There are 7 ways to get from Nambour to Rockhampton by train, bus, car or plane

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Train  •  5 h 52 min

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

$60 - $90

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Bus Greyhound Australia  •  11 h

  1. Take the bus from Nambour to Rockhampton Gx402

$50 - $95

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Bus Premier Motor Service  •  12 h

  1. Take the bus from Cooroy to Rockhampton George Street

$65 - $91

Drive  •  7 h 7 min

  1. Drive from Nambour to Rockhampton 323.3 miles

$45 - $70

Train, fly to Rockhampton  •  5 h 36 min

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

$93 - $317

Train, fly to Gladstone  •  6 h 38 min

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

$141 - $361

Train, fly to Biloela, bus  •  7 h 18 min

  1. Take the train from Nambour, platform 1 to Eagle Junction, platform 3
  2. Fly from Brisbane (BNE) to Biloela (ZBL) BNE - ZBL
  3. Take the bus from Biloela to Rockhampton

$192 - $385

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Nambour and arriving at Rockhampton. Services depart once daily. The journey takes approximately 11 h.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Nambour and arriving at Rockhampton. Services depart three times a day. The journey takes approximately 5 h 52 min.

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The distance between Nambour and Rockhampton is 437 km. The road distance is 517.2 km.

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The best way to get from Nambour to Rockhampton without a car is to train which takes 5 h 52 min and costs .

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The train from Nambour to Rockhampton takes 5 h 52 min including transfers and departs three times a day.

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

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Nambour to Rockhampton train services, operated by Queensland Rail Travel, depart from Nambour station.

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The best way to get from Nambour to Rockhampton is to train which takes 5 h 52 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 11 h.

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The quickest flight from Brisbane Airport to Rockhampton Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 15 min.

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Nambour to Rockhampton bus services, operated by Greyhound Australia, arrive at Rockhampton station.

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Map of how to get from Nambour to Rockhampton.
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  • Distance: 273.4 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 52 min

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

Queensland Rail Travel operates a train from Nambour to Rockhampton 3 times a day. Tickets cost $60 - $90 and the journey takes 5 h 52 min. Alternatively, Greyhound Australia operates a bus from Nambour to Rockhampton once daily. Tickets cost $50 - $95 and the journey takes 11 h.

Airlines
Qantas
Website
qantas.com
Flights from Brisbane to Rockhampton
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $500
Flights from Brisbane to Gladstone
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $500
Virgin Australia
Website
virginaustralia.com
Flights from Brisbane to Rockhampton
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $390
Flights from Brisbane to Gladstone
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $400
VivaColombia
Website
vivacolombia.co
Flights from Brisbane to Biloela
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$35 - $150
Train operators
Queensland Rail Travel
Phone
1300 131 722
Email
reservations@qr.com.au
Website
queenslandrailtravel.com.au
Train from Nambour to Rockhampton
Ave. Duration
5 h 52 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$60 - $90
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Queensland Rail Travel
Train from Gladstone to Rockhampton
Ave. Duration
1 h 13 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$17 - $25
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Queensland Rail Travel
TRANSLink QLD
Website
translink.com.au
Train from Nambour, platform 1 to Eagle Junction, platform 3
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8 - $11
Schedules at
translink.com.au
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 Nambour to Rockhampton
Ave. Duration
11 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$50 - $95
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Greyhound.com.au
Saver
$50 - $80
Flexifare
$65 - $95
Premier Motor Service
Website
premierms.com.au
Bus from Cooroy to Rockhampton George Street
Ave. Duration
10 h 20 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$60 - $85
Schedules at
premierms.com.au
Bus Queensland
Phone
1300 287 537
Website
busqldoutback.com.au
Bus from Biloela to Rockhampton
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$25 - $40
Schedules at
busqldoutback.com.au
Book at
busqldoutback.com.au

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Nambour to Rockhampton train services, operated by Queensland Rail Travel, arrive at Rockhampton station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Nambour to Rockhampton is 517 km. It takes approximately 7 h 7 min to drive from Nambour to Rockhampton.

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

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There are 58+ hotels available in Rockhampton. Prices start at $60 USD per night.

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