There are 7 ways to get from Gold Coast to Bundaberg by train, bus, car or plane

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Train  •  7 h 21 min

  1. Take the train from Helensvale, platform 2 to Roma Street, platform 6 Vlbd / ...
  2. Take the train from Brisbane Roma Street to Bundaberg Tilt Train / ...

$54 - $78

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Bus  •  10 h 15 min

  1. Take the bus from Surfers Paradise to Brisbane Roma Street Gx243 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Brisbane to Bundaberg Gx402 / ...

$42 - $169

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Train, bus  •  12 h 24 min

  1. Take the train from Helensvale, platform 2 to Roma Street, platform 6 Vlbd / ...
  2. Take the bus from Aspley Gympie Road to Bundaberg

$62 - $90

Drive  •  5 h 27 min

  1. Drive from Gold Coast to Bundaberg 274.5 miles

$35 - $60

Train, fly to Bundaberg  •  5 h 55 min

  1. Take the train from Helensvale, platform 2 to International Airport, platform 2
  2. Fly from Brisbane (BNE) to Bundaberg (BDB) BNE - BDB

$104 - $238

Train, fly to Hervey Bay, bus  •  7 h 38 min

  1. Take the train from Helensvale, platform 2 to International Airport, platform 2
  2. Fly from Brisbane (BNE) to Hervey Bay (HVB) BNE - HVB
  3. Take the bus from Hervey Bay - Torquay to Bundaberg

$137 - $384

Train, fly to Gladstone  •  7 h 21 min

  1. Take the train from Helensvale, platform 2 to International Airport, platform 2
  2. Fly from Brisbane (BNE) to Gladstone (GLT) BNE - GLT
  3. Take the train from Gladstone to Bundaberg

$152 - $378

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Gold Coast to Bundaberg is to drive which costs $50 - $80 and takes 5 h 27 min.

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The quickest way to get from Gold Coast to Bundaberg is to drive which costs $50 - $80 and takes 5 h 27 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Gold Coast to Bundaberg. However, there are services departing from Surfers Paradise and arriving at Bundaberg via Brisbane. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 10 h 15 min.

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The distance between Gold Coast and Bundaberg is 365 km. The road distance is 439.2 km.

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The best way to get from Gold Coast to Bundaberg without a car is to train which takes 7 h 21 min and costs $70 - $110.

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It takes approximately 7 h 21 min to get from Gold Coast to Bundaberg, including transfers.

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Gold Coast to Bundaberg bus services, operated by Greyhound Australia, depart from Surfers Paradise station.

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The best way to get from Gold Coast to Bundaberg is to train which takes 7 h 21 min and costs $70 - $110. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $55 - $230 and takes 10 h 15 min.

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The quickest flight from Brisbane Airport to Bundaberg Airport is the direct flight which takes 55 min.

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Gold Coast to Bundaberg bus services, operated by Greyhound Australia, arrive at Bundaberg station.

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Map of how to get from Gold Coast to Bundaberg.
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  • Distance: 228 miles
  • Duration: 7 h 21 min

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 21 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Gold Coast to Bundaberg via Brisbane Roma Street and Brisbane in around 10 h 15 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 - $22
Schedules at
jp.translink.com.au
Online
$15 - $19
Standard
$17 - $22
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
Greyhound Australia
Phone
1300 473946
Website
greyhound.com.au
Bus from Surfers Paradise to Brisbane Roma Street
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$6 - $19
Schedules at
Greyhound.com.au
Book at
Greyhound.com.au
Saver
$6 - $10
Flexifare
$13 - $19
Bus from Brisbane to Bundaberg
Ave. Duration
8 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$35 - $150
Schedules at
Greyhound.com.au
Book at
Greyhound.com.au
Saver
$35 - $50
Flexifare
$45 - $65
Bus from Hervey Bay - Torquay to Bundaberg
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$10 - $25
Schedules at
Greyhound.com.au
Book at
Greyhound.com.au
Saver
$10 - $15
Flexifare
$18 - $25
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 - $10
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 - $15
Schedules at
premierms.com.au
Bus from Brisbane to Bundaberg
Ave. Duration
9 h 5 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Schedules at
premierms.com.au
Bus from Aspley Gympie Road to Bundaberg
Ave. Duration
8 h 45 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$50 - $70
Schedules at
premierms.com.au

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