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Townsville to Airlie Beach drive

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 Ayr (Queensland)
 Whitsundays Region
   Airlie Beach 
driving   /   1 day

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Townsville to Airlie Beach road trip planner

Here's a sample itinerary for a drive from Townsville to Airlie Beach. If you're planning a road trip to Airlie Beach, 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.

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10:00 am  start in Townsville
drive for about 1 hour

11:11 am  Ayr (Queensland)
stay for about 1 hour
and leave at 12:11 pm
drive for about 1.5 hours

1:31 pm  Bowen
stay for about 1 hour
and leave at 2:31 pm
drive for about 50 minutes

3:21 pm  Whitsundays Region
stay for about 1 hour
and leave at 4:21 pm
drive for about 25 minutes

4:46 pm  arrive in Airlie Beach

driving ≈ 4 hours

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Where should I stop along the way?

Ayr (Queensland)

Bowen  (3 answers)

Whitsundays Region  (5 mentions)

What are some things to do in Airlie Beach?

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!

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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 Airlie Beach to Townsville drive, or go to the main page to plan a new road trip.

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

You can also compare the travel time if you're flying or driving by calculating the distance from Townsville to Airlie Beach. Or get a full Townsville to Airlie Beach 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 Townsville well, please help your fellow travelers and answer their questions about Townsville!

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


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