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Melbourne to Cairns (MEL to CNS) Flight Facts

    • Melbourne to Cairns, Australia direct flights take 3.08 hours flying time.
    • The distance from Melbourne (MEL) to Cairns (CNS) is 2313 kilometres or 1434 miles.
    • Virgin Australia, Jetstar Airways and Qantas offer direct flights to Cairns (CNS) from Melbourne (MEL).
    • Townsville is the shortest stopover city at 2341 kilometres or 1451 miles.
    • Air Travel via Townsville to Cairns from Melbourne takes 3.12 hours flying time (excluding stopover time).
    • Jetstar Airways and Aero Condor Peru fly via Townsville, Australia to Cairns (CNS) from Melbourne (MEL) .
    • Find cheap flights to Cairns from Australia online.


Melbourne to Cairns Air Travel

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Melbourne to Cairns Jetstar Airlines

Jetstar is an Australian low cost airline offering discount flights and holidays throughout Australia and the Asia-Pacific. Jetstar is 100% owned by ... more about Jetstar

Melbourne to Cairns Qantas Airlines

Founded in 1920, Qantas is now Australia's largest and the world's second oldest airline. As Australia's largest, the airline offers the most comprehe ... more about Qantas

Melbourne to Cairns Virgin Australia

Virgin Blue Airlines is a Brisbane based low cost airline that was launched in August 2000. The airline has an extensive domestic network of 24 destin ... more about Virgin Blue




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