Airlie Beach
Daydream Island
Ferries to Whitsunday Islands
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Airlie Beach Daydream Island Ferry

The Airlie Beach Daydream Island ferry route connects Australia with Whitsunday Islands. Currently there is just the 1 ferry company operating this ferry service, Cruise Whitsundays. The crossing operates up to 63 times each week with sailing durations from around 30 minutes.

Airlie Beach Daydream Island sailing durations and frequency may vary from season to season so we’d advise doing a live check to get the most up to date information.

For more information, please visit our Ferries from Australia to Whitsunday Islands page.
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Most popular questions

How long is the ferry from Airlie Beach to Daydream Island?

The typical crossing time for ferries from Airlie Beach to Daydream Island is approximately 30m. However, please keep in mind that sailing duration might change depending on what season you choose to travel.

How much is the ferry from Airlie Beach to Daydream Island?

The average price of a ferry from Airlie Beach to Daydream Island is approximately 133 €. However, please remember that the price of a ferry from Airlie Beach to Daydream Island can differ depending on the season. Price exclusive of booking fees.

Which ferry companies operate between Airlie Beach to Daydream Island?

There is 1 ferry operator for Airlie Beach to Daydream Island and this is
  • Cruise Whitsundays

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

Ferries from Airlie Beach to Daydream Island are available for booking through our deal finder. Please also visit our offers page to stay updated with all the latest ferry offers on this route.

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

Yes, you can currently travel as a foot passenger onboard the ferries from Airlie Beach to Daydream Island with
  • Cruise Whitsundays

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

No, only foot passengers can travel on the ferry.

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

Unfortunately, pets are not permitted onboard this ferry service so please look for alternative routes which accommodate pets.

How far is Daydream Island from Airlie Beach?

Airlie Beach to Daydream Island is approximately 6 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 Daydream Island Ferry Timetables

Timetables between 2024-06-10 and 2024-06-16


Operator Departure Time Arrival Time Duration Sailing Days
Cruise Whitsundays 07:00 07:30 30 minutes Everyday
Cruise Whitsundays 07:15 07:45 30 minutes Everyday
Cruise Whitsundays 08:30 09:00 30 minutes Everyday
Cruise Whitsundays 10:30 11:00 30 minutes Everyday
Cruise Whitsundays 11:35 12:05 30 minutes Everyday
Cruise Whitsundays 12:50 13:20 30 minutes Everyday
Cruise Whitsundays 14:20 14:50 30 minutes Everyday
Cruise Whitsundays 16:05 16:35 30 minutes Everyday
Cruise Whitsundays 19:00 19:30 30 minutes Everyday
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