There are 6 ways to get from Mooloolaba to Gladstone by train, bus, car or plane

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Train  •  6 h 44 min

  1. Take the train from Nambour to Gladstone Tilt Train / ...

$56 - $85

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Bus  •  11 h 45 min

  1. Take the bus from Nambour to Gladstone Gx402

$51 - $90

4 alternative options

Bus, train  •  10 h 52 min

  1. Take the bus from Mooloolaba to Miriam Vale
  2. Take the train from Miriam Vale to Gladstone Spirit of Queensland

$68 - $90

Drive  •  5 h 56 min

  1. Drive from Mooloolaba to Gladstone 270.7 miles

$35 - $60

Train, fly to Gladstone  •  5 h 28 min

  1. Take the train from Landsborough, platform 1 to Eagle Junction, platform 3
  2. Fly from Brisbane (BNE) to Gladstone (GLT) BNE - GLT

$125 - $339

Train, fly to Rockhampton  •  7 h 49 min

  1. Take the train from Landsborough, platform 1 to Eagle Junction, platform 3
  2. Fly from Brisbane (BNE) to Rockhampton (ROK) BNE - ROK
  3. Take the train from Rockhampton to Gladstone

$126 - $362

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from Mooloolaba to Gladstone. However, there are services departing from Mooloolaba Esp at Meta Street and arriving at Gladstone via Maroochydore station, platform 2 and Nambour. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 11 h 45 min.

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The distance between Mooloolaba and Gladstone is 366 km. The road distance is 433.1 km.

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The best way to get from Mooloolaba to Gladstone without a car is to train which takes 6 h 44 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 6 h 44 min to get from Mooloolaba to Gladstone, including transfers.

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Mooloolaba to Gladstone bus services, operated by Greyhound Australia, depart from Nambour station.

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The best way to get from Mooloolaba to Gladstone is to train which takes 6 h 44 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 11 h 45 min.

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The quickest flight from Brisbane Airport to Gladstone Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 10 min.

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Mooloolaba to Gladstone bus services, operated by Greyhound Australia, arrive at Gladstone station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Mooloolaba to Gladstone is 433 km. It takes approximately 5 h 56 min to drive from Mooloolaba to Gladstone.

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Virgin Australia and Qantas offer flights from Brisbane Airport to Gladstone Airport.

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Map of how to get from Mooloolaba to Gladstone.
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  • Distance: 228.7 miles
  • Duration: 6 h 44 min

What companies run services between Mooloolaba, QLD, Australia and Gladstone, QLD, Australia?

Queensland Rail Travel operates a train from Mooloolaba to Gladstone 3 times a day. Tickets cost $50 - $75 and the journey takes 4 h 39 min. Alternatively, Greyhound Australia operates a bus from Mooloolaba to Gladstone once daily. Tickets cost $45 - $80 and the journey takes 9 h 40 min.

Airlines
Qantas
Website
qantas.com
Flights from Brisbane to Gladstone
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $500
Flights from Brisbane to Rockhampton
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $500
Virgin Australia
Website
virginaustralia.com
Flights from Brisbane to Gladstone
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $400
Flights from Brisbane to Rockhampton
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $390
Train operators
Queensland Rail Travel
Phone
1300 131 722
Email
reservations@qr.com.au
Website
queenslandrailtravel.com.au
Train from Nambour to Gladstone
Ave. Duration
4 h 39 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$50 - $75
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Queensland Rail Travel
Train from Miriam Vale to Gladstone
Ave. Duration
47 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$13 - $19
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Queensland Rail Travel
Train from Rockhampton to Gladstone
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$17 - $25
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Queensland Rail Travel
TRANSLink QLD
Website
translink.com.au
Train from Landsborough, platform 1 to Eagle Junction, platform 3
Ave. Duration
1 h 12 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$6 - $9
Schedules at
translink.com.au
Bus operators
Premier Motor Service
Website
premierms.com.au
Bus from Mooloolaba to Miriam Vale
Ave. Duration
9 h 5 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$50 - $75
Schedules at
premierms.com.au
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 Nambour to Gladstone
Ave. Duration
9 h 40 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$45 - $80
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Greyhound.com.au
Saver
$45 - $65
Flexifare
$55 - $80

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