Cheap flights from Darwin to Townsville

DRW — TSV
16 Aug — 23 Aug1
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The best prices from Darwin to Townsville are usually found in August or January, booked 60 days in advance, depart on a Saturday or Monday and return on a Saturday

How to find the cheapest flight from Darwin (DRW) to Townsville (TSV)

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

DRW - TSV

Price

$215 - $731

TSV

Temperature

19 - 27 °C

TSV

Rainfall

10 - 290 mm

Popular inJuneHigh demand for flights, 32% potential price rise
Cheapest inAugustBest time to find cheap flights, 57% potential price drop
Average price$306Average for round-trip flights in August 2022
Round-trip from$306From Darwin to Townsville

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

Flying to your destination on a Monday can be more expensive, but this shouldn’t discourage you from finding affordable options to get to Townsville. Check prices with Cheapflights to find a great deal for your trip.

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

Find a great deal and save up to 32% by booking at least 61 days prior to your desired departure date, rather than waiting until the week of travel. According to our data, there are a number of flights available from Darwin to Townsville within the next two weeks, with the cheapest ticket starting at $756.

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

Our data shows that August tends to be the cheapest month to fly to Townsville from Darwin. Users have commonly found prices around $705 for the month, but tickets can be as low as $298. Due to multiple factors, prepare for potentially higher prices in June.

When is the cheapest time to fly from Darwin to Townsville (DRW - TSV)?

When flying from Darwin to Townsville, the time of day you fly usually plays a role in the price. Save by searching for a flight in the morning, which can drop the price by up to 18% versus a flight in the afternoon.

Darwin to Townsville 2022 flight deals

Cheap flights to Townsville from Darwin found for this year
26 Dec. - 5 Jan.
DRW

Darwin

TSV

Townsville

Nonstop

2h 40m
TSV

Townsville

DRW

Darwin

Nonstop

2h 50m
$716

Airnorth

Pick Dates

Deal found 9/8/22

26 Dec. - 5 Jan.
DRW

Darwin

TSV

Townsville

Nonstop

2h 40m
TSV

Townsville

DRW

Darwin

Nonstop

2h 50m
$718

Airnorth

Pick Dates

Deal found 10/8/22

26 Dec. - 5 Jan.
DRW

Darwin

TSV

Townsville

Nonstop

2h 40m
TSV

Townsville

DRW

Darwin

Nonstop

2h 50m
$723

Airnorth

Pick Dates

Deal found 11/8/22

Cheap Airnorth flights from Darwin to Townsville

26 Dec. - 5 Jan.
DRW

Darwin

TSV

Townsville

Nonstop

2h 40m
TSV

Townsville

DRW

Darwin

Nonstop

2h 50m
$712

Airnorth

Pick Dates

Deal found 8/8/22

26 Dec. - 5 Jan.
DRW

Darwin

TSV

Townsville

Nonstop

2h 40m
TSV

Townsville

DRW

Darwin

Nonstop

2h 50m
$716

Airnorth

Pick Dates

Deal found 9/8/22

26 Dec. - 5 Jan.
DRW

Darwin

TSV

Townsville

Nonstop

2h 40m
TSV

Townsville

DRW

Darwin

Nonstop

2h 50m
$718

Airnorth

Pick Dates

Deal found 10/8/22

Cheap Qantas Airways flights from Darwin to Townsville

25 Dec. - 5 Jan.
DRW

Darwin

TSV

Townsville

2 stops

16h 00m
TSV

Townsville

DRW

Darwin

2 stops

10h 40m
$2,210

Qantas Airways

Pick Dates

Deal found 11/8/22

25 Dec. - 5 Jan.
DRW

Darwin

TSV

Townsville

2 stops

15h 50m
TSV

Townsville

DRW

Darwin

2 stops

15h 25m
$2,233

Qantas Airways

Pick Dates

Deal found 8/8/22

25 Dec. - 5 Jan.
DRW

Darwin

TSV

Townsville

2 stops

15h 50m
TSV

Townsville

DRW

Darwin

2 stops

15h 25m
$2,253

Qantas Airways

Pick Dates

Deal found 10/8/22

Direct flights to Townsville from Darwin

Save time with Darwin to Townsville direct flight deals
26 Dec. - 5 Jan.
DRW

Darwin

TSV

Townsville

Nonstop

2h 40m
TSV

Townsville

DRW

Darwin

Nonstop

2h 50m
$712

Airnorth

Pick Dates

Deal found 8/8/22

26 Dec. - 5 Jan.
DRW

Darwin

TSV

Townsville

Nonstop

2h 40m
TSV

Townsville

DRW

Darwin

Nonstop

2h 50m
$716

Airnorth

Pick Dates

Deal found 9/8/22

26 Dec. - 5 Jan.
DRW

Darwin

TSV

Townsville

Nonstop

2h 40m
TSV

Townsville

DRW

Darwin

Nonstop

2h 50m
$718

Airnorth

Pick Dates

Deal found 10/8/22

One-way flights to Townsville from Darwin

The cheapest one-way flights from Darwin to Townsville
17 Aug.
DRW

Darwin

TSV

Townsville

2 stops

30h 25m
$483

Virgin Australia

Pick Dates

Deal found 10/8/22

17 Aug.
DRW

Darwin

TSV

Townsville

1 stop

19h 20m
$649

Qantas Airways

Pick Dates

Deal found 10/8/22

17 Aug.
DRW

Darwin

TSV

Townsville

3 stops

15h 55m
$890

Multiple Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 10/8/22

Related info for your journey

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

What airports do I use to fly from Darwin to Townsville?

Townsville is the airport most travellers will use when flying to Townsville from Darwin. Booking flights from Darwin (DRW) to Townsville (TSV) should be relatively easy as there is 1 daily flight to Townsville from 3 different airlines. 2h 40m is how long a flight from Darwin to Townsville will take if you book a nonstop flight.

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

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

Can I find flights from Darwin to Townsville for under $800 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Darwin to Townsville for under $800. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Airnorth for just $712, but on average you can expect to pay $789.

Are there direct flights from Darwin to Townsville for under $800 on Cheapflights?

Cheapflights has 4 direct flights from Darwin to Townsville under $800. A good price for a direct flight from Darwin to Townsville is less than $716.

How popular is this Darwin to Townsville flight route?

The Darwin to Townsville flight path was viewed by 278 users in the past month. Keep an eye out for changes in search interest prior to high and low season.

What are the cheapest airlines flying from Darwin to Townsville round-trip?

Flying on Airnorth is currently your cheapest option to Townsville, with prices starting at $712. Additional return tickets that might be worth considering are offered by Virgin Australia and Jetstar, with the lowest prices starting at $726 and $792, respectively.

What are the cheapest airlines to fly from Darwin to Townsville one-way?

$483 is the cheapest one-way deal found within the past few days, from Virgin Australia. You may also be able to find cheap deals on Qantas Airways and Airnorth, with prices starting from $649 and $920, respectively.

What are the most popular airlines that fly from Darwin to Townsville?

Qantas Airways, Airnorth and Virgin Australia are the most popular airlines when flying from Darwin to Townsville.

What are the cheapest flights from Darwin to Townsville?

The cheapest flight price from Darwin to Townsville is $456. On average you can expect to pay $621. The most popular route, (Darwin - Townsville), can usually be booked for $705.

Alternative routes for Darwin to Townsville

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

Top 3 airlines flying from Darwin to Townsville

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users travelling from Darwin to Townsville choose most often. Cheapest and average prices are based on aggregated data from the past 12 months.
AirlineCheapestAverageFlexibilityOn-timeCOVID-19 safety
AirnorthCheapest$428Average$594FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-timeN/ACOVID-19 safety
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Qantas AirwaysCheapest$433Average$826FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time74%COVID-19 safety
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Virgin AustraliaCheapest$556Average$745FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time80%COVID-19 safety
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Hourly flight availability from Darwin to Townsville

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75%of flight departuresMorning6 am to noon
25%of flight departuresAfternoonNoon to 6 pm
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Weekly flight availability from Darwin to Townsville

See how many times per day planes take to the skies headed from Darwin to Townsville
Sunday2daily flights
Monday2daily flights
Tuesday0daily flights
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Thursday2daily flights
Friday2daily flights
Saturday0daily flights