There are 4 ways to get from Brisbane to Birkdale by train, taxi, car or towncar

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Train  •  53 min

  1. Take the train from Central, platform 2 to Birkdale, platform 1 Shcl / ...

$4 - $6

3 alternative options

Taxi  •  24 min

  1. Take a taxi from Brisbane to Birkdale 14.8 miles

$40 - $55

Drive  •  24 min

  1. Drive from Brisbane to Birkdale 14.8 miles

$2 - $3

Uber  •  24 min

  1. Take an Uber from Brisbane to Birkdale 14.8 miles

$29 - $40

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The cheapest way to get from Brisbane to Birkdale is to drive which costs $2 - $5 and takes 24 min.

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The quickest way to get from Brisbane to Birkdale is to taxi which costs $55 - $75 and takes 24 min.

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The distance between Brisbane and Birkdale is 19 km. The road distance is 23.7 km.

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The train from Central, platform 2 to Birkdale, platform 1 takes 53 min including transfers and departs every 30 minutes.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Central, platform 2 and arriving at Birkdale, platform 1. Services depart every 30 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 53 min.

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What companies run services between Brisbane, QLD, Australia and Birkdale, QLD, Australia?

TRANSLink QLD operates a train from Brisbane to Birkdale every 30 minutes. Tickets cost $4 - $6 and the journey takes 53 min.

Train operators
TRANSLink QLD
Website
translink.com.au
Train from Central, platform 2 to Birkdale, platform 1
Ave. Duration
53 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Schedules at
jp.translink.com.au
Other operators
Uber Brisbane
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Brisbane to Birkdale
Ave. Duration
24 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$29 - $40
Signup at
uber.com
uberASSIST
$29 - $40
uberX
$29 - $40
uberXL
$40 - $60
uberSELECT
$45 - $65
Taxi from Brisbane to Birkdale
Ave. Duration
24 min
Estimated price
$40 - $55
Black & White Cabs
Phone
+61 13 32 22
Website
blackandwhitecabs.com.au
Yellow Cab Co
Phone
+61 13 19 24
Website
yellowcab.com.au

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