There are 9 ways to get from Toowoomba to Airlie Beach by bus, plane, train or car

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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Bus to Brisbane, fly to Proserpine  •  6 h 53 min

  1. Take the bus from Toowoomba to Brisbane
  2. Fly from Brisbane (BNE) to Proserpine (PPP) BNE - PPP

$105 - $278

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Bus to Brisbane, fly to Mackay, train  •  9 h 9 min

  1. Take the bus from Toowoomba to Brisbane
  2. Fly from Brisbane (BNE) to Mackay (MKY) BNE - MKY
  3. Take the train from Mackay to Proserpine

$98 - $320

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Bus to Brisbane, fly to Hamilton Island  •  7 h 17 min

  1. Take the bus from Toowoomba to Brisbane
  2. Fly from Brisbane (BNE) to Hamilton Island (HTI) BNE - HTI

$150 - $480

Fly Toowoomba to Mackay, train  •  9 h 51 min

  1. Fly from Toowoomba (WTB) to Mackay (MKY) WTB - MKY
  2. Take the train from Mackay to Proserpine

$240 - $442

Fly Toowoomba to Proserpine  •  8 h 41 min

  1. Fly from Toowoomba (WTB) to Proserpine (PPP) WTB - PPP

$252 - $390

Bus, train  •  18 h 23 min

  1. Take the bus from Toowoomba to Brisbane Gx713 / ...
  2. Take the train from Brisbane Roma Street to Proserpine Spirit of Queensland

$122 - $248

Bus Greyhound Australia  •  21 h 10 min

  1. Take the bus from Toowoomba to Brisbane Gx713 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Brisbane to Airlie Beach Gx443 / ...

$105 - $205

Bus Premier Motor Service  •  23 h 38 min

  1. Take the bus from Toowoomba to Brisbane
  2. Take the bus from Aspley Gympie Road to Airlie Beach

$141 - $199

Drive  •  14 h 15 min

  1. Drive from Toowoomba to Airlie Beach 703.1 miles

$100 - $150

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The cheapest way to get from Toowoomba to Airlie Beach is to drive which costs $130 - $210 and takes 14 h 15 min.

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The quickest way to get from Toowoomba to Airlie Beach is to bus and fly which costs $140 - $390 and takes 6 h 53 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Toowoomba to Airlie Beach. However, there are services departing from Toowoomba and arriving at Airlie Beach via Brisbane. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 21 h 10 min.

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The distance between Toowoomba and Airlie Beach is 875 km. The road distance is 1125 km.

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The best way to get from Toowoomba to Airlie Beach without a car is to bus and train which takes 18 h 23 min and costs $160 - $350.

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It takes approximately 6 h 53 min to get from Toowoomba to Airlie Beach, including transfers.

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Toowoomba to Airlie Beach bus services, operated by Greyhound Australia, depart from Toowoomba station.

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The best way to get from Toowoomba to Airlie Beach is to fly which takes 8 h 41 min and costs $340 - $550. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $140 - $290 and takes 21 h 10 min.

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The quickest flight from Brisbane Airport to Proserpine Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 45 min.

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Toowoomba to Airlie Beach bus services, operated by Greyhound Australia, arrive at Airlie Beach station.

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Map of how to get from Toowoomba to Airlie Beach.
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  • Distance: 546.7 miles
  • Duration: 6 h 53 min

What companies run services between Toowoomba, QLD, Australia and Airlie Beach, QLD, Australia?

Qantas, Jetstar and two other airlines fly from Toowoomba to Airlie Beach 3 times a day. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Toowoomba to Airlie Beach via Brisbane in around 21 h 10 min.

Airlines
Qantas
Website
qantas.com
Flights from Brisbane to Proserpine
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $420
Flights from Brisbane to Hamilton Island
Ave. Duration
2 h
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $750
Flights from Toowoomba to Mackay via Townsville
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$370 - $1,200
Flights from Toowoomba to Mackay via Sydney, Brisbane
Ave. Duration
6 h 55 min
When
Monday and Sunday
Estimated price
$210 - $400
Flights from Toowoomba to Mackay via Brisbane
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
When
Tuesday and Friday
Estimated price
$230 - $800
Flights from Toowoomba to Mackay via Townsville, Brisbane
Ave. Duration
8 h 45 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$360 - $950
Flights from Toowoomba to Proserpine via Sydney, Brisbane
Ave. Duration
7 h 10 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$230 - $410
Flights from Toowoomba to Proserpine via Melbourne, Brisbane
Ave. Duration
10 h 45 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$410 - $1,000
Flights from Brisbane to Mackay
Ave. Duration
1 h 42 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $420
Flights from Brisbane to Mackay via Rockhampton
Ave. Duration
2 h 55 min
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$90 - $460
Virgin Australia
Website
virginaustralia.com
Flights from Brisbane to Proserpine
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $390
Flights from Brisbane to Hamilton Island
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $550
Flights from Brisbane to Mackay
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $370
Jetstar
Website
jetstar.com
Flights from Brisbane to Proserpine
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $420
Flights from Brisbane to Mackay
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $330
Tigerair Australia
Website
tigerair.com.au
Flights from Toowoomba to Proserpine via Sydney
Ave. Duration
5 h 20 min
When
Thursday
Estimated price
$220 - $350
Flights from Toowoomba to Proserpine via Melbourne, Sydney
Ave. Duration
8 h 55 min
When
Thursday
Estimated price
$300 - $350
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
$19 - $27
Schedules at
queenslandrailtravel.com.au
Train from Brisbane Roma Street to Proserpine
Ave. Duration
14 h 7 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$110 - $210
Schedules at
queenslandrailtravel.com.au
A-Choice
$204
B-Quick
$113
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 and services more than 5 million passengers every year. Buses are equipped for the long journeys, with free WiFi, air-conditioning, full disability access, USB chargers in every seat and an on-board restroom.

Contact Details
Phone
1300 473946
Website
greyhound.com.au
Bus from Toowoomba to Brisbane
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$10 - $25
Schedules at
Greyhound.com.au
Book at
Greyhound.com.au
Saver
$10 - $15
Flexifare
$17 - $25
Bus from Brisbane to Airlie Beach
Ave. Duration
18 h 30 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$95 - $170
Schedules at
Greyhound.com.au
Book at
Greyhound.com.au
Saver
$95 - $140
Flexifare
$110 - $170
Bus Queensland
Phone
1300 287 537
Website
busqldoutback.com.au
Bus from Toowoomba to Brisbane
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$25 - $40
Schedules at
busqldoutback.com.au
Book at
busqldoutback.com.au
Premier Motor Service
Website
premierms.com.au
Bus from Brisbane to Airlie Beach
Ave. Duration
19 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$110 - $160
Schedules at
premierms.com.au
Bus from Aspley Gympie Road to Airlie Beach
Ave. Duration
19 h 10 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$120 - $170
Schedules at
premierms.com.au
Murrays Coaches
Website
murrays.com.au
Bus from Toowoomba to Brisbane
Ave. Duration
2 h 40 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$18 - $25
Schedules at
murrays.com.au

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