There are 6 ways to get from Brisbane to Blue Mountains by plane, train, bus or car

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Fly from Brisbane, train  •  6 h 18 min

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

$176 - $381

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Bus to Gold Coast, fly, train  •  7 h 12 min

  1. Take the bus from Brisbane Roma St Bus Stop to Gold Coast Airport
  2. Fly from Gold Coast (OOL) to Sydney (SYD) OOL - SYD
  3. Take the train from Central Station to Wentworth Falls Station

$183 - $389

Bus to Toowoomba, fly, train  •  8 h 46 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

$262 - $554

Train  •  16 h 48 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

$200 - $274

Bus  •  22 h 8 min

  1. Take the bus from Brisbane to Chatswood

$210 - $281

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 18 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 48 min and costs $270 - $380.

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It takes approximately 6 h 18 min to get from Brisbane to Blue Mountains, including transfers.

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The best way to get from Brisbane to Blue Mountains is to train which takes 16 h 48 min and costs $270 - $380. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $280 - $390 and takes 22 h 8 min.

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

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There are 248+ 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 18 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 48 min. Alternatively, Premier Motor Service operates a bus from Brisbane to Blue Mountains once daily. Tickets cost $100 - $140 and the journey takes 17 h 20 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 29 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $370
Flights from Toowoomba to Sydney
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 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
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 29 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 - $20
Train from Brisbane to Strathfield Station
Ave. Duration
14 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$90 - $140
Schedules at
tp.transportnsw.info
Economy
$90 - $140
1st Class
$120 - $190
Train from Strathfield Station to Wentworth Falls Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 36 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8 - $13
Schedules at
tp.transportnsw.info
Economy
$8 - $13
1st Class
$11 - $17
Bus operators
Byron Easybus
Website
byronbayshuttle.com.au
Bus from Brisbane Roma St Bus Stop to Gold Coast Airport
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$26 - $35
Schedules at
byronbayshuttle.com.au
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 to Toowoomba
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$10 - $25
Schedules at
Greyhound.com.au
Book at
Greyhound.com.au
Saver
$10 - $15
Flexifare
$18 - $25
Premier Motor Service
Website
premierms.com.au
Bus from Brisbane to Chatswood
Ave. Duration
17 h 20 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$100 - $140
Schedules at
premierms.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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