Cheap flights from Darwin to Townsville

Flights starting at £226. Choose between Qantas, Jetstar Airways, or Virgin Australia Airlines to find the best price.

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Tips to know when travelling to Townsville

The distance between Darwin and Townsville is 1862 km. The most popular airlines for this route are Qantas, Jetstar Airways, Virgin Australia Airlines, Airnorth, and Regional Express. Darwin and Townsville have 143 direct flights per week.

Weekly direct flights

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Airnorth on Mondays, Thursdays, Fridays, and Sundays.

Qantas on Mondays, Thursdays, Fridays, and Sundays.

Check-in for a flight from Darwin to Townsville

NameCarrier codeIATA CodePassport needed during bookingOnline check-in available
QantasQFAQFYesNo
Jetstar AirwaysJSTJQNo0
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Virgin Australia AirlinesVOZVAYesNo
AirnorthANOTLYesNo
Regional ExpressRXAZLNoNo

Australia COVID-19 travel restrictions

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Your trip summary

Most travelers from Darwin, DRW can enter Townsville, TSV.

Departure

Travel restrictions
  • Travel is allowed
  • No proof of negative pre-departure COVID-19 test results is required
  • No quarantine is required
Additional information
  • Masks are recommended in most places

Return

Travel restrictions
  • Travel is allowed
  • No proof of a negative pre-departure COVID-19 test results is required
  • No quarantine is required

Information is provided as guidance only and accurate at the time of publishing. Always check government websites and airline materials before booking and traveling.

Learn more about COVID-19 restrictions in Australia in our dedicated Stories article.

Frequently asked questions

How long does it take to travel from Darwin to Townsville?
A one-way nonstop (direct) flight between Darwin and Townsville takes around 2.7 hours.
What is the flight distance between Darwin and Townsville?
The flight distance between Darwin and Townsville is 1862 km.
What airlines offer nonstop (direct) flights between Darwin and Townsville?
Several carriers operate flights between Darwin and Townsville. Airlines offering nonstop (direct) flights include Airnorth, Qantas.
What are the most popular routes to and from Darwin?
Travelers frequently search for route combinations, such as Darwin and Sydney, Manila, Perth, Melbourne, Brisbane, Cairns, Cebu, Denpasar, Kathmandu, Angeles, Amritsar, Bangkok, Coffs Harbour, Auckland, Phuket City, Hanoi, Adelaide, Taipei, Paris, London.
What are the most popular routes to and from Townsville?
Travelers frequently search for route combinations, such as Townsville and Brisbane, Cairns, Melbourne, Sydney, Gold Coast, Manila, Adelaide, Perth, Bangkok, City of Newcastle, Orange, Hobart, Cloncurry, London, Berlin, Toowoomba, Mount Isa, Denpasar, Honolulu, Wagga Wagga.
What airports are near Darwin?
The main airport in Darwin is Darwin International. It is also served by Darwin International.
What airports are near Townsville?
The main airport in Townsville is Townsville. It is also served by Whitsunday Coast, Townsville.
Is it possible to combine flights, buses, and trains in one itinerary when traveling between Darwin and Townsville?
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What is Virtual Interlining and how do I use it?
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