There are 5 ways to get from Brisbane to Ipswich by bus, train, taxi, car or towncar

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Bus  •  34 min

  1. Take the bus from Brisbane to Ipswich Bq211/Bq212 / ...

$21 - $30

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Train  •  55 min

  1. Take the train from Roma Street, platform 8 to Ipswich, platform 1 Bdrw / ...

$4 - $15

3 alternative options

Taxi  •  33 min

  1. Take a taxi from Brisbane to Ipswich 24.9 miles

$70 - $90

Drive  •  33 min

  1. Drive from Brisbane to Ipswich 24.9 miles

$3 - $6

Uber  •  33 min

  1. Take an Uber from Brisbane to Ipswich 24.9 miles

$45 - $65

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The cheapest way to get from Brisbane to Ipswich is to drive which costs $4 - $7 and takes 33 min.

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The quickest way to get from Brisbane to Ipswich is to taxi which costs $95 - $120 and takes 33 min.

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The distance between Brisbane and Ipswich is 31 km. The road distance is 39.9 km.

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The bus from Brisbane to Ipswich takes 34 min including transfers and departs twice daily.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Brisbane and arriving at Ipswich. Services depart twice daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 34 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Roma Street, platform 8 and arriving at Ipswich, platform 1. Services depart every two hours, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 55 min.

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

Bus Queensland operates a bus from Brisbane to Ipswich twice daily. Tickets cost $21 - $30 and the journey takes 34 min. Alternatively, TRANSLink QLD operates a train from Brisbane to Ipswich every 30 minutes. Tickets cost $4 - $6 and the journey takes 55 min. Queensland Rail Travel also services this route twice a week.

Train operators
TRANSLink QLD
Website
translink.com.au
Train from Roma Street, platform 8 to Ipswich, platform 1
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Schedules at
jp.translink.com.au
Queensland Rail Travel
Phone
1300 131 722
Email
reservations@qr.com.au
Website
queenslandrailtravel.com.au
Train from Brisbane Roma Street to Ipswich
Ave. Duration
58 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$10 - $15
Schedules at
queenslandrailtravel.com.au
Bus operators
Bus Queensland
Phone
1300 287 537
Website
busqldoutback.com.au
Bus from Brisbane to Ipswich
Ave. Duration
34 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$21 - $30
Schedules at
busqldoutback.com.au
Book at
busqldoutback.com.au
Other operators
Uber Brisbane
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Brisbane to Ipswich
Ave. Duration
33 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$45 - $65
Signup at
uber.com
uberASSIST
$45 - $65
uberX
$45 - $65
uberXL
$65 - $90
uberSELECT
$70 - $100
Taxi from Brisbane to Ipswich
Ave. Duration
33 min
Estimated price
$70 - $90
Black & White Cabs
Phone
+61 13 32 22
Website
blackandwhitecabs.com.au
Yellow Cab Co
Phone
+61 13 19 24
Website
yellowcab.com.au

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