Cheap flights from Townsville to Canberra

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The best prices from Townsville to Canberra are usually found in May or March, booked 60 days in advance, depart on a Wednesday or Thursday and return on a Thursday

How to find the cheapest flight from Townsville to Canberra

All the information you need to plan the best TSV to CBR flight in 2021: compare Townsville to Canberra flight prices with the expected peak season, weather and rainfall in Canberra.



$304 - $473



5 - 20 °C



30 - 60 mm

Popular in


High demand for flights, 23% potential price rise

Cheapest in


Best time to find cheap flights, 17% potential price drop

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Average for round-trip flights in November 2021

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From Townsville to Canberra

What is the cheapest day to fly return from Townsville to Canberra?

Users have found that leaving on a Tuesday can be a cost-effective option. It’s possible to save up to 17% on your flight compared to booking on days when demand is much higher.

How far in advance should I book a flight from Townsville to Canberra?

To save on the cost of your flight from Townsville to Canberra, book at least 61 days before your planned departure. Booking around this time can save you about 28% on the cost of this flight compared to booking a flight leaving this week. We have found prices from $569 if you need a flight within two weeks. For flights within the next 72 hours, you can find tickets from as low as $588.

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

May can be a great time to fly to Canberra from Townsville with a flight ticket averaging about $506. Cheapflights users have found deals in the month of May for as cheap as $335. The most expensive prices can be found in the month of July.

When is the cheapest time to fly from Townsville to Canberra (TSV - CBR)?

It’s optimal to fly from Townsville to Canberra at midday. By choosing this option you can save up to 17% on the cost of your flight, compared to a flight in the afternoon.

Related info for your journey

Useful info, stats and facts about Townsville to Canberra flights.

Which airlines flying from Townsville to Canberra have flexible cancellations due to COVID-19?

Some of our airline partners flying from Townsville to Canberra have new flexible policies in place due to COVID-19. Virgin Australia and Qantas Airways are some of the carriers where you may find flexible cancellation policies. You can use our site to filter for airlines like Virgin Australia with this kind of flexibility.

How popular is this Townsville to Canberra flight route?

The Townsville to Canberra flight path was viewed by 361 users in the past month. Keep an eye out for changes in search interest prior to high and low season.

What are the cheapest flights from Townsville to Canberra?

Looking at all options, your cheapest flight can be booked for $412. While the most popular route (Townsville - Canberra) can be booked for $483 on average our data indicates $462 when flying from Townsville to Canberra.

Alternative routes for Townsville to Canberra

See prices for flight routes from nearby airports that may be better suited for you.

Top 2 airlines flying from Townsville to Canberra

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users travelling from Townsville to Canberra choose most often. Cheapest and average prices are based on aggregated data from the past 12 months.
AirlineCheapestAverageFlexibilityOn-timeCOVID-19 safety
Virgin Australia
FlexibilityNo cancel fee
COVID-19 safety
Qantas Airways
FlexibilityNo cancel fee
COVID-19 safety