There are 5 ways to get from Gold Coast to Chinchilla by bus, train or car

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Bus  •  6 h 15 min

  1. Take the bus from Surfers Paradise to Brisbane Roma Street Gx243 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Brisbane to Chinchilla Gx741 / ...

$31 - $69

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Train, bus Greyhound Australia  •  6 h 51 min

  1. Take the train from Helensvale, platform 2 to Roma Street, platform 6 Vlbd / ...
  2. Take the bus from Brisbane to Chinchilla Gx741 / ...

$33 - $63

Train, bus Murrays Coaches  •  8 h 13 min

  1. Take the train from Helensvale, platform 2 to Central, platform 3 Vlbd / ...
  2. Take the bus from Brisbane to Chinchilla

$44 - $58

Train  •  10 h 11 min

  1. Take the train from Helensvale, platform 2 to Roma Street, platform 6 Vlbd / ...
  2. Take the train from Brisbane Roma Street to Chinchilla The Westlander

$49 - $73

Drive  •  4 h 4 min

  1. Drive from Gold Coast to Chinchilla 215.8 miles

$30 - $45

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The cheapest way to get from Gold Coast to Chinchilla is to drive which costs $40 - $65 and takes 4 h 4 min.

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The quickest way to get from Gold Coast to Chinchilla is to drive which costs $40 - $65 and takes 4 h 4 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Gold Coast to Chinchilla. However, there are services departing from Surfers Paradise and arriving at Chinchilla via Brisbane. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6 h 15 min.

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The distance between Gold Coast and Chinchilla is 311 km. The road distance is 345.3 km.

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The best way to get from Gold Coast to Chinchilla without a car is to bus which takes 6 h 15 min and costs $40 - $95.

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It takes approximately 6 h 15 min to get from Gold Coast to Chinchilla, including transfers.

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

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The best way to get from Gold Coast to Chinchilla is to bus which takes 6 h 15 min and costs $40 - $95. Alternatively, you can train, which costs $65 - $100 and takes 10 h 11 min.

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

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Yes, the driving distance between Gold Coast to Chinchilla is 345 km. It takes approximately 4 h 4 min to drive from Gold Coast to Chinchilla.

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Map of how to get from Gold Coast to Chinchilla.
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  • Distance: 194.1 miles
  • Duration: 6 h 15 min

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

You can take a bus from Gold Coast to Chinchilla via Brisbane Roma Street and Brisbane in around 6 h 15 min. Alternatively, you can take a train from Gold Coast to Chinchilla via Helensvale, platform 4, Helensvale, platform 2, Roma Street, platform 6, and Brisbane Roma Street in around 10 h 11 min.

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 Central, platform 3
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$6 - $9
Schedules at
jp.translink.com.au
Queensland Rail Travel
Phone
1300 131 722
Email
reservations@qr.com.au
Website
queenslandrailtravel.com.au
Train from Brisbane Roma Street to Chinchilla
Ave. Duration
7 h 20 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Schedules at
queenslandrailtravel.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 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 Chinchilla
Ave. Duration
4 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$24 - $50
Schedules at
Greyhound.com.au
Book at
Greyhound.com.au
Saver
$24 - $35
Flexifare
$30 - $50
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
$6 - $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 Queensland
Phone
1300 287 537
Website
busqldoutback.com.au
Bus from Brisbane to Chinchilla
Ave. Duration
4 h 57 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Schedules at
busqldoutback.com.au
Book at
busqldoutback.com.au
Murrays Coaches
Website
murrays.com.au
Bus from Brisbane to Chinchilla
Ave. Duration
5 h 12 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$35 - $45
Schedules at
murrays.com.au

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