There are 3 ways to get from Mackay to Home Hill by train, bus or car

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Recommended option

Train  •  3 h 24 min

  1. Take the train from Mackay to Home Hill Spirit of Queensland

$40 - $60

Cheapest option

Bus  •  5 h 5 min

  1. Take the bus from Mackay to Home Hill Gx402 / ...

$29 - $55

1 alternative option

Drive  •  4 h 1 min

  1. Drive from Mackay to Home Hill 181.2 miles

$25 - $40

What companies run services between Mackay, QLD, Australia and Home Hill, QLD, Australia?

Queensland Rail Travel operates a train from Mackay to Home Hill 5 times a week. Tickets cost $40 - $60 and the journey takes 3 h 24 min. Alternatively, Greyhound Australia operates a bus from Mackay to Home Hill twice daily. Tickets cost $29 - $55 and the journey takes 5 h 5 min.

Train operators
Queensland Rail Travel
Phone
1300 131 722
Email
reservations@qr.com.au
Website
queenslandrailtravel.com.au
Train from Mackay to Home Hill
Ave. Duration
3 h 24 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Schedules at
queenslandrailtravel.com.au
Bus operators
Greyhound Australia
Phone
1300 473946
Website
greyhound.com.au
Bus from Mackay to Home Hill
Ave. Duration
5 h 5 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$29 - $55
Schedules at
Greyhound.com.au
Book at
Greyhound.com.au
Saver
$29 - $45
Flexifare
$40 - $55

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Mackay to Home Hill?

The distance between Mackay and Home Hill is 246 km. The road distance is 290 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Mackay to Home Hill?

The cheapest way to get from Mackay to Home Hill is to drive which costs $30 - $50 and takes 4 h 1 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Mackay to Home Hill?

The quickest way to get from Mackay to Home Hill is to train which takes 3 h 24 min and costs $50 - $75.

Is there a direct train between Mackay and Home Hill?

Yes, there is a direct train departing from Mackay and arriving at Home Hill. Services depart five times a week. The journey takes approximately 3 h 24 min.

Is there a direct bus between Mackay and Home Hill?

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Mackay and arriving at Home Hill. Services depart twice daily. The journey takes approximately 5 h 5 min.

How long does it take to get from Mackay to Home Hill?

The train from Mackay to Home Hill takes 3 h 24 min including transfers and departs five times a week.