There are 5 ways to get from Brisbane to Mareeba by plane, taxi, 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 from Brisbane, taxi  •  4 h 44 min

  1. Fly from Brisbane (BNE) to Cairns (CNS) BNE - CNS
  2. Take a taxi from Cairns to Mareeba

$186 - $365

Cheapest option

Train  •  24 h 49 min

  1. Take the train from Brisbane Roma Street to Gordonvale Spirit of Queensland

$163 - $295

3 alternative options

Bus to Gold Coast, fly  •  5 h 48 min

  1. Take the bus from Brisbane Roma St Bus Stop to Gold Coast Airport
  2. Fly from Gold Coast (OOL) to Cairns (CNS) OOL - CNS

$208 - $525

Bus  •  29 h 58 min

  1. Take the bus from Brisbane to Cairns Gx443

$277 - $411

Drive  •  22 h 18 min

  1. Drive from Brisbane to Mareeba 1192.4 miles

$170 - $250

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

Queensland Rail Travel operates a train from Brisbane to Mareeba 5 times a week. Tickets cost $150 - $290 and the journey takes 23 h 36 min. Alternatively, Greyhound Australia operates a bus from Brisbane to Mareeba once daily. Tickets cost $150 - $270 and the journey takes 29 h 5 min.

Airlines
Qantas
Website
qantas.com
Flights from Brisbane to Cairns
Ave. Duration
2 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $430
Flights from Brisbane to Cairns via Townsville
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$100 - $480
Flights from Gold Coast to Cairns
Ave. Duration
2 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $390
Flights from Gold Coast to Cairns via Sydney
Ave. Duration
5 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $390
Jetstar
Website
jetstar.com
Flights from Brisbane to Cairns
Ave. Duration
2 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $350
Flights from Gold Coast to Cairns
Ave. Duration
2 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $390
Flights from Gold Coast to Cairns via Sydney
Ave. Duration
5 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $390
Virgin Australia
Website
virginaustralia.com
Flights from Brisbane to Cairns
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $410
Flights from Gold Coast to Cairns
Ave. Duration
2 h 35 min
When
Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$270 - $800
Hong Kong
Website
hongkongairlines.com
Flights from Brisbane to Cairns
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $410
Flights from Gold Coast to Cairns
Ave. Duration
2 h 35 min
When
Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$270 - $800
Tigerair Australia
Website
tigerair.com.au
Flights from Brisbane to Cairns
Ave. Duration
2 h 25 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$55 - $340
Cathay Pacific
Website
cathaypacific.com
Flights from Brisbane to Cairns
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
When
Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$280 - $1,100
Train operators
Queensland Rail Travel
Phone
1300 131 722
Email
reservations@qr.com.au
Website
queenslandrailtravel.com.au
Train from Brisbane Roma Street to Gordonvale
Ave. Duration
23 h 36 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$150 - $290
Schedules at
queenslandrailtravel.com.au
A-Choice
$285
B-Quick
$157
Bus operators
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
$28 - $35
Schedules at
byronbayshuttle.com.au
Greyhound Australia
Phone
1300 473946
Website
greyhound.com.au
Bus from Brisbane to Cairns
Ave. Duration
29 h 5 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$150 - $270
Schedules at
Greyhound.com.au
Book at
Greyhound.com.au
Saver
$160 - $230
Flexifare
$190 - $270
Other operators
Taxi from Cairns to Mareeba
Ave. Duration
53 min
Estimated price
$120 - $150
Cairns Taxis
Phone
+61 13 10 08
Website
cairnstaxis.com.au

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Brisbane to Mareeba?

The distance between Brisbane and Mareeba is 1403 km. The road distance is 1908 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Brisbane to Mareeba?

The cheapest way to get from Brisbane to Mareeba is to drive which costs $220 - $320 and takes 22 h 18 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Brisbane to Mareeba?

The quickest way to get from Brisbane to Mareeba is to fly and taxi which takes 4 h 44 min and costs $240 - $480.

How long does it take to get from Brisbane to Mareeba?

It takes approximately 4 h 44 min to get from Brisbane to Mareeba, including transfers.