There are 4 ways to get from Blackwater to Emerald by bus, train, taxi or car

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Recommended option

Bus  •  55 min

  1. Gx475 / ...

$6 - $19

3 alternative options

Train  •  1 h 40 min

  1. Spirit of the Outback

$15 - $21

Taxi  •  1 h 5 min

  1. 47.5 miles

$140 - $170

Drive  •  1 h 5 min

  1. 47.5 miles

$6 - $10

What companies run services between Blackwater, QLD, Australia and Emerald, QLD, Australia?

Greyhound Australia operates a bus from Blackwater to Emerald once daily. Tickets cost $6 - $19 and the journey takes 55 min. Alternatively, Queensland Rail Travel operates a train from Blackwater to Emerald twice a week. Tickets cost $15 - $21 and the journey takes 1 h 40 min.

Train operators
Queensland Rail Travel
Phone
1300 131 722
Email
reservations@qr.com.au
Website
queenslandrailtravel.com.au
Train from Blackwater to Emerald
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$15 - $21
Schedules at
queenslandrailtravel.com.au
Bus operators
Greyhound Australia
Phone
1300 473946
Website
greyhound.com.au
Bus from Blackwater to Emerald station
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$6 - $19
Schedules at
Greyhound.com.au
Book at
Greyhound.com.au
Saver
$6 - $9
Flexifare
$13 - $19
Other operators
Taxi from Blackwater to Emerald
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Estimated price
$140 - $170

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Blackwater and Emerald is 74 km. The road distance is 76 km.

The cheapest way to get from Blackwater to Emerald is to drive which costs $9 - $13 and takes 1 h 5 min.

The quickest way to get from Blackwater to Emerald is to bus which takes 55 min and costs $8 - $25.

Yes, there is a direct train departing from Blackwater and arriving at Emerald. Services depart twice a week. The journey takes approximately 1 h 40 min.

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Blackwater and arriving at Emerald station. Services depart once daily. The journey takes approximately 55 min.

The bus from Blackwater to Emerald station takes 55 min including transfers and departs once daily.