The cheapest times to fly from DIL to DRW are

  • January 15th to July 15th (except the weeks of January 22nd, March 12th, and April 23rd)
  • October 22nd to November 11th

based on data collected exclusively by Champion Traveler across tens of millions of flights. Among all the dates above, the very cheapest time to fly from DIL to DRW is late October. Prices can be as high as $912 for Sunday flights during early to mid September, or as low as $375 for Tuesday flights around late October.


When to Fly to Darwin

Flying from Dili (DIL) to Darwin (DRW) will usually cost between $440 to $541 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is late October with an average ticket price of $428. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early to mid September, with an average price of $565. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $137 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $441 can be considered a good price for a round-trip DIL to DRW flight.

See below for a graph of average weekly prices for the DIL to DRW route. All prices are for round-trip tickets in USD.

DIL to DRW Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the DIL to DRW flight is much cheaper than the average and costs much less than the average flight leaving from Díli. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.61, which is above average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Tuesday is usually the cheapest day to fly to DRW, and Monday the cheapest day to fly back into DIL. Sundays are the most expensive days to fly out or take a return trip. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $39 (8%) on this flight.

Departing prices are for round-trip flights returning on the day of departure. For example, a flight departing on Tuesday and returning a week later will cost an average of $437. Return trip prices are from the DRW to DIL flight, and often highlight the quality of our data in showing the same trend.

Departing Prices by Day

Departure Day Prices

Return Trip Prices by Day

Return Day Prices


Nonstop Flights and Layovers

Travelers looking to fly from DIL to DRW can generally find a 0-layover flight. Because there is a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 1 hour 48 minutes may be realistic.


Flight Questions Answered

Still have questions about flying from DIL to DRW? We’ve got answers.

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 2 major airlines flying this route most often: AIRNORTH, Qantas, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Darwin International Airport to Presidente Nicolau Lobato International Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 451 miles or 726 kilometers.

How long does it take to fly from DIL to DRW?

The real-world flight time for a nonstop DIL to DRW flight is about 1 hour 48 minutes.

How many flights go between Dili and Darwin?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 3 available flights from DIL to DRW.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination code DIL
Origination airport name Presidente Nicolau Lobato International Airport
City Dili
Country Timor-Leste
Latitude -8.5
Longitude 125.5

Return Airport

Destination code DRW
Destination airport name Darwin International Airport
City Darwin
Country Australia
Latitude -12.4
Longitude 130.9


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