There are 5 ways to get from Brisbane to Coolum Beach by train, bus or car

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

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Train  •  2 h 9 min

  1. Take the train from Central, platform 6 to Nambour, platform 3 Ipna / ...

$54 - $67

Cheapest option

Bus  •  2 h 25 min

  1. Take the bus from Brisbane to Coolum Beach Gx505

$10 - $26

3 alternative options

Train, line 610 bus  •  3 h 32 min

  1. Take the train from Central, platform 6 to Nambour, platform 3 Ipna / ...
  2. Take the line 610 bus from Nambour station to Maroochydore station, platform 1 610 / ...

$17 - $24

Train, line 615 bus  •  3 h 42 min

  1. Take the train from Central, platform 6 to Landsborough, platform 1 Ipna / ...
  2. Take the line 615 bus from Landsborough station to Maroochydore station, platform 2 615

$15 - $23

Drive  •  1 h 21 min

  1. Drive from Brisbane to Coolum Beach 70.9 miles

$10 - $15

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The cheapest way to get from Brisbane to Coolum Beach is to drive which costs $13 - $20 and takes 1 h 21 min.

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The quickest way to get from Brisbane to Coolum Beach is to drive which takes 1 h 21 min and costs $13 - $20.

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The distance between Brisbane and Coolum Beach is 104 km. The road distance is 113 km.

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It takes approximately 2 h 9 min to get from Brisbane to Coolum Beach, including transfers.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Brisbane and arriving at Coolum Beach. Services depart once daily. The journey takes approximately 2 h 25 min.

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What companies run services between Brisbane, QLD, Australia and Coolum Beach, QLD, Australia?

TRANSLink QLD operates a train from Brisbane to Coolum Beach hourly. Tickets cost $9 - $12 and the journey takes 1 h 49 min. Alternatively, Greyhound Australia operates a bus from Brisbane to Coolum Beach once daily. Tickets cost $10 - $26 and the journey takes 2 h 25 min.

Train operators
TRANSLink QLD
Website
translink.com.au
Train from Central, platform 6 to Nambour, platform 3
Ave. Duration
1 h 49 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$9 - $12
Schedules at
translink.com.au
Train from Central, platform 6 to Landsborough, platform 1
Ave. Duration
1 h 21 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7 - $10
Schedules at
translink.com.au
Bus operators
Greyhound Australia
Phone
1300 473946
Website
greyhound.com.au
Bus from Brisbane to Coolum Beach
Ave. Duration
2 h 25 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$10 - $26
Schedules at
Greyhound.com.au
Book at
Greyhound.com.au
Saver
$10 - $15
Flexifare
$18 - $26
TRANSLink QLD
Website
translink.com.au
Bus from Nambour station to Maroochydore station, platform 1
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Schedules at
jp.translink.com.au
Bus from Landsborough station to Maroochydore station, platform 2
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Schedules at
jp.translink.com.au

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