There are 4 ways to get from Browns Plains to Surfers Paradise by bus, train, tram, taxi or car

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Line 560 bus, train, tram  •  1 h 57 min

  1. Take the line 560 bus from Browns Plains station, stop 1B to Loganlea station 560
  2. Take the train from Loganlea, platform 1 to Helensvale, platform 1
  3. Take the tram from Helensvale, platform 5 to Cavill Avenue

$10 - $15

3 alternative options

Line 150 bus, bus  •  2 h 34 min

  1. Take the line 150 bus from Browns Plains station, stop 3B to Upper Mt Gravatt, platform 1 150
  2. Take the bus from Garden City Bus Station, Macgregor St, Stand L to Surfers Paradise Coach Transit Centre, Beach Rd Pm41

$13 - $18

Taxi  •  44 min

  1. Take a taxi from Browns Plains to Surfers Paradise 40.6 miles

$110 - $140

Drive  •  44 min

  1. Drive from Browns Plains to Surfers Paradise 40.6 miles

$5 - $9

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The cheapest way to get from Browns Plains to Surfers Paradise is to drive which costs $8 - $12 and takes 44 min.

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The quickest way to get from Browns Plains to Surfers Paradise is to taxi which costs $150 - $190 and takes 44 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Browns Plains station to Surfers Paradise. However, there are services departing from Browns Plains station, stop 3B and arriving at Surfers Paradise Coach Transit Centre, Beach Rd via Garden City Bus Station, Macgregor St, Stand L. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 34 min.

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The distance between Browns Plains and Surfers Paradise is 54 km. The road distance is 64.9 km.

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The best way to get from Browns Plains to Surfers Paradise without a car is to line 560 bus and train and tram which takes 1 h 57 min and costs $13 - $22.

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It takes approximately 1 h 57 min to get from Browns Plains to Surfers Paradise, including transfers.

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Browns Plains to Surfers Paradise bus services, operated by TRANSLink QLD, arrive at Browns Plains station, stop 3B.

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Browns Plains to Surfers Paradise bus services, operated by Premier Motor Service, arrive at Surfers Paradise Coach Transit Centre, Beach Rd station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Browns Plains to Surfers Paradise is 65 km. It takes approximately 44 min to drive from Browns Plains to Surfers Paradise.

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There are 990+ hotels available in Surfers Paradise. Prices start at $94 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Browns Plains to Surfers Paradise.
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  • Distance: 33.6 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 57 min

What companies run services between Browns Plains, QLD, Australia and Surfers Paradise, QLD, Australia?

You can take a bus from Browns Plains to Surfers Paradise via Upper Mt Gravatt, platform 1 and Garden City Bus Station, Macgregor St, Stand L in around 2 h 34 min.

Train operators
TRANSLink QLD
Website
translink.com.au
Train from Loganlea, platform 1 to Helensvale, platform 1
Ave. Duration
27 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Schedules at
jp.translink.com.au
Tram from Helensvale, platform 5 to Cavill Avenue
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
jp.translink.com.au
Bus operators
TRANSLink QLD
Website
translink.com.au
Bus from Browns Plains station, stop 1B to Loganlea station
Ave. Duration
33 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Schedules at
jp.translink.com.au
Bus from Browns Plains station, stop 3B to Upper Mt Gravatt, platform 1
Ave. Duration
39 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $6
Schedules at
jp.translink.com.au
Premier Motor Service
Website
premierms.com.au
Bus from Garden City Bus Station, Macgregor St, Stand L to Surfers Paradise Coach Transit Centre, Beach Rd
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$9 - $13
Schedules at
premierms.com.au
Other operators
Taxi from Browns Plains to Surfers Paradise
Ave. Duration
44 min
Estimated price
$110 - $140
Black & White Cabs
Phone
+61 13 32 22
Website
blackandwhitecabs.com.au
Yellow Cab Co
Phone
+61 13 19 24
Website
yellowcab.com.au

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