There are 10 ways to get from Brisbane to Lakes Entrance by plane, bus, train 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 Brisbane to Canberra, bus  •  12 h 11 min

  1. Fly from Brisbane (BNE) to Canberra (CBR) BNE - CBR
  2. Take the bus from Jolimont Centre/Northbourne Ave to Police Station/Roadknight St

$169 - $385

Cheapest option

Fly Brisbane to Merimbula, bus  •  11 h 33 min

  1. Fly from Brisbane (BNE) to Merimbula (MIM) BNE - MIM
  2. Take the bus from Bennet Lane to Post Office/Princes Hwy

$92 - $340

8 alternative options

Fly Brisbane to Melbourne, train  •  10 h 37 min

  1. Fly from Brisbane (BNE) to Melbourne (MEL) BNE - MEL
  2. Take the train from Southern Cross to Bairnsdale

$108 - $309

Bus to Gold Coast, fly to Canberra, bus  •  13 h 5 min

  1. Take the bus from Brisbane Roma St Bus Stop to Gold Coast Airport
  2. Fly from Gold Coast (OOL) to Canberra (CBR) OOL - CBR
  3. Take the bus from Jolimont Centre/Northbourne Ave to Police Station/Roadknight St

$176 - $354

Bus to Gold Coast, fly to Melbourne, train  •  11 h 41 min

  1. Take the bus from Brisbane Roma St Bus Stop to Gold Coast Airport
  2. Fly from Gold Coast (OOL) to Melbourne (MEL) OOL - MEL
  3. Take the train from Southern Cross to Bairnsdale

$115 - $348

Fly Brisbane to Cooma, bus  •  11 h 14 min

  1. Fly from Brisbane (BNE) to Cooma (OOM) BNE - OOM
  2. Take the bus from Centennial Park/Bombala St to Police Station/Roadknight St

$111 - $325

Train, bus  •  26 h 12 min

  1. Take the train from Brisbane to Central Station 32
  2. Take the bus from Sydney to Canberra
  3. Take the bus from Jolimont Centre/Northbourne Ave to Police Station/Roadknight St

$146 - $220

Bus  •  30 h 17 min

  1. Take the bus from Brisbane to Tamworth
  2. Take the bus from Tamworth Station, Coach Stop to Dubbo Station, Coach Bay 362
  3. Take the bus from Dubbo Station, Coach Bay to Cootamundra Station, Coach Bay 792
  4. Take the bus from Cootamundra Station, Coach Bay to Canberra Civic Coach Stop, West Row 782
  5. Take the bus from Jolimont Centre/Northbourne Ave to Police Station/Roadknight St

$176 - $219

Train  •  32 h 27 min

  1. Take the train from Brisbane to Central Station 32
  2. Take the train from Central Station to Southern Cross 623 / ...
  3. Take the train from Southern Cross to Bairnsdale

$174 - $345

Drive  •  18 h 7 min

  1. Drive from Brisbane to Lakes Entrance 999.2 miles

$140 - $210

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Brisbane to Lakes Entrance is to fly and train which costs $140 - $420 and takes 10 h 37 min.

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The quickest way to get from Brisbane to Lakes Entrance is to fly and train which costs $140 - $420 and takes 10 h 37 min.

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The distance between Brisbane and Lakes Entrance is 1249 km. The road distance is 1598.7 km.

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It takes approximately 12 h 11 min to get from Brisbane to Lakes Entrance, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Brisbane to Lakes Entrance station. However, there are services departing from Brisbane and arriving at Police Station/Roadknight St via Tamworth Station, Coach Stop, Dubbo Station, Coach Bay, Cootamundra Station, Coach Bay and Jolimont Centre/Northbourne Ave. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 30 h 17 min.

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What companies run services between Brisbane, QLD, Australia and Lakes Entrance, VIC, Australia?

You can take a bus from Brisbane to Lakes Entrance via Tamworth, Tamworth Station, Coach Stop, Dubbo Station, Coach Bay, Cootamundra Station, Coach Bay, Canberra Civic Coach Stop, West Row, and Jolimont Centre/Northbourne Ave in around 30 h 17 min. Alternatively, you can take a train from Brisbane to Lakes Entrance via Central Station, Southern Cross, and Bairnsdale in around 32 h 27 min.

Airlines
Qantas
Website
qantas.com
Flights from Brisbane to Canberra
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $600
Flights from Brisbane to Canberra via Sydney
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $600
Flights from Brisbane to Melbourne
Ave. Duration
2 h 24 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $550
Flights from Gold Coast to Canberra via Sydney
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $600
Flights from Gold Coast to Melbourne
Ave. Duration
2 h 24 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $460
Virgin Australia
Website
virginaustralia.com
Flights from Brisbane to Canberra
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $600
Flights from Brisbane to Canberra via Sydney
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $600
Flights from Brisbane to Melbourne
Ave. Duration
2 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $490
Flights from Gold Coast to Canberra
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$120 - $550
Flights from Gold Coast to Canberra via Sydney
Ave. Duration
3 h 39 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $550
Flights from Gold Coast to Melbourne
Ave. Duration
2 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $480
Flights from Gold Coast to Melbourne via Canberra
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Monday and Wednesday
Estimated price
$85 - $480
Regional Express
Website
rex.com.au
Flights from Brisbane to Cooma via Sydney
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$160 - $550
Flights from Brisbane to Cooma via Orange, Sydney
Ave. Duration
5 h 50 min
When
Friday
Estimated price
$55 - $250
Flights from Brisbane to Cooma via Canberra, Sydney
Ave. Duration
6 h 16 min
When
Monday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$200 - $650
Flights from Brisbane to Cooma via Melbourne, Sydney
Ave. Duration
7 h 16 min
When
Monday and Sunday
Estimated price
$220 - $550
Flights from Brisbane to Cooma via Narrabri, Sydney
Ave. Duration
7 h 30 min
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$50 - $240
Flights from Brisbane to Merimbula via Sydney
Ave. Duration
4 h 3 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $490
Flights from Brisbane to Merimbula via Melbourne
Ave. Duration
5 h 10 min
When
Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$160 - $380
Flights from Brisbane to Merimbula via Sydney, Melbourne
Ave. Duration
6 h 15 min
When
Friday
Estimated price
$280 - $850
Flights from Brisbane to Merimbula via Canberra, Sydney
Ave. Duration
6 h 45 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$250 - $800
Flights from Brisbane to Merimbula via Melbourne, Sydney
Ave. Duration
7 h 30 min
When
Monday, Tuesday and Wednesday
Estimated price
$310 - $850
Flights from Brisbane to Merimbula via Narrabri, Sydney
Ave. Duration
7 h 30 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$65 - $300
Flights from Brisbane to Merimbula via Canberra, Melbourne
Ave. Duration
7 h 35 min
When
Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$280 - $850
Jetstar
Website
jetstar.com
Flights from Brisbane to Melbourne
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $380
Flights from Gold Coast to Melbourne
Ave. Duration
2 h 24 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $430
Tigerair Australia
Website
tigerair.com.au
Flights from Brisbane to Canberra
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $310
Flights from Brisbane to Melbourne
Ave. Duration
2 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $370
Flights from Gold Coast to Melbourne
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $430
Train operators
V-Line

V/Line is the largest provider of passenger rail and coach services in regional Victoria, Australia. Train and coach services cater to destinations across regional areas from Southern Cross Station in the heart of Melbourne city. Myki is used for travel to and from V/Line stations located between Melbourne and Geelong, Ballarat, Bendigo, Traralgon and Seymour, while paper tickets must be used on long distance services to Bairnsdale, Albury, Shepparton, Echuca, Swan Hill, Ararat, Maryborough and Warrnambool. First Class carriages have meal trays, larger reclining seats with more leg room, and approximately 52 seats in each carriage, compared to 88 in Economy Class.

Contact Details
Phone
1800 800 007
Website
vline.com.au
Train from Southern Cross to Bairnsdale
Ave. Duration
3 h 47 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$18 - $26
Schedules at
ptv.vic.gov.au
Transport NSW
Phone
131 500
Website
transportnsw.info
Train from Brisbane to Central Station
Ave. Duration
14 h 15 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$95 - $140
Schedules at
tp.transportnsw.info
Economy
$95 - $140
1st Class
$130 - $190
XPT
Website
ptv.vic.gov.au
Train from Central Station to Southern Cross
Ave. Duration
10 h 48 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$60 - $180
Website
transportnsw.info
Economy
$60 - $80
First
$85 - $120
Sleeper
$150 - $180
Bus operators
V-Line

V/Line is the largest provider of passenger rail and coach services in regional Victoria, Australia. Train and coach services cater to destinations across regional areas from Southern Cross Station in the heart of Melbourne city. Myki is used for travel to and from V/Line stations located between Melbourne and Geelong, Ballarat, Bendigo, Traralgon and Seymour, while paper tickets must be used on long distance services to Bairnsdale, Albury, Shepparton, Echuca, Swan Hill, Ararat, Maryborough and Warrnambool. First Class carriages have meal trays, larger reclining seats with more leg room, and approximately 52 seats in each carriage, compared to 88 in Economy Class.

Contact Details
Phone
1800 800 007
Website
vline.com.au
Bus from Jolimont Centre/Northbourne Ave to Police Station/Roadknight St
Ave. Duration
6 h 45 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$29 - $40
Schedules at
ptv.vic.gov.au
Bus from Centennial Park/Bombala St to Police Station/Roadknight St
Ave. Duration
5 h 10 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$21 - $30
Schedules at
ptv.vic.gov.au
Bus from Bennet Lane to Post Office/Princes Hwy
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$17 - $25
Schedules at
ptv.vic.gov.au
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
$27 - $35
Schedules at
byronbayshuttle.com.au
Murrays Coaches
Website
murrays.com.au
Bus from Sydney to Canberra
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$22 - $45
Schedules at
murrays.com.au
Crisps Coaches
Phone
(07) 4661 8333
Email
reservations@crisps.com.au
Website
crisps.com.au
Bus from Brisbane to Tamworth
Ave. Duration
8 h 35 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$86
Schedules at
crisps.com.au
Transport NSW
Phone
131 500
Website
transportnsw.info
Bus from Tamworth Station, Coach Stop to Dubbo Station, Coach Bay
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$25 - $40
Schedules at
tp.transportnsw.info
Bus from Dubbo Station, Coach Bay to Cootamundra Station, Coach Bay
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$24 - $35
Schedules at
tp.transportnsw.info
Bus from Cootamundra Station, Coach Bay to Canberra Civic Coach Stop, West Row
Ave. Duration
2 h 32 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$13 - $19
Schedules at
tp.transportnsw.info

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