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

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Bus, line 605 bus  •  2h 33m

  1. Take the bus from Abbotsford Rd at Bowen Hills to Landsborough station R611
  2. Take the line 605 bus from Landsborough station to Bowman Rd near First Ave 605

$8 - $11

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Train, line 605 bus  •  2h 33m

  1. Take the train from Central station, platform 6 to Landsborough station, platform 1 Brgy / ...
  2. Take the line 605 bus from Landsborough station to Bowman Rd near First Ave 605

$11 - $16

Drive  •  1h 5m

  1. Drive from Brisbane to Caloundra 91 km

$11 - $17

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The cheapest way to get from Brisbane to Caloundra is to bus and line 605 bus which costs $7 - $11 and takes 2h 33m.

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The quickest way to get from Brisbane to Caloundra is to drive which costs $11 - $17 and takes 1h 5m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Brisbane to Caloundra. However, there are services departing from Abbotsford Rd at Bowen Hills and arriving at Bowman Rd near First Ave via Landsborough station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2h 33m.

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The distance between Brisbane and Caloundra is 74 km. The road distance is 91 km.

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The best way to get from Brisbane to Caloundra without a car is to bus and line 605 bus which takes 2h 33m and costs $7 - $11.

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It takes approximately 2h 33m to get from Brisbane to Caloundra, including transfers.

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Brisbane to Caloundra bus services, operated by TRANSLink QLD, depart from Abbotsford Rd at Bowen Hills station.

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Brisbane to Caloundra bus services, operated by TRANSLink QLD, arrive at Bowman Rd near First Ave station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Brisbane to Caloundra is 91 km. It takes approximately 1h 5m to drive from Brisbane to Caloundra.

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There are 461+ hotels available in Caloundra. Prices start at $150 AUD per night.

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  • Distance: 74.5 km
  • Duration: 2h 33m

What companies run services between Brisbane, QLD, Australia and Caloundra, QLD, Australia?

You can take a bus from Brisbane to Caloundra via Landsborough station in around 2h 33m.

Train operators
TRANSLink QLD
Phone
13 12 30
Website
translink.com.au
Train from Central station, platform 6 to Landsborough station, platform 1
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Website
TRANSLink QLD
Bus operators
TRANSLink QLD
Phone
13 12 30
Website
translink.com.au
Bus from Abbotsford Rd at Bowen Hills to Landsborough station
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Website
TRANSLink QLD
Bus from Landsborough station to Bowman Rd near First Ave
Ave. Duration
27 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Website
TRANSLink QLD

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