Travel from Bundaberg to Cairns

Train, bus or fly from Bundaberg to Cairns?

Qantas, Virgin Australia and Jetstar fly from Bundaberg to Cairns hourly. Alternatively, Queensland Rail operates a train from Bundaberg to Cairns 5 times a week. Tickets cost $150 - $280 and the journey takes 19 hours 46 minutes.

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How to get from Bundaberg to Cairns

ModeDurationPrice
From Bingera St at Friendlies Hospital line 4 bus to Bundaberg airport, fly to Cairns airport, then taxi to Cairns.5 h 52 min$351
From Bundaberg train to Cairns Central Station.19 h 46 min$203
From Bundaberg Post Office bus to Gin Gin, walk to Gin Gin - Meal Break, then bus to Cairns.22 h 16 min$161
From Bundaberg drive to Cairns.18 h 37 min$147

How long does it take to get from Bundaberg to Cairns?

It takes approximately 5 hours 52 minutes to get from Bundaberg to Cairns, including transfers.

Is there a direct train between Bundaberg and Cairns?

Yes, there is a direct train departing from Bundaberg and arriving at Cairns Central Station. Services depart five times a week, and operate Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday and Saturday. The journey takes approximately 19 hours 46 minutes.

Is there a direct bus between Bundaberg and Cairns?

No, there is no direct bus from Bundaberg to Cairns. However, there are services departing from Bundaberg Post Office and arriving at Cairns via Gin Gin - Meal Break. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 22 hours 16 minutes.

Operators from Bundaberg to Cairns

OperatorPhoneWebsite
QConnect - DuffysQConnect - Duffys
QantasQantas
Virgin AustraliaVirgin Australia
JetstarJetstar
Queensland RailQueensland Rail
North Burnett Regional Council1300 696 272North Burnett Regional Council
Greyhound Australia1300 473946Greyhound Australia