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

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Train  •  3 h 24 min

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

$35 - $55

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Bus  •  5 h 5 min

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

$27 - $55

1 alternative option

Drive  •  4 h 1 min

  1. Drive from Mackay to Home Hill 181.2 miles

$25 - $40

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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.

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

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The distance between Mackay and Home Hill is 246 km. The road distance is 289.9 km.

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The best way to get from Mackay to Home Hill without a car is to train which takes 3 h 24 min and costs .

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The train from Mackay to Home Hill takes 3 h 24 min including transfers and departs once daily.

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Mackay to Home Hill bus services, operated by Greyhound Australia, depart from Mackay station.

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Mackay to Home Hill train services, operated by Queensland Rail Travel, depart from Mackay station.

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The best way to get from Mackay to Home Hill is to train which takes 3 h 24 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 5 h 5 min.

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Mackay to Home Hill bus services, operated by Greyhound Australia, arrive at Home Hill station.

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Mackay to Home Hill train services, operated by Queensland Rail Travel, arrive at Home Hill station.

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Map of how to get from Mackay to Home Hill.
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  • Distance: 154 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 24 min

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

Queensland Rail Travel operates a train from Mackay to Home Hill once daily. Tickets cost $35 - $55 and the journey takes 3 h 24 min. Alternatively, Greyhound Australia operates a bus from Mackay to Home Hill twice daily. Tickets cost $27 - $55 and the journey takes 5 h 5 min. Premier Motor Service also services this route once daily.

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
Once daily
Estimated price
$35 - $55
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Queensland Rail Travel
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.

Contact Details
Phone
1300 473946
Website
greyhound.com.au
Bus from Mackay to Home Hill
Ave. Duration
5 h 5 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$27 - $55
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Greyhound.com.au
Saver
$27 - $40
Flexifare
$35 - $55
Premier Motor Service
Website
premierms.com.au
Bus from Mackay to Home Hill
Ave. Duration
5 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$35 - $50
Schedules at
premierms.com.au

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Yes, the driving distance between Mackay to Home Hill is 290 km. It takes approximately 4 h 1 min to drive from Mackay to Home Hill.

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There are nine+ hotels available in Home Hill. Prices start at $100 USD per night.

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