There are 5 ways to get from Brisbane to Macksville by train, car, plane or bus

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Train  •  6 h 5 min

  1. Take the train from Brisbane to Macksville Station 32

$40 - $60

4 alternative options

Drive  •  5 h 5 min

  1. Drive from Brisbane to Macksville 280.3 miles

$40 - $60

Fly to Coffs Harbour, bus  •  5 h 43 min

  1. Fly from Brisbane (BNE) to Coffs Harbour (CFS) BNE - CFS
  2. Take the bus from Toormina Shopping Centre to Pacific Hwy

$168 - $418

Fly to Port Macquarie, bus, train  •  6 h 9 min

  1. Fly from Brisbane (BNE) to Port Macquarie (PQQ) BNE - PQQ
  2. Take the bus from Port Macquarie Airport to Belgrave St At John St
  3. Take the train from Kempsey Station to Macksville Station

$118 - $259

Fly to Armidale, bus  •  8 h 3 min

  1. Fly from Brisbane (BNE) to Armidale (ARM) BNE - ARM
  2. Take the bus from University of New England to Urunga

$224 - $319

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Brisbane to Macksville is to drive which costs $50 - $80 and takes 5 h 5 min.

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The quickest way to get from Brisbane to Macksville is to drive which costs $50 - $80 and takes 5 h 5 min.

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The distance between Brisbane and Macksville is 360 km. The road distance is 448.5 km.

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The train from Brisbane to Macksville Station takes 6 h 5 min including transfers and departs once daily.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Brisbane and arriving at Macksville Station station. Services depart once daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 6 h 5 min.

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What companies run services between Brisbane, QLD, Australia and Macksville, NSW, Australia?

Transport NSW operates a train from Brisbane to Macksville once daily. Tickets cost $40 - $60 and the journey takes 6 h 5 min.

Airlines
VivaColombia
Website
vivacolombia.co
Flights from Brisbane to Coffs Harbour
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$35 - $150
Flights from Brisbane to Armidale
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$35 - $140
Virgin Australia
Website
virginaustralia.com
Flights from Brisbane to Port Macquarie
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $430
Train operators
Transport NSW
Phone
131 500
Website
transportnsw.info
Train from Brisbane to Macksville Station
Ave. Duration
6 h 5 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Schedules at
tp.transportnsw.info
Economy
$40 - $60
1st Class
$55 - $85
Train from Kempsey Station to Macksville Station
Ave. Duration
42 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Schedules at
tp.transportnsw.info
Economy
$4 - $7
1st Class
$6 - $10
Bus operators
Transport NSW
Phone
131 500
Website
transportnsw.info
Bus from Toormina Shopping Centre to Pacific Hwy
Ave. Duration
1 h 8 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$6 - $9
Schedules at
tp.transportnsw.info
Bus from Port Macquarie Airport to Belgrave St At John St
Ave. Duration
38 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Schedules at
tp.transportnsw.info

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