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Recommended option

Fly to Longreach, bus  •  6 h 30 min

  1. Fly from Brisbane (BNE) to Longreach (LRE) BNE - LRE
  2. Take the bus from Longreach to Winton

$238 - $435

Cheapest option

Bus  •  20 h 5 min

  1. Take the bus from Brisbane to Winton Bq201/Bq202

$100 - $150

5 alternative options

Fly to Winton  •  6 h 34 min

  1. Fly from Brisbane (BNE) to Winton (WIN) BNE - WIN

$137 - $335

Fly to Barcaldine, bus  •  8 h 26 min

  1. Fly from Brisbane (BNE) to Barcaldine (BCI) BNE - BCI
  2. Take the bus from Barcaldine to Winton

$216 - $670

Fly to Cloncurry, bus  •  9 h 41 min

  1. Fly from Brisbane (BNE) to Cloncurry (CNJ) BNE - CNJ
  2. Take the bus from Cloncurry to Winton

$318 - $490

Train, bus  •  28 h 10 min

  1. Take the train from Brisbane Roma Street to Longreach Spirit of the Outback
  2. Take the bus from Longreach to Winton Spirit of Outback

$190 - $264

Drive  •  15 h 25 min

  1. Drive from Brisbane to Winton 847.5 miles

$120 - $180

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

Jetstar, Regional Express and two other airlines fly from Brisbane to Winton once daily. Alternatively, Bus Queensland operates a bus from Brisbane to Winton once daily. Tickets cost $100 - $150 and the journey takes 20 h 5 min.

Airlines
Qantas
Website
qantas.com
Flights from Brisbane to Longreach
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$230 - $550
Flights from Brisbane to Longreach via Blackall
Ave. Duration
3 h 5 min
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$230 - $550
Flights from Brisbane to Longreach via Barcaldine
Ave. Duration
3 h 5 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$230 - $550
Flights from Brisbane to Barcaldine
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$170 - $600
Flights from Brisbane to Cloncurry via Townsville
Ave. Duration
5 h
When
Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$120 - $300
Regional Express
Website
rex.com.au
Flights from Brisbane to Winton via Townsville
Ave. Duration
5 h 56 min
When
Tuesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$160 - $470
Flights from Brisbane to Winton via Barcaldine, Longreach
Ave. Duration
7 h 55 min
When
Tuesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$180 - $600
Virgin Australia
Website
virginaustralia.com
Flights from Brisbane to Cloncurry
Ave. Duration
2 h 40 min
When
Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$290 - $650
Flights from Brisbane to Cloncurry via Mount Isa
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
When
Monday
Estimated price
$290 - $650
Train operators
Queensland Rail Travel
Phone
1300 131 722
Email
reservations@qr.com.au
Website
queenslandrailtravel.com.au
Train from Brisbane Roma Street to Longreach
Ave. Duration
25 h 10 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$160 - $230
Schedules at
queenslandrailtravel.com.au
Bus operators
Queensland Rail Travel
Phone
1300 131 722
Email
reservations@qr.com.au
Website
queenslandrailtravel.com.au
Bus from Longreach to Winton
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$27 - $40
Schedules at
queenslandrailtravel.com.au
Bus Queensland
Phone
1300 287 537
Website
busqldoutback.com.au
Bus from Barcaldine to Winton
Ave. Duration
3 h 56 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Schedules at
busqldoutback.com.au
Book at
busqldoutback.com.au
Bus from Cloncurry to Winton
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$35 - $60
Schedules at
busqldoutback.com.au
Book at
busqldoutback.com.au
Bus from Brisbane to Winton
Ave. Duration
20 h 5 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$100 - $150
Schedules at
busqldoutback.com.au
Book at
busqldoutback.com.au

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Brisbane and Winton is 1155 km. The road distance is 1356 km.

The cheapest way to get from Brisbane to Winton is to bus which costs $130 - $200 and takes 20 h 5 min.

The quickest way to get from Brisbane to Winton is to fly and bus which takes 6 h 30 min and costs $310 - $600.

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Brisbane and arriving at Winton. Services depart once daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 20 h 5 min.

It takes approximately 6 h 30 min to get from Brisbane to Winton, including transfers.