There are 6 ways to get from Brisbane to Maroochydore Airport (MCY) by bus, train, car or towncar

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Bus  •  3h 12m

  1. Take the bus from Brisbane to Mooloolaba Gx441 / ...

$28 - $55

Cheapest option

Train, line 615 bus  •  3h 59m

  1. Take the train from Fortitude Valley station, platform 4 to Landsborough station, platform 1 Ipna / ...
  2. Take the line 615 bus from Landsborough station to Maroochydore station, platform 2 615

$20 - $29

4 alternative options

Bus via Alexandra Pde at Alexandra Headland Beach  •  3h 23m

  1. Take the bus from Brisbane to Alexandra Headlands Gx505

$37 - $52

Train, line 610 bus  •  3h 55m

  1. Take the train from Fortitude Valley station, platform 4 to Nambour station, platform 1 Ipna / ...
  2. Take the line 610 bus from Nambour station to Maroochydore station, platform 1 610 / ...

$21 - $31

Drive  •  1h 16m

  1. Drive from Brisbane to Maroochydore Airport (MCY) 104.6 km

$13 - $20

Towncar  •  1h 16m

  1. Take a town car from Brisbane to Maroochydore Airport 104.6 km

$240 - $340

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The cheapest way to get from Brisbane to Maroochydore Airport (MCY) is to drive which costs $13 - $20 and takes 1h 16m.

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The quickest way to get from Brisbane to Maroochydore Airport (MCY) is to drive which costs $13 - $20 and takes 1h 16m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Brisbane to Maroochydore Airport (MCY). However, there are services departing from Brisbane and arriving at Sunshine Coast Airport via Brisbane Rd at Mooloolaba Bowls Club and Maroochydore station, platform 2. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3h 12m.

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The distance between Brisbane and Maroochydore Airport (MCY) is 96 km. The road distance is 104.6 km.

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The best way to get from Brisbane to Maroochydore Airport (MCY) without a car is to bus which takes 3h 12m and costs $28 - $55.

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It takes approximately 3h 12m to get from Brisbane to Maroochydore Airport (MCY), including transfers.

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Brisbane to Maroochydore Airport (MCY) bus services, operated by Greyhound Australia, depart from Brisbane station.

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Brisbane to Maroochydore Airport (MCY) bus services, operated by Greyhound Australia, arrive at Mooloolaba station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Brisbane to Maroochydore Airport (MCY) is 105 km. It takes approximately 1h 16m to drive from Brisbane to Maroochydore Airport (MCY).

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There are 1317+ hotels available in Maroochydore Airport (MCY). Prices start at $150 AUD per night.

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Map of how to get from Brisbane to Maroochydore Airport (MCY).
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  • Distance: 96.1 km
  • Duration: 3h 12m

What companies run services between Brisbane, QLD, Australia and Maroochydore Airport (MCY), Australia?

Greyhound Australia operates a bus from Brisbane to Maroochydore Airport (MCY) twice daily. Tickets cost $30 - $45 and the journey takes 1h 35m. Premier Motor Service also services this route once daily.

Train operators
TRANSLink QLD
Phone
13 12 30
Website
translink.com.au
Train from Fortitude Valley station, platform 4 to Nambour station, platform 1
Ave. Duration
1h 47m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$12 - $16
Website
TRANSLink QLD
Train from Fortitude Valley station, platform 4 to Landsborough station, platform 1
Ave. Duration
1h 19m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10 - $13
Website
TRANSLink QLD
Bus operators
Greyhound Australia

Greyhound Australia is the country’s only long-distance bus operator running services in all states and territories. Greyhound Australia has been operating for 110 years and is the leading bus company in Australia. The extensive network now covers most of the Australian mainland, although service is limited in Western Australia with just a single route to Broome. Buses are equipped for long journeys, with free WiFi, air-conditioning, full disability access, USB chargers, reclining seats and an onboard bathroom.

Contact Details
Phone
1300 473946
Website
greyhound.com.au
Bus from Brisbane to Mooloolaba
Ave. Duration
1h 35m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Book at
Greyhound.com.au
Early Bird
$30 - $40
Premium
$30 - $45
Advantage
$30 - $40
Bus from Brisbane to Alexandra Headlands
Ave. Duration
1h 55m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$28 - $40
Book at
Greyhound.com.au
Early Bird
$29 - $40
Premium
$29 - $40
Advantage
$28 - $34
Premier Motor Service
Phone
+61 2 4423 5233
Email
reservations@premierms.com.au
Website
premierms.com.au
Bus from Brisbane to Mooloolaba
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$20 - $27
Website
Premier Motor Service
TRANSLink QLD
Phone
13 12 30
Website
translink.com.au
Bus from Nambour station to Maroochydore station, platform 1
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Website
TRANSLink QLD
Bus from Landsborough station to Maroochydore station, platform 2
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$6 - $9
Website
TRANSLink QLD
Other operators
Jayride
Ave. Duration
1h 16m
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from Brisbane to Maroochydore Airport
Estimated price
$240 - $340

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