There are 2 ways to get from Hervey Bay to Rainbow Beach by bus or car

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Recommended option

Bus  •  1 h 55 min

  1. Take the bus from Hervey Bay - Pialba to Rainbow Beach Gx447

$11 - $26

1 alternative option

Drive  •  2 h 8 min

  1. Drive from Hervey Bay to Rainbow Beach 80.3 miles

$11 - $17

What companies run services between Hervey Bay, QLD, Australia and Rainbow Beach, QLD, Australia?

Greyhound Australia operates a bus from Hervey Bay to Rainbow Beach once daily. Tickets cost $11 - $26 and the journey takes 1 h 55 min.

Bus operators
Greyhound Australia
Phone
1300 473946
Website
greyhound.com.au
Bus from Hervey Bay - Pialba to Rainbow Beach
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$11 - $26
Schedules at
Greyhound.com.au
Book at
Greyhound.com.au
Saver
$11 - $16
Flexifare
$19 - $26

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Hervey Bay and Rainbow Beach is 71 km. The road distance is 128 km.

The cheapest way to get from Hervey Bay to Rainbow Beach is to drive which costs $15 - $22 and takes 2 h 8 min.

The quickest way to get from Hervey Bay to Rainbow Beach is to bus which takes 1 h 55 min and costs $14 - $35.

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Hervey Bay - Pialba and arriving at Rainbow Beach. Services depart once daily. The journey takes approximately 1 h 55 min.

The bus from Hervey Bay - Pialba to Rainbow Beach takes 1 h 55 min including transfers and departs once daily.