Cheap flights from Cairns, Australia to Melbourne, Australia

Flights starting at £106. Choose between Jetstar Airways, Virgin Australia Airlines, or Qantas to find the best price.

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Tips to know when travelling to Melbourne

Book your trip to arrive at Melbourne, Avalon, or Melbourne-Southern Cross. The distance between Cairns and Melbourne is 2316 km. The most popular airlines for this route are Jetstar Airways, Virgin Australia Airlines, Qantas, Regional Express, and Emirates. Cairns and Melbourne have 308 direct flights per week.

Weekly direct flights

Discover the top airlines offering direct flights from Cairns to Melbourne in the next month. You’ll find the number of daily direct flights per airline in the table.

Weekly direct flights for Mon 19.02 - Sun 25.02

AirlineMon 19.02Tue 20.02Wed 21.02Thu 22.02Fri 23.02Sat 24.02Sun 25.02
222---314
211---212
122---221

Weekly direct flights for Mon 26.02 - Sun 03.03

AirlineMon 26.02Tue 27.02Wed 28.02Thu 29.02Fri 01.03Sat 02.03Sun 03.03
2222323
2112212
2212231

Weekly direct flights for Mon 04.03 - Sun 10.03

AirlineMon 04.03Tue 05.03Wed 06.03Thu 07.03Fri 08.03Sat 09.03Sun 10.03
2332323
2222222
2212232

Weekly direct flights for Mon 11.03 - Sun 17.03

AirlineMon 11.03Tue 12.03Wed 13.03Thu 14.03Fri 15.03Sat 16.03Sun 17.03
3332323
2222222
1222221

Check-in for a flight from Cairns to Melbourne

NameCarrier codeIATA CodePassport needed during bookingOnline check-in available
Jetstar AirwaysJSTJQNo0
0
Virgin Australia AirlinesVOZVANo0
0
QantasQFAQFYes0
0
Regional ExpressRXAZLNo0
0
EmiratesUAEEKNo0
0

Weather in Melbourne

Average Weather

MonthAverage monthly max temperatureAverage monthly min temperature
January26°C15°C
February25°C15°C
March23°C14°C
April19°C11°C
May15°C9°C
June13°C7°C
July12°C6°C
August13°C6°C
September16°C7°C
October18°C9°C
November21°C11°C
December23°C13°C
Hottest Month
26°C
January
Coldest month
6°C
July
Sunny days
297
days per year

14 day forecast

Sunday
18 Feb
23°C15°C
25 Feb
21°C14°C
Monday
19 Feb
23°C15°C
26 Feb
21°C15°C
Tuesday
20 Feb
25°C16°C
27 Feb
22°C15°C
Wednesday
21 Feb
32°C18°C
28 Feb
33°C15°C
Thursday
22 Feb
36°C18°C
29 Feb
89%
22°C14°C
Friday
23 Feb
21°C16°C
1 Mar
21°C14°C
Saturday
24 Feb
21°C15°C
2 Mar
89%
20°C16°C

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