Cheap flights from Cairns to Mount Isa

Flights starting at £220. Choose between Qantas, Jetstar Airways, or Virgin Australia Airlines to find the best price.

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The distance between Cairns and Mount Isa is 782 km. The most popular airlines for this route are Qantas, Jetstar Airways, Virgin Australia Airlines, and Regional Express. Cairns and Mount Isa have 69 direct flights per week.

Weekly direct flights

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Check-in for a flight from Cairns to Mount Isa

NameCarrier codeIATA CodePassport needed during bookingOnline check-in available
QantasQFAQFYesNo
Jetstar AirwaysJSTJQNo0
Closes 1 hours before flight
Virgin Australia AirlinesVOZVAYesNo
Regional ExpressRXAZLNoNo
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Frequently asked questions

How long does it take to travel from Cairns to Mount Isa?
A one-way nonstop (direct) flight between Cairns and Mount Isa takes around 2.1 hours.
What is the flight distance between Cairns and Mount Isa?
The flight distance between Cairns and Mount Isa is 782 km.
What airlines offer nonstop (direct) flights between Cairns and Mount Isa?
Several carriers operate flights between Cairns and Mount Isa. Airlines offering nonstop (direct) flights include Regional Express.
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, Chiang Mai, Cebu.
What are the most popular routes to and from Mount Isa?
Travelers frequently search for route combinations, such as Mount Isa and Brisbane, Melbourne, Manila, Townsville, Doomadgee, Hanoi, Dubbo, Nadi, Bangkok.
What airports are near Cairns?
The main airport in Cairns is Cairns. It is also served by Cairns.
What airports are near Mount Isa?
The main airport in Mount Isa is Mount Isa. It is also served by Mount Isa, Cloncurry, Julia Creek.
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