There are 6 ways to get from Brisbane to South Mission Beach by plane, bus, train or car

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

Recommended option

Fly Brisbane to Cairns, bus  •  8 h 17 min

  1. Fly from Brisbane (BNE) to Cairns (CNS) BNE - CNS
  2. Take the bus from Cairns to Mission Beach

$101 - $271

5 alternative options

Fly Brisbane to Townsville, bus  •  10 h 12 min

  1. Fly from Brisbane (BNE) to Townsville (TSV) BNE - TSV
  2. Take the bus from Townsville to Mission Beach

$117 - $391

Bus to Gold Coast, fly to Cairns, bus  •  9 h 21 min

  1. Take the bus from Brisbane Roma St Bus Stop to Gold Coast Airport
  2. Fly from Gold Coast (OOL) to Cairns (CNS) OOL - CNS
  3. Take the bus from Cairns to Mission Beach

$123 - $431

Train  •  21 h 25 min

  1. Take the train from Brisbane Roma Street to Tully Spirit of Queensland

$200 - $342

Bus  •  28 h 27 min

  1. Take the bus from Brisbane to Cardwell Gx443
  2. Take the bus from Cardwell to Mission Beach Gx457

$155 - $258

Drive  •  20 h 20 min

  1. Drive from Brisbane to South Mission Beach 1076.5 miles

$150 - $230

What companies run services between Brisbane, QLD, Australia and South Mission Beach, QLD, Australia?

Queensland Rail Travel operates a train from Brisbane to South Mission Beach 5 times a week. Tickets cost $150 - $290 and the journey takes 21 h 4 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Brisbane to South Mission Beach via Cardwell, Mission Beach, and Big Cassowary in around 28 h 27 min.

Airlines
Qantas
Website
qantas.com
Flights from Brisbane to Cairns
Ave. Duration
2 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $430
Flights from Brisbane to Cairns via Townsville
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$100 - $480
Flights from Brisbane to Townsville
Ave. Duration
1 h 59 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $550
Flights from Brisbane to Townsville via Mackay
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
When
Tuesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$150 - $550
Flights from Gold Coast to Cairns
Ave. Duration
2 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $390
Flights from Gold Coast to Cairns via Sydney
Ave. Duration
5 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $390
Virgin Australia
Website
virginaustralia.com
Flights from Brisbane to Cairns
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $410
Flights from Brisbane to Townsville
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $490
Flights from Gold Coast to Cairns
Ave. Duration
2 h 35 min
When
Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$270 - $800
Jetstar
Website
jetstar.com
Flights from Brisbane to Cairns
Ave. Duration
2 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $350
Flights from Brisbane to Townsville
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $450
Flights from Gold Coast to Cairns
Ave. Duration
2 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $390
Flights from Gold Coast to Cairns via Sydney
Ave. Duration
5 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $390
Hong Kong
Website
hongkongairlines.com
Flights from Brisbane to Cairns
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $410
Flights from Gold Coast to Cairns
Ave. Duration
2 h 35 min
When
Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$270 - $800
Tigerair Australia
Website
tigerair.com.au
Flights from Brisbane to Cairns
Ave. Duration
2 h 25 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$55 - $340
Cathay Pacific
Website
cathaypacific.com
Flights from Brisbane to Cairns
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
When
Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$280 - $1,100
Train operators
Queensland Rail Travel
Phone
1300 131 722
Email
reservations@qr.com.au
Website
queenslandrailtravel.com.au
Train from Brisbane Roma Street to Tully
Ave. Duration
21 h 4 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$150 - $290
Schedules at
queenslandrailtravel.com.au
A-Choice
$283
B-Quick
$156
Bus operators
Greyhound Australia
Phone
1300 473946
Website
greyhound.com.au
Bus from Cairns to Mission Beach
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$12 - $29
Schedules at
Greyhound.com.au
Book at
Greyhound.com.au
Saver
$12 - $18
Flexifare
$20 - $29
Bus from Townsville to Mission Beach
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$20 - $130
Schedules at
Greyhound.com.au
Book at
Greyhound.com.au
Saver
$20 - $29
Flexifare
$29 - $45
Bus from Brisbane to Cardwell
Ave. Duration
25 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$140 - $240
Schedules at
Greyhound.com.au
Book at
Greyhound.com.au
Saver
$140 - $210
Flexifare
$170 - $240
Bus from Cardwell to Mission Beach
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$5 - $18
Schedules at
Greyhound.com.au
Book at
Greyhound.com.au
Saver
$5 - $9
Flexifare
$13 - $18
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
$28 - $35
Schedules at
byronbayshuttle.com.au

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Brisbane to South Mission Beach?

The distance between Brisbane and South Mission Beach is 1275 km. The road distance is 1722 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Brisbane to South Mission Beach?

The cheapest way to get from Brisbane to South Mission Beach is to fly and bus which costs $130 - $360 and takes 8 h 17 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Brisbane to South Mission Beach?

The quickest way to get from Brisbane to South Mission Beach is to fly and bus which takes 8 h 17 min and costs $130 - $360.

How long does it take to get from Brisbane to South Mission Beach?

It takes approximately 8 h 17 min to get from Brisbane to South Mission Beach, including transfers.

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