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Cheap Flights from Darwin to Sydney, AU, Australia - DRW to SYD Last modified: 29/05/2016 7:04 AM

Popular flights from Darwin to Sydney Last modified: 29/05/2016 7:04 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.

Jetstar Airways
Departure Date Return Date Lowest Price
09/08/2016 13/08/2016 $396
26/08/2016 09/09/2016 $396
02/09/2016 06/09/2016 $396
Qantas Airways
Departure Date Return Date Lowest Price
02/09/2016 06/09/2016 $744
Tigerair Australia
Departure Date Return Date Lowest Price
02/09/2016 06/09/2016 $417
Virgin Australia
Departure Date Return Date Lowest Price
01/09/2016 08/09/2016 $405
14/09/2016 23/09/2016 $405

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 $475.

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 $568 $753
7-14 days $616 $681
14-21 days $552 $553
21-30 days $532 $503
30-60 days $507 $503
60-90 days $396 $463
90+ days $393 $417

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
$465 $396 $545 $507 $396 $570 $442

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 Virgin Australia 30/05/16 31/05/16 1 $820
June Darwin Sydney Jetstar 28/06/16 5/07/16 1 $503
July Darwin Sydney Jetstar 29/07/16 1/08/16 0 $472
August Darwin Sydney Jetstar 9/08/16 13/08/16 0 $396
September Darwin Sydney Jetstar 2/09/16 6/09/16 0 $396
October Darwin Sydney Virgin Australia 15/10/16 18/10/16 0 $405
November Darwin Sydney Virgin Australia 30/11/16 7/12/16 0 $393
December Darwin Sydney Virgin Australia 26/12/16 30/12/16 0 $405

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
29 30 31 1 2 3 4
$568
5 6 7 8 9 10 11
$568 $616
12 13 14 15 16 17 18
$616 $552
19 20 21 22 23 24 25
$552 $884
26 27 28 29 30 1 2
$884 $741
3 4 5 6 7 8 9
$741

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 $671.

The average price for non-stop flights from Darwin to Sydney is $719.

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 1 1 1 1 1 01:50 01:50
Qantas 3 2 2 2 3 2 1 01:45 17:00
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 $304.

The average price for round trip flights from Darwin to Sydney is $669.

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 29 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 51% 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) Number of flights searched: 47Last modified: 29/05/2016 7:04 AM

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 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 $787
Darwin to Canberra Jetstar, Qantas, Tigerair, Virgin Australia $614
Darwin to Melbourne Jetstar, Qantas, Airnorth, Tigerair, Virgin Australia $422
Darwin to Brisbane Jetstar, Qantas, Airnorth, Tigerair, Virgin Australia $311
Darwin to Port Macquarie Jetstar, Qantas, Tigerair, Virgin Australia $950
Darwin to Wagga Wagga Jetstar, Qantas, Tigerair, Virgin Australia $1,876
Darwin to Coffs Harbour Jetstar, Qantas, Tigerair, Virgin Australia $822
Darwin to Gold Coast Jetstar, Qantas, Airnorth, Tigerair, Virgin Australia $702
Darwin to Albury Jetstar, Qantas, Tigerair, Virgin Australia $1,214
Darwin to Adelaide Jetstar, Qantas, Tigerair, Virgin Australia $410
Darwin to Ballina Jetstar, Qantas, Virgin Australia $902
Darwin to Sunshine Coast Jetstar, Qantas, Tigerair, Virgin Australia $937
Darwin to Launceston Jetstar, Qantas, Tigerair, Virgin Australia $1,107
Darwin to Mildura Jetstar, Qantas, Tigerair, Virgin Australia Check Dates
Darwin to Cairns Jetstar, Qantas, Airnorth, Tigerair, Virgin Australia $346
Darwin to Hervey Bay Jetstar, Qantas, Tigerair, Virgin Australia Check Dates
Darwin to Bundaberg Jetstar, Qantas, Tigerair, Virgin Australia $691
Darwin to Hobart Jetstar, Qantas, Virgin Australia $656
Darwin to Townsville Jetstar, Qantas, Airnorth, Tigerair, Virgin Australia $460
Darwin to Gladstone Jetstar, Qantas, Airnorth, Tigerair, Virgin Australia Check Dates
Darwin to Alice Springs Jetstar, Qantas, Airnorth, Tigerair, Virgin Australia $456
Darwin to Mackay Jetstar, Qantas, Virgin Australia $762

Cheap International Flights from Darwin - DRW

FlightsAirlineLowest Price
Darwin to Singapore Jetstar Asia, Jetstar, SilkAir, Qantas, Singapore, Tigerair, Tigerair, Scoot, Virgin Australia $372
Darwin to Bangkok Thai AirAsia, Jetstar, Bangkok, Qantas, Thai, Virgin Australia $617
Darwin to Auckland Jetstar, Air New Zealand, Qantas, Tigerair, Virgin Australia $741
Darwin to Manila Cebu Pacific, Jetstar, Philippine, Qantas, Virgin Australia, AirAsia Zest $707
Darwin to Denpasar Bali Garuda, Jetstar, Qantas, Citilink, AirAsia Indonesia, Sriwijaya, Tigerair, Virgin Australia, SkyStar $201
Darwin to Christchurch Jetstar, Air New Zealand, Qantas, Tigerair, Virgin Australia $879
Darwin to Jakarta Garuda, Jetstar, Lion Air, Qantas, Citilink, AirAsia Indonesia, Sriwijaya, Tigerair, Virgin Australia $862
Darwin to Wellington Jetstar, Air New Zealand, Qantas, Tigerair, Virgin Australia $840
Cheap Flights from Darwin to Sydney, AU, Australia, from $284 Round trip from DRW to SYD