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

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Train  •  7 h 5 min

  1. Tilt Train / ...

$69 - $96

Cheapest option

Bus  •  9 h 25 min

  1. Gx443

$50 - $90

5 alternative options

Drive  •  7 h 12 min

  1. 320.6 miles

$45 - $70

Bus, train to Brisbane, fly to Rockhampton  •  7 h 47 min

  1. BNE - ROK

$100 - $327

Bus, train to Brisbane, fly to Gladstone, train  •  8 h 49 min

  1. BNE - GLT

$150 - $373

Bus, bus to Gold Coast, fly to Rockhampton  •  8 h 5 min

  1. OOL - ROK

$230 - $1,964

Bus, train to Brisbane, fly to Biloela  •  9 h 55 min

  1. BNE - ZBL

$201 - $395

Questions & Answers

The distance between Noosa Heads and Rockhampton is 425 km. The road distance is 513 km.

The cheapest way to get from Noosa Heads to Rockhampton is to drive which costs $60 - $90 and takes 7 h 12 min.

The quickest way to get from Noosa Heads to Rockhampton is to train which takes 7 h 5 min and costs $90 - $130.

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Noosa Junction and arriving at Rockhampton. Services depart once daily. The journey takes approximately 9 h 25 min.

It takes approximately 7 h 5 min to get from Noosa Heads to Rockhampton, including transfers.

What companies run services between Noosa Heads, QLD, Australia and Rockhampton, QLD, Australia?

Queensland Rail Travel operates a train from Noosa Heads to Rockhampton twice daily. Tickets cost $65 - $90 and the journey takes 5 h 32 min. Alternatively, Greyhound Australia operates a bus from Noosa Heads to Rockhampton once daily. Tickets cost $50 - $90 and the journey takes 9 h 25 min.

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
Jetgo Australia
Website
jetgo.com
Flights from Gold Coast to Rockhampton
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$80 - $600
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 Cooroy to Rockhampton
Ave. Duration
5 h 32 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$65 - $90
Schedules at
queenslandrailtravel.com.au
Train from Gladstone to Rockhampton
Ave. Duration
1 h 13 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$18 - $26
Schedules at
queenslandrailtravel.com.au
TRANSLink QLD
Website
translink.com.au
Train from Nambour, platform 3 to Eagle Junction, platform 3
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Schedules at
translink.com.au
Bus operators
Greyhound Australia
Phone
1300 473946
Website
greyhound.com.au
Bus from Noosa Junction to Rockhampton
Ave. Duration
9 h 25 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$50 - $90
Schedules at
Greyhound.com.au
Book at
Greyhound.com.au
Saver
$50 - $75
Flexifare
$60 - $90
Bus from Noosa Junction to Brisbane
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$11 - $28
Schedules at
Greyhound.com.au
Book at
Greyhound.com.au
Saver
$11 - $17
Flexifare
$20 - $28
TRANSLink QLD
Website
translink.com.au
Bus from Sunshine Beach Rd at Noosa Plaza to Nambour station
Ave. Duration
1 h 11 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$6 - $8
Schedules at
jp.translink.com.au
Byron Easybus
Website
byronbayshuttle.com.au
Bus from Brisbane Roma St Bus Stop to Gold Coast Airport
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$27 - $35
Schedules at
byronbayshuttle.com.au
Bus Queensland
Phone
1300 287 537
Website
busqldoutback.com.au
Bus from Biloela to Rockhampton
Ave. Duration
2 h 26 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$27 - $40
Schedules at
busqldoutback.com.au
Book at
busqldoutback.com.au

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