How to travel from Batemans Bay to Hamilton Island, Australia

The distance between Batemans Bay and Hamilton Island is around 1,792km (1,114 miles) and the quickest way to get there is to fly which takes around 3h 55m.

5 routes found

We've found 5 different ways to get from Batemans Bay to Hamilton Island by bus, plane, train and ferry. The recommended routes, which include information on duration, ticket price, and level of difficulty, can be found below.

👋 Also check out Hamilton IslandBatemans Bay if you're planning a return trip.

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Fly

Fly from Moruya (MYA) to Hamilton Island (HTI).

  • Duration3h 55m
  • Flight time3h 35m
  • Typical cost
    A$570($385)
Operated by

Regional Express

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Bus and Ferry

Take the bus to Sydney then Brisbane and then to Airlie Beach then take a ferry to Hamilton Island Marina.

  • Duration1 day 21h
  • Departsonce daily
  • Typical cost
    A$405($275)
Operated by

Multiple operators

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Bus, Train and Ferry

Take the bus to Albion Park Rail then take the train to Central Station then take the bus to Beenleigh then take the train to Eagle Junction station platform 2 then take the bus to Airlie Beach then take a ferry to Hamilton Island Marina.

  • Duration1 day 21h
  • Departsonce daily
  • Typical cost
    A$405($275)
Operated by

Multiple operators

Frequently asked questionsabout travel between Batemans Bay and Hamilton Island

There are several options for getting from Batemans Bay to Hamilton Island by bus, plane, train and ferry. The cheapest option is to take the bus and then take a ferry which costs around A$405 ($275) and will take around 1 day 21h. If you need to get there more quickly, you can fly and arrive in approximately 3h 55m, though it is a bit more costly at approximately A$570 ($385).

The distance between Batemans Bay and Hamilton Island is around 1,792km (1,114 miles). In a direct line (as the crow flies), the distance is 1,711km (1,063 miles)

It takes around 6h 20m to get from Batemans Bay and Hamilton Island by bus and plane.

The quickest way to get from Batemans Bay to Hamilton Island is to fly which takes around 3h 55m and will set you back approx A$570 ($385).

The cheapest way to travel between Batemans Bay and Hamilton Island is to take the bus and then take a ferry which will typically cost around A$405 ($275) for a standard one-way ticket.

Train travel

There is no train service that runs between Batemans Bay and Hamilton Island. We recommend that you fly from Moruya (MYA) to Hamilton Island (HTI). instead which will take 3h 55m.

Bus travel

Sorry, looks like there is no bus service that runs between Batemans Bay and Hamilton Island. We recommend that you fly from Moruya (MYA) to Hamilton Island (HTI). instead which will take 3h 55m.

Flights and Airlines

Yes you can fly from Batemans Bay and Hamilton Island. Flights depart from Moruya (MYA) and arrive at Hamilton Island (HTI) - via Sydney (SYD). The flight takes around 3h 35m.

There is no direct flight from Batemans Bay to Hamilton Island. There is however a flight that goes via Sydney (SYD). This services will take at least 3h 55m (not including layover time).

The flight from Batemans Bay to Hamilton Island typically takes around 3h 35m. Flights depart from Moruya (MYA) and and arrive into Hamilton Island (HTI).

The closest major airport to Hamilton Island is Hamilton Island Airport (HTI) (HTI) which is approximately 1km (1 miles) from Hamilton Island. Whitsunday Coast Airport (PPP) (PPP) and Cairns Airport (CNS) (CNS) are also nearby and might be a better alternative airport depending on where you are flying from.

Drive yourself

No, its not really possible or feasible to drive from Batemans Bay to Hamilton Island. We recommend that you take the bus to Jolimont Centre then fly from Canberra (CBR) to Hamilton Island (HTI). instead which will take 6h 20m.

If you don't have a car, the easiest way to get from Batemans Bay to Hamilton Island is to take the bus and then fly which takes, on average, 6h 20m and will usually cost around A$850 ($570).

How do I get from Batemans Bay to Hamilton Island

Compare travel optionsbetween Batemans Bay and Hamilton Island

Transport options from Batemans Bay to Hamilton Island
Transport optionDurationCostFrequencyDistance
Fly + 2 similar
3h 55m
A$570($385)
on demand1,792km (1,114 miles)
Bus and Plane6h 20m
A$850($570)
once daily1,923km (1,195 miles)
Bus, Train and Plane7h 5m
A$450($305)
once daily1,793km (1,114 miles)
Bus and Ferry
1 day 21h
A$405($275)
once daily2,691km (1,672 miles)
Bus, Train and Ferry
1 day 21h
A$405($275)
once daily2,682km (1,666 miles)

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Airports near Hamilton Island

The following major airports near Hamilton Island offer regular flights to various popular destinations within Australia and internationally.

HTI
Hamilton Island Airport (HTI)
Domestic Airport
Distance
1km (1 miles) from Hamilton Island
PPP
Whitsunday Coast Airport (PPP)
Domestic Airport
Distance
45km (28 miles) from Hamilton Island
CNS
Cairns Airport (CNS)
International Airport
Distance
513km (319 miles) from Hamilton Island