There are 5 ways to get from Hervey Bay to Port Macquarie by plane, train, bus or car

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Fly  •  5 h 28 min

  1. Fly from Hervey Bay (HVB) to Port Macquarie (PQQ) HVB - PQQ

$179 - $573

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Bus via Tiaro  •  17 h 55 min

  1. Take the bus from Hervey Bay - Torquay to Tiaro
  2. Take the bus from Tiaro to Brisbane
  3. Take the bus from Brisbane to Port Macquarie

$84 - $141

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Train  •  15 h 44 min

  1. Take the train from Maryborough West to Brisbane Roma Street Tilt Train / ...
  2. Take the train from Brisbane to Wauchope Station 32

$89 - $141

Bus  •  19 h 20 min

  1. Take the bus from Hervey Bay - Pialba to Brisbane Gx411
  2. Take the bus from Brisbane to Port Macquarie

$93 - $145

Drive  •  9 h 57 min

  1. Drive from Hervey Bay to Port Macquarie 523.1 miles

$70 - $110

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No, there is no direct bus from Hervey Bay to Port Macquarie. However, there are services departing from Hervey Bay - Torquay and arriving at Port Macquarie via Tiaro and Brisbane. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 17 h 55 min.

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The distance between Hervey Bay and Port Macquarie is 682 km. The road distance is 836.9 km.

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The best way to get from Hervey Bay to Port Macquarie without a car is to train which takes 15 h 44 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 5 h 28 min to get from Hervey Bay to Port Macquarie, including transfers.

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Hervey Bay to Port Macquarie bus services, operated by Greyhound Australia, depart from Hervey Bay - Torquay station.

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The best way to get from Hervey Bay to Port Macquarie is to fly which takes 5 h 28 min and costs . Alternatively, you can train, which costs and takes 15 h 44 min, you could also bus, which costs and takes 17 h 55 min.

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There is no direct flight from Hervey Bay Airport to Port Macquarie Airport. The quickest flight takes 4 h 35 min and has one stopover.

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Hervey Bay to Port Macquarie bus services, operated by Premier Motor Service, arrive at Port Macquarie station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Hervey Bay to Port Macquarie is 837 km. It takes approximately 9 h 57 min to drive from Hervey Bay to Port Macquarie.

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Virgin Australia and Qantas offer flights from Hervey Bay Airport to Port Macquarie Airport.

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Map of how to get from Hervey Bay to Port Macquarie.
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  • Distance: 426.2 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 28 min

What companies run services between Hervey Bay, QLD, Australia and Port Macquarie, NSW, Australia?

Virgin Australia and Qantas fly from Hervey Bay to Port Macquarie every 4 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train from Hervey Bay to Port Macquarie via Maryborough West, Brisbane Roma Street, Brisbane, Wauchope Station, and Wauchope RSL, Young St in around 15 h 44 min.

Airlines
Virgin Australia
Website
virginaustralia.com
Flights from Hervey Bay to Port Macquarie via Sydney
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$190 - $550
Flights from Hervey Bay to Port Macquarie via Brisbane
Ave. Duration
4 h 47 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$160 - $550
Qantas
Website
qantas.com
Flights from Hervey Bay to Port Macquarie via Brisbane, Sydney
Ave. Duration
6 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $750
Train operators
Queensland Rail Travel
Phone
1300 131 722
Email
reservations@qr.com.au
Website
queenslandrailtravel.com.au
Train from Maryborough West to Brisbane Roma Street
Ave. Duration
3 h 54 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Book at
Queensland Rail Travel
Transport NSW
Phone
131 500
Website
transportnsw.info
Train from Brisbane to Wauchope Station
Ave. Duration
7 h 27 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$45 - $70
Schedules at
tp.transportnsw.info
Economy
$45 - $70
1st Class
$65 - $100
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.

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Phone
1300 473946
Website
greyhound.com.au
Bus from Hervey Bay - Torquay to Tiaro
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$5 - $17
Book at
Greyhound.com.au
Saver
$5 - $8
Flexifare
$12 - $17
Bus from Tiaro to Brisbane
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$19 - $40
Book at
Greyhound.com.au
Saver
$19 - $27
Flexifare
$27 - $40
Bus from Hervey Bay - Pialba to Brisbane
Ave. Duration
7 h 10 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$30 - $65
Book at
Greyhound.com.au
Saver
$30 - $50
Flexifare
$40 - $65
Premier Motor Service
Website
premierms.com.au
Bus from Brisbane to Port Macquarie
Ave. Duration
11 h 10 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$60 - $85
Schedules at
premierms.com.au

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There are 189+ hotels available in Port Macquarie. Prices start at $70 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Hervey Bay to Hervey Bay Airport is to taxi which takes 9 min and costs .

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