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Cheap flights from Darwin to Townsville from $342

This is the cheapest one-way flight price found by a Cheapflights user in the last 72 hours by searching for a flight departing on 27/4. Fares are subject to change and may not be available on all flights or dates of travel. Click the price to replicate the search for this deal.
DRW — TSV
23 Apr — 30 Apr1
1 adult
Tue 23/4
Tue 30/4

The best prices from Darwin to Townsville are usually found in September or October, booked 69 days in advance, depart on a Wednesday or Friday and return on a Thursday

Cheap flight deals from Darwin to Townsville

Discover tips and strategies to find the most affordable flight options for your journey from Darwin (DRW) to Townsville (TSV). Learn about various techniques such as flexible date searches, comparing prices across and setting up price alerts. Use these methods to find the cheapest flights available for your travel needs. Data last updated 18 April 2024.

Popular in

August

Cheapest in

September

Average price

$861

Round-trip from

$272
High demand for flights, 21% potential price rise
Best time to find cheap flights, 20% potential price drop
Average for round-trip flights in April 2024
From Darwin to Townsville

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

Flying to your destination on a Sunday 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 78% by booking at least 14 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 $589.

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

Our data shows that September tends to be the cheapest month to fly to Townsville from Darwin. Users have commonly found prices around $824 for the month, but tickets can be as low as $390. Due to multiple factors, prepare for potentially higher prices in August.

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 14% versus a flight in the afternoon.

Cheap Qantas Airways flights from Darwin to Townsville

Explore cheap flight options specifically provided by Qantas Airways for the route between Darwin and Townsville. Find affordable fares and compare prices with other airlines to secure the best deal for your journey. Over the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made 595,970 searches. Data last updated 18 April 2024.
Fri 21/601:30DRW - TSV
1 stop20h 00mQantas Airways
Sat 29/607:05TSV - DRW
1 stop16h 10mQantas Airways
Deal found 18/4$1,120
Sat 22/617:00DRW - TSV
1 stop15h 25mQantas Airways
Sat 29/612:55TSV - DRW
1 stop10h 20mQantas Airways
Deal found 18/4$1,148

Cheap Darwin to Townsville flights in April & May 2024

Find cheap flight options from Darwin to Townsville specifically for the months of April and May 2024. Explore affordable fares based on user searches. Over the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made 595,970 searches. Prices were last updated on 18 April 2024.
Thu 25/419:20DRW - TSV
1 stop15h 55mMultiple Airlines
Thu 2/506:05TSV - DRW
1 stop8h 10mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 17/4$1,089
Thu 25/419:20DRW - TSV
1 stop15h 55mMultiple Airlines
Thu 2/509:00TSV - DRW
2 stops39h 20mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 17/4$1,212
Wed 24/400:55DRW - TSV
2 stops15h 20mMultiple Airlines
Thu 2/506:05TSV - DRW
1 stop8h 10mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 17/4$1,383
Wed 24/400:55DRW - TSV
1 stop17h 40mMultiple Airlines
Thu 2/514:55TSV - DRW
1 stop23h 40mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 17/4$1,384
Thu 25/419:20DRW - TSV
2 stops24h 45mMultiple Airlines
Thu 2/509:00TSV - DRW
2 stops39h 20mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 17/4$1,493
Wed 24/400:55DRW - TSV
2 stops20h 55mMultiple Airlines
Thu 2/509:00TSV - DRW
2 stops39h 20mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 17/4$1,515
Thu 25/408:30DRW - TSV
3 stops14h 05mMultiple Airlines
Thu 2/513:10TSV - DRW
2 stops11h 10mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 17/4$2,310
Thu 25/408:30DRW - TSV
3 stops14h 05mMultiple Airlines
Thu 2/509:00TSV - DRW
3 stops15h 20mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 17/4$2,420

Darwin to Townsville 2024 flight deals

Discover exclusive flight deals for travel between Darwin and Townsville in 2024. Find excellent offers based on user searches. Over the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made 595,970 searches. Data last updated 18 April 2024.
Tue 22/1001:30DRW - TSV
1 stop18h 35mJetstar
Thu 24/1008:45TSV - DRW
1 stop16h 20mJetstar
Deal found 16/4$805
Tue 22/1001:30DRW - TSV
1 stop18h 35mJetstar
Thu 24/1008:45TSV - DRW
1 stop16h 20mJetstar
Deal found 17/4$806
Wed 23/1013:30DRW - TSV
1 stop8h 50mVirgin Australia
Thu 24/1006:05TSV - DRW
1 stop7h 10mVirgin Australia
Deal found 16/4$836
Wed 23/1013:30DRW - TSV
1 stop8h 50mVirgin Australia
Thu 24/1006:05TSV - DRW
1 stop7h 10mVirgin Australia
Deal found 17/4$837
Tue 22/1000:35DRW - TSV
2 stops15h 25mVirgin Australia
Thu 24/1006:05TSV - DRW
1 stop7h 10mVirgin Australia
Deal found 16/4$990
Tue 22/1000:35DRW - TSV
2 stops21h 45mVirgin Australia
Thu 24/1006:05TSV - DRW
1 stop7h 10mVirgin Australia
Deal found 17/4$993
Wed 23/1013:30DRW - TSV
1 stop8h 50mVirgin Australia
Thu 24/1011:40TSV - DRW
2 stops36h 40mVirgin Australia
Deal found 16/4$1,019
Wed 23/1013:30DRW - TSV
1 stop8h 50mVirgin Australia
Thu 24/1009:00TSV - DRW
2 stops39h 20mVirgin Australia
Deal found 17/4$1,021
Thu 25/419:20DRW - TSV
1 stop15h 55mMultiple Airlines
Thu 2/506:05TSV - DRW
1 stop8h 10mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 17/4$1,089

Darwin to Townsville flights leaving soon

Find last-minute flight options from Darwin to Townsville for spontaneous travel. Discover available flights and compare prices based on user searches. Secure great deals and offers for spontaneous trips with quick booking options. Over the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made 595,970 searches. Data last updated 18 April 2024.
Thu 25/419:20DRW - TSV
1 stop15h 55mMultiple Airlines
Thu 2/506:05TSV - DRW
1 stop8h 10mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 17/4$1,089
Thu 25/419:20DRW - TSV
1 stop15h 55mMultiple Airlines
Thu 2/509:00TSV - DRW
2 stops39h 20mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 17/4$1,212
Wed 24/400:55DRW - TSV
2 stops15h 20mMultiple Airlines
Thu 2/506:05TSV - DRW
1 stop8h 10mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 17/4$1,383
Wed 24/400:55DRW - TSV
1 stop17h 40mMultiple Airlines
Thu 2/514:55TSV - DRW
1 stop23h 40mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 17/4$1,384
Thu 25/419:20DRW - TSV
2 stops24h 45mMultiple Airlines
Thu 2/509:00TSV - DRW
2 stops39h 20mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 17/4$1,493
Wed 24/400:55DRW - TSV
2 stops20h 55mMultiple Airlines
Thu 2/509:00TSV - DRW
2 stops39h 20mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 17/4$1,515
Thu 25/408:30DRW - TSV
3 stops14h 05mMultiple Airlines
Thu 2/513:10TSV - DRW
2 stops11h 10mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 17/4$2,310
Thu 25/408:30DRW - TSV
3 stops14h 05mMultiple Airlines
Thu 2/509:00TSV - DRW
3 stops15h 20mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 17/4$2,420

One-way flights to Townsville from Darwin

Search for one-way flight options from Darwin to Townsville. Find affordable one-way fares based on user searches. Compare prices and availability to plan your one-way journey according to your preferred dates and budget. Over the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made 595,970 searches. Data last updated 18 April 2024.
Sat 27/401:10DRW - TSV
1 stop7h 15mBonza
Deal found 18/4$342
Fri 26/414:45DRW - TSV
1 stop16h 10mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 18/4$433
Fri 26/414:45DRW - TSV
2 stops16h 55mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 18/4$472
Tue 23/414:45DRW - TSV
1 stop20h 30mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 18/4$480
Sun 28/414:45DRW - TSV
1 stop4h 25mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 18/4$525
Tue 23/414:45DRW - TSV
2 stops16h 55mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 18/4$536
Wed 24/414:45DRW - TSV
1 stop25h 55mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 18/4$547
Thu 25/419:20DRW - TSV
1 stop11h 35mQantas Airways
Deal found 18/4$626
Fri 26/411:00DRW - TSV
Nonstop2h 40mAirnorth
Deal found 18/4$640

Find flights from Darwin to Townsville within your budget

Customise your flight search to find flights from Darwin to Townsville that fit within your specific budget. Explore options based on user searches and filter the results based on your desired price range. Find flights that match your budget for a cost-effective journey. Over the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made 595,970 searches. Data last updated 18 April 2024.

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$1,120 - $1,539

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Return

Price

DarwinTownsville

DRW - TSV

DRWTSV

Darwin

Fri 21/6

1 stop20h 00m

Townsville

Sat 29/6

1 stop16h 10m

$1,120

DarwinTownsville

DRW - TSV

DRWTSV

Darwin

Sat 22/6

1 stop15h 25m

Townsville

Sat 29/6

1 stop10h 20m

$1,148

DarwinTownsville

DRW - TSV

DRWTSV

Darwin

Fri 21/6

1 stop20h 00m

Townsville

Sat 29/6

2 stops39h 40m

$1,190

DarwinTownsville

DRW - TSV

DRWTSV

Darwin

Sat 22/6

1 stop22h 20m

Townsville

Sat 29/6

2 stops39h 40m

$1,219

DarwinTownsville

DRW - TSV

DRWTSV

Darwin

Fri 21/6

2 stops31h 50m

Townsville

Sat 29/6

2 stops34h 05m

$1,359

DarwinTownsville

DRW - TSV

DRWTSV

Darwin

Sat 22/6

2 stops23h 50m

Townsville

Sat 29/6

2 stops34h 05m

$1,539

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When is the best time to book a flight from Darwin to Townsville?

Use this chart to determine the optimal time to book a return flight from Darwin to Townsville. Price data was last updated on 28 January 2024.
To ensure you get the cheapest price possible for a flight from Darwin to Townsville, you should look to book at least 66 days in advance of your intended travel date. The price of your flight may increase if you delay and leave booking until a week or so before departure.
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When is the cheapest time to fly from Darwin to Townsville?

Use this chart to determine the cheapest time to fly return from Darwin to Townsville. Price data was last updated on 14 April 2024.
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Travellers seeking maximum savings on their Darwin to Townsville flight should consider departing on Wednesday mornings when fares are most often at their lowest. Monday mornings flights should be avoided if possible as fares are typically the most expensive at this time.
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Average price of flights to Townsville by month

Plan your trip from Darwin to Townsville by taking into account the cheapest months to travel. The average price of a one-way flight from Darwin to Townsville is currently $511 while a return flight costs $1,263. Price data was last updated on 14 April 2024.

Currently, February is the cheapest month in which you can book a flight from Darwin to Townsville (average of $175). Flying from Darwin to Townsville in July is currently the most expensive (average of $238). There are several factors that can impact the price of a flight, so comparing airlines, departure airports and flight times can provide users with more options.

January

$280

February

$272

March

$286

April

$297

May

$301

June

$314

July

$370

August

$345

September

$348

October

$306

November

$294

December

$294

Temperature and rainfall in Townsville by month

Plan your trip to Townsville by taking into account the average temperature and rainfall totals by month.

TSV

Temperature

19 - 27 °C

Reviews of airlines servicing Townsville

Get insights into the airlines that provide service to Townsville. Read reviews, discover amenities, and learn about the overall travel experience offered by airlines. Use this information to make informed decisions when choosing an airline for your flight to Townsville. Reviews last updated 18 April 2024.
7.7
Good
1,018 reviews

Boarding

7.8

Food

7.2

Crew

8.3

Entertainment

7.5

Overall

7.7

Comfort

7.5

Reviews

1 / 10

An extremely overweight person booked the middle seat, right next to me. Something needs to be done in this industry to PREVENT this from being allowed.

7.7
Good
1,018 reviews
7.7
Good
1,018 reviews

Boarding

7.8

Food

7.2

Crew

8.3

Entertainment

7.5

Overall

7.7

Comfort

7.5

Reviews

1 / 10

An extremely overweight person booked the middle seat, right next to me. Something needs to be done in this industry to PREVENT this from being allowed.

Related info for your journey

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  • Can I find flights from Darwin to Townsville for under $1,200 on Cheapflights?

    Yes, there are multiple flights from Darwin to Townsville for under $1,200. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Qantas Airways for just $1,120, but on average you can expect to pay $1,261.

  • Are there last-minute flights available from Darwin to Townsville for under $1,100?

    There are currently 8+ open flights from Darwin to Townsville within the next 7 days for less than $1,100.

  • How popular is this Darwin to Townsville flight route?

  • What is the cheapest airline to fly from Darwin to Townsville round-trip?

    Flying on Qantas Airways is currently your cheapest option to Townsville, with prices starting at $1,120.

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

    $342 is the cheapest one-way deal found within the past few days, from Bonza. You may also be able to find cheap deals on Qantas Airways and Airnorth, with prices starting from $626 and $640, respectively.

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

  • What are the cheapest flights from Darwin to Townsville?

    The cheapest flight price from Darwin to Townsville is $399. On average you can expect to pay $685. The most popular route, (Darwin - Townsville), can usually be booked for $837.

  • What does DRW to TSV mean?

    These are just IATA (International Air Transport Association) codes. They are used in aviation to identify and differentiate airports. That’s why a Darwin Airport to Townsville Airport flight would often be abbreviated as a DRW to TSV flight.

  • Can I find deals for flights from Darwin to Townsville that include extra baggage allowance?

    The amount of baggage you can bring on your Darwin to Townsville flight depends on the airline and the type of fare you've chosen. After entering your flight details, you'll be able to view the specific baggage policies for each deal in the search results. Keep in mind that certain deals may offer additional baggage allowance.

  • Can I find deals on flights from Darwin to Townsville with specific airlines?

    Yes, Cheapflights allows you to browse and filter Darwin to Townsville flight deals by airline. After entering your origin and destination, use the available filters to view flights offered by airlines.

  • Can I find deals for flights from Darwin to Townsville that include hotel bookings?

    Yes. In addition to deals on Darwin to Townsville flights, Cheapflights offers holiday packages that include both flights and hotel.

  • How can I find direct flights from Darwin to Townsville?

    After entering your origin and destination, apply the non-stop filter on the search result page to find direct flights from Darwin to Townsville.

  • Can I find deals for business class flights from Darwin to Townsville?

    Yes. Cheapflights offers flight deals from Darwin to Townsville by cabin class. In addition to browsing deals, you can also filter by cabin class on the search results page after making a search.

  • Can I find deals for flights from Darwin to Townsville that allow pets onboard?

    Many airlines flying from Darwin to Townsville offer the option to travel with pets. After selecting a flight deal, you can find more information about the airline's pet policy on their official website or by contacting the airline directly. Please note that additional fees and restrictions may apply.

  • Can I find deals on last-minute flights from Darwin to Townsville?

    Yes, you can often find last-minute deals on Darwin to Townsville flights on Cheapflights. However, these deals can vary and may not always be available. We recommend checking back frequently or signing up for price alerts for the most up-to-date deals.

  • How recently were the Darwin to Townsville flight deals updated?

    The Darwin to Townsville flight deals you see on this page were last updated on 18/4.

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Top 3 airlines flying from Darwin to Townsville

Discover the top 3 airlines that operate flights from Darwin to Townsville. Compare their services, reliability, and customer satisfaction ratings to choose the airline that best suits your travel preferences and needs. Over the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made 595,970 searches. Data last updated 18 April 2024.
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AirnorthCheapest$524Average$747FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-timeN/A
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Virgin AustraliaCheapest$751Average$838FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time80%
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Qantas AirwaysCheapest$1,023Average$1,198FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time74%
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Hourly flight availability from Darwin to Townsville

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Weekly flight availability from Darwin to Townsville

Explore weekly flight availability from Darwin to Townsville. Discover flights operating on different days of the week, giving you the flexibility to choose a travel day that best fits your plans. Compare info to find the most convenient option for your journey. Data last updated 18 April 2024.
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