There are 4 ways to get from Brisbane to Tin Can Bay by train, taxi, bus, car or plane

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Train, taxi  •  3 h 46 min

  1. Take the train from Central, platform 6 to Gympie North, platform 1 Brgy
  2. Take a taxi from Gympie North, platform 1 to Tin Can Bay

$103 - $138

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Bus  •  6 h

  1. Take the bus from Brisbane to Tin Can Bay Gx441

$27 - $150

2 alternative options

Drive  •  2 h 40 min

  1. Drive from Brisbane to Tin Can Bay 135.7 miles

$19 - $28

Fly, bus  •  4 h 51 min

  1. Fly from Brisbane (BNE) to Hervey Bay (HVB) BNE - HVB
  2. Take the bus from Hervey Bay - Pialba to Tin Can Bay

$131 - $376

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The cheapest way to get from Brisbane to Tin Can Bay is to drive which costs $26 - $40 and takes 2 h 40 min.

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The quickest way to get from Brisbane to Tin Can Bay is to drive which costs $26 - $40 and takes 2 h 40 min.

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The distance between Brisbane and Tin Can Bay is 173 km. The road distance is 217.1 km.

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It takes approximately 3 h 46 min to get from Brisbane to Tin Can Bay, including transfers.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Brisbane and arriving at Tin Can Bay. Services depart once daily. The journey takes approximately 6 h.

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There are 37+ hotels available in Tin Can Bay. Prices start at $119 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Brisbane to Tin Can Bay.
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  • Distance: 107.9 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 46 min

What companies run services between Brisbane, QLD, Australia and Tin Can Bay, QLD, Australia?

Greyhound Australia operates a bus from Brisbane to Tin Can Bay once daily. Tickets cost $27 - $150 and the journey takes 6 h.

Airlines
Qantas
Website
qantas.com
Flights from Brisbane to Hervey Bay
Ave. Duration
50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $550
Train operators
TRANSLink QLD
Website
translink.com.au
Train from Central, platform 6 to Gympie North, platform 1
Ave. Duration
2 h 57 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$13 - $18
Schedules at
jp.translink.com.au
Bus operators
Greyhound Australia
Phone
1300 473946
Website
greyhound.com.au
Bus from Brisbane to Tin Can Bay
Ave. Duration
6 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$27 - $150
Schedules at
Greyhound.com.au
Book at
Greyhound.com.au
Saver
$27 - $40
Flexifare
$35 - $55
Bus from Hervey Bay - Pialba to Tin Can Bay
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$8 - $23
Schedules at
Greyhound.com.au
Book at
Greyhound.com.au
Saver
$8 - $13
Flexifare
$16 - $23
Other operators
Taxi from Gympie North, platform 1 to Tin Can Bay
Ave. Duration
49 min
Estimated price
$90 - $120

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