Travelling to Hamilton Island Getting here

Whether you’re arriving by plane, or by boat, Hamilton Island makes it easy - with complimentary accommodation transfers, and daily services to and from the island.

How to get to Hamilton Island

Hamilton Island has its own commercial jet airport, so accessing Hamilton Island is easy with short, daily direct flights from Sydney, Melbourne, Brisbane and Cairns and excellent connections from other Australian cities.
There are also quick and regular 30-minute direct boat transfers departing from Shute Harbour on the mainland.

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To find out more about how to get to Hamilton Island and Queensland's Whitsunday Islands visit the Hamilton Island website.