Travel from Brisbane to Adelaide

Train, bus or fly from Brisbane to Adelaide?

Qantas, Jetstar and two other airlines fly from Brisbane to Adelaide hourly. Alternatively, you can take a train from Brisbane to Adelaide via Sydney in around 39 hours 25 minutes.

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How to get from Brisbane to Adelaide

ModeDurationPrice
From Central, platform 3 train to Brisbane airport, fly to Adelaide airport, then bus to Adelaide.4 h 37 min$146
From Brisbane Roma St Bus Stop bus to Gold Coast airport, fly to Adelaide airport, then bus to Adelaide.5 h 42 min$185
From Brisbane train to Sydney then train to Adelaide Parklands.39 h 25 min$794
From Brisbane Roma Street bus to Sydney, bus to Albury, then bus to 85 Franklin St.42 h 20 min$258
From Brisbane drive to Adelaide.22 h 43 min$223

How long does it take to get from Brisbane to Adelaide?

It takes approximately 4 hours 37 minutes to get from Brisbane to Adelaide, including transfers.

Is there a direct train between Brisbane and Adelaide?

No, there is no direct train from Brisbane to Adelaide. However, there are services departing from Brisbane and arriving at Adelaide Parklands via Sydney. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 39 hours 25 minutes.

Is there a direct bus between Brisbane and Adelaide?

No, there is no direct bus from Brisbane to Adelaide. However, there are services departing from Brisbane Roma Street and arriving at 85 Franklin St via Sydney and Albury. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 42 hours 20 minutes.

Operators from Brisbane to Adelaide

OperatorPhoneWebsite
TRANSLink QLDTRANSLink QLD
QantasQantas
JetstarJetstar
Virgin AustraliaVirgin Australia
Tigerair AustraliaTigerair Australia
Adelaide Metro (Torrens Transit)1300 311 108Adelaide Metro (Torrens Transit)
Byron EasybusByron Easybus
Transport NSW131 500Transport NSW
Great Southern Rail - Indian Pacific1800 703 357Great Southern Rail - Indian Pacific
Greyhound Australia1300 473946Greyhound Australia
Firefly Express1300 730 740Firefly Express
V-Line1800 800 007V-Line