There are 5 ways to get from Maroochydore to Surfers Paradise by bus, train, car or shuttle

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Bus  •  4 h 5 min

  1. Take the bus from Maroochydore to Brisbane Gx411 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Brisbane to Surfers Paradise

$18 - $36

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Train  •  4 h 58 min

  1. Take the train from Landsborough, platform 1 to Central, platform 5 Naip / ...
  2. Take the train from Central, platform 1 to Helensvale, platform 1 Bdvl / ...

$20 - $29

Bus, train  •  4 h 59 min

  1. Take the bus from Maroochydore to Brisbane Domestic Airport Gx446
  2. Take the train from Domestic Airport, platform 1 to Helensvale, platform 1 Bdvl

$26 - $49

Drive  •  2 h 2 min

  1. Drive from Maroochydore to Surfers Paradise 111.7 miles

$15 - $23

Shuttle  •  2 h 3 min

  1. Take a shuttle bus from Maroochydore to Ferny Ave at Palm Avenue

$40 - $50

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from Maroochydore to Surfers Paradise. However, there are services departing from Maroochydore and arriving at Surfers Paradise via Brisbane. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 5 min.

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The distance between Maroochydore and Surfers Paradise is 153 km. The road distance is 178.7 km.

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The best way to get from Maroochydore to Surfers Paradise without a car is to bus which takes 4 h 5 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 4 h 5 min to get from Maroochydore to Surfers Paradise, including transfers.

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Maroochydore to Surfers Paradise bus services, operated by Greyhound Australia, depart from Maroochydore station.

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The best way to get from Maroochydore to Surfers Paradise is to bus which takes 4 h 5 min and costs . Alternatively, you can train, which costs and takes 4 h 58 min.

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Maroochydore to Surfers Paradise bus services, operated by Premier Motor Service, arrive at Surfers Paradise station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Maroochydore to Surfers Paradise is 179 km. It takes approximately 2 h 2 min to drive from Maroochydore to Surfers Paradise.

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There are 1004+ hotels available in Surfers Paradise. Prices start at $91 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Maroochydore to Surfers Paradise.
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  • Distance: 95.9 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 5 min

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

You can take a bus from Maroochydore to Surfers Paradise via Brisbane in around 4 h 5 min. Alternatively, you can take a train from Maroochydore to Surfers Paradise via Landsborough station, Landsborough, platform 1, Central, platform 5, Central, platform 1, Helensvale, platform 1, and Helensvale, platform 5 in around 4 h 58 min.

Train operators
TRANSLink QLD
Website
translink.com.au
Train from Landsborough, platform 1 to Central, platform 5
Ave. Duration
1 h 23 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7 - $10
Schedules at
translink.com.au
Train from Central, platform 1 to Helensvale, platform 1
Ave. Duration
1 h 8 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
$14 - $22
Schedules at
jp.translink.com.au
Online
$14 - $19
Standard
$17 - $22
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 Maroochydore to Brisbane
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$8 - $22
Book at
Greyhound.com.au
Saver
$8 - $12
Flexifare
$15 - $22
Bus from Maroochydore to Brisbane Domestic Airport
Ave. Duration
2 h 25 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$9 - $24
Book at
Greyhound.com.au
Saver
$9 - $14
Flexifare
$17 - $24
Premier Motor Service
Website
premierms.com.au
Bus from Brisbane to Surfers Paradise
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$10 - $15
Schedules at
premierms.com.au
Coast 2 Coast Bus Service
Phone
+61 (0) 435 031 564
Email
info@coast2coastbuses.com
Website
coast2coastbuses.com
Shuttle from Maroochydore to Ferny Ave at Palm Avenue
Ave. Duration
2 h 3 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$40 - $50
Schedules at
coast2coastbuses.com

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