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Cairns to Sydney - Flight Route Schedule

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

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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 Flight Deals from AU$198

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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Frequently Asked Questions

  • Question : When should I check in for my flight from Cairns Intl. to Kingsford Smith Intl.?
    Answer : On international flights, like Cairns Intl. to Kingsford Smith Intl., 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 Kingsford Smith Intl. airport.
  • Question : How long is the flight from Cairns Intl. (CNS) to Kingsford Smith Intl. (SYD)?
    Answer : If you're flying from CNS to SYD, the flight will take somewhere between 2 hours, 55 minutes to 3 hours, 10 minutes depending on stops. The average flight time from CNS to SYD is 2 hours, 59 minutes, 16 seconds. Remember that indirect flights and flights with long layovers will take longer.
  • Question : How many flights are there from CNS to SYD?
    Answer : With over 8 airlines that fly from CNS to SYD, you are sure to have plenty of choices. There are about 182 flights per week with airfare starting as low as AU$198.
  • Question : What are the best deals on roundtrip flights from Cairns Intl. to Kingsford Smith Intl.?
    Answer : If you're looking for a great deal on your next trip from Cairns Intl. to Kingsford Smith Intl. Wotif has you covered. With flights to Kingsford Smith Intl. starting at AU$198 there's no reason not to plan your next holiday with Wotif.
  • Question : What airlines fly from Cairns Intl. (CNS) to Kingsford Smith Intl. (SYD)?
    Answer : Certain airlines fly to Kingsford Smith Intl. (SYD) 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 - 61 flight per week between Kingsford Smith Intl. and Cairns Intl..
    • Qantas - 47 flights per week between Kingsford Smith Intl. and Cairns Intl..
    • V Australia Airlines - 41 flight per week between Kingsford Smith Intl. and Cairns Intl..
    • Hainan Airlines - 12 flights per week between Kingsford Smith Intl. and Cairns Intl..
    • Tiger Airways Australia - 9 flights per week between Kingsford Smith Intl. and Cairns Intl..
  • Question : Where can I find a cheap rental car deal at SYD?
    Answer : Book a car hire you can pick up at Kingsford Smith Intl. SYD in Kingsford Smith 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 Kingsford Smith Intl. starting at NZ 34.00 per day:
    • Sixt has a 3-door Hyundai i20 Compact available at Kingsford Smith Intl. starting at NZ $34.00 per day.*
    • Enterprise has a 5-door Hyundai I20 Compact available at Kingsford Smith Intl. starting at NZ $45.00 per day.*
    • Hertz has a 5-door Toyota Yaris Economy available at Kingsford Smith Intl. starting at NZ $26.00 per day.*
    • Thrifty has a 5-door Toyota Corolla Hatch Compact available at Kingsford Smith Intl. starting at NZ $30.00 per day.*
  • Question : What are the best hotels in Kingsford Smith Intl.
    Answer : Once you arrive in Kingsford Smith 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 Kingsford Smith Intl. with the lowest prices. Check out some of the top Kingsford Smith Intl. hotels near the action:
    • Travelodge Wynyard - 4.00 stars - The city-center Travelodge Wynyard is within 1 km (0.6 mi) of Circular Quay, the Rocks, and Museum of Contemporary Art. Royal Botanic Gardens and Sydney Opera House are 1.5 km (1 mi) away.
    • Amora Hotel Jamison Sydney - 5.00 stars - This 34-story hotel offers a stylish retreat from busy George Street, with Darling Harbour, Circular Quay, and Hyde Park all within 3 blocks. Wynyard Train Station is a 3-minute walk away.
    • Four Points by Sheraton Sydney; Darling Harbour - 4.00 stars - Located in Sydney's Central Business District, this Darling Harbour hotel is also less than a kilometre from the restaurants, cafes, and bars of Cockle Bay and shopping at the Queen Victoria Building.
    • Four Seasons Hotel Sydney - 5.00 stars - Luxury and panoramic views abound at this Rocks District hotel set within a 5-minute walk of Sydney Harbour, the Sydney Opera House, and the Sydney Harbour Bridge.

Epic Hotels in Sydney

Rydges Sydney Airport Hotel AU$154
Rydges Sydney Airport Hotel

Rydges Sydney Airport Hotel

8 Arrival Court, Mascot
     
    4.4
    of 5, from 1,084 reviews
    4.5 out of 5.0

    Situated in Mascot, this luxury hotel is within 6 mi (10 km) of Enmore Theatre, University of Sydney, and Royal Prince Alfred Hospital. Coogee Beach and University of New South Wales are also within 9 mi (15 km).

    Travelodge Hotel Sydney Airport AU$115
    Travelodge Hotel Sydney Airport

    Travelodge Hotel Sydney Airport

    289 King Street, Mascot
       
      4.3
      of 5, from 348 reviews
      4.5 out of 5.0

      Situated near the airport, this luxury hotel is 2.8 mi (4.4 km) from Westfield Eastgardens and within 6 mi (10 km) of Maroubra Beach and Moore Park Golf Course. Sydney Cricket Ground and Centennial Park are also within 9 mi (15 km). Mascot Station is 10 minutes by foot and Domestic Airport Station is 16 minutes.

      Stamford Plaza Sydney Airport AU$155
      Stamford Plaza Sydney Airport

      Stamford Plaza Sydney Airport

      Corner Of Robey And O Riordan, Mascot
         
        4.5
        of 5, from 4,127 reviews
        4.5 out of 5.0

        Located near the airport, this family-friendly hotel is within 6 mi (10 km) of Enmore Theatre, Wildlife Sydney, and Coogee Beach. Maroubra Beach and Clovelly Beach are also within 6 mi (10 km).

        ibis budget Sydney Airport AU$95
        ibis budget Sydney Airport

        ibis budget Sydney Airport

        5 Ross Smith Avenue, Mascot
           
          3.8
          of 5, from 4,100 reviews
          2.0 out of 5.0

          Situated in Mascot, this hotel is within 6 mi (10 km) of Enmore Theatre, Coogee Beach, and Maroubra Beach. Royal Prince Alfred Hospital and Crown Street are also within 6 mi (10 km). Domestic Airport Station is 10 minutes by foot and Mascot Station is 17 minutes.


          Holiday Packages from Cairns Intl. Airport (CNS) to Kingsford Smith Intl. Airport (SYD)

          Fare, taxes & fees: Fares include all taxes and fees, except baggage fees. Rates shown reflect fares found by other Wotif users over the past 7 days. Due to rapidly changing airline prices & seat availability, these fares may no longer be available.

          Refunds/changes/cancellations: Itinerary changes, if permitted for the fare, will have a $30 service fee charged by Wotif. Additional airline charges may apply.

          Other conditions: Schedules, fares and rules are subject to change without notice. Seats are limited and may not be available on all flights/dates or in all markets. Lower fares may be available. Fares will not be honored retroactively or in exchange for any wholly/partially unused ticket. Tickets are non-transferable and non-refundable. Fare rules are provided for the selected itinerary before booking.