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The distance between Mount Isa and Cairns is 782 km. The most popular airlines for this route are Qantas, Virgin Australia Airlines, Jetstar Airways, Regional Express, and Alliance Airlines. Mount Isa and Cairns have 50 direct flights per week.

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Check-in for a flight from Mount Isa to Cairns

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

Frequently asked questions

How long does it take to travel from Mount Isa to Cairns?
A one-way nonstop (direct) flight between Mount Isa and Cairns takes around 2.0 hours.
What is the flight distance between Mount Isa and Cairns?
The flight distance between Mount Isa and Cairns is 782 km.
What airlines offer nonstop (direct) flights between Mount Isa and Cairns?
Several carriers operate flights between Mount Isa and Cairns. Airlines offering nonstop (direct) flights include Regional Express.
What are the most popular routes to and from Mount Isa?
Travelers frequently search for route combinations, such as Mount Isa and Darwin, Brisbane, Townsville, Sydney, Melbourne, Denpasar, Auckland, City of Launceston, Menorca, Port Macquarie, Berlin, Weipa, Orange.
What are the most popular routes to and from Cairns?
Travelers frequently search for route combinations, such as Cairns and Melbourne, Sydney, Brisbane, Darwin, Townsville, Sunshine Coast Region, Adelaide, Bangkok, Proserpine, Manila, Seoul, Perth, Denpasar, Uluru, Hanoi, Kuala Lumpur, City of Newcastle, Broome, Singapore, Cebu.
What airports are near Mount Isa?
The main airport in Mount Isa is Mount Isa. It is also served by Cloncurry, Mount Isa, Julia Creek.
What airports are near Cairns?
The main airport in Cairns is Cairns. It is also served by Cairns.
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