Flights From Melbourne (MEL) to Townsville (TSV) from AU$118

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Cheapest Flights from Melbourne (MEL) to Townsville (TSV)

Airfares from Tullamarine to Townsville for one-way flights were as low as AU$118 and round trip flights were AU$235 within the past 7 days, for the period specified. Prices and availability are subject to change. Additional terms apply.

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Flights from Melbourne to Townsville: Customer Reviews

23 Jul. 2018

Flight was great...no complaints!

A verified traveller
Melbourne to Townsville · Tigerair Australia
16 Feb. 2018

Was a little chilly on the plane, but otherwise great

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Melbourne to Townsville · Jetstar

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Melbourne to Townsville Flight Information

Find the Cheapest Flights from Melbourne (MEL) to Townsville (TSV)

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

Melbourne to Townsville Information

Traveling From Tullamarine
Origin Airport Melbourne
Origin Airport IATA Code MEL
Traveling To Townsville
Destination Airport Townsville
Destination Airport IATA Code TSV
Number of Airlines Serving 2
Average Flight Time 3 hours 0 mins
Direct Flight Time 3 hours 0 mins
Flight Price AU$235

FAQs about flights from Tullamarine (MEL) to Townsville (TSV)

Can I take a flight from MEL to TSV right now?

Your initial step in arranging a flight from Tullamarine Airport (MEL) to TSV is to check out the Covid-19 Travel Advisor. It's here you'll find everything you need to know about flying restrictions, quarantine and other important policies.

How long is the flight from Tullamarine Airport (MEL) to TSV?

The flight from Tullamarine Airport to Townsville Intl. Airport usually takes 4 hours and 31 minutes — consider how many hours you'll be in your seat and grab the things you need to be nice and comfy.

What airlines fly direct from Tullamarine Airport to Townsville Intl. Airport?

If you don’t do drama, you'll be pleased to hear you can go directly from Tullamarine Airport (MEL) to Townsville Intl. Airport with a number of airlines. Be sure to lookout for awesome airfare deals with Jetstar and Qantas.

What happens if I need to change my flight booking to Townsville Intl. Airport due to COVID-19?

If your travel plans to TSV 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 Townsville Intl. Airport 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 Tullamarine Airport to Townsville Intl. Airport?

Hear that? It's the sweet-as sound of your plane zooming off to Townsville. All you have to do is lock in one of the 27 flights that operate daily from Tullamarine Airport to Townsville Intl. Airport.

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, Virgin Australia and Jetstar. 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 Wotif.com from January to December 2020. Savings are subject to change and may vary depending on selections made.

Address:
Townsville QLD,
Australia
IATA code:
TSV
Longitude:
146.770793
Latitude:
-19.256506
Time zone:
Australia/Brisbane
Address:
Melbourne VIC,
Australia
IATA code:
MEL
Longitude:
144.843013
Latitude:
-37.673295
Time zone:
Australia/Sydney

Melbourne to Townsville Flight Deals from AU$235

Considering a quick trip to Townsville, 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 MEL to TSV. With heaps of cheap fares from Melbourne, 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 Townsville from Melbourne  

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 Townsville from Melbourne from 10 different airlines. If you click the ‘direct flights’ box, you see flights that’ll get you to Townsville in just 3 hour(s) and 0 mins, too.   

Snap up great deals on flights to Townsville from Melbourne 

Choose from 2 flights a day on average, with prices starting at AU$235 and rising to AU$303 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 Melbourne to Townsville today!  

Find cheap airfares to Townsville from Melbourne 

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 Melbourne and Townsville
  • Avoid peak season (prices tend to be lower in May)
  • Be flexible with your travel dates and you can usually get cheaper options  

Reasons to book your flights to Townsville from Melbourne with Wotif

Wotif is a super-easy way to find the best flight for you to Townsville. 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!

 

^Savings based on all package bookings made with Flight + Hotel on Wotif.com from , as compared to the price of the same components booked separately. Savings will vary based on origin/destination, length of trip, stay dates and selected travel supplier(s). Savings not available on all packages.