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

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

Fly from Gold Coast  •  5 h 10 min

  1. OOL - DBO

$110 - $402

4 alternative options

Train to Brisbane, fly  •  4 h 52 min

  1. BNE - DBO

$217 - $510

Bus  •  16 h 47 min

  1. 175
  2. 362

$113 - $165

Train  •  24 h 7 min

  1. 32
  2. 427

$144 - $218

Drive  •  10 h 39 min

  1. 554.4 miles

$75 - $120

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

Qantas, Jetstar and three other airlines fly from Gold Coast to Dubbo hourly. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Gold Coast to Dubbo via Brisbane, Tamworth, and Tamworth Station, Coach Stop in around 16 h 47 min.

Airlines
Qantas
Website
qantas.com
Flights from Gold Coast to Dubbo via Sydney
Ave. Duration
4 h 13 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $650
Flights from Brisbane to Dubbo via Sydney
Ave. Duration
3 h 32 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$220 - $950
Jetgo Australia
Website
jetgo.com
Flights from Brisbane to Dubbo
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$70 - $500
Regional Express
Website
rex.com.au
Flights from Gold Coast to Dubbo via Sydney
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$180 - $600
Train operators
TRANSLink QLD
Website
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
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
Transport NSW
Phone
131 500
Website
transportnsw.info
Train from Brisbane to Strathfield Station
Ave. Duration
14 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$95 - $140
Schedules at
tp.transportnsw.info
Economy
$95 - $140
1st Class
$130 - $190
Train from Strathfield Station to Dubbo Station
Ave. Duration
6 h 15 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$40 - $65
Schedules at
tp.transportnsw.info
Economy
$40 - $65
1st Class
$60 - $90
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
Bus from Tamworth Station, Coach Stop to Dubbo Station, Coach Bay
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$26 - $40
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

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Gold Coast and Dubbo is 662 km. The road distance is 887 km.

The cheapest way to get from Gold Coast to Dubbo is to drive which costs $100 - $160 and takes 10 h 39 min.

The quickest way to get from Gold Coast to Dubbo is to train and fly which takes 4 h 52 min and costs $280 - $700.

No, there is no direct bus from Gold Coast to Dubbo. However, there are services departing from Surfers Paradise Coach Transit Centre, Beach Rd and arriving at Dubbo Station, Coach Bay via Brisbane and Tamworth Station, Coach Stop. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 16 h 47 min.

It takes approximately 5 h 10 min to get from Gold Coast to Dubbo, including transfers.