Cheap flights from Cairns to Brisbane

Choose between Qantas, Jetstar Airways, or Virgin Australia Airlines to find the best price

The distance between Cairns and Brisbane is 1393 km. The most popular airlines for this route are Qantas, Jetstar Airways, Virgin Australia Airlines, Airnorth, and Regional Express. Cairns and Brisbane have 92 direct flights per week.

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Jetstar Airways on Mondays, Tuesdays, Wednesdays, Thursdays, Fridays, Saturdays, and Sundays.

Virgin Australia Airlines on Mondays, Tuesdays, Wednesdays, Thursdays, Fridays, Saturdays, and Sundays.

Qantas on Mondays, Tuesdays, Wednesdays, Thursdays, Fridays, Saturdays, and Sundays.

Check-in for a flight from Cairns to Brisbane

NameCarrier codeIATA CodePassport needed during bookingAirport check-in closesOnline check-in available
QantasQFAQFYesUnknownNo
Jetstar AirwaysJSTJQNoUnknownNo
Virgin Australia AirlinesVOZVAYesUnknownNo
AirnorthANOTLYesUnknownNo
Regional ExpressRXAZLNoUnknownNo

Frequently asked questions

How long does it take to travel from Cairns to Brisbane?

A one-way nonstop (direct) flight between Cairns and Brisbane takes around 2.2 hours.

What is the flight distance between Cairns and Brisbane?

The flight distance between Cairns and Brisbane is 1393 km.

What airlines offer nonstop (direct) flights between Cairns and Brisbane?

Several carriers operate flights between Cairns and Brisbane. Airlines offering nonstop (direct) flights include Jetstar Airways, Virgin Australia Airlines, Qantas.

What are the most popular routes to and from Cairns?

Travelers frequently search for route combinations, such as Cairns and Sydney, Melbourne, Brisbane, Perth, Adelaide, Gold Coast, Darwin International, Townsville, Newcastle, Weipa, Brisbane West Wellcamp.

What are the most popular routes to and from Brisbane?

Travelers frequently search for route combinations, such as Brisbane and Sydney, Melbourne, Adelaide, Cairns, Darwin International, Whitsunday Coast, Newcastle, Mackay, Ayers Rock, Hervey Bay, Gladstone.

What airports are near Cairns?

The main airport in Cairns is Cairns. It is also served by Cairns.

What airports are near Brisbane?

The main airport in Brisbane is Brisbane. It is also served by Ballina Byron Gateway, Gold Coast, Sunshine Coast, Lismore, Brisbane West Wellcamp.

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