We've compared all 20 flights that go to or via Darwin every week, to find the best deal for you. Virgin Australia usually has the cheapest flights from Melbourne to Darwin, so keep an eye out for them in your search results. If they’re not the cheapest option, try searching by month to compare costs throughout the week.
When you fly from Melbourne to Darwin, you'll have two airlines to choose from for your 3143 km journey. If you're planning to fly in peak season, make sure you book in advance to get a reasonable price. Or you could hold on and try to get a last-minute bargain.
Qantas & Virgin Australia are the most popular airlines for flying from Melbourne to Darwin, so look out for their deals and offers. To find the best price, try searching by month. Or, if you want to bag a last-minute offer, keep an eye on Netflights to monitor the prices.
Flights from Melbourne to Darwin normally take 5 hrs 35 mins. Make sure you check what refreshments or meals are included, so you can plan your journey. Before you book, why not check out our hotel and car hire options? We have some hotels close to the airport – handy if you're arriving late at night, or flying back very early.