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

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

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Bus  •  3 h 45 min

  1. Take the bus from Surfers Paradise to Brisbane Roma Street Gx243 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Brisbane to Maroochydore Sixth Avenue Gx505

$15 - $41

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Train, bus  •  4 h 50 min

  1. Take the train from Helensvale, platform 2 to Domestic Airport, platform 1 Vlbd
  2. Take the bus from Brisbane Domestic Airport to Maroochydore Gx441

$26 - $50

Train  •  5 h 19 min

  1. Take the train from Helensvale, platform 2 to Bowen Hills, platform 2 Vlbd / ...
  2. Take the train from Bowen Hills, platform 4 to Nambour, platform 1 Ipna / ...

$21 - $31

Drive  •  2 h 1 min

  1. Drive from Gold Coast to Maroochydore 110.9 miles

$15 - $23

Shuttle  •  2 h 1 min

  1. Take a shuttle bus from Surfers Paradise to Maroochydore

$45 - $55

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Gold Coast to Maroochydore is to drive which costs $21 - $35 and takes 2 h 1 min.

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The quickest way to get from Gold Coast to Maroochydore is to shuttle which costs $60 - $70 and takes 2 h 1 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Gold Coast to Maroochydore. However, there are services departing from Surfers Paradise and arriving at Maroochydore Sixth Avenue via Brisbane. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 45 min.

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The distance between Gold Coast and Maroochydore is 153 km. The road distance is 177.4 km.

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The best way to get from Gold Coast to Maroochydore without a car is to bus which takes 3 h 45 min and costs $19 - $60.

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It takes approximately 3 h 45 min to get from Gold Coast to Maroochydore, including transfers.

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

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The best way to get from Gold Coast to Maroochydore is to bus which takes 3 h 45 min and costs $19 - $60. Alternatively, you can train, which costs $28 - $45 and takes 5 h 19 min.

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Map of how to get from Gold Coast to Maroochydore.
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  • Distance: 95.7 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 45 min

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

You can take a bus from Gold Coast to Maroochydore via Brisbane Roma Street and Brisbane in around 3 h 45 min. Alternatively, you can take a train from Gold Coast to Maroochydore via Helensvale, platform 4, Helensvale, platform 2, Bowen Hills, platform 2, Bowen Hills, platform 4, Nambour, platform 1, and Nambour station in around 5 h 19 min.

Train operators
TRANSLink QLD
Website
translink.com.au
Train from Helensvale, platform 2 to Domestic Airport, platform 1
Ave. Duration
1 h 31 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$15 - $23
Schedules at
jp.translink.com.au
Online
$15 - $19
Standard
$17 - $23
Train from Helensvale, platform 2 to Bowen Hills, platform 2
Ave. Duration
1 h 12 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$6 - $9
Schedules at
jp.translink.com.au
Train from Bowen Hills, platform 4 to Nambour, platform 1
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Schedules at
translink.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 Maroochydore
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$8 - $22
Schedules at
Greyhound.com.au
Book at
Greyhound.com.au
Saver
$8 - $12
Flexifare
$16 - $22
Bus from Brisbane Domestic Airport to Maroochydore
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$8 - $23
Schedules at
Greyhound.com.au
Book at
Greyhound.com.au
Saver
$8 - $13
Flexifare
$16 - $23
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 Maroochydore Sixth Avenue
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$13 - $18
Schedules at
premierms.com.au
Coast 2 Coast Bus Service
Phone
+61 (0) 435 031 564
Email
info@coast2coastbuses.com
Website
coast2coastbuses.com
Shuttle from Surfers Paradise to Maroochydore
Ave. Duration
2 h 1 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$45 - $55
Schedules at
coast2coastbuses.com

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