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The distance between Cairns and Perth is 3435 km. The most popular airlines for this route are Qantas, Jetstar Airways, Virgin Australia Airlines, Airnorth, and Alliance Airlines. Cairns and Perth have 142 direct flights per week.

Weekly direct flights

MondaysTuesdaysWednesdaysThursdaysFridaysSaturdaysSundays
Direct flights33283614-1516
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Jetstar Airways on Thursdays, Fridays, and Sundays.

Virgin Australia Airlines on Saturdays, and Sundays.

Check-in for a flight from Cairns to Perth

NameCarrier codeIATA CodePassport needed during bookingOnline check-in available
QantasQFAQFYesNo
Jetstar AirwaysJSTJQNo0
Closes 1 hours before flight
Virgin Australia AirlinesVOZVAYesNo
AirnorthANOTLYesNo
Alliance AirlinesUTYQQNoNo

Frequently asked questions

How long does it take to travel from Cairns to Perth?
A one-way nonstop (direct) flight between Cairns and Perth takes around 5.2 hours.
What is the flight distance between Cairns and Perth?
The flight distance between Cairns and Perth is 3435 km.
What airlines offer nonstop (direct) flights between Cairns and Perth?
Several carriers operate flights between Cairns and Perth. Airlines offering nonstop (direct) flights include Virgin Australia Airlines, Jetstar Airways.
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, London, Chiang Mai, Cebu, Busan.
What are the most popular routes to and from Perth?
Travelers frequently search for route combinations, such as Perth and Denpasar, Manila, Melbourne, Bangkok, Sydney, Singapore, London, Brisbane, Cebu, Ho Chi Minh City, Darwin, Auckland, Esperance, Kuala Lumpur, Adelaide, Albany, Taipei, Tokyo, Tallinn, Vancouver.
What airports are near Cairns?
The main airport in Cairns is Cairns. It is also served by Cairns.
What airports are near Perth?
The main airport in Perth is Perth. It is also served by Busselton Regional.
Is it possible to combine flights, buses, and trains in one itinerary when traveling between Cairns and Perth?
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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.
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