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Cheap Flights from Darwin to Melbourne, AU, Australia - DRW to MEL Last modified: 28/06/2016 7:00 PM

Popular flights from Darwin to Melbourne Last modified: 28/06/2016 7:00 PM

We’ve got the inside scoop on finding the best time to fly for the best price. Not sure when to travel for your next vacation? Find details below on when-to-fly and when-to-buy.

Virgin Australia
DRWMEL
Tue 4/10
nonstop
MELDRW
Tue 11/10
nonstop
$412
Select
Jetstar
DRWMEL
Fri 9/09
nonstop
MELDRW
Sun 18/09
nonstop
$439
Select
Qantas
DRWMEL
Thu 28/07
1 stop
MELDRW
Thu 4/08
1 stop
$857
Select
Qantas
DRWMEL
Mon 8/08
1 stop
MELDRW
Thu 11/08
1 stop
$857
Select
Qantas
DRWMEL
Tue 9/08
1 stop
MELDRW
Thu 11/08
1 stop
$857
Select

How Much Does it Cost to Fly from Darwin to Melbourne (DRW to MEL)?

We have collected flight cost data from across the web for travel from Darwin to Melbourne, and have found the average flight price for this trip to be $483.

When Can I Buy the Cheapest Flight from Darwin to Melbourne (DRW to MEL)?

Airlines can adjust prices for plane tickets from Darwin to Melbourne based on the day and time that you decide to book your flight. We have collected data from all airlines, and have discovered that the best days to book flights are Tuesdays, Wednesdays, and Saturdays. Read our article to find more information about the best time to buy airline tickets.

How far in advance should you book flights from Darwin to Melbourne

The chart below shows up-to-date information regarding how far in advance a flight from Darwin to Melbourne should be booked.

Non Stop versus 1-Stop
Advanced PurchaseNon StopOne Stop
< 7 days $1,458 $1,069
7-14 days $926 $1,001
14-21 days $965 $797
21-30 days $475 $557
30-60 days $441 $517
60-90 days $439 $494
90+ days $332 $412

Cheapest Day To Fly from Darwin to Melbourne

The chart below shows up-to-date information regarding the cheapest days to fly from Darwin to Melbourne.

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday Sunday
$440 $441 $532 $441 $439 $590 $494

Cheapest Weekend Non-Stop Flights for the Next 30 Days from Darwin to Melbourne

If you're ready to take a trip in the next 30 days and want to fly on the weekend, you might be wondering which weekend is the cheapest to fly. The chart below shows up-to-date data regarding weekend flight prices from Darwin to Melbourne.

Next 30 Days

SunMonTueWedThuFriSat
3 4 5 6 7 8 9
$1,221
10 11 12 13 14 15 16
$1,221 $1,139
17 18 19 20 21 22 23
$1,139 $896
24 25 26 27 28 29 30
$896 $846
31 1 2 3 4 5 6
$846

Non-Stop vs Connecting Flights from Darwin to Melbourne (DRW to MEL)

Your Darwin to Melbourne flight can be significantly cheaper by choosing a multi-stop airline ticket. Although these connecting flights sacrifice some convenience, on average, travelers save 20%-60% when they choose to fly multi-stop versus a direct flight.

The average price for connecting flights from Darwin to Melbourne is $632.

The average price for non-stop flights from Darwin to Melbourne is $636.

The chart below shows up to date information regarding non-stop flights from Darwin to Melbourne.

Nonstop Flight Details from Darwin to Melbourne
CarrierMonTueWedThuFriSatSunEarliest FlightLatest Flight
Jetstar 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 02:10 02:10
Qantas 1 2 1 2 1 1 1 12:40 17:00
Virgin Australia 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 07:30 13:15

Round Trip vs One Way Flights from Darwin to Melbourne (DRW to MEL)

We have found that there is often no price difference between buying a round trip flight versus a one way flight. Increased flexibility is the main benefit when it comes to buying a one way flight from Darwin to Melbourne. However, booking a round trip flight can be a simpler process. You can compare round trip and one way flights by using our flight comparison.

The average price for one way flights from Darwin to Melbourne is $347.

The average price for round trip flights from Darwin to Melbourne is $597.

Darwin to Melbourne Flight Questions

Below are some common questions that asked about this flight route:

Question: How long is a direct flight from Darwin to Melbourne?
Answer: The average Darwin to Melbourne flight time is 4 hours and 11 minutes.
Question: How many kilometers are there between Darwin and Melbourne?
Answer: The distance from Darwin to Melbourne is 3131 kilometers.
Question: How common are direct flights from Darwin to Melbourne?
Answer: There are 23 direct flights from Darwin to Melbourne.
Question: What is the most popular airline for non-stop flights from Darwin to Melbourne?
Answer: Qantas Airways provides 39% of the non-stop flights between Darwin and Melbourne.

Airports for Your Route

These pages contain information about the major airports in Darwin and Melbourne, so you can feel comfortable knowing how to get around whether you are about to take off or you just landed.

Cheap Domestic Flights from Darwin - DRW

FlightsAirlineLowest Price
Darwin to Sydney Jetstar, Qantas, Airnorth, Tigerair, Virgin Australia $330
Darwin to Albury Jetstar, Qantas, Tigerair, Virgin Australia $1,147
Darwin to Adelaide Jetstar, Qantas, Tigerair, Virgin Australia $386
Darwin to Canberra Jetstar, Qantas, Tigerair, Virgin Australia $615
Darwin to Wagga Wagga Jetstar, Qantas, Tigerair $1,836
Darwin to Launceston Jetstar, Qantas, Tigerair, Virgin Australia $930
Darwin to Brisbane Jetstar, Qantas, Airnorth, Tigerair, Virgin Australia $336
Darwin to Hobart Jetstar, Qantas, Tigerair, Virgin Australia $642
Darwin to Newcastle Jetstar, Qantas, Tigerair, Virgin Australia Check Dates
Darwin to Gold Coast Jetstar, Qantas, Airnorth, Tigerair, Virgin Australia $733
Darwin to Port Macquarie Jetstar, Qantas, Tigerair, Virgin Australia $1,601
Darwin to Alice Springs Jetstar, Qantas, Airnorth, Tigerair, Virgin Australia $421
Darwin to Coffs Harbour Jetstar, Qantas, Tigerair, Virgin Australia $773
Darwin to Cairns Jetstar, Qantas, Airnorth, Tigerair, Virgin Australia $355
Darwin to Perth Jetstar, Qantas, Airnorth, Tigerair, Virgin Australia $413
Darwin to Ayers Rock Jetstar, Qantas, Virgin Australia $1,748
Darwin to Townsville Jetstar, Qantas, Airnorth, Tigerair, Virgin Australia $723
Darwin to Sunshine Coast Jetstar, Qantas, Tigerair, Virgin Australia Check Dates
Darwin to Bundaberg Jetstar, Qantas, Tigerair, Virgin Australia Check Dates

Cheap International Flights from Darwin - DRW

FlightsAirlineLowest Price
Darwin to Singapore Jetstar Asia, Jetstar, SilkAir, Qantas, Singapore, Tigerair, Tigerair, Scoot, Virgin Australia $428
Darwin to Bangkok Thai AirAsia, Jetstar, Bangkok, Qantas, Thai Lion, Thai, Virgin Australia $717
Darwin to Auckland Jetstar, Air New Zealand, Qantas, Tigerair, Virgin Australia $814
Darwin to Denpasar Bali Garuda, Jetstar, Qantas, Citilink, AirAsia Indonesia, Sriwijaya, Tigerair, Virgin Australia, SkyStar $354
Darwin to Manila Cebu Pacific, Jetstar, Philippine, Qantas, Virgin Australia, AirAsia Zest $725
Darwin to Jakarta Garuda, Jetstar, Lion Air, Qantas, Citilink, AirAsia Indonesia, Sriwijaya, Tigerair, Virgin Australia, SkyStar $742
Darwin to Christchurch Jetstar, Air New Zealand, Qantas, Tigerair, Virgin Australia $803
Darwin to Wellington Jetstar, Air New Zealand, Qantas, Tigerair, Virgin Australia $881
Darwin to Queenstown Jetstar, Air New Zealand, Qantas, Tigerair, Virgin Australia $1,000
Darwin to London Air Berlin, Air France, Finnair, Alitalia, British Airways, Aer Lingus, Jetstar, KLM, Lufthansa, Austrian, Qantas, Virgin Australia, Virgin Atlantic $1,662
Darwin to Tokyo Jetstar Japan, JAL, Jetstar, Vanilla, All Nippon, Qantas, Virgin Australia $881
Cheap Flights from Darwin to Melbourne, AU, Australia, from $412 Round trip from DRW to MEL