There are 6 ways to get from Gold Coast to Bundaberg 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  •  7 h 22 min

  1. Vlbd / ...
  2. Tilt Train / ...

$54 - $78

Cheapest option

Bus  •  10 h 2 min

  1. 175 / ...
  2. Gx402 / ...

$42 - $175

4 alternative options

Drive  •  5 h 27 min

  1. 274.5 miles

$35 - $60

Train, fly to Bundaberg  •  5 h 55 min

  1. BNE - BDB

$104 - $239

Train, fly to Hervey Bay, bus  •  7 h 39 min

  1. BNE - HVB

$137 - $387

Train, fly to Gladstone  •  7 h 21 min

  1. BNE - GLT

$152 - $379

What companies run services between Gold Coast, QLD, Australia and Bundaberg, QLD, Australia?

You can take a train from Gold Coast to Bundaberg via Helensvale, platform 4, Helensvale, platform 2, Roma Street, platform 6, and Brisbane Roma Street in around 7 h 22 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Gold Coast to Bundaberg via Brisbane in around 10 h 2 min.

Airlines
Qantas
Website
qantas.com
Flights from Brisbane to Bundaberg
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $400
Flights from Brisbane to Hervey Bay
Ave. Duration
50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $550
Flights from Brisbane to Gladstone
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $500
Virgin Australia
Website
virginaustralia.com
Flights from Brisbane to Bundaberg
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $350
Flights from Brisbane to Gladstone
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $400
Train operators
TRANSLink QLD
Website
translink.com.au
Train from Helensvale, platform 2 to Roma Street, platform 6
Ave. Duration
1 h 3 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$6 - $9
Schedules at
jp.translink.com.au
Train from Helensvale, platform 2 to International Airport, platform 2
Ave. Duration
1 h 27 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$15 - $23
Schedules at
jp.translink.com.au
Online
$15 - $20
Standard
$17 - $23
Queensland Rail Travel
Phone
1300 131 722
Email
reservations@qr.com.au
Website
queenslandrailtravel.com.au
Train from Brisbane Roma Street to Bundaberg
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$45 - $65
Schedules at
queenslandrailtravel.com.au
Train from Gladstone to Bundaberg
Ave. Duration
1 h 39 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$26 - $40
Schedules at
queenslandrailtravel.com.au
Bus operators
Transport NSW
Phone
131 500
Website
transportnsw.info
Bus from Surfers Paradise Coach Transit Centre, Beach Rd to Brisbane
Ave. Duration
1 h 2 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Schedules at
tp.transportnsw.info
Premier Motor Service
Website
premierms.com.au
Bus from Surfers Paradise Coach Transit Centre, Beach Rd to Brisbane
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$11 - $16
Schedules at
premierms.com.au
Greyhound Australia
Phone
1300 473946
Website
greyhound.com.au
Bus from Brisbane to Bundaberg
Ave. Duration
8 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$35 - $160
Schedules at
Greyhound.com.au
Book at
Greyhound.com.au
Saver
$35 - $55
Flexifare
$45 - $70
Bus from Hervey Bay - Torquay to Bundaberg
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$10 - $26
Schedules at
Greyhound.com.au
Book at
Greyhound.com.au
Saver
$10 - $15
Flexifare
$18 - $26

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Gold Coast and Bundaberg is 365 km. The road distance is 439 km.

The cheapest way to get from Gold Coast to Bundaberg is to drive which costs $50 - $75 and takes 5 h 27 min.

The quickest way to get from Gold Coast to Bundaberg is to drive which takes 5 h 27 min and costs $50 - $75.

No, there is no direct bus from Gold Coast to Bundaberg. However, there are services departing from Surfers Paradise Coach Transit Centre, Beach Rd and arriving at Bundaberg via Brisbane. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 10 h 2 min.

It takes approximately 7 h 22 min to get from Gold Coast to Bundaberg, including transfers.