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

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Bus  •  3 h 20 min

  1. Take the bus from Ayr to Airlie Beach Gx411 / ...

$16 - $35

2 alternative options

Train  •  3 h 40 min

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

$28 - $39

Drive  •  2 h 39 min

  1. Drive from Ayr to Airlie Beach 117.8 miles

$16 - $25

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The cheapest way to get from Ayr to Airlie Beach is to drive which costs $22 - $35 and takes 2 h 39 min.

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The quickest way to get from Ayr to Airlie Beach is to drive which costs $22 - $35 and takes 2 h 39 min.

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The distance between Ayr and Airlie Beach is 158 km. The road distance is 188.5 km.

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

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

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

Greyhound Australia operates a bus from Ayr to Airlie Beach twice daily. Tickets cost $16 - $35 and the journey takes 3 h 20 min. Alternatively, Queensland Rail Travel operates a train from Ayr to Airlie Beach 5 times a week. Tickets cost $25 - $40 and the journey takes 2 h 4 min.

Train operators
Queensland Rail Travel
Phone
1300 131 722
Email
reservations@qr.com.au
Website
queenslandrailtravel.com.au
Train from Ayr to Proserpine
Ave. Duration
2 h 4 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$25 - $40
Schedules at
queenslandrailtravel.com.au
Bus operators
Greyhound Australia
Phone
1300 473946
Website
greyhound.com.au
Bus from Ayr to Airlie Beach
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$16 - $35
Schedules at
Greyhound.com.au
Book at
Greyhound.com.au
Saver
$16 - $24
Flexifare
$25 - $35

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