The cheapest times to fly from CNS to CNJ are

  • July 30th to October 14th
  • November 26th to March 25th (except the weeks of December 10th and December 17th)

based on data collected exclusively by Champion Traveler across tens of millions of flights. Among all the dates above, the very cheapest time to fly from CNS to CNJ is early to mid September. Prices can be as high as $860 for Thursday flights during late June, or as low as $448 for Monday flights around early to mid September.


When to Fly to Cloncurry

Flying from Cairns (CNS) to Cloncurry (CNJ) will usually cost between $534 to $846 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is early to mid September with an average ticket price of $554. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is late June, with an average price of $831. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $277 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $681 can be considered a good price for a round-trip CNS to CNJ flight.

See below for a graph of average weekly prices for the CNS to CNJ route. All prices are for round-trip tickets in USD.

CNS to CNJ Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the CNS to CNJ flight is cheaper than the average and costs much less than the average flight leaving from Cairns. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.98, which is above average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Monday is usually the cheapest day to depart and return on this flight. Thursdays are the most expensive days to fly out or take a return trip. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $112 (16%) on this flight.

Departing prices are for round-trip flights returning on the day of departure. For example, a flight departing on Monday and returning a week later will cost an average of $606. Return trip prices are from the CNJ to CNS flight, and often highlight the quality of our data in showing the same trend.

Departing Prices by Day

Departure Day Prices

Return Trip Prices by Day

Return Day Prices


Nonstop Flights and Layovers

Travelers looking to fly from CNS to CNJ can generally find a 0-layover flight. Because there is a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 1 hour 45 minutes may be realistic.


Alternative Nearby Airports

Champion Traveler tells you which airports are nearby and whether tickets might be cheaper alternative airports nearby. Sometimes it’s worth it to fly into a closer airport and then commute to your destination. Remember that there is a nonstop flight from CNS to CNJ while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: Mount Isa Airport (ISA) in Mount Isa

  • 66 miles (106 km) away from CNJ
  • Usually 44.35% less expensive than CNJ
  • Nonstop flights available

See CNS to ISA flights


Flight Questions Answered

Still have questions about flying from CNS to CNJ? We’ve got answers.

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 5 major airlines flying this route most often: Alliance Airlines, Hainan, Qantas, Singapore Airlines, Virgin Australia, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Cloncurry Airport to Cairns International Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 431 miles or 694 kilometers.

How long does it take to fly from CNS to CNJ?

The real-world flight time for a nonstop CNS to CNJ flight is about 1 hour 45 minutes.

How many flights go between Cairns and Cloncurry?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 24 available flights from CNS to CNJ.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination code CNS
Origination airport name Cairns International Airport
City Cairns
Country Australia
Latitude -16.9
Longitude 145.8

Return Airport

Destination code CNJ
Destination airport name Cloncurry Airport
City Cloncurry
Country Australia
Latitude -20.7
Longitude 140.5


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