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There are 2 ways to get from Rainbow Beach to Hervey Bay by bus or car

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Bus  •  2 h

  1. Take the bus from Rainbow Beach to Hervey Bay - Palace Hostel Gx440 / ...

$10 - $25

1 alternative option

Drive  •  2 h 8 min

  1. Drive from Rainbow Beach to Hervey Bay 80.8 miles

$11 - $17

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The cheapest way to get from Rainbow Beach to Hervey Bay is to drive which costs $16 - $24 and takes 2 h 8 min.

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The quickest way to get from Rainbow Beach to Hervey Bay is to bus which costs $14 - $35 and takes 2 h.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Rainbow Beach and arriving at Hervey Bay - Palace Hostel. Services depart three times a day, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 2 h.

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The distance between Rainbow Beach and Hervey Bay is 71 km. The road distance is 129.2 km.

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The best way to get from Rainbow Beach to Hervey Bay without a car is to bus which takes 2 h and costs $14 - $35.

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The bus from Rainbow Beach to Hervey Bay - Palace Hostel takes 2 h including transfers and departs three times a day.

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Rainbow Beach to Hervey Bay bus services, operated by Greyhound Australia, depart from Rainbow Beach station.

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Rainbow Beach to Hervey Bay bus services, operated by Greyhound Australia, arrive at Hervey Bay - Palace Hostel station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Rainbow Beach to Hervey Bay is 129 km. It takes approximately 2 h 8 min to drive from Rainbow Beach to Hervey Bay.

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There are 82+ hotels available in Hervey Bay. Prices start at $63 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Rainbow Beach to Hervey Bay.
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  • Distance: 44.6 miles
  • Duration: 2 h

What companies run services between Rainbow Beach, QLD, Australia and Hervey Bay, QLD, Australia?

Greyhound Australia operates a bus from Rainbow Beach to Hervey Bay twice daily. Tickets cost $10 - $25 and the journey takes 2 h. Premier Motor Service also services this route once daily.

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 Rainbow Beach to Hervey Bay - Palace Hostel
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$10 - $25
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Greyhound.com.au
Saver
$10 - $15
Flexifare
$18 - $25
Premier Motor Service
Phone
+61 2 4423 5233
Email
reservations@premierms.com.au
Website
premierms.com.au
Bus from Rainbow Beach to Hervey Bay
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$15 - $21
Website
Premier Motor Service

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