There are 5 ways to get from Caloundra to Hervey Bay 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.

Recommended option

Train, bus  •  5 h 43 min

  1. Take the train from Landsborough to Maryborough West Tilt Train
  2. Take the bus from Maryborough West to Pialba-Hervet Bay Transit Hervey Bay Coach Service

$41 - $61

Cheapest option

Bus via Nambour  •  6 h 23 min

  1. Take the bus from Nambour to Hervey Bay - Pialba Gx402

$24 - $47

3 alternative options

Bus  •  7 h 9 min

  1. Take the bus from Maroochydore to Hervey Bay - Pialba Gx441

$30 - $166

Drive  •  2 h 56 min

  1. Drive from Caloundra to Hervey Bay 136.1 miles

$19 - $28

Train, fly  •  5 h 2 min

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

$128 - $362

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Caloundra to Hervey Bay is to drive which costs $26 - $40 and takes 2 h 56 min.

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The quickest way to get from Caloundra to Hervey Bay is to drive which takes 2 h 56 min and costs $26 - $40.

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The distance between Caloundra and Hervey Bay is 169 km. The road distance is 218 km.

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It takes approximately 5 h 43 min to get from Caloundra to Hervey Bay, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Caloundra to Hervey Bay. However, there are services departing from Caloundra station and arriving at Hervey Bay - Pialba via Maroochydore station, platform 2 and Nambour. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6 h 23 min.

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What companies run services between Caloundra, QLD, Australia and Hervey Bay, QLD, Australia?

Greyhound Australia operates a bus from Caloundra to Hervey Bay once daily. Tickets cost $16 - $35 and the journey takes 3 h 40 min.

Airlines
Qantas
Website
qantas.com
Flights from Brisbane to Hervey Bay
Ave. Duration
50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $550
Train operators
Queensland Rail Travel
Phone
1300 131 722
Email
reservations@qr.com.au
Website
queenslandrailtravel.com.au
Train from Landsborough to Maryborough West
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$26 - $40
Schedules at
queenslandrailtravel.com.au
TRANSLink QLD
Website
translink.com.au
Train from Landsborough, platform 1 to Eagle Junction, platform 3
Ave. Duration
1 h 12 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7 - $10
Schedules at
translink.com.au
Bus operators
Queensland Rail Travel
Phone
1300 131 722
Email
reservations@qr.com.au
Website
queenslandrailtravel.com.au
Bus from Maryborough West to Pialba-Hervet Bay Transit
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$11 - $16
Schedules at
queenslandrailtravel.com.au
Greyhound Australia
Phone
1300 473946
Website
greyhound.com.au
Bus from Nambour to Hervey Bay - Pialba
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$16 - $35
Schedules at
Greyhound.com.au
Book at
Greyhound.com.au
Saver
$16 - $23
Flexifare
$24 - $35
Bus from Maroochydore to Hervey Bay - Pialba
Ave. Duration
5 h 25 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$26 - $160
Schedules at
Greyhound.com.au
Book at
Greyhound.com.au
Saver
$26 - $40
Flexifare
$35 - $50

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