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Flight information for Sydney to Darwin
(SYD to DRW)

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Best price found

$147

Fastest flight time

4h 35m

Direct flights

Wed

Airports in Darwin

1 airport
The best one-way flight to Darwin from Sydney in the past 72 hours is $147. The best return flight deal from Sydney to Darwin found on momondo in the last 72 hours is $556.
The fastest flight from Sydney to Darwin takes 4h 35m
Direct flights go from Sydney to Darwin on Wednesday. The only airline offering direct flights is Qantas Airways.
There is 1 airport near Darwin: Darwin (DRW)

How to get the cheapest flight ticket from Sydney to Darwin

Look no further. We've gone through all the searches for this route on momondo so you have the important information and insights to find the cheapest flight ticket for your trip

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

May

The cheapest time of year to fly to Darwin from Sydney is May. The most expensive is July.

What is the cheapest day to depart Sydney for Darwin?

Tuesday

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

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

in the evening

Sydney to Darwin flights are approximately 31% more expensive in the morning than in the evening

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

Tigerair Australia

Jetstar, Qantas Airways, and Tigerair Australia are the most popular carriers operating from Sydney to Darwin

What is the cheapest Sydney to Darwin flight route?

Sydney Kingsford Smith - Darwin

Fly from Sydney Kingsford Smith to Darwin for the best Sydney - Darwin flight prices

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

60 days before

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

Sydney Kingsford Smith Airport (SYD) to Darwin Airport (DRW)$404
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Newcastle Williamtown Airport (NTL) to Darwin Airport (DRW)$659
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When travelling from Sydney to Darwin, the most popular airport to fly into is Darwin Airport. The majority of travellers flying into Darwin Airport from Sydney are departing from Sydney Kingsford Smith Airport. When booking your trip to Darwin, it is helpful to have an alternative airport to fly out of. The nearest airport to Sydney Kingsford Smith Airport is Newcastle Williamtown Airport which is located in Newcastle. When travelling from Sydney, it is helpful to have an alternative airport to fly into when you land in Darwin. The nearest airport to Darwin Airport is Darwin Airport which is located in Darwin. In May, $404 is typically the cheapest round trip price you’ll find from Sydney to Darwin which you can find when you fly SYD — DRW.


Easily compare return flights from Sydney to Darwin

Below you can see the best fares for your return flight route over the next three months. All fares were found on momondo this week. Browse the quickest and cheapest flights from Sydney to Darwin by changing tabs
Jetstar
31 May
SYD16:35Sydney Kingsford Smith
4h 35m
DRW21:10Darwin
6 Jun.
DRW21:20Darwin
4h 20m
SYD01:40Sydney Kingsford Smith
Multiple Airlines
22 Sep.
SYD16:30Sydney Kingsford Smith
4h 50m
DRW21:20Darwin
24 Sep.
DRW21:20Darwin
4h 20m
SYD01:40Sydney Kingsford Smith
Virgin Australia
22 Sep.
SYD16:30Sydney Kingsford Smith
4h 50m
DRW21:20Darwin
24 Sep.
DRW09:35Darwin
6h 35m
1 stop
SYD16:10Sydney Kingsford Smith
Jetstar
1 Oct.
SYD15:35Sydney Kingsford Smith
4h 35m
DRW20:10Darwin
11 Oct.
DRW20:20Darwin
4h 20m
SYD00:40Sydney Kingsford Smith
Jetstar
4 Sep.
SYD16:35Sydney Kingsford Smith
4h 35m
DRW21:10Darwin
9 Sep.
DRW21:20Darwin
4h 20m
SYD01:40Sydney Kingsford Smith
Multiple Airlines
31 May
SYD16:35Sydney Kingsford Smith
4h 35m
DRW21:10Darwin
7 Jun.
DRW13:55Darwin
4h 15m
SYD18:10Sydney Kingsford Smith

Find the cheapest one-way flights from Sydney to Darwin

If you're looking for one-way flights from Sydney to Darwin, view some of our deals below provided by Jetstar and Virgin Australia
Jetstar
28 May
SYD16:35Sydney Kingsford Smith
4h 35m
DRW21:10Darwin
Virgin Australia
23 Sep.
SYD02:30Sydney Kingsford Smith
6h 50m
1 stop
DRW09:20Darwin
Jetstar
6 Jun.
SYD16:35Sydney Kingsford Smith
4h 35m
DRW21:10Darwin

Search last-minute flights to Darwin from Sydney

Find and compare return flight prices for your last-minute flight from Sydney to Darwin
Jetstar
28 May
SYD16:35Sydney Kingsford Smith
4h 35m
DRW21:10Darwin
31 May
DRW21:20Darwin
4h 20m
SYD01:40Sydney Kingsford Smith
Multiple Airlines
28 May
SYD16:35Sydney Kingsford Smith
4h 35m
DRW21:10Darwin
1 Jun.
DRW13:55Darwin
4h 15m
SYD18:10Sydney Kingsford Smith
Jetstar
27 May
SYD16:35Sydney Kingsford Smith
4h 35m
DRW21:10Darwin
29 May
DRW21:20Darwin
4h 20m
SYD01:40Sydney Kingsford Smith
Jetstar
25 May
SYD16:35Sydney Kingsford Smith
4h 35m
DRW21:10Darwin
27 May
DRW21:20Darwin
4h 20m
SYD01:40Sydney Kingsford Smith
Multiple Airlines
25 May
SYD16:35Sydney Kingsford Smith
4h 35m
DRW21:10Darwin
28 May
DRW13:55Darwin
4h 15m
SYD18:10Sydney Kingsford Smith
Jetstar
28 May
SYD16:35Sydney Kingsford Smith
4h 35m
DRW21:10Darwin
31 May
DRW22:25Darwin
8h 05m
1 stop
SYD06:30Sydney Kingsford Smith

Best airlines flying from Sydney to Darwin

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AirlineRatingFree cancellationPrice
JetstarPriceFrom $199Free cancellationRating
6.9
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Tigerair AustraliaPriceFrom $206Free cancellationRating
10.0
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Virgin AustraliaPriceFrom $254Free cancellationRating
7.8
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Qantas AirwaysPriceFrom $358Free cancellationRating
7.2
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  • Virgin Australia Flights From Sydney to Darwin

    Virgin Australia operates around 4 flights from Sydney to Darwin every week. The average price of these flights found in the last 72 hours has been $332, but momondo users have found Virgin Australia deals from Sydney to Darwin from as low as $177 return. Virgin Australia has been scored 7.8/10 in 19 reviews.

  • Qantas Airways Flights From Sydney to Darwin

    $251 is the best Qantas Airways flight deal from Sydney to Darwin found on momondo over the last 72 hours. The average Qantas Airways ticket price found was closer to $562, however, with flight time and availability significantly affecting the price. Qantas Airways (7.2/10 from 11 user reviews) flies into Darwin from Sydney 21 times in an average week so prices can vary.


Jetstar flights from Sydney to Darwin

Our best Jetstar deals on Sydney to Darwin flight tickets
Jetstar
28 May
SYD16:35Sydney Kingsford Smith
4h 35m
DRW21:10Darwin
31 May
DRW21:20Darwin
4h 20m
SYD01:40Sydney Kingsford Smith
Jetstar
31 May
SYD16:35Sydney Kingsford Smith
4h 35m
DRW21:10Darwin
6 Jun.
DRW21:20Darwin
4h 20m
SYD01:40Sydney Kingsford Smith
Jetstar
1 Oct.
SYD15:35Sydney Kingsford Smith
4h 35m
DRW20:10Darwin
11 Oct.
DRW20:20Darwin
4h 20m
SYD00:40Sydney Kingsford Smith

Virgin Australia flights from Sydney to Darwin

Our best Virgin Australia deals on Sydney to Darwin flight tickets
Virgin Australia
22 Sep.
SYD16:30Sydney Kingsford Smith
4h 50m
DRW21:20Darwin
24 Sep.
DRW09:35Darwin
6h 35m
1 stop
SYD16:10Sydney Kingsford Smith
Virgin Australia
18 Jul.
SYD16:30Sydney Kingsford Smith
4h 50m
DRW21:20Darwin
28 Jul.
DRW02:05Darwin
7h 15m
1 stop
SYD09:20Sydney Kingsford Smith
Virgin Australia
4 Sep.
SYD13:00Sydney Kingsford Smith
7h 20m
1 stop
DRW20:20Darwin
10 Sep.
DRW09:35Darwin
6h 35m
1 stop
SYD16:10Sydney Kingsford Smith

  • Are airlines flying from Sydney Kingsford Smith to Darwin offering flexible cancellation due to COVID-19?

    To ease the stress of booking flights, some of our airline partners flying from Sydney Kingsford Smith to Darwin are responding to the global pandemic. The following airlines may have a flexible cancellation policy to help accommodate travellers: Jetstar, Qantas Airways, and Virgin Australia.

  • How far is Sydney Kingsford Smith to Darwin by plane?

    Darwin is 3146.8 km away from Sydney Kingsford Smith. 4h 35m is a normal flight duration for this route.


Alternative routes for Sydney to Darwin

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