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There are 7 ways to get from Brisbane to Blue Mountains by plane, train, bus, night bus or car

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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Fly from Brisbane, train  •  6 h 17 min

  1. Fly from Brisbane (BNE) to Sydney (SYD) BNE - SYD
  2. Take the train from Central Station to Wentworth Falls Station

$176 - $370

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Bus, night bus  •  20 h 30 min

  1. Take the bus from Brisbane Roma Street to Sydney Gx423 / ...
  2. Take the night bus from Central Station, Railway Square, Stand M to Richmond Station, East Market St N71

$114 - $181

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Train to Gold Coast, fly, train  •  8 h 7 min

  1. Take the train from Central, platform 1 to Varsity Lakes, platform 2
  2. Fly from Gold Coast (OOL) to Sydney (SYD) OOL - SYD
  3. Take the train from Central Station to Wentworth Falls Station

$167 - $362

Bus to Toowoomba, fly, train  •  8 h 55 min

  1. Take the bus from Brisbane to Toowoomba
  2. Fly from Toowoomba (WTB) to Sydney (SYD) WTB - SYD
  3. Take the train from Central Station to Wentworth Falls Station

$270 - $550

Train  •  16 h 52 min

  1. Take the train from Brisbane to Strathfield Station 32
  2. Take the train from Strathfield Station to Wentworth Falls Station Blue Mountains Line

$198 - $260

Bus, train  •  21 h 11 min

  1. Take the bus from Brisbane to Hornsby
  2. Take the train from Parramatta Station to Blackheath Station Blue Mountains Line

$170 - $226

Drive  •  11 h 23 min

  1. Drive from Brisbane to Blue Mountains 622.2 miles

$85 - $130

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The cheapest way to get from Brisbane to Blue Mountains is to drive which costs $120 - $180 and takes 11 h 23 min.

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The quickest way to get from Brisbane to Blue Mountains is to fly and train which costs $240 - $550 and takes 6 h 17 min.

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The distance between Brisbane and Blue Mountains is 727 km. The road distance is 995.5 km.

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The best way to get from Brisbane to Blue Mountains without a car is to train which takes 16 h 52 min and costs $270 - $370.

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It takes approximately 6 h 17 min to get from Brisbane to Blue Mountains, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from Brisbane Airport to Sydney Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 35 min.

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Blue Mountains is 1 h ahead of Brisbane. It is currently 10:29 AM in Brisbane and 11:29 AM in Blue Mountains.

Yes, the driving distance between Brisbane to Blue Mountains is 996 km. It takes approximately 11 h 23 min to drive from Brisbane to Blue Mountains.

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Jetstar, Tigerair Australia, Virgin Australia and Qantas offer flights from Brisbane Airport to Sydney Airport.

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There are 294+ hotels available in Blue Mountains. Prices start at $72 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Brisbane to Blue Mountains.
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  • Distance: 454.2 miles
  • Duration: 6 h 17 min

What companies run services between Brisbane, QLD, Australia and Blue Mountains, NSW, Australia?

You can take a train from Brisbane to Blue Mountains via Strathfield Station and Wentworth Falls Station in around 16 h 52 min.

Airlines
Qantas
Website
qantas.com
Flights from Brisbane to Sydney
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $470
Flights from Gold Coast to Sydney
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $380
Flights from Toowoomba to Sydney
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $460
Virgin Australia
Website
virginaustralia.com
Flights from Brisbane to Sydney
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $380
Flights from Gold Coast to Sydney
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $420
Flights from Gold Coast to Sydney via Canberra
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$70 - $420
Jetstar
Website
jetstar.com
Flights from Brisbane to Sydney
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $330
Flights from Gold Coast to Sydney
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $330
Tigerair Australia
Website
tigerair.com.au
Flights from Brisbane to Sydney
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $310
Flights from Gold Coast to Sydney
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $340
Train operators
Transport NSW
Phone
131 500
Website
transportnsw.info
Train from Central Station to Wentworth Falls Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 48 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$9 - $14
Schedules at
tp.transportnsw.info
Economy
$9 - $14
1st Class
$13 - $19
Train from Brisbane to Strathfield Station
Ave. Duration
14 h 4 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$90 - $130
Schedules at
tp.transportnsw.info
Economy
$90 - $130
1st Class
$120 - $180
Train from Strathfield Station to Wentworth Falls Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 36 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Schedules at
tp.transportnsw.info
Economy
$8 - $12
1st Class
$11 - $17
Train from Parramatta Station to Blackheath Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 47 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$9 - $13
Schedules at
tp.transportnsw.info
Economy
$9 - $13
1st Class
$12 - $18
TRANSLink QLD
Phone
13 12 30
Website
translink.com.au
Train from Central, platform 1 to Varsity Lakes, platform 2
Ave. Duration
1 h 23 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$7 - $10
Schedules at
jp.translink.com.au
Bus operators
Murrays Coaches
Phone
(61) 13 22 51
Email
reservations@murrays.com.au
Website
murrays.com.au
Bus from Brisbane to Toowoomba
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$18 - $35
Book at
Murrays Coaches
Greyhound Australia

Greyhound Australia is the country’s only long distance bus operator running services in all states and territories. Greyhound Australia has been operating for 110 years and is the leading bus company in Australia. The extensive network now covers most of the Australian mainland and services more than 5 million passengers every year. Buses are equipped for the long journeys, with free WiFi, air-conditioning, full disability access, USB chargers in every seat and an on-board restroom.

Contact Details
Phone
1300 473946
Website
greyhound.com.au
Bus from Brisbane Roma Street to Sydney
Ave. Duration
15 h 40 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$75 - $140
Book at
Greyhound.com.au
Saver
$75 - $110
Flexifare
$95 - $140
Premier Motor Service
Phone
+61 2 4423 5233
Email
reservations@premierms.com.au
Website
premierms.com.au
Bus from Brisbane to Sydney
Ave. Duration
17 h 45 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$90 - $130
Schedules at
premierms.com.au
Bus from Brisbane to Hornsby
Ave. Duration
16 h 55 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$95 - $130
Schedules at
premierms.com.au
Hillsbus
Phone
(02) 9890 0000
Email
customer.service@cdcbus.com.au
Website
hillsbus.com.au
Night bus from Central Station, Railway Square, Stand M to Richmond Station, East Market St
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
131500.com.au

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The best way to get from Brisbane to Brisbane Airport is to train which takes 20 min and costs $14 - $20.

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