Direct flights to Darwin

Darwin has a relaxed outdoor lifestyle and enjoys warm weather all year round. See all direct flights available to Darwin and learn more about the destination.

Darwin Intl is a small to medium sized airport in Australia. In total there are 22 airports with direct flights to Darwin from 3 different countries and 6 U.S. states. The airport is a hub for Airnorth. You can easily reach Darwin with daily non-stop flights from 6 other major hubs like Adelaide, Sydney and Brisbane (Qantas).

DRW Click to open the interactive map.

Non-stop routes to DRW:


No direct flights found. Try clear all filters.

Located on the tropical North West coast of Australia, Darwin is the capital of the Northern territory and synonymous with Australia’s ‘Top End’. With a very hot and humid climate, Darwin is prone to huge storms and has been famously destroyed by several enormous cyclones over the years.

Its cosmopolitan population of Aborigines, Australian and immigrants have resiliently rebuilt the city and Darwin is home to over 90,000 residents. The city itself is compact and perfect for exploring on foot and is a great base for exploring the popular National Parks of Kakadu and Litchfield nearby.

Book a direct flight to Darwin

The majority of the direct flights to Darwin are domestic connections, even if there are also some international airports from which you can fly directly to Darwin. Listed below are some of the most popular direct connections – check out the links to see all flight options available.

direct flights from brisbane to darwin

What to experience in Darwin

Attractions in Darwin itself include Crocosaurus Cove where you can get up close to some of the largest crocodiles in captivity as well as other marine life including turtles and stingrays. If you’re feeling brave you can be lowered into the ‘Cage of Death’ with a 600 saltwater croc called Snowy!

There are a couple of other crocodile-orientated attractions in Darwin including the Darwin Crocodile Farm where you can watch feeding time and the Crocodylus Park & Zoo which is home to hundreds of crocodiles and other animals including lions, leopards and monkeys.

Other attractions in Darwin worth a visit are the Aviation Museum which is jam-packed with military aircraft, Marine Aquarium, the superb Museum & Art Gallery of the Northern Territory and Bicentennial Park.

Searching for a cheap flight to Darwin

Here at, we're committed to finding you the lowest prices on cheap flights to Darwin, Australia. Try our flight search box which compares air fares from over 500 superb airline and travel partners to find you the cheapest flights available.

For the best deals on low cost flights, we advise booking well in advance of your intended departure date as well as traveling outside of the peak seasons such as over the summer months and Christmas. If you need to find last minute flights, try our search facility for the latest availability and most competitive fares currently available.

The climate in Darwin

Darwin has a tropical savanna climate with distinct wet and dry seasons and the average maximum temperature is similar all year round. The dry season runs from April/May to October, during which nearly every day is warm and sunny, and afternoon humidity averages around 30 %. There is very little rainfall between May and September. In the coolest months of June and July, the daily minimum temperature may dip as low as 14 °C (57 °F), but very rarely lower, and frost has never been recorded.

Major airlines with daily flights to Darwin
Daily flights with Singapore Airlines
DRW routes and destination map
Show flights from Darwin instead? Cheap flights to Darwin

No, there are no directflights to Darwin from the US so you'll need to find a flight with connection instead.

There are 8 airlines with direct flights to Darwin. Jetstar, Qantas and Virgin Australia are the most popular ones.

2 big alliances are flying to Darwin. Oneworld and Star Alliance.

The IATA code is DRW and the ICAO code is YPDN.

You can fly daily from 6 different airports hubs to Darwin. Including Adelaide & Sydney & Brisbane & Melbourne & Perth with Qantas and Singapore with Singapore Airlines.

Depends where you are flying from. It takes 4h 50min from Singapore (SIN) and 55min from Katherine (KTR).

There is 1 airport in Darwin with scheduled flights, Darwin Intl, DRW.

It depends on where from and when you are flying. The average one-way ticket price according to our data is $286.
Direct flights to Australia
Kingsford Smith International Airport
Kingsford Smith International Airport (SYD)

Flights from 98 different airports

Melbourne International
Melbourne International (MEL)

Flights from 79 different airports

Brisbane International
Brisbane International (BNE)

Flights from 74 different airports

Perth International
Perth International (PER)

Flights from 46 different airports

Cairns International
Cairns International (CNS)

Flights from 34 different airports

Adelaide International
Adelaide International (ADL)

Flights from 30 different airports

Gold Coast Airport
Gold Coast Airport (OOL)

Flights from 24 different airports

Townsville (TSV)

Flights from 17 different airports

Maroochydore Sunshine Coast
Maroochydore Sunshine Coast (MCY)

Flights from 15 different airports

Canberra (CBR)

Flights from 11 different airports