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

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Train  •  2 h 3 min

  1. Take the train from Central, platform 1 to Varsity Lakes, platform 2 Bdvl / ...

$11 - $15

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Bus  •  2 h 20 min

  1. Take the bus from Brisbane Roma St Bus Stop to Gold Coast Airport Southbound - Brisbane Int. to Byron / ...

$33 - $43

Drive  •  59 min

  1. Drive from Brisbane to Burleigh Heads 55.5 miles

$7 - $12

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The cheapest way to get from Brisbane to Burleigh Heads is to drive which costs $10 - $16 and takes 59 min.

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The quickest way to get from Brisbane to Burleigh Heads is to drive which costs $10 - $16 and takes 59 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Brisbane to Burleigh Heads. However, there are services departing from Brisbane Roma St Bus Stop and arriving at Stockland Burleigh Heads via Gold Coast Airport and Burleigh Heads. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 20 min.

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The distance between Brisbane and Burleigh Heads is 81 km. The road distance is 88.8 km.

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The best way to get from Brisbane to Burleigh Heads without a car is to train which takes 2 h 3 min and costs $15 - $21.

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It takes approximately 2 h 3 min to get from Brisbane to Burleigh Heads, including transfers.

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Brisbane to Burleigh Heads bus services, operated by Byron Easybus, depart from Brisbane Roma St Bus Stop station.

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The best way to get from Brisbane to Burleigh Heads is to train which takes 2 h 3 min and costs $15 - $21. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $45 - $60 and takes 2 h 20 min.

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Brisbane to Burleigh Heads bus services, operated by Byron Easybus, arrive at Gold Coast Airport station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Brisbane to Burleigh Heads is 89 km. It takes approximately 59 min to drive from Brisbane to Burleigh Heads.

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There are 1013+ hotels available in Burleigh Heads. Prices start at $94 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Brisbane to Burleigh Heads.
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  • Distance: 50.8 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 3 min

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

TRANSLink QLD operates a train from Brisbane to Burleigh Heads every 30 minutes. Tickets cost $7 - $11 and the journey takes 1 h 23 min. Alternatively, Byron Easybus operates a bus from Brisbane to Burleigh Heads hourly. Tickets cost $26 - $35 and the journey takes 1 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
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

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