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How to get fromMackay to Rockhamptonby bus, train, car or plane

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There are 5 ways to get from Mackay to Rockhampton by bus, train, car, or plane

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  1. Bus4h 5m

    1. Take the bus from Mackay to RockhamptonbusBrisbane

    $30–80

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  1. Train4h 23m

    1. Take the train from Mackay to RockhamptontrainSpirit of Queensland

    $22–795

3 alternative options

  1. Bus via Carmila5h 45m

    1. Take the bus from Mackay to CarmilabusPm19
    2. Take the bus from Carmila to Rockhampton George StreetbusPm19

    $40–57

  2. Drive4h 46m

    1. Drive from Mackay to Rockhamptoncar207.1 mi

    $43–62

  3. Fly3h 18m

    1. Fly from Mackay (MKY) to Rockhampton (ROK)planeMKY - ROK

    $132–268

Mackay to Rockhampton by bus

Calendar21Weekly Buses
Duration4h 5mAverage Duration
Ticket$30Cheapest Price
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  • Distance: 213.7 mi
  • Duration: 4h 5m

What companies run services between Mackay, QLD, Australia and Rockhampton, QLD, Australia?

Greyhound Australia operates a bus from Mackay to Rockhampton twice daily. Tickets cost $35–80 and the journey takes 4h 5m. Premier Motor Service also services this route once daily. Alternatively, Queensland Rail Travel operates a train from Mackay to Rockhampton 5 times a week. Tickets cost $22–795 and the journey takes 4h 23m.

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