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Direct flights from Brisbane to Cairns

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BNE

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Cairns

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CNS

Cairns International Airport

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Distance
865 miles  ·  (1,392 km)
Flight time
2 hours and 25 minutes
Airlines
  • Alliance Airlines
  • Jetstar
  • Qantas
  • Virgin Australia
Alliances
  • OneWorld
  • SkyTeam
  • Star Alliance
Classes
  • Economy
  • Premium Economy
  • Business Class
  • First Class
Aircrafts
  • Airbus A320-100/200
  • Boeing 717
  • Boeing 737-700 (winglets)
  • Boeing 737-800 (winglets)
  • Fokker 100

Brisbane to Cairns Flight Schedule

Scan through all non-stop flights from Brisbane to Cairns. The full flight schedule below gives an overview of all non-stop flights from BNE to CNS, which includes the daily timetable of every operating airline for the upcoming 12 months.

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Airlines flying from Brisbane to Cairns

Airline-specific flight schedules from Brisbane to Cairns

In total there are 4 airlines operating nonstop flights from Brisbane BNE to Cairns CNS. This section gives an overview of the flight schedules and timetables of every airline with direct flights for this route.

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Alliance Airlines
Alliance Airlines flight schedulefrom Brisbane to Cairns

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Jetstar
Jetstar flight schedulefrom Brisbane to Cairns

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Qantas
Qantas flight schedulefrom Brisbane to Cairns

Qantas is a member of OneWorld
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Virgin Australia
Virgin Australia flight schedulefrom Brisbane to Cairns

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Brisbane to Cairns Flights

Flights from BNE to CNS are operated 67 times a week, with an average of 10 flights per day. Departure times vary between 06:00 - 22:10. The earliest flight departs at 06:00, the last flight departs at 22:10. However, this depends on the date you are flying so please check with the full flight schedule above to see which departure times are available on your preferred date(s) of travel.

You can fly in Economy and Business Class. Premium Economy and First Class are not available on this route (at least not as a non-stop flight).

The fastest direct flight from Brisbane to Cairns takes 2 hours and 25 minutes. The flight distance between Brisbane and Cairns is 865 miles (or 1,392 km).

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Frequently asked questions - FAQ

How many airports are there in Cairns?

There is 1 airport in Cairns: Cairns International Airport (CNS).

How many flights per week are there from BNE to CNS?

There are 67 flights per week flying from Brisbane to Cairns (as of January 2021).

How long does it take to fly from Brisbane to Cairns?

2 hours and 25 minutes is the average flight time from Brisbane to Cairns.

How far is Cairns from Brisbane?

The distance from Brisbane to Cairns is 865 miles (1,392 kilometers).

What airlines fly nonstop from BNE airport to CNS airport?

Alliance Airlines, Jetstar, Qantas and Virgin Australia are flying nonstop from Brisbane to Cairns.

What alliances have direct flights from Brisbane to Cairns?

OneWorld is currently the only alliance flying nonstop from Brisbane to Cairns.

What classes are available from Brisbane to Cairns?

You can fly non-stop in Economy and Business Class.

What aircraft types fly from Brisbane to Cairns?

Aircraft types that fly from Brisbane to Cairns:

  • Airbus A320-100/200
  • Boeing 717
  • Boeing 737-700 (winglets)
  • Boeing 737-800 (winglets)
  • Fokker 100

What is the earliest flight departing from Brisbane to Cairns?

The earliest flight departs at 06:00 from Brisbane and arrives at 08:20 at Cairns.

What is the latest flight available from Brisbane to Cairns?

The latest flight departs at 22:10 from Brisbane and arrives at 00:30 at Cairns.

Non-stop flights from BNE to CNS

865 miles (1,392 km)  ·  2h 25m

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  • 08:50

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  • 09:45

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  • JQ 938

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