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

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Fly  •  2 h 42 min

  1. Fly from Brisbane (BNE) to Gladstone (GLT) BNE - GLT

$116 - $325

Cheapest option

Bus  •  11 h 20 min

  1. Take the bus from Brisbane to Gladstone Gx402

$55 - $100

2 alternative options

Train  •  6 h 22 min

  1. Take the train from Brisbane Roma Street to Gladstone Tilt Train / ...

$65 - $95

Drive  •  6 h 48 min

  1. Drive from Brisbane to Gladstone 321.4 miles

$45 - $70

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The cheapest way to get from Brisbane to Gladstone is to drive which costs $60 - $90 and takes 6 h 48 min.

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The quickest way to get from Brisbane to Gladstone is to fly which costs $150 - $440 and takes 2 h 42 min.

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The distance between Brisbane and Gladstone is 440 km. The road distance is 514.3 km.

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It takes approximately 2 h 42 min to get from Brisbane to Gladstone, including transfers.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Brisbane and arriving at Gladstone. Services depart once daily. The journey takes approximately 11 h 20 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Brisbane Roma Street and arriving at Gladstone. Services depart twice daily. The journey takes approximately 6 h 22 min.

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

Virgin Australia and Qantas fly from Brisbane to Gladstone every 4 hours. Alternatively, Queensland Rail Travel operates a train from Brisbane to Gladstone twice daily. Tickets cost $65 - $95 and the journey takes 6 h 22 min.

Airlines
Qantas
Website
qantas.com
Flights from Brisbane to Gladstone
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $500
Virgin Australia
Website
virginaustralia.com
Flights from Brisbane to Gladstone
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $400
Train operators
Queensland Rail Travel
Phone
1300 131 722
Email
reservations@qr.com.au
Website
queenslandrailtravel.com.au
Train from Brisbane Roma Street to Gladstone
Ave. Duration
6 h 22 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$65 - $95
Schedules at
queenslandrailtravel.com.au
Bus operators
Greyhound Australia
Phone
1300 473946
Website
greyhound.com.au
Bus from Brisbane to Gladstone
Ave. Duration
11 h 20 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$55 - $100
Schedules at
Greyhound.com.au
Book at
Greyhound.com.au
Saver
$55 - $80
Flexifare
$70 - $100

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