There are 7 ways to get from Caboolture to Ayr by train, plane, bus or car

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Train, fly to Townsville  •  7 h 22 min

  1. Take the train from Caboolture, platform 1 to Eagle Junction, platform 3
  2. Fly from Brisbane (BNE) to Townsville (TSV) BNE - TSV
  3. Take the train from Townsville to Ayr

$109 - $281

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Train, fly to Mackay  •  8 h 29 min

  1. Take the train from Caboolture, platform 1 to Eagle Junction, platform 3
  2. Fly from Brisbane (BNE) to Mackay (MKY) BNE - MKY
  3. Take the train from Mackay to Ayr

$106 - $315

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Train, fly to Proserpine  •  7 h 10 min

  1. Take the train from Caboolture, platform 1 to Eagle Junction, platform 3
  2. Fly from Brisbane (BNE) to Proserpine (PPP) BNE - PPP
  3. Take the train from Proserpine to Ayr

$123 - $280

Train  •  15 h 27 min

  1. Take the train from Caboolture to Ayr Spirit of Queensland

$120 - $230

Bus Premier Motor Service  •  23 h 25 min

  1. Take the bus from Burpengary Bruce Highway to Ayr

$144 - $195

Bus Greyhound Australia  •  23 h 35 min

  1. Take the bus from Caboolture station, stop A to Nambour station 649
  2. Take the bus from Nambour to Ayr Gx402

$116 - $198

Drive  •  16 h 36 min

  1. Drive from Caboolture to Ayr 755 miles

$100 - $160

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The cheapest way to get from Caboolture to Ayr is to drive which costs $140 - $220 and takes 16 h 36 min.

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The quickest way to get from Caboolture to Ayr is to train and fly which costs $160 - $390 and takes 7 h 10 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Caboolture station to Ayr. However, there are services departing from Caboolture station, stop C and arriving at Ayr via Burpengary Bruce Highway. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 23 h 25 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Caboolture and arriving at Ayr. Services depart five times a week. The journey takes approximately 15 h 27 min.

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The distance between Caboolture and Ayr is 1009 km. The road distance is 1207.9 km.

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The best way to get from Caboolture to Ayr without a car is to train which takes 15 h 27 min and costs $170 - $320.

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It takes approximately 7 h 22 min to get from Caboolture to Ayr, including transfers.

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Caboolture to Ayr bus services, operated by Premier Motor Service, depart from Burpengary Bruce Highway station.

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Caboolture to Ayr train services, operated by Queensland Rail Travel, depart from Caboolture station.

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The best way to get from Caboolture to Ayr is to train which takes 15 h 27 min and costs $170 - $320. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $190 - $270 and takes 23 h 25 min.

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Map of how to get from Caboolture to Ayr.
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  • Distance: 630.3 miles
  • Duration: 7 h 22 min

What companies run services between Caboolture, QLD, Australia and Ayr, QLD, Australia?

Queensland Rail Travel operates a train from Caboolture to Ayr 5 times a week. Tickets cost $120 - $230 and the journey takes 15 h 27 min. Alternatively, Premier Motor Service operates a bus from Caboolture to Ayr once daily. Tickets cost $140 - $190 and the journey takes 21 h 50 min.

Airlines
Qantas
Website
qantas.com
Flights from Brisbane to Townsville
Ave. Duration
1 h 59 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $550
Flights from Brisbane to Townsville via Mackay
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
When
Tuesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$150 - $550
Flights from Brisbane to Proserpine
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $420
Flights from Brisbane to Mackay
Ave. Duration
1 h 42 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $420
Flights from Brisbane to Mackay via Rockhampton
Ave. Duration
2 h 55 min
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$90 - $460
Virgin Australia
Website
virginaustralia.com
Flights from Brisbane to Townsville
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $490
Flights from Brisbane to Proserpine
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $390
Flights from Brisbane to Mackay
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $370
Jetstar
Website
jetstar.com
Flights from Brisbane to Townsville
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $450
Flights from Brisbane to Proserpine
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $420
Flights from Brisbane to Mackay
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $330
Train operators
TRANSLink QLD
Website
translink.com.au
Train from Caboolture, platform 1 to Eagle Junction, platform 3
Ave. Duration
43 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Schedules at
jp.translink.com.au
Queensland Rail Travel
Phone
1300 131 722
Email
reservations@qr.com.au
Website
queenslandrailtravel.com.au
Train from Townsville to Ayr
Ave. Duration
1 h 3 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$15 - $21
Schedules at
queenslandrailtravel.com.au
Train from Proserpine to Ayr
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$25 - $35
Schedules at
queenslandrailtravel.com.au
Train from Mackay to Ayr
Ave. Duration
3 h 38 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Schedules at
queenslandrailtravel.com.au
Train from Caboolture to Ayr
Ave. Duration
15 h 27 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$120 - $230
Schedules at
queenslandrailtravel.com.au
A-Choice
$230
B-Quick
$127
Bus operators
Premier Motor Service
Website
premierms.com.au
Bus from Burpengary Bruce Highway to Ayr
Ave. Duration
21 h 50 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$140 - $190
Schedules at
premierms.com.au
TRANSLink QLD
Website
translink.com.au
Bus from Caboolture station, stop A to Nambour station
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$6 - $9
Schedules at
jp.translink.com.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 Nambour to Ayr
Ave. Duration
21 h 10 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$110 - $190
Schedules at
Greyhound.com.au
Book at
Greyhound.com.au
Saver
$110 - $160
Flexifare
$130 - $190

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The quickest flight from Brisbane Airport to Townsville Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 55 min.

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Caboolture to Ayr bus services, operated by Premier Motor Service, arrive at Ayr station.

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Caboolture to Ayr train services, operated by Queensland Rail Travel, arrive at Ayr station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Caboolture to Ayr is 1208 km. It takes approximately 16 h 36 min to drive from Caboolture to Ayr.

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Jetstar, Virgin Australia and Qantas offer flights from Brisbane Airport to Townsville Airport.

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There are nine+ hotels available in Ayr. Prices start at $100 USD per night.

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