There are 6 ways to get from Airlie Beach to Sydney by plane, train, bus or car

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Fly from Proserpine  •  4 h 23 min

  1. Fly from Proserpine (PPP) to Sydney (SYD) PPP - SYD

$115 - $396

5 alternative options

Fly from Hamilton Island  •  4 h 44 min

  1. Fly from Hamilton Island (HTI) to Sydney (SYD) HTI - SYD

$166 - $559

Train  •  31 h 41 min

  1. Take the train from Proserpine to Brisbane Roma Street Spirit of Queensland
  2. Take the train from Brisbane to Central Station 32

$202 - $352

Bus  •  37 h 45 min

  1. Take the bus from Airlie Beach to Brisbane Gx410 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Brisbane to Sydney

$203 - $355

Bus via Brisbane Domestic Airport  •  41 h 19 min

  1. Take the bus from Airlie Beach to Brisbane Domestic Airport GX447
  2. Take the bus from Brisbane to Sydney

$225 - $343

Drive  •  23 h 28 min

  1. Drive from Airlie Beach to Sydney 1228.4 miles

$170 - $260

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The cheapest way to get from Airlie Beach to Sydney is to fly which costs $150 - $550 and takes 4 h 23 min.

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The quickest way to get from Airlie Beach to Sydney is to fly which costs $150 - $550 and takes 4 h 23 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Airlie Beach to Sydney. However, there are services departing from Airlie Beach and arriving at Sydney via Brisbane. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 37 h 45 min.

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The distance between Airlie Beach and Sydney is 1532 km. The road distance is 1965.4 km.

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The best way to get from Airlie Beach to Sydney without a car is to train which takes 31 h 41 min and costs $270 - $490.

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It takes approximately 4 h 23 min to get from Airlie Beach to Sydney, including transfers.

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Airlie Beach to Sydney bus services, operated by Greyhound Australia, depart from Airlie Beach station.

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The best way to get from Airlie Beach to Sydney is to fly which takes 4 h 23 min and costs $150 - $550. Alternatively, you can train, which costs $270 - $490 and takes 31 h 41 min, you could also bus, which costs $280 - $490 and takes 37 h 45 min.

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The quickest flight from Proserpine Airport to Sydney Airport is the direct flight which takes 2 h 20 min.

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Airlie Beach to Sydney bus services, operated by Premier Motor Service, arrive at Sydney station.

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Map of how to get from Airlie Beach to Sydney.
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  • Distance: 957.2 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 23 min

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

Tigerair Australia, Jetstar and two other airlines fly from Airlie Beach to Sydney every 4 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train from Airlie Beach to Sydney via Blair Street at Main St, Proserpine, Brisbane Roma Street, and Brisbane in around 31 h 41 min.

Airlines
Virgin Australia
Website
virginaustralia.com
Flights from Proserpine to Sydney via Brisbane
Ave. Duration
4 h
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$150 - $600
Flights from Hamilton Island to Sydney
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $750
Flights from Hamilton Island to Sydney via Brisbane
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
When
Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $750
Flights from Hamilton Island to Sydney via Melbourne
Ave. Duration
5 h 25 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $750
Qantas
Website
qantas.com
Flights from Proserpine to Sydney
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$140 - $650
Flights from Hamilton Island to Sydney
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $850
Flights from Hamilton Island to Sydney via Brisbane
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$160 - $850
Flights from Hamilton Island to Sydney via Melbourne
Ave. Duration
5 h 20 min
When
Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$160 - $850
Jetstar
Website
jetstar.com
Flights from Proserpine to Sydney
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$140 - $650
Flights from Proserpine to Sydney via Brisbane
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $650
Flights from Proserpine to Sydney via Melbourne
Ave. Duration
5 h 40 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$140 - $650
Flights from Hamilton Island to Sydney
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $800
Tigerair Australia
Website
tigerair.com.au
Flights from Proserpine to Sydney
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $600
Train operators
Queensland Rail Travel
Phone
1300 131 722
Email
reservations@qr.com.au
Website
queenslandrailtravel.com.au
Train from Proserpine to Brisbane Roma Street
Ave. Duration
14 h 39 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$110 - $210
Schedules at
queenslandrailtravel.com.au
A-Choice
$205
B-Quick
$113
Transport NSW
Phone
131 500
Website
transportnsw.info
Train from Brisbane to Central Station
Ave. Duration
14 h 15 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$90 - $140
Schedules at
tp.transportnsw.info
Economy
$90 - $140
1st Class
$120 - $190
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 Brisbane
Ave. Duration
19 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$100 - $220
Schedules at
Greyhound.com.au
Book at
Greyhound.com.au
Saver
$100 - $150
Flexifare
$120 - $170
Bus from Airlie Beach to Brisbane Domestic Airport
Ave. Duration
21 h 50 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$110 - $190
Schedules at
Greyhound.com.au
Book at
Greyhound.com.au
Saver
$110 - $170
Flexifare
$130 - $190
Premier Motor Service
Website
premierms.com.au
Bus from Airlie Beach to Brisbane
Ave. Duration
18 h 55 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$120 - $160
Schedules at
premierms.com.au
Bus from Brisbane to Sydney
Ave. Duration
17 h 45 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$100 - $140
Schedules at
premierms.com.au

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