There are 4 ways to get from Brisbane to Tara by 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

Bus  •  4 h 49 min

  1. Take the bus from Brisbane to Toowoomba Gx706 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Toowoomba to Tara Bq113

$35 - $60

3 alternative options

Bus Murrays Coaches  •  6 h 10 min

  1. Take the bus from Brisbane to Dalby
  2. Take the bus from Dalby to Tara Bq113

$49 - $62

Train, bus  •  7 h 43 min

  1. Take the train from Brisbane Roma Street to Oakey The Westlander
  2. Take the bus from Oakey to Tara Bq113

$51 - $75

Drive  •  3 h 41 min

  1. Drive from Brisbane to Tara 186.3 miles

$26 - $40

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

You can take a bus from Brisbane to Tara via Toowoomba in around 4 h 49 min.

Train operators
Queensland Rail Travel
Phone
1300 131 722
Email
reservations@qr.com.au
Website
queenslandrailtravel.com.au
Train from Brisbane Roma Street to Oakey
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$28 - $40
Schedules at
queenslandrailtravel.com.au
Bus operators
Greyhound Australia
Phone
1300 473946
Website
greyhound.com.au
Bus from Brisbane to Toowoomba
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10 - $26
Schedules at
Greyhound.com.au
Book at
Greyhound.com.au
Saver
$10 - $15
Flexifare
$18 - $26
Bus Queensland
Phone
1300 287 537
Website
busqld.com.au
Bus from Toowoomba to Tara
Ave. Duration
2 h 9 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$24 - $35
Schedules at
busqldoutback.com.au
Book at
busqldoutback.com.au
Bus from Dalby to Tara
Ave. Duration
1 h 7 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$19 - $27
Schedules at
busqldoutback.com.au
Book at
busqldoutback.com.au
Bus from Oakey to Tara
Ave. Duration
1 h 48 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$22 - $35
Schedules at
busqldoutback.com.au
Book at
busqldoutback.com.au
Murrays Coaches
Website
murrays.com.au
Bus from Brisbane to Dalby
Ave. Duration
3 h 57 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$29 - $35
Schedules at
murrays.com.au

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Brisbane and Tara is 255 km. The road distance is 298 km.

The cheapest way to get from Brisbane to Tara is to drive which costs $35 - $55 and takes 3 h 41 min.

The quickest way to get from Brisbane to Tara is to drive which takes 3 h 41 min and costs $35 - $55.

No, there is no direct bus from Brisbane to Tara. However, there are services departing from Brisbane and arriving at Tara via Toowoomba. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 49 min.

It takes approximately 4 h 49 min to get from Brisbane to Tara, including transfers.