There are 4 ways to get from Brisbane to Southport by bus, train, taxi 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

Bus  •  1 h 5 min

  1. Pm41

$11 - $15

Cheapest option

Train  •  1 h 30 min

  1. Bdvl / ...

$9 - $13

2 alternative options

Taxi  •  48 min

  1. 45.4 miles

$130 - $160

Drive  •  48 min

  1. 45.4 miles

$6 - $10

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

Premier Motor Service operates a bus from Brisbane to Southport once daily. Tickets cost $11 - $15 and the journey takes 1 h 5 min. Alternatively, TRANSLink QLD operates a train from Brisbane to Southport every 30 minutes. Tickets cost $6 - $9 and the journey takes 1 h 8 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
Premier Motor Service
Website
premierms.com.au
Bus from Brisbane to Southport Transit Centre, Railway St
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$11 - $15
Schedules at
premierms.com.au
Other operators
Taxi from Brisbane to Southport
Ave. Duration
48 min
Estimated price
$130 - $160
Yellow Cab Co
Phone
+61 13 19 24
Website
yellowcab.com.au
Black & White Cabs
Phone
+61 13 32 22
Website
blackandwhitecabs.com.au

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Brisbane and Southport is 66 km. The road distance is 73 km.

The cheapest way to get from Brisbane to Southport is to drive which costs $8 - $13 and takes 48 min.

The quickest way to get from Brisbane to Southport is to taxi which takes 48 min and costs $170 - $210.

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Brisbane and arriving at Southport Transit Centre, Railway St. Services depart once daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 1 h 5 min.

The bus from Brisbane to Southport Transit Centre, Railway St takes 1 h 5 min including transfers and departs once daily.