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Cheap Flights from Darwin to Sydney, AU, Australia - DRW to SYD

Popular flights from Darwin to Sydney

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.

Jetstar Airways
Departure Date Return Date Lowest Price
May 20, 2016 May 22, 2016 AUD402
Qantas Airways
Departure Date Return Date Lowest Price
Jun 26, 2016 Jun 30, 2016 AUD691
Tigerair Australia
Departure Date Return Date Lowest Price
Jun 13, 2016 Jun 18, 2016 AUD487
Virgin Australia
Departure Date Return Date Lowest Price
Aug 15, 2016 Aug 19, 2016 AUD362

How Much Does it Cost to Fly from Darwin to Sydney (DRW to SYD)?

We have collected flight cost data from across the web for travel from Darwin to Sydney, and have found the average flight price for this trip to be AUD477.

When Can I Buy the Cheapest Flight from Darwin to Sydney (DRW to SYD)?

Airlines can adjust prices for plane tickets from Darwin to Sydney 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 Sydney

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

Non Stop versus 1-Stop
Advanced PurchaseNon StopOne Stop
< 7 days AUD417 AUD470
7-14 days AUD442 AUD533
14-21 days AUD402 AUD487
21-30 days AUD520 AUD470
30-60 days AUD486 AUD487
60-90 days AUD441 AUD454
90+ days AUD362 AUD421

Cheapest Day To Fly from Darwin to Sydney

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

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday Sunday
AUD470 AUD519 AUD442 AUD549 AUD402 AUD441 AUD520

Lowest Fares Chart By Month from Darwin to Sydney

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

Month Origin Destination Carrier Depart Date Return Date Stops Price
May Darwin Sydney Jetstar 5/20/16 5/22/16 0 AUD402
June Darwin Sydney Virgin Australia 6/1/16 6/5/16 0 AUD486
July Darwin Sydney Virgin Australia 7/30/16 8/17/16 0 AUD441
August Darwin Sydney Virgin Australia 8/15/16 8/19/16 0 AUD362
September Darwin Sydney Virgin Australia 9/1/16 9/4/16 0 AUD441
October Darwin Sydney Virgin Australia 10/10/16 10/11/16 0 AUD362
November Darwin Sydney Virgin Australia 11/18/16 11/30/16 0 AUD362
December Darwin Sydney Virgin Australia 12/1/16 12/18/16 0 AUD362

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

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 Sydney.

Next 30 Days

SunMonTueWedThuFriSat
1 2 3 4 5 6 7
AUD417
8 9 10 11 12 13 14
AUD417 AUD519
15 16 17 18 19 20 21
AUD519 AUD402
22 23 24 25 26 27 28
AUD402 AUD552
29 30 31 1 2 3 4
AUD552 AUD549
5 6 7 8 9 10 11
AUD549

Non-Stop vs Connecting Flights from Darwin to Sydney (DRW to SYD)

Your Darwin to Sydney 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 Sydney is AUD825.

The average price for non-stop flights from Darwin to Sydney is AUD803.

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

Nonstop Flight Details from Darwin to Sydney
CarrierMonTueWedThuFriSatSunEarliest FlightLatest Flight
Jetstar 1 1 0 1 1 1 0 01:50 01:50
Qantas 2 1 1 2 2 2 1 01:45 13:45
Virgin Australia 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 14:15 14:15

Round Trip vs One Way Flights from Darwin to Sydney (DRW to SYD)

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 Sydney. 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 Sydney is AUD361.

The average price for round trip flights from Darwin to Sydney is AUD750.

Darwin to Sydney Flight Questions

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

Question: How long is a direct flight from Darwin to Sydney?
Answer: The average Darwin to Sydney flight time is 4 hours and 15 minutes.
Question: How many kilometers are there between Darwin and Sydney?
Answer: The distance from Darwin to Sydney is 3152 kilometers.
Question: How common are direct flights from Darwin to Sydney?
Answer: There are 23 direct flights from Darwin to Sydney.
Question: What is the most popular airline for non-stop flights from Darwin to Sydney?
Answer: Qantas Airways provides 47% of the non-stop flights between Darwin and Sydney.
Question: What are the most popular connecting cities when flying from Darwin to Sydney?
Answer: Brisbane, AU

Airlines Flying from Darwin to Sydney (DRW to SYD)

Below are the different airlines that fly from Darwin to Sydney 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 Sydney.

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

Airports for Your Route

These pages contain information about the major airports in Darwin and Sydney, 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 Newcastle Jetstar, Qantas, Airnorth, Tigerair, Virgin Australia AUD690
Darwin to Canberra Jetstar, Qantas, Tigerair, Virgin Australia AUD538
Darwin to Melbourne Jetstar, Qantas, Airnorth, Tigerair, Virgin Australia AUD362
Darwin to Brisbane Jetstar, Qantas, Airnorth, Tigerair, Virgin Australia AUD239
Darwin to Port Macquarie Jetstar, Qantas, Tigerair, Virgin Australia Check Dates
Darwin to Wagga Wagga Jetstar, Qantas, Virgin Australia AUD1,284
Darwin to Coffs Harbour Jetstar, Qantas, Tigerair, Virgin Australia AUD757
Darwin to Gold Coast Jetstar, Qantas, Tigerair, Virgin Australia AUD815
Darwin to Albury Jetstar, Qantas, Tigerair, Virgin Australia Check Dates
Darwin to Adelaide Jetstar, Qantas, Tigerair, Virgin Australia AUD413
Darwin to Ballina Jetstar, Qantas, Tigerair, Virgin Australia AUD859
Darwin to Sunshine Coast Jetstar, Qantas, Virgin Australia AUD922
Darwin to Launceston Jetstar, Qantas, Tigerair, Virgin Australia Check Dates
Darwin to Mildura Jetstar, Qantas, Tigerair, Virgin Australia AUD1,904
Darwin to Cairns Jetstar, Qantas, Airnorth, Tigerair, Virgin Australia AUD345
Darwin to Hervey Bay Jetstar, Qantas, Tigerair, Virgin Australia Check Dates
Darwin to Bundaberg Jetstar, Qantas, Tigerair, Virgin Australia Check Dates
Darwin to Hobart Jetstar, Qantas, Virgin Australia AUD701
Darwin to Townsville Jetstar, Qantas, Airnorth, Tigerair, Virgin Australia AUD450
Darwin to Gladstone Jetstar, Qantas, Virgin Australia Check Dates
Darwin to Alice Springs Jetstar, Qantas, Airnorth, Tigerair, Virgin Australia AUD453
Darwin to Mackay Jetstar, Qantas, Tigerair, Virgin Australia AUD811

Cheap International Flights from Darwin - DRW

FlightsAirlineLowest Price
Darwin to Singapore Jetstar Asia, Jetstar, SilkAir, Qantas, Singapore, Tigerair, Scoot, Virgin Australia AUD432
Darwin to Bangkok Thai AirAsia, Jetstar, Bangkok, Qantas, Thai, Virgin Australia AUD717
Darwin to Auckland Jetstar, Air New Zealand, Qantas, Tigerair, Virgin Australia AUD787
Darwin to Manila Cebu Pacific, Jetstar, Philippine, Qantas, Virgin Australia, AirAsia Zest AUD703
Darwin to Denpasar Bali Garuda, Jetstar, Qantas, Citilink, AirAsia Indonesia, Sriwijaya, Airnorth, Tigerair, Virgin Australia, SkyStar AUD358
Darwin to Christchurch Jetstar, Air New Zealand, Qantas, Tigerair, Virgin Australia AUD924
Darwin to Jakarta Garuda, Jetstar, Qantas, AirAsia Indonesia, Virgin Australia AUD742
Darwin to Wellington Jetstar, Air New Zealand, Qantas, Tigerair, Virgin Australia AUD872
Cheap Flights from Darwin to Sydney, AU, Australia, from AUD275 Round trip from DRW to SYD