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Los Angeles (LAX) to Cairns (CNS)
Typically, flights to Cairns from Los Angeles are cheaper when flying from Los Angeles to Cairns, which has an average price of $1,517
|CHEAPEST MONTH TO FLY TO CAIRNS FROM LOS ANGELES||July||32% cheaper||Flying from Los Angeles to Cairns costs on average just $1,031 in July|
|MOST EXPENSIVE MONTH TO FLY TO CAIRNS FROM LOS ANGELES||March||40% more expensive||It costs about $2,119 for flights to Cairns from Los Angeles in March|
|MOST POPULAR MONTH TO FLY TO CAIRNS FROM LOS ANGELES||June||420% more users visited||More momondo users searched in flights to Cairns from Los Angeles in June than any other month|
Flights to Cairns, Australia, can vary in duration, depending on your origin city. For example, flights from New York’s JFK International Airport (JFK) to Cairns Airport (CNS) in Queensland, Australia, can last between 29 hours and 46 hours, with connections along the way in Los Angeles, California and Sydney. Now, if your flight originates in Los Angeles (LAX), your travel time will still average between 20 hours and 40 hours, this time with layovers in Tokyo and Sydney. You can also find Cairns flight deals on momondo from Chicago’s O’Hare International Airport (ORD). These flights last about 26 hours with connections in Los Angeles and Sydney.
Unfortunately, nonstop flights to Cairns are not available from departure points in the United States. However, momondo makes it easy to find flights to Cairns from popular departure points, such as New York JFK International Airport (JFK), Chicago O'Hare International Airport (ORD), and even Los Angeles International Airport (LAX). Most flights from these and other major hubs in the United States will include at least one domestic layover, typically in California, and one international layover, such as Sydney on the way to CNS Cairns. Some flights may also include connections in other countries, such as Japan. Depending on your particular needs, it may be quicker or less expensive to travel to a departure point in the western part of the country, as points further east will include more connections and travel times.
Hikers looking for a more family-friendly day in the great outdoors would be best suited to plan their flight to Cairns for June and July, when they can visit South Bank Parklands and enjoy all that the park has to offer.
Finding an alternative and possibly cheaper destination airport near Cairns is possible. If you are planning a flight to Cairns, consider booking flights to Bloomfield Airport (78 mi from Cairns city center).
Virgin Australia, Qantas Airways, Delta and Air New Zealand are the most popular airlines that fly from United States to Cairns on a routine basis, according to our data. You should be able to find flights to Cairns with these airlines and other airlines flying from United States.
Cathay Pacific operates around 3 flights into Cairns in any given week. The most common departure point for these flights was from Sydney Kingsford Smith, with the best round-trip Cathay Pacific deal found being $1,016 (New York John F Kennedy Intl to Cairns). Users have rated Cathay Pacific 8.1/10 in over 34 reviews on momondo.
Virgin Australia (7.7/10, 26 reviews) is also a popular choice for flights to Cairns, with deals from as low as $616 from Boston Logan Intl, round-trip. With 27 Virgin Australia flights to Cairns on average each week, prices can vary significantly by origin and availability.
After arriving in Cairns, it is possible to purchase tickets for the Excellence Coaches shuttle buses in both the T1 International Terminal and the T2 Domestic Terminal. The pickup point for these shuttles is located just outside the arrivals hall at the airport. Bus trips to the city center average 12-15 minutes in length. As the Cairns Airport is located relatively near the city center, a taxi ride should only last about 10-15 minutes as well, depending on traffic conditions. Some travelers may choose to hail a private ride service like Uber, which can also make the trip to the airport from the city center (or vice-versa) in about 10-15 minutes.
All travelers from the United States into Australia, including those continuing on to Cairns, are required to have a valid passport and visa for entry. Passports must be valid for at least three months beyond the date of entry to the country. Be aware that Australia limits entry to "those persons who are of good character," and may require a letter from the traveler’s local police department or even an FBI report so as to screen out those travelers who may have prior criminal convictions.
The Cairns Esplanade Lagoon is a popular public swimming area overlooking Trinity Inlet. Open year-round, this fun attraction is a great way to escape the heat while in Cairns. The Cairns Aquarium in the downtown area is also a must-see, featuring many of the aquatic animal life indigenous to the area. For family-friendly fun, Muddy’s Playground is a municipal play area with water fun, educational play opportunities, and a safe place for the entire family to relax. If you’re looking for educational opportunities, we recommend the Cairns Museum in the city center and the Australian Armour and Artillery Museum, located just next to the Tjapukal Aboriginal Cultural Park. Feeling lucky? Then you’ll want to experience the famous Reef Hotel and Casino, a local hotspot located near the city center and the Cairns Tropical Zoo.
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