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Take off from Newcastle to Cairns from 18 December after the QLD border opens!

Plan a long weekend, or a longer holiday, at the best time of year to visit Tropical North Queensland.

From 18 December 2021 to 30 April 2022, Jetstar will fly direct from Newcastle to Cairns. With a flight time of only 2 hours 45 minutes, you’ll be relaxing and enjoying your sun-drenched holiday in no time!

See the world heritage-listed Great Barrier Reef and Wet Tropics of Queensland, and everything in between. With rainforests and tranquil Port Douglas to the north, stunning waterfalls to the south, the beautiful Great Barrier Reef, as well as a vibrant nightlife and local dining scene, there’s so much to experience in and around Cairns!

Whether its relaxation, health & wellbeing or adventure you’re seeking, this tropical paradise has it all!





Flight Time


Newcastle 11:50

Cairns 13.40


Tuesday, Thursdays, and Saturdays *



Cairns 07:10

Newcastle 11:10


*flights to operate on Mondays, Wednesdays and Saturdays from March 2022.

Fly from 18 December with Jetstar. 

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