There are 7 ways to get from Yeppoon to Airlie Beach by bus, train, car or plane

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Bus Greyhound Australia  •  8 h 25 min

  1. Take the bus from Appleton Dr near Sea View Rd to Bolsover Street 20
  2. Take the bus from Rockhampton to Airlie Beach Gx402 / ...

$43 - $79

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Train  •  9 h 26 min

  1. Take the train from Rockhampton to Proserpine Spirit of Queensland

$68 - $98

Bus Premier Motor Service  •  9 h 35 min

  1. Take the bus from Appleton Dr near Sea View Rd to Bolsover Street 20
  2. Take the bus from Rockhampton George Street to Marlborough
  3. Take the bus from Marlborough to Airlie Beach

$56 - $77

Drive  •  7 h 17 min

  1. Drive from Yeppoon to Airlie Beach 318.5 miles

$45 - $70

Bus, fly to Proserpine  •  7 h 14 min

  1. Take the bus from Park St at Yeppoon Central Shopping Centre to Terminal Dr at Rockhampton Airport
  2. Fly from Rockhampton (ROK) to Proserpine (PPP) ROK - PPP

$143 - $372

Bus, fly to Hamilton Island  •  8 h 8 min

  1. Take the bus from Park St at Yeppoon Central Shopping Centre to Terminal Dr at Rockhampton Airport
  2. Fly from Rockhampton (ROK) to Hamilton Island (HTI) ROK - HTI

$293 - $454

Bus, fly to Mackay, train  •  6 h 44 min

  1. Take the bus from Park St at Yeppoon Central Shopping Centre to Terminal Dr at Rockhampton Airport
  2. Fly from Rockhampton (ROK) to Mackay (MKY) ROK - MKY
  3. Take the train from Mackay to Proserpine

$181 - $645

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The cheapest way to get from Yeppoon to Airlie Beach is to drive which costs $60 - $90 and takes 7 h 17 min.

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The quickest way to get from Yeppoon to Airlie Beach is to bus and fly and train which costs $240 - $900 and takes 6 h 44 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Yeppoon to Airlie Beach. However, there are services departing from Appleton Dr near Sea View Rd and arriving at Airlie Beach via Rockhampton. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 8 h 25 min.

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The distance between Yeppoon and Airlie Beach is 381 km. The road distance is 509.6 km.

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The best way to get from Yeppoon to Airlie Beach without a car is to bus which takes 8 h 25 min and costs $55 - $110.

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It takes approximately 8 h 25 min to get from Yeppoon to Airlie Beach, including transfers.

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Yeppoon to Airlie Beach bus services, operated by Youngs Bus Service, depart from Appleton Dr near Sea View Rd station.

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The best way to get from Yeppoon to Airlie Beach is to bus which takes 8 h 25 min and costs $55 - $110. Alternatively, you can train, which costs $90 - $140 and takes 9 h 26 min.

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There is no direct flight from Rockhampton Airport to Proserpine Airport. The quickest flight takes 4 h 35 min and has one stopover.

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

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Map of how to get from Yeppoon to Airlie Beach.
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  • Distance: 238.2 miles
  • Duration: 8 h 25 min

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

You can take a bus from Yeppoon to Airlie Beach via Bolsover Street and Rockhampton in around 8 h 25 min. Alternatively, Queensland Rail Travel operates a train from Yeppoon to Airlie Beach 5 times a week. Tickets cost $55 - $80 and the journey takes 6 h 11 min.

Airlines
Qantas
Website
qantas.com
Flights from Rockhampton to Proserpine via Brisbane
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $330
Flights from Rockhampton to Hamilton Island via Brisbane
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$240 - $800
Flights from Rockhampton to Hamilton Island via Mackay, Brisbane
Ave. Duration
7 h 10 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$280 - $850
Flights from Rockhampton to Hamilton Island via Brisbane, Sydney
Ave. Duration
8 h 10 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$250 - $380
Flights from Rockhampton to Mackay
Ave. Duration
45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $600
Virgin Australia
Website
virginaustralia.com
Flights from Rockhampton to Proserpine via Brisbane
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$180 - $550
Flights from Rockhampton to Hamilton Island via Brisbane
Ave. Duration
5 h 17 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$210 - $600
Jetstar
Website
jetstar.com
Flights from Rockhampton to Proserpine via Brisbane
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
When
Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$110 - $330
Train operators
Queensland Rail Travel
Phone
1300 131 722
Email
reservations@qr.com.au
Website
queenslandrailtravel.com.au
Train from Rockhampton to Proserpine
Ave. Duration
6 h 11 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$55 - $80
Schedules at
queenslandrailtravel.com.au
Train from Mackay to Proserpine
Ave. Duration
1 h 28 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$19 - $28
Schedules at
queenslandrailtravel.com.au
Bus operators
Youngs Bus Service
Website
youngsbusservice.com.au
Bus from Appleton Dr near Sea View Rd to Bolsover Street
Ave. Duration
52 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
youngsbusservice.com.au
Bus from Park St at Yeppoon Central Shopping Centre to Terminal Dr at Rockhampton Airport
Ave. Duration
51 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
youngsbusservice.com.au
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 Rockhampton to Airlie Beach
Ave. Duration
6 h 20 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$40 - $75
Schedules at
Greyhound.com.au
Book at
Greyhound.com.au
Saver
$40 - $60
Flexifare
$50 - $75
Premier Motor Service
Website
premierms.com.au
Bus from Rockhampton George Street to Airlie Beach
Ave. Duration
6 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$50 - $70
Schedules at
premierms.com.au
Bus from Rockhampton George Street to Marlborough
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$13 - $18
Schedules at
premierms.com.au
Bus from Marlborough to Airlie Beach
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$40 - $55
Schedules at
premierms.com.au

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Yes, the driving distance between Yeppoon to Airlie Beach is 510 km. It takes approximately 7 h 17 min to drive from Yeppoon to Airlie Beach.

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Jetstar, Qantas and Virgin Australia offer flights from Rockhampton Airport to Proserpine Airport.

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There are 161+ hotels available in Airlie Beach. Prices start at $74 USD per night.

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