Travel from Brisbane to Whitsunday-Island

Bus or fly from Brisbane to Whitsunday Island?

Virgin Australia and Qantas fly from Brisbane to Whitsunday Island twice daily. Alternatively, Greyhound Australia operates a bus from Brisbane to Whitsunday Island twice daily. Tickets cost $100 - $180 and the journey takes 18 h 30 min.

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How to get from Brisbane to Whitsunday Island

ModeDurationPrice
From Central, platform 3 train to Brisbane airport, fly to Hamilton Island airport, then travel to Whitsunday Island.3 h 12 min$153
From Central, platform 3 train to Brisbane airport, fly to Proserpine airport, then travel to Whitsunday Island.4 h 1 min
From Central, platform 3 train to Brisbane airport, fly to Mackay airport, taxi to Mackay, bus to Airlie Beach, then travel to Whitsunday Island.6 h 25 min$139
From Brisbane Roma Street train to Proserpine then travel to Whitsunday Island.14 h 52 min
From Brisbane bus to Shute Harbour Rd at Hermitage Drive, line 1 bus to Shute Harbour, then travel to Whitsunday Island.19 h 26 min$142

How long does it take to get from Brisbane to Whitsunday Island?

It takes approximately 3 h 12 min to get from Brisbane to Whitsunday Island, including transfers.

Operators from Brisbane to Whitsunday Island

OperatorPhoneWebsite
TRANSLink QLDTRANSLink QLD
Virgin AustraliaVirgin Australia
QantasQantas
Tigerair AustraliaTigerair Australia
JetstarJetstar
Greyhound Australia1300 473946Greyhound Australia
Queensland RailQueensland Rail
Whitsunday TransitWhitsunday Transit