There are 9 ways to get from Cairns to Agnes Water by plane, bus, train or car

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Fly to Gladstone, bus  •  7 h 58 min

  1. Fly from Cairns (CNS) to Gladstone (GLT) CNS - GLT
  2. Take the bus from Gladstone to Agnes Water

$209 - $486

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Bus via Cairns  •  21 h 15 min

  1. Take the bus from Cairns to Rockhampton Gx411
  2. Take the bus from Rockhampton to Agnes Water GX447

$111 - $245

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Fly to Hervey Bay, bus  •  10 h 3 min

  1. Fly from Cairns (CNS) to Hervey Bay (HVB) CNS - HVB
  2. Take the bus from Hervey Bay - Torquay to Agnes Water

$244 - $629

Fly to Bundaberg, bus  •  9 h 28 min

  1. Fly from Cairns (CNS) to Bundaberg (BDB) CNS - BDB
  2. Take the bus from Bundaberg to Agnes Water

$197 - $593

Fly to Rockhampton, bus  •  10 h 25 min

  1. Fly from Cairns (CNS) to Rockhampton (ROK) CNS - ROK
  2. Take the bus from Rockhampton to Agnes Water

$206 - $449

Train  •  18 h 57 min

  1. Take the train from Cairns Central Station to Miriam Vale Spirit of Queensland

$221 - $348

Bus Premier Motor Service  •  20 h 35 min

  1. Take the bus from Cairns Central Station to Rockhampton George Street
  2. Take the bus from Rockhampton to Agnes Water GX447

$129 - $185

Train, bus  •  21 h 17 min

  1. Take the train from Cairns Central Station to Gladstone Spirit of Queensland
  2. Take the bus from Gladstone to Agnes Water GX447

$131 - $242

Drive  •  17 h 27 min

  1. Drive from Cairns to Agnes Water 808.9 miles

$110 - $170

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No, there is no direct bus from Cairns station to Agnes Water. However, there are services departing from Cairns Central Station and arriving at Agnes Water via Rockhampton. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 20 h 35 min.

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The distance between Cairns and Agnes Water is 1032 km. The road distance is 1294.2 km.

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The best way to get from Cairns to Agnes Water without a car is to train which takes 18 h 57 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 7 h 58 min to get from Cairns to Agnes Water, including transfers.

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Cairns to Agnes Water bus services, operated by Premier Motor Service, arrive at Cairns Central Station.

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The best way to get from Cairns to Agnes Water is to train which takes 18 h 57 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 20 h 35 min.

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There is no direct flight from Cairns Airport to Gladstone Airport. The quickest flight takes 4 h 10 min and has one stopover.

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Cairns to Agnes Water bus services, operated by Greyhound Australia, arrive at Agnes Water station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Cairns to Agnes Water is 1294 km. It takes approximately 17 h 27 min to drive from Cairns to Agnes Water.

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

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Map of how to get from Cairns to Agnes Water.
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  • Distance: 644.8 miles
  • Duration: 7 h 58 min

What companies run services between Cairns, QLD, Australia and Agnes Water, QLD, Australia?

Queensland Rail Travel operates a train from Cairns to Agnes Water 5 times a week. Tickets cost $120 - $230 and the journey takes 18 h 11 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Cairns to Agnes Water via Rockhampton George Street and Rockhampton in around 20 h 35 min.

Airlines
Qantas
Website
qantas.com
Flights from Cairns to Gladstone via Brisbane
Ave. Duration
4 h 38 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $850
Flights from Cairns to Gladstone via Townsville, Brisbane
Ave. Duration
7 h 53 min
When
Monday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$180 - $850
Flights from Cairns to Gladstone via Sydney, Brisbane
Ave. Duration
8 h 15 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$180 - $850
Flights from Cairns to Hervey Bay via Brisbane
Ave. Duration
4 h 23 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$190 - $850
Flights from Cairns to Hervey Bay via Townsville, Brisbane
Ave. Duration
5 h 25 min
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
$190 - $850
Flights from Cairns to Hervey Bay via Sydney, Brisbane
Ave. Duration
8 h 15 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$190 - $850
Flights from Cairns to Bundaberg via Brisbane
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $850
Flights from Cairns to Bundaberg via Townsville, Brisbane
Ave. Duration
6 h 21 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$180 - $850
Flights from Cairns to Bundaberg via Sydney, Brisbane
Ave. Duration
8 h 35 min
When
Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$180 - $850
Flights from Cairns to Rockhampton via Brisbane
Ave. Duration
5 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $800
Flights from Cairns to Rockhampton via Townsville, Mackay
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
$170 - $800
Flights from Cairns to Rockhampton via Brisbane, Mackay
Ave. Duration
6 h
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $800
Flights from Cairns to Rockhampton via Townsville, Brisbane
Ave. Duration
7 h
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $800
Flights from Cairns to Rockhampton via Sydney, Brisbane
Ave. Duration
8 h 15 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $800
Virgin Australia
Website
virginaustralia.com
Flights from Cairns to Gladstone via Brisbane
Ave. Duration
5 h 21 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $800
Flights from Cairns to Gladstone via Sydney, Brisbane
Ave. Duration
9 h 5 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $800
Flights from Cairns to Hervey Bay via Sydney
Ave. Duration
6 h
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$230 - $1,100
Flights from Cairns to Bundaberg via Brisbane
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $750
Flights from Cairns to Bundaberg via Sydney, Brisbane
Ave. Duration
8 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $750
Flights from Cairns to Rockhampton via Brisbane
Ave. Duration
6 h 1 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $750
Flights from Cairns to Rockhampton via Sydney, Brisbane
Ave. Duration
8 h 30 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday 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 Cairns Central Station to Miriam Vale
Ave. Duration
18 h 11 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$120 - $230
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Queensland Rail Travel
A-Choice
$229
B-Quick
$126
Train from Cairns Central Station to Gladstone
Ave. Duration
17 h 25 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$110 - $220
Book at
Queensland Rail Travel
A-Choice
$216
B-Quick
$119
Bus operators
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 Gladstone to Agnes Water
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$10 - $24
Book at
Greyhound.com.au
Saver
$10 - $14
Flexifare
$17 - $24
Bus from Hervey Bay - Torquay to Agnes Water
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$19 - $40
Book at
Greyhound.com.au
Saver
$19 - $28
Flexifare
$28 - $40
Bus from Bundaberg to Agnes Water
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$9 - $24
Book at
Greyhound.com.au
Saver
$9 - $14
Flexifare
$17 - $24
Bus from Rockhampton to Agnes Water
Ave. Duration
2 h 45 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$18 - $40
Book at
Greyhound.com.au
Saver
$18 - $27
Flexifare
$27 - $40
Bus from Cairns to Rockhampton
Ave. Duration
17 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$90 - $210
Book at
Greyhound.com.au
Saver
$90 - $140
Flexifare
$110 - $160
Premier Motor Service
Website
premierms.com.au
Bus from Cairns Central Station to Rockhampton George Street
Ave. Duration
16 h 50 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$110 - $150
Schedules at
premierms.com.au

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There are 157+ hotels available in Agnes Water. Prices start at $67 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Cairns to Cairns Airport is to shuttle which takes 15 min and costs .

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