Drive      Fly      Stay      Login    Signup

Airlie Beach to Townsville drive

(tap on any row to expand for more details)

  Airlie Beach
 Ayr (Queensland)
driving   /   1 day

Rooms:     Travelers:

Airlie Beach to Townsville road trip planner

Here's a sample itinerary for a drive from Airlie Beach to Townsville. If you're planning a road trip to Townsville, you can research locations to stop along the way. Find the best hotels, restaurants, and attractions based on the most talked about places recommended by Trippy members.

customize this trip

10:00 am  start in Airlie Beach
drive for about 59 minutes

10:59 am  Bowen
stay for about 1 hour
and leave at 11:59 am
drive for about 1.5 hours

1:23 pm  Ayr (Queensland)
stay for about 1 hour
and leave at 2:23 pm
drive for about 1 hour

3:24 pm  Townsville
stay for about 1 hour
and leave at 4:24 pm
drive for about 5 minutes

4:29 pm  arrive in Townsville

driving ≈ 3.5 hours

drive this trip in  

  Change your route
  Alternate route
Enter a city to drive through, or find all trips from Airlie Beach to Townsville.

Where should I stop along the way?

Bowen  (3 answers)

Ayr (Queensland)

Townsville  (3 mentions)

What are some things to do in Townsville?

This section could be endless, so rather than trying to suggest every local activity or attraction, we'll leave it open-ended.

Of course, Trippy is the perfect place to ask questions because there's an entire community of travelers talking to each other and sharing tips and advice. Trippy is where you can get answers personalized for your tastes, budgets, trip dates & more!

Click the button below to explore more questions and answers related to Townsville.

Do I really have to go back home?

Yes, even this step is optional, because if you're on vacation who wants the trip to end? It's okay, you can start planning your next trip!

Want to plan the trip back? Get the reverse directions for a Townsville to Airlie Beach drive, or go to the main page to plan a new road trip.

Looking for ideas for more destinations within driving distance of Airlie Beach? Try searching for places within 3 hours of Airlie Beach.

You can also compare the travel time if you're flying or driving by calculating the distance from Airlie Beach to Townsville. Or get a full Airlie Beach to Townsville flight plan.

Don't forget about exploring your own hometown with a staycation. You can also find some cool day trips or get away for a weekend.

And if you know Airlie Beach well, please help your fellow travelers and answer their questions about Airlie Beach!

At a Glance
without making any stops
total driving distance is 173 miles
driving time of 3 hours, 14 minutes
9 Airlie Beach travel answers
3 Bowen travel answers
4 Townsville travel answers


Questions   ·   Destinations   ·   Drive   ·   Fly   ·   Airports   ·   Stay   ·   Search

Login   ·   About   ·   FAQ   ·   Feedback   ·   Privacy   ·   Terms