Cheap flights to Townsville, Australia

ZRH — TSV
Feb 1 — Feb 81

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Flights to Townsville in 2023

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Round-trip from$2,082From New York to Townsville

Cheap flights to Townsville in January, February 2023

The best prices found for TSV flights for January, February
Feb 22 - Mar 8
JFK

New York John F Kennedy Intl

TSV

Townsville

2 stops

51h 45m
TSV

Townsville

JFK

New York John F Kennedy Intl

2 stops

65h 45m
$2,082

Multiple Airlines

Deal found 1/24

Feb 22 - Mar 8
JFK

New York John F Kennedy Intl

TSV

Townsville

2 stops

38h 30m
TSV

Townsville

JFK

New York John F Kennedy Intl

2 stops

65h 45m
$2,169

Multiple Airlines

Deal found 1/26

Feb 22 - Mar 8
JFK

New York John F Kennedy Intl

TSV

Townsville

3 stops

47h 55m
TSV

Townsville

JFK

New York John F Kennedy Intl

2 stops

48h 02m
$2,233

Qantas Airways

Deal found 1/26

Townsville 2023 flight deals

Cheap flights to Townsville found for this year
Feb 22 - Mar 8
JFK

New York John F Kennedy Intl

TSV

Townsville

2 stops

51h 45m
TSV

Townsville

JFK

New York John F Kennedy Intl

2 stops

65h 45m
$2,082

Multiple Airlines

Deal found 1/24

Feb 22 - Mar 8
JFK

New York John F Kennedy Intl

TSV

Townsville

2 stops

38h 30m
TSV

Townsville

JFK

New York John F Kennedy Intl

2 stops

65h 45m
$2,169

Multiple Airlines

Deal found 1/26

Feb 22 - Mar 8
JFK

New York John F Kennedy Intl

TSV

Townsville

3 stops

47h 55m
TSV

Townsville

JFK

New York John F Kennedy Intl

2 stops

48h 02m
$2,233

Qantas Airways

Deal found 1/26

Reviews of Airlines Servicing Townsville

Air New Zealand
8.4
Very good
15 reviews

Comfort

8.8

Entertainment

7.1

Overall

8.4

Boarding

9.0

Crew

9.4

Food

7.4

Reviews

1 / 6

Plane was late and caused me to miss my return ferry crossing with my vehicle I was bringing to timaru

Air New Zealand
8.4
Very good
15 reviews
Air New Zealand
8.4
Very good
15 reviews

Comfort

8.8

Entertainment

7.1

Overall

8.4

Boarding

9.0

Crew

9.4

Food

7.4

Reviews

1 / 6

Plane was late and caused me to miss my return ferry crossing with my vehicle I was bringing to timaru

Singapore Airlines
8.0
Very good
204 reviews
Air New Zealand
8.4
Very good
15 reviews

Comfort

8.8

Entertainment

7.1

Overall

8.4

Boarding

9.0

Crew

9.4

Food

7.4

Reviews

1 / 6

Plane was late and caused me to miss my return ferry crossing with my vehicle I was bringing to timaru

Qantas Airways
7.0
Good
113 reviews
Air New Zealand
8.4
Very good
15 reviews

Comfort

8.8

Entertainment

7.1

Overall

8.4

Boarding

9.0

Crew

9.4

Food

7.4

Reviews

1 / 6

Plane was late and caused me to miss my return ferry crossing with my vehicle I was bringing to timaru

When is the best time to fly to Townsville?

Average Townsville flight ticket prices and weather conditions for 2023 and 2024 by month

NYC - TSV

Price

$1,345 - $3,298

TSV

Temperature

66.2 - 80.6 °F

TSV

Rainfall

0.4 - 11.4 inches

What time of day is cheapest to fly to Townsville?

Townsville flights can be made cheaper if you choose a flight in the morning. Booking a flight in the afternoon will likely mean higher prices.

A big draw for Townsville, for many, is the small island off the coast known as Magnetic Island – Maggie to the locals. It’s a beautiful island with more than half of it a national park, with untouched bays, beaches and bush.

The largest city in Queensland, and one of the fastest-growing cities in the state, locals consider Townsville the unofficial Capital of North Queensland. It sits on the shores of Cleveland Bay, near the central section of the Great Barrier Reef.

Along with Magnetic, there are Orpheus, Dunk and Bedarra Islands, which are also zoned as National Parks. The merits of the islands are obvious – they are nothing short of gems shining in the blue seas – but Townsville is beautiful too with several fascinating attractions.

The Strand is popular with locals as well as visitors and the Riverway is a unique space with swimming lagoons, galleries and parklands. Reef HQ, the world’s largest living coral reef aquarium, is a huge draw, as is the Museum of Tropical Queensland. One of its star attractions are the exhibits from the HMS Pandora, a British warship that was sent to capture the mutineers from the Bounty, and which sank off Queensland in 1791.

Townsville, Australia climate

Townsville has a tropical climate, and, thanks to its geographical location, it has less rainfall than other parts of the tropics. Townsville gets more than 300 sunny days per year. The winters (June to August) are warm with occasional rain, and the summers (December to February) are hot and humid. Late October and November can see “build-up” thunderstorms, while Late-December to early April gets most rainfall. Tropical hurricanes (and then flooding) are a threat during these months.

Best Time to Fly to Townsville, Australia

Peak Season: 

High season times are April to October, Christmas, Easter and the school vacations. 

Off Season: 

The end of January to the end of March, and October to early December are low seasons in Townsville.

Getting around Townsville, Australia

Taxis and car-rental companies are available at the airport. There’s also an Airport Shuttle bus that travels to various hotels and motels, the Strand and City, Sunferries, the Transit Center and the Coral Princess cruise company. Sunbus runs the bus service. There are regular ferry services to Magnetic Island and Palm Island.

Townsville, Australia Travel Information

  • You can swim year round in Horseshoe Bay on Magnetic Island; there are stinger nets offshore. 
  • The Perc Tucker Regional Gallery concentrates on artwork relevant to North Queensland and the Tropics. 
  • Strand Ephemera, a biennial event, places sculptural artworks and other art along Townsville’s beachfront strip. 
  • The Great Green Way is a road trip that starts in Townsville and ends in Cairns. The 217-mile journey winds through 12 national parks and more than 20 tropical islands. Stops along the way include Charters Towers, Paluma National Park, Wallaman Falls (Australia’s highest single-drop waterfall), Hinchinbrook Island (the largest island national park with stunning Mission Beach), Innisfail, Wooroonooran National Park and, finally, Cairns. 
  • There are plenty of opportunities to shop in Townsville. There’s a night market on the first Friday of every month at The Strand Park on the foreshore, Cotters Markets, an arts-and-crafts market, are on Sunday mornings in the Flinders Street Mall, the Willows Rotary Markets are held at the Willows Shoppingtown Carpark on Sundays, and the Horseshoe Bay Markets on Magnetic Island are every Sunday morning.

What airport do you fly into for flights to Townsville?

Booking a flight to Townsville (TSV) is your only option if you intend on flying to Townsville. It is only a 2.8 mi journey from Townsville to Townsville’s city center.

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