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Flight information for Darwin to Townsville
(DRW to TSV)

Find info about flight duration, direct flights, and airports for your flight from Darwin to Townsville

Fastest flight time

38h 20m

Direct flights


Airports in Townsville

1 airport
The fastest flight from Darwin to Townsville takes 38h 20m
There are no direct flights from Darwin to Townsville. Popular non-direct route for this connection is Darwin Airport - Townsville Airport.
There is 1 airport near Townsville: Townsville (TSV)

How to get the cheapest flight ticket from Darwin to Townsville

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What is the cheapest month to fly from Darwin to Townsville?


The cheapest time of year to fly to Townsville from Darwin is August. The most expensive is June.

What is the cheapest day to depart Darwin for Townsville?


The cheapest day of the week is usually Monday. The most expensive is usually Tuesday.

When is the cheapest time to fly from Darwin to Townsville?

in the morning

Darwin to Townsville flights are approximately 8% more expensive in the afternoon than in the morning

What is the cheapest airline that flies to Townsville from Darwin?


Airnorth, Qantas Airways, and Virgin Australia are the most popular carriers operating from Darwin to Townsville

What is the cheapest Darwin to Townsville flight route?

Darwin - Townsville

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How far in advance should you book Darwin to Townsville flights?

60 days before

The cheapest time to buy a flight from Darwin to Townsville is approximately 60 days to departure

When you’re planning your trip from Darwin to Townsville, the most popular airport-to-airport route is Darwin Airport to Townsville Airport. In June, $1,427 is typically the cheapest round trip price you’ll find from Darwin to Townsville which you can find when you fly DRW — TSV.

Darwin Airport (DRW) to Townsville Airport (TSV)$1,427
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Find the cheapest one-way flights from Darwin to Townsville

If you're looking for one-way flights from Darwin to Townsville, view some of our deals below provided by Airnorth, Major Airline and Virgin Australia
24 Nov.
2h 40m
Virgin Australia
7 Dec.
7h 40m
1 stop
Multiple Airlines
6 Dec.
8h 40m
1 stop

Best airlines flying from Darwin to Townsville

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AirlineRatingFree cancellationPrice
AirnorthPriceFrom $325Free cancellationRating
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Qantas AirwaysPriceFrom $440Free cancellationRating
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Virgin AustraliaPriceFrom $564Free cancellationRating
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  • Qantas Airways Flights From Darwin to Townsville

    Qantas Airways flies from Darwin to Townsville around 2 times per week, with 13 momondo users rating the airline 6.5/10. The cheapest Qantas Airways deal from Darwin to Townsville in the last 72 hours was $304 (return), much lower than the average airfare cost of $523 for Qantas Airways flights on this route.

  • Are airlines flying from Darwin to Townsville offering flexible cancellation due to COVID-19?

    Some of our partner airlines flying from Darwin to Townsville are adapting new policies due to the global impact of COVID-19. Some of the airlines that may be waiving their cancellation fees are Airnorth, Qantas Airways, and Virgin Australia. You can search for the full list of airlines such as Airnorth that are offering this flexibility.

  • How far is Darwin to Townsville by plane?

    Darwin and Townsville are 1864.3 km apart from one another.

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