There are 9 ways to get from Brisbane Airport (BNE) to St Lucia by train, bus, taxi, car, shuttle or towncar

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, line 66 bus  •  41 min

  1. Take the train from International Airport, platform 1 to Park Road, platform 1 Bdvl / ...
  2. Take the line 66 bus from Boggo Road, platform 6 to UQ Lakes station 66 / ...

$13 - $19

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Bus, line 66 bus  •  1 h 11 min

  1. Take the bus from Brisbane International Airport to Brisbane Roma St Bus Stop Southbound - Brisbane Int. to Byron / ...
  2. Take the line 66 bus from Roma Street busway, platform 2 to UQ Lakes station 66

$5 - $27

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Train, line 412 bus  •  49 min

  1. Take the train from International Airport, platform 1 to Central, platform 1 Bdvl / ...
  2. Take the line 412 bus from Roma Street Stop 138 near Ann St to Coldridge St near Carmody Rd, stop 23a 412

$13 - $20

Train, line 411 bus  •  52 min

  1. Take the train from International Airport, platform 1 to Central, platform 1 Bdvl / ...
  2. Take the line 411 bus from Wickham Terrace Stop 158 Stand A near Turbot St to UQ Chancellor's Place, zone C 411

$13 - $20

Taxi  •  18 min

  1. Take a taxi from Brisbane Airport (BNE) to St Lucia 12.9 miles

$35 - $45

Drive  •  18 min

  1. Drive from Brisbane Airport (BNE) to St Lucia 12.9 miles

$1 - $3

Shuttle  •  18 min

  1. Take a shuttle bus from Brisbane Airport to St Lucia

$11 - $85

Towncar  •  18 min

  1. Take a town car from Brisbane Airport to St Lucia 12.9 miles

$60 - $90

Uber  •  18 min

  1. Take an Uber from Brisbane Airport (BNE) to St Lucia 12.9 miles

$24 - $35

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Brisbane Airport (BNE) to St Lucia is to drive which costs $2 - $4 and takes 18 min.

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The quickest way to get from Brisbane Airport (BNE) to St Lucia is to taxi which costs $50 - $65 and takes 18 min.

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The distance between Brisbane Airport (BNE) and St Lucia is 15 km. The road distance is 20.6 km.

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It takes approximately 41 min to get from Brisbane Airport (BNE) to St Lucia, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Brisbane Airport (BNE) to St Lucia station. However, there are services departing from Brisbane International Airport and arriving at UQ Lakes station via Roma Street busway, platform 2. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 11 min.

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The nearest airport to St Lucia is Brisbane (BNE) Airport which is 15 km away. Other nearby airports include Gold Coast (OOL) (89.3 km), Maroochydore (MCY) (99.6 km), Toowoomba (WTB) (107.7 km) and Ballina (BNK) (158.3 km).

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Map of how to get from Brisbane Airport (BNE) to St Lucia.
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  • Distance: 9.3 miles
  • Duration: 41 min

What companies run services between Brisbane Airport (BNE), Australia and St Lucia, QLD, Australia?

You can take a bus from Brisbane Airport (BNE) to St Lucia via Brisbane Roma St Bus Stop and Roma Street busway, platform 2 in around 1 h 11 min.

Train operators
TRANSLink QLD
Website
translink.com.au
Train from International Airport, platform 1 to Park Road, platform 1
Ave. Duration
34 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$10 - $16
Schedules at
jp.translink.com.au
Online
$10 - $13
Standard
$12 - $16
Train from International Airport, platform 1 to Central, platform 1
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$10 - $15
Schedules at
jp.translink.com.au
Online
$10 - $13
Standard
$11 - $15
Bus operators
TRANSLink QLD
Website
translink.com.au
Bus from Boggo Road, platform 6 to UQ Lakes station
Ave. Duration
5 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $4
Schedules at
jp.translink.com.au
Bus from Roma Street Stop 138 near Ann St to Coldridge St near Carmody Rd, stop 23a
Ave. Duration
16 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
jp.translink.com.au
Bus from Wickham Terrace Stop 158 Stand A near Turbot St to UQ Chancellor's Place, zone C
Ave. Duration
27 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
jp.translink.com.au
Bus from Roma Street busway, platform 2 to UQ Lakes station
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
jp.translink.com.au
Byron Easybus
Website
byronbayshuttle.com.au
Bus from Brisbane International Airport to Brisbane Roma St Bus Stop
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$17 - $22
Schedules at
byronbayshuttle.com.au
Greyhound Australia
Phone
1300 473946
Website
greyhound.com.au
Bus from Brisbane International Airport to Brisbane
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$1 - $12
Schedules at
Greyhound.com.au
Book at
Greyhound.com.au
Saver
$1 - $3
Flexifare
$8 - $12
Other operators
Uber Brisbane
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Brisbane Airport (BNE) to St Lucia
Ave. Duration
18 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$24 - $35
Signup at
uber.com
Assist
$24 - $35
UberX
$24 - $35
UberXL
$35 - $50
Select
$35 - $55
Taxi from Brisbane Airport (BNE) to St Lucia
Ave. Duration
18 min
Estimated price
$35 - $45
Black & White Cabs
Phone
+61 13 32 22
Website
blackandwhitecabs.com.au
Yellow Cab Co
Phone
+61 13 19 24
Website
yellowcab.com.au
Jayride
Ave. Duration
18 min
Frequency
On demand
Shuttle from Brisbane Airport to St Lucia
Estimated price
$11 - $85
Towncar from Brisbane Airport to St Lucia
Estimated price
$60 - $90

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