There are 5 ways to get from Caboolture to Childers by train, bus, car or plane

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

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Train Queensland Rail Travel, bus  •  4 h 41 min

  1. Take the train from Caboolture to Maryborough West Tilt Train / ...
  2. Take the bus from Maryborough West Station to Childers

Cheapest option

Train, bus Greyhound Australia  •  6 h 54 min

  1. Take the train from Caboolture, platform 1 to Nambour, platform 3 Ipna / ...
  2. Take the bus from Nambour to Childers Gx402

$28 - $62

3 alternative options

Drive  •  3 h 26 min

  1. Drive from Caboolture to Childers 167 miles

$23 - $35

Train, fly to Hervey Bay, bus  •  5 h

  1. Take the train from Caboolture, platform 1 to Eagle Junction, platform 3
  2. Fly from Brisbane (BNE) to Hervey Bay (HVB) BNE - HVB
  3. Take the bus from Hervey Bay - Torquay to Childers

$128 - $372

Train, fly to Bundaberg, bus  •  6 h 36 min

  1. Take the train from Caboolture, platform 1 to Eagle Junction, platform 3
  2. Fly from Brisbane (BNE) to Bundaberg (BDB) BNE - BDB
  3. Take the bus from Bundaberg, Sugarland to Childers

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The cheapest way to get from Caboolture to Childers is to drive which costs $30 - $50 and takes 3 h 26 min.

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The quickest way to get from Caboolture to Childers is to drive which takes 3 h 26 min and costs $30 - $50.

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The distance between Caboolture and Childers is 216 km. The road distance is 267 km.

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It takes approximately 4 h 41 min to get from Caboolture to Childers, including transfers.

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

There is no direct connection from Caboolture to Childers. However, you can take the train to Maryborough West, take the walk to Maryborough West Station, then take the bus to Childers. Alternatively, you can take a vehicle from Caboolture to Childers via Nambour, platform 3 and Nambour in around 6 h 54 min.

Airlines
Qantas
Website
qantas.com
Flights from Brisbane to Hervey Bay
Ave. Duration
50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $550
Flights from Brisbane to Bundaberg
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $400
Virgin Australia
Website
virginaustralia.com
Flights from Brisbane to Bundaberg
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $350
Train operators
Queensland Rail Travel
Phone
1300 131 722
Email
reservations@qr.com.au
Website
queenslandrailtravel.com.au
Train from Caboolture to Maryborough West
Ave. Duration
2 h 46 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Schedules at
queenslandrailtravel.com.au
Train from Caboolture to Nambour
Ave. Duration
56 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$12 - $17
Schedules at
queenslandrailtravel.com.au
TRANSLink QLD
Website
translink.com.au
Train from Caboolture, platform 1 to Nambour, platform 3
Ave. Duration
59 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
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
Bus operators
North Burnett Regional Council
Phone
1300 696 272
Email
admin@northburnett.qld.gov.au
Website
northburnett.qld.gov.au
Bus from Maryborough West Station to Childers
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Once a week
Schedules at
northburnett.qld.gov.au
Bus from Bundaberg, Sugarland to Childers
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Schedules at
northburnett.qld.gov.au
Greyhound Australia
Phone
1300 473946
Website
greyhound.com.au
Bus from Nambour to Childers
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$22 - $45
Schedules at
Greyhound.com.au
Book at
Greyhound.com.au
Saver
$22 - $35
Flexifare
$30 - $45
Bus from Hervey Bay - Torquay to Childers
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$5 - $18
Schedules at
Greyhound.com.au
Book at
Greyhound.com.au
Saver
$5 - $9
Flexifare
$13 - $18

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