There are 3 ways to get from Caloundra to Coolangatta by bus, train or car

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Bus  •  4 h 3 min

  1. Take the bus from Caloundra to Brisbane Gx513
  2. Take the bus from Brisbane Roma St Bus Stop to Gold Coast Airport Southbound - Brisbane Int. to Byron / ...

$37 - $60

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Train  •  5 h 19 min

  1. Take the train from Landsborough, platform 1 to Central, platform 5 Naip / ...
  2. Take the train from Central, platform 1 to Varsity Lakes, platform 2 Bdvl / ...

$23 - $32

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Drive  •  2 h 10 min

  1. Drive from Caloundra to Coolangatta 119.5 miles

$17 - $25

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The cheapest way to get from Caloundra to Coolangatta is to drive which costs $23 - $35 and takes 2 h 10 min.

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The quickest way to get from Caloundra to Coolangatta is to drive which costs $23 - $35 and takes 2 h 10 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Caloundra to Coolangatta. However, there are services departing from Caloundra and arriving at Griffith St at Coolangatta East via Brisbane Roma St Bus Stop and Gold Coast Airport. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 3 min.

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The distance between Caloundra and Coolangatta is 157 km. The road distance is 191.1 km.

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The best way to get from Caloundra to Coolangatta without a car is to bus which takes 4 h 3 min and costs $50 - $85.

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It takes approximately 4 h 3 min to get from Caloundra to Coolangatta, including transfers.

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Caloundra to Coolangatta bus services, operated by Greyhound Australia, depart from Caloundra station.

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The best way to get from Caloundra to Coolangatta is to bus which takes 4 h 3 min and costs $50 - $85. Alternatively, you can train, which costs $30 - $45 and takes 5 h 19 min.

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Caloundra to Coolangatta bus services, operated by Byron Easybus, arrive at Gold Coast Airport station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Caloundra to Coolangatta is 191 km. It takes approximately 2 h 10 min to drive from Caloundra to Coolangatta.

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Map of how to get from Caloundra to Coolangatta.
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  • Distance: 98.3 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 3 min

What companies run services between Caloundra, QLD, Australia and Coolangatta, QLD, Australia?

You can take a bus from Caloundra to Coolangatta via Brisbane, Brisbane Roma St Bus Stop, and Gold Coast Airport in around 4 h 3 min. Alternatively, you can take a train from Caloundra to Coolangatta via Landsborough station, Landsborough, platform 1, Central, platform 5, Central, platform 1, Varsity Lakes, platform 2, and Varsity Lakes station in around 5 h 19 min.

Train operators
TRANSLink QLD
Website
translink.com.au
Train from Landsborough, platform 1 to Central, platform 5
Ave. Duration
1 h 23 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7 - $10
Schedules at
translink.com.au
Train from Central, platform 1 to Varsity Lakes, platform 2
Ave. Duration
1 h 23 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$8 - $11
Schedules at
jp.translink.com.au
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 Caloundra to Brisbane
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$7 - $21
Schedules at
Greyhound.com.au
Book at
Greyhound.com.au
Saver
$7 - $11
Flexifare
$15 - $21
Byron Easybus
Website
byronbayshuttle.com.au
Bus from Brisbane Roma St Bus Stop to Gold Coast Airport
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$26 - $35
Schedules at
byronbayshuttle.com.au

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