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London Cairns
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Mon, 29 Jul LGW - CNS
Fri, 02 Aug CNS - LGW
£2446 £2406
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London Cairns
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Mon, 09 Sep LHR - CNS
£526 £518
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London Cairns
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Sun, 04 Aug LGW - CNS
Wed, 07 Aug CNS - LGW
£1768 £1744
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London Cairns
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Thu, 08 Aug LHR - CNS
Sat, 10 Aug CNS - LHR
£1886 £1854
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Flight route information

Distance: 9373 miles
London airports
Heathrow (LHR) How far from city centre: 14 miles
Stansted (STN) How far from city centre: 30 miles
Gatwick (LGW) How far from city centre: 25 miles
Luton International (LTN) How far from city centre: 27 miles
London City (LCY) How far from city centre: 7 miles
Southend (SEN) How far from city centre: 35 miles
Cairns airports
Cairns International Airport (CNS) How far from city centre: 30 miles

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Tips for booking cheap flights from London to Cairns

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2. Can the price of my tickets from London to Cairns change during the booking process?

Prices for tickets from London to Cairns may fluctuate while you are in the process of booking. While this isn't a common occurrence, it can happen because Opodo operates as an online travel agency, and ticket prices and availability are ultimately determined by the airlines. Therefore, if the airline adjusts prices or if the available tickets are depleted while you are making your reservation, you will receive confirmation within 48 hours after your ticket purchase.

3. Can I book last-minute flights from London to Cairns on Opodo?

When booking a flight, you may encounter situations where your desired travel date is unavailable or the flight price has increased beyond your budget. Rest assured, Opodo offers a solution. Explore our last-minute flight deals to find affordable options, especially if you have flexibility with your travel dates. Whether you need to depart on short notice or simply want to discover the cheapest day to fly between London and Cairns, our last-minute flights section has you covered.

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Opodo provides you with all the useful information about the flights covering the route between London to Cairns airports. Preparing for your trip is very easy! All you have to do is enter into Opodo search engine your departure and destination airports, the dates of travel, and the number of passengers. A list of all available flights will appear on your screen in a matter of seconds! For your convenience, you can sort it according to your preferences, such as time, price, or duration of the trip.


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Frequently asked questions about flights from London to Cairns

How long does the flight take to go from London to Cairns?
The total flight time between London and Cairns is of around 20:57 hours on average, considering an average distance of 16,784 km, for both direct and indirect flights for the route (which may have 1 or more stops in other cities in between).
How can I find cheap flights from London to Cairns at Opodo?
The cheapest price for a flight from London to Cairns is 518£. At Opodo we use different machine learned based methodologies to find our costumers the best option available, considering airline combinations, stopovers and direct flights as well as different criteria for inbound and outbound journeys.
When is the best time to book a flight from London to Cairns?
The most popular months to book a trip from London to Cairns are January, July and April, based on the searches of our customers.
When is the best time to travel from London to Cairns?
The best time of the year to go to Cairns when flying from London depends on several preference factors like climate, seasonality and, of course, price. When it comes to popularity, July is the top 1º month to fly to Cairns from London in terms of searches from our customer, followed by December and October. If you prefer to avoid high peaks of turism, however, and escape a crowded period, February, May and June are the months with less volume of searchs for the route London - Cairns.
Is it possible to purchase a flexible ticket for my flight from London to Cairns?
At Opodo we want to make sure that your travel plans are not affected by any cancelation as well as any possible restrictions Australia may apply when travelling from London. Is your flight cancelled? We've got your back! With our flexible ticket guarantee you can decide if you want to book another flight - free of rebooking fee - or get a full refund!
Airlines with indirect flights from London to Cairns are:
Cathay Pacific, stopping in Hong Kong for 840 minutes minimum.
  • Etihad Airways, with 90 minutes scale in Abu Dhabi.
  • Etihad Airways, with 135 minutes scale in Melbourne.
Flight Duration 20 h and 57 m Flights between London and Cairns take, on average, 20 h and 57 m minutes, but the time can vary according to other factors
Cheapest flight £518 Cheapest price for a flight between London and Cairns found by our customers in the last 72 hours
High season July According to search data from our customers, July is the busiest time to fly from London to Cairns
Best time to book January According to real data January is the most popular time to book a flight to Cairns when departing from London

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