By Air

The Whitsundays has two domestic airports - the Whitsunday Coast Airport (Proserpine) and the Great Barrier Reef Airport (Hamilton Island). Services are operated by Qantas Link, Jetstar, Tigerair and Virgin Australia from Brisbane, Sydney, Melbourne and Cairns.

Shuttle services are available from the Whitsunday Coast Airport (Proserpine) in to Airlie Beach and surrounding suburbs. Hire a car with Hertz and Europcar or let us know what your flight details are and we will book an airport transfer for you with Whitsundays 2 Everywhere, Whitsunday Transit or Airlie Beach Transfers and Tours. (Approx $22 per person)

Cruise Whitsundays operate ferry transfers between Hamilton Island Airport and Port of Airlie in Airlie Beach, which is a 5 minute journey by car to Coral Sea Marina.


By Road

The Bruce Highway runs along the Queensland coast through the town of Proserpine and connects to Airlie Beach, approximately 25 minutes along Shute Harbour Road.

Accommodation in Airlie Beach provide parking facilities whilst staying at the resort or alternatively there is paid parking at Coral Sea Marina starting for $12 per 24 hours. Car pick up and delivery to secure parking is also available starting from $130 for 3 days.


By Rail

Queensland Rail links Proserpine to all the major destinations between Brisbane and Cairns. Taxis and buses meet every arriving train at the Proserpine train station and provide transfers to Airlie Beach and Shute Harbour to connect to ferries and island resorts.