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There are 5 ways to get from Bundaberg to Port Douglas by plane, train, bus, shuttle or car

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Fly  •  8 h 14 min

  1. Fly from Bundaberg (BDB) to Cairns (CNS) BDB - CNS

$197 - $580

Cheapest option

Bus, shuttle  •  25 h 25 min

  1. Take the bus from Bundaberg Base Hospital to Gin Gin
  2. Take the bus from Gin Gin to Cairns
  3. Take a shuttle bus from Cairns to Port Douglas

$139 - $213

3 alternative options

Train, bus  •  22 h 2 min

  1. Take the train from Bundaberg to Cairns Central Station Spirit of Queensland
  2. Take the bus from Cairns Central Station to Port Douglas

Bus  •  22 h 41 min

  1. Take the bus from Bundaberg to Cairns Central Station
  2. Take the bus from Cairns Central Station to Port Douglas

Drive  •  19 h 36 min

  1. Drive from Bundaberg to Port Douglas 888.9 miles

$120 - $190

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The cheapest way to get from Bundaberg to Port Douglas is to drive which costs $170 - $260 and takes 19 h 36 min.

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The quickest way to get from Bundaberg to Port Douglas is to fly which costs $270 - $850 and takes 8 h 14 min.

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The distance between Bundaberg and Port Douglas is 1175 km. The road distance is 1422.3 km.

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The best way to get from Bundaberg to Port Douglas without a car is to train and bus which takes 22 h 2 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 8 h 14 min to get from Bundaberg to Port Douglas, including transfers.

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The best way to get from Bundaberg to Port Douglas is to fly which takes 8 h 14 min and costs $270 - $850. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 22 h 41 min.

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There is no direct flight from Bundaberg Airport to Cairns Airport. The quickest flight takes 4 h 30 min and has one stopover.

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Yes, the driving distance between Bundaberg to Port Douglas is 1422 km. It takes approximately 19 h 36 min to drive from Bundaberg to Port Douglas.

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Virgin Australia and Qantas offer flights from Bundaberg Airport to Cairns Airport.

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There are 257+ hotels available in Port Douglas. Prices start at $110 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Bundaberg to Port Douglas.
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  • Distance: 734.3 miles
  • Duration: 8 h 14 min

What companies run services between Bundaberg, QLD, Australia and Port Douglas, QLD, Australia?

Qantas, Virgin Australia and Jetstar fly from Bundaberg to Port Douglas hourly. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Bundaberg to Port Douglas via Cairns Central Station and Port Douglas in around 22 h 41 min.

Airlines
Qantas
Website
qantas.com
Flights from Bundaberg to Cairns via Brisbane
Ave. Duration
5 h 26 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $850
Flights from Bundaberg to Cairns via Brisbane, Townsville
Ave. Duration
6 h 40 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$180 - $850
Flights from Bundaberg to Cairns via Brisbane, Sydney
Ave. Duration
8 h 55 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$180 - $850
Flights from Bundaberg to Cairns via Brisbane, Melbourne
Ave. Duration
9 h 10 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$180 - $850
Virgin Australia
Website
virginaustralia.com
Flights from Bundaberg to Cairns via Brisbane
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
When
Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $750
Train operators
Queensland Rail Travel
Phone
1300 131 722
Email
reservations@qr.com.au
Website
queenslandrailtravel.com.au
Train from Bundaberg to Cairns Central Station
Ave. Duration
19 h 46 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$130 - $250
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Queensland Rail Travel
A-Choice
$248
B-Quick
$137
Bus operators
QConnect - Trans North
Phone
(07) 4095 8644
Website
transnorthbus.com
Bus from Cairns Central Station to Port Douglas
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Schedules at
transnorthbus.com.au
Premier Motor Service
Phone
+61 2 4423 5233
Email
reservations@premierms.com.au
Website
premierms.com.au
Bus from Bundaberg to Cairns Central Station
Ave. Duration
20 h 25 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$130 - $180
Schedules at
premierms.com.au
North Burnett Regional Council
Phone
1300 696 272
Email
admin@northburnett.qld.gov.au
Website
northburnett.qld.gov.au
Bus from Bundaberg Base Hospital to Gin Gin
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Once a week
Schedules at
northburnett.qld.gov.au
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 and services more than 5 million passengers every year. Buses are equipped for the long journeys, with free WiFi, air-conditioning, full disability access, USB chargers in every seat and an on-board restroom.

Contact Details
Phone
1300 473946
Website
greyhound.com.au
Bus from Gin Gin to Cairns
Ave. Duration
21 h 15 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$110 - $190
Book at
Greyhound.com.au
Saver
$110 - $160
Flexifare
$130 - $190
BTS Port Douglas Bus
Phone
07 4099 5665
Email
info@portdouglasbus.com.au
Website
portdouglasbus.com.au
Shuttle from Cairns to Port Douglas
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$26 - $28
Book at
Port Douglas Bus

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The best way to get from Bundaberg to Bundaberg Airport is to line 4 bus which takes 5 min and costs $2 - $3.

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