Cheap flights from Darwin, Australia to Cairns, Australia

Flights starting at £94. Choose between Virgin Australia Airlines, Jetstar Airways, or Qantas to find the best price.

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The distance between Darwin and Cairns is 1676 km. The most popular airlines for this route are Virgin Australia Airlines, Jetstar Airways, Qantas, Airnorth, and Regional Express. Darwin and Cairns have 126 direct flights per week.

Weekly direct flights

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

Weekly direct flights for Mon 13.05 - Sun 19.05

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Weekly direct flights for Mon 20.05 - Sun 26.05

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Weekly direct flights for Mon 27.05 - Sun 02.06

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Weekly direct flights for Mon 03.06 - Sun 09.06

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Check-in for a flight from Darwin to Cairns

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

Weather in Cairns

Average Weather

MonthAverage monthly max temperatureAverage monthly min temperature
January30°C24°C
February30°C24°C
March29°C23°C
April27°C22°C
May26°C20°C
June24°C18°C
July24°C18°C
August24°C17°C
September26°C19°C
October28°C21°C
November29°C22°C
December30°C23°C
Hottest Month
30°C
January
Coldest month
17°C
August
Sunny days
287
days per year

14 day forecast

Tuesday
14 May
96%
25°C22°C
21 May
82%
21°C18°C
Wednesday
15 May
86%
24°C21°C
22 May
82%
25°C21°C
Thursday
16 May
83%
24°C20°C
23 May
84%
25°C21°C
Friday
17 May
84%
26°C19°C
24 May
89%
23°C21°C
Saturday
18 May
87%
24°C18°C
25 May
87%
23°C20°C
Sunday
19 May
87%
25°C18°C
26 May
89%
23°C18°C
Monday
20 May
85%
22°C19°C
27 May
79%
24°C21°C

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