Getting to the Whitsundays
International access to the Whitsundays is via Brisbane, Sydney, Melbourne or Cairns.
You can fly into Proserpine Airport and transfer the 35km with Whitsunday Airport Shuttle ($15 p/p) or a taxi or limousine ($90 up to 4 people) to the B&B in Airlie Beach. Virgin Blue and Jetstar offer direct flights from Brisbane, Sydney or Melbourne.
Alternatively, you can fly into Hamilton Island Airport and take a 50 minute ferry transfer to Abel Point Marina, ($45 pp) – 5 minutes’ walk, or short taxi ride, from our Airlie Waterfront Bed & Breakfast
Mackay Airport 150km south of the Whitsundays, is serviced by Qantas and Virgin Blue. One way car hire with Hertz is available at the airport for a reasonable cost.
By Bus or Coach
Greyhound/Pioneer, McCafferty’s and Premier bus companies set down at Airlie Beach daily.
Trains set down daily in Proserpine, with each service being met by a connecting coach which will bring you to the B&B.
Airlie Beach is the gateway to the Great Barrier Reef and an aquatic wonderland.
Airlie Beach B n B, The Whitsundays
Cnr. Broadwater Ave & Mazlin Street, Airlie Beach, The Whitsundays, Queensland, 4802