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

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Fly from Brisbane  •  7 h 46 min

  1. Fly from Brisbane (BNE) to Perth (PER) BNE - PER

$153 - $380

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Bus to Gold Coast, fly  •  8 h 46 min

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

$170 - $408

Train  •  3 days 9 h

  1. Take the train from Brisbane to Central Station 32
  2. Take the train from Sydney to Perth Indian Pacific

$743 - $1,833

Bus, train  •  3 days 16 h

  1. Take the bus from Brisbane to Sydney
  2. Take the train from Sydney to Kalgoorlie
  3. Take the bus from Station Access Rd Kalgoorlie to Transwa Bay Esperance
  4. Take the bus from Transwa Bay Esperance to Transwa Bay East Perth Set-Down

$739 - $1,660

Drive  •  47 h 58 min

  1. Drive from Brisbane to Perth 2714 miles

$380 - $600

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The cheapest way to get from Brisbane to Perth is to bus and fly which costs $230 - $600 and takes 8 h 46 min.

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The quickest way to get from Brisbane to Perth is to fly which costs $210 - $550 and takes 7 h 46 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Brisbane to Perth. However, there are services departing from Brisbane and arriving at Perth via Sydney. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 days 9 h.

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The distance between Brisbane and Perth is 3606 km. The road distance is 4342.4 km.

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The best way to get from Brisbane to Perth without a car is to train which takes 3 days 9 h and costs $1,000 - $2,600.

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It takes approximately 7 h 46 min to get from Brisbane to Perth, including transfers.

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Brisbane to Perth train services, operated by Transport NSW, depart from Brisbane station.

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The best way to get from Brisbane to Perth is to fly which takes 7 h 46 min and costs $210 - $550. Alternatively, you can train, which costs $1,000 - $2,600 and takes 3 days 9 h.

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Map of how to get from Brisbane to Perth.
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  • Distance: 2254 miles
  • Duration: 7 h 46 min

What companies run services between Brisbane, QLD, Australia and Perth, WA, Australia?

Qantas, Virgin Australia and Jetstar fly from Brisbane to Perth hourly. Alternatively, you can take a train from Brisbane to Perth via Central Station and Sydney in around 3 days 9 h.

Airlines
Qantas
Website
qantas.com
Flights from Brisbane to Perth
Ave. Duration
5 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $750
Flights from Brisbane to Perth via Melbourne
Ave. Duration
7 h 15 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$190 - $750
Flights from Brisbane to Perth via Sydney
Ave. Duration
7 h 34 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $750
Flights from Gold Coast to Perth via Sydney
Ave. Duration
8 h 2 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $600
Flights from Gold Coast to Perth via Melbourne
Ave. Duration
8 h 30 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$210 - $600
Virgin Australia
Website
virginaustralia.com
Flights from Brisbane to Perth
Ave. Duration
5 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $550
Flights from Brisbane to Perth via Adelaide
Ave. Duration
7 h 20 min
When
Monday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $550
Flights from Gold Coast to Perth via Sydney
Ave. Duration
8 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $600
Flights from Gold Coast to Perth via Melbourne
Ave. Duration
8 h 16 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $600
Jetstar
Website
jetstar.com
Flights from Gold Coast to Perth
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $550
Flights from Gold Coast to Perth via Melbourne
Ave. Duration
8 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $550
Flights from Gold Coast to Perth via Sydney
Ave. Duration
8 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $550
Tigerair Australia
Website
tigerair.com.au
Flights from Gold Coast to Perth via Melbourne
Ave. Duration
7 h 45 min
When
Tuesday and Wednesday
Estimated price
$190 - $230
Train operators
Transport NSW
Phone
131 500
Website
transportnsw.info
Train from Brisbane to Central Station
Ave. Duration
14 h 15 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$90 - $140
Schedules at
tp.transportnsw.info
Economy
$90 - $140
1st Class
$120 - $190
Great Southern Rail - Indian Pacific
Phone
1800 703 357
Email
sales.enquiries@gsr.com.au
Website
greatsouthernrail.com.au
Train from Sydney to Perth
Ave. Duration
2 days 18 h
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$650 - $1,700
Schedules at
greatsouthernrail.com.au
Everyday Daynighter Seat
$686
Advanced Gold Single Cabin
$1,100 - $1,600
Low Gold Single Cabin
$1,200 - $1,700
Everyday Gold Single Cabin
$1,400 - $1,900
Train from Sydney to Kalgoorlie
Ave. Duration
2 days 4 h
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$550 - $1,400
Schedules at
greatsouthernrail.com.au
Everyday Daynighter Seat
$588
Advanced Gold Single Cabin
$1,000 - $1,300
Low Gold Single Cabin
$1,000 - $1,400
Everyday Gold Single Cabin
$1,200 - $1,700
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
$26 - $35
Schedules at
byronbayshuttle.com.au
Premier Motor Service
Website
premierms.com.au
Bus from Brisbane to Sydney
Ave. Duration
17 h 45 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$100 - $140
Schedules at
premierms.com.au
TransWA
Phone
1300 662 205
Email
info@transwa.wa.gov.au
Website
transwa.wa.gov.au
Bus from Station Access Rd Kalgoorlie to Transwa Bay Esperance
Ave. Duration
5 h
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Schedules at
transwa.wa.gov.au
Bus from Transwa Bay Esperance to Transwa Bay East Perth Set-Down
Ave. Duration
10 h 10 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$55 - $80
Schedules at
transwa.wa.gov.au

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