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Cheap flights from Tullamarine Intl to Townsville

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The best prices from Tullamarine Intl to Townsville are usually found in May or April, booked 60 days in advance, depart on a Wednesday or Tuesday and return on a Sunday

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How to find the cheapest flight from
Tullamarine Intl (MEL) to Townsville (TSV)

All the information you need to plan the best MEL to TSV flight in 2021: compare Tullamarine Intl to Townsville flight prices with the expected peak season, weather and rainfall in Townsville.
MEL - TSV
Price
$251 - $405
TSV
Temperature
25 - 32 °C
TSV
Rainfall
7 - 269 mm

Popular in

December

High demand for flights, 17% potential price rise

Cheapest in

May

Best time to find cheap flights, 25% potential price drop

Round-trip from

$251

From Tullamarine Intl to Townsville

One-way from

$235

One-way flight from Tullamarine Intl 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 Tullamarine Intl to Townsville?

Thursday flights are generally found to be more expensive for flights from Tullamarine Intl 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 Tullamarine Intl to Townsville?

To save up to 41% on this flight, we recommend booking at least 51 days prior to travel. The price may fluctuate and will likely increase closer to your departure date. Users on Cheapflights have found tickets from Tullamarine Intl to Townsville from $349 1-2 weeks out and tickets from $397 for flights departing within the next 72 hours.

What is the cheapest month to fly from Tullamarine Intl to Townsville?

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

When is the cheapest time to fly from Tullamarine Intl to Townsville (MEL - TSV)?

One of the essential ways to save on airfare from Tullamarine Intl to Townsville is to remain as flexible as possible. Flights that are at midday tend to be the most expensive. A flight in the afternoon could potentially save you up to 28% on airfare.

Cheap flights from Tullamarine Intl to Townsville in April, May 2021

The best prices found for MEL to TSV flights in April, May
5 May - 7 May
$310pp
MEL
Melbourne
Jetstar
Direct
TSV
Townsville
TSV
Townsville
Jetstar
Direct
MEL
Melbourne
5 May - 7 May
$349pp
MEL
Melbourne
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1 STOP
TSV
Townsville
TSV
Townsville
Jetstar
Direct
MEL
Melbourne
21 May - 23 May
$353pp
MEL
Melbourne
Jetstar
Direct
TSV
Townsville
TSV
Townsville
Jetstar
Direct
MEL
Melbourne

Tullamarine Intl to Townsville 2021 flight deals

Cheap flights to Townsville from Tullamarine Intl found for this year
5 May - 7 May
$310pp
MEL
Melbourne
Jetstar
Direct
TSV
Townsville
TSV
Townsville
Jetstar
Direct
MEL
Melbourne
21 Aug - 29 Aug
$319pp
MEL
Melbourne
Jetstar
Direct
TSV
Townsville
TSV
Townsville
Jetstar
Direct
MEL
Melbourne
14 Sep - 17 Sep
$322pp
MEL
Melbourne
Jetstar
Direct
TSV
Townsville
TSV
Townsville
Jetstar
Direct
MEL
Melbourne

Direct flights to Townsville from Tullamarine Intl

Save time with Tullamarine Intl to Townsville direct flight deals
5 May - 7 May
$310pp
MEL
Melbourne
Jetstar
Direct
TSV
Townsville
TSV
Townsville
Jetstar
Direct
MEL
Melbourne
21 Aug - 29 Aug
$319pp
MEL
Melbourne
Jetstar
Direct
TSV
Townsville
TSV
Townsville
Jetstar
Direct
MEL
Melbourne
14 Sep - 17 Sep
$322pp
MEL
Melbourne
Jetstar
Direct
TSV
Townsville
TSV
Townsville
Jetstar
Direct
MEL
Melbourne

One-way flights to Townsville from Townsville

The cheapest one-way flights from Tullamarine Intl to Townsville
12:30 - 15:30
Jetstar
Direct
3h 00m
MEL - TSV
Jetstar
$236
mytrip.com
03:00 - 17:20
Virgin Australia
2 stops
14h 20m
MEL - TSV
Virgin Australia
$294
Jettzy
04:30 - 17:50
Multiple Airlines
3 stops
13h 20m
MEL - TSV
Multiple Airlines
$514
Kiwi.com

Related info for your journey

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Flight FAQs

From Tullamarine Intl to Townsville

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

If you book a flight from Melbourne to Townsville, you will be flying from Melbourne to Townsville. Flights to Townsville (TSV) from Melbourne (MEL) take 3h 00m for a nonstop flight. There are 2 flights from Melbourne to Townsville per day from 4 airlines.

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

Some of the carriers operating flights from Melbourne to Townsville that may be offering flexible cancellation policies are Jetstar, Virgin Australia, and Qantas Airways. Our site will let you filter for all airlines offering greater flexibility due to COVID-19.

Can I find flights from Tullamarine Intl to Townsville for under $388 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Tullamarine Intl to Townsville for under $388. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Jetstar for just $310, but on average you can expect to pay $366.

Are there direct flights from Tullamarine Intl to Townsville for under $388 on Cheapflights?

Cheapflights has 20 direct flights from Tullamarine Intl to Townsville under $388. A good price for a direct flight from Tullamarine Intl to Townsville is less than $462.

How popular is this flight route?

This flight path from Melbourne to Townsville was viewed by 2,658 users in the past month. Keep an eye out for changes in search interest prior to high and low season.

Does it rain more in Melbourne or Townsville?

When travelling, we recommend packing in preparation to handle common weather conditions. The rainfall in Melbourne is typically less than Townsville. We can gather that this will continue over the next 12 days.

Is Melbourne weather warmer or cooler than Townsville?

Temperatures around the 32 °Cs can be experienced in January. The weather in Townsville is hotter than in Melbourne. Plan for potential changes in flight availability as peak weather approaches in this location.

How long does is the flight from Tullamarine Intl to Townsville?

A quick flight from Tullamarine Intl to Townsville can take about 3h. Jetstar provides one of the quickest options available for as low as $311. When browsing for deals, the options you’ll see will be for both direct flights and flights with stops.

What are the cheapest airlines to flying from Tullamarine Intl to Townsville return?

Currently priced at $311, Jetstar will fly you from Tullamarine Intl to Townsville and back. In addition to Jetstar, many other airlines offer competitively priced options for your trip. Check Cheapflights for deals on Virgin Australia for as low as $454. These flights start at 7% lower than the current average price 3 months from now.

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

The cheapest airline one-way is Jetstar, with whom users have recently found tickets for as low as $166. Check flights for Virgin Australia, as they currently have the next best price.

Alternative routes for Tullamarine Intl 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 Tullamarine Intl to Townsville.
Flight duration
3h 02m
Average temperature for April in Townsville
30.0 °C
Avg rainfall for April in Townsville
78.0 mm

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Top 3 airlines flying from Tullamarine Intl to Townsville

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users travelling from Tullamarine Intl to Townsville choose most often. Cheapest and average prices are based on aggregated data from the past 12 months.
Airline Cheapest Average Flexibility On-time COVID-19 safety
Jetstar
$163 $258 No cancel fee 74%
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Virgin Australia
$271 $342 No cancel fee 80%
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Qantas Airways
$210 $409 No cancel fee 74%
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Hourly flight availability from Tullamarine Intl to Townsville

See what time of day planes typically take off from Tullamarine Intl towards Townsville.
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Weekly flight availability
from Tullamarine Intl to Townsville
See how many times per day planes take to the skies headed from Tullamarine Intl to Townsville.
Sunday
2 daily flights
Monday
2 daily flights
Tuesday
2 daily flights
Wednesday
2 daily flights
Thursday
2 daily flights
Friday
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2 daily flights
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