There are 3 ways to get from Brisbane to Brunswick Heads by train, taxi, bus or car

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Train, taxi  •  2 h 6 min

  1. Take the train from Central, platform 1 to Varsity Lakes, platform 2 Bdvl / ...
  2. Take a taxi from Varsity Lakes, platform 2 to Brunswick Heads

$118 - $150

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Bus  •  3 h 30 min

  1. Take the bus from Brisbane to Brunswick Heads

$19 - $26

1 alternative option

Drive  •  1 h 37 min

  1. Drive from Brisbane to Brunswick Heads 93.1 miles

$13 - $20

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The cheapest way to get from Brisbane to Brunswick Heads is to drive which costs $18 - $27 and takes 1 h 37 min.

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The quickest way to get from Brisbane to Brunswick Heads is to drive which costs $18 - $27 and takes 1 h 37 min.

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The distance between Brisbane and Brunswick Heads is 130 km. The road distance is 148.9 km.

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It takes approximately 2 h 6 min to get from Brisbane to Brunswick Heads, including transfers.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Brisbane and arriving at Brunswick Heads. Services depart once daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 3 h 30 min.

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The nearest airport to Brunswick Heads is Ballina (BNK) Airport which is 33.3 km away. Other nearby airports include Gold Coast (OOL) (41.6 km), Lismore (LSY) (42.4 km), Brisbane (BNE) (133.8 km) and Maroochydore (MCY) (219.7 km).

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Map of how to get from Brisbane to Brunswick Heads.
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  • Distance: 81 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 6 min

What companies run services between Brisbane, QLD, Australia and Brunswick Heads, NSW, Australia?

Premier Motor Service operates a bus from Brisbane to Brunswick Heads once daily. Tickets cost $19 - $26 and the journey takes 3 h 30 min.

Train operators
TRANSLink QLD
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 - $11
Schedules at
jp.translink.com.au
Bus operators
Premier Motor Service
Website
premierms.com.au
Bus from Brisbane to Brunswick Heads
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$19 - $26
Schedules at
premierms.com.au
Other operators
Taxi from Varsity Lakes, platform 2 to Brunswick Heads
Ave. Duration
43 min
Estimated price
$110 - $140
GC Cabs
Phone
+61 7 5588 1234
Website
gccabs.com.au

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