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There are 3 ways to get from Helensvale to Caloundra by bus, train or car

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Line 704 bus, bus  •  4h 21m

  1. Take the line 704 bus from Gold Coast Hwy at Discovery Drive to Sea World 704
  2. Take the bus from Gold Coast to Caloundra

$48 - $57

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Train  •  4h 45m

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

$19 - $29

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Drive  •  1h 46m

  1. Drive from Helensvale to Caloundra 97.1 miles

$13 - $20

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The cheapest way to get from Helensvale to Caloundra is to drive which costs $19 - $29 and takes 1h 46m.

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The quickest way to get from Helensvale to Caloundra is to drive which costs $19 - $29 and takes 1h 46m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Helensvale to Caloundra. However, there are services departing from Gold Coast Hwy at Discovery Drive and arriving at Caloundra via Sea World and Gold Coast. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4h 21m.

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The distance between Helensvale and Caloundra is 124 km. The road distance is 155.3 km.

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The best way to get from Helensvale to Caloundra without a car is to line 704 bus and bus which takes 4h 21m and costs $65 - $80.

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It takes approximately 4h 21m to get from Helensvale to Caloundra, including transfers.

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Helensvale to Caloundra bus services, operated by TRANSLink QLD, depart from Gold Coast Hwy at Discovery Drive station.

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The best way to get from Helensvale to Caloundra is to line 704 bus and bus which takes 4h 21m and costs $65 - $80. Alternatively, you can train, which costs $26 - $45 and takes 4h 45m.

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Helensvale to Caloundra bus services, operated by Coast 2 Coast Bus Service, arrive at Caloundra station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Helensvale to Caloundra is 155 km. It takes approximately 1h 46m to drive from Helensvale to Caloundra.

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  • Distance: 77.7 miles
  • Duration: 4h 21m

What companies run services between Helensvale, QLD, Australia and Caloundra, QLD, Australia?

You can take a bus from Helensvale to Caloundra via Sea World, Ferny Ave at Palm Avenue, and Gold Coast in around 4h 21m. Alternatively, you can take a train from Helensvale to Caloundra via Helensvale stop A, Helensvale, platform 2, Central, platform 6, Landsborough, platform 1, and Landsborough station in around 4h 45m.

Train operators
TRANSLink QLD
Phone
13 12 30
Website
translink.com.au
Train from Helensvale, platform 2 to Central, platform 3
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$6 - $9
Schedules at
jp.translink.com.au
Train from Central, platform 6 to Landsborough, platform 1
Ave. Duration
1h 21m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7 - $10
Schedules at
translink.com.au
Bus operators
TRANSLink QLD
Coast 2 Coast Bus Service
Phone
+61 (0) 435 031 564
Email
info@coast2coastbuses.com
Website
coast2coastbuses.com
Bus from Gold Coast to Caloundra
Ave. Duration
2h 21m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$41 - $47
Schedules at
coast2coastbuses.com

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