There are 3 ways to get from Airlie Beach to Ayr by bus, train or car

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Bus  •  3 h 20 min

  1. Take the bus from Airlie Beach to Ayr Gx402 / ...

$17 - $40

2 alternative options

Train  •  3 h 47 min

  1. Take the train from Proserpine to Ayr Spirit of Queensland

$28 - $42

Drive  •  2 h 38 min

  1. Drive from Airlie Beach to Ayr 117.7 miles

$16 - $25

What companies run services between Airlie Beach, QLD, Australia and Ayr, QLD, Australia?

Greyhound Australia operates a bus from Airlie Beach to Ayr twice daily. Tickets cost $17 - $40 and the journey takes 3 h 20 min. Alternatively, Queensland Rail Travel operates a train from Airlie Beach to Ayr 5 times a week. Tickets cost $26 - $40 and the journey takes 2 h.

Train operators
Queensland Rail Travel
Phone
1300 131 722
Email
reservations@qr.com.au
Website
queenslandrailtravel.com.au
Train from Proserpine to Ayr
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$26 - $40
Schedules at
queenslandrailtravel.com.au
Bus operators
Greyhound Australia
Phone
1300 473946
Website
greyhound.com.au
Bus from Airlie Beach to Ayr
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$17 - $40
Schedules at
Greyhound.com.au
Book at
Greyhound.com.au
Saver
$17 - $25
Flexifare
$26 - $40

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Airlie Beach to Ayr?

The distance between Airlie Beach and Ayr is 158 km. The road distance is 188 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Airlie Beach to Ayr?

The cheapest way to get from Airlie Beach to Ayr is to drive which costs $21 - $35 and takes 2 h 38 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Airlie Beach to Ayr?

The quickest way to get from Airlie Beach to Ayr is to drive which takes 2 h 38 min and costs $21 - $35.

Is there a direct bus between Airlie Beach and Ayr?

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Airlie Beach and arriving at Ayr. Services depart twice daily. The journey takes approximately 3 h 20 min.

How long does it take to get from Airlie Beach to Ayr?

The bus from Airlie Beach to Ayr takes 3 h 20 min including transfers and departs twice daily.