There are 3 ways to get from Airlie Beach to Bowen by bus, taxi or car

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Recommended option

Bus  •  1 h

  1. Take the bus from Airlie Beach to Bowen Gx415 / ...

$6 - $19

2 alternative options

Taxi  •  1 h 6 min

  1. Take a taxi from Airlie Beach to Bowen 49.9 miles

$140 - $180

Drive  •  1 h 6 min

  1. Drive from Airlie Beach to Bowen 49.9 miles

$7 - $11

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Airlie Beach to Bowen is to drive which costs $9 - $15 and takes 1 h 6 min.

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The quickest way to get from Airlie Beach to Bowen is to bus which costs $9 - $26 and takes 1 h.

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The distance between Airlie Beach and Bowen is 57 km. The road distance is 79.8 km.

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The bus from Airlie Beach to Bowen takes 1 h including transfers and departs three times a day.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Airlie Beach and arriving at Bowen. Services depart three times a day. The journey takes approximately 1 h.

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The best way to get from Airlie Beach to Bowen without a car is to bus which takes 1 h and costs $9 - $26.

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Map of how to get from Airlie Beach to Bowen.
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  • Distance: 35.6 miles
  • Duration: 1 h

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

Greyhound Australia operates a bus from Airlie Beach to Bowen 3 times a day. Tickets cost $6 - $19 and the journey takes 1 h. Premier Motor Service also services this route once daily.

Bus operators
Greyhound Australia

Greyhound Australia is the country’s only long distance bus operator running services in all states and territories. Greyhound Australia has been operating for 110 years and is the leading bus company in Australia. The extensive network now covers most of the Australian mainland and services more than 5 million passengers every year. Buses are equipped for the long journeys, with free WiFi, air-conditioning, full disability access, USB chargers in every seat and an on-board restroom.

Contact Details
Phone
1300 473946
Website
greyhound.com.au
Bus from Airlie Beach to Bowen
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$6 - $19
Schedules at
Greyhound.com.au
Book at
Greyhound.com.au
Saver
$6 - $10
Flexifare
$14 - $19
Premier Motor Service
Website
premierms.com.au
Bus from Airlie Beach to Bowen
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$11 - $15
Schedules at
premierms.com.au
Other operators
Taxi from Airlie Beach to Bowen
Ave. Duration
1 h 6 min
Estimated price
$140 - $180

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