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Flight information Darwin to Brisbane

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Average flight time, total distance 2854 kilometres

3h 35min

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Which airlines fly from Darwin to Brisbane?

You can book direct flights from Darwin to Brisbane with 3 airlines:

During the week, these flights are available at 1.00am, 12.55pm and 3.55pm. Non-direct flights are also available, but these tend to be more expensive.

Is there a time difference between Darwin and Brisbane?

Yes. Brisbane is half an hour ahead of Darwin throughout the year. When it’s 12pm in Darwin, it’s 12.30pm in Brisbane.

What is the weather like in Brisbane?

The heat in the peak of Brisbane’s summer is on par with Darwin’s coolest month, so be prepared for a drop in temperature whenever you visit.

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Essential travel information for Brisbane

Valid photo ID is required to board all domestic flights in Australia. Popular forms of acceptable ID include your passport and driver’s licence.

Departing from Darwin

Darwin Airport (DRW) is the 10th busiest airport in Australia and the busiest in the Northern Territory. It is 12km northeast of the city, which takes less than 15 minutes to drive in good traffic. For domestic flights, it’s recommended that you arrive an hour before departure.

The airport has a single terminal for all flights. Check-in counters are to the left when you arrive, then it’s upstairs after security. Although there are a couple of cafes on the lower level, there are more food and coffee options upstairs.

Qantas and Virgin passengers will find their airport lounges to the far left of the departure area.

Arriving in Brisbane

All flights from Darwin land at Brisbane Airport's (BNE) domestic terminal. This is 15km northeast of the city centre, which is a 10-minute drive in normal traffic. You can also get a bus or train to central locations such as Roma Street.

Once you enter the terminal, you’ll immediately come to the baggage carousels. In these areas, you’ll also find toilets, cash machines and public phones, as well as car hire desks and public transport kiosks.

Return flights from Brisbane to Darwin

Keep abreast of changes to your Brisbane to Darwin flight by downloading the free Brisbane Airport app. This also gives travel information for getting to the airport and the option to book parking.

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Please note: all information is correct as of November 2018.

Prices shown on this page are estimated lowest prices only. Found in the last 45 days.