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Whitsunday Coast Airport (PPP)
Whitsunday Coast Airport, also known as Proserpine, is the nearest airport to the Whitsunday Coast. It lies 26 km away from Airlie Beach which equals roughly 30 minutes by car. Both taxis and busses meet all flights. There is a shuttle bus to Airlie Beach. One-way and return tickets available.
Unless you are a New Zealand citizen granted visa exemption on arrival (in most cases), you will need to obtain a visa prior to visiting Australia. Citizens of all European Union countries, as well as Andorra, Norway, Iceland, San Marino, Switzerland, Liechtenstein, Monaco, and Vatican City are eligible for an eVisitor visa, which can be…
Best Time To Visit
If you are looking to visit the Whitsunday Coast when temperatures are the most pleasant and there is the lowest chance of rainfall, you should visit in spring, preferably in September. However, this is also the time where most tourists can be expected to arrive. The conditions are perfect for all kinds of outdoor activities…
Buses and trains operate in the town of Proserpine. There are also services to Airlie Beach and the Whitsunday Coast.
There are plenty of taxis available throughout the area. Here is one option — Mackay Whitsunday Taxi.