There are 3 ways to get from Brisbane to North Stradbroke Island by train, car ferry, bus or taxi

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

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Train, car ferry  •  3 h 3 min

  1. Take the train from Central, platform 2 to Cleveland, platform 2 Shcl / ...
  2. Take the car ferry from Cleveland to Dunwich

$15 - $19

2 alternative options

Line 250 bus, car ferry  •  3 h 13 min

  1. Take the line 250 bus from Elizabeth Street Stop 85 to Cleveland station 250 / ...
  2. Take the car ferry from Cleveland to Dunwich

$16 - $19

Taxi, car ferry  •  59 min

  1. Take a taxi from Brisbane to Cleveland
  2. Take the car ferry from Cleveland to Dunwich

$62 - $72

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Brisbane to North Stradbroke Island is to train and car ferry which costs $21 - $26 and takes 3 h 3 min.

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The quickest way to get from Brisbane to North Stradbroke Island is to taxi and car ferry which costs $85 - $100 and takes 59 min.

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The distance between Brisbane and North Stradbroke Island is 43 km.

It takes approximately 3 h 3 min to get from Brisbane to North Stradbroke Island, including transfers.

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Map of how to get from Brisbane to North Stradbroke Island.
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  • Distance: 27 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 3 min

What companies run services between Brisbane, QLD, Australia and North Stradbroke Island, QLD, Australia?

There is no direct connection from Brisbane to North Stradbroke Island. However, you can take the train to Cleveland, platform 2, take the walk to Cleveland station, take the line 258 bus to Emmett Drive at Toondah Harbour Ferry, take the walk to Cleveland, then take the car ferry to Dunwich. Alternatively, you can take a vehicle from Brisbane to North Stradbroke Island via Cleveland station, Emmett Drive at Toondah Harbour Ferry, and Cleveland in around 3 h 13 min.

Train operators
TRANSLink QLD
Website
translink.com.au
Train from Central, platform 2 to Cleveland, platform 2
Ave. Duration
1 h 3 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Schedules at
jp.translink.com.au
Bus operators
TRANSLink QLD
Website
translink.com.au
Bus from Elizabeth Street Stop 85 to Cleveland station
Ave. Duration
1 h 13 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Schedules at
jp.translink.com.au
Ferry operators
Stradbroke Ferries
Phone
+61 7 3488 5300
Email
info@stradbrokeferries.com.au
Website
stradbrokeferries.com.au
Car ferry from Cleveland to Dunwich
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$8
Schedules at
stradbrokeferries.com.au
Other operators
Taxi from Brisbane to Cleveland
Ave. Duration
29 min
Estimated price
$50 - $65
Black & White Cabs
Phone
+61 13 32 22
Website
blackandwhitecabs.com.au
Yellow Cab Co
Phone
+61 13 19 24
Website
yellowcab.com.au

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