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There are 4 ways to get from Brisbane to Coolangatta by bus, train or car

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Bus Byron Easybus  •  1h 48m

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

$29 - $37

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Bus Greyhound Australia  •  2h 5m

  1. Take the bus from Brisbane Coach Terminal to Coolangatta Gx421 / ...

$8 - $22

2 alternative options

Train, line 760 bus  •  2h 14m

  1. Take the train from Central, platform 1 to Varsity Lakes, platform 2 Bdvl / ...
  2. Take the line 760 bus from Varsity Lakes station to Griffith St at Coolangatta East 760

$12 - $16

Drive  •  1h 9m

  1. Drive from Brisbane to Coolangatta 64.1 miles

$9 - $14

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The cheapest way to get from Brisbane to Coolangatta is to drive which costs $12 - $19 and takes 1h 9m.

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The quickest way to get from Brisbane to Coolangatta is to drive which costs $12 - $19 and takes 1h 9m.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Brisbane Coach Terminal and arriving at Coolangatta. Services depart every four hours, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 2h 5m.

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The distance between Brisbane and Coolangatta is 93 km. The road distance is 102.6 km.

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The best way to get from Brisbane to Coolangatta without a car is to bus which takes 1h 48m and costs $40 - $55.

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It takes approximately 1h 48m to get from Brisbane to Coolangatta, including transfers.

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

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

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Yes, the driving distance between Brisbane to Coolangatta is 103 km. It takes approximately 1h 9m to drive from Brisbane to Coolangatta.

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There are 1090+ hotels available in Coolangatta. Prices start at $99 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Brisbane to Coolangatta.
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  • Distance: 57.9 miles
  • Duration: 1h 48m

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

Byron Easybus operates a bus from Brisbane to Coolangatta every 4 hours. Tickets cost $26 - $35 and the journey takes 1h 30m.

Train operators
TRANSLink QLD
Phone
13 12 30
Website
translink.com.au
Train from Central, platform 1 to Varsity Lakes, platform 2
Ave. Duration
1h 23m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$7 - $10
Schedules at
jp.translink.com.au
Bus operators
Byron Easybus
Phone
+612 6685 7447
Email
info@byronbus.com
Website
byronbayshuttle.com.au
Bus from Brisbane Roma St Bus Stop to Gold Coast Airport
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$26 - $35
Website
Byron Easybus
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 Coach Terminal to Coolangatta
Ave. Duration
2h 5m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$8 - $22
Book at
Greyhound.com.au
Saver
$8 - $12
Flexifare
$15 - $22
Premier Motor Service
Phone
+61 2 4423 5233
Email
reservations@premierms.com.au
Website
premierms.com.au
Bus from Brisbane to Tweed Heads Information Centre
Ave. Duration
2h 15m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$13 - $17
Website
Premier Motor Service
TRANSLink QLD
Phone
13 12 30
Website
translink.com.au
Bus from Varsity Lakes station to Griffith St at Coolangatta East
Ave. Duration
39m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Schedules at
jp.translink.com.au

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