an easy way to getaway
How to get to Magnetic Island
With a 3 hour direct flight from Melbourne to Townsville* (and only 10-15 minutes from the Townsville airport to the ferry terminal), your tropical island holiday on the Great Barrier Reef is only 25 minutes by Sealink passenger ferry. Alternatively take your car via the island Fantasea Cruising Magnetic vehicle barge (45 minutes).
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* 2.5 hours Sydney to Townsville, 2 hours Brisbane to Townsville, 50 minutes Cairns to Townsville and 4.5+ hours Perth to Townsville.