There are 3 ways to get from Hamilton Island to Townsville Airport (TSV) by plane, ferry, bus or train

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  •  3 h 5 min

  1. Fly from Hamilton Island (HTI) to Townsville (TSV) HTI - TSV

$220 - $600

Cheapest option

Ferry, bus  •  6 h 13 min

  1. Take the ferry from Hamilton Island Marina to Shute Harbour
  2. Take the bus from Airlie Beach to Townsville Gx415 / ...

$76 - $112

1 alternative option

Ferry, train  •  6 h 49 min

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

$84 - $109

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Hamilton Island to Townsville Airport (TSV) is to ferry and bus which costs $100 - $160 and takes 6 h 13 min.

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The quickest way to get from Hamilton Island to Townsville Airport (TSV) is to fly which costs $300 - $800 and takes 3 h 5 min.

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The distance between Hamilton Island and Townsville Airport (TSV) is 259 km.

It takes approximately 3 h 5 min to fly from Hamilton Island (HTI) to Townsville (TSV), including transfers and time at the airport.

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What companies run services between Hamilton Island, QLD, Australia and Townsville Airport (TSV), Australia?

Qantas and Virgin Australia fly from Hamilton Island to Townsville Airport (TSV) 3 times a day.

Airlines
Qantas
Website
qantas.com
Flights from Hamilton Island to Townsville via Cairns
Ave. Duration
4 h 52 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $700
Flights from Hamilton Island to Townsville via Brisbane
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$260 - $750
Virgin Australia
Website
virginaustralia.com
Flights from Hamilton Island to Townsville via Brisbane
Ave. Duration
6 h 2 min
When
Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$220 - $600
Train operators
Queensland Rail Travel
Phone
1300 131 722
Email
reservations@qr.com.au
Website
queenslandrailtravel.com.au
Train from Proserpine to Townsville
Ave. Duration
3 h 6 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$35 - $50
Schedules at
queenslandrailtravel.com.au
Bus operators
Greyhound Australia
Phone
1300 473946
Website
greyhound.com.au
Bus from Airlie Beach to Townsville
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$24 - $50
Schedules at
Greyhound.com.au
Book at
Greyhound.com.au
Saver
$24 - $35
Flexifare
$30 - $50
Ferry operators
Cruise Whitsundays

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