There are 6 ways to get from Bundaberg to Whitsunday Island by plane, train or bus

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Fly Bundaberg to Hamilton Island  •  5 h 21 min

  1. Fly from Bundaberg (BDB) to Hamilton Island (HTI) BDB - HTI

$252 - $412

Cheapest option

Bus  •  12 h 19 min

  1. Take the bus from Bundaberg to Airlie Beach Gx402

$73 - $123

4 alternative options

Fly Bundaberg to Proserpine, travel  •  8 h 10 min

  1. Fly from Bundaberg (BDB) to Proserpine (PPP) BDB - PPP
  2. Travel from Proserpine to Whitsunday Island

Fly Bundaberg to Mackay, train  •  10 h 8 min

  1. Fly from Bundaberg (BDB) to Mackay (MKY) BDB - MKY
  2. Take the train from Mackay to Proserpine

$122 - $393

Train, train to Brisbane, fly to Hamilton Island  •  9 h 1 min

  1. Take the train from Bundaberg to Landsborough
  2. Take the train from Landsborough, platform 1 to Eagle Junction, platform 3
  3. Fly from Brisbane (BNE) to Hamilton Island (HTI) BNE - HTI

$142 - $435

Train, travel  •  10 h 26 min

  1. Take the train from Bundaberg to Proserpine Spirit of Queensland
  2. Travel from Proserpine to Whitsunday Island

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Bundaberg to Whitsunday Island is to bus which costs $95 - $170 and takes 12 h 19 min.

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The quickest way to get from Bundaberg to Whitsunday Island is to fly which costs $330 - $600 and takes 5 h 21 min.

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The distance between Bundaberg and Whitsunday Island is 618 km.

It takes approximately 5 h 21 min to get from Bundaberg to Whitsunday Island, including transfers.

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What companies run services between Bundaberg, QLD, Australia and Whitsunday Island, QLD, Australia?

Qantas, Virgin Australia and Jetstar fly from Bundaberg to Whitsunday Island 5 times a day. Alternatively, Greyhound Australia operates a bus from Bundaberg to Whitsunday Island once daily. Tickets cost $70 - $130 and the journey takes 11 h 30 min.

Airlines
Qantas
Website
qantas.com
Flights from Bundaberg to Hamilton Island via Brisbane
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
When
Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$250 - $850
Flights from Bundaberg to Hamilton Island via Brisbane, Sydney
Ave. Duration
7 h 55 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$250 - $410
Flights from Bundaberg to Proserpine via Brisbane
Ave. Duration
7 h 53 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $350
Flights from Bundaberg to Mackay via Brisbane
Ave. Duration
4 h 32 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$180 - $650
Flights from Bundaberg to Mackay via Brisbane, Rockhampton
Ave. Duration
5 h 20 min
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$210 - $700
Flights from Bundaberg to Mackay via Brisbane, Townsville
Ave. Duration
8 h
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$240 - $750
Flights from Brisbane to Hamilton Island
Ave. Duration
2 h
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $750
Virgin Australia
Website
virginaustralia.com
Flights from Bundaberg to Hamilton Island via Brisbane
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$210 - $650
Flights from Bundaberg to Proserpine via Brisbane
Ave. Duration
6 h 20 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$180 - $550
Flights from Bundaberg to Mackay via Brisbane
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$180 - $550
Flights from Brisbane to Hamilton Island
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $550
Train operators
Queensland Rail Travel
Phone
1300 131 722
Email
reservations@qr.com.au
Website
queenslandrailtravel.com.au
Train from Mackay to Proserpine
Ave. Duration
1 h 28 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$20 - $28
Schedules at
queenslandrailtravel.com.au
Train from Bundaberg to Landsborough
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$35 - $50
Schedules at
queenslandrailtravel.com.au
Train from Bundaberg to Proserpine
Ave. Duration
9 h 33 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$90 - $130
Schedules at
queenslandrailtravel.com.au
TRANSLink QLD
Website
translink.com.au
Train from Landsborough, platform 1 to Eagle Junction, platform 3
Ave. Duration
1 h 12 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7 - $10
Schedules at
translink.com.au
Bus operators
Greyhound Australia
Phone
1300 473946
Website
greyhound.com.au
Bus from Bundaberg to Airlie Beach
Ave. Duration
11 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$70 - $130
Schedules at
Greyhound.com.au
Book at
Greyhound.com.au
Saver
$70 - $110
Flexifare
$85 - $130

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