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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 2021: compare Darwin to Townsville flight prices with the expected peak season, weather and rainfall in Townsville.
DRW - TSV
Price
$439 - $828
TSV
Temperature
25 - 32 °C
TSV
Rainfall
7 - 269 mm

Popular in

July

High demand for flights, 27% potential price rise

Cheapest in

April

Best time to find cheap flights, 28% potential price drop

Round-trip from

$439

From Darwin to Townsville

One-way from

$428

One-way flight from Darwin to Townsville

Flight route prices based on searches on Cheapflights within the last 3 days, monthly prices based on aggregated historical data.
What is the cheapest day to fly return from Darwin to Townsville?

Tuesday flights are found to be more expensive to fly from Darwin to Townsville. This shouldn’t discourage you from searching, as you can still find great deals by being flexible with your options. Use our search form to find deals on tickets to Townsville.

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

When searching for a good deal, it’s best to be prepared for potential fluctuations in price. We recommend booking at least 51 days in advance, which can save you up to 41% on flights from Darwin to Townsville compared to booking the week you need them. Waiting 51 days out may not be for everyone, so we have options available for flights within the next two weeks, with the lowest price starting at $349. For sooner than that we have options available in the next 3 days from $397.

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

Flights from Darwin to Townsville lean towards being more expensive in July. Prices are generally better when you fly from Darwin to Townsville in May, with the cheapest ticket starting at $239.

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

Unlike in the evening, when flights are generally more expensive, you can save up to 27% on flights from Darwin to Townsville by exploring options for tickets in the morning.

Darwin to Townsville 2021 flight deals

Cheap flights to Townsville from Darwin found for this year
11 Oct - 29 Oct
$579pp
DRW
Darwin
Qantas Airways
Direct
TSV
Townsville
TSV
Townsville
Qantas Airways
Direct
DRW
Darwin
11 Oct - 29 Oct
$701pp
DRW
Darwin
Qantas Airways
Direct
TSV
Townsville
TSV
Townsville
Qantas Airways
 
1 STOP
DRW
Darwin
10 Oct - 29 Oct
$728pp
DRW
Darwin
Qantas Airways
 
1 STOP
TSV
Townsville
TSV
Townsville
Qantas Airways
Direct
DRW
Darwin

Direct flights to Townsville from Darwin

Save time with Darwin to Townsville direct flight deals
11 Oct - 29 Oct
$579pp
DRW
Darwin
Qantas Airways
Direct
TSV
Townsville
TSV
Townsville
Qantas Airways
Direct
DRW
Darwin

One-way flights to Townsville from Darwin

The cheapest one-way flights from Darwin to Townsville
20:30 - 08:50
Virgin Australia
2 stops
11h 50m
DRW - TSV
Virgin Australia
$428
DreamWorldTravel
08:05 - 15:30
Jetstar
2 stops
30h 55m
DRW - TSV
Jetstar
$661
Tripmonster
08:00 - 11:10
Airnorth
Direct
2h 40m
DRW - TSV
Airnorth
$732
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Flight FAQs

From Darwin to Townsville

Can I find flights from Darwin to Townsville for under $646 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Darwin to Townsville for under $646. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Qantas Airways for just $579, but on average you can expect to pay $1,188.

Which airlines flying from Darwin to Townsville have flexible changes 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 is one of the carriers where you may find flexible change policies. You can use our site to filter for airlines like Airnorth with this kind of flexibility.

Are there direct flights from Darwin to Townsville for under $646 on Cheapflights?

Cheapflights has 1 direct flight from Darwin to Townsville under $646. A good price for a direct flight from Darwin to Townsville is less than $579.

How popular is this flight route?

Flights from Darwin to Townsville have been viewed 381 times in the past calendar month.

Does it rain more in Darwin or Townsville?

When travelling, we recommend packing in preparation to handle common weather conditions. The rainfall in Darwin is typically similar to Townsville. We can gather that this will continue over the next 11 days.

Is Darwin weather warmer or cooler than Townsville?

We forecast the temperature to be around the 34 °Cs in October, on average. The temperature in Townsville is generally colder than in Darwin. Book flights in a timely manner in correlation to your departure date.

How long does is the flight from Darwin to Townsville?

Departing from Darwin to Townsville will take you 2h 40m. Generally, flights for this route are direct.

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

Qantas Airways, at $580, was found to be the cheapest airline from Darwin to Townsville.. Qantas Airways is priced at 4% lower than the current average price of a flight leaving 3 months from now.

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

For one-way options, check prices for Airnorth. According to our data, you can fly for as low as $135. Users have also found prices from $260 and $450 on Airnorth and Virgin Australia, respectively.

Alternative routes for Darwin to Townsville

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

Destination information for Townsville

Things to know before you go - useful duration and weather info for your trip from Darwin to Townsville.
Flight duration
2h 45m
Average temperature for April in Townsville
30.0 °C
Avg rainfall for April in Townsville
78.0 mm

Airports servicing Darwin

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Hourly flight availability from Darwin to Townsville

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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.
Sunday
2 daily flights
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Friday
2 daily flights
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