There are 4 ways to get from Townsville to Ayr by train, bus, car or towncar

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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Train  •  1 h 3 min

  1. Take the train from Townsville to Ayr Spirit of Queensland

$15 - $22

Cheapest option

Bus  •  1 h 10 min

  1. Take the bus from Townsville to Ayr Gx411 / ...

$7 - $21

2 alternative options

Drive  •  1 h 16 min

  1. Drive from Townsville to Ayr 56.4 miles

$8 - $12

Uber  •  1 h 16 min

  1. Take an Uber from Townsville to Ayr 56.4 miles

$90 - $130

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Townsville to Ayr is to drive which costs $10 - $16 and takes 1 h 16 min.

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The quickest way to get from Townsville to Ayr is to train which takes 1 h 3 min and costs $20 - $29.

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The distance between Townsville and Ayr is 72 km. The road distance is 90 km.

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The train from Townsville to Ayr takes 1 h 3 min including transfers and departs five times a week.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Townsville and arriving at Ayr. Services depart twice daily. The journey takes approximately 1 h 10 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Townsville and arriving at Ayr. Services depart five times a week. The journey takes approximately 1 h 3 min.

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What companies run services between Townsville, QLD, Australia and Ayr, QLD, Australia?

Queensland Rail Travel operates a train from Townsville to Ayr 5 times a week. Tickets cost $15 - $22 and the journey takes 1 h 3 min. Alternatively, Greyhound Australia operates a bus from Townsville to Ayr twice daily. Tickets cost $7 - $21 and the journey takes 1 h 10 min.

Train operators
Queensland Rail Travel
Phone
1300 131 722
Email
reservations@qr.com.au
Website
queenslandrailtravel.com.au
Train from Townsville to Ayr
Ave. Duration
1 h 3 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$15 - $22
Schedules at
queenslandrailtravel.com.au
Bus operators
Greyhound Australia
Phone
1300 473946
Website
greyhound.com.au
Bus from Townsville to Ayr
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$7 - $21
Schedules at
Greyhound.com.au
Book at
Greyhound.com.au
Saver
$7 - $11
Flexifare
$15 - $21
Other operators
Uber Townsville
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Townsville to Ayr
Ave. Duration
1 h 16 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$90 - $130
Signup at
uber.com
uberASSIST
$90 - $130
uberX
$90 - $130

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