There are 3 ways to get from Hamilton Island to Brisbane by plane, ferry, train or bus

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Fly  •  2 h 12 min

  1. Fly from Hamilton Island (HTI) to Brisbane (BNE) HTI - BNE

$101 - $368

2 alternative options

Ferry, train  •  18 h 16 min

  1. Take the ferry from Hamilton Island Marina to Shute Harbour
  2. Take the train from Proserpine to Brisbane Roma Street Spirit of Queensland

$148 - $254

Ferry, bus  •  20 h 50 min

  1. Take the ferry from Hamilton Island Marina to Port of Airlie
  2. Take the bus from Airlie Beach to Brisbane Gx410 / ...

$145 - $289

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Hamilton Island to Brisbane is to fly which costs $130 - $500 and takes 2 h 12 min.

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The quickest way to get from Hamilton Island to Brisbane is to fly which costs $130 - $500 and takes 2 h 12 min.

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The distance between Hamilton Island and Brisbane is 893 km.

It takes approximately 2 h 12 min to get from Hamilton Island to Brisbane, including transfers.

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What companies run services between Hamilton Island, QLD, Australia and Brisbane, QLD, Australia?

Virgin Australia and Qantas fly from Hamilton Island to Brisbane twice daily.

Airlines
Virgin Australia
Website
virginaustralia.com
Flights from Hamilton Island to Brisbane
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $550
Qantas
Website
qantas.com
Flights from Hamilton Island to Brisbane
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $750
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
$210
B-Quick
$116
Bus operators
Greyhound Australia
Phone
1300 473946
Website
greyhound.com.au
Bus from Airlie Beach to Brisbane
Ave. Duration
18 h 55 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$100 - $220
Schedules at
Greyhound.com.au
Book at
Greyhound.com.au
Saver
$100 - $150
Flexifare
$120 - $180
Ferry operators
Cruise Whitsundays
Phone
+61 07 4846 7000
Email
reservations@cruisewhitsundays.com
Website
cruisewhitsundays.com
Ferry from Hamilton Island Marina to Shute Harbour
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$35 - $45
Schedules at
cruisewhitsundays.com
Ferry from Hamilton Island Marina to Port of Airlie
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$45 - $70
Schedules at
cruisewhitsundays.com

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