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There are 5 ways to get from Queenstown to Hayman Island by plane 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.

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Fly to Hamilton Island  •  19h 44m

  1. Fly from Queenstown (ZQN) to Hamilton Island (HTI) ZQN - HTI

Cheapest option

Fly to Mackay, bus  •  14h 18m

  1. Fly from Queenstown (ZQN) to Mackay (MKY) ZQN - MKY
  2. Take the bus from Mackay to Airlie Beach

3 alternative options

Fly to Proserpine  •  22h 49m

  1. Fly from Queenstown (ZQN) to Proserpine (PPP) ZQN - PPP

Fly to Moranbah, travel  •  23h 50m

  1. Fly from Queenstown (ZQN) to Moranbah (MOV) ZQN - MOV
  2. Travel from Moranbah to Hayman Island

Fly to Townsville, travel  •  14h 20m

  1. Fly from Queenstown (ZQN) to Townsville (TSV) ZQN - TSV
  2. Travel from Townsville to Hayman Island

Queenstown (ZQN) to Hamilton Island (HTI) flights

The flight time between Queenstown (ZQN) and Hamilton Island (HTI) is around 22h 20m and covers a distance of around 3290 km. This includes an average layover time of around 15h 25m. The fastest flight normally takes 16h 45m. Services are operated by Jetstar, Virgin Australia, Qantas and others. Typically 116 flights run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

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Average flight journey times

Time on flight:
6h 54m
Layover time:
15h 25m
Total time:
22h 20m

Flight route information

Fastest flight journey time:
16h 45m
Flight distance:
3290 km
Flights per week:
116
Cheapest price:
$230
Carbon emissions:
667 kg CO2

First and last flights

First flight departs at:
12:10
Last flight departs at:
21:05

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Queenstown (ZQN) to Hamilton Island (HTI) flight schedules

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Queenstown to Hayman Island is to fly and bus which costs $240 - $750 and takes 14h 18m.

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The quickest way to get from Queenstown to Hayman Island is to fly and bus which costs $240 - $750 and takes 14h 18m.

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The distance between Queenstown and Hayman Island is 3320 km.

It takes approximately 19h 44m to get from Queenstown to Hayman Island, including transfers.

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There is no direct flight from Queenstown Airport to Hamilton Island Airport. The quickest flight takes 16h 45m and has one stopover.

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Hayman Island is 3h behind Queenstown. It is currently 10:35 AM in Queenstown and 7:35 AM in Hayman Island.

Virgin Australia, Jetstar and Qantas offer flights from Queenstown Airport to Hamilton Island Airport.

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There are two+ hotels available in Hayman Island. Prices start at $125 AUD per night.

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The best way to get from Queenstown to Queenstown Airport is to bus which takes 19 min and costs $4 - $10.

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Map of how to get from Queenstown to Hayman Island.
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  • Distance: 3319.5 km
  • Duration: 19h 44m

What companies run services between Queenstown, New Zealand and Hayman Island, QLD, Australia?

Jetstar, Virgin Australia and two other airlines fly from Queenstown to Hayman Island hourly.

Airlines
Qantas
Website
qantas.com
Flights from Queenstown to Hamilton Island via Melbourne
Ave. Duration
16h 50m
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$260 - $1,300
Flights from Queenstown to Hamilton Island via Sydney
Ave. Duration
22h 30m
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$390 - $850
Flights from Queenstown to Hamilton Island via Melbourne, Sydney
Ave. Duration
17h 15m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$270 - $1,300
Flights from Queenstown to Hamilton Island via Brisbane
Ave. Duration
23h 25m
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$380 - $800
Flights from Queenstown to Proserpine via Melbourne
Ave. Duration
19h 35m
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$320 - $1,500
Flights from Queenstown to Proserpine via Auckland, Sydney
Ave. Duration
18h 45m
When
Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$350 - $1,700
Flights from Queenstown to Proserpine via Brisbane
Ave. Duration
21h 55m
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$470 - $1,000
Flights from Queenstown to Proserpine via Melbourne, Brisbane
Ave. Duration
18h 25m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$340 - $1,600
Flights from Queenstown to Proserpine via Melbourne, Sydney
Ave. Duration
19h 15m
When
Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$330 - $1,600
Flights from Queenstown to Mackay via Brisbane
Ave. Duration
6h 30m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$330 - $700
Flights from Queenstown to Mackay via Auckland, Brisbane
Ave. Duration
9h 55m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$370 - $850
Flights from Queenstown to Mackay via Sydney, Brisbane
Ave. Duration
11h 25m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$200 - $950
Flights from Queenstown to Moranbah via Brisbane
Ave. Duration
17h 17m
When
Tuesday and Sunday
Estimated price
$330 - $800
Flights from Queenstown to Moranbah via Melbourne, Brisbane
Ave. Duration
18h 50m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$290 - $1,400
Flights from Queenstown to Moranbah via Auckland, Brisbane
Ave. Duration
21h 15m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$460 - $1,100
Flights from Queenstown to Moranbah via Sydney, Brisbane
Ave. Duration
22h 45m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$240 - $1,200
Flights from Queenstown to Townsville via Brisbane
Ave. Duration
7h 45m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$400 - $900
Flights from Queenstown to Townsville via Sydney
Ave. Duration
8h 20m
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$340 - $850
Flights from Queenstown to Townsville via Sydney, Cairns
Ave. Duration
10h 20m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$270 - $1,300
Flights from Queenstown to Townsville via Auckland, Sydney
Ave. Duration
10h 45m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$480 - $1,200
Virgin Australia
Website
virginaustralia.com
Flights from Queenstown to Hamilton Island via Brisbane
Ave. Duration
20h 40m
When
Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$240 - $750
Flights from Queenstown to Hamilton Island via Sydney
Ave. Duration
24h 20m
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
$250 - $750
Flights from Queenstown to Proserpine via Brisbane
Ave. Duration
22h 10m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$290 - $900
Flights from Queenstown to Proserpine via Sydney, Brisbane
Ave. Duration
23h 50m
When
Tuesday and Wednesday
Estimated price
$310 - $950
Flights from Queenstown to Proserpine via Melbourne, Brisbane
Ave. Duration
24h 25m
When
Monday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$380 - $1,100
Flights from Queenstown to Mackay via Brisbane
Ave. Duration
7h 10m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$200 - $650
Flights from Queenstown to Townsville via Brisbane
Ave. Duration
8h 25m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$260 - $800
Flights from Queenstown to Townsville via Melbourne, Brisbane
Ave. Duration
10h 40m
When
Monday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$330 - $950
Jetstar
Website
jetstar.com
Flights from Queenstown to Hamilton Island via Melbourne
Ave. Duration
16h 50m
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$260 - $1,300
Flights from Queenstown to Hamilton Island via Auckland, Sydney
Ave. Duration
19h 30m
When
Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$290 - $1,400
Flights from Queenstown to Proserpine via Melbourne
Ave. Duration
19h 35m
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$320 - $1,500
Flights from Queenstown to Proserpine via Auckland, Sydney
Ave. Duration
18h 45m
When
Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$350 - $1,700
Air New Zealand
Website
airnewzealand.com
Flights from Queenstown to Moranbah via Brisbane
Ave. Duration
16h 45m
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
$250 - $800
Flights from Queenstown to Moranbah via Christchurch, Brisbane
Ave. Duration
23h 10m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$420 - $850
Bus operators
Greyhound Australia

Greyhound Australia is the country’s only long-distance bus operator running services in all states and territories. Greyhound Australia has been operating for 110 years and is the leading bus company in Australia. The extensive network now covers most of the Australian mainland, although service is limited in Western Australia with just a single route to Broome. Buses are equipped for long journeys, with free WiFi, air-conditioning, full disability access, USB chargers, reclining seats and an onboard bathroom.

Contact Details
Phone
1300 473946
Website
greyhound.com.au
Bus from Mackay to Airlie Beach
Ave. Duration
2h 5m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$26 - $50
Book at
Greyhound.com.au
Early Bird
$26 - $40
Advantage
$29 - $45
Premium
$30 - $50
Premier Motor Service
Phone
+61244235233 (call 13 34 10 within Australia)
Email
reservations@premierms.com.au
Website
premierms.com.au
Bus from Mackay to Airlie Beach
Ave. Duration
2h 10m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$27 - $40
Website
Premier Motor Service

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