There are 3 ways to get from Caboolture to Rainbow Beach by train, bus or car

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Train, bus  •  4 h 26 min

  1. Take the train from Caboolture to Cooroy Tilt Train / ...
  2. Take the bus from Cooroy to Rainbow Beach Gx441 / ...

$16 - $45

2 alternative options

Train, bus via Gympie North  •  5 h 7 min

  1. Take the train from Caboolture to Gympie North Tilt Train / ...
  2. Take the bus from Gympie to Rainbow Beach Gx440

$22 - $56

Drive  •  2 h 31 min

  1. Drive from Caboolture to Rainbow Beach 122.3 miles

$17 - $26

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The cheapest way to get from Caboolture to Rainbow Beach is to drive which costs $23 - $35 and takes 2 h 31 min.

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The quickest way to get from Caboolture to Rainbow Beach is to drive which takes 2 h 31 min and costs $23 - $35.

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The distance between Caboolture and Rainbow Beach is 132 km. The road distance is 196 km.

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It takes approximately 4 h 26 min to get from Caboolture to Rainbow Beach, including transfers.

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What companies run services between Caboolture, QLD, Australia and Rainbow Beach, QLD, Australia?

There is no direct connection from Caboolture to Rainbow Beach. However, you can take the train to Cooroy then take the bus to Rainbow Beach. Alternatively, you can take a vehicle from Caboolture to Rainbow Beach via Gympie North, Gympie North station, Gympie Sovereign, and Gympie in around 5 h 7 min.

Train operators
Queensland Rail Travel
Phone
1300 131 722
Email
reservations@qr.com.au
Website
queenslandrailtravel.com.au
Train from Caboolture to Cooroy
Ave. Duration
1 h 16 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$15 - $22
Schedules at
queenslandrailtravel.com.au
Train from Caboolture to Gympie North
Ave. Duration
1 h 47 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$20 - $28
Schedules at
queenslandrailtravel.com.au
TRANSLink QLD
Website
translink.com.au
Train from Caboolture, platform 1 to Cooroy, platform 1
Ave. Duration
1 h 34 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$7 - $10
Schedules at
jp.translink.com.au
Train from Caboolture, platform 1 to Gympie North, platform 1
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$10 - $14
Schedules at
jp.translink.com.au
Bus operators
Greyhound Australia
Phone
1300 473946
Website
greyhound.com.au
Bus from Cooroy to Rainbow Beach
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$9 - $24
Schedules at
Greyhound.com.au
Book at
Greyhound.com.au
Saver
$9 - $14
Flexifare
$17 - $24
Bus from Gympie to Rainbow Beach
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$6 - $19
Schedules at
Greyhound.com.au
Book at
Greyhound.com.au
Saver
$6 - $9
Flexifare
$13 - $19

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