How to get from Hervey Bay to Surfers Paradise

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Recommended option

Fly to Brisbane, train  •  3 h 38 min

  1. HVB - BNE

$126 - $359

Cheapest option

Bus  •  6 h 55 min

  1. Gx410 / ...
  2. Pm41

$37 - $65

4 alternative options

Fly to Gold Coast  •  6 h 47 min

  1. HVB - OOL

$154 - $441

Train  •  7 h 49 min

  1. Tilt Train / ...
  2. Bdvl / ...

$55 - $83

Bus, train  •  10 h 22 min

  1. Gx447 / ...
  2. Bdvl

$55 - $93

Drive  •  4 h 33 min

  1. 229 miles

$30 - $50

What companies run services between Hervey Bay, QLD, Australia and Surfers Paradise, QLD, Australia?

Virgin Australia, Qantas and Jetstar fly from Hervey Bay to Surfers Paradise hourly. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Hervey Bay to Surfers Paradise via Brisbane in around 6 h 55 min.

Airlines
Qantas
Website
qantas.com
Flights from Hervey Bay to Brisbane
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $550
Flights from Hervey Bay to Gold Coast via Brisbane, Sydney
Ave. Duration
6 h 8 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$280 - $850
Flights from Hervey Bay to Gold Coast via Brisbane, Newcastle
Ave. Duration
6 h 5 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$130 - $410
Flights from Hervey Bay to Gold Coast via Brisbane, Melbourne
Ave. Duration
7 h 45 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$370 - $950
Virgin Australia
Website
virginaustralia.com
Flights from Hervey Bay to Gold Coast via Sydney
Ave. Duration
5 h 50 min
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$240 - $700
Flights from Hervey Bay to Gold Coast via Sydney, Melbourne
Ave. Duration
8 h 15 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$320 - $800
Flights from Hervey Bay to Gold Coast via Sydney, Canberra
Ave. Duration
9 h 40 min
When
Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$270 - $700
Train operators
TRANSLink QLD
Website
translink.com.au
Train from International Airport, platform 1 to Helensvale, platform 1
Ave. Duration
1 h 29 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$15 - $23
Schedules at
jp.translink.com.au
Online
$15 - $20
Standard
$17 - $23
Train from Roma Street, platform 4 to Helensvale, platform 1
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$6 - $9
Schedules at
jp.translink.com.au
Train from Domestic Airport, platform 1 to Helensvale, platform 1
Ave. Duration
1 h 33 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$15 - $23
Schedules at
jp.translink.com.au
Online
$15 - $20
Standard
$18 - $23
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 52 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Schedules at
queenslandrailtravel.com.au
Bus operators
Greyhound Australia
Phone
1300 473946
Website
greyhound.com.au
Bus from Hervey Bay - Torquay to Brisbane
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$25 - $50
Schedules at
Greyhound.com.au
Book at
Greyhound.com.au
Saver
$25 - $40
Flexifare
$35 - $50
Bus from Hervey Bay - Pialba to Brisbane Domestic Airport
Ave. Duration
7 h 50 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$35 - $70
Schedules at
Greyhound.com.au
Book at
Greyhound.com.au
Saver
$35 - $55
Flexifare
$45 - $70
Premier Motor Service
Website
premierms.com.au
Bus from Brisbane to Surfers Paradise Coach Transit Centre, Beach Rd
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$11 - $16
Schedules at
premierms.com.au

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Hervey Bay and Surfers Paradise is 306 km. The road distance is 366 km.

The cheapest way to get from Hervey Bay to Surfers Paradise is to drive which costs $40 - $65 and takes 4 h 33 min.

The quickest way to get from Hervey Bay to Surfers Paradise is to fly and train which takes 3 h 38 min and costs $160 - $480.

No, there is no direct bus from Hervey Bay to Surfers Paradise. However, there are services departing from Hervey Bay - Torquay and arriving at Surfers Paradise Coach Transit Centre, Beach Rd via Brisbane. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6 h 55 min.

It takes approximately 3 h 38 min to get from Hervey Bay to Surfers Paradise, including transfers.