Adelaide is bursting with culture, produce, events and entertainment activities. Sample the world-famous wine regions moments from the city or indulge in award-winning restaurants in Adelaide’s CBD. Spend time at a festival, sporting event and Adelaide’s lively restaurant and bar scene. The city is surrounded by many natural and outdoor attractions to explore. The South Australian city is one of Australia's best kept travel secrets, so start planning your visit.View our Adelaide travel guide
Flights from Townsville (TSV) to Adelaide (ADL)
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Townsville (TSV) to Adelaide (ADL)
Reasons to fly with Qantas
Visiting from Townsville to Adelaide
Our flight paths from Townsville to Adelaide start from 5 hours and 40 minutes. A baggage allowance is included for every passenger.
When to visit
Adelaide has warm sunny weather almost all year round, with maximum average of 22.3°C. Winter brings on temperatures averaging a low of 7°C. February to March is the best time of year to visit Adelaide, as temperatures tend to settle around a 14°C minimum and 24°C maximum range without any of the humidity that plagues more northern cities. As a result of this climate, Adelaide bases a large number of events during this season that gives a sense of liveliness to what is widely seen as one of Australia's typically more laid-back cities. Rainy weather usually spreads in the colder months, while spring brings a fresh growth of greenery and flowers.
Arriving in Adelaide
The helpful staff at Adelaide AirportOpens external site in a new window will greet you when you land and assist with your travel needs. Once you collect your bags from the arrivals area, there are various transport options available to get you on your way.
Getting into Adelaide from Adelaide Airport
Taxis and rideshare services are available outside the terminal building and provide fast and convenient access to Adelaide.
Getting around Adelaide
Adelaide Metro offers an express bus service called JetExpress between the airport and the city and also offers a convenient JetBus service direct to Glenelg, West Beach and the City, servicing all stops.
Fly from Townsville
Once you’ve purchased your tickets from Townsville, there are a few things you should know to ensure you’re as prepared as possible for your upcoming trip.
What is the main airport called?
Townsville Airport (TSV).Opens external site in a new window It is located 6km (3.7 miles) from the city of Townsville. The airport is also known as Townsville International Airport and Garbutt airport.
Passengers on Qantas flights from Townsville are allocated checked baggage. If you need more luggage, you can purchase an additional baggage allowance online prior to departure.
The benefits of flying Qantas
Fly with Qantas and enjoy a comfortable journey from take-off to touch down.
Enjoy peace of mind knowing baggage is included on all Qantas flights. Find out all you need to know about checked baggage.
Can I cancel my flight booking due to COVID-19?
If your flights were booked through a travel agency or third-party website, please contact them directly to discuss your options.
If we’ve cancelled your Qantas flight, including your Classic Flight Reward booking, wait to hear from us before changing your booking. We’ll contact anyone whose flight has been impacted as soon as possible.