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Cheapest Flights from Adelaide (ADL) to Darwin (DRW)

Airfares from Adelaide to Darwin Intl. for one-way flights were as low as AU$138 and round trip flights were AU$275 within the past 7 days, for the period specified. Prices and availability are subject to change. Additional terms apply.


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Adelaide to Darwin Flight Information

Find the Cheapest Flights from Adelaide (ADL) to Darwin (DRW)

Work hard, travel harder! Wotif brings you the cheapest Adelaide to Darwin flights, making it possible to have a five star holiday without that five star price tag. Browse and compare our top ADL to DRW routes and airport options. So, go ahead and treat yourself, your sweetheart, or the kids to an unforgettable holiday this year.

Adelaide to Darwin Information

Traveling From Adelaide
Origin Airport Adelaide
Origin Airport IATA Code ADL
Traveling To Darwin Intl.
Destination Airport Darwin
Destination Airport IATA Code DRW
Number of Airlines Serving 3
Average Flight Time 1 hours 40 mins
Direct Flight Time 1 hours 40 mins
Flight Price AU$275

FAQs about flights from Adelaide (ADL) to Darwin Intl. (DRW)

Can I take a flight from Adelaide, SA Airport (ADL) to Darwin, NT Airport (DRW-Darwin Intl.) right now?

If you're travelling from Adelaide, SA Airport (ADL) to Darwin, NT Airport (DRW-Darwin Intl.) and want to avoid getting stuck in a bind, check our Covid-19 Travel Advisor before booking. It's here you'll locate any and all important info on your destination's quarantine and flying restrictions.

How long is the flight from ADL to Darwin Intl. Airport?

The usual flight time from Adelaide Airport to DRW is roughly 6 hours and 9 minutes. Recline your seat, adjust the head rest and indulge in those in-flight movies.

What airlines fly direct from Adelaide, SA Airport (ADL) to Darwin Intl. Airport (DRW)?

The journey is more important than the destination; Collect moments not things; cliches yes, but the sentiment is true. If you're on your way from Adelaide to Darwin, these are the only words you really need to know — "direct flight." With several airlines offering nonstop services, you'll be there in a jiffy. See what you think of Qantas and Jetstar.

What happens if I need to change my flight booking to Darwin, NT Airport (DRW-Darwin Intl.) due to COVID-19?

If your travel plans to Darwin, NT Airport (DRW-Darwin Intl.) have been affected by COVID-19, you may be able to make a no-change-fee cancellation and score a credit that you can use on another flight. Sign in to your Wotif account to see if your booking is eligible. If you still have questions, our Customer Service Portal is the place to go for more info.

Does Wotif offer flights with flexible change policies?

Some airlines offer the option to change your Darwin, NT Airport (DRW-Darwin Intl.) flight without a fee. That way, you won't get stung with extra costs — but you'll have to pay any difference between the old flight and the new one. Stress less by keeping your eye out for the "no change fees" filter when you book.

How many flights are there from ADL to Darwin Intl. Airport (DRW)?

Nope, you won't have to organise your well-earned holiday time around your flight from Adelaide to Darwin. There are 16 flights per day for you to select from. Now how's that for choice?

If I'm planning to fly, what are some airlines that have COVID-19 measures and social distancing rules?

There are many airlines that have social distancing rules and use COVID-19 measures, including Qantas, Jetstar and Virgin Australia. Now you can take that long overdue holiday with confidence knowing that strategies, which may include electrostatic cleaning and providing passenger masks, are in place.

What are the cheapest days to fly?

Here's an insider tip: Sunday is typically the cheapest day to fly! Looking at flight demand on Wotif in 2020, we found that flights departing on a Sunday generally had the lowest average price, closely followed by flights on a Tuesday. You might want to think twice about flying on a Saturday though; generally, our data showed that it had the highest average ticket price.

What is the best day to buy a plane ticket?

Guess what? Boring old Thursday really is the best day to score the cheapest plane tickets. Looking at flight demand on Wotif in 2020, we found that flights purchased on a Thursday had the lowest airfares on average. Booking your plane ticket on a Sunday also seems to score pretty good deals. However, airfares purchased on a Tuesday generally have a higher than average ticket value, so you might want to prepare your budget if you're booking early in the week.

What is the cheapest month to fly?

When comparing airfares booked through Wotif in 2020, our data shows March is one of the cheapest months to fly. On the other hand, the month of June can be one of the most expensive times to travel, with the highest average ticket price, so it's best to get in early if June is your preferred travel month.

How far in advance can you book a flight?

Trying to figure out how early you should book your flight? It's possible to start comparing international airfares on Wotif up to 12 months in advance. However, it does depend on the carrier as not all airlines release their prices that far out. According to Wotif's 2020 flight demand trends, you can bag a bargain with some of the cheapest airfares appearing 4 weeks to 3 months prior to travel.

How can I save money on flights?

Looking for clever ways to save on your next trip? Try mixing and matching airlines and fare types. Our data tells us, travellers who booked flights on Wotif in 2020 saved close to 50% off their airfare, when their return flights consisted of two different airlines or fare types.

*According to flight demand on from January to December 2020. Savings are subject to change and may vary depending on selections made.

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Adelaide to Darwin Flight Deals from AU$275

Considering a quick trip to Darwin, but not sure which is the best route for you? Well, you’re in luck! Wotif has done the hard work, so all you need to do is check out these flights from ADL to DRW. With heaps of cheap fares from Adelaide, we guarantee you’ll be arriving to your holiday destination in style without emptying your bank account in the process.

It’s easy to book flights to Darwin from Adelaide  

For a huge choice of flights, simply enter your travel dates and hit search and we’ll hunt out fantastic deals on one-way, return and multi-city airfares to Darwin from Adelaide from 10 different airlines. If you click the ‘direct flights’ box, you see flights that’ll get you to Darwin in just 1 hour(s) and 40 mins, too.   

Snap up great deals on flights to Darwin from Adelaide 

Choose from 4 flights a day on average, with prices starting at AU$275 and rising to AU$301 depending on the cabin class, travel dates, and airline carrier. And if you’re up for a last-minute getaway, you can get great deals on flights from Adelaide to Darwin today!  

Find cheap airfares to Darwin from Adelaide 

Here are our insider tips for bagging a flight bargain: 

  • Look for midweek flights and late night, early morning arrival and departure times
  • Check out other airports near Adelaide and Darwin
  • Avoid peak season (prices tend to be lower in November)
  • Be flexible with your travel dates and you can usually get cheaper options  

Reasons to book your flights to Darwin from Adelaide with Wotif

Wotif is a super-easy way to find the best flight for you to Darwin. Get more bang for your buck on flight and hotel or car rental combos and download the free Wotif app to tap into exclusive deals. Book now with Wotif and have a great flight!


Great places to stay after flight from Adelaide to Darwin

Mercure Darwin Airport Resort
Mercure Darwin Airport Resort
4 out of 5
1 Sir Norman Brearley Drive, Eaton, NT
The price is AU$139 per night from 7 Nov. to 7 Nov.
Located in Eaton, this romantic hotel is 0.8 mi (1.3 km) from Marrara Sports Complex and within 3 miles (5 km) of TIO Stadium and Casuarina Coastal Reserve. ...
3.9/5 Good! (462 reviews)
"The staff are wonderful very friendly and helpful. The pool is great so relaxing in the morning but gets busy on weekends and afternoons. The on-site bar and restaurant was handy and served up good food. The airport shuttle was handy and on call. The rooms were clean but dated. There is a huge difference ..."

Reviewed on 12 Oct. 2021

Mercure Darwin Airport Resort
Novotel Darwin Airport
Novotel Darwin Airport
4 out of 5
2 Sir Norman Brearly Drive, Eaton, NT
The price is AU$169 per night from 5 Nov. to 5 Nov.
Located in Eaton, this eco-friendly hotel is 0.8 mi (1.3 km) from Marrara Sports Complex and within 3 miles (5 km) of TIO Stadium and Casuarina Coastal Reserve. ...
4.3/5 Excellent! (572 reviews)

Reviewed on 28 Aug. 2021

Novotel Darwin Airport
Quality Hotel Darwin Airport
Quality Hotel Darwin Airport
4 out of 5
225 Mcmillans Road, Jingili, NT
Located in Jingili, this hotel is within 1 mile (2 km) of Marrara Sports Complex and TIO Stadium. Casuarina Coastal Reserve and Casuarina Square are also within ...
4.4/5 Wonderful! (239 reviews)
"Staff were friendly and very helpful. Easy access to room. Ammenities were great"

Reviewed on 20 Jul. 2020

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Quality Hotel Darwin Airport
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