Cairns

Cheap flights from New York (NYC) to Cairns (CNS)

How to find the cheapest flight from New York to Cairns

All the information you need to plan the best NYC to CNS flight in 2022: compare New York to Cairns flight prices with the expected peak season, weather and rainfall in Cairns.

NYC - CNS

Price

$1,021 - $1,630

CNS

Temperature

69.8 - 80.6 °F

CNS

Precipitation

0.8 - 16.9 inches

Popular in

July

High demand for flights, 18% potential price rise

Cheapest in

September

Best time to find cheap flights, 24% potential price drop

Average price

$1,547

Average for round-trip flights in January 2022

Round-trip from

$1,021

From New York (NYC) to Cairns

What is the cheapest day to fly round-trip from New York to Cairns?

Travelers have found that booking a Wednesday departure is the best way to save up to 32% on the cost of booking your flights compared to booking on days of the week where this route is of high demand.

What is the cheapest month to fly from New York to Cairns?

Due to multiple factors, expect to potentially pay more when booking in July. For low rates, September can be a great choice for travel to Cairns. Flights to Cairns from New York in September are about $1,344 on average during September, but can be found for as low as $983.

When is the cheapest time to fly from New York to Cairns (NYC - CNS)?

It’s optimal to fly from New York to Cairns in the morning. By choosing this option you can save up to 24% on the cost of your flight, compared to a flight in the afternoon.

Cheap flights from New York to Cairns in January, February 2022

The best prices found for NYC to CNS flights for January, February
Feb 24 - Mar 3
JFK

New York John F Kennedy Intl

CNS

Cairns

2 stops

45h 50m
CNS

Cairns

JFK

New York John F Kennedy Intl

2 stops

42h 35m
$2,036

Multiple Airlines

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Deal found 1/21/22

Feb 19 - Feb 26
JFK

New York John F Kennedy Intl

CNS

Cairns

2 stops

44h 45m
CNS

Cairns

JFK

New York John F Kennedy Intl

2 stops

39h 55m
$2,224

Multiple Airlines

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Deal found 1/22/22

Feb 19 - Feb 26
EWR

Newark

CNS

Cairns

2 stops

29h 00m
CNS

Cairns

EWR

Newark

2 stops

57h 20m
$2,282

Multiple Airlines

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Deal found 1/22/22

New York to Cairns 2022 flight deals

Cheap flights to Cairns from New York found for this year
May 10 - May 17
JFK

New York John F Kennedy Intl

CNS

Cairns

3 stops

49h 25m
CNS

Cairns

JFK

New York John F Kennedy Intl

3 stops

56h 15m
$1,806

Singapore Airlines

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Deal found 1/21/22

Sep 8 - Sep 17
JFK

New York John F Kennedy Intl

CNS

Cairns

2 stops

32h 50m
CNS

Cairns

JFK

New York John F Kennedy Intl

2 stops

35h 35m
$1,843

ANA

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Deal found 1/21/22

Jun 2 - Jun 14
JFK

New York John F Kennedy Intl

CNS

Cairns

2 stops

32h 50m
CNS

Cairns

JFK

New York John F Kennedy Intl

2 stops

42h 10m
$1,875

ANA

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Deal found 1/22/22

Related info for your journey

Useful info, stats and facts about New York to Cairns flights.

What airport do you fly into for flights to Cairns from New York?

Cairns (CNS) is the airport you will fly into if you book a flight from New York to Cairns. You should not have trouble finding flights to Cairns from New York; the airport handles an average of 0 inbound flights from New York per day. You should also have plenty of airline options to choose from since 4 airlines have flights to the Cairns airport from New York. It is only a 2.8 mi journey from Cairns (CNS) to Cairns’s city center.

Which airlines flying from New York to Cairns have flexible cancellations due to COVID-19?

Qantas Airways, Virgin Australia, and Cathay Pacific are some of the carriers that may have flexible cancellation policies. You can use our site to filter for other airlines that may also have this kind of flexibility.

Can I find flights from New York to Cairns for under $1,900 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from New York to Cairns for under $1,900. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Singapore Airlines for just $1,806, but on average you can expect to pay $2,021.

What are the cheapest airlines flying from New York to Cairns round-trip?

Our cheapest airline available from New York to Cairns is Singapore Airlines. Our recent data shows that you can find tickets from as low as $1,806 on this airline. Additional options worth looking into are ANA and Qantas Airways, starting at $1,875 and $1,901 round-trip.

What are the most popular routes from New York to Cairns?

The most popular route from New York to Cairns is New York John F Kennedy Intl - Cairns. You may also consider Newark - Cairns or New York LaGuardia - Cairns.

What are the most popular airlines that fly from New York to Cairns?

Cathay Pacific, Delta and Qantas Airways are the most popular airlines when flying from New York to Cairns.

What are the cheapest flights from New York to Cairns?

Looking at all options, your cheapest flight can be booked for $1,051. While the most popular route (New York John F Kennedy Intl - Cairns) can be booked for $1,806 on average our data indicates $1,051 when flying from New York to Cairns.

Can I fly to Cairns from New York right now?

Information is based on travel restrictions from New York to Cairns

Most visitors from New York will not be allowed to enter Cairns.

COVID-19 testing requirements
Visitors from New York must present a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) test taken 72 hours before departing to Cairns.

Quarantine requirements
Visitors from New York are not required to quarantine after entering Cairns.

Documents
Travel Authorization Form - Travelers who are not in an exempt category may request an individual exemption to Australia's travel restrictions using this form.


Can I fly back to New York from Cairns?

Returning to New York from Cairns

COVID-19 testing requirements
Visitors from Cairns must present a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) or Antigen (quick-test) test taken 24 hours before departing to New York.

Quarantine requirements
Visitors from Cairns are not required to quarantine after entering New York.

Alternative routes for New York to Cairns

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Top 3 airlines flying from New York to Cairns

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users traveling from New York to Cairns choose most often. Cheapest and average prices are based on aggregated data from the past 12 months.
AirlineCheapestAverageFlexibilityOn-timeCOVID-19 safety
Qantas Airways
Cheapest$649
Average$982
FlexibilityNo cancel fee
On-time74%
COVID-19 safety
Virgin Australia
Cheapest$826
Average$1,083
FlexibilityNo cancel fee
On-time80%
COVID-19 safety
Cathay Pacific
Cheapest$1,016
Average$1,221
FlexibilityNo cancel fee
On-time72%
COVID-19 safety