Duration 1h 51m
Distance 166 km
Average price $75
Nearby airports 5 found

Closest airports to Rainbow Beach

The nearest airport to Rainbow Beach is Hervey Bay (HVB). However, there are better options for getting to Rainbow Beach. Greyhound Australia operates a bus from Brisbane to Rainbow Beach once daily. Tickets cost $50 - $80 and the journey takes 5h. Premier Motor Service also services this route once daily.

Recommended airport

Brisbane (BNE)

  1. Brisbane
  2. Rainbow Beach
6h 24m
$54 - $101
Other nearby airports

Gold Coast (OOL)

  1. Robina station, platform 2
  2. Brisbane Roma Street
  3. Cooroy
  4. Rainbow Beach
8h 37m
$56 - $101

Maroochydore (MCY)

  1. Sunshine Coast Airport
  2. Noosa Heads Junction
  3. Rainbow Beach
4h 38m
$31 - $56

Hervey Bay (HVB)

  1. Hervey Bay
  2. Rainbow Beach
1h 51m
$53 - $82

Ballina (BNK)

  1. Byron Bay Interchange, Stand C
  2. Brisbane
  3. Rainbow Beach
10h 10m
$59 - $135

Frequently asked questions

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The nearest airport to Rainbow Beach is Hervey Bay (HVB) Airport which is 68.1 km away. Other nearby airports include Maroochydore (MCY) (78.1 km), Brisbane (BNE) (166.4 km), Gold Coast (OOL) (255.1 km) and Ballina (BNK) (329.5 km).

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It takes 6h 24m to get from Rainbow Beach to Brisbane (BNE) Airport.

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We recommend flying to Brisbane (BNE) Airport, which is 166.4 km away from Rainbow Beach. The bus via Roma Street station, platform 4 from Brisbane (BNE) to Rainbow Beach takes 6h 24m.

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There are 12+ hotels available in Rainbow Beach. Prices start at $125 AUD per night.

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