Darwin Towing Service

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Towing Darwin

If you need a stress-free no-hassle towing Darwin service, TOW is here to help. We have tow truck Darwin services available across the city who can access your vehicle at a time or day that is suitable to you. All of our professional tow truck drivers are trained, insured and licensed and they will be there to help whenever you need it thanks to our 24/7 call centre that is open all year round.

The residents of Darwin deserve a quality towing service they can rely on with the right people, trucks and equipment to get the job done right. The capital of the Northern Territory, Darwin is the territory’s metropolitan hub representing two-thirds of its metropolitan population. As the population grows each year and more cars are driving on the roads, incidents are always likely to occur at any day or time, which is why TOW is proud to offer a tow truck Darwin service everyone in Darwin can rely on.

If you are not a resident of Darwin and visiting from interstate and overseas, or even if you are a local unfamiliar with the area you are currently in, TOW also has a service available to locate you and your vehicle. ‘Where am I’ is the GPS location tool you can rely on when you break down in an area you don’t know. Once you make use of this application to find your location, call us and we will dispatch a tow truck driver to you as soon as we can.

With the comprehensive service we provide at TOW, we really have thought of everything to make Darwin towing as easy and hassle free as possible.


Tow Truck Darwin Services

The people of Darwin have access to our full range of towing services available. We have the trucks, experience and equipment to handle a range of towing requests. See below for a full list of the services we provide.

Other towing Darwin services that we provide include -

  • Car and Motorcycle Towing

We can tow both cars and motorcycles when needed at the right price right across Darwin.

  • Forklift and Machinery Towing

Get your machinery and forklift transported to your desired location. We can move your special equipment safely and securely.

  • Container Towing

Do you have a container, shed, towable building or portable utility that needs to be moved? As long as it can be towed, we can get your items to your desired destination in one piece.

  • Accident and Smash Towing

When you have been in a car crash it is best to get a reliable tow truck driver to transport your smashed vehicle out of the crash site safely. Our tow truck drivers also act professionally in any crash situation, thinking about the safety of you and other road users by clearing any debris on the roads left from the crash.

  • Carpark Towing

An illegally parked vehicle in a carpark can also be towed away by one of our tow truck Darwin drivers. No need to put up with illegal parking at the front of your premises any longer when you rely on us to tow the vehicle away. Alternatively, if your vehicle has broken down in a car park that is hard to access, our tow truck drivers will do their best to retrieve your vehicle.

  • Transport & Car Freight

When you need to transport a fleet of vehicles across the city of Darwin or interstate, our tow trucks and tow truck drivers are capable and have the experience to get your vehicles to where they need to go.

We also offer the following towing Darwin services to assist the police service when needed. These towing services are undertaken with the direction of the relevant authorities:

  • Clearway Towing
  • Repo Towing
  • Breakdown Towing
  • Clearway Towing
  • Abandoned Vehicle
  • Vehicle Repossession
  • Police Impoundment
  • Vehicle Immobilisation
  • Emergency Towing

Our Fleet and Depots in Darwin

Take advantage of our towing services in Darwin. With depot yards located citywide, if you do not have a location in mind for your vehicle to be towed to, your vehicle will be transported to the nearest holding yard. All of our holding yards across Darwin are safe, clean and secure. Your car will be ready and waiting for you here when you are ready to pick it up. Our depots and holding yards can securely hold up to 182 vehicles. We also have a large fleet to ensure our tow truck services will reach you in no time.

The holding yards are located at:

- 115 Morgan Rd Virginia, NT 834

- 390 Pioneer Dr Humpty Doo, NT 836

- 440 Girraween Rd Mcminns Lagoon, NT 822

- 32 McKinnon Rd Pinelands, NT 829


The Worst Roads in Darwin

To ensure your safety on the roads in and around Darwin, there are always roads that are considered to be more hazardous than others. When it comes to the city of Darwin, the main roads that you need to be careful of are the highways headings out of Darwin and stretch interstate.

The Stuart Highway directed to the South Australian border, the Victory Highway heading out to the Western Australia Border and Barkly Highway stretching from Northern Territory to the Queensland border have the highest number of fatalities and casualties across the territory.

So many vehicles travel each of these highways every day, it is not hard to see why there is a high number of incidents on these stretches of highway. Please always drive safely and stick to the speed limit when travelling on these highways from Darwin. If you are ever involved in a crash on one of these highways near Darwin, contact TOW straight away and one of our tow truck drivers will turn up to help you.

Planned Road Improvements

As a growing city, Darwin needs to maintain and upgrade its roads continually. Roadworks are always underway around the city to improve conditions for road users and it is helpful to know which roads are affected.

Upgrades are underway for Tiger Brennan Drive between Woolner road to Berrimah road. This will greatly benefit individuals commuting between Darwin to Palmerston. Transport between these locations will be quicker and it will relieve pressure on arterial roads including the Stuart Highway.

Outside of Darwin, Litchfield Park Road is also undergoing upgrades. This will help improve the access for residents and tourists to Litchfield park.

The Victoria Highway stretching from Northern Territory to Western Australia also has bitumen work underway to improve conditions for this vital piece of highway. For full details on road works affecting Darwin and the Northern Territory, visit the NT Department of Infrastructure website.

Frequently Asked Questions

Do you cover other areas outside of Darwin? We service various locations in Darwin and surrounding areas in the Norther Territory. See our Towing Service Areas page for the full list of locations that our 24/7 tow truck drivers service.

What distances do you tow? Whatever distance you need your vehicle towed, we can transport it there, whether it be 500m up the road or 1500km interstate.

Can I Cancel a tow after I book it? You can cancel any Darwin tow after you book it unless the tow truck has already been despatched. Unfortunately, the tow truck can not be cancelled after dispatch.

What will the truck look like? A network of sub-contractors are utilised to provide towing services with us. This means that our trucks may not always have branding or stickers, so please take note of this when looking out for our tow truck when it arrives to assist you.

See our full list of Frequently Asked Questions on our FAQ page. We have all of the answers you need about our two truck services nationwide.

Book Your Tow Truck Now

You can pre-book or request assistance immediately with our reliable and trusted towing Darwin services. If you need our towing services in the event of an emergency, call our 24-hour call centre on 13 88 69. We will have a tow truck Darwin driver dispatched to you within an hour of your call. If you are unsure of your location, make use of our ‘Where Am I’ application to pinpoint your location so our tow truck drivers know where to find you.

If you would like to pre-book a towing Darwin service with us, book with us online by using our convenient and easy to use online booking feature. Follow the steps to outline your pick-up and drop-off location, your vehicle information and personal details.

If you have any questions about our Darwin tow service, your Frequently Asked Questions page should have the answers you need. Alternatively, head to our contact page to send us an enquiry.

Our Darwin tow truck fleet

Tow.com.au operates a fleet of 11 tow trucks within km's of the centre of Darwin. The oldest tow truck in operation in and around Darwin was manufactured in 0 and the newest was manufactured in 2014.

This fleet is capable of towing vehicles and equipment up to 22 tonne in size.

About Darwin

Darwin belongs to the Coomalie Community Government Council.

Towing Services

Throughout Darwin we offer the following towing services.

  • Car Towing
  • Accident Towing
  • Smash Towing
  • Breakdown Towing
  • Local Towing
  • Cheap Towing
  • Motorcycle Towing
  • Carpark Towing
  • Transport & Car Freight
  • Trade Towing
  • Emergency Towing

Darwin towing depots

Tow.com.au has a number of towing depots and holding yards close to Darwin.

These holding yards can securely store up towed vehicles, or we can tow vehicles directly to a chosen repairer.

Recent tows in or near Darwin

  • Towed a CAR 2.9KM from Bishop Street, Woolner NT
  • Towed a CAR 9.3KM from Angliss Rd, Berrimah NT
  • Towed a CAR 1.3KM from Ruddick Circuit, Stuart Park NT
  • Towed a CAR 18.4KM from Gunn Point Rd, Howard Springs NT
  • Towed a CAR 9.7KM from McMinn St, Darwin City NT

Darwin Towing Statistics

Most towed cars in Darwin

Detail table for Brisbane region
Percent Make Model
12.5% Kia Sportage
12.5% Holden Captive
12.5% hyundai gets
12.5% MAZDA 3
12.5% Landrover Discovery
12.5% HONDA CRV SPORT
12.5% NISSEN MEXMIA
12.5% Holden Ute

Breakdown - days of tows in Darwin

Detail table for Brisbane region
Percent Day
100% Tuesday

Breakdown - times of tows in Darwin

Detail table for Brisbane region
Percent Time
100% 12 PM