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

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Line 1 bus, taxi  •  1h 9m

  1. Take the line 1 bus from Shute Harbour Rd near Broadwater Avenue to Ruge Street near Chapman Street 1
  2. Take a taxi from Ruge Street near Chapman Street to Caping

$143 - $173

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Taxi  •  53 min

  1. Take a taxi from Airlie Beach to Caping 59.8 km

$240 - $290

Drive  •  53 min

  1. Drive from Airlie Beach to Caping 59.8 km

$7 - $12

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The cheapest way to get from Airlie Beach to Caping is to drive which costs $7 - $12 and takes 53 min.

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The quickest way to get from Airlie Beach to Caping is to taxi which costs $240 - $290 and takes 53 min.

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The distance between Airlie Beach and Caping is 41 km. The road distance is 59.8 km.

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The best way to get from Airlie Beach to Caping without a car is to line 1 bus and taxi which takes 1h 9m and costs $140 - $180.

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It takes approximately 1h 9m to get from Airlie Beach to Caping, including transfers.

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Yes, the driving distance between Airlie Beach to Caping is 60 km. It takes approximately 53 min to drive from Airlie Beach to Caping.

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There are five+ hotels available in Caping. Prices start at $150 AUD per night.

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  • Distance: 41.1 km
  • Duration: 1h 9m

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

There is no direct connection from Airlie Beach to Caping. However, you can take the line 1 bus to Ruge Street near Chapman Street then take the taxi to Caping. Alternatively, you can take the taxi to Caping.

Bus operators
Whitsunday Transit
Phone
+61 7 4946 1800
Email
reservations@whitsundaytransit.com.au
Website
whitsundaytransit.com.au
Bus from Shute Harbour Rd near Broadwater Avenue to Ruge Street near Chapman Street
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Website
Whitsunday Transit
Other operators
Taxi from Ruge Street near Chapman Street to Caping
Ave. Duration
32 min
Estimated price
$140 - $170
Taxis Whitsunday
Phone
+61 7 4944 4931

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