There are 3 ways to get from Brisbane to Nimbin by train, bus or car

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Train  •  2 h 31 min

  1. Take the train from Brisbane to Kyogle Station 32

$69 - $90

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Bus  •  4 h 35 min

  1. Take the bus from Brisbane to Murwillumbah
  2. Take the bus from Brisbane St Before Wollumbin St to Nimbin Central School Near Thorburn St 630

Drive  •  2 h 12 min

  1. Drive from Brisbane to Nimbin 105.1 miles

$15 - $22

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No, there is no direct bus from Brisbane to Nimbin. However, there are services departing from Brisbane and arriving at Nimbin Central School Near Thorburn St via Brisbane St Before Wollumbin St. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 35 min.

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The distance between Brisbane and Nimbin is 127 km. The road distance is 168.2 km.

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The best way to get from Brisbane to Nimbin without a car is to train which takes 2 h 31 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 2 h 31 min to get from Brisbane to Nimbin, including transfers.

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Brisbane to Nimbin bus services, operated by Premier Motor Service, depart from Brisbane station.

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The best way to get from Brisbane to Nimbin is to train which takes 2 h 31 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 4 h 35 min.

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Brisbane to Nimbin bus services, operated by Gosel's Bus Service, arrive at Nimbin Central School Near Thorburn St station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Brisbane to Nimbin is 168 km. It takes approximately 2 h 12 min to drive from Brisbane to Nimbin.

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There are 40+ hotels available in Nimbin. Prices start at $74 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Brisbane to Nimbin.
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  • Distance: 79.2 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 31 min

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

Transport NSW operates a train from Brisbane to Nimbin once daily. Tickets cost $14 - $21 and the journey takes 1 h 58 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Brisbane to Nimbin via Murwillumbah and Brisbane St Before Wollumbin St in around 4 h 35 min.

Train operators
Transport NSW
Phone
131 500
Website
transportnsw.info
Train from Brisbane to Kyogle Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 58 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$14 - $21
Schedules at
tp.transportnsw.info
Economy
$14 - $21
1st Class
$19 - $29
Bus operators
Premier Motor Service
Website
premierms.com.au
Bus from Brisbane to Murwillumbah
Ave. Duration
2 h 40 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$16 - $22
Schedules at
premierms.com.au
Gosel's Bus Service
Website
transportnsw.info
Bus from Brisbane St Before Wollumbin St to Nimbin Central School Near Thorburn St
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Schedules at
transportnsw.info

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