There are 4 ways to get from Brisbane to Sanctuary Cove by train, bus, taxi or car

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Train, line 718 bus  •  2 h 24 min

  1. Take the train from Central, platform 1 to Helensvale, platform 1 Bdvl / ...
  2. Take the line 718 bus from Helensvale stop B to Santa Barbara Rd near Chindrina St 718

$10 - $13

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Bus, line 711 bus  •  2 h 40 min

  1. Take the bus from Brisbane to Southport Pm41
  2. Take the line 711 bus from Scarborough St at Southport Transit Centre to Masthead Way at Sanctuary Cove 711

$15 - $20

Taxi  •  45 min

  1. Take a taxi from Brisbane to Sanctuary Cove 40.4 miles

$110 - $140

Drive  •  45 min

  1. Drive from Brisbane to Sanctuary Cove 40.4 miles

$5 - $9

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The cheapest way to get from Brisbane to Sanctuary Cove is to drive which costs $7 - $12 and takes 45 min.

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The quickest way to get from Brisbane to Sanctuary Cove is to taxi which costs $150 - $190 and takes 45 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Brisbane to Sanctuary Cove. However, there are services departing from Brisbane and arriving at Masthead Way at Sanctuary Cove via Scarborough St at Southport Transit Centre. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 40 min.

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The distance between Brisbane and Sanctuary Cove is 55 km. The road distance is 64.7 km.

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The best way to get from Brisbane to Sanctuary Cove without a car is to train and line 718 bus which takes 2 h 24 min and costs $13 - $19.

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It takes approximately 2 h 24 min to get from Brisbane to Sanctuary Cove, including transfers.

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

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Brisbane to Sanctuary Cove bus services, operated by TRANSLink QLD, arrive at Masthead Way at Sanctuary Cove station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Brisbane to Sanctuary Cove is 65 km. It takes approximately 45 min to drive from Brisbane to Sanctuary Cove.

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There are 857+ hotels available in Sanctuary Cove. Prices start at $95 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Brisbane to Sanctuary Cove.
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  • Distance: 34.5 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 24 min

What companies run services between Brisbane, QLD, Australia and Sanctuary Cove, QLD, Australia?

You can take a bus from Brisbane to Sanctuary Cove via Southport and Scarborough St at Southport Transit Centre in around 2 h 40 min.

Train operators
TRANSLink QLD
Website
translink.com.au
Train from Central, platform 1 to Helensvale, platform 1
Ave. Duration
1 h 8 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$6 - $9
Schedules at
jp.translink.com.au
Bus operators
TRANSLink QLD
Website
translink.com.au
Bus from Helensvale stop B to Santa Barbara Rd near Chindrina St
Ave. Duration
16 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
jp.translink.com.au
Bus from Scarborough St at Southport Transit Centre to Masthead Way at Sanctuary Cove
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Schedules at
jp.translink.com.au
Premier Motor Service
Website
premierms.com.au
Bus from Brisbane to Southport
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$10 - $15
Schedules at
premierms.com.au
Other operators
Taxi from Brisbane to Sanctuary Cove
Ave. Duration
45 min
Estimated price
$110 - $140
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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