Cairns to Chiang Mai flights from £460

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Book your trip to arrive at Chiang Mai International, Chiang Mai Train Station, or Chiang Mai Bus Station. The most popular airlines for this route are Jetstar Airways, VietJet Air, Thai AirAsia, Singapore Airlines, and Virgin Australia Airlines. Cairns and Chiang Mai have 264 direct flights per week.

Check-in for a flight from Cairns to Chiang Mai

NameCarrier codeIATA CodePassport needed during bookingOnline check-in available
Jetstar AirwaysJSTJQNo0
Closes 1 hours before flight
VietJet AirVJCVJYesNo
Thai AirAsiaAIQFDYesOpens 240 days before flight
Closes 1 hours before flight
Singapore AirlinesSIASQYesNo
Virgin Australia AirlinesVOZVAYesNo

Thailand COVID-19 travel restrictions

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Latest COVID-19 restrictions

Thailand

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  • Travel is allowed with restrictions
  • No proof of negative pre-departure COVID-19 test results for vaccinated travelers
  • No quarantine required for vaccinated travelers
Latest COVID-19 travel restrictions in Thailand – 09/2022
Your trip summary

Most travelers from Cairns, CNS can enter Thailand, but there are restrictions.

Departure

Travel restrictions
  • Travel is allowed with restrictions
  • No proof of negative pre-departure COVID-19 test results for vaccinated travelers
  • No quarantine required for vaccinated travelers
Visa requirements
  • No visa required
Forms and documents
  • Mandatory proof of vaccination for Thailand

Return

Travel restrictions
  • Travel is allowed
  • No proof of negative pre-departure COVID-19 test results required
  • No quarantine is required
Visa requirements
  • No visa required
Additional information
  • Masks are mandatory in most places

Information is provided as guidance only and accurate at the time of publishing. Always check government websites and airline materials before booking and traveling.

Learn more about COVID-19 restrictions in Thailand in our dedicated Stories article.

Frequently asked questions

What are the most popular routes to and from Cairns?
Travelers frequently search for route combinations, such as Cairns and Sydney, Melbourne, Brisbane, Bangkok, Denpasar, Townsville, Seoul, Sunshine Coast Region, Darwin, Manila, Hanoi, Ho Chi Minh City, Kuala Lumpur, Gold Coast, Singapore, Adelaide, Perth, London, Cebu, Busan.
What are the most popular routes to and from Chiang Mai?
Travelers frequently search for route combinations, such as Chiang Mai and Bangkok, Udon Thani, Singapore, Ubon Ratchathani Province, Taipei, Phuket City, Hong Kong, Nakhon Si Thammarat Province, Pattaya, Manila, Hat Yai, Surat Thani Province, Krabi, Kuala Lumpur, Hanoi, Ho Chi Minh City, Melbourne, Khon Kaen, London, Ko Samui.
What airports are near Cairns?
The main airport in Cairns is Cairns. It is also served by Cairns.
What airports are near Chiang Mai?
The main airport in Chiang Mai is Chiang Mai International. It is also served by Chiang Mai International, Chiang Rai International, Lampang, Phrae.
Is it possible to combine flights, buses, and trains in one itinerary when traveling between Cairns and Chiang Mai?
Yes, it's possible to combine different modes of transport between Cairns and Chiang Mai thanks to our Virtual Interlining technology. Making use of not only flights but also trains and buses between Cairns and Chiang Mai can give rise to new adventures. Read more about how Virtual Interlining works on Kiwi.com Stories.
What is Virtual Interlining and how do I use it?
Virtual Interlining provides a revolutionary way of traveling. You can combine different modes of transport like flights, trains, and buses into one itinerary. And this often saves money. Thanks to the world's largest carrier database, the Kiwi.com search function enables anyone to mix and match different modes of transport easily.
Which airlines fly between Cairns and Chiang Mai?
Currently, you can fly between Cairns and Chiang Mai with Jetstar Airways, VietJet Air, Thai AirAsia, Singapore Airlines, Virgin Australia Airlines.
When's the best time to travel between Cairns and Chiang Mai?
If you don’t have specific dates for your trip between Cairns and Chiang Mai, you can enter a date range into the departure and return fields. Most carriers on the Kiwi.com website allow you to search and book up to six months from the day of your search. Order the search results by the best, cheapest, or fastest route, or find the cheapest outbound and return combination in the pricing table.
What flights operate between Cairns and Chiang Mai?
Traveling between Cairns and Chiang Mai, you can choose between direct (nonstop) flights or flights with one or more stops. You can select the number of stops on your journey, including an overnight stopover, and the duration of the stopover. What's more, you can also select where you want to have your stopover. Want to say "Hi" to a friend in another city en route to your destination? Or fancy a quick round of shopping? Go Multi-City or Nomad and add places to your search that you wish to visit.
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What time do nonstop (direct) flights between Cairns and Chiang Mai arrive?
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