There are 3 ways to get from Gold Coast to Nambour by bus, train or car

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Bus  •  3 h 42 min

  1. Take the bus from Surfers Paradise Coach Transit Centre, Beach Rd to Brisbane 175 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Brisbane to Nambour Gx402

$15 - $36

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Train  •  4 h 30 min

  1. Take the train from Helensvale, platform 2 to Central, platform 3 Vlbd / ...
  2. Take the train from Central, platform 6 to Nambour, platform 1 Ipna / ...

$17 - $25

Drive  •  2 h 2 min

  1. Drive from Gold Coast to Nambour 113.2 miles

$16 - $24

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No, there is no direct bus from Gold Coast to Nambour. However, there are services departing from Surfers Paradise Coach Transit Centre, Beach Rd and arriving at Nambour via Brisbane. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 42 min.

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The distance between Gold Coast and Nambour is 160 km. The road distance is 181.1 km.

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The best way to get from Gold Coast to Nambour without a car is to bus which takes 3 h 42 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 3 h 42 min to get from Gold Coast to Nambour, including transfers.

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Gold Coast to Nambour bus services, operated by Transport NSW, depart from Surfers Paradise Coach Transit Centre, Beach Rd station.

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The best way to get from Gold Coast to Nambour is to bus which takes 3 h 42 min and costs . Alternatively, you can train, which costs and takes 4 h 30 min.

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

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Yes, the driving distance between Gold Coast to Nambour is 181 km. It takes approximately 2 h 2 min to drive from Gold Coast to Nambour.

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There are 616+ hotels available in Nambour. Prices start at $96 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Gold Coast to Nambour.
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  • Distance: 99.8 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 42 min

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

You can take a bus from Gold Coast to Nambour via Brisbane in around 3 h 42 min. Alternatively, you can take a train from Gold Coast to Nambour via Helensvale, platform 4, Helensvale, platform 2, Central, platform 3, and Central, platform 6 in around 4 h 30 min.

Train operators
TRANSLink QLD
Website
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
Train from Central, platform 6 to Nambour, platform 1
Ave. Duration
1 h 49 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Schedules at
translink.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
$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
$10 - $15
Schedules at
premierms.com.au
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 Brisbane to Nambour
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$8 - $22
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Greyhound.com.au
Saver
$8 - $12
Flexifare
$15 - $22

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