Cheap flights from Sydney to Darwin

Choose between Jetstar Airways, Qantas, or Virgin Australia Airlines to find the best price

The distance between Sydney and Darwin is 3158 km. The most popular airlines for this route are Jetstar Airways, Qantas, Virgin Australia Airlines, and Airnorth. Sydney and Darwin have 83 direct flights per week.

Weekly flights

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Qantas on Mondays, Tuesdays, Wednesdays, Thursdays, Fridays, Saturdays, and Sundays.

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NameCarrier codeIATA CodePassport needed during bookingAirport check-in closesOnline check-in available
Jetstar AirwaysJSTJQNoUnknownNo
QantasQFAQFYesUnknownNo
Virgin Australia AirlinesVOZVAYesUnknownNo
AirnorthANOTLYesUnknownNo

Frequently asked questions

How long does it take to travel from Sydney to Darwin?

A one-way nonstop (direct) flight between Sydney and Darwin takes around 4.7 hours.

What is the flight distance between Sydney and Darwin?

The flight distance between Sydney and Darwin is 3158 km.

What airlines offer nonstop (direct) flights between Sydney and Darwin?

Several carriers operate flights between Sydney and Darwin. Airlines offering nonstop (direct) flights include Qantas, Jetstar Airways.

What are the most popular routes to and from Sydney?

Travelers frequently search for route combinations, such as Sydney and Melbourne, Brisbane, Gold Coast, Cairns, Adelaide, Hobart International, Darwin International, Ballina Byron Gateway, Sunshine Coast, Launceston, Whitsunday Coast.

What are the most popular routes to and from Darwin?

Travelers frequently search for route combinations, such as Darwin and Sydney, Brisbane, Perth, Cairns, Adelaide, Broome International, Alice Springs, East Kimberley Regional, Gove, RAAF Base Tindal, Maningrida.

Which airports are there in Sydney?

Sydney is mainly served by Sydney. But there are other airports nearby, including Rose Bay Seaplane Base, Sydney Bankstown Airport.

What airports are near Sydney?

The main airport in Sydney is Sydney. It is also served by Canberra, Bathurst, Newcastle, Orange, Illawarra Regional.

What airports are near Darwin?

The main airport in Darwin is Darwin International. It is also served by Darwin International.

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