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Duration 1h 51m
Distance 166 km
Average price $70
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 $40 - $80 and the journey takes 4h 55m. Premier Motor Service also services this route once daily.

Recommended airport

Brisbane (BNE)

  1. Brisbane
  2. Rainbow Beach
6h 19m
$54 - $101
Other nearby airports

Gold Coast (OOL)

  1. Gold Coast Airport
  2. Brisbane
  3. Rainbow Beach
7h 10m
$72 - $125

Maroochydore (MCY)

  1. Sunshine Coast Airport
  2. Noosa Heads Junction
  3. Rainbow Beach
4h 38m
$29 - $51

Hervey Bay (HVB)

  1. Hervey Bay
  2. Rainbow Beach
1h 51m
$49 - $72

Gladstone (GLT)

  1. Gladstone
  2. Maryborough
  3. Rainbow Beach
8h 24m
$61 - $117

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) and Brisbane (BNE) (166.4 km).

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It takes 6h 19m 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 from Brisbane (BNE) to Rainbow Beach takes 6h 19m.

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There are 13+ hotels available in Rainbow Beach. Prices start at $150 AUD per night.

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