Travel from Gladstone-QLD-Australia to Airlie-Beach

Train, bus or fly from Gladstone to Airlie Beach?

Greyhound Australia operates a bus from Gladstone to Airlie Beach twice daily. Tickets cost $55 - $100 and the journey takes 7 h 55 min. Alternatively, Queensland Rail operates a train from Gladstone to Airlie Beach 5 times a week. Tickets cost $75 - $110 and the journey takes 7 h 12 min. Whitsunday Transit also services this route every 4 hours.

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How to get from Gladstone to Airlie Beach

ModeDurationPrice
From Gladstone bus to Airlie Beach.7 h 55 min$96
From Gladstone train to Proserpine, walk to Mill St at Proserpine, then line 1 bus to Shute Harbour Rd at Airlie Beach Central.8 h 54 min$115
From Gladstone drive to Airlie Beach.8 h 26 min$80
From Gladstone taxi to Gladstone airport, fly to Hamilton Island airport, then ferry to Airlie Beach.7 h 16 min$715
From Gladstone taxi to Gladstone airport, fly to Proserpine airport, taxi to Mill St at Proserpine, then line 1 bus to Airlie Beach.5 h 45 min$411
From Gladstone taxi to Gladstone airport, fly to Mackay airport, taxi to Mackay, train to Proserpine, walk to Mill St at Proserpine, then line 1 bus to Airlie Beach.8 h 11 min$600
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      1 Bus
      • One-Way approx: USD $55 - $100
      • Duration: 7 h 55 min
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      2 Train
      • One-Way approx: USD $78 - $107
      • Duration: 8 h 54 min
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      3 Drive
      • One-Way approx: USD $50 - $80
      • Duration: 8 h 26 min
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        • Duration: 8 h 26 min
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      4 Fly to Hamilton Island, ferry
      • One-Way approx: USD $353 - $947
      • Duration: 7 h 16 min
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        4 Fly to Hamilton Island, ferry
        • One-Way approx: USD $353 - $947
        • Duration: 7 h 16 min
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      5 Fly to Proserpine
      • One-Way approx: USD $190 - $515
      • Duration: 5 h 45 min
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        5 Fly to Proserpine
        • One-Way approx: USD $190 - $515
        • Duration: 5 h 45 min
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      6 Fly to Mackay, train
      • One-Way approx: USD $289 - $766
      • Duration: 8 h 11 min
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        6 Fly to Mackay, train
        • One-Way approx: USD $289 - $766
        • Duration: 8 h 11 min
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