice and clean, close to the airport and the staff was really friendly and helpful. It was my first time staying there and I was very happy with my choice.

    Stamford Plaza Sydney Airport Hotel & Conference Centre AU$119
    Reviewed on 27 Oct. 2020
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    Stamford Plaza Sydney Airport Hotel & Conference Centre

    Stamford Plaza Sydney Airport Hotel & Conference Centre

    Corner Of Robey And O Riordan, Mascot, NSW
    Stamford Plaza Sydney Airport Hotel & Conference Centre
       
      4.3 of 5
      4.5 out of 5.0 Stars

      The property was well presented, but snide and out.

      Novotel Sydney International Airport Hotel AU$149
      Reviewed on 19 Mar. 2020
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      Novotel Sydney International Airport Hotel

      Novotel Sydney International Airport Hotel

      22 Levey Street, Wolli Creek, NSW
      Novotel Sydney International Airport Hotel
         
        4.0 of 5
        4.0 out of 5.0 Stars

        We were extremely impressed with the generosity and professionalism of your front desk staff when we contacted them explaining that we needed to self isolate They allowed us to check in before 2 pm and offered us face masks and were lovely

        CKS Sydney Airport Hotel AU$92
        Reviewed on 21 Nov. 2020
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        CKS Sydney Airport Hotel

        CKS Sydney Airport Hotel

        35 Levey Street, Wolli Creek, NSW
        CKS Sydney Airport Hotel
           
          3.9 of 5
          4.0 out of 5.0 Stars

          Great location for an early international flight, front desk very helpful

          Hotels in Nearby Sydney

          Four Seasons Hotel Sydney AU$246
          Reviewed on 27 Nov. 2020
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          Four Seasons Hotel Sydney

          Four Seasons Hotel Sydney

          199 George St., Sydney, NSW
          Four Seasons Hotel Sydney
             
            4.7 of 5
            5.0 out of 5.0 Stars

            Excellent position with transport of various types virtually at the front door. Easy access to all areas of Sydney by rail, boat, lightrail. Close to historic Rocks area.

            Shangri-La Hotel, Sydney AU$260
            Reviewed on 27 Nov. 2020
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            Shangri-La Hotel, Sydney

            Shangri-La Hotel, Sydney

            176 Cumberland Street, The Rocks, NSW
            Shangri-La Hotel, Sydney
               
              4.4 of 5
              5.0 out of 5.0 Stars

              Best location and views in Sydney. Ensure you have breakfast on level 36

              Rydges Sydney Harbour AU$203
              Reviewed on 23 Nov. 2020
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              Rydges Sydney Harbour

              Rydges Sydney Harbour

              55 George Street, The Rocks, NSW
              Rydges Sydney Harbour
                 
                4.5 of 5
                4.0 out of 5.0 Stars

                Great location right in the heart of The Rocks. We had a top floor room with view of Opera House. Room service breakfast was great. Only criticism is one lifts wasn’t working. Would gladly stay again.

                The Star Grand Hotel and Residences Sydney AU$219
                Reviewed on 8 Oct. 2020
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                The Star Grand Hotel and Residences Sydney

                The Star Grand Hotel and Residences Sydney

                80 Pyrmont Street, Pyrmont, NSW
                The Star Grand Hotel and Residences Sydney
                   
                  4.6 of 5
                  5.0 out of 5.0 Stars

                  The view was great from our room and bed was very comfortable

                  Low Priced Kingsford Smith Intl. Hotels

                  ibis budget Sydney Airport AU$95
                  Reviewed on 23 Nov. 2020
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                  ibis budget Sydney Airport

                  ibis budget Sydney Airport

                  5 Ross Smith Avenue, Mascot, NSW
                  ibis budget Sydney Airport
                     
                    3.7 of 5
                    2.5 out of 5.0 Stars

                    Conveniently located and easy to access. Rooms were functional and clean. Foyer was very well presented and staff were friendly and helpful. Will stay here again.

                    Ibis Budget St Peters AU$80
                    Reviewed on 3 Oct. 2020
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                    Ibis Budget St Peters

                    Ibis Budget St Peters

                    178 Princes Highway, St Peters, NSW
                    Ibis Budget St Peters
                       
                      3.5 of 5
                      2.5 out of 5.0 Stars

                      Exactly as I expected. Good location for me. Easy check in and check out and smiling staff... It is what it is.

                      ibis budget Sydney Olympic Park AU$85
                      Reviewed on 19 Oct. 2020
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                      ibis budget Sydney Olympic Park

                      ibis budget Sydney Olympic Park

                      8 Edwin Flack Avenue, Sydney Olympic Park, NSW
                      ibis budget Sydney Olympic Park
                         
                        3.5 of 5
                        2.5 out of 5.0 Stars

                        Staff very friendly and helpful. Vending machines need to be kept stocked.

                        ibis budget Sydney East AU$76
                        Reviewed on 22 Feb. 2020
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                        ibis budget Sydney East

                        ibis budget Sydney East

                        191 - 201 William Street, Darlinghurst, NSW
                        ibis budget Sydney East
                           
                          3.7 of 5
                          2.5 out of 5.0 Stars

                          The position in the city is excellent Pleasing place to stay for short stay

                          Luxury Hotels near Kingsford Smith Intl.

                          Primus Hotel Sydney AU$219
                          Reviewed on 25 Sep. 2020
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                          Primus Hotel Sydney

                          Primus Hotel Sydney

                          339 Pitt Street, Sydney, NSW
                          Primus Hotel Sydney
                             
                            4.6 of 5
                            5.0 out of 5.0 Stars

                            Beautiful Art Deco fixings, very comfortable, friendly and highly professional staff, excellent location. Looking forward to visiting again when the Primus returns to its full glory.

                            Four Seasons Hotel Sydney AU$246
                            Reviewed on 27 Nov. 2020
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                            Four Seasons Hotel Sydney

                            Four Seasons Hotel Sydney

                            199 George St., Sydney, NSW
                            Four Seasons Hotel Sydney
                               
                              4.7 of 5
                              5.0 out of 5.0 Stars

                              Excellent position with transport of various types virtually at the front door. Easy access to all areas of Sydney by rail, boat, lightrail. Close to historic Rocks area.

                              Shangri-La Hotel, Sydney AU$260
                              Reviewed on 27 Nov. 2020
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                              Shangri-La Hotel, Sydney

                              Shangri-La Hotel, Sydney

                              176 Cumberland Street, The Rocks, NSW
                              Shangri-La Hotel, Sydney
                                 
                                4.4 of 5
                                5.0 out of 5.0 Stars

                                Best location and views in Sydney. Ensure you have breakfast on level 36

                                The Star Grand Hotel and Residences Sydney AU$219
                                Reviewed on 8 Oct. 2020
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                                The Star Grand Hotel and Residences Sydney

                                The Star Grand Hotel and Residences Sydney

                                80 Pyrmont Street, Pyrmont, NSW
                                The Star Grand Hotel and Residences Sydney
                                   
                                  4.6 of 5
                                  5.0 out of 5.0 Stars

                                  The view was great from our room and bed was very comfortable

                                  Family Friendly Hotels in Sydney

                                  Novotel Sydney on Darling Harbour Get Rates
                                  Reviewed on 15 Mar. 2020
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                                  Novotel Sydney on Darling Harbour

                                  Novotel Sydney on Darling Harbour

                                  100 Murray Street, Sydney, NSW
                                  Novotel Sydney on Darling Harbour
                                     
                                    4.1 of 5
                                    4.5 out of 5.0 Stars

                                    Beautiful view from lounge area Lovely relaxing environment Staff were very helpful Will stay again!

                                    Radisson Hotel & Suites Sydney Get Rates
                                    Reviewed on 3 Jan. 2020
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                                    Radisson Hotel & Suites Sydney

                                    Radisson Hotel & Suites Sydney

                                    72 Liverpool Street, Sydney, NSW
                                    Radisson Hotel & Suites Sydney
                                       
                                      4.2 of 5
                                      4.5 out of 5.0 Stars

                                      staff members were always pleasant and willing to accede to any request. Kitchen staff members were friendly and efficient!

                                      Novotel Sydney Central Get Rates
                                      Reviewed on 3 Mar. 2020
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                                      Novotel Sydney Central

                                      Novotel Sydney Central

                                      169-179 Thomas Street, Haymarket, NSW
                                      Novotel Sydney Central
                                         
                                        4.4 of 5
                                        4.0 out of 5.0 Stars

                                        Great location. Staff were extremely friendly and helpful. Travelling with two teenagers. We all had a wonderful stay.

                                        Veriu Camperdown AU$195
                                        Reviewed on 2 Jul. 2020
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                                        Veriu Camperdown

                                        Veriu Camperdown

                                        84-86 Parramatta Road, Camperdown, NSW
                                        Veriu Camperdown
                                           
                                          4.6 of 5
                                          4.5 out of 5.0 Stars

                                          This was our second stay at Veriu Camperdown and unfortunately it did not meet expectations. The property was unclean, inside and out, and the room was uncomfortably cold. Issues with the heating unit took awhile to sort out.


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