Cheap flights from Canberra to Townsville

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

How to find the cheapest flight from Canberra to Townsville

All the information you need to plan the best CBR to TSV flight in 2022: compare Canberra to Townsville flight prices with the expected peak season, weather and rainfall in Townsville.

CBR - TSV

Price

$316 - $468

TSV

Temperature

19 - 27 °C

TSV

Precipitation

10 - 290 mm

Popular in

August

High demand for flights, 21% potential price rise

Cheapest in

May

Best time to find cheap flights, 15% potential price drop

Average price

$460

Average for round-trip flights in January 2022

Round-trip from

$438

From Canberra to Townsville

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

Users have found that leaving on a Wednesday can be a cost-effective option. It’s possible to save up to 15% on your flight compared to booking on days when demand is much higher.

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

Users have found that booking a flight from Canberra to Townsville at least 59 days early can save you up to 31% on average compared to booking a flight this week. If booking 59 days before your flight isn’t an option for you, users have found flights from Canberra to Townsville for as little as $570 when booking for a departure date within the next two weeks. You can also check prices now. Some users have found airline tickets as low as $674 for flights departing within the next 3 days.

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

May is one of the best times of the year to fly to Townsville from Canberra. Prices for May average $516 per person but you can even find prices for as low as $416. The most expensive prices can be found in the month of August. Opting for a May flight can save you 25% on your journey compared to booking in May

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

One of the essential ways to save on airfare from Canberra to Townsville is to remain as flexible as possible. Flights that are at midday tend to be the most expensive. A flight in the morning could potentially save you up to 31% on airfare.

Canberra to Townsville 2022 flight deals

Cheap flights to Townsville from Canberra found for this year
3 Mar. - 7 Mar.
CBR

Canberra

TSV

Townsville

1 stop

6h 50m
TSV

Townsville

CBR

Canberra

1 stop

7h 45m
$433

Multiple Airlines

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Deal found 16/1/22

3 Mar. - 7 Mar.
CBR

Canberra

TSV

Townsville

2 stops

8h 20m
TSV

Townsville

CBR

Canberra

1 stop

5h 20m
$575

Virgin Australia

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Deal found 16/1/22

3 Mar. - 7 Mar.
CBR

Canberra

TSV

Townsville

2 stops

5h 45m
TSV

Townsville

CBR

Canberra

2 stops

6h 45m
$757

Virgin Australia

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Deal found 16/1/22

Related info for your journey

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

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

Some of our airline partners flying from Canberra to Townsville 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.

Can I find flights from Canberra to Townsville for under $500 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Canberra to Townsville for under $500. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Multiple Airlines for just $433, but on average you can expect to pay $588.

How popular is this Canberra to Townsville flight route?

This flight path from Canberra to Townsville 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 is the cheapest airline to fly from Canberra to Townsville round-trip?

Our cheapest airline available from Canberra to Townsville is Virgin Australia. Our recent data shows that you can find tickets from as low as $575 on this airline.

What are the cheapest flights from Canberra to Townsville?

Looking at all options, your cheapest flight can be booked for $554. While the most popular route (Canberra - Townsville) can be booked for $433 on average our data indicates $654 when flying from Canberra to Townsville.

Alternative routes for Canberra to Townsville

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Top 2 airlines flying from Canberra to Townsville

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users travelling from Canberra to Townsville choose most often. Cheapest and average prices are based on aggregated data from the past 12 months.
AirlineCheapestAverageFlexibilityOn-timeCOVID-19 safety
Virgin Australia
Cheapest$407
Average$496
FlexibilityNo cancel fee
On-time80%
COVID-19 safety
Qantas Airways
Cheapest$546
Average$718
FlexibilityNo cancel fee
On-time74%
COVID-19 safety