Cheap flights from Los Angeles (LAX) to Cairns (CNS)

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The best prices from Los Angeles to Cairns are usually found in November or August, booked 50 days in advance, depart on a Saturday or Monday and return on a Tuesday

How to find the cheapest flight from
Los Angeles (LAX) to Cairns (CNS)

LAX - CNS
Price
$800 - $1,652
CNS
Temperature
78.8 - 87.8 °F
CNS
Rainfall
1.1 - 17.2 inches

Popular in

December

High demand for flights, 37% potential price rise

Cheapest in

November

Best time to find cheap flights, 23% potential price drop

Average price

$1,023

Average for round-trip flights in March 2021

Round-trip from

$800

From Los Angeles to Cairns

Flight route prices based on searches on Cheapflights within the last 3 days, monthly prices based on aggregated historical data.
What is the cheapest day to fly round-trip from Los Angeles to Cairns?

Users have found that leaving on a Friday can be a cost-effective option. It’s possible to save up to 86% on your flight compared to booking on days when demand is much higher.

When is the cheapest time to fly from Los Angeles to Cairns (LAX - CNS)?

One of the essential ways to save on airfare from Los Angeles to Cairns is to remain as flexible as possible. Flights that are at noon tend to be the most expensive. A flight in the morning could potentially save you up to 39% on airfare.

Cheap flights from Los Angeles to Cairns in March, April 2021

30 Apr - 15 May
$1,909pp
LAX
Los Angeles
Multiple Airlines
     
3 STOPS
CNS
Cairns
CNS
Cairns
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
LAX
Los Angeles
30 Apr - 15 May
$2,113pp
LAX
Los Angeles
Multiple Airlines
     
3 STOPS
CNS
Cairns
CNS
Cairns
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
LAX
Los Angeles
29 Apr - 15 May
$2,508pp
LAX
Los Angeles
Multiple Airlines
     
3 STOPS
CNS
Cairns
CNS
Cairns
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
LAX
Los Angeles

Los Angeles to Cairns 2021 flight deals

11 Oct - 25 Oct
$1,051pp
LAX
Los Angeles
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
CNS
Cairns
CNS
Cairns
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
LAX
Los Angeles
10 Nov - 20 Nov
$1,052pp
LAX
Los Angeles
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
CNS
Cairns
CNS
Cairns
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
LAX
Los Angeles
10 Sep - 19 Sep
$1,099pp
LAX
Los Angeles
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
CNS
Cairns
CNS
Cairns
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
LAX
Los Angeles

One-way flights to Cairns from Los Angeles

9:15 pm - 1:40 pm
Cathay Pacific
2 Stops
47h 25m
LAX - CNS
Cathay Pacific
$1,533
Ovago
7:25 pm - 1:25 pm
Singapore Airlines
1 Stop
25h 00m
LAX - CNS
Singapore Airlines
$2,039
JustFly
8:05 pm - 8:35 am
Multiple Airlines
2 Stops
67h 30m
LAX - CNS
Multiple Airlines
$3,803
Ovago

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Flight FAQs

From Los Angeles to Cairns

Are flight prices decreasing from Los Angeles to Cairns due to COVID-19 (coronavirus)?

At this time, Cheapflights has noticed price decreases for many domestic flights due to COVID-19. Travel is not necessarily recommended at this time, and flights may be prone to cancellation: please check with local authorities in both Los Angeles and Cairns for travel alerts, and be sure to review the airline's cancellation policy and travel advisories before booking. For more information, please view our post on what to know about COVID-19 (coronavirus) and travel.

What safety measures are being taken by airlines flying from Los Angeles to Cairns to control the spread of COVID-19?

New policies can now be found on Delta to help keep travelers safe while flying. New policies for travelers booking flights from Los Angeles to Cairns include masks being provided and required on board, daily cleaning and sanitization, use of HEPA filters, pre-flight testing for antibodies and symptoms, and socially distanced seating (for a limited time). Keep in mind that policies will vary by airline.

Which airlines flying from Los Angeles to Cairns have flexible cancellations due to COVID-19?

Due to the rapidly changing circumstances due to COVID-19, airlines like Virgin Australia, Qantas Airways, and Air New Zealand flying from Los Angeles to Cairns have implemented new flexible cancellation policies.

Can I find flights from Los Angeles to Cairns for under $2,000 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Los Angeles to Cairns for under $2,000. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Multiple Airlines for just $1,909, but on average you can expect to pay $3,373.

Are there nonstop flights from Los Angeles to Cairns for under $1,900 on Cheapflights?

There are no nonstop flights from Los Angeles to Cairns, but Cheapflights can provide you with all the information you need to find the fastest route with the fewest stops.

Does it rain more in Los Angeles or Cairns?

In Los Angeles, there will be less rainfall in Los Angeles compared to Cairns over the next 9 days.

Is Los Angeles weather warmer or cooler than Cairns?

Our data indicates that the weather will be 90 °F on average in the month of August. The temperature in Cairns is typically colder than in Los Angeles. If you're traveling when the temperature is at its warmest, push to plan early, as flight price and availability will have an impact on your travels. For the best results, search for flights well in advance or after peak season.

How long is the flight from Los Angeles to Cairns?

Airlines like Delta, Qantas Airways, and Singapore Airlines fly from Los Angeles to Cairns in about 20h 20m. The time it takes to get you to your destination can typically vary by up to 4h 40m. When browsing for deals, the options you’ll see will be for both nonstop flights and flights with stops.

What are the cheapest airlines flying from Los Angeles to Cairns round-trip?

Our cheapest airline available from Los Angeles to Cairns is Singapore Airlines. Our recent data shows that you can find tickets from as low as $2,541 on this airline. Additional options worth looking into are Cathay Pacific and Air New Zealand, starting at $2,555 and $2,987 round-trip.

What are the cheapest airlines to fly from Los Angeles to Cairns one-way?

To fly one-way, consider booking your trip with ANA, which is currently one of the cheapest options available, starting at $1,093. Cathay Pacific flights start at $1,533 while deals on Singapore Airlines start at $1,570 one-way.

Alternative routes for Los Angeles to Cairns

Destination information for Cairns

Today's exchange rate
$1 = $1.30
Average temperature for March in Cairns
86.0 °F
Avg rainfall for March in Cairns
14.3 ″

Airports servicing Los Angeles

Airports servicing Cairns

Top 4 airlines flying from Los Angeles to Cairns

Airline Cheapest Average Flexibility On-time COVID-19 safety
Virgin Australia
$548 $842 No cancel fee 80%
Air New Zealand
$740 $983 No cancel fee 78%
Delta
$811 $1,129 No cancel fee N/A
Qantas Airways
$601 $1,347 No cancel fee 74%
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