Airlie Beach
Hamilton Island Marina
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Ferry from Airlie Beach (Port of Airlie) to Hamilton Island Marina

Depending on the season their are usually 9 daily and 62 weekly sailings between Airlie Beach (Port of Airlie) and Hamilton Island Marina. The Airlie Beach (Port of Airlie) Hamilton Island Marina ferry is operated by Cruise Whitsundays. Airlie Beach (Port of Airlie) Hamilton Island Marina Ferry timetables change seasonally, use our Deal Finder to get the latest pricing and availability for your ferry trip.

Airlie Beach (Port of Airlie) to Hamilton Island Marina Ferry Times

The earliest ferry from Airlie Beach (Port of Airlie) to Hamilton Island Marina typically departs Airlie Beach (Port of Airlie) at about 07:15. The average sailing time of a Airlie Beach (Port of Airlie) Hamilton Island Marina ferry is approximately 1h 10m and the fastest sailing time is approximately 1h 0m.

Airlie Beach (Port of Airlie) Hamilton Island Marina Ferry Prices

Ferry prices for Airlie Beach (Port of Airlie) Hamilton Island Marina ferries typically range between €73* and €283*. The average price is around €154*. The cheapest ferry prices from Airlie Beach (Port of Airlie) to Hamilton Island Marina start from €37*. The average price for a foot passenger is €154*.

Pricing will vary by season and depend on the number of passengers, vehicle type and sailing time.

What is the distance between Airlie Beach (Port of Airlie) and Hamilton Island Marina?

The distance between Airlie Beach (Port of Airlie) to Hamilton Island Marina is approximately 17.2 miles (27.7km), or 15.0 nautical miles.

Is there a Airlie Beach (Port of Airlie) Hamilton Island Marina car ferry?

No ferry operators currently provide a car ferry between Airlie Beach (Port of Airlie) and Hamilton Island Marina

Are foot passengers allowed on the Airlie Beach (Port of Airlie) Hamilton Island Marina ferry?

Yes, foot passengers can travel on ferries from Airlie Beach (Port of Airlie) to Hamilton Island Marina with Cruise Whitsundays.

For more information, please visit our Ferries from Australia to Whitsunday Islands page.
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Airlie Beach (Port of Airlie) - Hamilton Island Marina Route summary
Departure Country Australia
Destination Country Australia
No. of Operators 1
Operators Cruise Whitsundays
Average Price 195 €*
Average Daily Sailings 9
Average Weekly Sailings 62
Average Sailing Duration 1h 10m
Fastest Sailing Duration 1h 0m
First Ferry 07:15
Last Ferry 16:05
Distance 15 nautical miles

* Prices subject to change, pricing is taken from last 30 days, last updated 2024-04-02.

Most popular questions

How long is the ferry from Airlie Beach to Hamilton Island Marina?

The approximate duration for ferries from Airlie Beach to Hamilton Island Marina is 1h. Durations can vary by operator and season.

How much is the ferry from Airlie Beach to Hamilton Island Marina?

Airlie Beach to Hamilton Island Marina is approximately 180 €. We recommended booking in advance for the best price and availability. Price exclusive of booking fees.

Which ferry companies operate between Airlie Beach to Hamilton Island Marina?

There is 1 ferry operator for ferries from Airlie Beach to Hamilton Island Marina and this is
  • Cruise Whitsundays

How can I book ferry tickets from Airlie Beach to Hamilton Island Marina?

Book Airlie Beach to Hamilton Island Marina tickets through our deal finder, where you can view the latest prices and schedules.

Can you travel as a foot passenger on the ferry from Airlie Beach to Hamilton Island Marina?

Yes, foot passengers are allowed onboard the ferries from Airlie Beach to Hamilton Island Marina with
  • Cruise Whitsundays

Can you take your car on the ferry from Airlie Beach to Hamilton Island Marina?

No, only foot passengers can travel on the ferry.

Can you bring pets on the ferry from Airlie Beach to Hamilton Island Marina?

Yes, passengers are allowed to bring their pets onboard the ferry. Please ensure you read all the information around pet travel from the operator you decide to travel with. The following operators currently allow pets on their ferries
  • Cruise Whitsundays

How far is Hamilton Island Marina from Airlie Beach?

Airlie Beach to Hamilton Island Marina is approximately 15 nautical miles distance apart.

Airlie Beach Guide

Airlie Beach is situated in the Whitsunday Region of Queensland, Australia. The town itself only has around eight thousand inhabitants but the area is a tourist hub, extremely popular with backpackers and travellers. With its location near latitude twenty degrees south, the area enjoys a tropical climate all year round.

With Airlie Beach Lagoon and the local beaches it’s an ideal destination for water sports, snorkelling and scuba diving. The town boasts boat and air tours which allow you to take in the beautiful Australian marine life. Airlie Beach is ideally placed for tours to the world’s largest coral reef system, the Great Barrier Reef.

The Port of Airlie is easily accessible with most local accommodation within walking distance of the ferry terminal and dining and retail outlets within the port’s surroundings. The port is only thirty minutes’ drive away from the nearby Proserpine Airport, linked by State Route 59.

The Port of Airlie is the gateway to the beautiful Whitsunday Islands. There are frequent crossings to the nearby Hamilton Island Marina, which is found in the heart of the Great Barrier Reef, with the journey taking under an hour. There are also regular services everyday to Daydream Island, the perfect spot for sailing enthusiasts and offers a chance to visit their unique outdoor aquarium.


Airlie Beach to Hamilton Island Marina Ferry Timetables

Timetables between 20/05/2024 and 26/05/2024


Operator Departure Time Arrival Time Duration Sailing Days
Cruise Whitsundays 07:15 08:20 1 hour 5 minutes Everyday
Cruise Whitsundays 08:00 09:00 1 hour Everyday
Cruise Whitsundays 08:30 09:55 1 hour 25 minutes Everyday
Cruise Whitsundays 10:30 11:55 1 hour 25 minutes Everyday
Cruise Whitsundays 11:35 12:45 1 hour 10 minutes Everyday
Cruise Whitsundays 12:50 14:00 1 hour 10 minutes Everyday
Cruise Whitsundays 14:20 15:30 1 hour 10 minutes Everyday
Cruise Whitsundays 15:05 16:05 1 hour Everyday
Cruise Whitsundays 16:05 17:15 1 hour 10 minutes Everyday
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