There are 3 ways to get from Brisbane to Toowoomba by bus, train or car

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Bus  •  1h 45m

  1. Take the bus from Brisbane to Toowoomba Gx741 / ...

$25 - $45

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Train  •  3h 50m

  1. Take the train from Brisbane Roma Street to Toowoomba The Westlander

$26 - $40

Drive  •  1h 32m

  1. Drive from Brisbane to Toowoomba 125.8 km

$16 - $24

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The cheapest way to get from Brisbane to Toowoomba is to drive which costs $16 - $24 and takes 1h 32m.

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The quickest way to get from Brisbane to Toowoomba is to drive which costs $16 - $24 and takes 1h 32m.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Brisbane and arriving at Toowoomba. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 1h 45m.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Brisbane Roma Street and arriving at Toowoomba. Services depart twice a week, and operate Tuesday and Thursday. The journey takes approximately 3h 50m.

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The distance between Brisbane and Toowoomba is 106 km. The road distance is 125.8 km.

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The best way to get from Brisbane to Toowoomba without a car is to bus which takes 1h 45m and costs $25 - $45.

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The bus from Brisbane to Toowoomba takes 1h 45m including transfers and departs hourly.

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Brisbane to Toowoomba bus services, operated by Murrays Coaches, depart from Brisbane station.

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Brisbane to Toowoomba train services, operated by Queensland Rail Travel, depart from Brisbane Roma Street station.

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The best way to get from Brisbane to Toowoomba is to bus which takes 1h 45m and costs $25 - $45. Alternatively, you can train, which costs $26 - $40 and takes 3h 50m.

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Map of how to get from Brisbane to Toowoomba.
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  • Distance: 106.4 km
  • Duration: 1h 45m

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

Murrays Coaches operates a bus from Brisbane to Toowoomba every 3 hours. Tickets cost $25 - $45 and the journey takes 1h 45m. Two other operators also service this route. Alternatively, Queensland Rail Travel operates a train from Brisbane Roma Street to Toowoomba twice a week. Tickets cost $26 - $40 and the journey takes 3h 50m.

Train operators
Bus operators
Greyhound Australia

Greyhound Australia is the country’s only long-distance bus operator running services in all states and territories. Greyhound Australia has been operating for 110 years and is the leading bus company in Australia. The extensive network now covers most of the Australian mainland, although service is limited in Western Australia with just a single route to Broome. Buses are equipped for long journeys, with free WiFi, air-conditioning, full disability access, USB chargers, reclining seats and an onboard bathroom.

Contact Details
Phone
1300 473946
Website
greyhound.com.au
Bus from Brisbane to Toowoomba
Ave. Duration
1h 45m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $45
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Greyhound.com.au
Early Bird
$30 - $40
Premium
$30 - $45
Advantage
$30 - $40
Bus Queensland
Phone
1300 287 537
Email
charter@busqld.com.au
Website
busqld.com.au
Bus from Brisbane to Toowoomba
Ave. Duration
2h 40m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$28 - $40
Schedules at
busqldoutback.com.au

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Brisbane to Toowoomba bus services, operated by Murrays Coaches, arrive at Toowoomba station.

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Brisbane to Toowoomba train services, operated by Queensland Rail Travel, arrive at Toowoomba station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Brisbane to Toowoomba is 126 km. It takes approximately 1h 32m to drive from Brisbane to Toowoomba.

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There are 81+ hotels available in Toowoomba. Prices start at $150 AUD per night.

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