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Cheap Flights from Darwin to Melbourne, AU, Australia - DRW to MEL Last modified: 25/08/2016 12:53 AM

Popular flights from Darwin to Melbourne Last modified: 25/08/2016 12:53 AM

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
Thu 13/10
nonstop
MELDRW
Tue 18/10
nonstop
$363
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Virgin Australia
DRWMEL
Thu 20/10
nonstop
MELDRW
Wed 26/10
nonstop
$363
Select
Virgin Australia
DRWMEL
Thu 10/11
nonstop
MELDRW
Sat 12/11
nonstop
$363
Select
Virgin Australia
DRWMEL
Sat 19/11
nonstop
MELDRW
Fri 25/11
nonstop
$363
Select
Virgin Australia
DRWMEL
Sun 20/11
nonstop
MELDRW
Fri 25/11
nonstop
$363
Select
Qantas
DRWMEL
Sun 20/11
nonstop
MELDRW
Sat 26/11
nonstop
$399
Select
Jetstar
DRWMEL
Sun 20/11
nonstop
MELDRW
Sat 26/11
nonstop
$401
Select
Tigerair
DRWMEL
Mon 12/09
1 stop
MELDRW
Sat 24/09
1 stop
$600
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 $379.

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 $535 $554
7-14 days $447 $494
14-21 days $454 $529
21-30 days $467 $523
30-60 days $363 $454
60-90 days $363 $404
90+ days $395 $450

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
$399 $364 $399 $363 $399 $363 $363

Lowest Fares Chart By Month from Darwin to Melbourne

The chart below shows the lowest fare by month when flying from Darwin to Melbourne.

Month Origin Destination Carrier Depart Date Return Date Stops Price
August Darwin Melbourne Jetstar 31/08/16 13/09/16 0 $535
September Darwin Melbourne Jetstar 2/09/16 5/09/16 0 $447
October Darwin Melbourne Virgin Australia 13/10/16 18/10/16 0 $363
November Darwin Melbourne Virgin Australia 10/11/16 12/11/16 0 $363
December Darwin Melbourne Virgin Australia 5/12/16 13/12/16 0 $399
January Darwin Melbourne Virgin Australia 3/01/17 20/01/17 0 $399
February Darwin Melbourne Virgin Australia 11/02/17 18/02/17 0 $395
March Darwin Melbourne Virgin Australia 10/03/17 16/03/17 0 $399

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
28 29 30 31 1 2 3
$447
4 5 6 7 8 9 10
$447 $575
11 12 13 14 15 16 17
$575 $593
18 19 20 21 22 23 24
$593 $655
25 26 27 28 29 30 1
$655 $642
2 3 4 5 6 7 8
$642

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 $439.

The average price for non-stop flights from Darwin to Melbourne is $387.

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 1 1 1 1 1 1 12:40 12:40
Virgin Australia 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 07:30 13:15

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 21 direct flights from Darwin to Melbourne.
Question: What is the most popular airline for non-stop flights from Darwin to Melbourne?
Answer: Jetstar Airways provides 33% of the non-stop flights between Darwin and Melbourne.
Question: What are the most popular connecting cities when flying from Darwin to Melbourne?
Answer: Sydney, AU

Airlines Flying from Darwin to Melbourne (DRW to MEL) Number of flights searched: 62Last modified: 25/08/2016 12:53 AM

Below are the different airlines that fly from Darwin to Melbourne with the average price of their plane tickets. Just remember that different airlines offer different levels of comfort and service, so consider convenience when choosing your airline.

Below is the full flight schedule summary of the next 30 days for flights from Darwin to Melbourne.

Darwin to Melbourne
Airline Connections Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat Sun
Jetstar - X X X X X X X
Qantas - X X X X X X X
Qantas SYD X X X X X X X
Virgin Australia - X X X X X X X
Virgin Australia BNE X X X X X X X

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, Air New Zealand, Qantas, Tigerair, Virgin Australia $396
Darwin to Albury Qantas, Virgin Australia $1,681
Darwin to Adelaide Jetstar, Qantas, Virgin Australia $380
Darwin to Canberra Air New Zealand, Qantas, Virgin Australia $656
Darwin to Wagga Wagga Qantas Check Dates
Darwin to Launceston Jetstar, Qantas, Virgin Australia $690
Darwin to Brisbane Jetstar, Air New Zealand, Qantas, Tigerair, Virgin Australia $326
Darwin to Hobart Jetstar, Qantas, Virgin Australia $577
Darwin to Newcastle Jetstar, Qantas, Virgin Australia $692
Darwin to Gold Coast Jetstar, Air New Zealand, Qantas, Tigerair, Virgin Australia $640
Darwin to Port Macquarie Qantas, Virgin Australia Check Dates
Darwin to Alice Springs Qantas, Airnorth, Virgin Australia $494
Darwin to Coffs Harbour Qantas, Virgin Australia $1,086
Darwin to Cairns Jetstar, Qantas, Airnorth, Tigerair, Virgin Australia $378
Darwin to Perth Jetstar Asia, Jetstar, Malaysia, Qantas, AirAsia Indonesia, Airnorth, Virgin Australia $501
Darwin to Ayers Rock Jetstar, Qantas, Virgin Australia $969
Darwin to Townsville Jetstar, Qantas, Airnorth, Virgin Australia $493
Darwin to Sunshine Coast Jetstar, Qantas, Virgin Australia $854
Darwin to Bundaberg Qantas, Virgin Australia $663

Cheap International Flights from Darwin - DRW

FlightsAirlineLowest Price
Darwin to Singapore Jetstar Asia, Jetstar, Malaysia, SilkAir, China Eastern, Philippine, Qantas, AirAsia Indonesia, Singapore, Virgin Australia $426
Darwin to Bangkok Jetstar Asia, JAL, Jetstar, Malaysia, China Eastern, Philippine, Qantas, AirAsia Indonesia, Singapore, Srilankan, Virgin Australia $610
Darwin to Auckland Jetstar, Malaysia, Air New Zealand, Philippine, Qantas, Virgin Australia $698
Darwin to Denpasar Bali Jetstar Asia, Jetstar, Malaysia, SilkAir, China Eastern, Philippine, Qantas, AirAsia Indonesia, Singapore, Virgin Australia $355
Darwin to Manila Jetstar Asia, Etihad, JAL, Malaysia, China Eastern, Philippine, Qantas, Singapore $606
Darwin to Jakarta Jetstar Asia, Malaysia, China Eastern, Philippine, Qantas, Singapore, Srilankan, Virgin Australia $546
Darwin to Christchurch Jetstar, Air New Zealand, Qantas, Virgin Australia $843
Darwin to Wellington Jetstar, Air New Zealand, Qantas, Virgin Australia $807
Darwin to Queenstown Jetstar, Air New Zealand, Qantas, Virgin Australia $836
Darwin to London American, Finnair, Emirates, Etihad, JAL, KLM, Malaysia, China Eastern, Philippine, Qantas, Singapore, Srilankan, Virgin Australia $1,289
Darwin to Tokyo JAL, Jetstar, Malaysia, China Eastern, Philippine, Qantas, Singapore, Virgin Australia $928
Cheap Flights from Darwin to Melbourne, AU, Australia, from $363 Round trip from DRW to MEL