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There are 5 ways to get from Brisbane to Samford by train, bus, taxi, car or towncar

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Train, line 399 bus  •  1 h 41 min

  1. Take the train from Central, platform 3 to Ferny Grove, platform 1 Bnfg / ...
  2. Take the line 399 bus from Ferny Grove station, stop B to Mount Glorious Rd near Mary Ring Dr 399

$6 - $9

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Line 390 bus, line 397 bus  •  2 h 38 min

  1. Take the line 390 bus from Queen Street Stop 74 near Creek St to Blackwood St at Mitchelton, stop 34 390
  2. Take the line 397 bus from Mitchelton Rail station to Ferny Grove station, stop B 397 / ...

$9 - $15

Taxi  •  22 min

  1. Take a taxi from Brisbane to Samford 13.2 miles

$35 - $45

Drive  •  22 min

  1. Drive from Brisbane to Samford 13.2 miles

$1 - $3

Uber  •  22 min

  1. Take an Uber from Brisbane to Samford 13.2 miles

$26 - $35

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The cheapest way to get from Brisbane to Samford is to drive which costs $2 - $4 and takes 22 min.

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The quickest way to get from Brisbane to Samford is to taxi which costs $50 - $65 and takes 22 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Brisbane to Samford. However, there are services departing from Queen Street Stop 74 near Creek St and arriving at Mount Glorious Rd near Mary Ring Dr via Mitchelton Rail station and Ferny Grove station, stop B. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 38 min.

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The distance between Brisbane and Samford is 18 km. The road distance is 21.2 km.

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The best way to get from Brisbane to Samford without a car is to train and line 399 bus which takes 1 h 41 min and costs $8 - $13.

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It takes approximately 1 h 41 min to get from Brisbane to Samford, including transfers.

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Brisbane to Samford bus services, operated by TRANSLink QLD, depart from Queen Street Stop 74 near Creek St station.

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Brisbane to Samford bus services, operated by TRANSLink QLD, arrive at Ferny Grove station, stop B.

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Yes, the driving distance between Brisbane to Samford is 21 km. It takes approximately 22 min to drive from Brisbane to Samford.

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There are 561+ hotels available in Samford. Prices start at $77 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Brisbane to Samford.
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  • Distance: 11 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 41 min

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

You can take a bus from Brisbane to Samford via Blackwood St at Mitchelton, stop 34, Mitchelton Rail station, and Ferny Grove station, stop B in around 2 h 38 min.

Train operators
TRANSLink QLD
Website
translink.com.au
Train from Central, platform 3 to Ferny Grove, platform 1
Ave. Duration
31 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
jp.translink.com.au
Bus operators
TRANSLink QLD
Website
translink.com.au
Bus from Ferny Grove station, stop B to Mount Glorious Rd near Mary Ring Dr
Ave. Duration
10 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
jp.translink.com.au
Bus from Queen Street Stop 74 near Creek St to Blackwood St at Mitchelton, stop 34
Ave. Duration
31 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
jp.translink.com.au
Bus from Mitchelton Rail station to Ferny Grove station, stop B
Ave. Duration
28 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
jp.translink.com.au
Other operators
Uber Brisbane
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Brisbane to Samford
Ave. Duration
22 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$26 - $35
Signup at
uber.com
Assist
$26 - $35
UberX
$26 - $35
UberXL
$35 - $50
Select
$40 - $60
Taxi from Brisbane to Samford
Ave. Duration
22 min
Estimated price
$35 - $45
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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