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Flights from Townsville to Melbourne, Australia Last modified: 29/09/2016 2:55 AM

Townsville to Melbourne Last modified: 29/09/2016 2:55 AM

We've scanned 25,716,102,982 round trip itineraries and found the cheapest flights from Townsville to Melbourne. Jetstar & Virgin Australia frequently offer the best deals on Townsville to Melbourne flights, or select your preferred carrier below to see the cheapest days to fly.

Jetstar
TSVMEL
Mon 28/11
nonstop
MELTSV
Thu 1/12
nonstop
$379
Select
Jetstar
TSVMEL
Mon 28/11
nonstop
MELTSV
Sat 3/12
nonstop
$379
Select
Virgin Australia
TSVMEL
Mon 28/11
1 stop
MELTSV
Thu 1/12
1 stop
$457
Select
Virgin Australia
TSVMEL
Mon 28/11
1 stop
MELTSV
Sat 3/12
1 stop
$457
Select
Virgin Australia
TSVMEL
Sat 31/12
1 stop
MELTSV
Mon 9/01
1 stop
$457
Select
Qantas
TSVMEL
Sat 29/10
1 stop
MELTSV
Sat 5/11
1 stop
$755
Select
Qantas
TSVMEL
Mon 31/10
2 stops
MELTSV
Fri 11/11
2 stops
$755
Select

How Much is a Flight from Townsville to Melbourne?

We have collected flight cost data from across the web for travel from Townsville to Melbourne, and have found the average flight price for this trip to be $471.

Where To Buy Cheap Flights from Townsville to Melbourne?

The best way to find a great deal on airfare is to search multiple sites. When you run a search on FareCompare, we search multiple sites and fare sources all at once so you don't have to - which is why we thinking FareCompare is the best place to find cheap tickets. Airlines can adjust prices for tickets from Townsville to Melbourne based on the day and time that you decide to book your flight. We have collected data from all airlines, and have found that Tuesdays, Wednesdays, and Saturdays are often the best days to book flights. If you'd like to learn more, read our article about the best time to buy airline tickets.

How far in advance should I book tickets from Townsville to Melbourne?

The chart below shows up-to-date information regarding how far in advance to book your flight from Townsville to Melbourne.

Non Stop versus Connecting
Advanced PurchaseNon StopConnecting
< 7 days $702 $672
7-14 days $511 $502
14-21 days $0 $509
21-30 days $436 $432
30-60 days $379 $432
60-90 days $379 $457
90+ days $450 $448

Cheapest Day To Fly from Townsville to Melbourne

We've examined 25,724,431,429 itinerary searches that we've seen for departures in the next 90 days and found that the cheapest day to fly from Townsville to Melbourne is Monday. See the chart below to compare prices for other days of the week.

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday Sunday
$379 $509 $517 $483 $436 $432 $538

Compare Flight Prices from Townsville to Melbourne by Month

Low priced flights are most commonly available by purchasing between one and three months in advance. International or holiday flights may need to be purchased even further in advance. The chart below shows the cheapest flight prices by month for Townsville to Melbourne flights.

Month Origin Destination Carrier Depart Date Return Date Stops Price
September Townsville Melbourne Qantas 30/09/16 2/10/16 1 $977
October Townsville Melbourne Jetstar 29/10/16 5/11/16 1 $432
November Townsville Melbourne Jetstar 28/11/16 1/12/16 0 $379
December Townsville Melbourne Virgin Australia 31/12/16 9/01/17 1 $457
January Townsville Melbourne Virgin Australia 4/01/17 8/01/17 1 $483
February Townsville Melbourne Jetstar 17/02/17 19/02/17 0 $450
March Townsville Melbourne Jetstar 1/03/17 13/03/17 1 $448
April Townsville Melbourne Virgin Australia 19/04/17 21/04/17 1 $457

Cheap Last Minute Flights from Townsville to Melbourne

Looking for cheap last minute flights or a weekend getaway? We've got you covered with weekend flight deals from Townsville to Melbourne. The chart below shows the best last minute deals and cheap flights this weekend we could find.

Next 30 Days

SunMonTueWedThuFriSat
2 3 4 5 6 7 8
$672
9 10 11 12 13 14 15
$672 $716
16 17 18 19 20 21 22
$716 $609
23 24 25 26 27 28 29
$609 $716
30 31 1 2 3 4 5
$716 $560
6 7 8 9 10 11 12
$560

Connecting Flights vs Direct Flights from Townsville to Melbourne

Flights between some cities may be significantly cheaper if you choose 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 Townsville to Melbourne is $548.

The average price for direct flights from Townsville to Melbourne is $379.

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

Weekly Direct Flights from Townsville to Melbourne - By Carrier
CarrierMonTueWedThuFriSatSunEarliest FlightLatest Flight
Jetstar 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 19:45 19:45

One Way Flights vs Round Trip Flights from Townsville to Melbourne

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 Townsville 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 Townsville to Melbourne is $362.

The average price for round trip flights from Townsville to Melbourne is $530.

Townsville to Melbourne Flight Questions

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

Question: How long is the flight from Townsville to Melbourne?
Answer: The average Townsville to Melbourne flight time is 3 hours and 5 minutes.
Question: How far is Melbourne from Townsville?
Answer: The distance from Townsville to Melbourne is 2,055 kilometers (1,277 miles).
Question: How common are direct flights from Townsville to Melbourne?
Answer: There are 7 direct flights from Townsville to Melbourne.
Question: What are the most popular Townsville airlines for direct flights from Townsville to Melbourne?
Answer: Jetstar Airways provides 100% of the non-stop flights between Townsville and Melbourne.
Question: What are the most popular connecting cities when flying from Townsville to Melbourne?
Answer: Brisbane, AU

Airlines in Townsville flying to Melbourne Last modified: 29/09/2016 2:55 AMNumber of routes searched: 49Number of itineraries searched: 48,300

Wondering which airlines fly out of Townsville to Melbourne? We've gathered the average price of Townsville airlines with flights to Melbourne. Different airlines offer different levels of comfort and service, so consider convenience when choosing your airline.

Below is the full flight schedule summary showing which days of the week individual carriers offer flights for the next 30 days.

Townsville to Melbourne
Airline Connections Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat Sun
Jetstar -
Qantas CNS
Jetstar SYD
Jetstar BNE
Qantas DRW
Qantas WTB

Townsville to Melbourne Airports

These are the major commercial airports we're currently monitoring in Townsville and Melbourne. If your route includes a city with multiple airports, you may be able to find substantial savings by choosing an alternate airport.

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Cheap Domestic Flights from Townsville - TSV

FlightsAirlineLowest Price
Flights from Townsville to Sydney Jetstar, Air New Zealand, Qantas, Virgin Australia $299
Flights from Townsville to Canberra Air New Zealand, Qantas, Virgin Australia $523
Flights from Townsville to Brisbane Jetstar, Qantas, Virgin Australia $279
Flights from Townsville to Launceston Jetstar, Air New Zealand, Qantas, Virgin Australia $630
Flights from Townsville to Adelaide Jetstar, Qantas, Virgin Australia $547
Flights from Townsville to Hobart Jetstar, Air New Zealand, Qantas, Virgin Australia $622
Flights from Townsville to Gold Coast Jetstar, Qantas, Virgin Australia $540

Cheap International Flights from Townsville - TSV

FlightsAirlineLowest Price
Flights from Townsville to Auckland Jetstar, Air New Zealand, Qantas, Virgin Australia $673

Cheap Domestic Flights to Melbourne - MEL

FlightsAirlineLowest Price
Flights from Cairns to Melbourne Jetstar, Air New Zealand, Qantas, Airnorth, Tigerair, Virgin Australia $371
Flights from Proserpine to Melbourne Jetstar, Air New Zealand, Qantas, Tigerair, Virgin Australia $492
Flights from Hamilton Island to Melbourne Jetstar, Air New Zealand, Qantas, Virgin Australia $375
Flights from Cairns to Sydney Jetstar, Air New Zealand, Qantas, Tigerair, Virgin Australia $283
Flights from Hamilton Island to Sydney Jetstar, Qantas, Virgin Australia $330
Flights from Proserpine to Sydney Jetstar, Qantas, Tigerair, Virgin Australia $397
Flights from Cairns to Adelaide Jetstar, Air New Zealand, Qantas, Virgin Australia $536
Flights from Cairns to Canberra Air New Zealand, Qantas, Virgin Australia $536
Flights from Cairns to Launceston Jetstar, Air New Zealand, Virgin Australia $543
Flights from Cairns to Brisbane Jetstar, Qantas, Tigerair, Virgin Australia $234
Flights from Cairns to Hobart Jetstar, Virgin Australia $536
Flights from Cairns to MilduraCheck Dates
Flights from Proserpine to Brisbane Jetstar, Qantas, Virgin Australia $216
Flights from Cairns to Gold Coast Jetstar, Qantas, Tigerair, Virgin Australia $282
Flights from Hamilton Island to Brisbane Qantas, Virgin Australia $313
Flights from Proserpine to Adelaide Jetstar, Virgin Australia $763
Flights from Hamilton Island to Hobart Jetstar, Qantas, Virgin Australia Check Dates
Flights from Hamilton Island to Adelaide Jetstar, Qantas, Virgin Australia $591
Flights from Cairns to Alice Springs Qantas $955

Cheap International Flights to Melbourne - MEL

FlightsAirlineLowest Price
Flights from Cairns to Auckland Jetstar, Air New Zealand, Qantas, Virgin Australia $699
Flights from Cairns to Bangkok Cathay, Hong Kong, JAL, Jetstar, Singapore, Virgin Australia $762
Flights from Cairns to Singapore Jetstar, SilkAir, Niugini, Singapore, Virgin Australia $757
Cheap Flights from Townsville to Melbourne