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There are 5 ways to get from Brisbane to Birkdale by train, bus, taxi, car or towncar

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Train  •  53 min

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

$3 - $5

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Bus  •  55 min

  1. Take the bus from Boggo Road, platform 5 to Birkdale station R295

$4 - $6

Taxi  •  24 min

  1. Take a taxi from Brisbane to Birkdale 14.8 miles

$40 - $50

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

$27 - $40

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The cheapest way to get from Brisbane to Birkdale is to drive which costs $3 - $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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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Boggo Road, platform 5 and arriving at Birkdale station station. Services depart hourly, and operate Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday. The journey takes approximately 55 min.

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

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The best way to get from Brisbane to Birkdale without a car is to train which takes 53 min and costs $5 - $7.

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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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Brisbane to Birkdale bus services, operated by TRANSLink QLD, depart from Boggo Road, platform 5 station.

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Brisbane to Birkdale train services, operated by TRANSLink QLD, depart from Central, platform 2 station.

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The best way to get from Brisbane to Birkdale is to train which takes 53 min and costs $5 - $7. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $6 - $9 and takes 55 min.

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Map of how to get from Brisbane to Birkdale.
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  • Distance: 11.7 miles
  • Duration: 53 min

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 $3 - $5 and the journey takes 53 min. Alternatively, TRANSLink QLD operates a bus from Brisbane to Birkdale hourly. Tickets cost $4 - $6 and the journey takes 55 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
$3 - $5
Schedules at
jp.translink.com.au
Bus operators
TRANSLink QLD
Other operators
Uber Brisbane
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Brisbane to Birkdale
Ave. Duration
24 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$27 - $40
Signup at
uber.com
Assist
$27 - $40
UberX
$27 - $40
UberXL
$35 - $55
Select
$40 - $60
Taxi from Brisbane to Birkdale
Ave. Duration
24 min
Estimated price
$40 - $50
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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Brisbane to Birkdale bus services, operated by TRANSLink QLD, arrive at Birkdale station.

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Brisbane to Birkdale train services, operated by TRANSLink QLD, arrive at Birkdale, platform 1 station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Brisbane to Birkdale is 24 km. It takes approximately 24 min to drive from Brisbane to Birkdale.

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There are 617+ hotels available in Birkdale. Prices start at $74 USD per night.

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